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Monday, March 18, 2019

Watch Laura Benanti & Christine Baranski Flaunt Their Tonys & Pout Their Lips as Melania Trump on Colbert by Lindsey Sullivan

My Fair Lady star and Tony winner Laura Benanti has been landing laughs as Melania Trump on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert for years now. On March 15, she took on the rumor that the Firs…

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Jayne Houdyshell to Reprise Tony-Winning Role in The Humans Film; Beanie Feldstein & Amy Schumer Also Tapped to Star by Lindsey Sullivan

Stephen Karam's Tony-winning play The Humans is set for a film adaptation. According to Deadline, the movie will feature Jayne Houdyshell reprising her Tony-winning role as Deirdre and also …

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Spring Preview: With Constitution, Heidi Schreck is Power Suited Up for Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

When Heidi Schreck was 14, she traveled across the country giving speeches about the United States Constitution for prize money, and she was really good at it—"paid her way through college…

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Spring Preview: Meet the Men Behind the Brand in Ain't Too Proud by Lindsey Sullivan

Motown super group The Temptations is a staple of American music. With chart-toppers like “I Can’t Get Next to You,” “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone,” “My Girl” and more, these R&a…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Adam Driver, Keri Russell & More Get Ready for the Broadway Return of Burn This by Lindsey Sullivan

Lanford Wilson's searing drama Burn This returns to Broadway with Adam Driver and Keri Russell taking on the roles originated by John Malkovich and Joan Allen. The play explores the spark be…

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Extra! Extra! Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & the Cast of Ink Prep for Broadway Bow by Lindsey Sullivan

James Graham's Ink tells the story of news moguls Rupert Murdoch and Larry Lamb in London 1969. After a celebrated run in the West End, the production is scheduled to begin Broadway perfor…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

First Look at Andrew Barth Feldman in Dear Evan Hansen by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh face and Jimmy Award winner Andrew Barth Feldman is making his Broadway debut in the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen. Want to catch a glimpse of him in the signature blue polo? G…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

You Haven't Seen the Last of Me! The Cher Show Celebrates 100 Performances by Lindsey Sullivan

Do you believe in life after love delicious cake? The cast of The Cher Show does! Stars Teal Wicks, Micaela Diamond, former Broadway.com vlogger Jarrod Spector, Emily Skinner and the rest …

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See Ain't Too Proud's Stars Celebrate Their First Broadway Preview Performance by Lindsey Sullivan

Ephraim Sykes, Jeremy Pope, Derrick Baskin, Jawan M. Jackson and James Harkness had their first preview performance in the Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud at Broadway's Imperial Theatre …

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Kelli O’Hara in Kiss Me, Kate, Legally Blonde Returns & More of Our March Picks by Lindsey Sullivan

March has arrived, and that (hopefully) means audiences will be schlepping lighter jackets to the theater. Besides higher temperatures, there is a lot to look forward to this month: five tri…

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A Very Important Date! See the Stars of Alice by Heart Celebrate Their Off-Broadway Opening by Lindsey Sullivan

Jessie Nelson, Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater's new musical Alice by Heart opened off-Broadway at the Newman Mills Theater at the Robert W. Wilson Theater Space on February 27. Stars Molly Go…

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

See Stars Honor John Lithgow at the Roundabout Theatre Company's 2019 Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

A slew of stage and screen stars—from True West's Ethan Hawke to Hillary and Clinton-bound star Laurie Metcalf to The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel star Rachel Rachel Brosnahan—attended the Ro…

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Wish Granted! Watch This Epic Trailer for Disney's Live-Action Aladdin by Lindsey Sullivan

The Grammys may be music's biggest night, but it's becoming a shining, shimmering, splendid one for theater fans. A trailer for the highly anticipated live-action version of Ala…

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The Band's Visit Wins 2019 Grammy Award; Hugh Jackman Nabs First Grammy for The Greatest Showman by Lindsey Sullivan

It's already shaping up to be an awesome Grammy Awards! The Band's Visit cast recording took home the 2019 Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album on February 10. The album beat out re…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Choir Boy’s Jeremy Pope on Pulling Double Duty in Ain’t Too Proud, His Dream Biscuits & Butterbeer Diet & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Jeremy Pope (Photos: Caitlin McNaney for Broadway.com) Jeremy Pope in Choir Boy (Photo by Joan Marcus) Get ready, ‘cause here he comes! Rising star Jeremy Pope is making his Broad…

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Head Down the Rabbit Hole for a First Look at Alice by Heart Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Alice by Heart, a new musical that features a book by Jessie Nelson and Steven Sater and a score by Spring Awakening collaborators Sater and Duncan Sheik, is playing off-Broadway in The…

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Head Down the Rabbit Hole for a First Look at Duncan Sheik & Steven Sater's Alice by Heart Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Alice by Heart, a new musical that features a book by Jessie Nelson and Steven Sater and a score by Spring Awakening collaborators Sater and Duncan Sheik, is playing off-Broadway in The…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Oscar Bait! Here's Your First Look at Cynthia Erivo in the Harriet Tubman Biopic Harriet by Lindsey Sullivan

She's beautiful, and she's here! As previously reported, after recent screen successes in Widows and Bad Times at the El Royale, The Color Purple Tony winner Cynthia Erivo will …

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A Monster of a Milestone! King Kong's Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

King Kong celebrated a milestone at the Broadway Theatre on February 6: 100 performances! Stars Eric William Morris, vlogger Christiani Pitts and Erik Lochtefeld as well as director/cho…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Merrily We Roll Along New Musical Premieres & More February Save-the-Date Picks to Love by Lindsey Sullivan

February is here, and we are positively smitten with the theatrical offerings this month. With Fiasco Theater’s reimagining of Merrily We Roll Along as well as new musicals Superh…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wunderbar! Kelli O'Hara and Will Chase Lead First Kiss Me, Kate Cast Portrait by Lindsey Sullivan

Another op'nin,' another show! Kiss Me, Kate is scheduled to begin performances at Studio 54 on February 14. On top of brushing up their Shakespeare and dancing through "Too Dar…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Over the Moon for Rent! Check Out These Amazing Collages Inspired by the Telecast by Lindsey Sullivan

We're still buzzing about Fox's thrilling presentation of Jonathan Larson's award-winning musical Rent! The telecast was an amazing chance for Rentheads to fall in love with…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Welcome to the Land of Lola, Tiki Barber! Check Out the Football Legend's First Bow in Kinky Boots by Lindsey Sullivan

Touchdown! Tiki Barber, the former football running back who played for the New York Giants for 10 seasons, officially made his Broadway debut as Don in Kinky Boots on January 18 at the Al H…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Listen to Ariana Grande, Jay-Z & More Sample Broadway Smashes in Their Hit Songs by Lindsey Sullivan

This is a GREAT new music Friday for Broadway fans, and we're not just talking about the awesome "Seasons of Love" track release from Fox's forthcoming live broadcast on Ja…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Exclusive Portraits of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & More from Hamilton in Puerto Rico by Lindsey Sullivan

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical Hamilton officially opened at Puerto Rico's Luis A. Ferré Performing Arts Center on January 11, and the stars celebrated the big nigh…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

See Kate Baldwin, Bryce Pinkham & More Prep for Superhero's Off-Broadway Bow by Lindsey Sullivan

The cast and creative team of the the world premiere musical Superhero gave the press a sneak peek at the production on January 16 at Green Room 42. The musical, which centers on a fractured…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Andrew Barth Feldman on Keeping His Dear Evan Hansen Casting News a Secret: 'I Lied for Months' by Lindsey Sullivan

Andrew Barth Feldman, the 16-year-old high-school junior who triumphed at the 2018 Jimmy Awards, is gearing up for his Broadway debut. As previously reported, the young talent is set to begi…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

MCC Theater Celebrates the Opening of the Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space by Lindsey Sullivan

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has a new midtown home! The venue celebrated its official opening on January 9. Its namesake honors cultural, environmental and preservation philanthropist Rob…

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MCC Theater Celebrates the Opening of the Robert W. Wilson Theater Space by Lindsey Sullivan

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has a new midtown home! The venue celebrated its official opening on January 9. Its namesake honors cultural, environmental and preservation philanthropist Rob…

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Jeremy Pope & the Cast of Choir Boy Celebrate a Divine Broadway Opening by Lindsey Sullivan

Praise be! After an acclaimed run off-off-Broadway in 2013, Moonlight Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney's Choir Boy officially bowed on the Great White Way on January 8. Click through t…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

See Gavin Creel & Sara Bareilles Take Their First Bow Together in Broadway's Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

It's a bad great idea, these two! Songwriter Sara Bareilles returned to the stage in Waitress on January 7 alongside her offstage buddy and Tony winner Gavin Creel, who is stepping into …

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