Tuesday, April 26, 2016

This College Student's Grad Pictures Show Her Literally Drowning In Debt - BuzzFeed News by Stephanie McNeal

Maigan Kennedy is a theater major about to graduate from Meredith College in North Carolina.

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Sunday, March 13, 2016

Broadway's Biggest Hitmaker Can't Predict A Show's Success

Alex Brightman and the cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock. Matthew Murphy Andrew Lloyd Webber’s name has become so synonymous with hitmaking that researchers at Ca…

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Here's What A Live TV Production Of "Grease 2" Should Look Like

Well, I’m looking for a dream on a mean machine, with hell in his eyes. Fox hasn't announced any plans to follow up Grease: Live with a live TV production …

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What "Grease: Live" Got Right And What It Got Wrong

How did the latest live TV musical stack up against its predecessors? Fox's Grease: Live was easily the most ambitious live TV musical we've seen. The effort…

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Megan Hilty Isn't Playing Dumb In "Noises Off"

Megan Hilty as Brooke, with co-stars David Furr and Jeremy Shamos, in Noises Off. Joan Marcus The superficial similarities between the character of Brooke in the current Broadway revi…

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The 8 Best Things I Saw At The First-Ever Broadway Fan Convention

BroadwayCon is Comic Con for Broadway lovers. It was basically musical theater nerd heaven in the middle of this past weekend’s blizzard in New York. The cosplay. …

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Thursday, January 14, 2016

Here Are The 2016 Academy Award Nominations

The Revenant leads with 12 nominations and Mad Max: Fury Road follows close behind with 10. Best Picture The Big Short Bridge of Spies Brooklyn Mad Max: Fury Road The…

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Here's Your First Listen Of "Out There" From The "Hunchback Of Notre Dame" Musical

BuzzFeed has the exclusive first track from the cast recording of the musical based on the 1996 Disney film and Victor Hugo’s classic novel. Jerry Dalia …

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

The David Bowie Musical Is The Perfect Tribute To His Enduring Legacy

Michael C. Hall as Thomas Newton in New York Theatre Workshop's Lazarus. Jan Versweyveld It’s hard not to get chills approaching the New York Theatre Workshop, where Lazarus…

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

18 Plays And Musicals I Loved In 2015

Yes, Hamilton was everything — but there was so much more. Within is the best theater I saw this year, presented in alphabetical order. The Bridges of Madison County …

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Friday, December 4, 2015

"The Wiz Live!" Has Made Hate-Watching Obsolete

From left: Elijah Kelley as Scarecrow, Ne-Yo as Tin-Man, David Alan Grier as Lion, Shanice Williams as Dorothy in The Wiz Live! Virginia Sherwood / NBC Those who sat down to watch…

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Saturday, November 14, 2015

How To Be A Broadway Diva, Or At Least How To Fake It

Lesli Margherita singing "Wall Street" in Dames at Sea. Jeremy Daniel Lesli Margherita is used to being told to tone it down. After all, the Broadway actor, now starring as diva Mona …

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Monday, November 2, 2015
Saturday, August 22, 2015

How "Spring Awakening" Is Embracing The Deaf Community

Deaf West’s production of Spring Awakening casts deaf and hearing actors in a fully accessible and even more emotionally resonant version of the hit show. Dani…

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21 Broadway Songs About Dads That Will Make You Cry

In honor of Father’s Day, belt these showtunes and pass the tissues. "Soliloquy" (Carousel) "My boy, Bill! He'll be tall And tough as a tree, will B…

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19 Queer Broadway Love Songs That Will Make You Feel Things

Because “love wins” is more than just the tagline to Rocky the Musical. "Changing My Major" (Fun Home) "I’ve never lost control due to overwhelm…

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Meet The Next Big Thing In Theater

Joshua Harmon’s hit plays Significant Other and Bad Jews are deeply relatable — even when the characters are difficult to like. Lindsay Mendez and Gideon Gli…

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59 Broadway Songs That Will Devastate You

There’s a pain goes on and on. NOTE: To avoid oversaturating this list with too many songs from the same shows, I limited my choices to one song per musical. The songs are p…

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24 Broadway And Off-Broadway Shows To See This Fall by Louis Peitzman

The Deaf West production of Spring Awakening, Jennifer Hudson’s Broadway debut, and so much more.

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Sunday, August 2, 2015

59 Broadway Songs That Will Devastate You by Louis Peitzman

There’s a pain goes on and on.

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Monday, May 18, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015

8 Disney Movies That Should Be Turned Into West End Musicals by Shaun Nolan

London’s seen the likes of The Lion King since the late Nineties, Mary Poppins saw Beauty and the Beast before that - Broadway has even seen musical adaptations of The Little Mermaid, Tarz…

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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Top 24 Shows That Need A West End Return, As Voted For By Twitter by Theatrelover

However whilst some of these shows had multiple mentions there was a very clear winner what was it you ask?

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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Why Stephen Sondheim Is A Genius, According To The Broadway Stars Who Love Him by Louis Peitzman

To celebrate the 85th birthday of the iconic composer, BuzzFeed News asked Barbra Streisand, Patti LuPone, Liza Minnelli, and other theater legends to reflect on Sondheim’s legacy.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

21 Broadway/Off-Broadway Dogs Luckier Than I Am by Nic Dris

These dogs have scored further with these men than most of us will. #factsoflife

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Friday, February 13, 2015

22 Secrets Musical Theatre Actors Will Never Tell You by Natalie Blenford

No, I can’t go for a drink. I’ve got a temp job to get to in the morning.

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Tuesday, December 30, 2014

The 21 Best Daniel Radcliffe Moments Of 2014 by Arielle Calderon

WHAT AN A+ HUMAN, YOU GUYS.

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Saturday, August 9, 2014

There's Going To Be A Production Of "Hamlet" Performed Entirely By Pugs by James Grebey

It’s called Pug-let. Kickstarter is a strange, beautiful thing.

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Sunday, August 3, 2014

36 Tweets That Prove Laura Benanti Is A Comic Genius by Matt Ortile

More like, “LOLa Benanti.”

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Sunday, June 8, 2014

Tony Nominee Kelli O'Hara Refuses To Burn "Bridges" by Louis Peitzman

Kelli O’Hara is no longer singing the stunning “Almost Real” eight times a week now that The Bridges of Madison County has closed, but that doesn’t mean she’s moved on.

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Friday, May 2, 2014

9 Photos That Prove James Franco Needs An Instagram Intervention by Whitney Jefferson

Look, James. We gotta talk. Maybe it’s just time to spend a little quality time *away* from your iPhone…

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