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Friday, February 28, 2020

Decades Before Women Had The Right To Vote, Margaret ‘Molly’ Brown Was A Fierce Bandit For Human Rights by Jeryl Brunner

In a revitalized version of The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Beth Malone plays the plucky justice warrior

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Where Bethenny Frankel Finds Her Power by Jeryl Brunner

The entrepreneur and author is making waves with her B Strong initiative.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

This Actress Masters Melodrama In ‘The Confession Of Lily Dare’ by Jeryl Brunner

Nancy Anderson tackles the delightfully campy work of playwright Charles Busch

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Rose Byrne On Creating A Modern-Day Medea by Jeryl Brunner

Fasten your seatbelts for this contemporary version of the Greek classic.

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Sunday, February 2, 2020

She Created Her Own Love Boat On The Loire by Jeryl Brunner

Céline Blan found a way to share her passion for her beloved childhood river

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Friday, January 31, 2020

The New Musical Emojiland Is Not Only Fun And Funny, But Provides Powerful Life Lessons by Jeryl Brunner

Emojiland’s co-writer and co-star, Laura Schein, shares her journey to getting the hit musical to the stage.

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

This ‘Madam Secretary’ Star Returns To Her Broadway Roots by Jeryl Brunner

Patina Miller joins Seth Rudetsky's Broadway at The Town Hall for an evening of song and stories.

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Through Her New Play, Bess Wohl Found A Way To Better Understand The Complexities Of Relationships by Jeryl Brunner

What happens when a couple divorces after 50 years of marriage? The play Grand Horizons has answers.

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

After A Cancer Diagnosis And Nine Months Away From Her Show, This Performer Triumphs On Broadway In Mean Girls by Jeryl Brunner

How Stephanie Bissonnette overcame cancer and returned to dancing on Broadway

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

How Pioneer Theatre Company’s Artistic Director Found What She Needed To Thrive by Jeryl Brunner

For the past eight seasons Karen Azenberg has been Artistic Director of one of the nation's most successful regional theaters.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

How Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” Went From Being Hidden On Her Record’s B Side To Becoming An Anthem For Empowerment by Jeryl Brunner

Gloria Gaynor and Grammy nominees share the impact of music in their lives

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Renée Zellweger On The Impact Of Playing Judy Garland by Jeryl Brunner

The actress reflects on her past and the places that helped inspire her.

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

We’re Back At East High With A Brand New ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ by Jeryl Brunner

Meet Broadway’s Kate Reinders who plays passionate drama teacher Miss. Jenn

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

A Life-Changing Phone Call Leads To A Dream Role On Broadway by Jeryl Brunner

Arielle Jacobs shares her journey to play Princess Jasmine on Broadway

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse Presents A Woke Cinderella by Jeryl Brunner

Ella in Rodger’s & Hammerstein’s Cinderella is no damsel in distress.

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

From Intern To Producing Powerhouse, Working With Lin-Manuel Miranda, Joel Grey And Tina Fey by Jeryl Brunner

Meet Jenny Steingart, one of the forces behind Free Style Love Supreme, Fiddler On The Roof In Yiddish, Mean Girls and Sir Patrick Stewart’s A Christmas Carol.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

How Kristin Chenoweth Took Back Her Power by Jeryl Brunner

The Emmy and Tony-winning star shares what matters most.

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The Devil Wears Prada Musical Has Found Its Miranda Priestly by Jeryl Brunner

Tony winner Beth Leavel is coming back to Broadway for her 14th show.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Meet Caroline Innerbichler Who Stars As Anna In The North American Tour Of Disney’s Frozen by Jeryl Brunner

After auditioning for Frozen 14 times, Caroline Innerbichler's hard work pays off.

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Saturday, November 30, 2019

This Bestselling Writer Turned Her Panic Into Purpose by Jeryl Brunner

Ilene Angel channeled her anxiety and wrote the book How To Calm The Hell Down and Be Happy.

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Friday, November 29, 2019

How Ree Drummond Turned Her Blog Into An Empire by Jeryl Brunner

The Pioneer Woman reflects on her beginnings

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Megan Hilty On Her Wild Broadway Beginnings And What She Learned Along Her Journey by Jeryl Brunner

As she embarks on a special concert with Jessie Mueller and Seth Rudetsky, we caught up with the TV and Broadway star.

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Catching Up With Sutton Foster by Jeryl Brunner

The Younger star reveals her hopes for Liza and what it's like to revive The Music Man on Broadway.

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

These Actresses Are Bringing Awareness To Mothers Working On Broadway by Jeryl Brunner

With their new podcast, Mamas Talkin' Loud, Cara Cooper and Jessica Rush share what it's like to juggle motherhood while doing eight shows a week on Broadway.

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Director Sammi Cannold Brings A Groundbreaking Evita To City Center by Jeryl Brunner

Devoted to telling the story of theFirst Lady of Argentina, this director offers a unique context into Eva Perón’s world

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Monday, November 11, 2019

How This Special Education Teacher Fulfilled Her Broadway And Off-Broadway Dreams by Jeryl Brunner

This Broadway loyalty program brings theater lovers backstage, on stage and behind the scenes

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

The Women Who Helped Shape LBJ’S Administration by Jeryl Brunner

The new play, The Great Society, features the women who were key to the Johnson presidency.

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Not Just An Actress, Mare Winningham Is Also A Folk Music Force by Jeryl Brunner

Mare Winningham shares why her folk music roots run deep.

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Annie-B Parson On Choreographing David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ by Jeryl Brunner

The choreographer shares her creative process and how she brought David Byrne's American Utopia to Broadway

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Monday, October 21, 2019

How NE-YO Gets His Power by Jeryl Brunner

NE-YO shares what matters most

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