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Monday, October 22, 2018

Watch Sheridan Smith Belt Out ’Don't Rain on My Parade’ From Funny Girl, Heading to Movie Theatres by Andrew Gans

The revival will be broadcast in movie theatres worldwide October 24.

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Adam Chanler-Berat, Jane Kaczmarek, More Cast in Lindsey Ferrentino's The Year to Come by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin December 4 at the La Jolla Playhouse under the direction of Anne Kauffman.

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Michael James Leslie Replaces James Monroe Iglehart in Kennedy Center Little Shop of Horrors by Andrew Gans

Leslie steps into the role of Audrey II for the Washington, D.C. performances.

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The New York Pops Will Honor Kinky Boots Tony Winner Cyndi Lauper by Andrew Gans

The celebratory evening will be held April 29, 2019, at Carnegie Hall.

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Victoria Clark Directs Rebecca Luker in Jeff Blumenkrantz Musical Scaffolding by Andrew Gans

The new musical is part of the Inner Voices series of solo works, which begins October 22 at the TBG Mainstage Theatre.

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Cast Complete for London Revival of Fiddler on the Roof, Starring Judy Kuhn and Andy Nyman by Andrew Gans

Trevor Nunn will direct the limited engagement at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

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Read the Reviews for Dear Evan Hansen National Tour in Los Angeles by Andrew Gans

Ben Levi Ross stars as the title role in the Tony-winning musical's touring production, which makes its Los Angeles debut at the Ahmanson Theatre through November 25.

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Brenda Braxton, Daniel Jenkins, Tim Jerome Are Part of October 22 Back to Methuselah Reading by Andrew Gans

David Staller directs the reading for Project Shaw.

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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Ann Harada Is the Witch in All-Asian Into the Woods Concert October 20 by Andrew Gans

Raymond J. Lee and Jason Ma are also part of the evening, presented by the National Asian Artists Project and Prospect Theater Company.

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Barrington’s 25th Season Will Include Into the Woods Plus World Premiere of Fall Springs Musical by Andrew Gans

The upcoming season will also include Mark St. Germain's play Gertrude and Claudius.

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Cast Set for National Tour of The King and I by Andrew Gans

The non-Equity tour plays the Wilson Center in Wilmington, North Carolina, beginning November 9.

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Watch Tony Winner Laura Benanti Chat About Her Return to Broadway on Late Show by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner steps into the role of Eliza Doolittle in the Lincoln Center Theater production of My Fair Lady starting October 23.

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Tony Winner Kristin Chenoweth Will Join Tabernacle Choir for Annual Christmas Concerts by Andrew Gans

The three December performances will be filmed for subsequent TV broadcast in 2019.

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Mario Cantone, Judy McLane, and Bobby Conte Thornton Set for Romeo and Bernadette by Andrew Gans

Three performances of Mark Saltzman's new musical will be presented in November.

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Broadway in Chicago Will Offer Digital Lottery for Chicago Engagement of Hello, Dolly! National Tour by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Betty Buckley stars as matchmaker Dolly Gallagher Levi in the tour of the Tony-winning revival.

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WNET Will Launch All Arts, Streaming Platform and Broadcast Channel for Creative Expression by Andrew Gans

Spotlighting dance, film, music, theatre, and visual art, content will include a mix of new programs and some from WNET's 50-year history.

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Dear Evan Hansen Star Lisa Brescia’s 7 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

Lisa Brescia recalls her Broadway debut as well as performances in Wicked, Mamma Mia!, Ordinary Days, and more.

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Christine Lahti Is Gloria Steinem in Off-Broadway’s Gloria: A Life, Opening October 18 by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Diane Paulus directs Emily Mann’s new play.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Watch Ana Gasteyer Present Seth Rudetsky With Sandy Fund Award at Best in Shows by Andrew Gans

The evening to benefit the Humane Society of New York took place October 15.

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2nd Annual A Dickens of a Holiday Will Be Offered December 16 by Andrew Gans

The free event is presented by San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater and Macy's Union Square.

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Denée Benton and Carvens Lissaint Will Join Broadway Cast of Hamilton by Andrew Gans

All remaining tickets for the October 31 performance of the Tony-winning musical will be sold for $10.

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Andrea Marcovicci Will Celebrate 70th Birthday With Final Solo Concerts at Feinstein's/54 Below by Andrew Gans

The cabaret favorite will offer Crossing Time November 17.

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Tony Winner Christine Ebersole Will Perform at White Plains Performing Arts Center Gala by Andrew Gans

The November evening will celebrate the regional theatre's 15th anniversary.

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Matthew Broderick Previews His ‘New’ Sully-Inspired Musical, Hudson, We Have a Problem by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner offered a taste of the (fake) musical on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

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Rosalie Craig and Patti LuPone Star in Gender-Swapped Company, Opening in London October 17 by Andrew Gans

Marianne Elliott’s production began previews at the Gielgud Theatre September 26.

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Whitney Bashor and Marc delaCruz Star in Adam Gwon’s Ordinary Days, Opening Off-Broadway October 17 by Andrew Gans

The Keen Company production began previews October 2.

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Nikki Renée Daniels, Ashley Park, Mykal Kilgore, More Will Join New York Pops at Carnegie Hall by Andrew Gans

Steven Reineke is the director and conductor for the famed orchestra.

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Watch Cats Star Tyler Hanes Sing From The Boy From Oz and Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Andrew Gans

The actor gives a preview of his November 2 concert at the Strand Theatre in Marietta, Georgia.

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Isaac Powell, Elizabeth Stanley, Betsy Wolfe, More Set for Let Me Try That Again Concert by Andrew Gans

Susan Blackwell will host the evening at Feinstein's/54 Below.

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Harvey Fierstein Is Latest Addition to BC/EFA’s Broadway Legends Ornament Collection by Andrew Gans

The new ornament features Fierstein in one of his Tony-winning roles: Hairspray's Edna Turnblad.

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Mel Brooks, Andrea McArdle, Andy Karl, More to Celebrate Life of Thomas Meehan, Tony-Winning Writer of Annie by Andrew Gans

Martin Charnin will host the November 5 memorial at the St. James Theatre.

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