Bernadetter Peters headlines a seven-night run of a new production with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and musical arrangement by Wynton Marsalis.
“Chess is pugilism.” This quote from the new chess tourney play at Park Avenue Armory, sums up the battle cry that drives the pathos of “The Machine.”
“Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812″ gets a (third) new home in the theater district for a limited engagement 14-week run — plus, there will be a soundtrack.
Metro’s theater critic wistfully reminisces about the spectacular shows that got away (or did they?).
Tonight at 7:30, “Potted Potter” celebrates the birthday of “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling. Rowling and her protagonist Harry share the birth date of July 31. The show will celebrate early to honor the time difference between the U.S. and the U.K.
What’s selling out on Broadway this week? Unsurprisingly, it’s the same show that’s been wowing audiences for the past decade: “The Lion King.”
“Murder for Two” is a fun, fast-paced murder-mystery musical comedy playing through Aug. 25 at Second Stage Uptown.