Last chance alert! The new Broadway musical [title of show] has its final performance at the Lyceum Theatre on Sunday, October 12. The witty little show about two guys trying to write a Broadway musical didn’t have a long life on Broadway, but it did have a passionate fan base and will hopefully continue to have a life beyond Broadway.
On the heels of Xanadu‘s announcement of its impending closing comes the news that another small musical, [title of show], is calling it quits on the same day. [title of show] was the first show of this Broadway season, opening mid-summer, and it will close having played only 102 official performances on Broadway. Because of the “insider” nature of this ‘musical about writing a Broadway musical’, bringing [title of show] to Broadway was always a big financial risk, but stars and creators Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell are no doubt pleased to have been able to realize their dream of making it to Broadway, even if only for a few months.
The new musical [title of show] has its official Broadway opening tonight at the Lyceum Theatre. [title of show] had its first production at the New York Musical Theatre Festival, and then went on to an Off-Broadway run at the Vineyard Theatre. The musical about writing a Broadway musical stars its own creators, Hunter Bell and Jeff Bowen, as well as actresses Heidi Blickenstaff and Susan Blackwell, and music director Larry Pressgrove. Discount tickets for [title of show] on Broadway are available here.
[title of show], the musical about creating a Broadway musical, is having its Broadway debut at long last. The funny four-person musical, which co-stars creators Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell, will have its official Broadway opening at the Lyceum Theatre on July 17. To buy discount tickets for [title of show], click here.
The new Broadway musical [title of show], which begins Broadway performances on July 5, is kicking off its Broadway box office opening with a ticket extravaganza on Wednesday, June 18. From 11am to 1pm at the Lyceum Theatre, [title of show] tickets will all be sold at half price, and free cast recordings will be given to anybody who buys a pair of show tickets. There will also be free refreshments, and the [title of show] cast will be on hand to say hello.
[title of show], the little musical that could, has just announced that it will come to Broadway this July. Originally created by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell specifically for the New York Musical Theatre Festival, the show has the trippy concept of being about Jeff and Hunter trying to write a musical for the New York Musical Theatre Festival. The two men have even played themselves in the previous productions of the show (at NYMF, and Off-Broadway at the Vineyard Theatre) and will reprise their roles on Broadway; Heidi Blickenstaff and Susan Blackwell, playing two struggling actresses, will also return to the cast. [title of show] will begin performances on Broadway at the Lyceum Theatre on July 5, with an official opening on July 17.