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Friday, November 24, 2017

The 23 Most-Revived Musicals in Broadway History Since 1927 by Logan Culwell-Block

The number one most-revived show isn’t what you think it is.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

10 Gifts for the Theatre-Lover in Your Life by Logan Culwell-Block

With Playbill’s 2017 gift guide, your present will be the smash hit of the season!

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How Many Broadway Holiday Moments Can You Recognize? by Logan Culwell-Block

As you prepare to eat pie, open gifts, and light candles, we test your knowledge of the greatest holiday moments in Broadway shows.

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Kelli O'Hara, Nancy Opel, and More to Sing Unrecorded Marvin Hamlisch Songs on New Album by Logan Culwell-Block

Featuring songs from The Nutty Professor, Smile, and other lesser-known Hamlisch works, Hamlisch Uncovered drops December 15.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Go Head-to-Head With a 2nd Grader in Hamilton and Founding Fathers Trivia by Logan Culwell-Block

See who wins when the Tony and Pulitzer-winning writer is up against a seven-year-old "presidential expert" on The Ellen Show.

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Watch Broadway Favorite Laura Osnes in New Christmas Music Video by Logan Culwell-Block

"Christmas, Will You Stay?" features music and lyrics by Michael Mott.

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13 Choreographers Every Broadway Fan Should Know by Logan Culwell-Block

From Bob Fosse to Jerry Mitchell, these are the Broadway choreographers every theatre aficionado must know.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Off-Broadway’s Bella: An American Tale Records Cast Album by Logan Culwell-Block

Listen to a behind-the-scenes preview from the recording studio.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Watch Darren Criss Become a Murderer in Trailer for Versace: American Crime Story by Logan Culwell-Block

The series, which also stars Ricky Martin and Penélope Cruz, premieres January 17 on FX.

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Can You Sing The Lion King Tonight? by Logan Culwell-Block

In honor of this Disney musical’s 20th year on Broadway, we’re finding out how well you know the lyrics to the long-running hit!

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Friday, November 10, 2017

6 Lin-Manuel Miranda Performances You’ve (Probably) Never Seen But Need To by Logan Culwell-Block

Sure you know Hamilton and In the Heights, but get ready for a deep dive down the Lin-Manuel Miranda rabbit hole.

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Josie and the Pussycats Sing Rent's ‘Out Tonight’ on New Episode of Riverdale by Logan Culwell-Block

The high-energy number from the Tony- and Pulitzer-winning musical can be heard on the November 8 episode of the CW series.

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Kristin Chenoweth Reveals Her Dream Duet Partners by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony and Emmy winner star talk her most intimidating performances and the Wicked movie on Watch What Happens Live.

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Simon Callow Will Release an Album of His A Christmas Carol Solo Adaptation by Logan Culwell-Block

Watch the trailer for this new album, which also features classic Christmas carols played by an award-winning brass band.

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8 Off-Broadway Musicals That Were Made Into Movies by Logan Culwell-Block

In honor of the anticipated release of Hello Again, Playbill looks at 8 musicals that didn’t need a Broadway production before hitting the big screen.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Watch Laura Osnes and Josh Young Perform Song From Angels Studio Album by Logan Culwell-Block

This Broadway-aimed musical's album was released October 27.

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How Well Do You Know Your Sondheim Movie Musicals? by Logan Culwell-Block

If you are a Sondheim super fan, you have got to know his musicals’ movie adaptations too. Take our quiz to find out where you stand!

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Listen to 2 of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's Songs from The Greatest Showman, Including ‘This Is Me’ by Logan Culwell-Block

Keala Settle sings the commanding anthem in the upcoming movie musical starring Hugh Jackman.

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11 Plays and Musicals That Premiered Posthumously On Broadway by Logan Culwell-Block

Though the writers of these shows never got to see their works open on the Main Stem, their legacies live on.

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Anastasia’s Derek Klena and Christy Altomare Sing ’In a Crowd of Thousands’ in New Music Video by Logan Culwell-Block

Watch the two actors both onstage and recording the Anastasia cast album.

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Jerry Mitchell and MTI Launch Project to Bring Original Broadway Choreography to Regional Theatres by Logan Culwell-Block

The Original Production launches with streaming choreography videos for Hairspray and Legally Blonde.

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

How Well Do You Know Main Stem Musicals That Started Off-Broadway? by Logan Culwell-Block

With The Band's Visit readying to make its Broadway premiere after a downtown run, we're quizzing you on musicals of the Great White Way that started Off-Broadway.

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Go Behind the Scenes of The Music Man’s Creation With New Online Exhibit by Logan Culwell-Block

The Meredith Willson Digital Collection makes the writer’s physical archives available online for the first time.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

5 Playwrights Who Have Conquered Off-Broadway and London—But Not Broadway (Yet) by Logan Culwell-Block

Though they have not yet hit Broadway, these internationally-recognized theatre artists are people you need to know.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Frank Oz Reveals Who Ad-Libbed and Who Stuck to the Script When Filming Little Shop of Horrors by Logan Culwell-Block

The director's cut version of the 1986 film, with a rarely-seen alternate ending, hits movie theatres October 29 and 31.

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EXCLUSIVE: Mandy Gonzalez Returns to Her In the Heights Days on Her New Album by Logan Culwell-Block

Gonzalez sings her signature song from Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Tony-winning musical in a new acoustic arrangement.

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Mandy Gonzalez Returns to Her In the Heights Days on Her New Album by Logan Culwell-Block

On the EP, Gonzalez sings her signature song from Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Tony-winning musical in a new acoustic arrangement.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

How Well Do You Know Your Disney Lyrics? by Logan Culwell-Block

From Snow White to Frozen, are you a Disney lyric whiz or amateur? Take our quiz to find out!

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

10 Theatre Artists Whose Work Earned Them Revues by Logan Culwell-Block

Which award-winning Broadway composers, lyricists, choreographers, and more inspired these “best of” musicals?

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Tina Fey and the Team Behind Mean Girls Get Pies in the Face for #WaitressPieChallenge by Logan Culwell-Block

The campaign helps raise money and awareness for local breast cancer programs.

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Wicked's Teal Wicks Records Cast Album of New Musical From Grammy Winner Mike Reid by Logan Culwell-Block

Following a summer production in New Jersey, The Ballad of Baby Jo is now available for licensing from The Musical Company.

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