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Monday, October 22, 2018

Broadway on TV: Cynthia Erivo?and Whoopi Goldberg for Week of October 22, 2018 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of October 22, 2018

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Kristin Chenoweth to Join The Tabernacle Choir for Annual Christmas Concerts by TV News Desk

Emmy and Tony Award winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth will be the featured guest artist and narratorat this year's Christmas concert by The Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple S…

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HEAD OVER HEELS to Perform at Broadway at W Times Square by TV News Desk

Cast and creative team members from the Broadway musical Head Over Heels will make their Broadway at W New York debut on Sunday, October 21st at 730 pm. Jelani Remy will host the evening.

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Billy Porter Cast Tiffany Haddish's LIMITED PARTNERS by TV News Desk

Billy Porter has been cast in the film 'Limited Partners' starring Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne, according to Variety.

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

The West End's FUNNY GIRL, THE KING AND I to Screen in Cinemas Worldwide by TV News Desk

Trafalgar Releasing brings a trio of hit West End productions to cinemas around the world. Funny Girl - The Musical October 24 features a host of iconic and timeless musical numbers includin…

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VIDEO: Bette Midler Joins Freeform's HOCUS POCUS 25TH ANNIVERSARY HALLOWEEN BASH by TV News Desk

Freeform announced today that Bette Midler will join Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker for the network's Hocus Pocus 25th Anniversary Halloween Bash, an all-star party in honor of the cu…

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Anthony Rapp Says He Would Speak with Kevin Spacey About Abuse by TV News Desk

Anthony Rapp came forward with his story of being sexually assaulted a year ago. Rapp alleged that in 1986 Kevin Spacey, then 26, made unwanted sexual advances toward him when he was 14 year…

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Amazon to Develop TWELFTH NIGHT Musical Series from SPRING AWAKENING Team by TV News Desk

Amazon is developing a 'Twelfth Night' inspired musical series, one that swaps the play's central storyline of mistaken identity for gender fluidity, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

EIGHTH GRADE's Elsie Fisher to Star the Musical Film THE SHAGGS by TV News Desk

Elsie Fisher, who recently starred in Bo Burnham's 'Eighth Grade,' will star in 'The Shaggs,' according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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VIDEO: Watch Rachel Bloom Address Rape Culture in New Short by TV News Desk

'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom directed three short, funny, and educational videos for Planned Parenthood's 'Let's Talk About Sex Month' with Refinery29.

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

U.S. Musical Adaptation of TRAIN MAN in the Works with Adam Shankman to Direct by TV News Desk

It was announced today at Mipcom that amusical adaptation of 'Train Man' is in the works in the U.S., according to Deadline. The hit Japanese series will be made into a musical for American …

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Michael Park and Ashley Park Join Laura Linney in ARMISTEAD MAUPIN'S TALES OF THE CITY by TV News Desk

Netflix has announced the additionalcast of'Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City,' which starsLaura Linney, Olympia Dukakis, Ellen Page and Barbara Garrick. Broadway stars Ashley Park and Mi…

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Dick Van Dyke and Angela Lansbury Star in BUTTONS: A NEW MUSICAL FILM by TV News Desk

From creatordirector Tim Janis comes Buttons A New Musical Film. This heartwarming, family-friendly feature takes audiences on a journey to discover that sometimes believing can be the great…

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Ariana Grande Shares Her A VERY WICKED HALLOWEEN Song by TV News Desk

Ariana Grande took to Twitter to share that she will be singing 'The Wizard and I' during the NBC event, 'A VeryWickedHalloween Celebrating 15 Years on Broadway.'

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Great Performances and VOCES to Present JOHN LEGUIZAMO'S ROAD TO BROADWAY by TV News Desk

John Leguizamo's Road to Broadway follows the always provocative Leguizamo as he prepares for his most challenging theatrical quest yet - cramming 3,000 years of Latino history into 90 minut…

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Joshua Henry to Receive Distinguished Alumni Award at 'Broadway at Frost' by TV News Desk

Joshua Henry, a three time Tony award nominee, most recently in 2018 for his role inCarousel, will receive the Frost Distinguished Alumnus Award at the October 15th Frost Music Live concert …

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TRANSPARENT to End Final Season With Musical Episode by TV News Desk

The Amazon series 'Transparent' will end with a musical episode, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The fifth season of the series will be it's last, and the final episode will be a musica…

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PUFFS to Premiere on BroadwayHD by TV News Desk

When PUFFS premieres on BroadwayHD on October 18th it will mark the first time in theatrical history a show will be available to stream online while simultaneously running in New York. This …

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Broadway on TV: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Benanti & More for Week of October 15, 2018 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of October 15, 2018

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Atenci?n! Wanna Be in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film? Lin-Manuel Miranda Launches Digital Casting Call by TV News Desk

Are you destined to be in the In the Heights movie. No Me Diga This could be your lucky day.Warner Bros. has just put out a casting callfor digital submissions for the upcoming film, which b…

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Kristin Chenoweth, Bernadette Peters, Jennifer Hudson & More Will Celebrate the Legacy of Craig Zadan at ETF Gala by TV News Desk

The life of late legendary producerCraig Zadanwill be celebrated by theEducational Theatre Foundation ETF- the organization dedicated to supporting theatre arts in schools and nurturing stud…

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Renee Elise Goldsberry Will Discuss COMPANY Parody at DOC NYC by TV News Desk

DOC NYC, America's largest documentary festival, announced the full lineup for its ninth edition, running November 8-15 at the IFC Center in Greenwich Village and Chelsea's SVA Theatre and C…

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George Takei's ALLEGIANCE to Return to Cinemas This Fall by TV News Desk

In its annual return to screens around the anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day, Fathom Events is bringing George Takei's Star Trek, Heroes moving Broadway musical Allegiance, also starring Tony …

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Brian Tyree Henry Joins Millie Bobby Brown in GODZILLA VS. KONG by TV News Desk

Brian Tyree Henry joinsMillie Bobby Brown as co-star of Legendary's 'Godzilla vs. Kong,' according to Variety.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Will Smith Shares Poster from Upcoming Live-Action ALADDIN Film by TV News Desk

Will Smith took to Instagram today to share the poster from the upcoming live-action adaptation of 'Aladdin.' Smith stars as Genie in the film, and in his caption he proclaims 'LEMME OUT'The…

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Lights Up! Anthony Ramos to Star in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film by TV News Desk

Anthony Ramos has been tapped to star in the film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit 2005 Broadway musical, In the Heights, according to Variety.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Bebe Neuwirth to Host and Tyne Daly, Katharine McPhee and Leslie Odom Jr to Present at Princess Grace Awards Gala by TV News Desk

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA PGF-USA is proud to announce that award-winning actor, director, producer, and philanthropist Tim Daly will accept the distinguished Prince Rainier III Awar…

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PIPELINE to Make Streaming Debut on BroadwayHD by TV News Desk

Today, BroadwayHD makes the world streaming debut of PIPELINE, a play depicting a mother's hopes for her son and their clash with an educational system rigged against him. The powerful work …

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Jasmine Cephas Jones to Guest Star on Season Two of MIDNIGHT, TEXAS by TV News Desk

Hamilton's Jasmine Cephas Jones has been cast as a guest star on the second season on Midnight, Texas on NBC.

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Broadway on TV: Taye Diggs, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul & More for Week of October 8, 2018 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of October 8, 2018

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Skylar Astin, Anna Camp, Josh Gad to Appear on MICKEY'S 90TH SPECTACULAR by TV News Desk

ABC announced today more stars of music, film and television who will join the celebration of Mickey Mouse on Mickey's 90th Spectacular, airing SUNDAY, NOV. 4 800-1001 p.m. EST, on The ABC T…

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