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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

See Sutton Foster and the Original Cast of Thoroughly Modern Millie Take Their Reunion Concert Bows by Eric King

After 16 years, the original Broadway company of Thoroughly Modern Millie performed the Tony-winning musical once more for a special reunion concert benefitting the Actors Fund.…

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Friday, February 9, 2018

Tony Winner Harriet Harris on Rehearsing Thoroughly Modern Millie Ahead of Reunion Concert by Eric King

Members of Thoroughly Modern Millie's original Broadway cast will reunite for an anniversary concert on February 12. Sutton Foster, Gavin Creel, Marc Kudisch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Kate Bald…

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The Band's Visit Completes 100 Performances on Broadway by Eric King

The Broadway company of The Band’s Visit has been waiting for this special milestone. February 6 marked 100 performances for the buzzy, lauded production of the movie-turned-music…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Kings and Queens! Raúl Esparza, Ramin Karimloo, Karen Olivo & More Rehearse Chess by Eric King

Chess, the cult-hit '80s musical from Mamma Mia! writers (and ABBA faves) Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, will make its hotly anticipated revival at the Kennedy Center in Washing…

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Paint it Red! Anna Chlumsky & the Cast of Cardinal Celebrate Opening Off-Broadway by Eric King

January 30 marked the off-Broadway opening of Cardinal, the latest work from playwright Greg Pierce. The drama features Veep star Anna Chlumsky as Lydia, a woman bent on reviving her R…

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Bound for Broadway: 11 Debuts We Can't Wait to See in 2018 by Eric King

Last year brought us the debuts of current Broadway darlings Hailey Kilgore (Once on This Island), Ethan Slater (Spongebob Squarepants), and Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon), plus …

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Anastasia’s Derek Klena on Why Fans Love 2017 Star of the Year Christy Altomare by Eric King

Almost six years before playing the Dmitry to her Anya in Anastasia, Derek Klena knew Christy Altomare would be a star. In fact, it was during their stint playing high school sweethearts in …

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Friday, November 10, 2017

Double Dewey: Meet Justin Collette and Conner John Gillooly, School of Rock’s Alternating Leading Men by Eric King

For a month and a half, School of Rock’s Justin Collette and Conner John Gillooly have been face-shredding the Winter Garden Theatre as Dewey Finn, the wannabe rock-star slob who parti…

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Sunday, October 25, 2015

Barbra Streisand Once Served Ryan Murphy and Lady Gaga Frozen Yogurt in her Basement Mall by Eric King

Entertainment Weekly’s first-ever EW Fest closed out Saturday night with a "Ryan Murphy and Friends" panel, with the seemingly indefatigable showrunner bringing out Scream Queens c…

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