Topics :: Broadway

Jane Lynch, Sting, Patti LuPone and More Fill the Gershwin for LGBTI Benefit

By Brian Scott Lipton | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
Inspiration, tears, laughter, and song came together on Monday, September 15 as over 1000 peoplefilled Broadway's Gershwin Theater for "Uprising of Love",a benefit concert that shone the spotlight on the need for Global Equality for LGBTI people.

Jane Lynch to Host LGBTI Benefit Concert Featuring Sting and Patti LuPone

By EDGE | Thursday Sep 11, 2014
Jane Lynch returns to the Broadway stage for one night only as she hosts "Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality" featuring the talents of Sting, Patti LuPone, Billy Porter and Chely Wright.

Broadway Backdown: Lights to Dim for Joan Rivers Tonight

By Bobby McGuire | Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
Following an outcry of outrage, The Broadway League has reversed its decision not to dim the lights on Broadway tonight in tribute to Joan Rivers.

Decision Not to Dim Broadway's Lights for Rivers Has Many Seeing Red

By Bobby McGuire | Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
The decision to not dim the lights on theater marquees Monday to pay tribute to the life of Joan Rivers, a decision made by Broadway League execs, is causing a rift in an industry that has long prided itself on being a community rather than a business.

Nothing Like a Dame

By Michael Cox | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
You'll never cease to be surprised or delighted by the interviews with 20 carefully selected women of Broadway that this book features.

Broadway Sleeps Under the Stars to Raise Funds for Covenant House

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
On Sunday, August 17, The Covenant House will hold the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition, where Members of the Broadway community will sleep on the streets to raise much-needed funds for homeless youth.

Kyle Dean Massey Puts the 'Pip' in Pippin

By Brian Scott Lipton | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
The oohs, the aahs, the screams begin for Kyle Dean Massey the second he takes center stage as the title character of the long-running Broadway revival of the musical "Pippin" at the Music Box Theatre.

First Look: Disney's 'Into the Woods' Trailer Released

By EDGE | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
The trailer for Disney's long awaited screen adaptation of the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine 1987 Broadway classic "Into the Woods" was released today offering fans of the dark fairy tale inspired musical a first glimpse at the movie

Broadway to Dim Its Lights in Memory of Elaine Stritch

By EDGE | Friday Jul 18, 2014
The Broadway community mourns the loss of actress and singer Elaine Stritch, who passed away today at age 89. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory tomorrow night, Friday, July 18th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute.

Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

By EDGE | Thursday Jul 17, 2014
Broadway legend Elaine Stritch, the symbol to many of the durability of old show business grit, died Thursday at her home in her native Michigan. She was 89.