It won't be long and we'll have some new shows in to brighten our darkened Broadway spirits. Most of the marquees are up and ready to go. I braved the cold to see them on 45th and 44th Streets, but that's as far as I got.
The Story of My Life begins previews on February 3rd at the Booth Theatre. It stars Will Chase and Malcolm Gets.
Guys and Dolls begins previews on February 4th at the Nederland Theatre. The cast is Craig Bierko Lauren Graham, Kate Jennings Grant, Oliver Platt, Titus Burgess, Glenn Fleshler, Adam Lefevre, Jim Ortlieb, Steve Rosen, Mary Testa, Nick Adams, Andrea Chamberlain, Raymond Del Barrio, Melissa Fagan, Kearran Giovanni, James Harkness, Lorin Latarro, Benjamin Magnuson, Joseph Medeiros, Spencer Moses, Rhea Patterson,Graham Rowat, William Ryall, Jessica Rush, Marcos Santana, Jennifer Savelli, John Selya, Brian Shepard, Ron Todorowski, Jim Walton, Brooke Wendle
33 Variations begins previews on February 9th at the Eugene O'Neill. It stars Jane Fonda, Samantha Mathis, Colin Hanks, Zach Grenier, Don Amendolia, Susan Kellerman, Erik Steele, and Diane Walsh.
West Side Story begins previews on February 26th at the Palace. The cast includes Matt Cavenaugh, Karen Olivo, Cody Green, George Akram, Josefina Scaglione, Steve Bassett, Kyle Brenn, Joshua Buscher, Mike Cannon, Kyle Coffman, Joey Haro, Eric Hatch, Curtis Holbrook, Michael Mastro, Danielle Polanco, Jennifer Sanchez, Lee Sellars, Tro Shaw, Ryan Steele, Greg Vinkler, Isaac Calpito, Haley Carlucci, Peter John Chursin, Madeline Cintron, Lindsay Dunn, Yurel Echezaretta, Manuel Herrera, Matthew Hydzik, Marina Lazzaretto, Chase Madigan, Yanira Marin, Mileyka Mateo, Kaitlin Mesh, Kat Nejat, Christian Elan Ortez, Pamela Otterson, Sam Rogers, Michael Rosen, Amy Ryerson, Manuel Santos, Michaeljon Slinger, Tanairi Sade Vazquez
Blithe Spirit begins previews on February 26th at the Shubert Theatre. It stars Christine Ebersole, Rupert Everett, Angela Lansbury, Simon Jones, Jayne Atkinson, and Deborah Rush.
God of Carnage begins previews February 28th at the Jacobs Theatre. It stars Jeff Daniels, Hope Davis, James Gandolfini and Marcia Gay Harden.
Impressionism also begins previews February 28th at the Schoenfeld Theatre. It stars Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen.