October 26, 2014

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Drag Musical Comedy Pageant Closes Off-Broadway
26 Oct 2014
The Off-Broadway revival of the Bill Russell-Frank Kelly-Albert Evans musical Pageant, which opened July 14 after previews that began June 29, ends its run Oct. 26 at the Davenport Theatre (354 W. 45th Street).

Reading of Holiday Musical Most Miserable Christmas Tree, Featuring Jimmy Smagula and Sandra Valls, Held Today
26 Oct 2014
An industry reading of the musical The Most Miserable Christmas Tree, the story of a tree determined to be decorated again after the holiday ends, is presented Oct. 26 at 2 PM.

Conjuring a Comeback: Horrifying Plays and Musicals Patrick Wilson Should Tear Into
26 Oct 2014 -- Tony nominee Patrick Wilson has become the leading man of Hollywood horror blockbusters, so Playbill.com writer Richard Patterson put together a collection of horror plays and musicals for the leading man to star in on Broadway.

Understudies from Violet, Cinderella, Aladdin, Newsies, Les Miserables Stand in the Spotlight Tonight
26 Oct 2014 -- Musicals Tonight! continues its salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway standbys, understudies and alternates with its Oct. 26 edition of At This Performance at The Lion Theatre.

Hunchback of Notre Dame, With Michael Arden and Patrick Page, Begins at La Jolla Playhouse Tonight (26 Oct 2014)

92Y Offers Free Reading of Under Milk Wood, Starring Michael Sheen and Kate Burton, Today (26 Oct 2014)

Sting Musical The Last Ship Opens Tonight on Broadway (26 Oct 2014)

THE BOOK SHELF: Exploring Tennessee Williams' Demons and a Brief Work on Bernstein (26 Oct 2014)

PLAYBILL POLL! What star from The Voice would you like to see on Broadway? Readers Respond (26 Oct 2014)

PLAYBILL VIDEO WEEK IN REVIEW: Side Show Freaks, Amazing Grace, the Perfect Can-Can, Bradley Cooper Is The Elephant Man (26 Oct 2014)

Hey, Johnny! Theatrical Advice - Is An Acting MFA Worth the Money? (25 Oct 2014)

Julia Murney Will Join Final Stop On Tim Realbuto's Wunderkind Tour (25 Oct 2014)

RSVP To Attend Live Taping of Pippin Songs with Josh Kaufman and Carly Hughes (25 Oct 2014)

PLAYBILL VAULT'S Today in Theatre History: OCTOBER 25 (25 Oct 2014)

THE SCREENING ROOM: "I Put a Spell On You" — Horror Stories Onstage (Video) (25 Oct 2014)

Some Kinda Time! Lindsay Mendez and Derek Klena Reunite for Pasek and Paul Tunes Tonight (25 Oct 2014)

Ahrens and Flaherty Musical Little Dancer, Directed by Susan Stroman, Premieres at the Kennedy Center Tonight (25 Oct 2014)

It's A Time for Singing, Mufti-Style, Beginning Today at Off-Broadway's York Theatre Company (25 Oct 2014)

TCM Airs Sweeney Todd, With Angela Lansbury and George Hearn, Today (25 Oct 2014)

THE WEEK AHEAD Oct. 25-31: Side Show Brings the Freaks Back to Broadway and Jeremy Jordan "Breaks Character" at 54 Below (25 Oct 2014)

"The Sweetest Sounds": The Enduring Power of Richard Rodgers (25 Oct 2014)

STAGE VIEWS: Found Star Molly Pope On Bridget Everett, Side Show, Mame and More (25 Oct 2014)

Producers Guild of America Conference, Featuring Jake Gyllenhaal, Harvey Weinstein and James Schamus, Held Today (25 Oct 2014)

"Tradition!": Bock and Harnick's Greatest Songs (25 Oct 2014)

Hereafter Musical, With "Late Show" Announcer Alan Kalter, Opens Off-Broadway Tonight (25 Oct 2014)

Broadway Actors Will Awake and Sing! at Boston's Huntington Theatre (24 Oct 2014)

Tony Award-Winning Hit Kinky Boots Will Bow in Korea This December (24 Oct 2014)

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: Disgraced — How To Succeed in Business Without Really Lying (24 Oct 2014)

Broadway Meet Breedlove: Elphaba's Greenifier, Lady Gaga's Confidant and Composer of New Transgender Musical Stu for Silverton (24 Oct 2014)

Michele Pawk Will Star as an Aerospace Scientist in Out of Orbit Reading (24 Oct 2014)

PLAYBILL.COM'S THEATRE WEEK IN REVIEW, Oct. 18-24: Differing Opinions on Disgraced and Hand to God Will Bow on Broadway (24 Oct 2014)

Netflix Series, Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Finds Its Title and Releases First Trailer (Video) (24 Oct 2014)

Will Cult Musical Bat Boy Grow Wings for a Broadway Life? (24 Oct 2014)

PHOTO ARCHIVE: From Mail to La Mancha to Much Ado, Celebrating Tony Award Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell (24 Oct 2014)

Jim Parsons Will Be Buddy in NBC's "Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas," Based on the Film and Broadway Musical (24 Oct 2014)

Carson Higgins of "American Idol" Stars in Out of the Basement, Examining Sexual Assault and Rape Culture (24 Oct 2014)

STAGE PORTRAIT: Cynthia Nixon, Josh Hamilton, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Ewan McGregor in The Real Thing (24 Oct 2014)

26th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition Will Play the New Amsterdam (24 Oct 2014)

PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: The Backstage Adventures of "Untold Stories" Author Jennifer Ashley Tepper (24 Oct 2014)

Further Casting Announced for West End Premiere of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (24 Oct 2014)

Complete Casting Announced for Cats at London Palladium (24 Oct 2014)

New U.K. Tour of The Producers to Star British Comedian Jason Manford (24 Oct 2014)

Stagedoor Manor Will Celebrate 40th Anniversary With "World Wide Reunion," Benefiting The Actors Fund (24 Oct 2014)

Lord of the Dance to Be Reprised at West End's Dominion Theatre; Michael Flatley to Be Inducted into Palladium Hall of Fame (24 Oct 2014)

Noises Will Go Off on Broadway With Andrea Martin Next Winter; Opening Night Set (24 Oct 2014)

Lowell Byers Will Star in Rarely Produced Pericles, Prince of Tyre at Old Globe (24 Oct 2014)

Five Broadway Gals Set for Luck Be a Lady Concert (24 Oct 2014)

PHOTO CALL: There's More! Brand New Shots of Michael C. Hall in Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch (24 Oct 2014)

Zachary Booth and Bill Irwin Join Mena Suvari in Thriller "South Of Hell" (24 Oct 2014)

Casting Complete for LA Production of Stephen Sondheim's Putting It Together (24 Oct 2014)

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