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Monday, February 27, 2017

Photo Flash: Harvey Fierstein and More in Rehearsal for GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM at The Public Theater by BroadwayWorld

The Public Theater will begin previews for the world premiere of Gently Down the Stream on Tuesday, March 14. Written by Martin Sherman and directed by Sean Mathias, the show has been extend…

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John O'Hurley to Bring A MAN WITH STANDARDS to Cafe Carlyle This Spring by BroadwayWorld

Award-winning actorsinger John O'Hurley makes his Cafe Carlyle debut, March 28 - April 8.

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Can Oscar Winners Pasek & Paul Become Fastest/Youngest-Winning EGOTS? by BroadwayWorld

While last night's win only marks one fourth of the necessary requirements to achieve EGOT status, the dynamic duo are currently behind three projects which could make them the fastest and y…

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Rehearsals Underway for Mark Storor and National Theatre Wales' Rhyl Walking Production 'LIFTED BY BEAUTY' by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals for National Theatre Wales' Lifted By Beauty Adventures In Dreaming, whose audience willtake a guided journey around Rhyl, start today.

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Nick Adams, N'Kenge and More to Celebrate Kander & Ebb in AMERICAN SHOWSTOPPERS at Schimmel Center by BroadwayWorld

On Friday, March 10 at 730 PM, Schimmel Center will continue its American Showstoppers series. This time orchestrator and conductor Fred Barton leads his 14-piece orchestra and cast of Broad…

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Jon Cryer to Lead Ford & Cryer's SHELTER in Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Feinstein's54 Below will presentthe short-lived musical Shelter in concert for two performances only, starring two-time Emmy Award-winner Jon Cryer Two and a Half Men.

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Stars of JITNEY, COME FROM AWAY Set for LEAP's NYC August Wilson Monologue Competition Event by BroadwayWorld

LEAP willpresent the 9thannual New York City August Wilson Monologue Competition. A total of 18 LEAP students from nine New York City high schools will inhabit Wilson's characters and bring …

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Kneehigh's 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPS to Make New York Debut at St. Ann's Warehouse by BroadwayWorld

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back Kneehigh, Cornwall's beloved theatrical alchemists, and their former Co-Artistic Director Emma Rice - now the Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe -…

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THE HONEYMOONERS, THE STING, HALF TIME Premieres Headline Paper Mill's 2017-18 Season by BroadwayWorld

Paper Mill Playhouse,recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, has announced the lineup for its 2017-2018 season with four premieres including one play and four musicals.

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Photo Flash: The Plane Has Landed! First Look at Jenn Colella and More in COME FROM AWAY on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

The new Broadway musical Come From Away is currently in previews at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre and officially opens Sunday, March 12, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the ca…

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Photo Flash: How'd You Do? Paper Mill's 2017-18 Season Guessing Game Explained by BroadwayWorld

Each year, Paper Mill Playhouse releases five images that tease the titles of productions for the upcoming season. The New Jersey theater just unveiled the answers for their 2017-18 season r…

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Original Star Peter Straker to Return to THE WHO'S TOMMY at Ramps on the Moon by BroadwayWorld

After playing the Narrator in the original West End production in 1979, Peter Straker returns to the iconic rock opera THE WHO'S TOMMYas the Acid Queen.

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What's Playing on Broadway: February 27- March 5 , 2017 by BroadwayWorld

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of February 27- March 5, 2017.

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VIDEO: Wrong Best Picture Winner Announced in History Making Oscar Moment by BroadwayWorld

In a history-making Oscar moment, presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway erroneously announced that LA LA LAND was the winner ofBest Picture, the evening final prize.

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VIDEO: Viola Davis Pays Tribute to August Wilson in Moving Acceptance Speech by BroadwayWorld

Last night, Viola Davis picked up the Academy Award forBest Supporting Actress for FENCES. Watch her moving acceptance speech below

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Photo Flash: PLASTIC to Open at Theatre Royal Bath's Ustinov Studio Next Month by BroadwayWorld

Production images have today been released forMarius von Mayenburg'sPlasticwhich will run at Theatre Royal Bath's Ustinov Studio untilSaturday 25 March, and BroadwayWorld brings them to you …

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Soho Theatre's Upcoming Season Offers Hope for Young Hearts and Old Souls by BroadwayWorld

As the world tries to adjust to its new order and the new reality of post-fake-truth-news politics, Soho Theatre's spring and summer programme offers some hope for young hearts and old souls…

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Patti Hartigan to Write First Major August Wilson Biography by BroadwayWorld

Former Boston Globe theatre critic Patti Hartigan has been signed on to write the first major biography of late playwright August Wilson. According to the New York Times, Hartigan will be wo…

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National Theatre, Citizens Theatre, and More Collaborate to Present MY COUNTRY; A WORK IN PROGRESS by BroadwayWorld

The National Theatre has collaborated for the first time with the Citizens Theatre to create a new play inspired by the recent EU Referendum. The views of people from across the UK, includin…

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Benj Pasek and Justin Paul Win Oscar for LA LA LAND's 'City of Stars' by BroadwayWorld

The memorable original song 'City of Stars' from the musically themed film LA LA LAND has won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song

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VIDEO: Seth Rogen Performs HAMILTON's 'Schuyler Sisters' on Oscars by BroadwayWorld

Seth Rogen and Michael J. Fox took the stage to present at tonight's Academy Awards. During the appearance, Rogen had the opportunity to complete his bucket list by performing HAMILTON's'The…

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VIDEO: Sara Bareilles Performs OSCARS 'In Memoriam' Tribute by BroadwayWorld

WAITRESS composer and soon-to-be starSara Bareilles performed 'Both Sides Now' forthe 'In Memoriam' segment oftonight's THE ACADEMY AWARDS.

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MANCHESTER BY THE SEA's Kenneth Lonergan Wins Oscar for Best Original Screenplay by BroadwayWorld

Kenneth Lonergan has won the 2017 Academy Award for Best Screenplay for MANCHESTER BY THE SEA.

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VIDEO: John Legend Performs Pasek & Paul's Oscar Nominated Songs from LA LA LAND by BroadwayWorld

John Legend performed the Oscar nominated songs 'Audition The Fools Who Dream' and 'City of Stars,' from LA LA LAND, featuring music by Justin Hurwitz and lyrics by Tony-nominated composers …

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LA LA LAND's Emma Stone Wins Academy Award for Best Actress by BroadwayWorld

Emma Stonehas won the AcademyAward for Best Actress, for her role of Mia inDamien Chazelle's LA LA LAND.

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Sunday, February 26, 2017

FENCES' Viola Davis Wins Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress by BroadwayWorld

Viola Davis has won the Academy Award for Best supporting Actressfor FENCES. The actress reprised her Tony Award winning performance as Rose in the big-screen adaptation of August Wilson's d…

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VIDEO: Justin Timberlake Kicks Off OSCARS with 'Can't Stop the Feeling' by BroadwayWorld

The 89th Annual Academy Awards opened with a performance of 'Can't Stop the Feeling' fromsongwriter Justin Timberlake.

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VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Has Surprises Message for Lin-Manuel Miranda on Oscar Red Carpet by BroadwayWorld

The cast of Lin-Manuel Miranda's smash-hit HAMILTON, including Mandy Gonzalez, Alysha Deslorieux, Lexi Lawson and Taran Killamtaped a special message to the Oscar-nominated playwright on ton…

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Bill Paxton Passes Away Age 61 Following Complications from Surgery by BroadwayWorld

NBC New York is reporting that actor Bill Paxton TWISTER, TITANIC has passed away following complications from surgery. He was 61.

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Tickets On Sale Tomorrow for INDECENT at the Cort Theatre Box Office by BroadwayWorld

The Cort Theatre box office will open Monday, February 27 at noon for INDECENT, the newest work by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paula Vogel HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE, it was announced today by produce…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda & Trio of Broadway Stars Preview IN THE HEIGHTS Tune at Hollywood Pre-Oscar Event by BroadwayWorld

Page Six reports that the smash hit star has been enjoying pre-Oscar events in Hollywood

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