Paradise Square will run Pre-Broadway in Chicago, November 2 – December 5, 2021. Broadway previews will begin February 22, 2022, and tickets will be on sale through November 27, 2022, at the Barrymore Theatre in New York City.


Variety has reported that Michael Jackson’s estate and Columbia Live Stage are developing a new stage musical based on the life of Michael Jackson. The title of the musical is not yet known, however, it is expected to debut on Broadway in 2020. Playwright Lynn Nottage will write the book, while Christopher Wheeldon and the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago’s “Nutcracker” adaptation, will direct […]

So it looks like the Xscape reunion may be over before it even started.  Kandi and the rest of the Xscape crew went on “Watch What Happens Live” for an extremely awkward interview with Andy Cohen. The group who’s also starring in their “Still Kickin’ It” reality show was asked about new music and while […]


Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama attended an evening performance of “The Price” while visiting New York City on Friday.

Disney Theatrical Productions and BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center announced today that tickets for the long-awaited return engagement of DISNEY’S THE LION KING will go on sale to the public on Friday, December 2 at 10:00 a.m. Houston’s most eagerly awaited return will once again leap onto the Hobby Center stage on Tuesday, […]

The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce that individual tickets for FINDING NEVERLAND go on sale to the public on November 18. FINDING NEVERLAND will play April 25-30, 2017, at the Hobby Center at 800 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002.   Based on the Academy Award-winning Miramax motion picture by David Magee, and the play The Man […]

  Sheryl Lee Ralph returns to Broadway in Wicked as Madame Morrible, the first African American to star in the role. The Tony award winning actress talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about being part of history and how she manages the demanding schedule.   “It’s so nice to be in a show that’s living forever. […]

What really happened before Dorothy arrived in the Land of Oz? Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone There’s three sides to every story and the Broadway classic “Wicked” tells it all! You’ll meet the BOTH witches and find out the true story behind how the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Lion all came […]

This is the first time in history that all four acting awards in musicals were awarded to performers of African descent.

The smash hit musical of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is in Downtown Houston. You can catch the classic musical love story based on the Academy Award-winning animated film at the Hobby Center/Sarofim Hall. Showdates are from Apr 27, 2016 – May 1, 2016 with tickets starting at $25. You don’t want to miss this lively performance filled with dynamic […]

Houston, there’s another Broadway classic in your backyard! The Tony Award-winning musical Cabaret is now playing at the Hobby Center. This theatrical number takes you from your seat directly to the Kit Kat Klub. From the dancers, to the emcee, even to the sexy orchestra, this ensemble will immediately make you leave your troubles at home. So […]


A new study shows that Blacks are more likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than Whites in states where recreational marijuana has been legalized.