Friday, July 22, 2016

Leslie Odom Jr. & Josh Groban Share the Stage, Heather Headley Jumps for Joy & Other Hot Shots That'll Make You Happy by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy Friday! From School of Rock duo Alex Brightman and Sierra Boggess to best bros Leslie Odom Jr. and Josh Groban, check out our latest hot shots for your weekend BFF-pic or family photo …

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Jonathan Groff Forgot About the Boy, Laura Benanti Doesn’t Need a Speechwriter & More Lessons of the Week by Ryan McPhee

Happy Friday, and happy Kristin Chenoweth’s birthday weekend! Whether you’re celebrating by giving your green friend a makeover, shouting that you’re a vice principal or si…

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Oslo's Jefferson Mays & Jennifer Ehle on Who Would Make a Better Spy and What They'll Be Doing in Their 80s by Kathy Henderson

The new play Oslo tells the unlikely story of how a Norwegian sociologist and his wife, a foreign minister in the title city, managed to broker the historic 1993 peace agreement between Isra…

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Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda Returns to Hamilton, Fox's Rocky Horror Sets the Date & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed from today. Lin-Manuel Miranda Returns to Hamilton for Drunk History What comes next for Drunk History? Hamilton’s Lin-Manue…

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American Muggles Rejoice! Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Eyeing Broadway Bow by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Hogwarts Express could be heading to Broadway! Harry Potter and the Cursed Child 's producers are apparently in negotiations for a Shubert Theatre, potentially for next season. The N…

Linked From at 11:04AM Culturalist Challenge! Rank Your Top 10 Kristin Chenoweth Roles by Lindsey Sullivan

The staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we’re challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic t…

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The Doctor Is In! Waitress' Drew Gehling Shows Off His Custom Towels, Coasters & More by

Waitress' Drew Gehling invites us into his dressing room to show off his delish opening night gift from co-star Jessie Mueller and more!

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Bye Bye Baby: Motown the Musical's Second Life on Broadway to End Early by

Cue lonely teardrops. The Broadway return of Motown the Musical will end its limited engagement early. The jukebox musical will play its final performance at the Nederlander Theatre on July …

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Les Miserables' Chris McCarrell drops by HQ to chat with Paul Wontorek.

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Put Those Paws Up! Here's a First Look at the Broadway Revival of Cats by Lindsey Sullivan

Cats has returned to the Great White Way! The meowsical nabbed a lucky seven Tony Awards in 1983, and we could not be more excited for Andrew Lloyd Webber and T.S. Eliot's tuner to live …

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Thank Goodness! Stephen Schwartz Reveals Wicked Movie Details by

Rejoicify! After years of speculation, we finally have some more official details about the Wicked movie. Stephen Schwartz revealed at San Diego Comic-Con that the Universal Pictures project…

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Odds & Ends: Barbra Streisand's Concert Tour Will Have Starry Guests, Les Miz Set for the Small Screen & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed from today. Babs May Pull a Taylor Swift on Tour We know you're already excited for Barbra Streisand's upcoming Encore: Mo…

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Motown's Allison Semmes on Belting Whitney Houston, Lacking Diva Vibes & Making Friends with the World by Lindsey Sullivan

Age: "I'm legal!" Hometown: Chicago, IL Current Role: Semmes takes on the role of Motown's Supreme diva Diana Ross and shows her sensational rise and romance with mu…

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Dates & Creative Team Set for Nicky Silver's This Day Forward Off-Broadway by

Dates are now set for the world premiere of Nicky Silver’s This Day Forward. The off-Broadway production will begin performances on November 3 at the Vineyard Theatre; opening night is…

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London Curious Incident Star Joseph Ayre on Meeting Alex Sharp, Playing a Teen & Beating His Alternate by Matt Wolf

Joseph Ayre only recently graduated from drama school and has already landed the leading role of Christopher, the mathematically gifted, socially challenged 15-year-old at the bruising heart…

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Tickets Now Available for Food Network Favorite Alton Brown's Eat Your Science Variety Show by

Tickets are now on sale to catch culinary guru Alton Brown on Broadway. The TV personality will bring his variety show, Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science to the Barrymore Theatre for eight …

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Chad Kimball, Jenn Colella & More to Appear in Come From Away on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We now have casting for the much-buzzed about Broadway-bound Come From Away. Great White Way favorites Chad Kimball, Jenn Colella and more will continue in their roles in the new musical whe…

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Josh Radnor & More Set for Richard Greenberg's The Babylon Line Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Broadway alum and How I Met Your Mother star Josh Radnor will headline Richard Greenberg’s The Babylon Line off-Broadway. The Lincoln Center Theater production will begin performances …

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Vinyl & Pitch Perfect 2's Birgitte Hjort Sorensen to Make Broadway Debut in Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Birgitte Hjort Sørensen has signed on to be seduced by Liev Schreiber! The Danish actress will make her Broadway debut as Madame de Tourvel alongside Tony winners Janet McTeer and Sch…

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Tony Winner Chuck Cooper Completes Cast of Broadway Revival of The Cherry Orchard, Starring Diane Lane by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Tony winner Chuck Cooper will complete the starry cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard. Directed by Simon Godwin and headlined by Diane Lane, the new a…

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 #LiveatFive with Tyler Lea of Curious Incident by

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time star Tyler Lea chats with Imogen Lloyd Webber.

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Tony Winner Daveed Diggs Lands Big Role in Third Season of ABC's Black-ish by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Daveed Diggs certainly isn’t throwing away his shot! The Tony winner, who recently departed gargantuan Broadway hit Hamilton, has been tapped for the third season of ABC’s Black-…

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Odds & Ends: Darren Criss Set for Orlando Concert, Tony Danza Tapped for Rabbit & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed from today. Darren Criss Set for Orlando Concert Darren Criss, Lilla Crawford, Wilson Cruz and Priscilla Lopez have boarded the li…

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Watch Tony Winner Laura Benanti Serve Up Glossy Pouts & Plagiarism Parody as Melania Trump by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of her vanilla ice cream-sweet run in She Loves Me, Laura Benanti is rocking the late night circuit. Back in March, the Tony winner showed off her uncanny Melania Trump impersonati…

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 #LiveatFive with Sarah Steele of The Humans by

The Humans' Sarah Steele drops by HQ to chat with Imogen Lloyd Webber.

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The Tradition Ends: Fiddler on the Roof, Starring Danny Burstein, Sets Broadway Closing Date by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Tevye's Broadway dream is over. After receiving three 2016 Tony nods but no wins, the fifth Great White Way revival of Fiddler on the Roof, starring Danny Burstein, is set to shutter on …

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Odds & Ends: Ingrid Michaelson to Pen a Musical, Celeste Oliva Heads to Shear Madness & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed from today. Ingrid Michaelson to Pen a Musical Waitress creator Sara Bareilles may have started a trend! Singer-songwriter Ingrid …

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Jenna Ushkowitz to Temporarily Replace Kimiko Glenn in Sara Bareilles' Waitress on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Glee’s Jenna Ushkowitz will take over the role of Dawn from July 29 while Kimiko Glenn takes a leave of absence from Waitress. Headlined by Tony winner Jessie Mueller, the Diane Paulus…

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What's New, Pussycat? Backstage at Cats with Tyler Hanes, Episode 6: Dress Rehearsal by

In this week's episode, Tyler Hanes gives us an intimate look at the sitzprobe, dress rehearsal and beginning of performances of Cats.

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Phones On, Stars Out! Take a Look at the Off-Broadway Opening of Privacy, Starring Daniel Radcliffe by Lindsey Sullivan

Privacy, starring Daniel Radcliffe, opened at the Public Theater on July 18. Take a look at our gallery to see the stars who stepped out (and kept their cell phones on!).

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Double Trouble! Japan's Takarazuka Chicago Company Meets Jaime Camil & the Broadway Cast by Lindsey Sullivan

Whoopee! The cast of the Tony-winning revival Chicago recently welcomed some international visitors to the New York theater scene. Takarazuka Chicago will play the Lincoln Center Festival fr…

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