Alfie Boe is back on Broadway, starting tonight! The former 'Les Miserables' Jean Valjean actor is taking over the leading role of J.M.Barrie in 'Finding Neverland.' Boe is replacing Tony Yazbeck.
Matthew Morrison found and left Neverland and now he is back on tour. The 'Glee' star recently kicked off a brief set of concerts, starting in Kansas City. Check out the report below for a list of dates.
The old theater adage says the show must go on, but that doesn’t mean every actor can. In this issue of the Classicalite Weekly Reprise we are looking at some of the recent cast shake ups on Broadway. Jean Valjean actor Alfie Boe has left 'Les Miserables' to join the cast of 'Finding Neverland' as J.M. Barrie. Boe will be replaced by former Jean Valjean actor and UK 'Phantom' John Owen-Jones. Boe will be replacing Tony Yazbeck. Meanwhile the Kander and Ebb classic, 'Chicago' has a new/old Billy Flynn. Jason Danieley ('The Visit,' 'Next to Normal,' 'The Full Monty') returned to the role this past Monday, February 29. replacing Eddie George.
Broadway’s 'Finding Neverland' is in the middle of a few cast shake ups at the moment. J.M. Barrie actor Tony Yazbeck is out the door and 'Les Miserables' lead Alfie Boe is getting read to take his place. Captain Hook actor Kelsey Grammer is also getting ready to leave the show once again but not as soon as he planned. Grammer has extended his return Check the report below for all the latest news and updates.
Tony Yazbeck is stepping down from his lead role as J.M Barrie in Finding Neverland, and that means Alfie Boe will be stepping up to dance with the bear. John Owen-Jones (Phantom of the Opera) will be taking over Boe’s role as in Jean Valjean in Les Miserables.
More than 30-years after being nominated for a Tony Award for playing the titular role in 'Peter Pan,' Sandy Duncan will be returning to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre to replace Carolee Carmello in the Broadway production of 'Finding Neverland.' The 69-year-old triple threat recently explained that returning to a Pan oriented show in the same theater that she once played the boy that would not grow up has brought back memories so vivid they borderline on déjà vu. In addition to Duncan, Tony Yazbeck has also joined the cast as a replacement for lead Matthew Morrison, who is going on to take a recurring role in CBS' 'The Good Wife.'
It appears that Dancing with the Star champion and former cast favorite, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, can add yet another impressive accomplishment to his already lengthy resume. According to the latest gossip news updates, Peta Murgatroyd's fiancé co-choreographed Zendaya's new music video for "Neverland", a song from the hit Broadway musical, Finding Neverland. Although Maksim might be more than comfortable working out all the moves for a music video, the groom-to-be recently admitted that he is done calling the shots in his relationship with Peta and plans to let her make all the decisions from here on out.
It looks like original 'Glee' star Matthew Morrison is leaving Broadway to return to TV once again. According to the latest gossip news updates, the' Finding Neverland' lead will be leaving the production, shortly after Kelsey Grammer returns, to head off to join 'The Good Wife.' Although the loss of Morrison's name from the production could be viewed as a setback, 'On the Town' Tony Award nominee Tony Yazbeck should have no problem handling his own when he takes over for Morrison January 26.
Today, Republic Records' Finding Neverland: Original Broadway Cast Album is finally available in stores and at all online retailers: Friday, July 17, 2015. (No, not on Tuesday.)
The full cast for Harvey Weinstein’s musical, "Finding Neverland," has been announced. A previous announcement cast Matthew Morrison and Kelsey Grammer in the lead roles.
Harvey Weinstein and press agent Rick Miramontez have split on their new Broadway musical "Finding Neverland," after heated words were exchanged between the former partners.
Emmy-winner Kelsey Grammer and Olivier-winner Laura Michelle Kelly will co-star in the new musical opposite Matthew Morrison as J.M. Barrie, creator of 'Peter Pan.'
The 'Glee' star and Tony Award nominee will play 'Peter Pan' author J.M. Barrie in the Broadway premiere of the musical.
There's speculation that the Tony-nominated actor will star in 'Finding Neverland.'
Remember that Jennifer Hudson number on the Tony Awards a few months back? This is that show.