PETER AND THE STARRRR CATCHER Celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day Sep 19


The producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time Tony Award-winning play by Rick Elice, will celebrate the 10th annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day on Wednesday, September 19th, with a special “Stache Day” in honor of their own pirate, Black Stache. On the morning of September 19th, the first 100 fans […]

Critics are hooked: Peter and the Starcatcher Review Round-Up


The imaginative new American play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up by Rick Elice, directed by Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 15. Peter and the Starcatcher, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, had its first run last March when it premiered […]

Rated P for Parenthood set to close April 8


Off Broadway musical comedy, Rated P for Parenthood, has announced its closing. The production will play its final performance on Sunday, April 8. Producers Andrew Asnes and Timothy Schmidt released a statement saying “despite positive response from critics and our audience, we’re in an extremely difficult environment right now, with price competition from […]

P is for Proposal: Surprise proposal at ‘Rated P for Parenthood’

photo by Mitchell Zotovich

Love is in house, upstairs at the Westside Theatre. Dellene Kornitsky got more than “a non-stop barrage of hearty laughs” at Rated P for Parenthood  last night. Audience member, David Troy, Dellene’s boyfriend at the start of the show, her fiancé by the time they left, pulled out a ring and asked her to […]

Practically Perfect: Rated P for Parenthood opens to solid reviews


Leap day, February 29, 2012, marked the official birth of off-Broadway musical Rated P for Parenthood. The sketch comedy, with book and lyrics by Sandy Rustin, music and lyrics by Dan Lipton & David Rossmer and direction by Jeremy Dobrish, totes hearty does of comedy and compassion. And by most accounts it successfully chronicles […]

Cast reunites for Peter and the Starcatcher


New play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up has announced its cast. Nancy Nagel Gibbs and Greg Schaffert, producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, a play by Tony Award-nominee Rick Elice, are thrilled to announce today that the cast of the acclaimed off-Broadway production will reunite for the show’s Broadway premiere. Christian […]

Meet the Cast and Creative team of Rated P for Parenthood!


Meet the cast and creative team for new musical comedy Rated P for Parenthood! The gang got together to meet the press, answer questions and get everyone excited about the new show that begins performances at the Westside Theatre February 8. Opening night is set for February 29. This all after a successful […]

Chris Hoch, Courtney Balan, David Josefsberg and Joanna Young Will Star in Rated P for Parenthood

David Josefsberg (n)

New Off-Broadway musical, Rated P for Parenthood, will feature Courtney Balan ([title of show], Cry-Baby), Chris Hoch (La Cage Aux Folles, Shrek), David Josefsberg (The Wedding Singer, Grease!) and Joanna Young (The Drowsy Chaperone, Grease!) with Natalie Charle Ellis (9 to 5 national tour) and Spencer Moses (Guys and Dolls) as understudies. After […]

Siri, What Shows are Playing Off-Broadway


A list of all Off Broadway shows running or opening soon in New York, with links to its Theater Advisor page and ticketing information.       A Midsummer Night’s Dream* (show information) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer* (show information) Ahhh Ha!* (show information) The Amazing Max and The Box of Interesting Things (show […]