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Friday, October 22, 2021

Stage and Screen Star Peter Scolari Dies at 66 by Caitlin Moynihan

Stage and screen star Peter Scolari, a Broadway alum and Emmy winner, died on October 22 following a two-year battle with cancer, according to Deadline. He was 66. Born in New York in 1955…

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Watch Rob McClure and the Cast of Mrs. Doubtfire Return to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

There's a new nanny in town! Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical comedy based on the 1993 hit movie of the same name, returned to Broadway's Stephen Sondheim Theatre on October 21 ahead of its…

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The Phantom of the Opera, Broadway's Longest-Running Musical, Resumes Performances by Caitlin Moynihan

Let your fantasies unwind because The Phantom of the Opera is officially back on the Broadway. The long-running musical resumes performances at the Majestic Theatre on October 22, marking it…

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Terrence McNally: Celebration of Life to Be Held on Broadway in November by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway will honor the late playwright Terrence McNally next month. Terrence McNally: Celebration of Life will take place on November 1 at 4PM ET at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Th…

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Hello, Poppets! Mrs. Doubtfire, Starring Rob McClure, Arrives on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Help is on the way! Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical comedy based on the 1993 hit movie of the same name, begins Broadway performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on October 21 ahead of …

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Order Up! Meet the Cast & Creative Team of Lynn Nottage's New Broadway Play Clyde's by Caitlin Moynihan

The shop is almost open! The cast and creative team of Lynn Nottage's Clyde's got together in honor of the play's upcoming Broadway bow at Civilian Hotel. As previously announced, Clyde's wi…

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Cast and Dates Set for A Christmas Story National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

Audiences across the country are getting their Christmas presents early. A national touring production of the Tony-nominated A Christmas Story, The Musical will begin preview performances on…

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See Sasson Gabay, Janet Dacal & the Cast of The Band's Visit National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

They came floating on the jasmine wind! Check out fresh photos of the national touring production of the Tony-winning The Band's Visit, which resumed performances on October 5 at the Durham…

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Tony Winner Ari'el Statchel Departs The Visitor at the Public Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

The Band's Visit Tony winner Ari’el Stachel will no longer appear in the previously announced new musical The Visitor at The Public Theater. In a social media announcement posted on Octobe…

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The Phantom of the Opera's John Riddle on Getting Sappy as the Show Readies for Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

John Riddle was six months into his stint as Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny in The Phantom of the Opera when Broadway shut down. Now, 18 months later, he's getting ready to return to the stage whe…

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Vanessa Williams to Star in Anyone Can Whistle Concert at Carnegie Hall; MasterVoices Season Announced by Caitlin Moynihan

MasterVoices, the symphonic choir, has announced a starry lineup for its 80th anniversary season at Carnegie Hall. The three-production season includes a holiday concert, Vanessa Williams st…

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Oscar-Winning Songwriter Leslie Bricusse Dead at 90 by Caitlin Moynihan

Songwriter and screenwriter Leslie Bricusse, a two-time Oscar winner and five-time Tony nominee, died on October 19 in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France. His son Adam Bricusse announced the news …

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It's Time to Dance! Get a First Look at Rehearsals of The Prom National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to dance because we're giving you a first look into the rehearsal room for the upcoming national touring production of The Prom. As previously announced, the musical comedy will r…

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Odds & Ends: Nancy Opel & Amber Iman Join Francois Battiste in A Christmas Carol in San Francisco by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Nancy Opel & Amber Iman Join Francois Battiste in A Christmas Carol The upcoming San Francisco production of A Christm…

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Aladdin's New Star Michael Maliakel on How He 'Shimmied' Into Theater & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Hometown: Hamilton, New Jersey Current Role: Michael Maliakel welcomed Aladdin back to Broadway in the title role, marking his Broadway debut.  Credits: Maliakel, who said he never allo…

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See Footage of New Musical Flying Over Sunset, Starring Tony Yazbeck, Harry Hadden-Paton & Carmen Cusack by Caitlin Moynihan

 Flying Over Sunset,which stars Tony Yazbeck, Harry Hadden-Paton and Carmen Cusack, is getting ready to begin Broadway performances at Lincoln Center Theater's Vivian Beaumont Theater…

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Monday, October 18, 2021

A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet Extends Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Alex Wyse and Ben Fankhauser's A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet has extended its limited run. Originally scheduled to play its final performance on November 14, the new musical will now …

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Go Inside Ain't Too Proud's Celebratory Broadway Return by Caitlin Moynihan

Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations is officially back on Broadway, and thanks to these photos and video, you can feel like you were right there in the room. As previousl…

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Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo's Romeo and Juliet-Inspired Musical Invincible Eyes Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Grammy-winning artists Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo are at work on Invincible The Musical, a Broadway-bound project that reimagines Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet for the 21st century. Wit…

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Experience the Thrill of Freestyle Love Supreme's Broadway Return by Caitlin Moynihan

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail and Anthony Veneziale's Freestyle Love Supreme is officially back on the Broadway boards for a limited time. Check out fresh video featuring Andrew Bancr…

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Watch the Cast of Ain't Too Proud Perform the Hits of The Temptations in Times Square by Caitlin Moynihan

Audiences better get ready because Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations is back! On a recent episode of Good Morning America, the cast took to Times Square to perform an e…

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Cast Set for World Premiere of Britney Spears Musical Once Upon a One More Time by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for the Broadway-bound Britney Spears musical Once Upon a One More Time, which will have its world premiere at Washington, D.C's Shakespeare Theatre Company beginning on Nove…

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Saturday, October 16, 2021

Get Ready! Ain't Too Proud Dances Back to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Get ready 'cause here they come! Ain't Too Proud–The Life and Times of the Temptations returns to Broadway's Imperial Theatre on October 16 with a special gala performance. As previousl…

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Friday, October 15, 2021

American Buffalo Star Darren Criss and Mia Swier Expecting Their First Child by Caitlin Moynihan

A Broadway baby is on the way! Stage and screen star Darren Criss and wife Mia Swier are expectin their first child. The Emmy winner announced the news on social media on October 15. "We’…

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Watch the Cast of Girl From the North Country Perform a Bob Dylan Medley in Times Square by Caitlin Moynihan

Viewers across the country got a glimpse of Conor McPherson's Girl From the North Country when the Broadway cast performed on Good Morning America. Austin Scott led the company in a medley o…

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Go Inside the Opening Night of The Lehman Trilogy on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

The Lehman Trilogy, written by Stefano Massini and adapted by Ben Power, celebrated its opening night at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre on October 14. Sam Mendes directs Adam Godley as Mayer…

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Schitt's Creek Star Noah Reid Joins The Minutes on Broadway; Full Cast Set by Caitlin Moynihan

Meeting in session! The cast has been announced for Tracy Letts' The Minutes, which will bow at Broadway's Studio 54 on March 19, 2022 ahead of an opening night on April 7, 2022. Schitt's Cr…

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

Watch Girl From the North Country Reopen With a Message from Bob Dylan and More by Caitlin Moynihan

Conor McPherson's Girl From the North Country, which features the music of Bob Dylan, officially resumed performances at the Belasco Theatre on October 13. Featuring an ensemble cas thtat in…

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Cast Set for Off-Broadway's The Play That Goes Wrong by Caitlin Moynihan

This news is so right it's wrong! The Play That Goes Wrong, which resumes performances at off-Broadway's New World Stages on October 15, has announced its cast. The company will feature Jess…

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Check Out the Cast of Freestyle Love Supreme's Broadway Return by Caitlin Moynihan

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail and Anthony Veneziale's Freestyle Love Supreme is back on Broadway for a limited time and now fans can get a taste of the experience with these fresh producti…

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Celebrate the Opening Night of Thoughts of a Colored Man on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man opened at Broadway's John Golden Theatre on October 13 and now you can feel like you were there. Check out the photos below to see Dyllón Burn…

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All that Chat

Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre