Christopher Lloyd to Star in The Caucasian Chalk Circle


Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Greg Reiner, have announced that acclaimed film and television actor Christopher Lloyd, will star as Azdak in the company’s upcoming spring production of Bertolt Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle, to be directed by Brian Kulick, and featuring new music by Tony […]

Porgy and Bess to Close Early


The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, the Tony Award winning revival will close a bit earlier than expected. The production’s run, which was originally scheduled to run through September 30, at the Richard Rodgers Theatre has been cut short by one week and will now close September 23. Porgy and Bess is directed by […]

‘The Last Smoker in America’ begins off Broadway Performances


The raucous, irreverent, and unfiltered new Off-Broadway musical comedy The Last Smoker in America, with book and lyrics by Tony Award Nominee Bill Russell (Side Show) and music by Drama Desk Nominee Peter Melnick (Adrift in Macao), with direction by Tony Award winning producer and director Andy Sandberg (Hair; Gore Vidal’s The Best […]

Tony Winner Audra McDonald Put on Vocal Rest Through July 3

Audra McDonald Tony Awards

Five-time Tony Award winning actress Audra McDonald has been put on complete vocal rest under doctor’s orders and will not perform with the Tony Award winning Broadway revival of Porgy and Bess until July 3. “As a result of performing with a respiratory infection last week, her vocal cords have become inflamed to […]

Two-Disc Porgy and Bess Cast Album Released May 22


PS Classics released the two-disc Broadway revival cast recording of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, featuring four-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald and Norm Lewis, May 22. The album was recorded March 26 and 27, not the originally planned March 12 and 13 due to McDonald’s reported sinus infection. The Gershwins’ Porgy and […]

Porgy and Bess, featuring Audra McDonald, will record cast album


We can look forward to a spring release for the cast recording of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess. PS Classics has announced that they will record a two-disc album of the New Broadway Cast Recording on March 12th and 13th. The official release date for the album is May 8th, however they will […]