To The North Pole We Went!

To The North Pole We Went!

To The North Pole We Went   On Wednesday, November 9, 2022, Broadway Utica paved the way for 1500 local students to come to The Stanley Theatre and watch the holiday classic film The Polar Express in unison. However, a traditional movie this most certainly was not. Thousands of tiny faces pressed against the cold,Continue reading →

ELF THE MUSICAL Will Play The Stanley Theatre

ELF THE MUSICAL  Will Play The Stanley Theatre

ELF THE MUSICAL Will Play The Stanley Theatre in Utica From November 16-17    NETworks Presentations, Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, and Unique Features, bring the hit Broadway musical ELF to The Stanley Theatre in Utica. Tickets on sale now for performances November 16 – 17 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are available at The Stanley Theatre boxContinue reading →

Director Sam Scalamoni collaborated with the Broadway show’s original four writers to create the touring show of ELF THE MUSICAL that endures today.

Director Sam Scalamoni collaborated with the Broadway show’s original four writers to create the touring show of ELF THE MUSICAL that endures today.

Director Sam Scalamoni collaborated with the Broadway show’s original four writers to create the touring show of ELF THE MUSICAL that endures today.   When you came on board ELF THE MUSICAL, what did you remember from the movie? I remembered how incredibly funny and how sweet and touching Will Ferrell’s performance was in it.Continue reading →

ELF: FROM SCREEN TO STAGE

ELF: FROM SCREEN TO STAGE

ELF: FROM SCREEN TO STAGE   Currently on its fifth year of touring the country, ELF THE MUSICAL follows in the footsteps of such iconic films as Hairspray that have successfully grown from screen to stage, reinventing themselves anew for live audiences. And like the 2003 movie that inspired it, ELF THE MUSICAL has becomeContinue reading →

THE TONY AWARD®-WINNING MUSICAL IS COMING TO UTICA

THE TONY AWARD®-WINNING MUSICAL  IS COMING TO UTICA

THE TONY AWARD®-WINNING MUSICAL IS COMING TO UTICA TOOTSIE, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, coming to The Stanley Theatre in Utica for a limited two-day engagement November 1 & 2. Tickets are available at the The Stanley box office (259 Genesee Street) by visiting Ticketmaster.com, or by calling 315-724-4000. Group orders of 10 or more mayContinue reading →

Broadway Utica’s Reach Expands Beyond CNY

Broadway Utica’s Reach Expands Beyond CNY

Broadway Utica’s Reach Expands Beyond CNY In ancient Greece, theater signified the “setting or the place of seeing,” and it attracted a community of people who sought escape from their everyday lives. It’s versatility, dance, and narration attracted audiences from outside the area, making it considered an essential part of the community. That attribute stillContinue reading →

Broadway Utica’s Students on Broadway Program Now Accepting Applications

Broadway Utica’s Students on Broadway Program Now Accepting Applications

To Be or Not to Be   With Broadway Theatre League of Utica’s recent announcement that it is now accepting applications for its Students on Broadway program, anyone enrolled in grades K-12 throughout Central New York— many of whom have never seen a Broadway show—will now have an opportunity to share in the experience ofContinue reading →

Subscriber Spotlight: Mary Ann Nelson

Subscriber Spotlight: Mary Ann Nelson

Long-time Season Subscriber’s Abounding Love of Music and Theater is Steeped in Family’s Rich Stage History   Mary Ann Nelson sat inside her home in Old Forge, NY fingering through playbills and photographs, the whimsical voice of her Aunt Christina playing on an old record in the background, as she described her love of music.Continue reading →

The Book of Mormon kicks off Broadway Utica’s Season!

The Book of Mormon kicks off Broadway Utica’s Season!

WINNER! TONY AWARD – BEST MUSICAL WINNER! NEW YORK DRAMA CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL WINNER! DRAMA DESK AWARD – BEST MUSICAL WINNER! OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL WINNER! DRAMA LEAGUE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL WINNER! GRAMMY AWARD – BEST MUSICAL THEATER ALBUM “THE BEST MUSICAL OF THIS CENTURY. Heaven on Broadway!Continue reading →