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Monday, February 5, 2018

Ben Platt to star in Ryan Murphy musical for Netflix by Variety

Barbra Streisand and Gwyneth Paltrow are also in talks to join the cast.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Kristin Chenoweth to star in ‘Death Becomes Her’ musical by Variety

She has signed for the role played by Meryl Streep in film.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Broadway’s ‘Come From Away’ being made into feature film by Variety

The show was a sleeper hit, propelled by strong reviews and seven Tony nods.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Ben Platt’s ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ replacements announced by Variety

Platt is waving goodbye to “Dear Evan Hansen” (presumably through a window).

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John Leguizamo’s ‘Latin History for Morons’ headed to Broadway by Variety

After playing Off Broadway earlier this year, the one-man show has lined up a limited Broadway run that begins previews Oct. 19 ahead of a Nov. 15 opening.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Cast named for Broadway’s ‘Harry Potter’ show by Variety

Seven members of the West End company of the play will open the Broadway production next April.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Uma Thurman to star in Broadway play from ‘House of Cards’ creator by Variety

She'll star in “The Parisian Woman,” a play set in DC in the wake of the 2016 presidential election.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Jimmy Buffett’s ‘Margaritaville’ musical heading to Broadway by Variety

“Escape to Margaritaville” will begin previews Feb. 16, 2018 ahead of a March 15, 2018 opening.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Brendon Urie sends ‘Kinky Boots’ box office soaring by Variety

Urie began his 10-week run in “Kinky Boots” Friday.

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Thursday, February 27, 2014

"Odd Thomas" another subpar Dean Koontz adaptation by Variety

Fantasy-comedy-thriller. 93 minutes.This slick, watchable contraption represents yet another less-than-optimal Dean Koontz adaptation.

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