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Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Dolly Parton Might Give a Broadway Musical About Her Life The Cher Show Treatment by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been 11 years since Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 arrived on Broadway, and now the legendary performer is ready for more. In a new interview with RuPaul for Marie Claire, the Grammy winner o…

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Monday, December 7, 2020

Broadway's Christian Borle and Michael Potts Join Prodigal Son TV Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Christian Borle and Michael Potts are set to have recurring roles on the second season of Fox's serial killer thriller Prodigal Son, according to Deadline. The two Broadway favor…

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Oscar Nominee Gabourey Sidibe Joins Starry School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Benefit Reading by Caitlin Moynihan

Acadamy Award nominee Gabourey Sidibe has joined the cast of the upcoming benefit reading of Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play. She replaces the previously annou…

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Odds & Ends: Idina Menzel Joins American Murderer Movie & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Idina Menzel Joins American Murderer Movie Tony winner Idina Menzel has joined the cast of the upcoming American Murderer m…

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Friday, December 4, 2020

See Dan Stevens, Judi Dench & More in New Trailer for Upcoming Blithe Spirit Movie by Caitlin Moynihan

The new film adaptation of Noël Coward's classic comedy Blithe Spirit just released a hauntingly hilarious new trailer. Starring Dan Stevens, who was set to appear in Hangmen prior to the …

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The Phantom of the Opera Announces West End Return Date; Killian Donnelly to Star by Caitlin Moynihan

The angel of music is coming back to London! Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh have announced that The Phantom of the Opera will once again play at London's Her Majesty’s Theatre …

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Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo to Star in and Produce Biopic About African Princess ‘Gifted’ to Queen Victoria by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner and two-time Oscar nominee Cynthia Erivo is coming to the big screen. According to Deadline, Erivo is set to star in and produce a biopic based on the life of Sarah Forbes Bonet…

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

In the Heights Movie Will Debut Both on HBO Max and in Theaters by Caitlin Moynihan

It won't be long now! Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights film will now be available to stream on HBO Max the same day it hits theaters. After pushing back its original premiere date due to …

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Odds & Ends: Tony Nominee Benjamin Walker Joins The Lord of the Rings Series & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Tony Nominee Ben Walker Joins Upcoming The Lord of the Rings Series Tony nominee Benjamin Walker is going to Middle Earth.…

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Barrett Wilbert Weed to Have Recurring Role on New Series Bridge and Tunnel by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway's Barrett Wilbert Weed has a new gig. The Mean Girls original cast member has joined the cast of Bridge and Tunnel, an upcoming Epix dramedy series written, directed and produced …

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Dear Evan Hansen's Jordan Fisher Ties in the Knot in Magical Disney Wedding by Caitlin Moynihan

Words fail! Dear Evan Hansen star Jordan Fisher married his longtime partner Ellie Woods during an intimate ceremony after-hours at Disney World on November 21. The couple got engaged in Ma…

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Watch Stars Take on the The Inheritance for The Walter Project by Caitlin Moynihan

We remember those who have come before us. Playwright Matthew López's Tony-nominated two-part drama The Inheritance, which had announced its closing date of March 15 prior to the Broadway s…

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See Disney on Broadway Cast Members Reunite to Sing 'Let It Go' on Holiday Singalong by Caitlin Moynihan

We just can't let it go! Dozens of cast members from past and present Disney on Broadway productions reunited at the New Amsterdam Theatre to perform the Frozen anthem "Let it Go" for ABC's …

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Monday, November 30, 2020

Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares Tick, Tick...BOOM! Film Update & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Tick, Tick...BOOM! Movie Completes Filming The upcoming movie adaptation of Jonathan Larson's Tick, Tick...BOOM! has offic…

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The Prom Movie's Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to the Show's Original Broadway Star Beth Leavel by Caitlin Moynihan

The lady's improving, and Meryl Streep is honoring the woman who started it all. Streep, who stars as Dee Dee Allen in Ryan Murphy's upcoming film adaptation of The Prom, gave the musical's …

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Olivier Winner Sam Tutty and Emily Redpath to Star in Filmed Romeo & Juliet by Caitlin Moynihan

Recent Dear Evan Hansen Olivier winner Sam Tutty is set to star as Romeo in the upcoming film adaptation of Romeo & Juliet. Newcomer Emily Redpath will co-star as Juliet with Nick Evans …

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Saturday, November 28, 2020

Giving Thanks: Playwright Dominique Morisseau Receives Arthur Miller Foundation Legacy Award by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com recently presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted by Broad…

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Friday, November 27, 2020

Giving Thanks: Javier Muñoz and Mandy Gonzalez on 'Writing Your Own Stories' by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com recently presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted by Broad…

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Thursday, November 26, 2020

Giving Thanks: Steven Pasquale and Phillipa Soo on the 'Power of the Hamilton Experience' by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com recently presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted by Broad…

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Unruly Hearts, Unite! Watch The Prom's Dazzling New Trailer by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to dance because The Prom just released a new trailer prior to its Netflix release on December 11. The star-studded cast features Meryl Streep as Dee Dee Allen, James Corden as Bar…

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Odds & Ends: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sarah Brightman Reunite for 'Christmas Dream' & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Andrew Lloyd Webber to Join Sarah Brightman's Virtual Concert Andrew Lloyd Webber will join his former wife and original Th…

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Giving Thanks: LaChanze and Celia Rose Gooding on Confidence and Black Theatre United by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com recently presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted by Broad…

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Giving Thanks: NYC Public School Teacher Lisanne Shaffer Receives the Arthur Miller Foundation Excellence in Arts Education Award by Caitlin Moynihan

On November 16, Broadway.com presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted b…

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Monday, November 23, 2020

Giving Thanks: Leslie Odom Jr. & Nicolette Robinson on the Importance of Billy Porter and Aida by Caitlin Moynihan

On November 16, Broadway.com presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted b…

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Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Bilingual Romeo y Julieta Audio Play for the Public Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

The Public Theater has announced a bilingual audio adaptation of Romeo y Julieta, starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o and Drama Desk Award winner Juan Castano as the star-crossed lovers. …

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Friday, November 20, 2020

Kirstin Maldonado Joins Deborah Cox and Norm Lewis in Chicago's Children of Eden by Caitlin Moynihan

Pentatonix's Kirstin Maldonado is set to join Deborah Cox and Norm Lewis in Stephen Schwartz and John Caird's Children of Eden. The musical, which was originally announced to play in Chic…

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Watch Sierra Boggess & Julian Ovenden Sing Out From Brigadoon by Caitlin Moynihan

Although theaters continue to be shut down due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it hasn't stopped stage stars Sierra Boggess and Julian Ovenden from singing out. The pair is gearing up to r…

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See Cinderella Co-Stars Santino Fontana and Laura Osnes Reunite for R&H; Mashup by Caitlin Moynihan

Get transported back to the castle with this magical new mashup music video from Cinderella co-stars Santino Fontana and Laura Osnes. See them perform "Ten Minutes Ago" from Richard Rodgers…

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Odds & Ends: Spike Lee Is Collaborating with Passing Strange Duo on Viagra Movie Musical & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Spike Lee Collaborates with Passing Strange Duo for Viagra Movie Musical Fresh from helming David Byrne’s American Utopia…

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Trevor Nunn to Direct 60th Anniversary Production of Samuel Beckett's Happy Days in London by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-winning director Trevor Nunn is set to helm Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days  in London. The 60th anniversary production will star Lisa Dwan and begin performances on February 16, 2021 w…

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See at Leslie Odom Jr. as Sam Cooke in First One Night in Miami Trailer by Caitlin Moynihan

This new trailer is going to have fans twistin' the night away. In a just-released first look, see Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr. as legendary singer Sam Cooke in the upcoming film One Night in…

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