Broadway lost two plays today when Tom Stoppard’s Rock ‘N’ Roll and the Mark Twain comedy Is He Dead? closed. But Broadway gained a hot new musical with In the Heights, which just had its official opening at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. A couple of rave reviews have already come out, and if the ecstatic audience response for the show is any indication, there will be more to follow.
With the fall season in full swing, yet another new Broadway show is bowing tonight. Tom Stoppard’s latest drama, Rock ‘n’ Roll, starring Brian Cox and Rufus Sewell, opens tonight at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Get discount tickets to see this exciting new play on Broadway here.
Shortly after Tom Stoppard’s trilogy The Coast of Utopia secured 10 Tony nominations comes the news that his latest play, Rock ‘n’ Roll, will open on Broadway on November 4. The cast of the London production, which includes Brian Cox, Rufus Sewell, and Sinead Cusack, will reprise their roles on Broadway. Rock ‘n’ Roll will begin preview performances on October 19 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theater.