January 27, 2015

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Theatres Darken As Blizzard Blankets NYC: The Latest On Closures and What You Need to Know
27 Jan 2015
Broadway and Off-Broadway Theatres went dark the evening of Jan. 26 as Winter Storm Juno buried the New York City area in snowfall. The storm, which intensified in the overnight hours, is forecast to blanket parts of the region in anywhere from 12 to 24 inches of snow. Several productions have already canceled Tuesday evening performances.

City Of World Premiere, Set "Somewhere in Paris," Delays First Performance Due to Blizzard
27 Jan 2015
The world-premiere production of Anton Dudley's City Of, a story of four Americans in Paris, has postponed its first Off-Broadway performance due to the snowstorm.



PLAYBILL VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: JANUARY 27
27 Jan 2015 -- 1885 Birthday of master tunesmith Jerome Kern (1885-1945), who will write scores to many Broadway shows, including classics, Show Boat, Sally, Very Good Eddie and Roberta. His songs will resurface in the 2003 musical, Never Gonna Dance."

Nick Jonas Joins FOX Musical Horror Series "Scream Queens"
26 Jan 2015 -- Nick Jonas, seen on stage in Les Misérables and How to Succeed..., has joined Lea Michele, Joe Manganiello and Keke Palmer in "Scream Queens," the new new comedy-horror anthology series from Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Dante Di Loreto, the executive producers of "Glee" and "American Horror Story."

Broadway Shows Cancel As "Historic" Blizzard Blankets NYC: The Latest On What You Need to Know (26 Jan 2015)

Storm Forces Boston Theatres to Shut Down as Motown Opening Night Postponed (26 Jan 2015)

PHOTO CALL: Remembering the Epic Broadway Blizzard of 2010! (26 Jan 2015)

She's Back! A Ravishing First Look at Chita Rivera in New Poster Art for Broadway's The Visit (26 Jan 2015)

Broadway Box-Office Analysis, Jan. 19-25: Crowds Love Constellations and Curious Incident Still Going Strong (26 Jan 2015)

Curious Incident Star Alex Sharp and Russell Janzen Win Clive Barnes Awards (26 Jan 2015)

Get Under the Blankets and Fire Up the Tablet! A Rock of Ages Snow Day Video Binge (26 Jan 2015)

Snowed-In? How About An Into the Woods Video Binge? (26 Jan 2015)

Snow Snarls Start of Off-Broadway Comedy Starring YouTube Sensation Christina Bianco (26 Jan 2015)

Broadway Grosses: Jan. 19-25 (26 Jan 2015)

ONSTAGE & BACKSTAGE: One Snowstorm, Two Laptops and Countless Almost-Disasters! (26 Jan 2015)

World Premiere of Texas in Paris, With Lillias White and Scott Wakefield, Delayed Due to Storm (26 Jan 2015)

What's Canceled Tonight: Nightlife Events Postponed Due to Snow Storm (26 Jan 2015)

World-Premiere Musical by Runaways Tony Nominee Will Kick-Off Flea's Spring Season (26 Jan 2015)

Attention Actors! Audition Cancellations and Changes Due to Snow (26 Jan 2015)

It's a Snowed-In Theatrical Streaming Party: Here's What to Watch! (26 Jan 2015)

Will Ragtime and Newsies Tony Winners Bring New Dance Musical In Your Arms to the Old Globe? (26 Jan 2015)

Circus-Set Love Story "Water for Elephants" Will Be Adapted Into Broadway Musical (26 Jan 2015)

Blizzards Don't Stop Broadway: A History of Stormy Weather on the Great White Way (26 Jan 2015)

PLAYBILL ON RE-OPENING NIGHT: It's Only a Play — A Movable Feast (26 Jan 2015)

Acclaimed Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Recoups On Broadway (26 Jan 2015)

Into the Woods Given Three-Week Extension Off-Broadway (26 Jan 2015)

Reed Birney Attached to Reading of New Play from My Favorite Year Librettist (26 Jan 2015)

Riverdance Anniversary Tour Gets A Makeover, Featuring New Costumes and Dance Number (26 Jan 2015)

"Harry Potter" Star Lands Role of Belle in Disney's Live-Action Musical "Beauty and the Beast" (26 Jan 2015)

Eddie Redmayne, Julianne Moore and "Birdman" Win SAG Awards (26 Jan 2015)

Larry David's Fish in the Dark Breaks a Box-Office Record With Multi-Million Dollar Sales (26 Jan 2015)

PHOTO CALL: Larry David, Norbert Leo Butz, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathleen Turner and Steve Martin Celebrate the Re-Opening of It's Only A Play (26 Jan 2015)

PHOTO CALL: Lindsay Mendez, Ben Platt, Patti Murin, F. Michael Haynie and More Are Band Geeks (26 Jan 2015)

Kyle Dean Massey Lands Recurring Role on ABC Musical Series (26 Jan 2015)

New Musical Made in Dagenham to Shutter at West End's Adelphi Theatre (26 Jan 2015)

Aaron Tveit to Depart Sold-Out London Revival of Assassins for TV Series (26 Jan 2015)

PHOTO CALL: Tony Award Winner Jessie Mueller Honored With Sardi's Portrait (26 Jan 2015)

UPDATED: Make Some Noise Concert, Welcoming Home Gavin Creel, Postponed (26 Jan 2015)

UPDATED: Jason Robert Brown in Concert, With Norbert Leo Butz and Sierra Boggess, Cancelled (26 Jan 2015)

Free Readings of New Musical A Taste of Chocolate Held in NYC Jan. 26-27 (26 Jan 2015)

Honeymoon in Vegas Star Rob McClure Presents Clive Barnes Award Today (26 Jan 2015)

Taken at Midnight, Starring Penelope Wilton, Opens at West End's Theatre Royal Haymarket Tonight (26 Jan 2015)

Cast of Broadway's If/Then Sing Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Songs Tonight in NYC (26 Jan 2015)

UPDATED: Say My Name Concert, to Benefit The Trevor Project, Postponed (26 Jan 2015)

After Years Supporting Stars Like Denzel Washington and Daniel Day-Lewis, Stephen McKinley Henderson Goes Crazy Off-Broadway (26 Jan 2015)

UPDATED: Lindsay Mendez and Marco Paguia's Birdland Concert Postponed (26 Jan 2015)

Jim Dale Hosts Starry Theater Hall of Fame Ceremony Tonight (26 Jan 2015)

Broadway Pre-Sale Begins for Kander and Ebb's The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera (26 Jan 2015)

UPDATED: Unplugged Concert at Town Hall, Featuring Side Show's Erin Davie and Emily Padgett, Postponed (26 Jan 2015)

Anthony Rapp, Alison Cusano, Jeremy Morse Are Part of Tonight's Free NYC Concert (26 Jan 2015)

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