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Broadway Revival of Of Mice & Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd, Heads to the Big Screen

Broadway Revival of Of Mice & Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd, Heads to the Big Screen

Get ready for George, Lennie and the rest of the gang on the big screen. The Broadway revival of John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, starring James Franco, Chris O’Dowd, Leighton Meester and Jim Norton, will be filmed during its final weeks of performances at the Longacre Theatre for a broadcast by the U.K.'s National Theatre Live. This ...

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Thank You to All My (Adjective) Fans! See the 2014 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Winners Accept Their Trophies

Thank You to All My (Adjective) Fans! See the 2014 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Winners Accept Their Trophies

What's the best part of an awards show? The speeches, of course! Here are all the 2014 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winners delivering their fill-in-the-blank speeches to you, their adoring fans! 

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Happy Opening to Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O’Dowd!

Happy Opening to Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O’Dowd!

The Broadway revival of Of Mice and Men opens on April 16 at the Longacre Theatre. Helmed by Anna D. Shapiro, the stage adaptation of the classic John Steinbeck novella stars James Franco, Chris O’Dowd and Leighton Meester, each making their Great White Way debuts. To celebrate, Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson penned this portrait of Broadway’s favorites ...

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Hello, Broadway! Of Mice and Men's James Franco, Chris O’Dowd & Leighton Meester Take Their First Bows

Hello, Broadway! Of Mice and Men's James Franco, Chris O’Dowd & Leighton Meester Take Their First Bows
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James Franco, Chris O’Dowd and Leighton Meester take their very first Broadway bows after the first performance of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men on March 19, 2014 at the Longacre Theatre.

Full Cast & Creative Team Announced for Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd on Broadway

Full Cast & Creative Team Announced for Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd on Broadway

The full cast and creative team has been announced for Of Mice and Men on Broadway, starring the previously reported James Franco and Chris O’Dowd. Ron Cephas Jones, Alex Morf, Joel Marsh Garland, James McMenamin and Jim Ortlieb will all board the new mounting of the John Steinbeck classic. The show begins performances March 19 at the Longacre Theatre ...

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Get a First Look at Ranch Hands James Franco & Chris O’Dowd in New Poster For Broadway’s Of Mice and Men

Get a First Look at Ranch Hands James Franco & Chris O’Dowd in New Poster For Broadway’s Of Mice and Men

Broadway is betting the farm on screen stars James Franco and Chris O’Dowd! The Hollywood pair will make their Broadway debuts in John Steinbeck’s beloved drama Of Mice and Men this spring, and Entertainment Weekly has a first look at the two new buddies together for the first time in the production’s new poster. Franco (George) and O’Dowd (Lennie) will be ...

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Tony Winner Jim Norton Joins the Cast of Broadway's Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd

Tony Winner Jim Norton Joins the Cast of Broadway's Of Mice and Men, Starring James Franco & Chris O'Dowd

Jim Norton is the first Great White Way favorite to join the starry cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men. The Tony winner will play Candy, the old handyman who's left with only one hand after an accident, in the production. Starring James Franco, Chris O'Dowd and Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester, Of Mice ...

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Conor McPherson's The Night Alive, Starring Ciaran Hinds & Jim Norton, Extends Off-Broadway

Conor McPherson's The Night Alive, Starring Ciaran Hinds & Jim Norton, Extends Off-Broadway

This Night isn't coming to an end just yet! Atlantic Theater Company's American premiere presentation of Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive has extended its off-Broadway run at the Linda Gross Theatre through February 2, 2014. The show was initially scheduled to run through January 26. Directed by McPherson, The Night Alive stars Tony winner Jim Norton (The Mystery of Edwin ...

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The Night Alive, Starring Ciaran Hinds, Lights Up Atlantic Theater Company on Opening Night

The Night Alive, Starring Ciaran Hinds, Lights Up Atlantic Theater Company on Opening Night
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A new play by Conor McPherson is always an event, and the Irish-born playwright’s latest drama about Dublin strivers, The Night Alive, has landed at Atlantic Theater Company after an acclaimed run at London’s Donmar Warehouse. Set in the squalid living room of a handyman named Tommy (Ciaran Hinds), the play features Tony winner Jim Norton and is directed by ...

Wake Up! Donmar Transfer of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Opens Off-Broadway

Wake Up! Donmar Transfer of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Opens Off-Broadway

The American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Tony nominee Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive opens December 12 off-Broadway. Directed by the playwright, the show will have a limited nine-week engagement at the Atlantic Theater Company’s Linda Gross Theater, playing through January 26, 2014. Opening night is set for December 12.

The complete London cast are on board ...

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Donmar Transfer of Tony Nominee Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Starts Performances Off-Broadway

Donmar Transfer of Tony Nominee Conor McPherson's The Night Alive Starts Performances Off-Broadway

The American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Tony nominee Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive begins previews off-Broadway on November 30. Directed by the playwright, the show will have a limited nine-week engagement at the Atlantic Theater Company’s Linda Gross Theater, playing through January 26, 2014. Opening night is set for December 12.

The complete London cast are ...

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Tickets Now Available for the Off-Broadway Transfer of the Donmar’s The Night Alive

Tickets Now Available for the Off-Broadway Transfer of the Donmar’s The Night Alive

Tickets are now on sale for the American premiere of the Donmar Warehouse production of Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive. Directed by the playwright, the show will have a limited nine-week engagement at the Atlantic Theater Company’s Linda Gross Theater, beginning previews on November 30 and playing through January 26, 2014. Opening night is set for December 12.

The complete ...

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Going for 2013 Tony Gold! Handicapping the Race for Best Actor in a Musical

Going for 2013 Tony Gold! Handicapping the Race for Best Actor in a Musical

It's Tony time on Broadway, and as always, we can't stop thinking about who'll be going for the gold on June 9! In anticipation of the 2013 nominations, which will be announced on April 30, we're clocking 14 of the top races. Take a look at our forecast, including frontrunners, hopefuls and a “shout out” to one performer or show ...

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Conor McPherson's The Weir and The Night Alive to Play Donmar; Brian Cox, Ciaran Hinds, Jim Norton to Star

Conor McPherson's The Weir and The Night Alive to Play Donmar; Brian Cox, Ciaran Hinds, Jim Norton to Star

Brian Cox, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof's Ciaran Hinds, Tony winner Jim Norton and more complete the casts of Conor McPherson’s The Weir and the world premiere of The Night Alive at London’s Donmar Warehouse.

First up is The Weir, starring Cox as Jack, Risteard Cooper as Finbar, Dervla Kirwan as Valerie, Peter McDonald as Brendan and Ardal ...

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Music Video Exclusive! Check Out Andy Karl’s Red-Hot Edwin Drood Rap 'Bustle Fluffah'

Music Video Exclusive! Check Out Andy Karl’s Red-Hot Edwin Drood Rap 'Bustle Fluffah'

Attention, Droodies and Ed-Heads: we've got a big gift from the cast of Edwin Drood, just in time for the holidays!

Cast member Andy Karl has assembled the rest of the all-star company of the raucous revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood for “Bustle Fluffah,” a brand new music video that would almost certainly make Charles Dickens boogie ...

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Step Behind the Scenes With Stephanie J. Block, Chita Rivera & More at the Edwin Drood Recording Session

Step Behind the Scenes With Stephanie J. Block, Chita Rivera & More at the Edwin Drood Recording Session
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One of the most exciting tasks for any Broadway company is stepping into the recording studio and preserve their show for posterity! That’s exactly what the talented cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood did at Kaufman Astoria Studios on December 10, when the group of esteemed veterans (including Chita Rivera and Jim Norton) and bona fide Broadway stars (like ...

What’s Driving Audiences Wild? The Stars of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Share Their Opening Night Suspicions

What’s Driving Audiences Wild? The Stars of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Share Their Opening Night Suspicions

Audiences are all abuzz about the raucous new revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood, so we asked Chita Rivera, Stephanie J. Block and the rest of the cast to help us investigate why this screwball musical comedy is making such a splash on Broadway.

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Chita Rivera, Stephanie J. Block and the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Dress to Kill on Opening Night

Chita Rivera, Stephanie J. Block and the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Dress to Kill on Opening Night
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Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood is a starry Broadway affair that invites audiences to interact with the actors of the show-within-a-show, even allowing the crowd to vote for the musical’s ending! A slew of stars signed up to do some sleuthing on opening night at Studio 54—and, of course, to lend some shiny support to ...

Whodunit?! Squigs Sketches the Sneaky Suspect Line-Up in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Whodunit?! Squigs Sketches the Sneaky Suspect Line-Up in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Charles Dickens may have died before finishing his novel The Mystery of Edwin Drood, but the cast of Rupert Holmes’ screwball musical is bringing the story to a giddy resolution every night in Roundabout Theatre Company’s starry revival. Broadway.com’s resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson brought Drood’s colorful cast of characters to life, which makes it all the easier ...

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Opens on Broadway

The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Opens on Broadway

The madcap musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood officially opens at Broadway's Studio 54 on November 13. The first-ever Broadway revival of the Tony-winning musical is set to run through February 10, 2013. Scott Ellis directs Rupert Holmes’ interactive comedy, which is based on unfinished Charles Dickens novel of the same name. 

Set in an English music hall, The ...

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Snag a Fetching First Look at Chita Rivera and the Cheerful Company of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Snag a Fetching First Look at Chita Rivera and the Cheerful Company of The Mystery of Edwin Drood
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Imagine yourself in a Victorian music hall, decked out in Christmas fashion, awaiting a performance (from London’s greatest actors, no less) of Charles Dickens’ famously unfinished novel, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Such is the scene at Studio 54, where Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Drood is driving audiences wild with its madcap comedy and the cast’s crazy antics. Check ...

See Video Footage of the Wacky, Wild Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

See Video Footage of the Wacky, Wild Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Audiences are rolling in the aisles nightly at the madcap musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood, a new revival of the 1985 Tony winner. Catch stars Stephanie J. Block, Chita Rivera, Will Chase and more in action as they solve this kooky mystery!

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Murderous Musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Begins Broadway Run

Murderous Musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Starring Stephanie J. Block and Chita Rivera, Begins Broadway Run

Preview performances begin on October 19 for The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the first Broadway revival of Rupert Holmes’ Tony-winning 1985 musical. Opening night is scheduled for November 13 at Studio 54. Directed by Scott Ellis, the production will play a limited engagement through February 10, 2013.

The Mystery of Edwin Drood stars Stephanie J. Block as Edwin Drood, two-time ...

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Meet Your Murder Suspects! The Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Greets the Press

Meet Your Murder Suspects! The Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Greets the Press
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A star-studded revival of Rupert Holmes' The Mystery of Edwin Drood begins previews at Studio 54 on October 19, and the cast is raring to find out just how the show will end! Audience votes determine the outcome of this Broadway mystery, and the show's cast members—including Chita Rivera, Stephanie J. Block, Will Chase and Andy Karl—are eager to ...

Stephanie J. Block, Chita Rivera and More Show Off Their Fancy Fashion for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Stephanie J. Block, Chita Rivera and More Show Off Their Fancy Fashion for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Chita Rivera and Stephanie J. Block lead an all-star cast in the big Broadway musical whodunit, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Broadway.com got a special first look at the stars in full costume—including some you may not even recognize!

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