`Chorus Line’ closing, `Spring’ awakening

Jun 04

News of Broadway just because: The revival of A Chorus Line will close Aug. 17 after 759 performances. The production, which had its premiere in San Francisco before heading to Broadway, recouped its costs in only 19 weeks. Fans shouldn’t mourn. The touring production lives on and will play July 8-27 at San Francisco’s Curran Theatre as part of the...

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[title of show] heads to broad-WAY!

Apr 05

OK, so that spunky little can-do musical [title of show] won’t be trying out in San Francisco before heading to Broadway. Our loss. But the show is actually heading to Broadway. Tickets go on sale April 21, and performances begin July 5 at the Lyceum Theatre. Those crazy kids with the video cameras have created an enjoyable [title of show] show episode about...

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Tony, Tony, Tony

May 15

Tony nominations were announced this morning, and to my great delight, Spring Awakening nabbed a leading 11 nominations, including two acting noms for Jonathan Groff (best actor in a musical) and John Gallagher Jr. (best featured actor in a musical). Grey Gardens received 10 nominations, including one for Christine Ebersole (best actress in a musical), whom many...

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Great `Blonde,’ `Spring Awakening’ footage

May 13

Can’t make it to Broadway to see Legally Blonde, The Musical? Well, make you way over to Broadwayworld.com for some EXTENSIVE footage from the show. You’ll feel satisfied. Click here. While we’re at it, you should also check out the Spring Awakening backstage tour conducted by star Jonathan Groff. Watch the tour, then watch the “bonus”...

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