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Friday, May 27, 2022

Watch Brittney Mack & the Cast of Six Perform 'Get Down' by Lindsey Sullivan

They're the queens of the castle! The stars of Six are in the fast lane on the way to the Tony Awards and took the stage on Late Night with Seth Meyers on May 26. Brittney Mack led a perform…

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Anthony Norman to Lead the National Tour of Dear Evan Hansen by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting is set been announced for year four of the Dear Evan Hansen national tour. The tour will begin performances in Boise, Idaho on June 21. Anthony Norman will play the title r…

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Thursday, May 26, 2022

Look Sharp! See Photos from the Broadway-Bound 1776 Revival by Lindsey Sullivan

American Repertory Theater's pre-Broadway staging of 1776, co-directed by Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page, opens on May 26, and now there are more production photos. The musical revival …

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The Music Man Star Sutton Foster on Her Joyous Return to Broadway & Finding a Friend in Hugh Jackman by Lindsey Sullivan

The Music Man marks a number of milestones for two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster. In addition to a 2022 Tony nomination—the seventh nod of her career—for her performance as no-nonsense…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Head to the Underworld to See André De Shields Before His Hadestown Departure by Lindsey Sullivan

With awards season in full swing, spring offerings like The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Six and Funny Girl continue to pack houses. Nevertheless, the long-running, Tony-winning musical Hadestown…

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See L Morgan Lee, Emma Pittman, Katrina Lenk & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Before The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Fadal, this episode will air in New York …

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Get a First Look at Karate Kid - The Musical's Pre-Broadway Bow by Lindsey Sullivan

Wax on, wax off! Karate Kid - The Musical, a new stage show based on the 1984 martial arts drama which spawned three sequels and legions of fans, will have its world premiere at Stages St. L…

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Pearl Khwezi to Assume the Role of Nala in Broadway's The Lion King by Lindsey Sullivan

Pearl Khwezi will assume the role of Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King beginning on May 24. Adrienne Walker played her final performance last month. The smash hit musical is …

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Monday, May 23, 2022

Odds & Ends: Heidi Schreck & More to Perform Benefit Reading of What the Constitution Means to Me by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Original What the Constitution Means to Me Cast to Reunite Heidi Schreck and the original Broadway cast of her Tony-nominated and Pu…

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Julianne Hough on Shattering Expectations in POTUS & Teaming Up with Darren Criss on Tony Night by Lindsey Sullivan

Julianne Hough has wowed musical theater fans with her talents on-screen in Dancing with the Stars, Burlesque, Footloose, Rock of Ages and Grease: Live. Now, she's making her Broadway debut …

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Megan Hilty & More Unite for the First Reading of the Smash Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Neil Meron just dropped a major bombshell! He posted photos from the first reading of the previously announced Smash musical. "Last week, Robert Greenblatt, myself and an unnamed producing p…

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Friday, May 20, 2022

How Moulin Rouge! The Musical's Tech Rehearsal Inspired Director Alex Timbers' Broadway Bird by Lindsey Sullivan

Before Alex Timbers was a Tony-winning director, he was a New York City kid who loved his pet birds. "I think if you're a New Yorker, birds are a huge part of your life—whether you choose …

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Thursday, May 19, 2022

Odds & Ends: Shoshana Bean, Samantha Pauly & More Set for Broadway Sings Taylor Swift by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Taylor Swift (Photo: Steven Ferdman/Getty Images) Broadway Stars to Put Their Spin on Taylor Swift The Broadway Sings concert ser…

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Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans & Justin Mortelliti Welcome First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans and his husband, fellow artist Justin Mortelliti, have welcomed their first child. Larsen Jean Evans-Mortelliti was born in Arizona on May 13.        …

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

See Skylar Astin Head Somewhere That's Green in New Little Shop of Horrors Pics by Lindsey Sullivan

Skylar Astin has officially arrived on Skid Row. He began performances as Seymour in the off-Broadway production of Little Shop of Horrors on May 17, and now there are photos of him in the…

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Watch Company Tony Nominee Matt Doyle Revisit Roles in Spring Awakening, The Book of Mormon & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Matt Doyle is playing Jamie in the Tony-nominated revival of Company, and his take on the role in the Marianne Elliott-helmed production has garnered an Outer Critics Circle Award as well as…

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Road to the Tonys! See Sutton Foster, Julianne Hough & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

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The Lehman Trilogy, Six and Kimberly Akimbo Top 2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Winners for the 71st annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on off and off-off-Broadway in the 2021-2022 season, have been announced. Leading the pack is The Lehma…

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Monday, May 16, 2022

Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls by Lindsey Sullivan

After earning seven Tony nominations, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has extended its run at the Booth Theatre through June 5. Camille A. Brown garner…

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Friday, May 13, 2022

Tony-Nominated Girl From the North Country Extends Broadway Run by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of receiving seven Tony Award nominations, Girl From the North Country has extended its run at the Belasco Theatre through June 19. The show, which features the music of Bob Dylan,…

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Watch Jaquel Spivey & the Cast of A Strange Loop Perform 'Inner White Girl' by Lindsey Sullivan

A Strange Loop is having an exciting week. In addition to garnering 11 Tony nominations and releasing five tracks from the cast recording, which will be released on June 10, stars Jaquel S…

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

Big Screen Adaptation of Clybourne Park to Star Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning play Clybourne Park is getting a star-studded film adaptation. Deadline reports it will be directed by Pam MacKinnon, who was Tony-nominated for…

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Celebrate Awards Season with Michael R. Jackson, Matt Doyle, Camille A. Brown & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Odds & Ends: Ariana DeBose Joins Westworld Season Four in Recurring Role by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Ariana DeBose Set for HBO's Westworld After winning an Oscar for her performance in West Side Story  and revealing that she will h…

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Girl From the North Country Will Launch North American Tour Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

Girl From the North Country, which received seven Tony Award nominations on May 9, will hit the road in a national touring production beginning in the fall of 2023. The tour will begin at He…

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Find Out Six Queen Samantha Pauly's Gravity-Defying, Gender-Bending Dream Roles and More by Lindsey Sullivan

Name: Samantha Pauly Hometown: "I grew up in Iowa. Six is my first Broadway show, so having grown up in the Midwest and not really doing a lot of theater when I was younger—this is still…

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Monday, May 9, 2022

Thoughts of a Colored Man & Company Win GLAAD Media Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Thoughts of a Colored Man and Company tied for Outstanding Broadway Production at the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The New York ceremony was hosted by celebrity Peloton instructor Cody Ri…

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Friday, May 6, 2022

Odds & Ends: See Footage of Heather Headley & More in Into the Woods at Encores! by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Here's Your Ticket Inside Into the Woods at Encores! The starry Encores! staging of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the W…

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Feinstein's/54 Below, Asian American Performers Action Coalition & More Receive Tony Honors for Excellence by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that they will present the 2022 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre to the Asian American Performers Action Coalition, Broadway F…

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Watch Alan Menken and the Stars of Little Shop of Horrors Perform a Tiny Desk Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Little Shop of Horrors, which plays off-Broadway at the Westside Theatre, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. To mark the occasion, NPR released a Tiny Desk concert of the cast. Conrad Ri…

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