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Friday, November 16, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, November 16- MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Rolls Onto Broadway! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 1981, Hal Prince and Stephen Sondheim's Merrily WeRoll Along opened on Broadway

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Kelsey Grammer to Play Don Quixote in MAN OF LA MANCHA Concert with English National Opera by Alexa Criscitiello

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail, television star Kelsey Grammer Broadway's La Cage Aux Folles, Finding Neverland and opera star Bryn Terfel Lincoln Center Sweeney Todd are curre…

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VIDEO: On This Day, November 15- John Leguizamo Schools Broadway On LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2017, John Leguizamo returned to the Broadway stage with his latest one-man show, Latin History for Morons

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Friday, November 9, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, November 8- THE BAND'S VISIT Begins Its Broadway Stay! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2017, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit, opened on Broadway

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

L'Chaim! Joel Grey's Yiddish FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Heads Off-Broadway by Alexa Criscitiello

According to the New York Post, Joel Grey's hit Yiddish production of the classic musical is headed off-Broadway

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Renee Fleming and Dove Cameron To Star In A LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA At London's Southbank Centre by Alexa Criscitiello

Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail has just reported that world famous soprano, Renee Fleming, will make her London debut portraying Margaret Johnson in Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas' A Light In…

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VIDEO: On This Day, November 8 - A New Tomorrow Begins With the Broadway Revival of ANNIE by Alexa Criscitiello

A new production of the Tony Award-winning musical, Annie opened on this day in 2012at the Palace Theatre

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Photo: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Emily Blunt Make EW Cover Magic for MARY POPPINS RETURNS by Alexa Criscitiello

Entertainment Weekly has dropped its latest cover featuring the stars of the upcoming Disney film Mary Poppins Returns. Check out Lin-Manuel Miranda andEmily Blunt in full character below

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, November 6- JERSEY BOYS Takes the Tunnel to Broadway! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day, Jersey Boys walked like a man onto the Broadway stage on its opening night at the August Wilson Theatre

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Monday, November 5, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, November 5- Broadway Heads INTO THE WOODS by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 1987, James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's fractured fairytale, Into The Woods opened on Broadway

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Carrying the Torch: How TORCH SONG Set Broadway on Fire and Ushered In A New Era of LGBTQ Representation on the Great White Way by Alexa Criscitiello

This season, Harvey Fierstein's seminal Broadway classic, Torch Song has made its way back to Broadway 36 years after its original run, in a brand-new production.

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Hugh Jackman Talks THE GREATEST SHOWMAN On Stage! by Alexa Criscitiello

Will The Greatest Showman 'come alive' on a Broadway stage someday According to 20th Century Fox film chairman-CEO Stacey Snider, it's very possible

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Video: See All Of The Thrillifying Performances From A VERY WICKED HALLOWEEN by Alexa Criscitiello

To celebrate 'Wicked's' 15th anniversary on Broadway, NBC threw a joyous Halloween party for the ages. This televised concert featured songs from the blockbuster musical hit 'Wicked' will sh…

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Investors of NERDS THE MUSICAL Seek $5 Million in Damages From Broadway Producer by Alexa Criscitiello

The drama continues for the thwarted Broadway-aimed musical Nerds.

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Saturday, October 27, 2018

Audience Glossary: Getting The Historical Scoop On THE FERRYMAN by Alexa Criscitiello

This week, the mysterious West End hit play, The Ferryman by Jez Butterworth celebrated its opening night on Broadway to ecstatic reviews.

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Breaking: HILLARY AND CLINTON To Play Broadway's Golden Theatre; KING LEAR Will Now Reign At The Cort by Alexa Criscitiello

It was announced today that Hillary and Clinton,the new play by Tony AwardnomineeLucas Hnath, starring award-winning actors Laurie MetcalfandJohn Lithgow, has found its home on Broadway at t…

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Marianne Elliott To Direct All-Black DEATH OF A SALESMAN On The West End in 2019 by Alexa Criscitiello

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail, Tony nominated director Marianne Elliott will direct Arthur Miller's timeless drama, Death of a Salesman, in a production aiming for a May 2019 …

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tony Kushner Reveals Exciting New Details On Steven Spielberg Remake of WEST SIDE STORY by Alexa Criscitiello

This week at an event honoring playwright, Tony Kushner, the Angels in America author who is penning the screenplay to Steven Spielberg's remake of West Side Storydropped some major detailso…

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Monday, October 22, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 22- Happy Birthday, Marc Shaiman! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day we celebrate legendary composer of stage and screen, the great Marc Shaiman

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Saturday, October 20, 2018

VIDEO: Lea Salonga Sings 'I'll Never Love Again' From A STAR IS BORN by Alexa Criscitiello

Lea Salongawowed the crowd at her40th Anniversary Concert this week Take a look at her powerful performance on CNN Philippines

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Friday, October 19, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 19- Hockadoo! MEMPHIS Opens On Broadway! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Memphis, opened at the Shubert Theatre, starring Chad Kimballand Montego Glover

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day. October 18- Broadway Falls In Love with MAMMA MIA! On Opening Night by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day we're celebrating Broadway's Mamma Mia which opened on this day in 2001 at the Winter Garden Theatre

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury! by Alexa Criscitiello

Angela Lansbury has enjoyed a career without precedent. Her professional career spans more than half-a-century, during which she has flourished, first as a star of motion pictures, then as a…

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Monday, October 15, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 15- Happy Birthday, Gavin Lee! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day we're celebrating the birthday of Tony Award-nominee, Gavin Lee

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Friday, October 12, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 12- Hosanna! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Opens On Broadway by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day, the original Broadway production of Jesus Christ Superstar opened at the Mark Hellinger Theatre.

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Charlie Stemp Joins Holiday Panto SNOW WHITE at London Palladium by Alexa Criscitiello

Simply charming Former Hello Dolly cast member Charlie Stemp has signed on to return to the London Palladium to staras Prince Charming in the holiday pantomime, Snow White. Stemp will appear…

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Kelsey Grammer and Bryn Terfel In Talks for MAN OF LA MANCHA Concert with English National Opera by Alexa Criscitiello

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail, television star Kelsey Grammer Broadway's La Cage Aux Folles, Finding Neverland and opera star Bryn Terfel Lincoln Center Sweeney Todd are curre…

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Laura Linney Extends In MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON; Now Through 16 February by Alexa Criscitiello

Laura Linneyhas extended her London Theatre debut in Pulitzer Prize-winning Elizabeth Strout's My Name is Lucy Barton, directed byRichard Eyreat the Bridge Theatre, through February 16, 2019…

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VIDEO: On This Day, October 11- Happy Birthday, Jerome Robbins! by Alexa Criscitiello

Born on October 11, 1918 in New York City, Robbins was one of the major forces in 20th century performing arts. He received world renown for his choreography for New York City Ballet, where …

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, October 10- Nick Kroll and John Mulaney Bring OH, HELLO! to Broadway! by Alexa Criscitiello

At long last, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney's wildly popular alter egos, Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland, have made their debuts on The Great White Way in their acclaimed masterpiece, Oh, H…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Could Lady Gaga Step Into Ursula's Tentacles for the Upcoming Remake of THE LITTLE MERMAID? by Alexa Criscitiello

Rumorscontinue to fly regarding the casting of the upcoming Disney live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.

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