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Tim Curry Will Do the Time Warp Again! Original Star Tapped for Fox's Rocky Horror

Tim Curry Will Do the Time Warp Again! Original Star Tapped for  Fox's Rocky Horror

Can this cast get any better? Tim Curry, the original Dr. Frank-N-Furter, has been enlisted for Fox’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show TV remake. The Wrap reports that the three-time Tony nominee will appear as the Criminologist Narrator; as previously reported, Laverne Cox is set to take on his former role.

Curry made his Broadway debut in 1975's The Rocky ...

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Satisfied? NBC Would Like to Bring Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton to the Screen

Satisfied? NBC Would Like to Bring Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton to the Screen

What comes next for Hamilton? Well, NBC would like to do a screen adaptation of the Broadway megahit. "I think sure, we'd love to be able to film Hamilton in some capacity but I think it would be years before they even look at a movie or any kind of film version of that show," said NBC Entertainment chairman ...

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Hot Patootie! Adam Lambert Joins Laverne Cox, Ryan McCartan & More for Fox's Rocky Horror

Hot Patootie! Adam Lambert Joins Laverne Cox, Ryan McCartan & More for Fox's Rocky Horror

Bless my soul, Adam Lambert will return to his musical theater roots! The American Idol runner-up has been tapped to take on the role of Eddie in Fox’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show TV remake, according to Deadline. The role was famously played by Meat Loaf in the original stage and screen adaptation.

Lambert joins a cast that includes the ...

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Geeks Take the Great White Way! Nerds Musical Will Make Spring Broadway Bow

Geeks Take the Great White Way! Nerds Musical Will Make Spring Broadway Bow

It’s been circling the Great White Way for some time, and it is now confirmed that Nerds, A Musical Dot-Comedy will upload to Broadway. Directed by Casey Hushion and choreographed by Josh Bergasse, the new tuner about tech legends Bill Gates and Steve Jobs is set to begin previews on March 31. Tickets are now on sale for the production ...

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Stage Adaptation of Disney's Freaky Friday to Make World Premiere at Signature Theatre, VA

Stage Adaptation of Disney's Freaky Friday to Make World Premiere at Signature Theatre, VA

We're totally freaking out right now! After receiving a developmental lab last year, Freaky Friday is officially heading to the stage thanks to those folks over at Disney Theatrical Productions (Aladdin, The Lion King)! Directed by Christopher Ashley, with choreography by Sergio Trujillo, the musical comedy will feature a book by Bridget Carpenter, and a score by the Tony-winning Next ...

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Broadway-Bound Saoirse Ronan, Tony Winners & More Among 2016 Oscar Nominees

Broadway-Bound Saoirse Ronan, Tony Winners & More Among 2016 Oscar Nominees

Saoirse Ronan has a Broadway debut to look forward to, but not before attending the 88th Academy Awards. The screen star, who will appear in Arthur Miller’s The Crucible later this season, picked up her second Oscar nomination on January 14 for her leading performance in Brooklyn.

Two Tony winners earned nods in Best Actor in a Leading Role: Bryan ...

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Run & Tell That! Hairspray Tapped as NBC's Next Live Telecast

Run & Tell That! Hairspray Tapped as NBC's Next Live Telecast

We can hear the bells…on NBC! The Peacock network may bring the 2002 Tony-winning musical Hairspray to the small screen as its 2016 live broadcast. According to multiple reports, the announcement was made by network honcho Bob Greenblatt at the Television Critics Association press tour.

The musical event would be the most contemporary choice from executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron ...

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Broadway Community Pays Respects, Shares Memories of the Late David Bowie, Dead at 69

Broadway Community Pays Respects, Shares Memories of the Late David Bowie, Dead at 69

Rock icon David Bowie died at the age of 69 on January 10, following a long battle with cancer. The boundary pusher and trailblazer of glam made a tremendous impact on artists of all mediums—theater included. Bowie performed on Broadway himself as a replacement headliner in The Elephant Man. In his final years, the ultimate multi-hyphenate also composed for the ...

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God Bless the Child & God Bless Audra: HBO's Lady Day, Starring Audra McDonald, Sets March Premiere Date

God Bless the Child & God Bless Audra: HBO's Lady Day, Starring Audra McDonald, Sets March Premiere Date

Get ready for Mama Broadway on the small screen! The previously announced HBO adaptation of Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, starring six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald as Billie Holiday, will premiere on March 12.

McDonald, who returns to Broadway this spring in Shuffle Along, Or, The Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed, won ...

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Believe! Tony Yazbeck Will Replace Matthew Morrison in Finding Neverland on Broadway

Believe! Tony Yazbeck Will Replace Matthew Morrison in Finding Neverland on Broadway

We bet his feet aren't touching the ground! After much speculation, Tony Yazbeck has been tapped to headline the Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning new musical Finding Neverland. The Tony nominee will begin performances as J.M. Barrie on January 26, taking over Matthew Morrison, who as previously reported, will depart the production on January 24.

Yazbeck received a 2015 ...

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