Monday, April 12, 2021

Joseph Siravo, ‘Sopranos’ and ‘Jersey Boys’ actor, dead at 66 by Ben Cost

He also was a critically acclaimed veteran of the New York stage.

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

A few shows are back in NYC — and they’re hot by Johnny Oleksinski

They're back to giving 'em the old razzle dazzle — with a few COVID updates.

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Why Oscar-nominated singer Celeste is a voice you should know by Chuck Arnold

British chanteuse Celeste started off the year on a high note by releasing her critically acclaimed debut album, “Not Your Muse,” in January. Now the jazzy R&B singer is ready for he…

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

These Broadway shows are selling tickets for September return by Johnny Oleksinski

Two Broadway musicals are currently on sale beginning with their Tuesday, Sept. 7 performances, although neither has formally announced a return yet.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

‘Game of Thrones’ prequel play in the works for Broadway by Lauren Sarner

Winter is coming ... to Broadway.

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‘Diana’ musical sets Broadway opening date, after Netflix debut by Johnny Oleksinski

"Diana: The Musical," about the late Princess of Wales, will resume performances at the Longacre Theatre this year.

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Jessica Walter’s best ‘Arrested Development’ moments as Lucille Bluth by Nadine Deninno

The world lost a legend when actress Jessica Walter died Wednesday, but "Arrested Development" fans are mourning the loss of meme queen Lucille Bluth.

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Friday, March 12, 2021

Broadway stars take to Times Square for ‘hopeful’ outdoor show by Johnny Oleksinski

Times Square looked like its bustling old self on Friday. After a full year of New York musicals and plays being dark, Broadway artists commemorated the occasion by putting on a starry surpr…

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Broadway marks one-year anniversary of COVID-19 shutdown with live show by Georgett Roberts, Lia Eustachewich

Broadway performers let the show go on for the first time in a year Friday with a live performance to mark the anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic — as well as the theater industry’s fo…

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

When Broadway will reopen and what shows you can see first by Lauren Steussy

 "If the theaters aren't at least 75 percent full, the shows won't last. They'll have to close."

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Friday, March 5, 2021

Cast of ‘Assassins,’ a musical about presidential murder attempts, set to reunite by Johnny Oleksinski

The original cast of "Assassins" is reuniting virtually Monday night at 8 p.m. as part of the free online “Studio Tenn Talks: Conversations With Patrick Cassidy” series.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Actress Christine Baranski lists elegant UES apartment for $1.4M by Jennifer Gould

Tony and Emmy winner is famed for her roles "The Good Wife," The Good Fight" and "Big Bang Theory."

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Monday, February 8, 2021

Joe Allen, NYC theater district restaurant icon, dead at 87 by Johnny Oleksinski

Joe Allen, the Theater District restauranteur whose name was synonymous with a night out on Broadway, died Monday. He was 87.

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Friday, February 5, 2021

Christopher Plummer’s tortured relationship with ‘The Sound of Music’ by Michael Riedel

Christopher Plummer had a complicated relationship with "The Sound of Music" -- he even threatened to walk off the picture, which won the 1966 Oscar for Best Picture, at one point.

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

How to live like a Broadway star — for less by Jennifer Gould

Tony nominee's BK co-op down from original pre-pandemic ask of $2.75M.

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Dolly Parton statue proposed for Tennessee Capitol building by Jack Hobbs

She’d be there for much longer than 9 to 5. Tennessee state Rep. John Mark Windle proposed Wednesday that a statue of the pioneering country artist and Tennessee native Dolly Parton be ere…

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Peter Mark Richman, actor in ‘Three’s Company,’ dead at 93 by Nadine Deninno

Peter Mark Richman, star of numerous Broadway shows, films and TV shows including "Three’s Company" and "Dynasty," died Thursday of natural causes, Deadline reports. He was 93.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Kennedy Center to honor Garth Brooks, Dick Van Dyke, Joan Baez, more by Associated Press

Actress-choreographer Debbie Allen and violin virtuoso Midori also will be honored.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Fauci says when live shows will be back — depending on vaccine rollout by Rob Bailey-Millado

Live music and theater will be back — if the rollout gets rolling.

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

‘Mean Girls’ won’t return to Broadway post-COVID shutdown by Eric Hegedus

Broadway is done trying to make fetch happen.

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Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Broadway star Rebecca Luker dead at 59 after battle with ALS by Johnny Oleksinski

Rebecca Luker, the Tony Award-nominated star of Broadway musicals such as "Show Boat" and "Mary Poppins," died Wednesday at age 59.

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Remembering Broadway’s shining stars who died in 2020 by Michael Riedel

Never in its 125 years has Broadway suffered the way it has in 2020.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

TikTok’s ‘Ratatouille’ musical is brewing as one-night streaming event by Hannah Frishberg

A Broadway production company is turning this TikTok dream into a reality.

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Radio Disney leaving the airwaves in 2021 by Jhobbsnyp

Radio Disney — the station that helped launch the music careers of Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber, and Ariana Grande — announced Thursday that it will sign off for the last time in early 202…

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Matthew Morrison channels inner ‘Grinch’ for NBC special by Michael Starr

Matthew Morrison's impressive theatrical resume didn't quite prepare him for his funky wardrobe in "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch Musical!"

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Shut up! Movie theaters are not dead even if Warner Bros. is grim reaper by Johnny Oleksinski

The movie-business-obituary writers are at it again! 

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‘The Prom’ review: Broadway is back on Netflix by Johnny Oleksinski

Making the Broadway musical “The Prom” into a film was a risky move for Ryan Murphy.

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New York City Ballet brings holiday magic home with ‘Nutcracker’ film by Asia Grace

Joy to the twirl! If the coronavirus has wreaked havoc on your holidays, fear not — here’s a beloved Christmastime tradition you can enjoy from the comfort of your couch. A New York City…

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Twitter despised Matthew Morrison’s ‘The Grinch’ musical on NBC by Marisa Dellatto

You’re a mean one, Twitter. During Wednesday night’s “live” performance of “The Grinch” musical on NBC, viewers took to social media to express their displeasure with the show’…

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David Geffen hits pay dirt with $34M empty lot in Beverly Hills by Sebastian Obando

The entertainment billionaire makes bank with barren Billionaire’s Row property.

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre