Tickets and discounts

Be sure to check out our exhaustive list of all the ways you can see current Broadway musicals on the cheap! Rather than making this a regular blog post, I decided to add it as a page so that you can access it easily at any time (from the nav on the right labeled "Tickets…

Hey Gleeks – you can now preorder the 1st season DVD of Glee!

Alright, it's not truly musical theater, but enough Gleeks are musical theater geeks that I thought it worth sharing on the blog here: the DVD for the 1st season of Glee, the fantastic Fox show starring Broadway favorites Matthew Morrison (South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza, Hairspray, The Rocky Horror Show, Footloose) and Lea…

The Phantom sequel, Love Never Dies, will officially open in London on Mar 9 and on Broadway on Nov 11

Andrew Lloyd Webber's sequel to Phantom of the Opera, Love Never Dies, has just announced opening dates. The production will premiere at London's Adelphi Theatre on March 9, 2010, followed by a Broadway November 11 opening, and an Australian premiere in 2011. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater (Sister Act, The…

Memphis: A good time at the theater (A guest review by Peter Duchan)

If you're looking for a good time at the theater, Memphis may be just the show for you. This slick and mostly entertaining new musical from the team that brought you The Toxic Avenger, centers on Huey Calhoun, a ne'er-do-well high school drop out who discovers his calling in promoting the rhythm and blues music…

American Idiot needs to come to Broadway … please? (Check out the video trailer!)

There is so much buzz about the production of Green Day's American Idiot at Berkley Rep, a production boasting a Broadway-studded creative team and cast. They've already extended their run and are nearly sold out for the new dates ... I can only hope they're headed to the Great White Way soon. Check out the…

In the works: A stage musical version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

According to the BBC, Sam Mendes and Caro Newling are producing a stage version of Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." The musical will feature a book by David Greig and a score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray). Dates, a creative team and casting has not yet been announced.

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical is headed for Broadway

The Palace Theatre's production of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical, written by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott, is apparently headed to Broadway on March 6, 2011. Based on the movie of the same name, this is the story of three drag queens who hop aboard a bus named Priscilla with some fantastic dresses…