Chaplin Sets Closing Date

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The new Broadway bio-musical, Chaplin sets its closing date. After struggling at the box office for weeks the musical, starring Rob McClure and featuring direction by Warren Carlyle, will close on January 6, 2012. The production will have played 24 preview and 136 regular performances. “We are so disappointed to close this show,” said […]

Release Date Set for Cast Album of Chaplin, Starring Rob McClure

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Masterworks Broadway will release the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical Chaplin.  Produced by Grammy-winner David Lai, the album will available via digital download on December 4, 2012 with the CD following on January 8, 2013.   The Original Cast Recording of Chaplin will also be available for purchase in the Barrymore Theatre. Producers of Chaplin recently announced a […]

New Musical Chaplin to Launch National Tour Fall 2014

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The producers of the new Broadway musical Chaplin have announced that AWA Partners is putting together a US national tour that will launch in the fall of 2014, with plans for an international world tour to follow. Chaplin, a new musical depicting the life of film icon Charlie Chaplin, with music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis and book […]

Chaplin Opens on Broadway- Review Roundup

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New musical Chaplin, starring Rob McClure and featuring songs by Christopher Curtis and a book by Mr. Curtis and Thomas Meehan, opened on Monday night at the Ethel Barrymore Theater. Reviews are in and the first new musical of the fall season fails to impress. Though Rob McClure receives universally glowing reports, the […]

New Musical ‘Chaplin’ Begins Previews Today

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Chaplin begins previews today at 8pm and officially opens September 10 at the Barrymore Theatre. Chaplin is a new musical depicting the life of film icon Charlie Chaplin, with music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis and book by three-time Tony Award-winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray) and Christopher Curtis.  Warren Carlyle (Finian’s […]

Meet the Creative Team Behind Broadway’s ‘Chaplin’

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Meet some of the creative team members of Broadway’s new musical Chaplin.  Watch director/choreographer Warren Carlyle, Rob McClure, who stars as Charlie Chaplin, set designer Beowulf Boritt and costume designer Amy Clark as they give you a taste of the sets, costumes and more.  Chaplin arrives on Broadway this August. Chaplin, a new […]

Encores! To host Duke Ellington’s Cotton Club Parade at New York City Center in November

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Last season’s critically acclaimed smash hit is returning to the stage for a one-week limited engagement. Encores! is offering audiences a second chance to see its 2011 production of Duke Ellington’s Cotton Club Parade. The production will be directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle with muic direction by Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic […]

‘Chaplin’ is on its way to Broadway!

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The new musical about the life of the comic performer and film icon has found a Broadway home. Performances of Chaplin, formerly titled Becoming Chaplin, are scheduled to begin August 21 at the Barrymore Theatre, according to The New York Times. The official opening night will be held on September 10. Featuring music […]

Hugh Jackman Back on Broadway Opens to Smashing Reviews!

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Hugh Jackman returns to Broadway for a limited 10 week engagement at the Broadhurst Theatre on 44th Street.  Hugh Jackman Back on Broadway is directed and choreographed by Drama Desk Award nominee Warren Carlyle (Follies, Finian’s Rainbow) with scenic design by John Lee Beatty, costume design by William Ivey Long, lighting design by Ken […]