Monday, April 24, 2017

Opening Night: Anastasia Is Set for a Fairy Tale Broadway Opening

An animated favorite makes its official Broadway debut.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Review: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

The Roald Dahl story arrives on Broadway in a new musical from the songwriting team behind Hairspray.

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Review: The Antipodes

Annie Baker's new play looks at the way stories are told in the medium of television.

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Opening Night: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Set to Open

Christian Borle heads the cast as Willy Wonka in this delicious new musical.

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Theater News: The Gift Horse Begins Performances at New Repertory Theatre

Opening night is set for April 26.

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Interviews: John Guare and Trip Cullman's 20 Years of Friendship and Six Degrees of Separation

The pair discuss how a Broadway collaboration grew out of an undergrad casting call.

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Friday, April 21, 2017

Music News: The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical to Receive Cast Album

The musical is inspired by the book series by Rick Riordan.

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Theater News: Goodman Theatre to Present Sensory-Friendly Performance of A Christmas Carol

The annual holiday tradition will star Larry Yando.

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Theater News: Plays by Christopher Shinn and More Set for Ensemble Studio Theatre Marathon

The annual marathon of one-acts will take place in May and June.

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Theater News: Connor Sampson's Parading the Noose to Receive Primary Stages Reading

The play is the recipient of the Jeffry Melnick New Playwriting Award.

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Photo Flash: First Look at Stephanie Styles and Drew Gehling in Roman Holiday

Performances of the new musical begin May 23.

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Theater News: Bette Midler, Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, and More Set for Easter Bonnet Competition

The annual event is presented by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Theater News: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to Record Cast Album; Announces Rush Policy

Broadway's latest Roal Dahl musical opens April 23.

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Video Flash: Flashback Friday: Jessie Mueller Began Her Carousel Career as Carrie Pipperidge

Mueller will graduate to the role of Julie Jordan in next season's Broadway revival of Carousel.

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Interviews: Jackie Hoffman, Broadway's Kvetcher-in-Chief, Returns — and Now She's "Teavee" Famous

While Feud is on the air, Hoffman reunites with her Hairspray creators in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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Theater News: Thoroughly Modern Millie Begins Performances at Goodpseed Musicals

Denis Jones directs the Tony-winning musical.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Review: Hello, Dolly!

Bette Midler stars in the Broadway revival of the beloved Jerry Herman-Michael Stewart musical comedy.

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Music News: Jake Gyllenhaal- and Annaleigh Ashford-Led Sunday Revival to Receive Cast Album

The musical will be recorded later this month.

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TV News: Sutton Foster-Led TV Series Younger Is Renewed for Season 5

Darren Star's TV Land dramedy receives another 12-episode order.

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Theater News: Constantine Maroulis, Ciara Renée, and More Join Jesus Christ Superstar

The Little Mermaid also fills out its summer cast of Broadway favorites at the Muny.

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Theater News: After Show's Opening, New York City to Deem April 21 Dolly Day

The Big Apple says hello to Bette Midler and the new revival of Hello, Dolly!

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Final Bow: Final Bow: Lindsay Mendez Parts With Significant Other — and That's the Way It Is

Mendez reflects on the Broadway play that made her a star — literally.

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Theater News: Michael Shannon to Return to the Stage in McCarter's Simpatico

The Sam Shepard play will be presented in New Jersey by A Red Orchid Theater.

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Special Reports: 5 Things to Expect at Second Stage's New Broadway Home

The off-Broadway mainstay makes the jump to the Helen Hayes Theatre with a season led by Kenneth Lonergan and Young Jean Lee.

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Photo Flash: "Journey to the Past" With New Anastasia Photos

Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, and Ramin Karimloo star in the musical.

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Theater News: Nina Lannan and Alan Wasser to Receive Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

The pair are described as "two of the most successful General Managers in the industry."

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Theater News: Laura Benanti, Laura Osnes, and More Added to BroadwayCon Special Guest Lineup

Heidi Blickenstaff, Jenn Colella, and Raymond J. Lee are also among the stars slated to join the festivities.

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Theater News: Kate Burton Joins Free Shakespeare Birthday Sonnet Slam Event in Central Park

Other stars set to participate include Maulik Pancholy, Richard Thomas, Peter Francis James, and more.

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Photo Flash: Annie Baker's The Antipodes Releases 1st Photos

Opening night is set for April 23.

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