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Adam Jacobs Will Reprise His Star Turn as Aladdin in the Disney Musical's National Tour

Adam Jacobs Will Reprise His Star Turn as Aladdin in the Disney Musical's National Tour

Adam Jacobs will ride his magic carpet across the country. The star of Broadway’s Aladdin is set to reprise his role as the titular street urchin-turned-prince in the Disney musical’s national tour. Performances will kick off on April 11 at Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre. Additional casting for the tour will be announced at a later date.

Jacobs takes his final ...

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The Tony Awards Will Return to Radio City Music Hall This Year

The Tony Awards Will Return to Radio City Music Hall This Year

The Tony Awards will return to the big room! The 71st annual ceremony will take place at Radio City Music Hall, airing live on CBS on Sunday, June 11.

Last year’s Tony Awards ceremony was held at the Beacon Theatre due to scheduling conflicts at Radio City, where the Rockettes were preparing for their new show New York Spectacular. The Tonys ...

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Complete Cast Set for Broadway Return of Miss Saigon

Complete Cast Set for Broadway Return of Miss Saigon

The cast is now complete for the Broadway return of Miss Saigon. Performances will begin on March 1 at the Broadway Theatre (the original home of the musical’s 1991 New York premiere). Opening night is set for March 23.

As previously announced, the Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg musical will star Eva Noblezada as Kim, Jon Jon Briones as the ...

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La La Land Dominates 2017 Golden Globe Awards, Including Win for Broadway Composers Benj Pasek & Justin Paul

La La Land Dominates 2017 Golden Globe Awards, Including Win for Broadway Composers Benj Pasek & Justin Paul

Great news for “musical theater nerds everywhere" and anyone who has an aunt who used to live in Paris. La La Land celebrated a record-breaking sweep at the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards on January 8, earning trophies for all seven categories it received a nomination, including Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.

Tony nominees Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, whose ...

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Jimmy Buffett's Escape to Margaritaville Musical Adds Two More Cities Before Broadway Engagement

Jimmy Buffett's Escape to Margaritaville Musical Adds Two More Cities Before Broadway Engagement

The Jimmy Buffett musical Escape to Margaritaville has added engagements in New Orleans and Houston to its roster before bringing cheeseburgers and paradise to Broadway. As previously announced, the new show will make its world premiere at California’s La Jolla Playhouse in May and play Chicago’s Oriental Theatre in November. A Broadway opening is slated for spring 2018.

Following the ...

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History Has Its Eyes on You! Joshua Henry, Michael Luwoye & Rory O'Malley Will Lead the Hamilton Tour

History Has Its Eyes on You! Joshua Henry, Michael Luwoye & Rory O'Malley Will Lead the Hamilton Tour

It's time for them to take their shot! Tony nominee Joshua Henry, Michael Luwoye and Tony nominee Rory O'Malley will headline the touring production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical Hamilton. The trio take on the roles of Aaron Burr, Alexander Hamilton and King George III, respectively. The national tour of the tuner will begin performances on March 10 at the ...

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The King Returns! Tony Award-Winning The Lion King Opens in New Orleans

The King Returns! Tony Award-Winning The Lion King Opens in New Orleans

It’s time to take your place in the circle of life. The national tour of The Lion King opens in New Orleans on January 4. The Disney musical will play the Saenger Theatre through January 29.

A lively stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning animated film, The Lion King is the story of Simba, a young lion prince born into ...

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The Great Comet's Josh Groban Named Broadway.com Star of the Year for 2016!

The Great Comet's Josh Groban Named Broadway.com Star of the Year for 2016!

Raise a glass of vodka to Josh Groban! After an intense few days of voting, you have made the crooner your 2016 Broadway.com Star of the Year. A man of his word, Groban made his long-awaited Main Stem debut this fall, headlining Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812. Eight times a week he transforms himself into the ...

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Miracle of Miracles! Fiddler on the Roof Will Launch National Tour in 2018

Miracle of Miracles! Fiddler on the Roof Will Launch National Tour in 2018

How much more can we be joyful? The Tony-nominated revival of Fiddler on the Roof will launch a national tour in the fall of 2018. The Broadway production, which stars six-time Tony nominee Danny Burstein as Tevye, will end its run on December 31. Casting and exact cities and dates for the touring production will be announced at a later ...

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You Can Dance, You Can Jive! Tickets Now on Sale for Mamma Mia! Farewell Tour in New Orleans

You Can Dance, You Can Jive! Tickets Now on Sale for Mamma Mia! Farewell Tour in New Orleans

Get ready to unleash your inner dancing queen! Tickets for the farewell tour of Mamma Mia! are now on sale for the show’s engagement in New Orleans. The musical featuring the hit songs of ABBA will open on June 6 at the Saenger Theatre and close on June 11, 2017.

Mamma Mia! tells the story of a bride-to-be who never ...

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