From Fela! to The Rascals: Once Upon a Dream, A Look at the 2012-13 Season: Special Engagements

By Playbill Staff
26 Apr 2013

Show: Manilow On Broadway
Theatre: St. James Theatre

Preview: Jan. 18, 2013

Opening: Jan. 29, 2013
Closing: March 2, 2013

Creators: Staging by Kye Brackett. Special material by Larry Amoros.
Original Principal Cast: Barry Manilow.

Synopsis: "Manilow is returning to the place where it all began, his hometown, New York City, with a new concert series on Broadway — marking his return to The Great White Way for the first time in more than two decades," according to producers. Manilow has had 25 consecutive Top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1975 and 1983. The list includes songs that Manilow still sings today: "Mandy," "It's a Miracle," "Could It Be Magic," "I Write the Songs," "Tryin' To Get the Feeling Again," "This One's For You," "Weekend in New England," "Looks Like We Made It," "Can't Smile Without You," "Even Now," and the Grammy Award-winning "Copacabana (At the Copa)."

Check out photos from the unveiling of "Manilow Way".

Watch Playbill Video's interview with Manilow: