Andy Karl and Kristin Chenoweth - The 81st Annual Drama League Awards and Luncheon at the New York Marriott Marquis at Marriot Marquis Times Square, Drama League Awards, New York Marriott Marquis - New York City, New York, United States - Friday 15th May 2015
Michael McGrath, Andy Karl, Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher and Mark Linn-Baker - Broadway celebration after party for On the Twentieth Century at the American Airlines Theatre - Arrivals. at American Airlines Theatre, - New York City, New York, United States - Thursday 12th March 2015
The 'Rocky' musical is to close after just five months on Broadway following a poor performance at the box office.
The 'Rocky' musical is to close after just five months on Broadway.
The stage show - which is based on the 1976 boxing movie which starred Sylvester Stallone - will play its final performance at New York's Winter Garden Theatre on August 17, after 28 previews and 188 regular performances.
According to reports, the musical - which has had mixed reviews - managed to break the $1 million mark just once since opening in March and in recent weeks has been drawing in just half of its $1,263,688 potential.
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Michael Buble goes backstage during the 'Rocky' Broadway run.
Michael Buble joined the cast of Broadway boxing musical 'Rocky' backstage at the Winter Garden Theatre in New York on Sunday (July 6th 2014).
Posing with some of the cast members in their costumes, Buble made sure he got photos with actors Andy Karl ('Legally Blonde', '9 to 5', 'The Mystery of Edwin Drood'), Terence Archie ('The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity') and Margo Seibert ('Tamar of the River'), who play the roles of Rocky Balboa, Apollo Creed and Adrian respectively.
The stage rendition of the classic movie series has been produced by Sylvester Stallone, who starred as the original Rocky in the movies telling the tale of a loan shark collector who rises to fame as a world champion heavyweight fighter.
Continue reading: Michael Buble Greets Cast Of Broadway's 'Rocky' In New York
Oren Little is a wealthy realtor well-known for his abhorrent personality and generally poisonous attitude towards anyone who disagrees with or annoys him. Having spent a career lying and cheating his way through lucrative housing deals, he's just about ready to retire - but, unfortunately for him, a quiet lapse into old age is not what awaits him. When his estranged son arrives on his doorstep with his young daughter, Oren is horrified that he has now been charged with taking care of her. He attempts to get his neighbour Leah to take her in, but he soon begins to realise that there's a lot more love in his heart than he, or anybody, had ever thought. As well as finally opening his arms to his granddaughter, he is even starting to feel for Leah - though, being so used to offending people, even his attempts to be nice don't turn out right.
Continue: And So It Goes Trailer
'Monsters University' voice actor Billy Crystal was seen joking with the paparazzi at the 41st annual Chaplin Award Gala in New York. The event is an annual fundraiser set up by the Film Society which helps to support their work in education and artistry. This year, the gala honoured actor Rob Reiner.
Sylvester Stallone is thrilled the character of boxer Rocky Balboa outlived his original portrayal.
Sylvester Stallone is thrilled Rocky Balboa outlived his portrayal.
The 67-year-old actor was celebrating the premiere of the Broadway adaptation of 'Rocky' - which is based on the 1976 film which he wrote and catapulted him to the spotlight - last night (13.03.14) at the Winter Garden Theatre in New York City.
He couldn't believe what a phenomenon the film turned out to be, and was thrilled that the character has proved so popular for so long.
Continue reading: Sylvester Stallone Delighted By Rocky Popularity
In the small Georgian town of Pacashau, Divinity Church Choir singer Vi Rose Hill (Queen Latifah) is made choir director over the feisty GG Sparrow (Dolly Parton). Their ever-increasing conflict threatens to weaken the strength of the choir's talent as they compete for the National Joyful Noise Competition. Vi wants to stick to what is traditional in the gospel choir whereas GG wants to shake up their sound and make it more appealing to the rest of the town.
Continue: Joyful Noise Trailer