Jeremy Jordan is a four-time Broadway star (Tony nominated for 2012's "Newsies") and TV heartthrob (thanks to NBC’s short-lived “Smash"); now he can add movie actor to his resume. The 30-year-old is…
When the North American tour of Disney Theatrical Prods.’ stage musical “Newsies” opens in Philadelphia tonight, it’ll have something its Broadway audience didn’t see during the show’s…
Two shows closed, one began previews and one got a new star as Broadway shifted some pieces around last week in advance of the fall season. Andrew Rannells (“Girls,” “The Book of Mormon”) kicked…
Disney Theatrical Prods. is having something of a magic moment on Broadway this summer: As the long-lead closing announcement of “Newsies” has yielded a spike of last-minute sales, the company’s…
“Newsies,” the modestly-scaled stage musical that surprised Disney Theatrical Prods. by finding a foothold on Broadway, will end its Main Stem run Aug. 24 after several months of gradually softening…
Disney Theatrical Prods. keeps loading more onto its plate, setting the creative team and West End theater for the upcoming premiere of its co-production of “Shakespeare in Love” plus a tour of…
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CANNES — International TV news channels have been flexing their muscles on the beach in Cannes this week as the market becomes ever more competitive. Euronews, which reaches 400 million homes in 155…
Disney Theatrical Prods. announced Thursday that the Broadway production of "Newsies" has recouped its investment in just over nine months -- the fastest a Disney production has ever turned a profit.
The hallmarks of Disney on Broadway -- lavishly expensive sets and costumes, state-of-the art automation and writers seemingly under the direction of some marketing wizard from Burbank -- are…