Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Olivier Nominee Killian Donnelly Begins Performances in Kinky Boots on Broadway by Broadway.com

West End star Killian Donnelly will make his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots from December 6. Donnelly, who earned Olivier—and Grammy!—nominations for originating the role of Charl…

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Watch a Mini Documentary Showing How School of Rock Made the Grade on Broadway by Broadway.com

Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest hit School of Rock officially turns one on December 6 and to celebrate we here at Broadway.com are delighted to be the first to bring you this mini-documenta…

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The Color Purple, Waitress, Bright Star & More Nab Grammy Nominations by Broadway.com

Nominations were announced this morning for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, which will take place on February 12, 2017, hosted by Tony winner James Corden. Four Broadway productions and one W…

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Tickets Now On Sale for Gerard Alessandrini's Spamilton Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

Want to be in the room where it happens (sort of)?! Tickets are now available for Spamilton, the parody of Broadway smash Hamilton, by Forbidden Broadway creator Gerard Alessandrini. The pro…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Kenny Solms by Broadway.com

Comedy writer Kenny Solms stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat with Beth Stevens about his new memoir Bits and more!

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Corey Cott Seizes the Bandstand Papes, Tevye's Got Hairspray Live! Fever & More Hype Hot Shots by Lindsey Sullivan

What's better than Danny Burstein rocking a Tracy Turnblad wig? Literally nothing. Dive into our latest hot shot roundup!

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Composer Dave Malloy to Step in for Josh Groban in Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 for Select Performances by Ryan McPhee

When Josh Groban’s out of The Great Comet next year, you may just catch another star. Broadway.com has confirmed that Dave Malloy, composer of Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 18…

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OMG! It's Time for the 'WTFDTSF' Red Carpet Challenge with Ben Platt & the Stars of Dear Evan Hansen by Broadway.com

OMG! We are ROTFL as we watch Matt Rodin grill the stars of Dear Evan Hansen about Internet acronyms.

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Odds & Ends: Extra Info on The Hamilton Mixtape: Volume 2, Maxwell Caulfield Set for Death Takes a Holiday & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Extra Info on The Hamilton Mixtape: Volume 2 Will we ever be satisfied? Only a few days after the release of The Hamilton M…

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Paula Vogel's Indecent Sets First Preview Date on Broadway by Broadway.com

Pulitzer winner Paula Vogel’s Indecent will begin Broadway previews on April 4. As previously reported, the new play with music is scheduled to officially open on April 18 at the Cort …

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Broadway Grosses: Oh, What a Week for Jersey Boys & Its Musical Cousin A Bronx Tale by Ryan McPhee

Jersey Boys ends its 10 plus-year stint on Broadway on January 15, 2017, but for now, they're hanging on to what they've got. The Tony-winning jukebox musical leapt to seven figures …

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Tracks from The Hamilton Mixtape by Lindsey Sullivan

The weekend may be over, but The Hamilton Mixtape is sure to keep those party vibes going! Lin-Manuel Miranda's highly anticipated follow-up album dropped on December 2, and fans were ea…

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Philippa Stefani on Meeting Lin-Manuel Miranda, Keeping in Touch with Cynthia Erivo and Playing Mimi in London's Rent by Matt Wolf

Philippa Stefani has a wide-ranging list of musical credits that include Imagine This, Wicked, GhostI Can't Sing! and In the Heights,  and now the performer is taking on the role of…

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Tony Winner Karen Ziemba & More Tapped for John Kander's Kid Victory Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

Tony winner Karen Ziemba and more have been enlisted for the New York premiere of Kid Victory off-Broadway. Directed by Liesl Tommy and featuring a book and lyrics by Greg Pierce, music by J…

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Lynn Nottage’s Sweat Will Transfer to Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Lynn Nottage’s Sweat, which is currently making its New York premiere off-Broadway at the Public Theater, is heading to the Great White Way. Directed by Kate Whoriskey, the production …

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Celebrating the Stage & Screen! David Rockwell & Annette Bening Honored at New York Stage & Film Gala by Broadway.com

This year's New York Stage and Film Gala honored Tony-winning designer David Rockwell and four-time Academt Award nominee Annette Bening. See the glitzy pics from the Plaza Hotel!

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#BuzzNow: Broadway Gives Dear Evan Hansen a Great Big Thumbs Up by Broadway.com

Dear Evan Hansen, the new musical from Tony nominee Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and starring Pitch Perfect's Ben Platt, opens on Broadway.

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Alice Drummond, Tony-Nominated Stage & Screen Actress, Dies at 88 by Broadway.com

Alice Drummond, a stage and screen character actress who received a Tony nomination in 1970, has died at the age of 88. Her death, caused by complications from a fall earlier this year, was …

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Josh Groban Sets Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 Departure Date by Broadway.com

Good news, Broadway, Josh Groban is in it for the long haul! After receiving much acclaim for his Main Stem debut in Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, the Grammy nominee has annou…

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Carson Elrod & More Set for David Ives' The Liar Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

The cast is now set for Classic Stage Company’s production of David Ives’ The Liar. The comedy, adapted from Pierre Corneille’s Le Menteur, will begin performances off-Broa…

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Trending! See the Glitzy Guests Who Waved Back at Dear Evan Hansen on Opening Night by Broadway.com

You will be found! Dear Evan Hansen opened at the Music Box Theatre on December 4. Check out the glamorous guests who attended the Broadway opening.

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The Band's Visit, Starring John Cariani & Tony Shalhoub, Extends Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

You'll be able to see Tony nominees John Cariani and Tony Shalhoub in the world premiere of new musical The Band’s Visit just that little bit longer. Following an Egyptian Police …

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Pre-Broadway Dates Set for Frozen in Denver by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Ready to let it go, Denver? We now have the dates for the Colorado world premiere of the Broadway-bound Frozen. Disney Theatricals' out-of-town tryout will take place from August 17, 201…

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Hello, Dolly! Star Bette Midler on the Revival's Eager Fans: 'I Hope I Do Them Proud' by Lindsey Sullivan

Put on your Sunday clothes (and coats)! According to Bette Midler, Hello, Dolly! rehearsals start in January 2017, which means eager fans are that much closer to seeing the stage and screen …

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Far More Than One Short Day! Wicked Becomes the Ninth Longest-Running Show on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Oh what a celebration we'll have today! Broadway's soaring hit Wicked is officially the ninth longest-running show on the Great White Green Way. This marks 5,462 performances at the …

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Words Fail, So Here’s a Sketch! Happy Opening to Dear Evan Hansen. Sincerely, Us by Ryan McPhee

Tap, tap, tap on this! The Ben Platt-led Dear Evan Hansen, featuring a score by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and a book by Steven Levenson, opens officially at Broadway’s Music Box Theat…

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Friday, December 2, 2016

Spotlight On: Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Broadway.com

How Tony winners Janet McTeer and Liev Schreiber indulge in sex, intrigue and betrayal in Broadway's Les Liaisons Dangereuses.

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Red Carpet Challenge! The Stars of A Bronx Tale Play 'Where'd You Come From?' by Broadway.com

Yo! Matt Rodin asks the stars (and guests) of A Bronx Tale to guess which NYC borough celebs are from. Test your New York cred along with them!

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Spotlight On: Falsettos by Broadway.com

All about the Broadway revival of the beloved musical Falsettos.

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#BuzzNow: Stunning Looks and a Standing O at A Bronx Tale's Broadway Bow by Broadway.com

Chazz Palmenteri's musical adaptation of his self-penned show opened on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre on December 1.

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Take a Look Around! See the Cast of Ride the Cyclone's Opening Night Curtain Call by Lindsey Sullivan

Step right up! Ride the Cyclone opened at the Lucille Lortel Theatre on December 1. The Rachel Rockwell-helmed production has already been extended and follows a high school choir eager to b…

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