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Monday, April 22, 2019

Stars of Beetlejuice, To Kill a Mockingbird, Frozen & More Set for Broadway.com’s #LiveAtFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects and take qu…

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Burn This' David Furr on His Bromance with Co-Star Brandon Uranowitz & More by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been three years since David Furr has been on Broadway making audiences laugh in Noises Off which earned him a Tony nomination. Now that he's back on the boards in Burn This, Furr is h…

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Nathan Lane and More Celebrate Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus' Bloody Good Opening Night by Caitlin Moynihan

It's a bloody good day because Taylor Mac's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus officially opened at Broadway's Booth Theatre on April 21. Starring Nathan Lane, Kristine Nielsen and Julie Wh…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

Tootsie's John Behlmann on Being 'Terrified' to Do a Musical, Seeing Santino Fontana in a Dress & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Tootsie is known for being one of the most acclaimed and profitable movies of the 1980s, and now all the memorable characters are getting a second life in the new musical of the same name. J…

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Hadestown's Patrick Page on Finding the Humanity in Dark Characters and Reuniting with Reeve Carney on Stage by Caitlin Moynihan

Patrick Page has been bringing Hades, the god of the underworld, to life on stage in Anaïs Mitchell's Hadestown since its New York Stage premiere at New York Theatre Workshop in 2016. Orig…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

The Cher Show's Micaela Diamond on Crying Over Lin-Manuel Miranda, Becoming 'Buddy-Buddy' with Cher & More by Caitlin Moynihan

There have been countless Cher impersonators, impressions and wannabees over the Oscar-winning diva's decades-long career, but only one person can say she made her Broadway debut telling o…

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Audra McDonald & Michael Shannon Prep to Bring Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Back to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Terrence McNally's Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune is gearing up to return to Broadway. Starring six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald and Tony nominee Michael Shannon, the new staging…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Pretty Woman's Orfeh on Working with Husband Andy Karl, Hanging Out with Cher & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Powerhouse Tony nominee Orfeh is a fan-favorite Broadway star, who is currently belting the roof off of the Nederlander Theatre as Kit De Luca in Pretty Woman. In a recent episode of #LiveA…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

King Kong Standout Peter Chursin on How Auditioning for Madonna Led Him to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Peter ChursinWhen Peter Chursin's mother signed him up for tap dance classes to keep him busy in the summer as a five-year-old, she had no idea that she was putting him on a path that would …

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Stars of The Cher Show, Burn This, Hadestown, The Prom and Tootsie Set for Broadway.com’s #LiveatFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which Broadway.com editors discuss what's going on in the theater community and chat with stage stars about their current a…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

How Jawan M. Jackson Went from a Job with the Broadway.com Family to Ain't Too Proud on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Jackson has spent the better part of eight years portraying the deep-voiced Melvin Franklin of The Temptations on Broadway, first in Motown the Musical and now in Ain't Too Proud - The Life …

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Tina Fey and More Celebrate Mean Girls' First Fetch Year on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

This is totally grool! Mean Girls celebrated its one-year Broadway anniversary on April 8 with the cast and creative team and a really fetch cake. StarsTaylor Louderman, Erika Henningsen, Ka…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Be More Chill's Will Roland on Wanting to Play a 'Lovable Weird Guy,' His History with Joe Iconis & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Will Roland made his Broadway debut in the Tony-winning hit Dear Evan Hansen as family friend Jared Kleinman. Two years later, Roland is now the leading man of the new musical Be More Chill.…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Step Inside the Countrified Opening Night of Oklahoma! on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Daniel Fish's revival of Oklahoma! opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre on April 7. Starring Damon Daunno and Rebecca Naomi Jones, the stripped-down revival also features Mary Testa, P…

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Glenda Jackson and the Cast of King Lear Celebrate a Royal Opening Night by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to bow down! Sam Gold's gender-blind production of King Lear officially opened at the Cort Theatre on April 4. Starring Glenda Jackson in the titular role, the new staging of the S…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The Cher Show's Carleigh Bettiol on Going from Pageant Catwalks to the Broadway Stage by Caitlin Moynihan

Carleigh BettiolWhen Carleigh Bettiol first began participating in beauty pageants, she had no idea she was going down a road that would lead to her Broadway. After impressing pageant direct…

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Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan Are Ready to Clock In to Waitress on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Order up! Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan are getting ready to start their shift together in Waitress on Broadway. Bean returned to Broadway for the first time in 15 years when she began per…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night of Heidi Schreck's What the Constitution Means to Me by Caitlin Moynihan

Heidi Schreck's What the Constitution Means to Me opened at Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre on March 31 after an acclaimed off-Broadway run. Directed by Oliver Butler in his Broadway debut, t…

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See Five Aladdin Genies Reunite for a Special Medley in Honor of the Show's Fifth Anniversary by Caitlin Moynihan

We've never had a friend like him! On March 20, Disney's Aladdin celebrated five years on Broadway, and in honor of the event, five Genies took the stage for an epic medley. Current Broadwa…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

The Lady's Improving! The Prom Star Beth Leavel Is Honored with a Sardi's Portrait by Caitlin Moynihan

Tonight belongs to her! The Prom star Beth Leavel received a Sardi's portrait on March 26. A Tony winner for The Drowsy Chaperone, Leavel earned another nomination for Baby It's You! and ha…

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Aladdin's Ainsley Melham on Being a Superstar for Kids, His Aussie Upbringing & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Ainsley Melham in Aladdin (Photo: Deen van Meer)Growing up in a small town in rural Australia, Ainsley Melham dreamed of Broadway, but never thought he would see his name in lights. After st…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Frozen, Starring Caissie Levy and Patti Murin, Celebrates Its First Broadway Birthday by Caitlin Moynihan

Don't let it go because Frozen is celebrating one year on Broadway! The Disney musical opened on March 22, 2018 at the St. James Theatre and has been playing host to a gazillion of audience…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

These Portraits of the Ain't Too Proud Stars and More Will Bring Sunshine to Any Cloudy Day by Caitlin Moynihan

Get ready, here they come! Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations opened at the Imperial Theatre on March 21, and after the cast took their bows, they brought the party to Go…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Get a First Look at Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Stars Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon by Caitlin Moynihan

Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald is getting ready to return to Broadway in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune alongside Tony nominee Michael Shannon. The Terrence McNally revival is …

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Go Inside White Noise's Star-Studded Opening Night Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

The world premiere of Suzan-Lori Parks' White Noise officially opened off-Broadway at the Public Theater on March 20. Starring Tony winner Daveed Diggs, Tony nominee Thomas Sadoski, Zoë Win…

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Spring Preview: Alex Brightman and Sophia Anne Caruso Are Toying with the Underworld by Caitlin Moynihan

Tim Burton’s cult-classic 1988 film Beetlejuice is getting the Broadway treatment this season. The degenerate demon with a longing for the living is being brought to life by Tony nominee A…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Spring Preview: Bertie Carvel and Jonny Lee Miller Trace the Rise of The Sun by Caitlin Moynihan

In a time when the mainstream media is decried as “an enemy of the people,” James Graham’s Ink seems ripe for Broadway audiences. The play tells the story of a young Rupert Murdoch and…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Upgrade! Go Inside the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Be More Chill by Caitlin Moynihan

Talk about an upgrade! As previously reported, Be More Chill is getting an original Broadway cast recording from Ghostlight Records. The album will be released digitally and on CD this sprin…

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See Shoshana Bean Return to Broadway in Her First Bow as Jenna in Waitress by Caitlin Moynihan

Shoshana Bean looks sweet as pie as she takes her first bow as Jenna in Waitress on Broadway on March 18. Bean is returning to the Great White Way for the first time in 13 years: She was pre…

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Step Inside Nantucket Sleigh Ride's Opening Night Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Lincoln Center Theater's Nantucket Sleigh Ride celebrated its opening night off-Broadway on March 18. John Guare's new play stars John Larroquette, Will Swenson, Douglas Sills, German Jarami…

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Saturday, March 16, 2019

Spring Preview: Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada Are Going Through Hell for Love by Caitlin Moynihan

The phrase “star-crossed lovers” doesn’t even scratch the surface for the main players in Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown. Played by Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, Orpheus and Eurydice …

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