Just last night, Jeremy Jordan, Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus, Carrie Manolakos starred in HIT LIST at 54 Below. The second season of NBC's Smash featured a fictional new Broadway musical called HIT LIST, written by characters played by Jeremy Jordan Newsies, The Last 5 Years and Andy Mientus Carrie, Spring Awakening, and starring Krysta Rodriguez First Date,The Addams Family. The fictional musical opened at Manhattan Theatre Workshop and then transferred to Broadway, opening at the Barrymore Theatre and winning seven Tony Awards. HIT LIST, a modern fable about identity and the price of fame, tells the tragic love story of a wannabe pop singer who transforms herself to become a star and the hidden songwriter she uses to get there - but at what cost Check out photos from the special concert event below
Photo Flash: Billy Porter, Tommy Tune & More Dine at Joe Allen for SAVE THE CHILDREN
On Sunday, December 8, Joe Allen, owner of Joe Allen Restaurant, Orso Restaurant, and Bar Centrale W. 46th Street, NYC donated 50 of the entire day's proceeds from all three restaurants to Save the Children for the organization's Typhoon Haiyan Children's Relief Fund to benefit children affected by the super typhoon in the Philippines. Some of Broadway's finest including Billy Porter, Tommy Tune, Jefferson Mays, Jane Carr, Jarrod Spector, Anika Larsen, and Telly Leung attended for the cause and you can check out photos below
Fran Drescher to Make Broadway Debut as 'Madame' in CINDERELLA in February; Harriet Harris to Depart on 2/3
The producers of Cinderella announced today that television and film star Fran Drescher will make her Broadway debut as Cinderella's stepmother Madame, beginning performances on February 4th for a 10-week run through April 13 at the Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway. Ms. Drescher takes over the role created by Harriet Harris, who concludes her acclaimed year-long run in the musical to return to her home in California.
PHOTO CALL: Jeremy Jordan, Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus, Carrie Manolakos Bring "Smash" Musical Hit List to Life
Hit List — the fictional musical from the NBC television drama "Smash" that was written by the characters of Jimmy Collins and Kyle Bishop, played on the series by Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan and Andy Mientus, respectively — comes to life at 54 Below. Concert versions of the musical are offered Dec. 8-9.
Fran Drescher Will Make Broadway Debut in Cinderella in 2014
TV and film star Fran Drescher will make her Broadway debut as Cinderella’s stepmother Madame in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella beginning Feb. 4, 2014.
It's Today!... Dee Hoty, Beth Leavel and More Sing Mame at 54 Below
54 Below presented "It's Today…54 Sings Mame," Dec. 8, featuring Leslie Uggams, Beth Leavel and Hunter Ryan Herdlicka. Playbill.com was there. *
Photo Flash: IN THE STUDIO: Norbert Leo Butz and Kate Baldwin Record Broadway's Big Fish
Photos from the new musical's cast-recording session.
Theater News: The Nanny Star Fran Drescher Will Join Broadway's Cinderella
She'll take over the role of "Madame."
Review: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
The comedic Sondheim favorite takes Shakespeare Theatre Company by storm.