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Friday, October 28, 2016

Dream Casting: Dream Cast: Bye Bye Birdie Live! With Jennifer Lopez

Stars of film, stage, and late night fill out our fantasy ensemble.

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TV News: Broadway's Bernadette Peters and Christine Baranski Set for Good Wife Spinoff

Paul Guilfoyle and Cush Jumbo will also appear in the cast.

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Photo Flash: Heidi Blickenstaff and Emma Hunton Open in Freaky Friday

The new musical is written by Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey, and Bridget Carpenter.

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Theater News: Ben Rimalower's Patti Issues and Bad With Money to Return to the Duplex

The shows will play a double-bill engagement.

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Friday Playlist: The Music of A Bronx Tale's Alan Menken & Glenn Slater

Get ready to lose yourself in the beloved music of A Bronx Tale creators Alan Menken and Glenn Slater.

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Photo Flash: Miriam Shor, Johanna Day, and More Star in Lynn Nottage's Sweat

The new drama is directed by Kate Whoriskey at the Public Theater.

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RSC to translate all Shakespeare’s plays into Mandarin

Universal themes will resonate with locals, says the project’s director

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When ballet comes to cinema screens

Streaming has exposed dance companies to big new audiences

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Amadeus, National Theatre (Olivier), London — review

Director Michael Longhurst stages the piece as an orchestral/operatic rehearsal

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Le nozze di Figaro, La Scala, Milan — review

Director Frederic Wake-Walker’s new conception pays much deference to its predecessor

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Features: I've had sleepless nights over the spinning head in The Exorcist

Ben Hart, the man behind the illusions in the new stage adaptation of the classic horror, explains what it's been like working on the show

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Review: The Model Apartment

The Geffen breathes new life into Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies' play about people trapped in the past.

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Marc Almond: ‘What have I become?’

As a career-spanning box-set of the singer’s music is released, he discusses his triumphs, regrets and turning 60

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Luc Tuymans pays homage to James Ensor

The Belgian painter and international superstar mounts a show in London of his forebear and fellow countryman

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The Art Market: it’s up to you, New York

Tefaf in Manhattan; sold to the anchor from CNN; Trump in the nude

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Get Ready to Crack Up as Tick, Tick...BOOM!'s George Salazar & Nick Blaemire Talk Comedy Routines, Life Ruining Friendship & Their Last Five Y

Nick Blaemire and George Salazar talk ridiculous Godspell memories, reuniting on Tick, Tick...BOOM!, and playing Jamie & Cathy in a new Last Five Years.

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TV News: Jennifer Lopez to Star in NBC Broadcast of Bye Bye Birdie Live!

Harvey Fierstein will write the adaptation for television.

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Theater News: Kara Lindsay Returns to Her Broadway Bubble in Wicked

Lindsay will reprise her performance as Glinda in the blockbuster musical.

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Photo Flash: Original Falsettos Stars Join Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells at Revival Opening

Stephanie J. Block and Brandon Uranowitz also star in this new production of William Finn and James Lapine's musical.

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Hot Clip of the Day: Get Ready for the Magic of Marin Mazzie, Judy Kuhn, & LaChanze in Nothing Like a Dame

Marin Mazzie inspires with "And the World Goes Round", Judy Kuhn tugs at your heart with "Ring of Keys", and LaChanze slays with "Be a Lion" at Nothing Like a Dame.

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Quizzes: Competition: win tickets to see The Last Five Years

Sign up to be in with a chance of winning tickets to see Samantha Barks and Jonathan Bailey in the upcoming revival of Jason Robert Brown's musical

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Theatre News: Company of Angels relaunches with new name

The theatre company will now be called Boundless Theatre

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BWW's On This Day - October 28, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 28 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Theatre News: Tom Hollander to star in Travesties West End transfer

The Menier Chocolate Factory production will run at the Apollo Theatre in 2017

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Theatre News: The week in pictures: 22 - 28 October

Lin-Manuel moves to London, Gary Lineker visits the Court and the Stepping Out girls leave Bath this week

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Theatre News: Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway announced for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

The pair will join Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill

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Smart move: London Design Museum’s new home

The abandoned Commonwealth Institute in Kensington has been brilliantly overhauled and repurposed for its latest occupant

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Theatre News: Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein to open in West End

The production is due to open next autumn

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Review: Review: The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide to Capitalism with a Key to the Scriptures (Hampstead Theatre)

Tony Kusher's latest play receives its UK premiere starring Tamsin Greig

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Theatre News: Casting confirmed for Peter and the Starcatcher European premiere

Evelyn Hoskins will star in Paul Taylor-Mills' production this Christmas

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