Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Tickets Are Now On Sale for Musical Comedy Curvy Widow, Starring Nancy Opel by

Tickets are now on sale for Curvy Widow, a new musical comedy beginning performances on July 20 at off-Broadway's Westside Theatre. Directed by Peter Flynn and featuring a book by B…

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Mercedes Ruehl Will Join Michael Urie in Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony and Academy Award winner Mercedes Ruehl will star as Mrs. Beckoff in the upcoming off-Broadway revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song. As previously announced, the production…

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Testosterone-Filled A Clockwork Orange Stage Adaptation to Make Off-Broadway Debut by Andy Lefkowitz

Director Alexandra Spencer-Jones’s electrifying London stage adaptation of the 1962 book and 1971 film A Clockwork Orange will make its New York premiere at off-Broadway's New Worl…

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Meghan Kennedy's Napoli, Brooklyn Opens Off-Broadway at Roundabout by

Meghan Kennedy's new play Napoli, Brooklyn officially opened off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre on June 27. Directed by Gordon Edelstein, the limited engagement will run through Sept…

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New Music Video of The Hamilton Mixtape's "Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)" Makes the Song More Timely Than Ever by

2016 was capped with the release of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton Mixtape album. Among the compilation's more stirring tracks was K'naan's "Immigrants (We Get the Job Do…

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Tickets Are Now On Sale for Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville by

Tickets are now on sale for Escape to Margaritaville, the new musical featuring the songs of Jimmy Buffett, beginning previews at Broadway's Marquis Theatre on February 16, 2018 and open…

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Full Casting Announced for London Return of Olivier Award-Winning Jesus Christ Superstar by Andy Lefkowitz

Maimuna Memon will take on the role of Mary Magdalene in Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre's upcoming return mounting of the 2016 Olivier Award-winning Jesus Christ Superstar, ru…

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OMG! See Sutton Foster & the Cast of Younger Hit the Red Carpet for the Season Four Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

It's so good to have Sutton Foster back in our homes! TV Land's Younger returned to the small screen on June 28, and the two-time Tony winner and the cast glammed up for a swanky red…

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Tickets Are Now On Sale for Musical Comedy The Curvy Widow, Starring Nancy Opel by

Tickets are now on sale for The Curvy Widow, a new musical comedy beginning performances on July 20 at off-Broadway's Westside Theatre. Directed by Peter Flynn and featuring a book …

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Watch Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron & More in the Fantastical Full Trailer for The Greatest Showman by Lindsey Sullivan

Ready? It's showtime! The trailer for Hugh Jackman's eagerly anticipated movie musical The Greatest Showman has arrived. Following yesterday's trailer teasers, the peek inside th…

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 #LiveatFive with Emma Pfaeffle of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by

Emma Pfaeffle stops by HQ to chat about Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Perform Hamilton Tunes for a Great Cause by Lindsey Sullivan

It’s this summer’s ice bucket challenge, and it’s leaving participants a lot less chilly! Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda is encouraging fans of the revolutionary hi…

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Odds & Ends: Laura Osnes Joins PBS' A Capitol Fourth, Watch Norm Lewis & Carolee Carmello Slay Sweeney Todd Song & More by

Laura Osnes Joins Lineup for PBS' A Capitol Fourth Independence Day is getting more Broadway than ever this year! Bandstand leading lady Laura Osnes is now set to perform on the PBS fire…

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New Musical Comedy Baghdaddy Will Play Its Final Performance Off-Broadway by

Marshall Pailet and A.D. Penedo's musical comedy Baghdaddy is set to play its final performance at St. Luke's Theatre on July 2. The new work based on a screenplay by J.T. Allen bega…

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Get Schooled! Meet 2017 Jimmy Award Winners Sofia Deler & Tony Moreno by Lindsey Sullivan

They belt their faces off, make weekend plans with friends and hand in their homework? Talk about triple threats! The Jimmy Awards celebrates the talent and love for the theat…

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Teavee Time: Backstage at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with Mike Wartella, Episode 1: Hey There! by

In this first episode, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory standout Mike Wartella shows us some secrets fans may miss on the outside of the fantastical theater, a dressing room dance party (co…

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Hugh Jackman & the Cast of The Greatest Showman Tease Trailer; What We Know So Far by Lindsey Sullivan

Look out, 'cause here they come! Broadway beltress Keala Settle saaangs these words in just one of many colorful, fantastical teasers for forthcoming The Greatest Showman film trailer. S…

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Acclaimed Musical Come From Away Wins Big at Toronto's Dora Awards by

The acclaimed musical Come From Away took home top honors at Toronto's Dora Awards on June 26. The show won accolades for Outstanding Production—Musical Theatre Division, Outstandi…

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Fulfillment Center, Starring Deirdre O'Connell & Frederick Weller, Extends Off-Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

Abe Koogler's drama Fulfillment Center has extended its run at New York City Center—Stage II through July 16. The new work directed by Daniel Aukin began previews on June 6 an…

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Monday, June 26, 2017 #LiveatFive with Q. Smith of Come From Away by

Q. Smith stops by HQ to chat about Come From Away and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Odds & Ends: Mandy Gonzalez to Bring Her Fierce Vocals to Cafe Carlyle, M. Butterfly Revival Releases Teaser Trailer & More by

Mandy Gonzalez & Duncan Sheik to Make Café Carlyle Debuts Hamilton star Mandy Gonzalez and Tony-winning composer Duncan Sheik will debut shows at Café Carlyle this fall. Sh…

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Broadway Pride Anthems by Lindsey Sullivan

Yasssss! We're still shaking the glitter out of our hair after Pride weekend, dreamcasting our fave LGBTQ-centric films as musicals and saaanging through our favorite Broadway pride anth…

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Broadway Grosses: Audiences Pack the Cort Theatre as Indecent Sees Box Office Surge by

Not long after winning a pair of 2017 Tony Awards, audiences were disappointed to hear that Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman's beautiful collaboration Indecent would close on June 2…

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Gavin Creel, Lindsay Mendez & More Set for Broadway Stands Up for Freedom Concert by

Hello, Dolly! Tony winner Gavin Creel, Significant Other Audience Choice Award winner Lindsay Mendez and more stars will take part in the American Civil Liberties Union's an…

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Laura Osnes, Corey Cott & the Cast of Bandstand Bring the Swing at Barnes & Noble by Lindsey Sullivan

Barnes & Noble stacks browsers were in for a treat on June 23. Laura Osnes, Corey Cott and the cast of Broadway's Bandstand celebrated the release of their cast recording with a perf…

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See Glenn Close Take Her Final Curtain Call in Sunset Boulevard by Lindsey Sullivan

Glenn Close's reprisal of her Tony-winning performance as Norma Desmond in the most recent revival of Sunset Boulevard gave Broadway lovers new ways to dream. The powerhouse performer to…

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Sweeps & Swag! Win VIP Tickets to Escape to Margaritaville's Broadway Premiere & More by

Get ready to raise a glass! As previously reported, the Jimmy Buffett musical Escape to Margaritaville is set to play Broadway's Marquis Theatre beginning on February 16, 2018, and we…

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's Michael Wartella Is's Next Vlogger by

Time to indulge in two addictive pastimes—television and chocolate—with Broadway's very own Mike Teavee, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory standout Michael Wartella! The…

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Boys, Brokeback, Burning & More! Five LGBTQ Stories That Should Make the Leap from Hollywood to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

From La Cage aux Folles to Rent to Fun Home, Broadway has always been a place for game-changing works that celebrate love in all of its forms. Nevertheless, the Great White Way could al…

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The Show: Opening Night of 1984 by

Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde and more on opening night of Broadway's chilling 1984.

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Bottoms Up: Backstage at the Something Rotten! Tour with Rob McClure, Episode 17: Happy Endings by

Schlitterbahn! Frito pie! NASA! Zero gravity rides! Rob McClure and the gang go all out in the grand finale of Bottoms Up, including Rob's birthday bash, a must-see music video and a hea…

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