SpongeBob SquarePants opens on Broadway!

SpongeBob SquarePants, the new Broadway musical based on the popular Nickelodeon cartoon series, celebrates its official opening night December 4 at the Palace Theatre.

The musical features original songs by Aerosmith, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, the Flaming Lips, Sara Bareilles, Panic! At the Disco, and the late David Bowie.

Curtis Holbrook was awarded the Gypsy Robe.  This is his 10th Broadway show!  Holbrook’s previous Broadway credits include: If/Then, West Side Story, Xanadu, All Shook Up, The Addams Family, The Boy From Oz, Taboo, Fosse, Footloose.

“Once on This Island” revival opens on Broadway

Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty’s “Once on This Island” celebrated its official opening night at Broadway’s Circle in the Square December 3. The revival is directed by Tony nominee Michael Arden (Deaf West’s Spring Awakening).

Also, congratulations to Grasan Kingsberry who took home the Gypsy Robe!

“Bandstand”, the final Tony Award contender for this season, opens on Broadway!

Congratulations to Kevin Worley, the swing and assistant dance captain of Bandstand on winning the Gypsy Robe! It’s Kevin’s tenth show. You may have previously seen him in Holiday Inn, Dames at Sea, Something Rotten, On the Town, Bullets Over Broadway, Cinderella, White Christmas, A Chorus Line, and 42nd Street.

Hello Dolly opened last night!

Hello Dolly officially opened on Broadway last night starring Bette Midler!  The Gypsy robe was won by Jen Foote.  This is Jen’s 11th Broadway show!  She is a true triple threat and such an asset to any company she is in.  You may have previously seen her in Holiday Inn, She Loves Me, On the Twentieth Century, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Follies, Rock of Ages, A Chorus Line, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Dracula, and Annie Get Your Gun.