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Saturday, September 7, 2019

Can You Name These 7 Shows That Closed Out of Town? by Talaura Harms

Some turkeys fold before they ever even hit the Broadway boards. Can you name these shows that couldn't go on?

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

5 Theatre-Adjacent College Majors for Broadway Fans to Consider by Talaura Harms

You may not be looking to make a career in the theatre, but these majors will speak to your inner theatre fan!

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Change A Letter, Ruin a Musical by Talaura Harms

Guess the new "ruined" titles of shows using the Playbill clues.

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Can You Guess These Musicals From Their Synopses? by Talaura Harms

Test your theatre knowledge by naming these musicals from their one-sentence plot descriptions.

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Sunday, June 23, 2019

Can You Name These Characters From Their Lyrical Monikers? by Talaura Harms

Guess the musical theatre characters from lyrics in which they are given a nickname.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Can You Name These Broadway Before and After Titles? by Talaura Harms

How many of these mashup titles can you guess from plot clues?

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Schools of the Stars: Where the 2019 Tony Award Winners Went to College by Talaura Harms

Where this year's Tony winners for all categories pursued their college studies.

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Can You Solve These Musical Math Problems? by Talaura Harms

Use simple math skills and knowledge of lyrics to solve these equations.

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Tease Your Brain With Broadway Rebuses: Vol 2 by Talaura Harms

How many of these Broadway-themed puzzles can you solve?

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Friday, May 3, 2019

Can You Guess These Musicals With Only 3-Word Plot Synopses? by Talaura Harms

Name the title of the show using one simple sentence clue.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Schools of the Stars: Where the 2019 Tony Nominees Went to College by Talaura Harms

Where this year's Tony nominees for all categories pursued their college studies.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Can You Guess the Show Tune From Only Its ‘Nonsense’ Lyrics? by Talaura Harms

Test your lyrical knowledge with this quiz of gibberish lines from musical theatre songs.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Can You Recall Who Razzle-Dazzled as Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway? by Talaura Harms

Which of these actors have appeared in the current long-running revival?

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

A Practical Primer to the Cast of the Cats Film by Talaura Harms

A one-stop guide to which major star is playing which beloved feline, from Taylor Swift and Idris Elba to Judi Dench and James Corden.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

12 Printable Broadway Valentine’s Day Cards to Help You Pledge Your Love by Talaura Harms

With messages spoofing theatre from Harry Potter to Be More Chill, print and send these love notes to that one singular sensation.

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

12 Broadway Valentines to Woo That One Singular Sensation by Talaura Harms

From Frozen to Wicked to Fiddler on the Roof, these theatre-themed cards are all you need to say “You matter to me.”

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Is a Puzzlement! Tease Your Brain with Broadway Rebuses by Talaura Harms

How many of these Broadway-themed puzzles can you solve?

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Friday, February 10, 2017

#YayCupid: 12 Printable Broadway Valentines by Talaura Harms

From Hamilton to Cats to Sweeney Todd, these theatre-themed cards are all you need when words fail.

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

9 Survival Tips Every BroadwayCon Ticketholder Should Know by Talaura Harms

How to survive BroadwayCon 2017 without really trying.

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Monday, August 29, 2016

My Day Following Barbra Streisand by Talaura Harms

On June 13, I spent a day with a CBS Sunday Morning crew, reporter Anthony Mason and the one and only Ms. Streisand for the interview that aired August 28.

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Veterans Win Awards in All Four Acting in a Play Categories by Talaura Harms

“I’ve never been one to rush into things,” 2016 Tony winner Jayne Houdyshell joked upon winning an award for her work in The Humans.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

An Illustrated Guide to Methods of Murder in Musical Theatre by Talaura Harms

A tour through the madness and mayhem in ten killer musicals.

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Monday, February 15, 2016

A Presidential Pop Quiz! How Many Can You Guess Using Only These Musical Lyrics? by Talaura Harms

Prove you could win Final Jeopardy using only musical theatre as your tutor. Name the president referred to in the lyric and the musical in which the lyric appears. Note: the president does …

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Monday, January 25, 2016

Are You an Egghead? 5 Breaking Stories From BroadwayCon’s Something Rotten! Panel by Talaura Harms

When the leading men of Something Rotten! sat down with Caroline Rhea, audiences were treated to a Broadway version of the dating game. Hear the untold stories of the show's dreamiest me…

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

How to Survive BroadwayCon Without Really Trying: 10 Survival Tips Every Ticketholder Should Know by Talaura Harms

It's only days away! If you're new to large conventions we've put together a fun guide to help get you excited and prepared for the ultimate Broadway weekend.

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Thursday, October 29, 2015

Tour Green-Wood Cemetery: Home to Graves and Ghosts of Theatre Greats by Talaura Harms

Actors, proucers and writers have found their resting place in Brooklyn's Green-Wood Cemetery. Take a tour of the vast landscape and learn how these artists came to rest —&…

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Friday, August 28, 2015

7 Math Problems Only Musical Theatre People Can Solve! How Many Can You Do? by Talaura Harms

As part of Playbill.com's Back to School week (#BwayBacktoSchool), we give you the opportunity to prove once and for all that musical theatre majors can, indeed, do math. (Have you ever …

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Friday, May 29, 2015

Seven Little Prayers for An Act of God On Broadway by Talaura Harms

God is great, God is good. Let us thank Him for coming to Broadway! Here are seven little prayers requests for An Act of God.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

Meet Their Mothers! Five Broadway Daughters Rave About Their Biggest Fan Mom by Talaura Harms

In celebration of Mother's Day, Playbill.com chatted with five Broadway favorites — Nikki M. James, Elisabeth Moss, Ruthie Ann Miles, Laura Benanti and Keala Settle —…

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Saturday, May 2, 2015

Broadway Has Gone to the Dogs! Meet the Pooches Who Have More Broadway Credits Than You by Talaura Harms

Within hours of her new headshot being uploaded to the Playbill Vault, Trixie had gained a spot in the top five most popular "people" pages. But Trixie isn't a person. She'…

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

Stephen King the Musicals! by Talaura Harms

By now we've all heard that "Misery" is being adapted for the Broadway stage. Is it a musical? No. Should it be? Yes. By all means, yes.

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