All stories by Logan Culwell-Block on BroadwayStars

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Eve Plumb Leads the Cast of New Original Movie Musical The Sisters Plotz, Out August 15 by Logan Culwell-Block

The campy love letter to old Hollywood—with a hint of Grey Gardens—is available to stream on Amazon Prime.

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Which Disney Stage Musical Are You? by Logan Culwell-Block

Take our quiz to find out with which Broadway Disney musical you have the most in common!

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Do You Know the Lyrics to Broadway’s Latest Shows? by Logan Culwell-Block

From Hamilton to Mean Girls, test your lyrical knowledge!

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Encores! Off-Center's Songs for a New World to Receive Cast Recording by Logan Culwell-Block

Featuring Shoshana Bean, Mykal Kilgore, Solea Pfeiffer, and Colin Donnell, the new album is due fall 2018.

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Watch New Highlights from Be More Chill Off-Broadway by Logan Culwell-Block

The Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz musical continues its run at Signature Theatre in NYC.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Which Broadway Writing Team Are You and Your BFF? by Logan Culwell-Block

Take our quiz to find out which musical theatre writing duo you and your best friend mirror!

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Friday, July 27, 2018

17 More Regional Houses Every Theatre Lover Should Know by Logan Culwell-Block

From Seattle’s Intiman to Connecticut’s Yale Repertory Theatre, these houses produce groundbreaking works across the U.S.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Cabaret, Liza With a Z, All That Jazz and 6 Other Fosse Films Will Return to the Big Screen in NYC by Logan Culwell-Block

Quad Cinema's series looking at the Oscar- and Tony-winning director's film work begins August 3.

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Do You Know Broadway By the Numbers? by Logan Culwell-Block

How many puppets are in Avenue Q? How many beads decorate The Phantom of the Opera’s chandelier? Prove your theatre expertise.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Public Theater Will Revive The Gospel at Colonus in Central Park by Logan Culwell-Block

Lee Breuer's adaptation of Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus will play the Delacorte Theater in September.

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Friday, July 13, 2018

In the Heights Cast Album Released on Vinyl July 13 by Logan Culwell-Block

The special 10th anniversary remastered album of Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Tony-winning musical is a Barnes & Noble exclusive.

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

A Look at Five More ‘Dollys’ of Hello, Dolly! by Logan Culwell-Block

You asked, we answered: From Pearl Bailey to Ethel Merman, here are more of the many award-winning and crowd-stirring actors who have brought Dolly Gallagher Levi to life on stage and screen.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Which ‘Dolly’ Are You? by Logan Culwell-Block

Of all the women who have played Hello, Dolly!’s leading lady, are you Carol Channing or Bette Midler, Donna Murphy or Barbra Streisand or Bernadette Peters?

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Tab Hunter, Star of Damn Yankees Film, Dies at 86 by Logan Culwell-Block

The 1950s Hollywood heartthrob, who came out as gay in his 2005 memoir, also appeared in Grease 2 and John Waters' Polyester.

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Friday, July 6, 2018

8 New Theatre Books You Need to Read This Summer by Logan Culwell-Block

Whether you’re hitting the beach or beating the heat indoors, these Summer 2018 theatre reads will keep you satisfied.

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

How Well Do You Know Your Broadway History? by Logan Culwell-Block

When were the first Tony Awards? What’s the oldest operating theatre on the Main Stem? Prove your know-how with this quiz!

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Friday, June 29, 2018

How to Rock the Outdoor Theatre Picnic by Logan Culwell-Block

If you’re planning to see theatre at a venue like Tanglewood or The Hollywood Bowl, here are 7 tips you’ll need before you go.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

How Well Do You Know Your Broadway Designers? by Logan Culwell-Block

Without sets, costumes, and lights, Broadway shows would be a very different experience. How well do you know the people who design those elements? Take our quiz to find out!

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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger Offer a Preview of His Upcoming Concert Series by Logan Culwell-Block

The Newsies and Tuck Everlasting star has concert dates set in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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Friday, June 22, 2018

Matt Bomer, Harvey Fierstein, Zachary Quinto, More Erase Hate in Powerful New Music Video by Logan Culwell-Block

Co-created by the Tectonic Theater Project and The Matthew Shepard Foundation, the PSA features the original song, "Love is Love."

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5 Theatrical Weekend Trips for New Yorkers by Logan Culwell-Block

These easily accessible vacation destinations will make any theatre-loving New Yorker a happy camper.

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Watch Hamilton's Robert Walters Lead an Ensemble Prepared to Sink Your ‘Battleship’ at Broadway Bares by Logan Culwell-Block

The annual benefit stripathon, held June 17, raised $1,875,090 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Jason Robert Brown to Release New Album of Original Songs by Logan Culwell-Block

How We React and How We Recover will feature Brown himself performing 12 new songs that explore the current political climate.

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Where Do You Belong in the Mean Girls' Cafeteria? by Logan Culwell-Block

Are you a Plastic or a Mathlete? Find out where you belong at North Shore High School with our quiz!

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber Joins James Corden in Latest Crosswalk the Musical by Logan Culwell-Block

With a special appearance by Josh Gad, the Crosswalk troupe takes on Evita, Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, and more.

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Friday, June 15, 2018

9 Shows That Use Multiple Actors as One Character by Logan Culwell-Block

With three Donnas working hard for the money and multiple Chers poised for Broadway, Playbill looks at nine productions that featured multiple actors in one role.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

How Broadway Is Building Its Audience By Gaining Theatregoers Nationwide by Logan Culwell-Block

From Lin-Manuel Miranda and John Leguizamo’s Viva Broadway and more, here are 6 ways Broadway brings theatre to the people.

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

How Well Do You Know Offstage Theatre Jobs? by Logan Culwell-Block

Do you know who calls a show's lighting cues, or who makes sure the choreography is performed correctly? Take our quiz to find out!

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Monday, June 11, 2018

5 Takeaways From the 2018 Tony Awards by Logan Culwell-Block

Broadway's best took the stage at Radio City Music Hall June 10; here's what to make of it.

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Friday, June 8, 2018

2018 Tony Awards Season Compilation Album Released June 8 by Logan Culwell-Block

Along with songs from this season's Tony-nominated musicals, the album includes exclusive tracks from the scores of Angels in America and Children of a Lesser God.

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The Definitive List of the Most Tony-Nominated Theatre Artists in History by Logan Culwell-Block

We dig into the archives to find the performers, designers, writers, and orchestrators who earned the most nods.

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