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More E! Than ESPN? Get the Lowdown on the Yankees with Our Handy Bronx Bombers Cheat Sheet

More E! Than ESPN? Get the Lowdown on the Yankees with Our Handy Bronx Bombers Cheat Sheet

So, you're about to see Bronx Bombers, the new play celebrating the storied history of the New York Yankees, but there's only one problem: You know absolutely nothing about baseball. Don't worry, theater fans, we’ve got you covered! Read below for a crash course on the legendary players featured in the new show—and would it ...

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Betrayal Exposed: How Harold Pinter’s Real-Life Affair Inspired an Illicit Love Triangle on Stage & Screen

Betrayal Exposed: How Harold Pinter’s Real-Life Affair Inspired an Illicit Love Triangle on Stage & Screen

Daniel CraigRachel Weisz and Rafe Spall are embroiled in a secret love triangle in the new Broadway revival of Betrayal, opening October 27 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Read below to find out how Harold Pinter’s real tryst inspired a play about infidelity and deception that great actors can't resist.


AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER
At a London ...

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Chart the History of John Grisham’s A Time to Kill, From Bestselling Novel to Broadway Thriller

Chart the History of John Grisham’s A Time to Kill, From Bestselling Novel to Broadway Thriller

A new stage adaptation of John Grisham's bestselling novel A Time to Kill has come to order on Broadway, starring Sebastian Arcelus as ambitious young lawyer Jake Brigance and John Douglas Thompson as Carl Lee Hailey, a man who takes the law into his own hands when a harrowing crime is committed against his daughter. Below, find out how ...

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Before A Night with Janis Joplin on Broadway, Learn 10 Fascinating Facts About the Rock 'n' Roll Icon

Before A Night with Janis Joplin on Broadway, Learn 10 Fascinating Facts About the Rock 'n' Roll Icon

Faster than you can say “Me & Bobby McGee,” A Night with Janis Joplin has blazed its way to Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, where the biographical musical open on October 10. Mary Bridget Davies stars as the legendary rock star, whose meteoric rise to fame and tragic death at age 27 made her an enduring icon. Joplin’s personal history is ...

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Take a Trip Through the Memory of Tennessee Williams and the All-American Classic The Glass Menagerie

Take a Trip Through the Memory of Tennessee Williams and the All-American Classic The Glass Menagerie

You know Tennessee Williams: the Mississippi-born writer whose father didn’t approve of him being an author; the ambling dreamer who went to three different colleges (gaining the nickname Tennessee at the University of Iowa); the renowned playwright who mirrored his family in the characters of his plays, perhaps most prominently in his early masterpiece The Glass Menagerie, which is ...

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The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish, From Tall Tale to Larger-Than-Life Broadway Musical

The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish, From Tall Tale to Larger-Than-Life Broadway Musical

The incredible tales of adventurer Edward Bloom are coming to life in Big Fish, a mythical new musical about a man with big dreams and even bigger stories. Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman, the show opens officially on October 6 at the Neil Simon Theatre. Read on to discover how Big Fish swam from the page to the big ...

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Love, Prayer, LSD and Nina Simone: Get to Know Soul Doctor’s Rock Star Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach

Love, Prayer, LSD and Nina Simone: Get to Know Soul Doctor’s Rock Star Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach

Broadway is opening its arms to Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, who changed the sound of Judaism in the 1960s with his guitar and original songs. In the new bio musical Soul Doctor, Eric Anderson takes audiences on a journey through Carlebach’s life, explaining how one man with a unique vision inspired people around the world. The musical is currently in ...

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Say What?! Sex, Drugs & Movie Stars: 20 Outrageous Quotes By and About I'll Eat You Last's Sue Mengers

Say What?! Sex, Drugs & Movie Stars: 20 Outrageous Quotes By and About I'll Eat You Last's Sue Mengers

In John Logan’s new Broadway solo play I’ll Eat You Last, the divine Bette Midler transforms herself into the late Hollywood super agent Sue Mengers. This titan of the 1970s boasted a client list that included Barbra Streisand, Cher, Steve McQueen, Candice Bergen, Joan Collins, Nick Nolte, Faye Dunaway and Burt Reynolds. After Tinseltown turned its back on ...

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Dangerous Game! How the Chilling Tale of Jekyll & Hyde Went From Literary Classic to Fan-Favorite Musical

Dangerous Game! How the Chilling Tale of Jekyll & Hyde Went From Literary Classic to Fan-Favorite Musical

Frank Wildhorn’s Jekyll & Hyde is bringing the famously dark hero back to Broadway this spring in a new production starring Tony nominee Constantine Maroulis. For a closer look at how this classic novel became a musical with an ardent fan base, read on!


A Novel Take on Good vs. Evil
In the late nineteenth century, Scottish author Robert Louis ...

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A Long Journey Home: The Trip to Bountiful’s Emotional Ride From Texas to Teleplay to Broadway

A Long Journey Home: The Trip to Bountiful’s Emotional Ride From Texas to Teleplay to Broadway

Horton Foote’s touching 1953 drama The Trip to Bountiful has returned to the Broadway stage, starring Oscar nominee Cicely Tyson as an elderly woman who longs to return to her hometown of Bountiful, Texas. Below, we chart the emotional journey of Bountiful from Foote’s childhood memories to TV, Broadway, a lauded film and now back to the Great ...

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