Date Set for 2012 Tony Award Nominations Announcement by Broadway.com

The announcement of the 2012 Tony Award nominations will take place on May 1 at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center at Lincoln Center. The…

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An Interview with Script in Hand Playreading Series “Regulars” by Westport Country Playhouse

photo by Dave MatlowBy Anne KeefePlayhouse Artistic AdvisorCurator, Script in Hand SeriesThere are some special people one meets in the course of ‘a life in the theatre.’  When aske…

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Talking Stanley, Stella and A Streetcar Named Desire with Stars Blair Underwood, Daphne Rubin-Vega & More by Broadway.com

Excitement was running high on February 28 when the cast of the upcoming revival of A Streetcar Named Desire stepped out to greet the press. Broadway.com was on hand to chat up the…

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Rebirth of a director by Michael Riedel

Within one year, Mike Nichols saw two Broadway plays that changed his life. In December 1947, his last year of high school, he attended the second night of “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Wh…

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Hellish ‘Orpheus Descending’ rises at Shattered Globe

The plays of Tennessee Williams are forever with us, both in the spirit and in the flesh. And while it is his “top three” works (“The Glass Menagerie,” “A Streetcar Named Desire”…

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Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway by Nice Work If You Can Get It

Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway Meet director Kathleen Marshall and writer Joe DiPietro from the new Gershwin musical comedy, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, coming to…

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Tony Nominee Victor Garber To Headline Notorious TV Pilot for NBC by Broadway.com

Four-time Tony nominee Victor Garber will return to the small screen to star in NBC’s drama pilot Notorious, according to Deadline.com. Liz Heldens, (Prime Suspect, Mercy) serves as th…

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Musical Comedy Rated P For Parenthood Opens at Off-Broadway’s Westside Theatre by Broadway.com

Rated P for Parenthood, a musical sketch comedy about raising kids, opens February 29 at off-Broadway’s Westside Theatre. Helmed by Jeremy Dobrish, Rated P For Parenthood features a bo…

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Donna Bullock, Rachel de Benedet, et al. Set for NOTHING IS FOREVER, 3/11 & 12 by BroadwayWorld

UnsungMusicalsCo. Inc. www.UnsungMusicals.org has announced a special return concert engagement of the new musical song cycle Nothing is Forever by Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award winner Mor…

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Flashback! Watch the Death of a Salesman Star’s Most Memorable Movie Moments by Josh Ferri

Oscar winner and two-time Tony nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman is back on Broadway in Mike Nichols' starry revival of Death of a Salesman. As Willy Loman, the patriarch in Arthur Miller&r…

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STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber on EVITA, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, and More! by Stage Tube

In the video below, Paula Zahn chats with musical theatre legend Andrew Lloyd Webber about his lengthy career, upcoming projects, EVITA, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, and more Click below to check…

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0280: Peter Polycarpou At Large: by MusicalTalk

David Kingsmill catches up with the very talented Peter Polycarpou to discuss his impressive career in Les Miserables, Evita, Imagine This and so many others, including the all new super-dar…

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Dean Chisnall on Going Green as the New West End Star of Shrek the Musical by Matt Wolf

Dean Chisnall, 29, a regular West End presence in the six years since he left West London’s Arts Educational drama school, is now stepping into the title role in Shrek the Musical at t…

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Photo Flash: The Complete Broadway Cast of EVITA in Rehearsal! by BroadwayWorld

A New Argentina indeed Check out this photo of the complete cast of the new Broadway production of EVITA, who posed after the company's final run-through at the rehearsal studio late last we…

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Morgan James Plays Free Concert at Rockwood Music Hall by BroadwayWorld

GODSPELLs Morgan James will play a free concert with her rock n soul band at Rockwood Music Hall 196 Allen Street on Wednesday February 29 at 10pm. The concert is free with no cover charge.

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Eric McCormack's Cameo at Godspell by Godspell

Eric McCormack's Cameo at Godspell Eric McCormack makes a special cameo appearance at Godspell. From: BwayGodspell Views: 2555 28 ratings Time: 04:09 More in Comedy

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Broadway-Bound Eric McCormack Blesses the Lord Onstage at Godspell by Broadway.com

Before beginning his run as presidential contender Joseph Cantwell in the Broadway revival of Gore Vidal’s The Best Man, Eric McCormack took in a performance of Godspell, a s…

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Marylouise Burke, Jane Kaczmarek, Jon Tenney to Star in Geffen Playhouse's Good People by Andy Propst

Cherise Boothe, Sara Botsford, Marylouise Burke, Brad Flesicher, and Jon Tenney will join previously announced star Jane Kaczmarek in the Geffen Playhouse's production of David Lindsay-…

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Guest Blogger Brett Rigby on Networking and Perseverance by Admin

Posted in Guest BlogNetworkingHey friends! Today’s guest blog post is by my good friend Brett Rigby. Brett is a talented performer, recording artist, producer (and has a very handsome …

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REVIEW: Other Desert Cities by JK

Review of the Saturday, February 25 matinee performance.  At the Booth Theatre in New York City.  Starring Stockard Channing, Rachel Griffiths, Stacy Keach, Judith Light and Justin…

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Hurt Village

Hurt Village is a housing project in Memphis. The time is the second Bush term. The project is about to be torn down to make room for a spiffy development that will erase the memory of the …

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HOWARD KISSEL by John Simon

The premature death at 69—though it would have been premature at any age—of Howard Kissel is a severe loss to everyone involved in the theater, interested in theater, and relative or fri…

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Flashback! Watch the Death of a Salesman Star’s Most Memorable Movie Moments by Josh Ferri

Oscar winner and two-time Tony nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman is back on Broadway in Mike Nichols' starry revival of Death of a Salesman. As Willy Loman, the patriarch in Arthur Miller&r…

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Watch Ghost Star Caissie Levy Wail on 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody' at Broadway Remembers Whitney Houston by Broadway.com

Caissie Levy can definitely wail with a capital W, but the Ghost star recently pulled out all the vocal stops to celebrate the life of the one and only Whitney Houston. Levy was one of many …

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Michael Urie Shows Off a Frumpy Gift From Christopher J. Hanke Backstage at How to Succeed by Broadway.com

Michael Urie may play mean-spirited mailroom clerk Bud Frump in the Broadway revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, but he was more than welcoming when Broadway.com sto…

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Porgy and Bess Star Audra McDonald Discusses Girl Crushes, Sex Tapes and Happy Dust on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell by Broadway.com

One might not expect four-time Tony winner and Juilliard-trained star Audra McDonald to discuss scatalogical urges while singing or dish on whether Taye Diggs, Sean “Diddy” Combs…

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Mon, March 5 @ 5.00 P.M: Star-Studded Book Launch: IN REHEARSAL at The Drama Book Shop by Drama Book Shop

Star-Studded Book Launch: IN REHEARSAL Stacy Keach, Kathleen Chalfant and others, with author Gary Sloan The free even event will feature readings from Gary Sloan's IN REHEARSAL, a Q & A an…

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Review: Assistance by Frank Scheck

Tyrannical bosses should be more careful about mistreating their employees. Their victims may very well develop into talented playwrights who will later skewer them in viciously funny fashio…

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You should help yourself to expert ‘Assistance’ by Elisabeth Vincentelli

Fun fact: After graduating from NYU, playwright Leslye Headland (“Bachelorette”) briefly worked as Harvey Weinstein’s personal assistant. Now, a tyrannical tycoon looms over her bliste…

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An Interview with Script in Hand Playreading Series “Regulars” by Westport Country Playhouse

photo by Dave MatlowBy Anne KeefePlayhouse Artistic AdvisorCurator, Script in Hand SeriesThere are some special people one meets in the course of ‘a life in the theatre.’  When aske…

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Michael Urie Shows Off a Frumpy Gift From Christopher J. Hanke Backstage at How to Succeed by Broadway.com

Michael Urie may play mean-spirited mailroom clerk Bud Frump in the Broadway revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, but he was more than welcoming when Broadway.com sto…

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Check Out How to Succeed’s Tammy Blanchard and Sex and the City’s Kristin Davis in New Lifetime Movie by Broadway.com

Tammy Blanchard, who plays sexy secretary Hedy LaRue in the hit Broadway revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, is headed for the small screen in Of Two Minds, a n…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Wants Bono for JESUS CHRIST Search? by BroadwayWorld

According to a rumour posted by thesun.co.uk, Andrew Lloyd Webber plans to offer U2's Bono a place on the judging panel of the ITV1 talent hunt show for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR.

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STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber on EVITA, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, and More! by Stage Tube

In the video below, Paula Zahn chats with musical theatre legend Andrew Lloyd Webber about his lengthy career, upcoming projects, EVITA, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, and more Click below to check…

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JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR’s Josh Young featured in The New York Times. Performances begin tomorrow night, Thursday, March 1. by Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Josh Young, who stars as Judas Iscariot in the Broadway production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, is featured in The New York Times.  Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR…

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A New "Jesus Christ" Returns to Broadway by Playbill Video

Tony-winning director Des McAnuff's take on Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's "Jesus Christ Superstar" makes its way to Broadway after a blow-out premiere at the Stratford Shakespeare Festi…

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Stratford’s Jesus Christ Superstar prepares for its Broadway run by Richard Ouzounian

Jesus Christ Superstar, with a Canadian cast that includes Paul Nolan, Chilina Kennedy and Bruce Dow, opens in preview Thursday at Neil Simon Theatre.

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‘Seuss,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway In Chicago fall season schedule just got a little more crowded with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” …

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‘Grinch,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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‘Sister Act,’ ‘Grinch’ musicals coming in fall

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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LEAP OF FAITH Offers Leap Day Ticket Special Today Only! by BroadwayWorld

Has a Broadway show with the word leap in the title ever opened during a Leap Year Never. To celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event, the producers of Broadways LEAP OF FAITH will make 29 or…

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Watch LEAP OF FAITH Composer Alan Menken on “CBS Sunday Morning” by Kelly Guiod

Academy and Grammy Award-winner Alan Menken, composer of Broadway’s LEAP OF FAITH, recently sat down with Martha Teichner of “CBS Sunday Morning” to discuss his prestigious career and …

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I Don't Think So by Lysistrata Jones

I Don't Think So From the HIT musical - Lysistrata Jones From: LysistrataJones Views: 208 1 ratings Time: 01:29 More in Entertainment

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Patti Murin, Josh Segarra & Lysistrata Jones Cast to Reunite For Joe's Pub Concert by Broadway.com

The game is back on for Broadway’s basketball musical Lysistrata Jones. Patti Murrin, Josh Segarra and the musical's cast will reunite for a concert at Joe's Pub on April 9. Th…

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Lysistrata Jones Giving It Up in Concert by Michael Block

For the fans who thought Lysistrata Jones shuttered too soon, have no fear, the team is here! On April 9th, the original company of the Lewis Flinn-Douglas Carter Beane musical will perform …

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Orchestral Tracks For Lysistrata Jones Cast Album to Be Recorded March 1 by Andy Propst

The musical tracks for an original cast album of Lysistrata Jones will be recorded on March 1, according to posts on the show's official Twitter and Tumblr accounts. No further details…

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On the Town: February Edition by Kevin Daly

The end of February is upon us, which means that my trip to London is only a few weeks away. The month of February was a busy one for everyone it seems, but I spent some of my time prepping …

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Montego Glover and Adam Pascal (#333) - February, 2012 by American Theatre Wing

Where are Broadway’s hottest stars? Downstage Center. The latest episode heads down south as Memphis’ Montego Glover plays the role as interviewer to her co-star Adam Pascal. The versati…

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Hurt Village

Hurt Village is a housing project in Memphis. The time is the second Bush term. The project is about to be torn down to make room for a spiffy development that will erase the memory of the …

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Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway by Nice Work If You Can Get It

Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway Meet director Kathleen Marshall and writer Joe DiPietro from the new Gershwin musical comedy, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, coming to…

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Nice Work Stars Matthew Broderick & Kelli O'Hara Get Dolled Up for Vanity Fair by Broadway.com

If you need proof that Matthew Broderick and Kelli O’Hara clean up nicely, look no further than to Annie Leibovitz’s delicious portrait of the Nice Work If You Can Get It stars i…

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: J. Bernard Calloway by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: J. Bernard Calloway J. Bernard Calloway talks about going from football to footlights in this fantastical tribute to Theatre in Our Schools!…

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Betsy Struxness by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Betsy Struxness Betsy Struxness talks about perseverance in this fantastical tribute to Theatre in Our Schools! Theatre and drama are esse…

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Bryan Langlitz by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Bryan Langlitz How do you get started dancing? Get moving! Bryan Langlitz talks about getting started in dance and theatre in this fantastic…

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Derrick Baskin by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Derrick Baskin Derrick Baskin talks about moving to New York in this fantastical tribute to Theatre in Our Schools! Theatre and drama are …

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Joe DiPietro by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Joe DiPietro Joe DiPietro talks about how growing up going to the theatre inspired him to be a writer in this fantastical tribute to Theatre…

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Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Preston Dugger by Memphis The Musical

Memphis Celebrates Theatre In Our Schools Month: Preston Dugger Preston Dugger talks about how being exposed to art as a child started him on his path to Broadway in this fantastical tribut…

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Newsies Parody Newsadoozies to Premiere at UCB in March by Sarah Moore

Newsadoozies: A Man-Eating Musical, a new musical comedy one-act will debut at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre at 8pm on Monday, March 12, with an encore performance on Monday, March 19…

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Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway by Nice Work If You Can Get It

Meet the Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT on Broadway Meet director Kathleen Marshall and writer Joe DiPietro from the new Gershwin musical comedy, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, coming to…

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Nice Work Stars Matthew Broderick & Kelli O'Hara Get Dolled Up for Vanity Fair by Broadway.com

If you need proof that Matthew Broderick and Kelli O’Hara clean up nicely, look no further than to Annie Leibovitz’s delicious portrait of the Nice Work If You Can Get It stars i…

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Hugh Jackman Tells Kristin Chenoweth: 'You Gotta' Do On the Twentieth Century by Broadway.com

Broadway darling Kristin Chenoweth is plotting her return to the stage as the star of a 2013 Roundabout Theatre Company revival of the musical On the Twentieth Century. Cheering her on is he…

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One Man, Two Guvnors new cast interviews by National Theatre

One Man, Two Guvnors new cast interviews The new cast of the smash-hit comedy One Man, Two Guvnors talk about the play and the rehearsal process before the first preview on 2 March at the T…

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REVIEW: Other Desert Cities by JK

Review of the Saturday, February 25 matinee performance.  At the Booth Theatre in New York City.  Starring Stockard Channing, Rachel Griffiths, Stacy Keach, Judith Light and Justin…

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Mon, March 5 @ 5.00 P.M: Star-Studded Book Launch: IN REHEARSAL at The Drama Book Shop by Drama Book Shop

Star-Studded Book Launch: IN REHEARSAL Stacy Keach, Kathleen Chalfant and others, with author Gary Sloan The free even event will feature readings from Gary Sloan's IN REHEARSAL, a Q & A an…

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Watch Priscilla Queen of the Desert’s Will Swenson NBC ‘Taxi TV’ Segment – Online Now by Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Broadway’s PRISCILLA Queen Of The Desert THE MUSICAL star and Tony Award® nominee Will Swenson takes taxi riders on a tour of his favorite New York City hot spots for food and fun in the …

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STAGE TUBE: PRISCILLA's Will Swenson Featured in Taxi Spot by Stage Tube

Broadways PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL star and Tony Award nominee Will Swenson takes taxi riders on a tour of his favorite New York City hot spots for food and fun in the East …

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Purge – review by Lyn Gardner

Arcola, LondonIt is the early 1990s, Estonia is at last independent and Aliide (Illona Linthwaite) is old and living alone in the cottage in the Estonian forest where her parents once farmed…

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An Interview with Script in Hand Playreading Series “Regulars” by Westport Country Playhouse

photo by Dave MatlowBy Anne KeefePlayhouse Artistic AdvisorCurator, Script in Hand SeriesThere are some special people one meets in the course of ‘a life in the theatre.’  When aske…

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Carole King Stripped - I Feel The Earth Move - The Skivvies by Lomo212

Carole King Stripped - I Feel The Earth Move - The Skivvies This is the second installment in The Skivvies', aka Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley, "Stripped Down" Series. Here&#…

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Seminar Star Alan Rickman Dishes About the Tony Race on The View by Broadway.com

Seminar star Alan Rickman, who was one of The View’s very first guests in 1998, returned to the morning talk show on February 28 to catch up with the colorful hosts, including special …

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STAGE TUBE: Alan Rickman Talks SEMINAR on THE VIEW! by Stage Tube

In SEMINAR, four aspiring young novelists Lily Rabe, Hamish Linklater, Jerry O'Connell and Hettienne Park sign up for private writing classes with Leonard Mr. Rickman, an international liter…

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No Title by Michael Strassheim

WILLIAM SHATNER SURROUNDED BY DARKNESS TONIGHT ON “CHARLIE ROSE” TV and film superstar William Shatner will appear tonight on “Charlie Rose.”  His one man show SHATNER’S WORLD: W…

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Broadway in Chicago books 'Sister Act,' "Grinch," 'Les Miserables." by Chris Jones

Broadway in Chicago said Wednesday morning that it will present touring productions of "Sister Act," "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas" and a reprise run of"Les Miserables"during th…

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Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Sister Act Added to Broadway in Chicago's 2012 Lineup by Andy Propst

Broadway in Chicago has announced the addition of three shows to its slate of presentations for 2012, according to a report in The Chicago Tribune. Among the newly announced offerings is th…

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‘Seuss,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway In Chicago fall season schedule just got a little more crowded with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” …

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Photo Flash: Tasti D-Light Unveils Flavor in Honor of SISTER ACT by BroadwayWorld

Tasti D-Lite has just unveiled a new flavor, Heavenly Cherry, which was created especially at Tasti D-Lite for Broadway's SISTER ACT. Check out photos from the unveiling of the new flavor be…

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‘Grinch,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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‘Sister Act,’ ‘Grinch’ musicals coming in fall

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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Ryan Murphy To Helm One Hit Wonders, Starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon & Cameron Diaz by Broadway.com

Glee creator Ryan Murphy has signed a “preemptive deal” with Sony Pictures to direct the musical comedy film One Hit Wonders, starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Cameron…

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‘Seuss,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway In Chicago fall season schedule just got a little more crowded with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” …

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‘Grinch,’ ‘Sister Act’ set for Broadway in Chicago season

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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‘Sister Act,’ ‘Grinch’ musicals coming in fall

The 2012 Broadway in Chicago fall schedule got a little more crowded Wednesday with the addition of three shows to its previously announced “Kinky Boots” and “The Book of Mormon.” Ne…

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Victor Garber to Star in NBC's Notorious Pilot by Bethany Rickwald

Victor Garber will star in the NBC drama pilot Notorious, from Universal TV and BermanBraun, according to Deadline.com. Written by Liz Heldens, Notorious follows a detective who returns und…

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Ryan Murphy To Helm One Hit Wonders, Starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon & Cameron Diaz by Broadway.com

Glee creator Ryan Murphy has signed a “preemptive deal” with Sony Pictures to direct the musical comedy film One Hit Wonders, starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Cameron…

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News: 20 Questions With ... Robyn North

Robyn North is currently playing Nellie Collins in Floyd Collins at the Southwark Playhouse, which continues until 31 March. North was nominated for a Whatsonstage.com Award for Best Takeov…

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Interview: 20 Questions With ... Robyn North

Robyn North is currently playing Nellie Collins in Floyd Collins at the Southwark Playhouse, which continues until 31 March. North was nominated for a Whatsonstage.com Award for Best Takeov…

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Stephen Sondheim Collaborating with Venus in Fur Writer David Ives on New Musical by Broadway.com

Eight-time Tony winner Stephen Sondheim is at work on a brand new musical, according to the London Evening Standard. The legendary composer and lyricist revealed he had written “20 or …

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Review: Venus in Fur by Andy Propst

Nina Arianda and Hugh Dancy give even sharper performances than before in David Ives' comedy-drama now at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

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Review: (Toronto) War Horse by The Charlebois Post

Joey (Brad Cook, Bryan Hindle, Caden Douglas) and Emilie (Addison Holley). Photo by Brinkhoff/MögenburgStunning, Emotional, AmazingGobsmacked...by Dave RossAs I stepped out of the Princess …

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BWW TV: First Look at WAR HORSE in Toronto! by Kelly Cameron

The all Canadian cast of War Horse, the show about a young boy who's horse is sold to the cavalry during WW1, opened last night, February 28, at the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto. Pro…

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Theatre review: War Horse gallops off to victory by Robert Cushman

The transforming moment in War Horse — transforming in every sense — comes about 20 minutes in. Joey, the title horse, changes before our eyes from foal to full-grown stallion.

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Review: Assistance by Frank Scheck

Tyrannical bosses should be more careful about mistreating their employees. Their victims may very well develop into talented playwrights who will later skewer them in viciously funny fashio…

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WICKED Costumes: Wardrobe Maintenance by Wicked

WICKED Costumes: Wardrobe Maintenance Witness a day in the life of the WICKED wardrobe department! 400 custom costumes made of over 2,000 pieces of fabric and countless sparkles need to be …

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STAGE TUBE: Behind the Many Costumes of WICKED! by Stage Tube

400 custom costumes made of over 2,000 pieces of fabric and countless sparkles need to be maintained for 8 performances every week. It takes a small but talented army to keep these memorable…

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Wicked Alums Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel Head out on Concert Tours by David Rogers

Former “Wicked” stars Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel have both announced separate concert tours that will keep them on the road throughout North America later this year. Tony Award w…

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Idina Menzel Will Perform Barefoot at the Mann with Philadelphia Orchestra in June by Sarah Moore

Tony Award-winning actress, singer and songwriter Idina Menzel, original star of Broadway's Wicked, the original stage production of Rent and FOX TV's smash hit Glee, returns to Th…

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Kristen Chenoweth set for Cadillac Palace concert

Kristen Chenoweth, the Tony- and Emmy Award-winning actress-singer, will perform a one-night-only concert, June 16 at 8 p.m., at Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph. Best kn…

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Kristin Chenoweth Sets Dates for First-Ever North American Tour by Broadway.com

Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth is hitting the road for her first-ever concert tour, according to The Washington Post. The Wicked alum will perform in 19 cities during the 2012 North Ame…

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Role Reversal at “Broadway Backwards” by Michael Portantiere

Musical theater guys have sometimes been heard to complain that their female counterparts get the best parts and the best songs in shows such as Mame, Hello, Dolly!, Funny Girl, and Wicked. …

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Kristin Chenoweth Dishes About Her GCB Mean Girl Character & Upcoming Tour on Good Morning America by Broadway.com

In anticipation of her sexy new ABC comedy GCB, Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth dropped by Good Morning America on February 29 to divulge some secrets about…

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