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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Fran Drescher Hints That THE NANNY Could be Headed to Broadway by Marika O'Hara

Fran Drescher, star of the hit TV show The Nanny, has hinted that there may be a musical or play of the series in the works. While attending the Endometriosis Foundation of America's Blossom…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

VIDEOS: Ben Platt Performs Songs from SING TO ME INSTEAD at YouTube Space NY by Marika O'Hara

Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt stopped by the YouTube Space in NYC toperform songs from his debut album Sing To Me Instead and chat with Billboard journalist, Rebecca Milzoff.…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

BWW Flashback: The Political Career of KING LEAR's Glenda Jackson by Marika O'Hara

Glenda Jackson has two Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards, and took him last year's Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Play. The stage and screen favorite is now taking on the title role …

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

VIDEO: Watch FALSETTOS Tour Star Nick Adams Sing Through His Resume! by Marika O'Hara

Nick Adams, star of the National Tour of Falsettos, was put on the spot when he was asked to sing his theatre resume on ABC7. Adams is currently playing the role of Whizzer in the National T…

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You Can Now Stay Overnight in the Castle from THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW by Marika O'Hara

The castle that served as the home of Dr. Frank-N-Furter when the movie was made in 1975 is actually called Oakley Court and has since been converted into a luxury hotel. While the hotel has…

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

BWW Interview: Nassim Soleimanpour Explores Language and Friendship With a New Actor Each Night in NASSIM by Marika O'Hara

Nassim Soleimanpour is an Iranian playwright whose new play NASSIM is currently being presented by Barrow Street Theatricals at New York City Center Stage II. NASSIM has previously played to…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Broadway at the Cabaret: A Star Is Born: The Concert, Bright Lights, Big City 20th Anniversary Concert & More! by Marika O'Hara

What good is sitting alone in your room this week If you don't already have plans to see a Broadway show, come out to see your favorite Broadway stars in a cabaret act instead. Highlights th…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

BWW Album Review: BULLDOZER: THE BALLAD OF ROBERT MOSES Tells a Tame Story of a Polarizing Figure by Marika O'Hara

When a musical is titled 'Bulldozer,' listeners might expect its score to contain a blaze of sound, a rush of electric guitars, and a furious pounding of drums. The original cast recording o…

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

BWW Interview: Molly Gordon Goes Down the Rabbit Hole In ALICE BY HEART by Marika O'Hara

MCC Theater's production of the New York premiere of Alice By Heart, the new musical from Spring Awakening creators Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, begins previews on January 30th. The show i…

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

BWW Album Review: Christine Andreas' PIAF - NO REGRETS is a Gorgeous Celebration of France's Most Famous Singer by Marika O'Hara

The Tony nominee Christine Andreas has released an album unlike anything else this year.Piaf - No Regretscelebrates the songs made famous by the French singer Edith Piaf, including'Non, Je N…

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Rob McClure and Maggie Lakis Welcome Baby Girl, Sadie James by Marika O'Hara

Former costars Rob McClure and Maggie Lakis are now coparents The couple announced the birth of their first child, Sadie James McClure, born on Sunday December 9th at 916 AM.McClure and Laki…

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Dove Cameron on THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time' by Marika O'Hara

At last night'sopening of The New Group's musical adaption of Clueless,Dove Cameron gushed about her next project-starring at Clara Johnson in the London premiere of Adam Guettel's The Light…

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Photo Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONG by Marika O'Hara

On December 4, The New York City Children's Holiday Party brought nearly 800 children from 38 different homeless shelters to experience the epic musicalKing Kong.After theperformance, each c…

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BWW Album Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE VOLUME 20 Brings Back Old Favorites for a Spectacular Collection of Holiday Songs by Marika O'Hara

Of the many traditions and events that occur during Broadway CaresEquity Fights Aids' twice yearly collection periods, one of the sweetest and subtlest is the annual Carols For a Cure compil…

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film by Marika O'Hara

On Monday night, Academy Award nominated actor Hugh Jackman received the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film from the Santa Barbara International Film Festival at the Ritz Carlton Baca…

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Michael Urie Designs Special TORCH SONG Bow Tie for Jesse Tyler Ferguson's Charity by Marika O'Hara

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, husband Justin Mikita, and their non-profit advocacy organization, Tie The Knot, are happy to announce their newest limited edition bowtie launching on November 1. The …

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