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Friday, December 30, 2016

The Great Comet's Josh Groban Named Broadway.com Star of the Year for 2016! by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Raise a glass of vodka to Josh Groban! After an intense few days of voting, you have made the crooner your 2016 Broadway.com Star of the Year. A man of his word, Groban made his long-awaited…

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Broadway Grosses: It's a Green Christmas on the Great White Way as Wicked Continues to Defy Gravity by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Christmas week on Broadway and the majority of productions played seven performances; two that did the full eight shows topped the frontrunners by gross—Hamilton, once again breaking t…

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Spicing Up Broadway! Mel B Starts Performances in Chicago by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The name on everybody's lips is Scary Spice! Mel B will begin raking in the chips in Broadway's Chicago on December 28. The America’s Got Talent judge steps in for Dylis Croman…

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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Star Wars Icon Carrie Fisher, Who Headlined on Broadway, is Dead at 60 by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Stage and screen icon Carrie Fisher died on December 27 at UCLA Medical Center. She was just 60 years old. The Star Wars actress went into cardiac arrest on a flight from London to Los Angel…

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Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Odds & Ends: Richard E. Grant & Bryce Pinkham Set for My Fair Lady, Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Shiny' & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Richard E. Grant & Bryce Pinkham Set for My Fair Lady Richard E. Grant (Downton Abbey), Lisa O’Hare (A Gentleman&#…

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Odds & Ends: Watch NPH Perform Hamilton at Home, Skylar Astin Won't Be in the New Pitch Perfect & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Neil Patrick Harris Perform Hamilton at Home Neil Patrick Harris is the latest big name to take part in Vogue's 73…

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Joe Cassidy Tapped for Sara Bareilles' Waitress on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Joe Cassidy will be cooking up a storm in Broadway's Waitress. The Main Stem alum is set to take on the role of Cal, the curmudgeonly diner chef, from this January through February 12, r…

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John Rubinstein, Emily Padgett & More Will Join Christian Borle in Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

They’ve got the golden ticket! Tony winner John Rubinstein, Emily Padgett and more will complete the cast of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Headlined by the previo…

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Friday, December 16, 2016

Al Pacino & Judith Light to Lead God Looked Away at the Pasadena Playhouse by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Next stop New York? Tony winners Al Pacino and Judith Light will headline God Looked Away at the Pasadena Playhouse. The previously reported project, directed by Robert Allan Ackerman, is sc…

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Tony Nominee Adrienne Warren Tapped for Workshop of Tina Turner Bio-Musical, TINA by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Simply the best! Adrienne Warren, who received a Tony nod this year for Shuffle Along, has been tapped to lead a workshop of a Tina Turner bio-musical, TINA. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd (Mamm…

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Odds & Ends: Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Get Curious, Patrick Wilson Tapped for Aquaman & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Get Curious We here at Broadway.com are most impressed with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle&…

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Odds & Ends: Tony Yazbeck & Laura Osnes Set for Crazy for You, Alex Timbers Circling Disney's Cruella & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Tony Yazbeck & Laura Osnes Set for Crazy for You Tony Yazbeck (Finding Neverland) and the Broadway-bound Laura Osnes (Ba…

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Jake Gyllenhaal & Annaleigh Ashford to Launch Broadway's Hudson Theatre With Sunday in the Park with George by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford are going to give us more to see! After the sad news that Gyllenhaal wouldn't be reopening the Hudson Theatre with Burn This from February 2017, com…

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Barrett Doss & More Will Join Andy Karl in Groundhog Day on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Citizens of Punxsutawney have been announced! Barrett Doss and more will appear alongside Andy Karl in Broadway's Groundhog Day. The much-buzzed about tuner is set to begin performan…

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Jessie Mueller Sets Departure Date From Waitress on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Everything changes. Jessie Mueller is set to play her final performance as Jenna in Broadway's Waitress on March 26, 2017; her replacement will be announced soon. The show is currently b…

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Monday, December 12, 2016

Odds & Ends: La La Land Wins big at Critics’ Choice Awards, Room Service Revival Eyes Broadway Bow & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and over the weekend. La La Land Wins big at Critics’ Choice Awards Buzz around La La Land continues to build—th…

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Christopher Sieber to Razzle Dazzle as Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

All he cares about is love! Tony nominee Christopher Sieber will return to Chicago as Billy Flynn from December 12 at the Ambassador Theatre. Paul Alexander Nolan played his final performan…

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Hamilfans Unite: The Hamilton Mixtape is Number One on the Billboard Charts by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Everyone wants to be in the room where it happens! The Hamilton Mixtape has debuted at number one on the Billboard chart, shifting 187,000 copies in the first week of its release. The origin…

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Friday, December 9, 2016

Odds & Ends: Donna McKechnie Enlisted for The Wild Party, Richard Thomas to Headline Final Rabbit & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Donna McKechnie & More Enlisted for The Wild Party Manhattan decadence and 1920's excess beckons for Tony winner Do…

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Cobie Smulders, Kate Burton & Kristine Nielsen Set for Present Laughter, Starring Kevin Kline, on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Stage and screen stars Cobie Smulders, Kate Burton and Kristine Nielsen will join Oscar and Tony winner Kevin Kline in the upcoming revival of Noël Coward’s Present Laughter. Perf…

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Sets West End Closing Date by Imogen Lloyd Webber

After an "A*" run in London of nearly five years, the Tony and Olivier-winning The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will shutter on June 3, 2017 at the Gielgud Theatre…

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Odds & Ends: Jasmine Cephas Jones Leaves Hamilton, First Look at HBO's Every Brilliant Thing & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Jasmine Cephas Jones Leaves Hamilton Original Hamilton cast member Jasmine Cephas Jones will depart the Tony-winning tuner …

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Odds & Ends: Hamilton to Land in Germany & the Netherlands, Party With Mel B on New Year's Eve & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Hamilton to Land in Germany & the Netherlands The world is wide enough for Hamilton! Stage Entertainment is working on …

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Great White Way Dates Set for Harold Prince's Prince of Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We now have dates for the previously reported Main Stem premiere of Prince of Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club. The long-in-the-works musical, which celebrates the career of the 21-time T…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Odds & Ends: Busta Rhymes Isn't Throwing Away The Mixtape's Shot, London's Cinderella Casting & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of video-centric stories you may have missed today. Busta Rhymes Isn't Throwing Away The Mixtape's Shot With every word, they drop knowledge! The Hamilto…

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Odds & Ends: Extra Info on The Hamilton Mixtape: Volume 2, Maxwell Caulfield Set for Death Takes a Holiday & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Extra Info on The Hamilton Mixtape: Volume 2 Will we ever be satisfied? Only a few days after the release of The Hamilton M…

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Lynn Nottage’s Sweat Will Transfer to Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Lynn Nottage’s Sweat, which is currently making its New York premiere off-Broadway at the Public Theater, is heading to the Great White Way. Directed by Kate Whoriskey, the production …

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Pre-Broadway Dates Set for Frozen in Denver by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Ready to let it go, Denver? We now have the dates for the Colorado world premiere of the Broadway-bound Frozen. Disney Theatricals' out-of-town tryout will take place from August 17, 201…

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Friday, December 2, 2016

Odds & Ends: Stars Tapped for Gypsy of the Year Include Christian Borle, Bette Midler is 'Utterly Game' for Dolly Revival & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Christian Borle & More Set for Gypsy of the Year Tony winners Christian Borle, Cynthia Erivo and Jessie Mueller, along …

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Nassim Soleimanpour’s White Rabbit Red Rabbit Sets Off-Broadway Closing Date by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Nassim Soleimanpour’s White Rabbit Red Rabbit has announced that it will play its final performance on December 19. The solo show will have had a 42-week run at off-Broadway's Westside…

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to Bow on Broadway in 2018 by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Ready to #KeepTheSecrets, America? The inevitable transfer of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will begin performances on Broadway in spring 2018. The play, which runs in repertory in two …

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