Stories tagged: broadway
UPDATED: Sun., May 5, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
The Tony-nominated actor grew up wanting to be just like his dad, Robert, who taught drama at the former Holy Names College and Eastern Washington State College.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
The new musical, a retelling of the Greek story of Orpheus and Eurydice, leads all shows with 14 nominations, including four acting nods.
Sun., April 21, 2019, 3:27 p.m.
Spokane is about 3,000 miles away from Broadway, the world-renowned theater district in the heart of Manhattan. But that hasn’t meant that local performers have found steady work and success …
Sun., April 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
As a child in Spokane, Sophia Anne Caruso dreamed of being a leading lady in a Broadway musical. Now 17, and with “Beetlejuice” set to open this week, her dream …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 2:22 p.m.
“Broadway, Beat by Beat” will be performed Friday through Sunday on the Margot and Robert Ogden Main Stage.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 3 p.m.
Ever since the historical musical “Hamilton” began its march to near-universal infatuation, one group has noticeably withheld its applause – historians. Many academics argue the portrait of Alexander Hamilton, the …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5 p.m.
After more than 21 years on Broadway, three U.S. national tours, long runs in London, Hamburg, Tokyo and Madrid, and an international touring company, there have been a lot of …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Tributes from stars like Kristin Chenoweth and Bette Midler poured in to honor the life and career of Carol Channing, the three-time Tony Award-winning musical comedy star who delighted American …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Lin-Manuel Miranda reprised his lead role in the hit musical “Hamilton” on Friday night to start a two-week run in Puerto Rico expected to raise thousands of dollars for artists …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 3 p.m.
Ladies and gentlemen, start your weeping. “The Notebook,” Nicholas Sparks’ beloved romance novel, is getting a Broadway adaptation, with music and lyrics by singer-songwriter Ingrid Michaelson.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
Hours before NBC News gave Megyn Kelly’s morning show the ax, her “Today” show predecessors Tamron Hall and Al Roker reunited Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 1:37 p.m.
Playwright Neil Simon, a master of comedy whose laugh-filled hits such as “The Odd Couple,” “Barefoot in the Park” and his “Brighton Beach” trilogy dominated Broadway for decades, has died. …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
Rosie O’Donnell and cast members from some of Broadway’s biggest musicals plan to serenade President Donald Trump on Monday – but from outside the White House in protest.
Tue., June 19, 2018, 2:46 p.m.
A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 11:21 a.m.
Maxwell made her Broadway debut as an understudy in the 1989 production of the musical “City of Angels.”
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 2:14 p.m.
The year on Broadway has come to a very sparkly end for theater producers as many shows recorded their most profitable weeks ever despite theater-goers facing bitter cold and some …
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Finding his voice for each character, whether it’s the Italian-flavored “The Big Night,” or a space alien in “Men in Black,” is one of the first things Tony Shaloub works …
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 10:12 a.m.
Springsteen performs 15 songs during the show but also tells stories about growing up. Tickets for the sold-out show, which runs through early February, are reselling for more than $1,000.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
Springsteen becomes the latest and biggest artist in years to book a Broadway concert, a list that includes Il Divo, Barry Manilow, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and The …
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
The Academy Award-winning director of “Bowling for Columbine” will perform the one-man show “The Terms of My Surrender” at the Belasco Theatre starting July 28 for 12 weeks.
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Anna and Elsa will be played by Patti Murin and Cassie Levy. Levy has starred on Broadway in “Ghost,” “Wicked” and the 2014 revival of “Les Miserables,” while Murin starred …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 10 a.m.
“Come From Away” is based on the real-life story of how the tiny Canadian town of Gander, Newfoundland, took in and comforted thousands of stranded air passengers on 9/11, when …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
The first King George III from “Hamilton” is ready to put on his crown again.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
The singer-songwriter of “Brave” and “Love Song” will make her Broadway acting debut on March 31 in the lead role of Jenna Hunterson. She’ll be in the show for 10 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4 p.m.
Broadway welcomed a new theater Wednesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Jake Gyllenhaal.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Broadway star Jennifer Holliday has backed out as a performer at next week’s presidential inaugural following protests from her gay and black fans, further dimming the event’s already low celebrity …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 9 p.m.
Actor George S. Irving, who won a Tony Award starring with Debbie Reynolds in the musical “Irene” and appeared in the original Broadway production of “Oklahoma,” died Monday at age …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
If Donald Trump is waiting for an apology from the cast of “Hamilton,” he will have to continue to wait.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 10:07 a.m.
President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday demanded an apology from the “Hamilton” cast member who gave Mike Pence an onstage earful about equality.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, noon
Coeur d’Alene stage producer Laura Little is part of the team behind “Come From Away,” a popular musical about what happened after 38 commercial flights were diverted to a remote …