Mr. Saturday Night’s 74 year young Billy Crystal will end his run on Broadway at the Nederlander Theatre on Sept. 4. The show written by Crystal with Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel, directed by John Rando, also includes the talents of composer Jason Robert Brown and lyricist Amanda Green. Billy Crystal leaves on an upbeat “joyous experience.”
Erich Bergen will join the company of Chicago as Billy Flynn August 1 thru Sept. 11 at the Ambassador Theatre.
Funny Girl, with its myriad of issues, now sees Beanie Feldstein having cancelled weekend performances because of Tonsillitis. Julie Benko filled in once again. Feel better Beanie!
Producers Lia Vollack Productions and The Estate of Michael Jackson, announced that, beginning tomorrow at 10:00am ET, a new block of tickets will be available for performances through Sunday, April 9, 2023. MJ is directed and choregraphed by two-time Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon, with a book written by two-time Pulitzer Prize® winner Lynn Nottage. MJ is the winner of four 2022 Tony Awards, including Best Leading Actor in a Musical (Myles Frost)and Best Choreography.Tickets are available at the Neil Simon box office and at www.ticketmaster.com.
Bryant Park is back with Broadway cast performances including A Strange Loop, Wicked, Stomp The Lion King, Chicago, Phantom of the Opera and Six – Thursdays in August.
Across the Pond: The King and I embarks on a U.K. tour launching January 2023 directed by Bartlett Sher. Phantom of the Opera will be performed in Mandarin for the first time in China in 2023.