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Kiss Me, Kate

In Cole Porter’s sparkling 1948 musical, the warring lovers of The Taming of the Shrew are causing trouble both onstage and off. While putting on a musical version of...

Pretty Woman: The Musical

Previews begin July 20th Nederlander Theatre, 208 W. 41st St. Everyone wants a fairy tale romance. Based on the 1990 hit film starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere, Pretty...

What Does On Your Feet Say about Gloria Estefan and Immigrants?

Due to the current political climate, the Gloria Estefan musical On Your Feet may now be more relevant than ever. Following a nearly two-year run on Broadway, the national tour of...

Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax

Based on the book The Lorax by Dr. Seuss Adapted for the stage by David Greig Music and lyrics by Charlie Fink Directed by Max Webster Puppet design by Finn Caldwell and Nick...

Soft Power Is a Powerful New Musical Play that Makes Hillary Clinton a Showstopper

It may be your last chance to see Soft Power, the beautiful-but-complicated new East-West musical mash-up, before it’s Broadway-bound. It’s the morning after I saw the new...

NYC Theater’s Awards Season Heats up as Drama Desk Nominations Are Announced

Nominations were announced for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards on April 26 by Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars and Broadway veterans Jane Krakowski Tituss Burgess at...

Are You Still “Hopelessly Devoted” as Grease Turns 40?

The cultural phenomenon and second most successful movie musical of all time, Grease, is celebrating a big milestone with its new 40th Anniversary Edition, available as of April...

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Live Starring Rachel Bloom

The cast of CW’s award-winning musical dramedy “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” is taking their show on the road in this live tour. Join Rachel Bloom, the rest of the cast and the...

Will You Sink Your Teeth into Vampire-Themed Cinema Musical Wicked Clone?

Identical twin vampire sisters are taking center stage at the Davenport Theater in Wicked Clone. The duo, in previews as of March 1, will be played by Indiggo Twins Mihaela and...

Frozen

Previews begin February 22 Disney’s smash hit 2013 animated film musical about a lonely princess who ends up cursed with the ability to freeze everything she touches is almost...

The World’s A Circus for Jackman as P.T. Barnum in The Greatest Showman

Come one, come all! the big top comes to the silver screen in a musical adaptation of the life of P.T. Barnum titled The Greatest Showman. The film loosely follows Barnum’s life...

The Whistling Girl, a Dorothy Parker musical at Irish Arts Center

Irish Arts Center is proud to present The Whistling Girl, the U.S. premiere of the collaboration between Dublin-based composer/keyboardist Trevor Knight and jazz singer/actor...