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Monday, August 19, 2019

A ‘Soul Train’ Musical Sets Its Sights on Broadway by Katie Van Syckle

The production, inspired by the long-running television dance show, is aiming for a 2021 premiere.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

‘The Lightning Thief’ to Open on Broadway in September by Katie Van Syckle

The beloved Percy Jackson musical will have a limited run at Longacre Theater.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Hamilton’s Brandon Victor Dixon on Broadway Sexual Harassment: ‘My Closest Friends Have Stories Like All of These’ by Katie Van Syckle

Theater fans were stunned this week when news broke that Rent star Anthony Rapp had accused Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment. But Hamilton star, Brandon Victor Dixon, told Vulture he wasn…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

John Lithgow Still Regrets Passing on Playing the Joker in Tim Burton’s Batman by Katie Van Syckle

Tim Burton’s Batman kicked off our modern superhero craze, and, thanks to a fortuitous profit-sharing arrangement, ended up making Jack Nicholson a very rich man. But as it turns out, Nich…

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Denis Leary Wants to Make a Kellyanne Conway Musical by Katie Van Syckle

Yes, Denis Leary knows he bears an uncanny resemblance to Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway. A few months ago, when someone on Twitter pointed out the striking similarities in bone structure be…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Rob Marshall: This Definitely Isn’t a Mary Poppins Remake by Katie Van Syckle

"It is not a new Mary Poppins," Marshall told Vulture last night at the National Arts Awards about his upcoming Disney musical about the iconic nanny. Instead, Marshall's projec…

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Friday, June 20, 2014

Julie Taymor Made a Movie of Her Acclaimed Midsummer Night’s Dream Production by Katie Van Syckle

Director Julie Taymor has finished the film version of her widely acclaimed, visually stuffed production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream (which ran earlier this year at the Polonsky Shakespea…

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