IT’S HERE!! The official teaser trailer for the Into the Wood film adaptation was released today and our excitement cannot be contained. Which character are you most excited to see on the big screen?
Theater news for the week of July 27-August 1, 2014
Each week, we’re going to keep you up-to-speed with the latest Broadway news and stories. Check back every Friday to see what you missed this week and to catch a glimpse of what’s going on at PlayhouseSquare this weekend. Enjoy!
Happening on Broadway …
Flashback Friday: The Original Into the Woods Broadway Trailer
Speaking of not containing our exictement, we’re going to keep it going. The original trailer and promotional photos for the 1987 Broadway debut of Into the Woods has resurfaced in light of the teaser trailer’s release. The trailer features original cast members Bernadette Peters, Joanna Gleason, and Chip Zien and many more. (theatermania.com) Read More
Barbra Streisand to Star in and Direct the Gypsy Remake?
With a new screenwriter chosen for the Gypsy film remake, Babs may step up to the director’s chair as well as starring in the film. Oscar-nominated screenwriter, Richard LaGravenese has been hired to pen the film, replacing previously reported screenwriter, Julian Fellowes. The many ups and downs of this project only build the anticipation and excitement for another Barbra film! (broadway.com) Read More
Pippin‘s John Rubinstein is Honored with a Sardi’s Portrait
Upon his return to the circus of Pippin on Broadway, John Rubinstein received a coveted Broadway honor, a caricature at Sardi’s. Rubinstein will take the stage as Pippin’s father in the show, previously played Pippin in the original production. The national touring production of Pippin will be in CLE February 3-15. Get your tickets to the show NOW! (broadway.com) Read More
Limited Engagement of Hair at the Hollywood Bowl
The famed outdoor venue, the Hollywood Bowl will play host to a three-day enagement of Hair August 1-3. The star-studded cast includes celebrities such as Frozen‘s Kristen Bell and Glee‘s Jenna Ushkowitz. Director Adam Shankman says he is “over the moon about the cast…” (playbill.com) Read More
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