Monday, November 6, 2017

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s memoir coming in 2018 by Lindsey Kupfer

The famed composer behind "Cats," "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Jesus Christ Superstar" will detail his personal and professional life in "Unmasked," which hits bookshelves on March 6, 201…

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

‘This Is Us’ name-checks Christian Bale instead of Kevin Spacey by Associated Press

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, actor Anthony Rapp alleged Spacey made sexual advances toward him in 1986.

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Kevin Spacey reference cut from ‘This Is Us’ by Tvline

In light of the recent sexual misconduct allegations against Kevin Spacey, "This Is Us" has chosen to edit the new episode to remove a line referring to the embattled actor.

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Bette Midler thinks the ‘Hocus Pocus’ remake will be ‘cheap’ by Lindsey Kupfer

The actress played Winifred Sanderson in the original film.

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Production on ‘House of Cards’ shut down amid Spacey scandal by Lia Eustachewich

On Monday, Netflix confirmed the popular political drama would end after the upcoming sixth and final season.

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Monday, October 30, 2017

‘House of Cards’ to end amid Kevin Spacey sexual misconduct allegations by Francesca Bacardi

Frank Underwood's tenure will end in 2018.

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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Chris Christie will spend his first day out of office with Springsteen by Page Six Team

We hear he's going to see Bruce Springsteen's new Broadway show.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

Lisa Lampanelli praises understudy after Nikki Blonsky exits play by Christine Burroni

"She saved our f--kin' ass" Lampanelli said to audience.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Sara Bareilles got Jason Mraz his ‘Waitress’ gig by Christine Burroni

If you're looking to land a part in a hot show on Broadway, knowing the composer helps.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Jason Mraz is heading to Broadway by Associated Press

The "I'm Yours" singer will make his Broadway debut starting Nov. 3.

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Monday, September 25, 2017

‘Rent’ live special coming to TV in January by Associated Press

The musical will air Jan. 27, with casting details to be announced.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Disney criticized for casting white actor in live-action ‘Aladdin’ by Fox News

Billy Magnussen will play a new character named Prince Anders.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Lauren Ambrose could be Broadway’s next Eliza Doolittle by Ian Mohr

Broadway sources are buzzing that Lauren Ambrose is being cast as Eliza Doolittle in the revival of “My Fair Lady.”

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Ben Platt’s ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ replacements announced by Variety

Platt is waving goodbye to “Dear Evan Hansen” (presumably through a window).

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Tony-winning ‘Annie’ writer Thomas Meehan dies at 88 by Associated Press

Meehan's other shows include "Young Frankenstein" with Brooks, "Cry-Baby" with O'Donnell, "Elf" with Bob Martin, "Chaplin" with Christopher Curtis, "Bombay Dreams" with Meera Syal and the mu…

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John Leguizamo’s ‘Latin History for Morons’ headed to Broadway by Variety

After playing Off Broadway earlier this year, the one-man show has lined up a limited Broadway run that begins previews Oct. 19 ahead of a Nov. 15 opening.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Joshua Jackson to make Broadway debut by Deadline

Performances of "Children Of A Lesser God" will begin at Studio 54 in March 2018.

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

‘Jersey Boys’ return heading off-Broadway by Deadline

Dates and casting have yet to be announced.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Bill Murray cried watching ‘Groundhog Day’ musical by Lindsey Kupfer

Murray, who starred in the 1993 comedy "Groundhog Day," went to see the Broadway musical based off the movie on Tuesday night.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Maya Rudolph to star in ‘A Christmas Story’ live musical by Associated Press

She will play the mother of 9-year-old Ralphie Parker.

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Amy Schumer joins Steve Martin’s Broadway show by Associated Press

The actress and comedian will star in Martin's four-person comedy "Meteor Shower" starting in November.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Cast named for Broadway’s ‘Harry Potter’ show by Variety

Seven members of the West End company of the play will open the Broadway production next April.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tom Hiddleston to play ‘Hamlet’ at tiny London theater by Associated Press

Hiddleston's three-week runs begin Sept. 1 at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art’s 180-seat theater.

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Broadway to dim lights in honor of Sam Shepard by Deadline

The legendary playwright, director and actor died over the weekend after a long battle with ALS.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Why Brendon Urie won’t greet fans outside of ‘Kinky Boots’ by Francesca Bacardi

The Panic! at the Disco frontman made the announcement Sunday.

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Playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73 by Bryan Hood

The actor had been battling ALS.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

Mandy Patinkin drops out of Broadway’s ‘Great Comet’ after uproar by Lindsey Kupfer

They recently announced Okieriete "Oak" Onaodowan is leaving the show early to make room for Mandy Patinkin.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

‘Hairspray’ actress lands off-Broadway role by Christine Burroni

“Being a part of 'Stuffed' is fulfilling a lifelong dream of mine to do theater in my home city of New York," Nikki Blonsky said.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Kevin Spacey cast as Gore Vidal in Netflix biopic by Variety

“Gore” is in production in Italy.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Gwyneth Paltrow’s musical one step closer to B’way by Ian Mohr

“It was a friends and family thing,” explained Donovan Leitch — Paltrow’s pal and ex-boyfriend, who’s producing the show with Paltrow.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Uma Thurman to star in Broadway play from ‘House of Cards’ creator by Variety

She'll star in “The Parisian Woman,” a play set in DC in the wake of the 2016 presidential election.

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