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Sunday, July 15, 2018

The Cher Show Ends Chicago Try-Out Ahead of Fall Broadway Arrival by Adam Hetrick

The bio-musical about the entertainment icon ends its out of town try-out at the Oriental Theatre July 15 ahead of a New York arrival this fall.

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EXCLUSIVE: Watch How Serenbe Playhouse Sinks the Titanic by Adam Hetrick

The doomed luxury liner sinks nightly as part of a season that sets each of its productions on and around bodies of water.

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Angels in America, Starring Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane, Closes on Broadway July 15 by Adam Hetrick

The revival of Tony Kushner’s landmark account of a bewildered nation at the dawn of the AIDS epidemic became the most Tony-nominated play in history.

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

FX’s Pose Stars, Dyllón Burnside, Mj Rodriguez, and Ryan Jamaal Swain, Will Perform NYC Concert by Adam Hetrick

The groundbreaking series about a group of LGBTQ youth of color who forge a family in New York City’s ball culture scene in the 1980s will return for a second season.

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Friday, July 13, 2018

New Name Revealed for Broadway ‘Gypsy Robe’ Ceremony by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway opening-night tradition honoring musical ensemble members will be rechristened at the July 26 opening of Head Over Heels.

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Remembering Chicago Actor Jeff Loeffelholz by Adam Hetrick

A member of the revival’s original cast, Loeffelholz served as standby for the role of Mary Sunshine from 1996 until his death June 29.

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Choreographer Esmé Boyce Guests on Episode 122 of The Compass by Adam Hetrick

Leah Walsh hosts the podcast where industry professionals share their unique artistic journeys.

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EXCLUSIVE: Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger Sing Newsies’ ‘Letter from the Refuge’ by Adam Hetrick

The Newsies and Tuck Everlasting star will perform in concert at Cape May Stage July 23.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Chicago Producers Launch Investigation Into Events Leading Up to Death of Longtime Cast Member Jeff Loeffelholz by Adam Hetrick

Loeffelholz, a 22-year veteran cast member of the show, took his own life June 29.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Newsies Director Jeff Calhoun and Soft Power Composer Jeanine Tesori Will Lead Freddie G Master Classes by Adam Hetrick

Lighting designer Ken Billington and sound designer Matt Kraus are also among the Broadway professionals who will work with teachers from across the U.S.

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Sunday, July 8, 2018

SpongeBob SquarePants Will End Broadway Run in September by Adam Hetrick

The new musical was nominated for 12 Tony Awards.

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Friday, July 6, 2018

The Boy Band Project Will Perform BC/EFA Benefit Concert in NYC by Adam Hetrick

Cast members from Jersey Boys, Altar Boys, and more perform favorites from 90s boy bands and beyond.

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Laura Benanti Will Join Todd Almond and Sarah Ruhl for Melancholy Play in Concert by Adam Hetrick

The chamber musical adaptation of Ruhl’s play will be presented at Joe’s Pub July 8.

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

Randy Harrison and Nick Adams Will Join The Skivvies in Indianapolis and Provincetown by Adam Hetrick

Musical duo Nick Cearley and Lauren Molina will play The Cabaret and The Crown and Anchor this summer.

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EXCLUSIVE: Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger Sing From His Upcoming Concert Series by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway alum sings "Eduardo" ahead of his July concert in Cape May, New Jersey.

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The Barrow Group Season Will Include Revival of Martin Moran’s The Tricky Part by Adam Hetrick

The three-play season will also feature the U.S. premiere of U.K. playwright Clare McIntyre’s The Thickness of Skin and a world premiere by K. Lorrel Manning.

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World-Premiere Musical Havana Music Hall Will Play Miami This Fall by Adam Hetrick

Set on the brink of the Cuban Revolution, the new musical will play the Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre in Coral Gables, Florida.

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Faith Prince Will Headline New York Pops’ Underground Cabaret by Adam Hetrick

The Guys and Dolls Tony winner will join Steve Reineke for the cabaret fundraiser at Feinstein’s/54 Below.

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Jelani Alladin, Corey Cott, Amber Iman, and More Tapped for Broadway Sings: Unplugged by Adam Hetrick

Sara Bareilles, Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, Lady Gaga, and Alanis Morissette are among the artists whose work will be performed at the Green Room 42.

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Watch Liza Minnelli Sing Broadway Classic in Her Recent Concert Return by Adam Hetrick

The Academy and Tony Award-winning performer was joined by Michael Feinstein for the June 30 concert at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Grosses Analysis: Mean Girls and Angels in America Reach New Highs at Broadway Summer Box Office by Adam Hetrick

The Band’s Visit also continues its post-Tony Awards rebound at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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Hear Janá Gómez, Star of Spain’s Upcoming Anastasia, Perform ‘Journey to the Past’ by Adam Hetrick

The Spanish-language premiere of the stage musical debuts October 4 in Madrid.

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Don Pippin, Original Music Director of Oliver!, Mame, La Cage aux Folles, and A Chorus Line, to Perform NYC Concert by Adam Hetrick

Veteran Broadway music director Pippin will go behind the scenes of Broadway’s biggest hits at Feinstein’s/54 Below.

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Saturday, June 30, 2018

Liza Minnelli Joins Michael Feinstein for Intimate Concert and Conversation Tonight by Adam Hetrick

The Oscar and Tony Award-winning entertainer returns to the concert stage with an appearance at the Segerstrom Center in Costa Mesa.

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Betsy Wolfe, Jackie Hoffman, John Lloyd Young, and Leslie Jordan to Play Feinstein’s at the Nikko by Adam Hetrick

A slate of Broadway favorites are heading to the San Francisco nightlife venue in the coming weeks.

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Ariana DeBose, Taylor Louderman, Daniel Reichard, and More to Join The Skivvies at Le Poisson Rouge by Adam Hetrick

Nick Cearley and Lauren Molina will be joined by a host of Broadway talent for their upcoming July concert.

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What Did Chicago Critics Think of The Cher Show? by Adam Hetrick

The new musical will arrive on Broadway this fall.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Tony Nominee Vivian Reed Will Salute Lena Horne With Birthday Tribute Concert by Adam Hetrick

The two-time Tony Award nominee is remembering the singing star on the 101st anniversary of her birth.

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Watch Highlights from Promises, Promises Concert Starring Santino Fontana, Marc Kudisch, Ali Stroker, John Cariani, and More by Adam Hetrick

Transport Group presented the concert of the Burt Bacharach-Neil Simon musical June 25.

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Broadway League Announces 2018 League Educator Apple Award Recipients by Adam Hetrick

The awards recognize teachers and arts advocates for their commitment to incorporating Broadway theatre into curriculums.

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The Compass Welcomes Dancer-Choreographer Chelsea Ainsworth by Adam Hetrick

Leah Walsh hosts the podcast where industry professionals share their unique artistic journeys.

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