The Wiz

A Buzzworthy on Broadway News Roundup

January 21, 2016 // 2 Comments

It’s been an exciting couple of months on Broadway with more excitement on the way — A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder closed after a hugely successful run and Dames at Sea closed after a very paltry run, plus lots of fantastic shows opened on broadway to rave reviews! There have also been lots of announcements about shows that [...]

WAITRESS to Open; ON THE TOWN to Close; HAMILTON May Run Forever

August 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Rather than fill your feeds and inboxes with news just because it’s that time of the week, we’ve decided to make our Buzzworthy on Broadway coverage a when-there’s-news-to-share sort of affair. We’ll round up the biggest news items and gossip into one big post so you can be sure you’re fully in the know. Follow us on Twitter or [...]

Musicals Eyeing Broadway in 2016-17

June 17, 2015 // 5 Comments

Things have calmed down significantly now that Awards season is all wrapped up, but there have been plenty of workshops and buzz about the shows on the horizon. Here are some of the more talked about productions eyeing Broadway runs… American Psycho The Gist: A new musical from the writers of Spring Awakening and the TV show Glee, based on the [...]

Pop Singers and TV Dancing Stars are Taking Broadway by Storm

June 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Opening night for The Wiz, starring Ashanti The Wiz, directed by Thomas Kail, alongside his In the Heights collaborators, Andy Blankenbuehler (choreographer) and Alex Lacamoire (musical director) opens tonight at City Center. The production stars Ashanti as Dorothy, Orlando Jones at The Wiz, LaChanze as Glinda, Tichina Arnold as Evillene, Dawnn Lewis as [...]