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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Once on This Island, Head Over Heels, Taylor Trensch & More by Eric King

The start of a new year spells the end for a whopping nine Broadway offerings and new horizons for some actors departing their roles. It's a Great White Way clearinghouse, …

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Erika Henningsen Is the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year! Here's Why We Love the Mean Girls Star by Eric King

Fans have voted Erika Henningsen the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year! The Broadway.com vlogger and Mean Girls lead is in great company—her new title was held in previ…

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Erika Henningsen Is the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year! Reasons to Love the Mean Girls Star by Eric King

Erika Henningsen has been named by you as the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year! The Broadway.com vlogger and Mean Girls lead is in great company—her new title was held in p…

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Don't Be Like Kanye at The Cher Show! Six Theater Etiquette Tips to Remember by Eric King

This is the year Kanye West kept getting himself in trouble with his phone, but at the Broadway opening of The Cher Show on December 3, it wasn't a rogue tweet about politics that p…

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Don't Be Like Kanye at The Cher Show! Five Theater Etiquette Tips to Remember by Eric King

This is the year Kanye West kept getting himself in trouble with his phone, but at the Broadway opening of The Cher Show on December 3, it wasn't a rogue tweet about politics that p…

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Summer, Springsteen & More by Eric King

New York theater audiences are preparing to say goodbye to two fabulous leading ladies, a mega rockstar in his Broadway debut, a disco diva's bio musical, several buzzy off-Bro…

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Get a First Look at Bryan Cranston, Tatiana Maslany & More in Network on Broadway by Eric King

The buzzy London transfer of Network began performances at the Belasco Theatre on November 10, and Broadway.com has your first look at the production, directed by Ivo van Hove. Starring…

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Friday, November 23, 2018

The Ferryman's Tom Glynn-Carney on Returning to the Stage Post-Dunkirk and Singing Dear Evan Hansen by Eric King

As Shane Corcoran, the explosive young cousin of The Ferryman’s central family, Tom Glynn-Carney successfully hijacks the annual feast of the Harvest, as well as the second act of the …

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Ben Platt & the Cast of Waitress Celebrate June Squibb's First Bow as Old Josie by Eric King

On November 19, Broadway alum and Academy Award nominee June Squibb took her first bow as "Old Josie" in the hit musical Waitress. The actress takes over in the role of the lo…

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

New York City Center Celebrates 75 with A Chorus Line Gala by Eric King

New York City Center hosted an anniversary gala performance of A Chorus Line on November 14 to celebrate 75 years of theater-making. Robyn Hurder and Tony Yazbeck appear in the&nbs…

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Rank the Top 10 Monsters Who Have Stomped Down Broadway by Eric King

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we're challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic to …

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Monday, November 5, 2018

The Fans Have Voted! The Top 10 Shondaland Stars Who Should Come to Broadway by Eric King

With Kerry Washington opening the new play American Son, Tony Goldwyn joining the London transfer of Network, and  Katie Lowesrecent debut in Waitress, Broadway is i…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Isn't She Loverly? See My Fair Lady's New Star Laura Benanti as Eliza Doolittle by Eric King

On October 23, Broadway fave Laura Benanti took over for Lauren Ambrose in the storied role of Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center's My Fair Lady. Now, we have our first loo…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Nicolette Robinson in Waitress, The Nap, Anastasia's Zach Adkins & More by Eric King

New York theater audiences are preparing to say goodbye to three star turns, two new Broadway plays, the reworking of a classic rock 'n' roll revue, a slew of off-Broadway offer…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Skid Row in D.C.! See Megan Hilty, Josh Radnor & More in Little Shop of Horrors at the Kennedy Center by Eric King

The star-studded staging of Little Shop of Horrors began performances on October 24 at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. The limited engagement is…

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

The First Time Watching Wicked's New 15th Anniversary Trailer, Told in 15 GIFs by Eric King

Wicked's 15th Anniversary is blessing us with so much content, ladies! On October 31, the hit musical will celebrate 15 years on Broadway. That's 6,263 performances at the …

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel & Ariana Grande Join Stars Past and Present in Wicked Anniversary Special by Eric King

The hit musical Wicked is about to celebrate 15 years on Broadway. To celebrate the milestone, the show will air A Very Wicked Halloween, an hour-long special, hosted by original Broadw…

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Which Broadway Musical Characters Make the Best Halloween Costumes? by Eric King

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we're challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic to …

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Monday, October 15, 2018

The Fans Have Voted! The Top 10 Riverdale Cast Members You Want to See On Broadway by Eric King

Riverdale, the CW's noir teen drama, kicked off its third season on October 10. With the show's regular musical moments like KJ Apa and Camila Mendes' rendition of…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Barbra Streisand Roles Lady Gaga Should Take on Next by Eric King

A Star is Born premiered to the tune of $43 million at the box office this weekend, turning screen actor (and Broadway alum) Bradley Cooper into a serious Hollywood director, …

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Friday, October 5, 2018

First Look at Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris & the Cast of King Kong on Broadway by Eric King

King Kong begins performances October 5, and we have new production photos of stars Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris and a certain 2,000-pound, 20-story gorilla. Check ou…

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Mallory Bechtel on Joining Dear Evan Hansen's Newish Cast and How Her YouTube Page Led to Broadway by Eric King

Only a few weeks after she graduated from her Texas high school in May, Mallory Bechtel stepped into the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen as Zoe. Audiences might think this was her firs…

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Mallory Bechtel on Joining Dear Evan Hansen's Newish Cast and How Her YouTube Page Lead to Broadway by Eric King

Only a few weeks after she graduated from her Texas high school in May, Mallory Bechtel stepped into the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen as Zoe. Audiences might think this was her firs…

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

In the Rehearsal Room with Yehezkel Lazarov and the Fiddler on the Roof National Tour Cast by Eric King

The national tour of Fiddler on the Roof is headed out of Annatevka and off to cities all across the United States later this month. The tour, which kicks off on October 23 in Philadelphia, …

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Waitress' Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro on Their Broadway Debuts & Other Firsts by Eric King

It's been a year of firsts and lasts for Katie Lowes and Adam Shapiro. Last October, the couple, who were married in 2012, had their first child, Albee Quinn. In Apri…

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Lauren Ambrose in My Fair Lady, Collective Rage & More by Eric King

New York theater audiences are preparing to say goodbye to two star turns, an off-Broadway play, a Tony-nominated leading lady and more. Broadway.com rounded up the hit stagings an…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Fall Preview 2018: Complete Listings of 33 Must-See New Shows On and Off-Broadway by Eric King

The fall theater season has arrived, and Broadway.com's 2018 Fall Preview is here to help you navigate all the original musicals, hotly anticipated West End tran…

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

RuPaul's Drag Race Judge Michelle Visage Will Step Into Everybody's Talking About Jamie in the West End by Eric King

Michelle Visage is best known for her biting critiques of the looks that strut down the runway on RuPaul's Drag Race. Now, she'll be making her West End debut as an intolerant high s…

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Broadway Alum Darren Criss Wins First Emmy for American Crime Story; Tony Nominee Jeff Daniels Triumphs for Godless by Eric King

Broadway alum Darren Criss took home his first Emmy Award on September 17 for his chilling take on murderer Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.&…

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Monday, September 17, 2018

Broadway Alum Darren Criss Wins His First Emmy for American Crime Story, Jeff Daniels Wins for Godless by Eric King

Broadway alum Darren Criss took home his first Emmy Award September 17 for his chilling take on murderer Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story…

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

See Ben Schnetzer & the Cast of the New Broadway Comedy The Nap in these Show Photos by Eric King

The Nap, a new comedy from Richard Beane about the world of the British billiards game snooker, started previews at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on September 5. Check o…

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