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Friday, January 17, 2020

Watch Snippets of the New Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Inside the Paper Mill Playhouse Rehearsal Room by Roberto Araujo

Watch Rema Webb, Nicholas Edwards, Mamie Parris and more, sing highlights from this world premiere.

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Watch Rachel Bay Jones, Brandon Victor Dixon, and More in Rehearsal for Kennedy Center's Next to Normal by Roberto Araujo

Hear the pair sing from the score, plus interviews with the full cast and original director Michael Greif.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

What to Expect from MCC Theater's New Play All The Natalie Portmans by Roberto Araujo

The Off-Broadway world premiere by C.A. Johnson begins performances February 6.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Watch This Sneak Peek at the Immersive Beyond Babel by Roberto Araujo

The dance show arrives in New York following a sold-out run in San Diego.

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Sunday, January 12, 2020
Thursday, January 9, 2020

The Stars of Flying Over Sunset on What to Expect From the New Musical by Roberto Araujo

Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck chat about the upcoming show over cocktails at the Lincoln Restaurant.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Get a Sneak Peek at New Musical Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn by Roberto Araujo

The Off-Broadway premiere begins performances January 14.

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Monday, December 30, 2019

A Look Back at 2019 in Video by Roberto Araujo

Some of our favorite on-camera moments with Kristin Chenoweth, Adrienne Warren, Gavin Creel, and more.

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Monday, December 23, 2019

Watch the Stars of The Lightning Thief Test Their Broadway Knowledge on Playbill—The Game Show by Roberto Araujo

Play along as Chris McCarrell, Kristin Stokes, and James Hayden Rodriguez are tested on everything Broadway.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Watch Cats Broadway's Jacob Brent and Cats Movie Star Robert Fairchild Play Cats Trivia by Roberto Araujo

What’s the one Cats question that stumped both stars?

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Broadway 101—Theatre and Stage Door Etiquette by Roberto Araujo

Guest host Alex Brightman shares tips to maximize your Broadway experience inside the theatre and when you greet your favorites at the stage door.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Broadway’s Jacob Brent From the Original Cats Questions Cats Movie Star Robert Fairchild About Behind-the-Scenes Magic, the Story’s New Focus, and by Roberto Araujo

The actor who played Mistoffolees on Broadway and the film’s Munkustrap reveal all things Jellicle.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

The Cast of Come From Away Plays a Round of Playbill—The Game Show by Roberto Araujo

Play along with Becky Gulsvig, Caesar Samayoa, and Jim Walton in this episode of the Playbill series.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tony Nominee Harry Connick Jr. Shares What to Expect From A Celebration of Cole Porter by Roberto Araujo

The three-week limited engagement will officially open December 12 at the Nederlander Theatre.

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How the Music of Moulin Rouge! The Musical Came Together by Roberto Araujo

Music supervisor, orchestrator, and arranger Justin Levine breaks down how he fit 71 songs in one musical.

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Monday, December 9, 2019

The Cast of The Play That Goes Wrong Test Their Theatre Knowledge on Playbill—The Game Show by Roberto Araujo

Join Angela Grovey, Maggie Weston, and Max FitzRoy-Stone and play along in this original Playbill series.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Watch Highlights From the North American Tour of Frozen by Roberto Araujo

Caroline Bowman and Caroline Innerbichler star in the Disney musical.

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5 Things to Look for on TV in The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage! by Roberto Araujo

Tony nominees Tina Landau and Ethan Slater share what to spot in the December 7 television event.

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Friday, November 29, 2019

What to Expect From Nickelodeon's The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage! by Roberto Araujo

Star Ethan Slater and director Tina Landau reveal details about the televised adaptation of the musical airing December 7.

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Watch Ariana DeBose, Deborah Cox, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Wish Tina Turner a Happy Birthday by Roberto Araujo

The international star celebrates her 80th birthday November 26.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

WATCH: The Illusionists’ Paul Dabek Answers Our Questions and Shows Us Some Magic in His ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

The Illusionists—Magic of the Holidays plays the Neil Simon Theatre starting November 29.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Watch an Exclusive Performance of Bob Dylan's ‘True Love Tends to Forget’ From Girl From the North Country by Roberto Araujo

The musical begins performances February 7, 2020, at the Belasco Theatre.

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

How Well Does the Cast of Broadway's The Inheritance Know Each Other? by Roberto Araujo

Matthew Lopez’s Olivier Award-winning exploration of gay experience opens on Broadway November 17.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Watch 10 Must-Know Choreographic Moments Emblematic of Broadway Dance by Roberto Araujo

Playbill assembled a cast of dancers to recreate the original choreography of iconic numbers from A Chorus Line, West Side Story, Sweet Charity, and more.

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Watch Highlights From City Center’s Evita by Roberto Araujo

The Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice rock opera stars Solea Pfeiffer and Maia Reficco as Eva Perón.

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Learn 6 Signature Fosse Moves to Celebrate 23 Years of Chicago on Broadway by Roberto Araujo

The Kander and Ebb musical opened November 14, 1996 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek at Antonio Banderas in the Spanish-Language A Chorus Line by Roberto Araujo

Banderas stars as director-choreographer Zach in the inaugural production of the musical in Málaga, Spain.

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Watch a Sneak Peek at Slava's Snowshow at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre by Roberto Araujo

The Olivier Award-winning production began performances November 11.

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Paper Mill Playhouse by Roberto Araujo

Ashley Blanchet stopped by the Playbill studio for an exclusive performance of “In My Own Little Corner.”

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Watch Tina Turner's Emotional Speech at Opening Night of Tina: The Tina Turner Musical by Roberto Araujo

The star joined the cast onstage at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek of City Center's Evita, Beginning November 13 by Roberto Araujo

The new production of the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice rock opera stars Solea Pfeiffer and Maia Reficco as the iconic Eva Perón.

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