The critically acclaimed musical adaptation of Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir Fun Home, which parallels her own coming of age as a lesbian and the suicide of her closeted gay father, arrives on Broadway March 27 at Circle in the Square in a new in-the-round staging.
The theatre community erupted on social media March 26 after Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law the so-called Religious Freedom Restoration Act, effectively allowing state business owners to discriminate against gays if serving them conflicts with their religion.
"High School Musical" sensation Vanessa Hudgens is at the core of the freshly adapted production of Gigi, which just hit Broadway last week. Could she score big with the critics when she officially makes her long-awaited Main Stem debut?
In the old days of Broadway, often barely a year passed between the conception and staging for most shows. Theatre was a fast business. You got the show up, saw how it was received, and moved on to the next.
Josh Grisetti's Broadway debut has been five-and-a-half years in the making. He shares his story with Playbill.com — about how an actor's nightmare (of closing a show before it even began) gave him the strength to persevere.