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Friday, September 21, 2018

Mercedes Ruehl, Harvey Fierstein, Michael Urie & the Cast of Torch Song Ready for Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin performances on Broadway on October 9 in the play's original home, the Hayes Theatre. Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl will reprise their role…

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Modern Family: Michael Urie, Jack DiFalco & Ward Horton Take on Harvey Fierstein's Prophetic Torch Song by Lindsey Sullivan

The fall theater scene is kicking into high gear with an exciting crop of plays, revivals and new musicals hitting the stage. The Broadway.com 2018 Fall Preview highlights the stars and show…

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Kenneth Lonergan and Lila Neugebauer on Their Creative Kinship with The Waverly Gallery by Lindsey Sullivan

The fall theater scene is kicking into high gear with an exciting crop of plays, revivals and new musicals hitting the stage. The Broadway.com 2018 Fall Preview highlights the stars and show…

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Ready to Razzle Dazzle 'Em! Cuba Gooding Jr. Meets the Press Ahead of Broadway Return in Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

Oscar winner and Emmy nominee Cuba Gooding Jr. is heading back to Broadway—this time in his first musical! As previously announced, he will take on the role of silver-tongued lawyer Bi…

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Monday, September 17, 2018

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Picks for the 2018 Emmy-Nominated Series That Should Become Musicals by Lindsey Sullivan

The 70th annual Emmy Awards will air on NBC on September 17, and some of Broadway's brightest will be in attendance as nominees. As previously reported, the evening's noms include Da…

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Friday, September 14, 2018

The Stars of Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties Celebrate Their Off-Broadway Opening by Lindsey Sullivan

The cast of Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties celebrated the production's off-Broadway opening at Suprema Provisions on September 13. Ana Villafañe, Lea DeLaria, Adina Verson, …

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Raise You Up! See Mark Ballas Step into Broadway's Kinky Boots by Lindsey Sullivan

Former Broadway.com vlogger Mark Ballas is back on the boards! He started strutting his stuff in the Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots on September 11. Broadway.com snapped some fun pics…

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Exclusive! Believe in Life After Love with This New Promo for The Cher Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Want something that's going to get you even more hyped up for The Cher Show? We've got you, babe! Broadway.com has the exclusive new TV spot for the eagerly anticipated musical about…

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Ahrens & Flaherty's Little Dancer Changes Title to Marie for West Coast Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

Little Dancer, an original musical by Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Anastasia, Once On This Island, Ragtime) has a new title: Marie. As previously announced, the production,…

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The Lifespan of a Fact Star & Football Fan Daniel Radcliffe Has Two-Show Sundays All Figured Out by Lindsey Sullivan

We're already amped for The Lifespan of a Fact, the ultimate showdown between fact and fiction that is playing at Studio 54 beginning on September 20. Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and …

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

De'Adre Aziza & More Complete Casting for Eve's Song Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been announced for Eve's Song. Tony nominee De'Adre Aziza will join the cast, as well as Karl Green, Ashley D. Kelley , Vernice Miller, Kadijah Raquel, Rachel Wa…

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Ahrens & Flaherty's Little Dancer Changes Title to Marie, A New Musical for West Coast Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

Little Dancer, an original musical by Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Anastasia, Once On This Island, Ragtime) has a new title: Marie, A New Musical. As previously announced, …

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Hannah Elless & More the Cast of The Other Josh Cohen Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been announced for The Other Josh Cohen. Bright Star alum Hannah Elless and Drama Desk nominee Kate Wetherhead will join the cast, as well as Elizabeth Nestler…

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Ruth Wilson, Jayne Houdyshell & More Join Glenda Jackson for King Lear; Sam Gold to Direct by Lindsey Sullivan

Talented stage and screen stars have been tapped to join Tony, Oscar and Emmy winner Glenda Jackson in the previously announced production of William Shakespeare’s King Lear. Ruth Wils…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Nathan Lane & Andrea Martin to Star in Taylor Mac's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Three-time Tony winner Nathan Lane and two-time Tony winner Andrea Martin will head to Broadway this season in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, a new comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist&nbs…

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Monday, September 10, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Explore Fall Offerings Bernhardt/Hamlet & The Nap by Lindsey Sullivan

It's not just the sudden chill in the Theatre District air: fall has arrived on the Great White Way with the beginning of preview performances for Bernhardt/Hamlet and The Nap. Audiences…

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Tatiana Maslany to Star in Network on Broadway; Production Switches Theaters by Lindsey Sullivan

This just in! Emmy winner Tatiana Maslany will make her Broadway debut alongside Bryan Cranston in Network. Following a world premiere production at London's National Theatre, the stage …

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Titanic Revival Aims for a 2019-2020 Broadway Bow by Lindsey Sullivan

We knew a Titanic revival might have its sights set on Broadway. According to an Equity casting notice, the production is aiming for a bow on the Great White Way during the 2019-2020 season.…

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When You're Good to Mama! Raena White Steps into Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

Raena White is taking on the role of Matron “Mama” Morton in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago beginning on September 10. The role was previously played by Cady Huffm…

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The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Morning Show Hosts You Want to See on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Rise and shine! It's a new week on Broadway. Last week, we learned that Al Roker will be stepping into Waitress beginning on October 5. Naturally, this got us thinking: which other natio…

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Denise Van Outen Delays Return to London's Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

On the day that Denise Van Outen was due to start rehearsals as Velma Kelly in London's Chicago, it was discovered that she had suffered a stress fracture in her heel. As a result, the a…

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Praise Be! Andrew Lloyd Webber, John Legend & Tim Rice EGOT with Jesus Christ Superstar Emmy Win by Lindsey Sullivan

What's the buzz? John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice just joined the EGOT club! The trio of talents were recognized on September 9 when NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in…

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Which Morning Show Host Should Come to Broadway? by Lindsey Sullivan

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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Shiri Maimon Gets Ready to Razzle Dazzle Broadway Audiences in Chicago by Lindsey Sullivan

The name on everybody's lips is gonna be: Shiri! As previously reported, Israeli pop star Shiri Maimon is headed to the Great White Way. The star will make her Broadway debut as Roxie Ha…

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

Bobby Cannavale, Cherry Jones & Daniel Radcliffe Prep for The Lifespan of a Fact on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's something that's 100% accurate: The Lifespan of a Fact is set to bow on Broadway at Studio 54 beginning on September 20. A trio of talents, Bobby Cannavale, Cherry Jones …

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

Janet McTeer in Bernhardt/Hamlet, Nicolette Robinson in Waitress & More September Save the Date Picks by Lindsey Sullivan

The summer months have officially come to an end, but instead of red-hot temperatures, what’s blazing now are the theatrical offerings on Broadway, off-Broadway and beyond. September b…

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Friday, August 31, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Which Top 10 Summer Obsessions Should Inspire a Broadway Musical? by Lindsey Sullivan

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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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Tina Fey & the Cast of Mean Girls Celebrate Vinyl Release by Lindsey Sullivan

Sorry, Damian—we won't be able to stop listening to this one! The Mean Girls cast recording hit earbuds on May 18. Now that fans know every word of lyricist Nell Benjamin and compo…

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Barbara Harris, Tony Winner of The Apple Tree, Is Dead at 83 by Lindsey Sullivan

Barbara Harris, who received a 1967 Tony Award for her performance in a trio of roles in The Apple Tree, has passed away. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, she died of lung cancer on …

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Monday, August 20, 2018

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Andy Karl Roles by Lindsey Sullivan

Pretty Woman: The Musical officially opened at the Nederlander Theatre last week. The screen-to-stage adaptation of the 1990 film stars Andy Karl and Samantha Barks in the roles made famous&…

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Friday, August 17, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Rank Your Top 10 Favorite Andy Karl Roles by Lindsey Sullivan

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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