Existence of Playhouse Square-bound ‘Masked Singer’ tour revealed

Something we’ve learned in the last year or so: People enjoy masked singers and guessing their identities. Not surprisingly, then, hot on the heels of the debut of the third season of Fox TV smash hit “The Masked Singer” competition show comes the revelation of the “The Masked Singer National Tour,” which will land at Cleveland’s Playhouse Square June 9. “As the formation of FOX … Continue reading Existence of Playhouse Square-bound ‘Masked Singer’ tour revealed

Playhouse Square welcoming ‘Hamilton’ back for second big Cleveland stint

This is a real #ICYMI at this point, but, in case you missed it, “Hamilton” is returning to Cleveland. Playhouse Square recently announced a six-week engagement that will take over downtown for the first half of fall. A Huntington Featured Performance, “Hamilton” will play Sept. 22 through Nov. 1. “My absolute favorite question that people ask me is will ‘Hamilton’ ever come back?” says Gina … Continue reading Playhouse Square welcoming ‘Hamilton’ back for second big Cleveland stint

No shrinkage in demand for Seinfeld as second Playhouse Square show announced

How could anyone not like him? Well, Jerry Seinfeld doesn’t have to worry about where he’s liked in Northeast Ohio. Because tickets for his show Oct. 11 at Playhouse Square already have been scarfed up, a second show has been added, for 9:30 p.m. that day, according to a news release from the Cleveland-based arts organization. Some background on Seinfeld — who, of course, for … Continue reading No shrinkage in demand for Seinfeld as second Playhouse Square show announced

After summer departs, ‘SUMMER’ arrives at Playhouse Square to start Broadway Series

Sure, we need to experience “The Lion King” once again first — that enduring musical is about to set up shop at Playhouse Square for about a month — but the launching of the next big season of Broadway shows in the theater district is right around the corner. In fact, tickets have just gone on sale for “SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical,” which opens … Continue reading After summer departs, ‘SUMMER’ arrives at Playhouse Square to start Broadway Series

‘Bachelor Live on Stage’ is Playhouse Square-bound in April

Not remotely a fan of reality TV, I’m reminded the ABC dating show “The Bachelor” apparently still is a big thing certain nights when I doze off to “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The host of the ABC late-night host — possibly because he’s contractually obligated or perhaps because he actually likes the show — talks a lot about that night’s goings-on when the show is in … Continue reading ‘Bachelor Live on Stage’ is Playhouse Square-bound in April