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Monday, December 10, 2018

Tony Winner Heather Headley to Lead Woodstock 50th Anniversary Concert by Adam Hetrick

The Lion King and Aida star will headline A Celebration of Love and Peace on August 24.

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Rob Bowman Returns to Broadway’s Chicago as Music Director by Adam Hetrick

The veteran music director has returned to conduct the long-running musical after Leslie Stifleman steps down.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

My Fair Lady Star Laura Benanti to Make London Concert Debut by Adam Hetrick

The Tony Award-winning actor will make her London debut in June.

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David Bowie’s Lazarus Is Bound for Amsterdam by Adam Hetrick

The acclaimed and otherworldly work by the late trailblazing musician will make its Dutch premiere October 13 at the DeLaMar Theater.

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Olivier Award Winner Tracie Bennett to Star in First U.K. Revival of Mame by Adam Hetrick

The 2019 season at the Hope Mill Theatre will also see the U.K. premiere of a new version of Rags.

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Judy Kuhn and Jenna Russell to Join Seth Rudetsky for London Concerts by Adam Hetrick

The actors will join Rudetsky for his popular Broadway @ Leicester Square Theatre series.

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Watch Norm Lewis, Andrea McArdle, and Charles Busch Preview Upcoming Shows at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

The Tony-nominated performers will play the midtown music hot-spot in the coming weeks.

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Cast Set for My Very Own British Invasion World Premiere Featuring Brit Hits of the 1960s by Adam Hetrick

Tony winner Jerry Mitchell directs the musical featuring a book by Tony winner Rick Elice that premieres at the Paper Mill Playhouse in January.

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Torch Song’s Michael Urie Joins Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The limited engagement ends its run December 17 at the Marquis Theatre.

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Ian McKellen Will Offer Free Late-Night Solo Show at the Donmar by Adam Hetrick

All tickets to the special performance will be free for theatregoers aged 25 and under.

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Penny Fuller and Constantine Germanacos Will Take Over Principal Roles in Broadway’s Anastasia by Adam Hetrick

They replace outgoing cast members Judy Kaye and Max von Essen, who depart the Ahrens and Flaherty musical in the coming weeks.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Kate Baldwin Will Bring How Did You Get This Number? to Detroit by Adam Hetrick

The Tony Award nominee will play the Marlene Boll Theater in May.

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Whitney White Wins 2018 Susan Stroman Directing Award by Adam Hetrick

White is currently represented Off-Broadway with What to Send Up When It Goes Down.

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Claybourne Elder, Tamika Lawrence, John Riddle, and More Set for Broadway Sings Lady Gaga: Unplugged by Adam Hetrick

The concert will take place December 10 at The Green Room 42.

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Tonya Pinkins to Offer Naughty & Nice at Green Room 42 by Adam Hetrick

The star of Jelly’s Last Jam and Caroline, or Change will join Brad Simmons for a December 16 holiday concert.

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Eden Espinosa Will Celebrate Album Release With New York City Concert by Adam Hetrick

The Wicked and Lempicka star, soon to be seen in the national tour of Falsettos, will play Sony Hall in January.

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Chita Rivera Sets New San Francisco Concert Dates by Adam Hetrick

The two-time Tony Award winner will appear at Feinstein’s at the Nikko in March.

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Santino Fontana, John Gallagher Jr., Bonnie Milligan Join New York Stage and Film Gala by Adam Hetrick

The December 9 gala honors Ken Olin and Patricia Wettig and outgoing NYSAF Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

John Wulp, Theatre Designer, Director, and Producer, Dies at 90 by Adam Hetrick

His enduring 1977 Broadway production of Dracula, designed by illustrator Edward Gorey, earned a Special Tony Award in 1978.

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Tony Award Winner Philip Bosco Dies at 88 by Adam Hetrick

Instantly recognizable from his many roles in film and television, Bosco won a Tony Award for Lend Me a Tenor.

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Ferryman Cast Member Fra Fee Will Play Solo Show at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

The Irish actor and singer will perform his solo show Seisún.

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Lena Hall Will Play Feinstein’s at the Nikko in 2019 by Adam Hetrick

The San Francisco native, who won a Tony Award for her performance in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, will make a homecoming in February.

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Watch Cher’s Surprise Performance at Opening-Night Curtain Call of The Cher Show by Adam Hetrick

The star joined the cast for a special performance of "If I Could Turn Back Time."

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Monday, December 3, 2018

Read Reviews for The Cher Show on Broadway by Adam Hetrick

Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, and Micaela Diamond star as the entertainment icon in the new Broadway bio-musical that opens December 3 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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The Cher Show Opens on Broadway December 3 by Adam Hetrick

Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, and Micaela Diamond star as the entertainment icon in the new Broadway bio-musical that opens at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Read Reviews for Come From Away Tour by Adam Hetrick

The national tour of the Broadway musical plays the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles through January 6, 2019.

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Cher Reacts to Seeing Her Life on Stage in The Cher Show on Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The icon made a surprise visit to the new Broadway musical based on her life and career just days before its December 3 opening night.

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Sierra Boggess, Derek Klena, and Lindsay Mendez Join New York City Christmas: A Concert to Benefit ASTEP by Adam Hetrick

The annual fundraising concert returns to Joe’s Pub December 10.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

An American in Paris Tony Nominee Robert Fairchild Boards Cats Film by Adam Hetrick

The classical dancer and in-demand Broadway leading man will take on the role of Munkustrap in the film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical.

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Anthony Rapp, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Leslie Odom Jr., and Amber Gray to Headline New York Theatre Workshop Gala by Adam Hetrick

Original cast members from Rent and the Broadway-bound musical Hadestown will celebrate the Off-Broadway theatre’s 40th anniversary.

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Norbert Leo Butz, Noma Dumezweni, Judith Light, and Mandy Patinkin Featured in 2019 Sundance Film Festival Slate by Adam Hetrick

The festival kicks off January 24 in Salt Lake City, Utah, showcasing 112 feature-length films—many of which feature the work of theatre artists.

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