“Peter Pan” prequel playful

10/23 — San Antonio Express-News

“Peter and the Starcatcher,” now playing at the Majestic Theatre, is about the forces that created Peter Pan and Captain Hook. Read more.

Behind the Scenes teens improv with ‘Starcatcher’ cast

10/23 — San Antonio Express-News

A small group of teens taking part in Behind the Scenes, the Las Casas Foundation’s theater education program, got to spend part of Wednesday afternoon (Oct. 23) working with actors from the national tour of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” Read more.

Photo Coverage: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Actors and Las Casas Foundation Help Students at Say Si in San Antonio, Texas

10/23 — Broadway World San Antonio

Teens got a glimpse into the world of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the five-time Tony Award winning musical play written by Tony Award nominee Rick Elice and directed by Tony Award-winner Roger Rees and Tony Award-nominee Alex Timbers, playing the Majestic Theatre for eight performances October 22-27. Read more.

‘Starcatcher’ Captures the Tale’s Playfulness and Emotion

10/16/13 — Houston Chronicle

“Peter and the Starcatcher” offers a marvelous theatrical romp – best appreciated as one of those storytelling experiences in which the exercise of telling is as important, sometimes more so, than the story itself. Read more.

Get Hooked

10/16/13 — Great Day Houston

It’s been called a hilarious romp through Neverland, but we’re not talking kids stuff here. Read more.

Peter and the Starcatcher Fills in the Peter Pan Back Story with Stardust

10/16/13 — Houston Press

Have you ever seen true theater stardust? Not that plastic, manufactured spangly stuff that Miley Cyrus or those ubiquitous boy bands excrete, but real, genuine theater magic? Read more.

BWW Reviews: Peter and the Starcatcher is A Wild Ride Worth Taking

10/16/13 — BroadwayWorld.com

As the British Empire was approaching it’s zenith, J. M. Barrie struck a long-lasting cultural nerve with his character of Peter Pan. Read more.

Behind the Scenes of “Peter and the Starcatcher”!

9/19/13 — ABC “Good Morning Texas”

Interview with Joey and Megan showcasing the proscenium and a behind-the-scenes look at the props with Patrick McCollum. Read more.

Peter and the Starcatcher, the Musical Prequel to Peter Pan

9/19/13 — ME TV KTXD

Interview with Carl Howell and Edward Tournier and follow up pineapple cooking segment led by a local chef. Read more here and here.

Theater Listing – Critics’ Picks

9/6/13—Time Out New York

The “whimsical and campy” Peter and the Starcatcher was featured in Time Out New York as one of the 5 best events in NYC this week. Read here.

Forgotten Sources For New Musicals: The Literary Adaptation

9/4/13—The Huffington Post 

While new musicals are often adapted from films and hardly from literary sources, it seems that non-musical plays, like “Peter and the Starcatcher,” are more commonly adapted from books. Read more.

28 Musical Theater Life Ruiners You Should Get To Know


The faces of the Theater world ruining lives because of their perfection, such as “Peter and the Starcatcher’s” Adam Chanler-Berat and Christian Borle, to name a few. Read more.

‘Hot’ director Alex Timbers says goodbye to ‘Starcatcher’ and returns to San Diego

9/4/13—U-T SAN DIEGO

Peter and the Starcatcher’s co-director, Alex Timbers, is set to leave New York to direct his third new stage project “The Last Goodbye” at The Old Globe Theatre in San Diego. Read more.

Full Cast Revealed for ONCE National Tour, including former “Peter and the Starcatcher” castmate

9/4/13—Broadway World

The producers of ONCE have just announced casting for its first North American Tour, inviting previous ‘Starcatcher’ castmate Evan Harrington along the way. Read more.

STAGE VIEWS: Peter and the Starcatcher Star Jason Ralph


One of Playbill’s featured actors, Jason Ralph, comments on his theatergoing experiences. Read more.

Peter and the Starcatcher named one of the many shows to take part in the Off-Broadway 20at20 Discount September 3rd-22nd!


What better way to celebrate Off-Broadway then with $20 tickets just 20 minutes prior to curtain! Read more.

Play On: Summer Vibrations Continue into the Fall in NYC

9/4/13—Daily News

Although summer is coming to a close, shows like “Peter and the Starcatcher” are keeping the summer vibe alive in New York City. Read more.

Peter and the Starcatcher: Kevin Del Aguila

8/26/13—New York Theatre Guide

After a leave of absence  Kevin Del Aguila returns to his role as ‘Smee’ in “Peter and the Starcatcher” at the New World Stages / Stage 1. Read more.

$20 Tickets to Peter and the Starcatcher, NEWSical the Musical, and More Off-Broadway This September


From September 3-22, New York theatergoers will be able to take in some of the city’s greatest theatrical offerings for only $20 a ticket. Read more.

Parenting: Where To Go in NYC


NY1 Parenting Correspondent Shelley Goldberg recommends some places to go in NYC, and Peter and the Starcatcher makes the list. Read more.

Broadway World Denver/In Focus With Eden Lane: Interview With Nancy Gibbs

8/12/13—Broadway World

In a video interview to broadwayworld.com, producer of Peter and the Starcatcher Nancy Nagel Gibbs, talks about the upcoming national tour.Read more.

A boy, a girl, a prequel: “Peter and the Starcatcher” sets sail

8/11/13—Denver Post

Lisa Kennedy, a theatre critic for the Denver Post, discusses Peter and the Starcatcher’s journey from being a novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson to a five-time Tony-award winning play to a national tour set to begin August 15th. Read more.

An Awfully Big Adventure: Rehearsal Week 3, NYC; “Before Shipping Out”

8/7/13—Stage Door Dish

Joey DeBettencourt, playing Boy in the upcoming national tour of Peter and the Starcatcher, discusses the behind-the-scenes efforts of the cast and crew to prepare for their opening night. Read more.

‘Black Stache’ Steals The Show In ‘Peter And The Starcatcher’


In preparation for their national tour, the cast and crew of Peter and the Starcatcher met with the media to take some pictures and videos.Read more.

An Afternoon With Boy, Molly, and a Whole Lot of Starstuff.


S. Lee of TheBackstsageBuzz.com praises Peter and the Starcatcher saying the play “is a perfect marriage of comedy and heart and intelligence that appeals to every age group.” Read more.

BWW TV: In Rehearsal with the National Touring Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER!

8/5/13—Broadway World

In preparation for their national tour, the cast and crew of Peter and the Starcatcher met with the media to take some pictures and videos. Read more.

St. George man acts, dances and choreographs at Shakespeare Festival

8/3/13—Salt Lake Tribune

Rhett Cuter, native of St. George Utah, plays Pan in Peter and the Starcatcher for the Utah Shakespeare Festival and is described as a “tremendous talent” and “a full on triple threat.” Read more.

New Hollywood: Entertainers on the Rise

8/1/13—Entertainment Weekly

Alex Timbers, co-director of Peter and the Starcatcher, has been named one of Entertainment Weekly’s entertainers on the rise. Read more.

Denver Native Returns With Latest Broadway Production


Critic Greg Moody of CBS4 Denver says, “Peter and the Starcatcher’ is not just absurd, but absurdly funny- hilarious in a biting and outrageous way.” Read more.

BWW Interview: Steve Rosen’s STARCATCHER Turn


Steve Rosen talks to Broadwayworld.com about playing the role of Smee, the story of Peter and the Starcatcher, and his growing relationship with the cast and crew. Read more.

Roger Rees Shifts Gears From Directing To Acting In Winslow Boy

7/30/13—Hollywood Reporter

Former Tony-Award winning Actor and Peter and the Starcatcher co-director, Roger Rees, teams up with Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, and Allesandro Nivola, in a revival of Winslow Boy (1946), a classic courtroom drama from Terrence Rattigan.Read more.

“Peter And The Starcatcher” Wonderful In Every Respect

7/27/13—The Spectrum

Lisa Larson of Spectrum.com says the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s Peter and the Starcatcher is “dazzling…with spectacular costumes and an imaginative set design,” that draws “fully belly laughs with many of its clever and pun-filled lines.”Read more.

TheaterMania Celebrates 14th Birthday by Looking Back at Favorite Broadway Cakes

7/26/13—Theater Mania

Theatermania.com celebrates their 14th birthday with a slideshow of their “favorite cake-related Broadway photo-ops,” including Peter and the Starcatcher’s 100th performance. Read More

PHOTO CALL: Peter and the Starcatcher Tour Cast Offers Sneak Peek in NYC

7/26/13—Broadway World

The cast for the upcoming national tour of Peter and the Starcatcher performed a sneak-preview of the play for the press. Read More

Photo Coverage: Meet the Touring Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER!

7/26/13—Broadway World

In preparation for their first show on August 15th in Denver, CO., the cast for the first national tour of Peter and the Starcatcher met with the press for a special event. Read More

Q&A: Rick Elice On “Peter and the Starcatcher” and Eternal Youth


Creator of Peter and the Starcatcher, Rick Elice, discusses the inspiration behind his adaptation of James Barrie’s Peter Pan, the character development of Boy and Molly, and more. Read More

“Peter And The Starcatcher” Touring Cast Photo Call

7/25/13—Wire Image

The cast for the first national tour of Peter and the Starcatcher gets their photos taken in preparation for their first show on August 15th. Read More

Hot tickets: Classics in Park City, ‘Starcatcher’ in Cedar City

7/24/13—Salt Lake Tribune

Peter and the Starcatcher is playing at the Utah Shakespeare Festival through August 31st alongside Anything Goes, Love Labour’s Lost, The Tempest, and Twelve Angry Men.Read More

Senior Circle plans a Peter and the Starcatcher excursion to Utah in August

7/22/13—Mohave Daily News

Senior Circle is sponsoring a three-day, two night trip to the Utah Shakespeare Festival in Cedar City, Utah where travelers will have the opportunity to see Peter and the Starcatcher and Anything Goes.Read More

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ Announces National Tour Cast

7/19/13—Broadway’s Best Shows

The producers of Peter and the Starcatcher have announced a national tour of the show set to start on August 15th at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, Colorado.Read More

Chicago Actors Fill Ranks of “Peter and the Starcatcher” National Tour

7/18/13—Chicago Sun-Times

The national tour of Peter and The Catcher comes to Chicago (running April 2-13 at the Bank of America Theatre) starring former Chicago actors Joey deBettancourt (Boy), John Sanders (Stache), Harter Clingman (Alf), and Nathan Hosner (Lord Aster).Read More

Confessions of a Teenage Theater Geek – Off-Broadway rocks!

7/18/13—The Gavel Online

The Gavel Online, a Boston College newspaper, describes the amazing attributes of attending an off-broadway show and deems Peter and the Starcatcher “wildly inventive.” Read More

Joey deBettencourt, John Sanders and Megan Stern Will Lead Peter and the Starcatcher National Tour


The five-time Tony award-winning play, Peter and the Starcatcher, is going on a national tour (over 20 cities) starring Joey deBettancourt (Boy), John Sanders (Black Stache), and Megan Stern (Molly). Read More

For Alex Timbers, Directing Theater is a Labo(u)r of Love


Alex Timbers, co-director of Peter and the Starcatcher, discusses his upcoming adaptation of Love’s Labour’s Lost for Shakespeare in the Park, directing a musical with Jeff Buckley (The Last Goodbye), and bringing Rocky the Musical to Hamburg, Germany.Read More

Senior Circle planning trip to Shakespeare-less Shakespeare Festival


Senior Circle, a national non-profit organization aiming to improve the lives of adults 50 and over, is sponsoring a motor coach trip to the Utah Shakespeare Festival, which includes two plays (Peter and the Starcatcher and Anything Goes), lodging, two hot breakfasts, and transportation for $267 per person. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher Hosts Broadway In Bryant Park


Our newest cast member, Steve Rosen (Smee), joined Rick Holmes (Black Stache) and LITE FM personality, Hellen Little, to kickoff the 13th annual 106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park. Read More

Peter Never Gets Off The Hook


Peter and the Starcatcher is the gold standard of Peter Pan shows according to Michael Riedel of the New York Post. Read More

Ahoy! Jonathan Groff Makes a Splash Backstage at Peter and the Starcatcher


Jonathan Groff, star of Glee, Spring Awakening, and The Pirates of Penzance in Central Park, went backstage to take some pictures with the cast of Peter and the Starcatcher. Read More

Steve Rosen Joins Cast of Peter and the Starcatcher Off-Broadway July 8


Through August 25th Steve Rosen will be playing Smee as Kevin Del Aguila takes time off to do Love’s Labor’s Lost. Read More

Rick Holmes and Steve Rosen Co-Host Broadway in Bryant Park


On Thursday July 11th, Rick Holmes (Black Stache) and Steve Rosen (Smee) co-host Broadway in Bryant Park’s first concert series of the summer. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher’s Jason Ralph on Conquering His Shyness & Rescuing the Love of His Life


Jason Ralph (Boy) talks about overcoming his shyness, the role of Boy, and his pit bull Nikki. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher: Steve Rosen


Kevin Del Aguila’s (Smee) temporary replacement, Steve Rosen, has played Black Stache on certain occasions for Peter and the Starcatcher, and has also appeared on Broadway in ‘Guys and Dolls,’ ‘The Farnsworth Invention,’ and ‘Spamalot.’

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Steve Rosen Joins the Captain’s Crew at Off-Broadway’s Peter and the Starcatcher


Steve Rosen replaces original cast member Kevin Del Aguila in the role of Smee in off-Broadway’s ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’, starting July 8. Read More

Playbill.com’s Cue & A: Potted Potter Star Daniel Clarkson


Daniel Clarkson, one of the stars of ‘Potted Potter’, recommends ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ to everyone. In regards to ‘Peter’, Clarkson says that it is “truly amazing and one of the greatest pieces of storytelling I’ve ever seen.” Read More

Broadway Beckons

7/1/13—San Antonio Express

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ is one of the select few theater and entertainment acts to be featured as one of MySanAntonio.com’s must-see NYC events this summer. Read More

Fourthwall on Broadway Interview: Jason Ralph

6/27/13—Fourthwall Magazine

Emily Hardy chats to actor Jason Ralph (Boy) about Peter & the Starcatcher, New World Stages and the post-Broadway journey of a Tony Award winning play. Read More

Disney Shows in Development

6/24/13—The New York Times

Both Alex Timbers and Rick Elice of ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ are working on upcoming Disney Theatrical productions, based on ‘The Muppets’ and the 2011 documentary ‘Make Believe’, respectively. Read More

Are Pasek & Paul Working on New Musical About Teenage Magicians for Disney?


‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ playwright Rick Elice is teaming up with Disney Theatrical to produce an upcoming musical based on the 2011 documentary ‘Make Believe’. Read More

Meet Your Westchester Neighbor: Jane Dubin, Producer of the Tony Award-Winning “The Norman Conquests”

6/24/13—Westchester Magazine

Jane Dublin, the Tony Award-winning producer, has recently taken on the role of co-producing “Peter and the Starcatcher’ off-Broadway. Read More

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ takes starring role on Utah Shakespeare Festival lineup

6/24/13—Las Vegas Review-Journal

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ will be making it’s highly anticipated debut at the 52nd annual Utah Shakespeare Festival in Cedar City from June 25th to October 18th. Read More

Upstairs at the Beresford

6/24/13 —The New York Times

Rick Elice, famed playwright and the mind behind ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’, and actor Roger Rees have found a new home in New York’s Upper West side. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher to Play Bank of America Theatre, April 2-13, 2014

6/20/13—Broadwayworld.com Chicago

The Tony Award-winning show ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ will join the Broadway in Chicago 2014 Spring Season at Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre from April 2-13, 2014. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher in Chicago next spring

6/18/13—Chicago Tribune

The national tour of the Broadway hit “Peter and the Starcatcher,” will stop through Chicago for two weeks next April.

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Peter and the Starcatcher Coming to Bank of America Theatre


The Peter Pan prequel Peter and the Starcatcher, winner of five 2012 Tony Awards, will make a two-week Chicago stop on its first national tour next spring. Read More

Peter and the Starcatcher Tour Will Play San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas and More


The national tour of the Tony Award-winning play with music Peter and the Starcatcher, will play stops in San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and more. Read More

The New York Times says ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ is “Exhilarating and Inventive”

6/17/13—The New York Times

This production, about the boy who became Peter Pan, is an enchanted anatomy of the urge to defy gravity. Read More

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ Celebrates 100th Show at New World Stages


After enjoying a very impressive run on Broadway and winning 5 Tony Awards for 2012, “Peter and the Starcatcher” recently celebrated it’s 100th Off-Broadway performance at New World Stages Theater on June 13th. Read More

Tony Award-Winning Peter and the Starcatcher Celebrates 100 Performances Off-Broadway


The 5-time Tony Award-winning “Peter and the Starcatcher” celebrated 100 Off-Broadway performances at New World Stages theater on Thursday, June 13th. Read More

Rick Elice, Black Stache, and Smee Hit the Red Carpet at the Tonys with NY1


After winning 5 Tony Awards in 2012, some of the cast and crew of “Peter and the Starcatcher” joined NY1 before this year’s show to talk about the Tonys, their success off-Broadway, and future plans.

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Edge on the Net says “Peter and the Starcatcher” is ‘Perfect’ and ‘Full of Wonder’


Since moving off-Broadway, “Peter and the Starcatcher” has continued to amaze audiences with craft, nuance, and imagination.

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Off Broadway Hits Abound This Summer


This summer, off-Broadway presents award winning plays along with gratifying newcomers. “Peter and the Starcatcher,” and other productions taking place this summer, prove quality talent thrives off-Broadway.

Broadway Star Kevin Vortmann Amazed by “Peter and the Starcatcher” Production at The New World Stages


The multi-talented stage actor catches up with Andrew Gans from Playbill to talk about his current projects and recent theatre experiences.

Rick Holmes describes the ‘Mind Blowing’ magic of “Peter and the Starcatcher.”


Rick Holmes, the comedic savant who plays “Black Stache,” opens up about the pure beauty of being a part of the imagination-fueled production, “Peter and the Starcatcher.”

Highlights From “Peter and the Starcatcher” at New World Stages


The dream lives on for the cast of “Peter and the Starcatcher” as they continue to bring quality theater to audiences in their new home, The New World Stages.

The Assembled Parties and Starcatcher: Good Broadway Plays deserve Columbus runs

05/30/13—The Columbus Dispatch

In this age of successful, long-running musical plays on Broadway, serious theatergoers prefer to see story plays, which productions tend to last for only a season or less.

Wharton Center to Collect Items for Set of “Peter and the Starcatcher” Tour.


Michigan State students are encouraged to donate items for the upcoming tour production of “Peter and the Starcatcher” during Saturday’s 19th annual “Be A Tourist In Your Own Town” event held at the Wharton Center. The Tony award-winning play is hoping to gather props and keep their tradition of using recyclable materials for the Peter Pan prequel.

Peter & the Starcatcher Still Flies Off Broadway


Let your imagination fly far, far away in this grown up prequel to “Peter Pan.” The New World Stages invites a more personal experience for the production of “Peter and the Starcatcher,” yet still provides the Broadway quality performance.

Watch Highlights From “Peter and the Starcatcher,” at the New World Stages


Take a break from work, and dive into video highlights of off-Broadway’s new resident, “Peter and the Starcatcher.”

Its Arrested Development… The Broadway Dream Cast


The widely anticipated return of the cult-series Arrested Development sparked Theatre Mania to come up with a fantasy Arrested Development cast, with only Broadway Stars. Adam Chanler-Berat, who played “Boy” in “Peter and the Starcatcher,” was selected to play the innocent George-Michael Bluth.

Catching Up with “Peter and the Starcatcher”


Tony Award-winning scenic designer Donyale Werle takes us through a tour of “Peter and The Starcatcher’s” new home at New World’s Stages, and discusses their return back to off-Broadway.

Two Tales That Sate the Spirit Even As They Rouse Curiosity

05/22/13—The New York Times

“Peter and the Starcatcher,” at the New World Stages, and “Murder Ballad,” at the Union Square Theater, don’t seem like a a natural double feature to the naked eye. However, they provide old-fashioned narratives that tease, engage, and leave the audience’s satisfied.

Rick Holmes as Black Stache Rivals Christian Borle’s Tony Award-Winning Performance

05/21/13—The Monitor

“Peter and the Starcatcher” has a new home off-Broadway home at The New World Stages, where spaces are smaller but audience engagement is greater.  Rick Holmes, who played Lord Astor in the Broadway production of “Peter and the Starcatcher”, is now playing Black Stache, and his performance is nothing short of greatness.

Christian Borle and Shuler Hensley in New Encores! Lineup

05/21/13—New York Times

Christian Borle will perform in Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh’s musical “Little Me,” from February 5-9th, for the new season of the City Center’s long-running Encores! revival series. From April 2-6, Shuler Hensley will star in Frank Loesser’s love triangle musical “The Most Happy Fella.”

Drama Desk Awards Shun Off-Broadway Shows Again as Tony Frontrunners Dominate


Off-Broadway shows accounted for more than half of the nominations for the 2013 Drama Desk Awards, but as seen in the past, the shows were shunned as the Tony Frontrunners dominated the award show. However, in the past couple of years, “Peter and the Starcatcher,” is one of the few off-Broadway productions to actually win a Drama Desk Award.

Tony Winner Christian Borle Joins Chris Hemsworth and Viola Davis in Cyber Crime Thriller


Christian Borle, who won a Tony Award for his performance in “Peter in the Starcatcher,” is making his major motion picture debut in Michael Mann’s cyber crime thiller, “Cyber.”

“Before Neverland”, a review by News from the Rialto

05/20/13—News From The Rialto

Now that “Peter and the Starcatcher,” is in a new theatre off-Broadway, many fans are responding positively to the more intimate space at the New World Stages. The smaller space brings the audience closer to the magic, and creates an even more imaginative spectacle for theatre patrons.

Eastchester Resident Earns Three Tony Award Nominations


This would be the second straight year that an Eastchester Resident would take home a Tony Award for Lighting Design. Kenneth Posner was Nominated for his work on three plays this year, and if he wins he would join fellow Eastchester resident, Jeff Croiter from “Peter and the Starcatcher,” as a recipient of the highly sought after Tony Award.

Celia Keenan-Bolger joins “Star Trek’s” Zachary Quinto for the Broadway Revival of “The Glass Menagerie”


Celia Keenan-Bolger, who played “Molly” in “Peter and The Starcatcher,” returns to Broadway for a 17-week run, beginning September 5th, at the Booth Theater. The dynamic cast includes Tony Award-winning perfomer, Cherry Jones, and Zachary Quinto, who stars in the blockbuster movie franchise, Star Trek.


“Peter and The Starcatcher” Asks You To Save The Mermaids


The historic Mermaid Parade hosted in Coney Island, is reaching out to fans through Kickstarter.com for donations to keep the 30-year old tradition afloat. The mermaids (or mermans) of “Peter and The Starcatcher,’ have offered their support to their fellow friends of the sea by creating a hilarious Vine video, encouraging fans to donate.

Rick Elice Set for “Peter and The Starcatcher” Talkback Tomorrow at New World Stages


Tony-nominated playwright, Rick Elice, will speak with Ken Cerniglia about the journey from page to stage immediately after the May 15th performance of “Peter and The Starcatcher.”

TY Loves NY, and “Peter and The Starcatcher” helps to solidify the feeling.

05/14/13—Ty Loves NY

Ty Bentli, a New York morning radio talk show host, spends most of his time around talented people, so an interview with cast members of “Peter and The Starcatcher” was comfortable to him. Bentli went to a performance of the prequel to Peter Pan, and afterwards spoke with Rick Holmes, Nicole Lowrance, and Jason Ralph.


New York Times Best-Selling Author, Ridley Pearson, takes us into his world that helped create the Tony Award-winning play, “Peter and The Starcatcher.”


Ridley Pearson was reading J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan to his then 5 year-old daughter, when she started asking questions about Peter’s life before Neverland. The curiosity sparked Ridley to set his goal on creating a prequel to Peter Pan, which successfully led to his very own Broadway Play.

Former “Peter and The Starcatcher” Lighting Designer’s future looks bright in the Goodspeed’s Musicals new play “The Fabulous Lipitones.”


Jeff Croiter, the man who amazed audiences with his imaginative design for “Peter and The Starcatcher,” is joining Cory Pattak at the Norma Terris Theatre in Chester, Connecticut for the production of “The Fabulous Lipitones.” Emmy-winning writer John Markus developed the hilarious script for “The Fabulous Lipitones,” a comedy about what happens when white bread meets tandoori.

Stars Align At Williamstown Theatre Festival This Summer

05/07/13—The North Adams Transcript

The 58th season of The Williamstown Theatre Festival bursts onto the stage with a talent ridden cast in “Animal Crackers,” performing on the main stage. Peter and The Starcatcher alum, Adams Chanler-Berat, joins Broadway veterans for a new take on the Marx Brothers smash hit, with peformances running until July 14th.

Broadway 2013

05/13—MD Nightlife

Fans of Monty Python’s comedic antics will love the fanciful revision of Peter Pan with a minimal amount of props and maximum amount of puns. Recently reopened at the New World Stages, Peter and the Starcatcher’s witty dialogue and masterful acting will leave you enchanted for years to come.

Alex Timbers new play “Here Lies Love” Adds Month to Public Run

04/26/13—The New York Times

“Here Lies Love,” the new David Byrne-Fatboy Slim musical about Imelda Marcos, which opened on Tuesday at the Public Theater, has added four weeks of performances through June 30, the theater announced on Friday. Tickets are highly sought after due to strong reviews and the small 160 seat theater.


San Diego: Say Hello to Alex Timber’s new play “The Last Goodbye”


The visionary writer behind the Tony Award-winning “Peter and The Starcatcher” looks to find similar success with his rendition of Shakespeare’s Rome and Juliet, set to the electrifying sound of Jeff Buckley. The epic performances will begin September 20th at the Old Global Theatre and run until November 3rd.


“Peter and The Starcatcher” has released a whole new block of tickets for through 9/8

The critically acclaimed 2012 Tony Award-winning Broadway Play has a new home off-Broadway at New World Stages. This imaginative, witty, and edgy production has released a bunch of new tickets for the summer and fall performances.


Former Peter and the Starcatcher Director flies into new territory at Guthrie Theater.


Roger Rees is enlisting his creative direction to Primrose Path, a recently adapted play from the novel The Home of the Gentry by Ivan Turgenev. This heartbreaking play tells the tales of the author’s lost opportunities and the regrets felt during middle age.

“Peter and The Starcatcher” is an adventurous play with edgier content, but still remains highly entertaining for all ages.


Let your imagination go wild during this intimate and highly energetic prequel to Disney’s Peter Pan. Audiences roar with frequent laughter as they are exposed to a wacky perspective of the usually conservative tale of “Peter Pan.”

Celia Keenan-Bolger stars in the acclaimed revival of The Glass Menagerie this fall at the American Reperatory Theater.

04/25/13—The New York Times

The beloved “Wendy” from Peter and The Starcatcher joins Movie Star Zachary Quinto and Tony Award-winning actress Cherry Jones in the revival of Tennessee William’s Glass Menagerie. The limited engagement at the American Reperatory Theater in Cambridge, MA will mark the 7th revival of the play since its inception in 1945.


Our former “Peter” joins the cast of Animal Crackers for the Williamstown Theatre Festival this summer


Adam Chanler-Berat will be performing on the main stage for the wacky Marx Brothers hit play “Animal Crackers” amongst other Broadway veterans. This slapstick comedy will be providing belly laughs for the audience this summer during June 25- July 14th at the Williamstown Theatre in Massachusetts.

Broadwayworld.com presents guest blogger Josh Grisetti’s Vlog about Peter and the StarCatcher


Broadwayworld.com’s guest blog with Josh Grisetti continues to provide meaningful content. He decided to share the attention with his fellow cast member, Matt D’Amico (Slank). Josh Grisetti is proving to people he can be funny regardless of what medium is being used.

Tap back into your childhood imagination during the Peter Pan prequel “Peter and The Starcatcher,” now showing at New World Stages.

04/23/13 —Ascendingbutterfly.com

During this age of constant distraction and frivolous technology, it’s difficult for kids to take time catering to their imagination. The Tony Award-winning “Peter and The Starcatcher” reminds people to allow their kids to break free from their hectic schedules and enjoy their carefree time as children.


Peter and the Starcatcher: Now Off-Broadway, Still Off-the-Wall & Out of This World


Moving from Broadway to off-Broadway can take some time to adjust to, but with Peter and The Starcatcher, the move has been a roaring success. The new home for Peter and the Starcatcher at New World Stages provides a comforting level of intimacy and acoustics for the audience.

Seattle Theatre Group’s 2013-14 Season: John Malkovich, John Waters and Peter Pan

04/22/2013 —The Seattle Times

The vibrant, Tony Award-winning prequel to “Peter Pan” will be bringing its imaginative work to the Moore Theatre this season. The ‘Stache is coming to Seattle; so don’t tell us you haven’t been warned!

Josh Grisetti’s posts his third installment of the highly informative, hilarious blog for Broadwayworld.com

04/16/2013 —Broadwayworld.com

Josh decides to let pictures do the talking this time, while he sits back and continues his fight against spring induced phlegm dwelling in his throat. At least he knows if he ever loses his starstuff, he can always become a writer.

Flying Cats and Never Having to Say You’re Sorry – PETER AND THE STAR CATCHER

04/17/2013 —Old School/New School mom

After her first experience with PETER AND THE STAR CATCHER, blogger Sarah Fader is. “ready to live in a world that has a little more magic.”

Back to Neverland! The Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Celebrates Its Off-Broadway Return

03/19/2013 —Broadway.com

Peter and the Starcatcher, the fantastical and Broadway.com Audience Award-winning play with music that traces the origins of the Peter Pan story, has returned to its own off-Broadway roots.


03/18/2013 —The Wall Street Journal

On Monday, the musical will open its second commercial run in the city at the off-Broadway New World Stages, three short blocks from its old home at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

Adam Chandler-Berat Reflects on his Two-Year Journey with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

01/15/2013 —Theater Mania

Adam Chanler-Berat, who has been on the PETER AND THE STARCATCHER journey since 2011′s New York Theatre Workshop production, will take his final bow at the Brooks Atkinson on January 20. PETER AND THE STARCATCHER will continue Off-Broadway at New World Stages in March. Adam chatted about visits from Don Draper, strange gifts from fans, and disembodied mermaid arms.


01/01/2013 —The New York Times

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, scheduled to close on Broadway on Jan. 20, will be transferred this March to New World Stages.

Hello/Goodbye: Behind the Scenes at Peter and the Starcatcher’s Teary Broadway Farewell —TheaterMania

From tears to cheers, Peter and Co. share their Broadway goodbyes while looking toward the off-Broadway horizon. Click read more to check out the video!

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Hosts Special Matinee for NYC Theater Students

12/05/2012 —Broadway.com

More than 1,000 theater students from 15 New York City schools got a special treat on December 5, when they filled Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre for a special matinee performance of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Yoga, Silly Sword Fight Shenanigans & More Backstage Fun at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

12/05/2012 —Broadway.com

Backstage at the high-flying and dare-deviling fantasy spectacle PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, stars Matthew Saldivar, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Adam Chanler-Berat and the entire wickedly talented cast warm up with yoga, rehearse their fight scenes and relax in each other’s dressing rooms.


11/28/2012 —TheaterMania

TheaterMania’s Michael LaMasa speaks with the cast and fans of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER before it sails off Broadway and on to its National Tour.

Danny DeVito & Rhea Perlman Enjoy Their Voyage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

11/15/2012 —Broadway.com

TV icons and theater vets Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman attended the November 14 performance of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER together, posing for a picture with the swashbuckling stars after the show.

Meet Disney Author Ridley Pearson

11/14/2012 —Mice Chat

This week, we talk to author Ridley Pearson about the hit Broadway show PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. While Ridley is probably best known for his Kingdom Keeper series, he also co-wrote (along with Dave Barry) the Starcatchers series, which act as prequels to the story of Peter Pan.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Guys Prep to Grow Moustaches for Movember

11/09/2012 —Broadway.com

During November each year, men in the U.S. and throughout the world sprout moustaches to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer. The behind-the-scenes team of Broadway’s fantastical PETER AND THE STARCATCHER are participating in Movember.

Broadway’s Peter Pan Meets 2 Iconic Peters

11/09/2012 —Associated Press

Two iconic Peter Pans, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby, came to throw their support behind the latest one, played by Adam Chanler-Berat in the Tony Award®-winning play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Celia and Andrew Keenan-Bolger Spill Family Secrets, Confess Dream Roles & Sing in This Can’t-Miss Double Ask A Star

10/26/2012 —Broadway.com

STARCATCHER’s Celia Keenan-Bolger and Newsies’ Andrew Keenan-Bolger chat about bad auditions, laundry disasters and which sibling is the biggest “attention whore.” Watch the adorable siblings answer your questions and even sing!

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Participate in ‘Movember’ to Support Men’s Health

10/22/2012 —Broadway World

The producers of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the five-time Tony Award®-winning play by Tony Award®-nominee Rick Elice, announced today that STARCATCHER has assembled a special behind-the-scenes team to help raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues by letting their moustaches grow throughout the month of November as part of Movember.

Cast Your Vote in the PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Neverland Elections & Enter to Win a Personalized Prize Pack!

10/15/2012 —Broadway World

In the spirit of the upcoming 2012 Presidential Election, you’re invited to cast your vote for the President of Neverland! Voters will have a list of 10 candidates (characters) to choose from during the primary elections.

Halloween Costume Special! STARCATCHER’s Matthew Saldivar on How to Morph into “Dangerous, Sexy” Black Stache

10/15/2012 —Broadway.com

Matthew Saldivar explains exactly what’s needed to become the dastardly pirate Black Stache from PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. (Not surprisingly, it’s all about the facial hair.)

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Will Make its Regional Debut at the Utah Shakespeare Festival

10/15/2012 —Deseret News

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, winner of five of this year’s Tony Awards®, will receive its regional premiere in the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s 2013 season.

Peter Pan‘s Cathy Rigby Boards the Neverland Ship with the Stars of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

10/14/2012 —Broadway.com

Photo Gallery: Cathy Rigby stops by PETER AND THE STARCATCHER on October 14, 2012.

Sandy Duncan Joins Talk Back Series at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

10/11/2012 —Broadway World

On October 10, playwright Rick Elice moderated a post-show discussion with Sandy Duncan (known for her iconic portrayal of ‘Peter Pan’) and PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s own stars about the thrills and challenges of essaying such legendary characters. BroadwayWorld was there with photo coverage for the event.

Star Stuff Indeed! Broadway Brother/Sister Duo Andrew & Celia Keenan-Bolger Are Taking Your Questions

10/11/2012 —Broadway.com

The Newsies star and PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Tony® nominee are ready to answer fans’ burning questions.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Cast Records “Carols For A Cure”

10/03/2012 —Broadway World

CAROLS FOR A CURE is the annual two-disc holiday CD compilation of original songs and holiday classics which benefits BC/EFA. The cast of Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER were hard at work this week recording their track for the album.

Sandy Duncan to Talk Peter Pan Following Performance of Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

10/02/2012 —TheaterMania

Sandy Duncan, who received a Tony nomination for her portrayal of Peter Pan, will join PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Broadway cast members Adam Chanler-Berat, Celia Keenan-Bolger and Matthew Saldívar for a special talkback on “Playing Peter Pan” at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Wednesday, October 10 following the 7pm performance.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Launches Wednesday Evening Talkback Series, 10/3

10/01/2012 —Broadway World

The producers of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER announced that the show will host a Wednesday Evening Talkback Series, commencing on Wednesday, October 3, following the 7:00 PM performance. Each week, audience members at the specified performance will be invited to stay for post-performance talk backs that offer a behind-the-scenes look into the show, its road to Broadway, and playing Peter Pan.


09/28/2012 —New York Times

After flying from downtown to Broadway and winning five Tony® awards, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER will close on January 20, the producers announced.

Celia and Andrew Keenan-Bolger Visit BC/EFA’s Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction

09/23/2012 —Playbill.com

Celia Keenan-Bolger of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER and her brother Andrew Keenen-Bolger took Playbill on an exclusive tour of the 26th annual Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction.

From Ukeleles to Smelting Glasses, STARCATCHER’s Matthew Saldivar Shares His Eclectic Backstage Stash

09/21/2012 —Broadway.com

When he’s not scheming onstage as Black Stache in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, Matthew Saldivar goofs off inside his dressing room at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, where he proudly shows off his ukulele and at least one pair of smelting glasses.

Photo Coverage: Matthew Saldivar, Dave Barry and PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Fans Celebrate Stache Day!

09/19/2012 —Broadway World

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the five-time Tony Award®-winning play by Rick Elice, celebrates the 10th annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day today, September 19th, with a special “Stache Day” in honor of their own pirate, Black Stache.


09/05/2012—The Huffington Post

A sit down with Celia Keenan-Bolger, the lone female starring in the 5 time Tony®-winning play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, reveals that her love for performance began early in her life, and that theater is a family affair.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Announces ‘The Thing You Did’ Initiative Based on Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech

09/05/2012 —Broadway World

The producers of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the five-time Tony Award®-winning play by Rick Elice, announced “The Thing You Did” Initiative, which will provide people with the opportunity to have their inspirational stories told on a Broadway stage.

Questions and Answers with Matthew Saldivar

09/03/2012 —New York Theatre Guide

Q & A with Matthew Saldivar, who stars as ‘Black Stache’ in the Broadway premiere of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, playing at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Offers “Stache” of Free Tickets for Sept. 19 Performance

08/29/2012 —Playbill

Mustached fans of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER can win some booty on Sept. 19 in the form of free tickets to the evening performance of the Tony Award®-winning play with music at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

Meet Kevin Del Aguila: Broadway Star and NYC Dad

08/27/2012 —NY Metro Parents

Acclaimed actor, writer and director Kevin Del Aguila talks about his alternating roles as Broadway star (in the Tony®-winning PETER AND THE STARCATCHER) and Manhattan dad.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Adam Chanler-Berat Shares His Obsession With Breaking Bad, Bicycling After Dark & More

08/22/2012 —Broadway.com

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER title star Adam Chanler-Berat offers an eclectic list of favorite things, ranging from Harold and Maude and James Baldwin to vacations at the Jersey shore in the off-season.

Adam Chanler-Berat Shows Off Baby Photos, Artwork from Christian Borle & More Backstage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

08/15/2012 —Broadway.com

Backstage at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Adam Chanler-Berat keeps his sense of childlike wonder alive with baby photos, a bouncy couch, his yoga mat and more! Take a peek at his backstage home.

Siblings Shine On Broadway

08/13/2012 —NBC New York

Andrew and Celia Keenan-Bolger are starring in Broadway shows at the same time, which is something both say they never could have dreamed. Celia stars in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER while Andrew stars in Newsies. Lauren Scala spoke to them.

Q&A With Rick Elice

08/09/2012 —Stage Notes

Rick Elice, writer of the book for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, and co-writer of the books for Jersey Boys and The Addams Family, answered some of our questions about the writing process, his personal experiences, and the crossover between theater and the classroom.

Highlights From PETER AND THE STARCATCHER With New Villain Matthew Saldivar

08/07/2012 —Playbill

The Broadway production of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER hooked a new villain on July 2, when Matthew Saldivar (Grease, The Wedding Singer) took over the role of Black Stache from Tony Award® winner Christian Borle.

Home Movies! Muntjacs! See Celia Keenan-Bolger Go Ape at the Zoo on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell

08/05/2012 —Broadway.com

In the latest episode of Side by Side, Susan Blackwell takes PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Celia Keenan-Bolger on a trip to the Central Park Zoo! See fuzzy animals (including a…muntjac?), home videos of Celia singing showtunes and more.

Liza Minnelli, Camryn Manheim & More Set Sail for Star Stuff at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

08/02/2012 —Broadway.com

Star stuff met star quality on August 1, when Broadway legend and EGOT winner Liza Minnelli stopped by the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to see PETER AND THE STARCATCHER!

Stephen Colbert Visits the Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

08/03/2012 —Colbert News Hub

Colbert voyaged to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to catch a pixie-dusted performance of Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. Once the curtain came down, the Broadway fan and his family headed for dry land to congratulate the stars of the Peter Pan prequel, including Matthew Saldivar, Celia Keenan-Bolger and Adam Chanler-Berat.

Broadway Besties! Jennifer Damiano and Adam Chanler-Berat of STARCATCHER Kick Off Broadway.com’s New Friendship Feature

07/31/2012 —Broadway.com

Read on to learn more about this hilarious duo, then tag along in photos as Damiano and Chanler-Berat get goofy on the High Line elevated park in Manhattan.

BWW Interviews: STARCATCHER’s New ‘Black Stache’ Matthew Saldivar

07/21/2012 —Broadway World

Broadway’s Five-Time Tony Award® winning show PETER AND THE STARCATCHER recently welcomed a new ‘Black Stache’ to lead its crew of swashbuckling pirates, Broadway vet Matthew Saldivar.

Matthew Saldivar to Replace Christian Borle in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

06/18/2012 —Broadway.com

Matthew Saldivar will assume the role of “Black Stache” in Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

BWW TV: Jeff Croiter on His Shining Moment and the Privilege of Building PETER AND THE STARCATCHER from the Ground Up

06/14/2012 —Broadway World

Jeff Croiter is this year’s recipient of the Tony Award® for Best Lighting Design of a Play for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. Not typically in front of the crowd, Croiter sat down with BroadwayWorld to talk all about his shining moment.

STARCATCHER Baddie Kevin Del Aguila on Unleashing Altar Boyz, Playing with Christian Borle and Being Smee

06/14/2012 —Broadway.com

A Q and A session with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Kevin Del Aguila.

La Jolla Playhouse-Launched PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Wins Big At Tonys®

06/11/2012 —KPBS

STARCATCHER got its start at the La Jolla Playhouse in 2009 as part of the theater’s Page to Stage program, which helps develop new plays.

Boy’s Life: Backstage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER with Adam Chanler-Berat

06/13/2012 —Broadway.com

Episode 8: Parting Words

BWW TV: Tony® Scenic Design Winner Donyale Werle – PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is “About Imagination”

06/13/2012 —Broadway World

Donyale Werle describes the design process of PETER: “We didn’t have to do very much to get people to think and to dream,” Werle said, “and that’s what PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is all about.”


06/12/2012 —Playbill.com

Alex Timbers, a 2012 Tony Award® nominee for his co-direction (with Roger Rees) of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, fills out Playbill.com’s questionnaire of random facts, backstage trivia and pop-culture tidbits.

BWW TV: Best Featured Actor Tony® Winner Christian Borle – ‘I Just Can’t Believe They Called My Name’

06/11/2012 —Broadway World

Christian Borle is the recipient of this year’s Tony Award® for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. Despite his elite status as a Broadway vet, he was still shocked to hear his name called.

Christian Borle Wins At Tony’s® 2012 For PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

06/11/2012—The Huffington Post

Christian Borle, an actor you may remember from that song-and-dance eBay commercial, won his first Tony Award® Sunday night, for Best Featured Actor In A Play.

Chatting Up a Newly Minted Tony® Winner: Jeff Croiter

06/11/2012 —The Journal News

Newly minted Tony® winner Jeff Croiter, the Eastchester native who won for his lighting design of the play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, calls in.

In My Library: Rick Elice

06/10/2012 —New York Post

You never forget your first Tony® — especially when you receive it from the first star you saw on stage. That’s how it was for Rick Elice, who found himself kissed by Julie Andrews six years ago when he won a Ton® for “Jersey Boys,” for which he co-wrote the book.

Bargain Hunter on Two Wheels

06/08/2012 —NY Times

Donyale Werle, a Tony Award®-nominated, Obie-winning theatrical set designer and stoop-sale connoisseur, generally spends Sundays in or near her 400-square-foot co-op on the top floor of a brownstone in Park Slope, Brooklyn, taking a break from show business and Broadway.

BWW TV: Inside Tony® Rehearsal with Neil Patrick Harris & PETER AND THE STARCATCHER!

06/07/2012 —Broadway World

The 2012 Tony Awards® ceremony is just days away! BroadwayWorld was invited inside the Beacon Theatre to catch a glimpse of a tech rehearsal for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER and speak with host Neil Patrick Harris about how the exciting show is shaping up.

2012 PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Tony® Nominee Celia Keenan-Bolger Grateful for Her Diverse Season

06/07/2012 —Playbill.com

It’s been an exciting year for singing actress Celia Keenan-Bolger, who was seen in the critically acclaimed City Center Encores! production of Merrily We Roll Along earlier this season, and who is now playing “Molly,” a role that earned her a 2012 Tony® nomination, in the Tony®-nominated Best Play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Join Adam Chanler-Berat, Christian Borle & More at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Book Party

06/05/2012 —Broadway.com

Photo Gallery: The PETER AND THE STARCATCHER company celebrated the publication of the show’s script on June 5, 2012.

Join Adam Chanler-Berat, Christian Borle & More at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Book Party

06/06/2012 —Broadway.com

Play scripts tend to be no-frills paperbacks, but the folks at Disney decided to produce something spiffier for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER: an annotated edition of Rick Elice’s script, with commentary by the creative team, photos of the cast and crew and an introduction by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, authors of the novel that inspired this colorful Broadway show.

Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Vyes for a Best Directing Tony® for its 2 Directors

06/06/2012 —WNYC Culture

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is up for nine Tony Awards®, including Best Direction by two directors. That’s not so common in today’s theater.

Photo Exclusive! PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Celia Keenan-Bolger Invites You on Her Quest For a Tony® Dress

06/06/2012 —Broadway.com

The pressure to look stunning on Broadway’s biggest night can be daunting, but Celia Keenan-Bolger is up for the challenge.

Annotated Script of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Published June 5

06/05/2012 —Playbill.com

The annotated script of the nine-time Tony Award®-nominated play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, a playful tome that captures the spirit of the acclaimed Broadway production, arrived in stores June 5 from Disney Editions.

Tony® Nominee Secrets! Who Makes STARCATCHER’s Celia Keenan-Bolger Starstruck?

06/04/2012 —Broadway.com

Get to know 2012 Tony® nominee Celia Keenan-Bolger, who has garnered her second nomination for playing Molly, a young girl destined to save the world in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Interview with Alex Timbers & Roger Rees – Directors, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

06/04/2012 —CBS

Dana Tyler interviews the Tony® nominated directors of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, who describe how their different backgrounds complement each other for the complex zaniness of PETER.

THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- Adam Chanler-Berat

06/01/2012 —Broadway World

In this edition of the Friday Six, Broadway World caught up with Adam Chanler-Berat, who is starring as ‘Boy’ in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER- currently playing at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! Want to know what hooked him into a career in the theater? His dream roles? Read on!

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony® Nominees – Christian Borle on Celebrating Imagination with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/31/2012 —Broadway World

BroadwayWorld’s Richard Ridge sat down with nearly all of this year’s Tony Award® nominees. In this special, “The Stash” Christian Borle, nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Play for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, is featured.


05/31/2012 —The Broadway Blog

Part 2: Co-directors Alex Timbers and Roger Rees interview with The Broadway Blog. With such a unique, unlikely partnership, it’s no wonder PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is such a joyous mash-up of styles and techniques.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Roger Rees and Rick Elice to Visit Theater Talk, 6/1

05/30/2012 —Broadway World

THEATER TALK will welcome Roger Rees and Rick Elice of the multi-Tony® nominated play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, now on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, June 1.


05/30/2012 —Curtain Up Cookies

Sweet treats! Curtain Up Cookies shared PETER AND THE STARCATCHER themed cookies with the cast.

Magic in a Trunk

05/30/2012—The Huffington Post

Alex Timbers and Roger Rees are the oddest of odd couples. But they created a magical work, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, currently playing at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theater.

Boy’s Life: Backstage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER with Adam Chanler-Berat

05/29/2012 —Broadway.com

Episode 7: Meet the ‘Offstage Magic Fairy’

“Smash” Star Christian Borle Hooks Up With an Infamous Role in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/29/2012 —Playbill.com

A 2012 Tony Award® nominee, Christian Borle chomps into the role of the king of all pirates in the Neverland of Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.


05/24/2012 —The Broadway Blog

Part 1: Behind the stellar cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is an equally starry creative team, led by co-Directors Alex Timbers (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson) & Roger Rees (most recently as an actor in The Addams Family) and writer Rick Elice (Jersey Boys).

Boy’s Life with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Adam Chanler-Berat

05/23/2012 —Broadway.com

Episode 6: Meeting fans at the lottery and more.

Ask Playbill.com: A Question About a Fruity Visual Theme in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/23/2012 —Playbill

A reader wondered about the use of a certain tropical fruit in Broadway’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER. Is there a story there? Of course there is!

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Christian Borle Is ‘Thrilled, Honored and Happy’ to Win a Broadway.com Audience Choice Award

05/21/2012 —Broadway.com

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER star Christian Borle is cracking up audiences at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre as the over-the-top yet highly feared pirate Black Stache. Theatergoers took note of his hilarious turn, and on May 13 Borle earned the Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Funny Performance.


05/18/2012 —Awards Circuit

With the recent succes of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER on Broadway (the show racked up 9 Tony® nominations, including best play), Disney has decided to revist the magical tale on the big screen.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Costume Designer, Paloma H. Young

05/17/2012 —Uptempo Magazine

A Broadway play built on a dime and a dream. Now a 9 time 2012 Tony Award® nominee! A wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan. Enjoy my exclusive, candid and intricately personal interview with Peter and the Starcatcher’s Tony Award nominated costume designer, Paloma H. Young.

Children’s Favorite Comes to the Stage

05/17/2012 —New York Press

William Faulkner might not be the first author one expects writer and one-time actor Rick Elice to quote when describing his adaptation of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the current hit Broadway show.

Video: Art Imitates Life for “Smash” Actor Christian Borle

05/15/2012 —NBC 4 New York

NBC 4 New York catches up with the NBC “Smash” star in his new Broadway hit PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Video: 2012 Tony Nominees Roger Rees and Rick Elice Imagine the Possiblities of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/14/2012 —Playbill

Roger Rees (Best Direction of a Play, sharing the nom with co-director Alex Timbers) and Rick Elice (Best Play) were nominated for 2012 Tony Awards® for their work on the imagination-fueled ensemble piece PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Go on National Tour Next Year

05/14/2012 —The New York Times

The producers of the Broadway play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER announced on Monday that they would mount a national tour of the Tony-nominated production starting in Denver in August 2013

For 2012 PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Tony® Nominee Christian Borle, It’s Been a “Smash”-ing Year

05/14/2012 —Playbill

t’s been a whirlwind year for 2012 Tony® nominee and “Smash” star Christian Borle, currently recognized for his performance as Black Stache in Rick Elice’s PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, which was nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Play.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s Celia Keenan-Bolger on Tonys® and New Work

05/08/2012 —Back Stage

It’s hard not to love Celia Keenan-Bolger. The effervescent, powerhouse performer is currently Tony®-nominated for her role as 13-year-old Molly in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

Playwright Rick Elice on Transforming a Lost Boy and Girl Into PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/08/2012 —Broadway World

Before garnering Tony® nominations for Best Original Score and Best Play for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, Rick Elice made his Broadway debut co-writing the book of Jersey Boys, which won four Tony Awards® and earned Elice and Marshall Brickman a Best Book nomination.

Video Exclusive! Take An Inside Look at the Whimsical Set of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/07/2012 —Broadway.com

Imagination is the key ingredient in the delightful Broadway production of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, based on the bestselling novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. To bring to life the Neverland you never knew, two-time Tony® nominated scenic designer Donyale Werle used 3,563 corks, 204 rope pieces, 817 bottle caps, 162 bamboo sticks, 366 kitchen utensils and more junkyard finds to awaken the inner-child in all who enter the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

5 Questions with “Smash” Star Christian Borle

05/07/2012 —Insider.com

Out of all the actors on NBC’s Smash, Christian Borle had the most to prove since he was the most deeply entrenched in the Broadway community — the two-time Tony® nominee (including a 2012 nod for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER) doubled that pressure since Smash also marked his first regular series gig.

Land Ho! John Krasinski, Emily Blunt & More Voyage Backstage to Visit the Stars of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/07/2012 —Broadway.com

No pixie dust was necessary on May 5 for the PETER AND THE STARCATCHER company, still flying high after the announcement of their nine Tony® nominations. On hand to witness the magic for themselves were The Office star John Krasinski; his wife,Golden Globe winner Emily Blunt; and Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson’s Mike Sablone.

Growing up with Peter Pan: Director of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER; learning on the go on Broadway

05/06/2012 —Star Ledger

When he began working on PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, a play that chronicles the early days of the boy who’ll never grow up, director Alex Timbers had virtually no professional credits.

The Keenan-Bolger siblings are Broadway’s brother-sister act

05/06/2012 —Daily News

Take a seat, Baldwin brothers. You too, Donny and Marie. There’s a new family act in show business. Brother and sister thespians Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Celia Keenan-Bolger have both brought their acts to Broadway, in different plays, at the same time.

Q&A: Tony Nominee Rick Elice on Giving Wing to PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

05/04/2012 —ArtInfo

Rick Elice, by his own admission, just couldn’t hold down a regular job. Instead he finds himself, at 55, a co-librettist for the smash hit “Jersey Boys,” and the author of the new Broadway play, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, which has just been nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Play.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Present Special Matinee Performance for TDF’s Stage Doors Arts Students

05/03/2012 —Broadway World

1,000 New York City public high school and middle school students from 16 schools, who are participating in TDF’s Stage Doors Program, will be attending a special matinee performance of the new Tony Award-nominated play PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.

Q&A: Arnie Burton

05/03/2012 —Talkin’ Broadway

After its critically praised run at New York Theatre Workshop last season, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER recently moved to Broadway, where it has earned nine Tony nominations, including one for Best Play.

Tony-Nominated Playwright Rick Elice Talks PETER, Startcatchers And Studio 54

05/01/2012 —Gothamist

Today is a good day for Rick Elice. The writer and actor, who already has a Tony for Jersey Boys, has again seen his work nominated for the prestigious theater award. In fact, the show did quite well in the nomination department with nods for Best Play, Best Original Score, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Scenic Design, Best Costume Design, Best Lighting Design, Best Sound Design and Best Direction.

Boy’s Life: Backstage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER with Adam Chanler-Berat

04/30/2012 —Broadway.com

Episode 3: ‘Punk-Rock’ Eyeliner, Yoga & More Pre-Show Rituals

THE LEADING MEN: Adam Chanler-Berat, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’s “Boy” Who Won’t Grow Up

04/30/2012 —Playbill

Broadway Fan Perez Hilton Visits the Stars of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

04/30/2012 —Broadway.com

He may be considered the “Queen of All Media” but Perez Hilton was the King of the Great White Way during his recent trip to New York City.

Interview: Rick Elice’s journey with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

04/29/2012 —Metro

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, a new play about magic and adventure on the high seas, had its own long and exciting journey on its way to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre:

Boy’s Life: Backstage at PETER AND THE STARCATCHER with Adam Chanler-Berat

04/23/2012 —Broadway.com

Episode 2: Meet the Mermaids!

‘Peter Pan’ prequel hits Broadway, complete with Dave Barry

04/22/2012 —The Miami Herald

It’s the Broadway hit launched 10 years ago with a little girl’s question: How did Peter Pan meet Captain Hook?

Broadway Q&A: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER scene-stealer Christian Borle talks Captain Hook, what’s next for him on “Smash”

04/21/2012 —Entertainment Weekly

As fan favorite Tom Levitt on NBC’s musical dramedy Smash, Christian Borle is one of a handful of Broadway veterans lending real theatre experience to the much-buzzed about freshman show.


04/19/2012 —The New York Times

A scene from the Broadway play about Peter Pan, at the Brooks Atkinson Theater.

Squigs Braves the High Seas With the Cast of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

04/19/2012 —Broadway.com

All aboard! On a journey to discover the Neverland you never knew, Christian Borle, Adam Chanler-Berat and Celia Keenan-Bolger are moving full steam ahead in the whimsical play Peter and the Starcatcher.

The Path to Broadway: Celia Keenan-Bolger

04/19/2012 —Tw