Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Is Colin Firth in Talks to Join the Cast of MARY POPPINS RETURNS? by Movies News Desk

Varietyhas reportedthat Academy Award-winner Colin Firthis currentlyin talks to join Disney's upcomingMary Poppinssequel,Mary Poppins Returns.

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Colin Firth in Talks to Join Emily Blunt for Mary Poppins Sequel by Adam Hetrick

The Bridget Jones star will join a cast including Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Meryl Streep, and more.

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Monday, October 17, 2016

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda Introduces Screening of Mary Poppins by Sandi Durell

Lin-Manuel Miranda Joined the Iconic United Palace Theatre in Washington Heights to Introduce Screening of Classic ‘Mary Poppins’    In one of Miranda’s last public appearances b…

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PHOTOS: Lin-Manuel Miranda Unveils New Sound and Projection System at The United Palace of Cultural Arts by BroadwayWorld

In one of his final public appearances this side of the pond before he ventures to London to film MARY POPPINS RETURNS, Lin-Manuel Miranda took the stage at the United Palace of Cultural Art…

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda on Dancing with Emily Blunt in Mary Poppins, The Rock's 'Gaston-Level' Charm in Moana & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Yup, he's still non-stop! Fresh off of his Saturday Night Live stint (which boasted 12-year high ratings), Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda is poised for Moana's big screen rel…

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VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Dishes on Disney's MOANA, HAMILTON'S AMERICA, MARY POPPINS & More by TV News Desk

Acclaimed actor, rapper and writer Lin-Manuel Miranda stopped by today's GMA todishon his latest projects, including Disney's MOANA, the new PBS doc HAMILTON'S AMERICA and MARY POPPINS RETUR…

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Wish Granted? Guy Ritchie Circling Live-Action Remake of Aladdin by Imogen Lloyd Webber

A whole new world (again!)—a live-action remake of Aladdin is in development. According to Deadline, British director Guy Ritchie (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Sherlock Holmes)…

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Monday, October 10, 2016

Gay Wit Randy Rainbow on Shaking Up Politics, Broadway, and Facebook by Jesse Steinbach

Michael Mustonew york cityTheater & DancebroadwayMichael MustoRandy Rainbow—yes, his real name—has stuck himself in some videos lampooning Broadway and politics, and struck gold in t…

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Win Tickets to Meet Lin-Manuel Miranda and See Mary Poppins by Playbill Staff

Here’s your chance to win a VIP backstage experience at United Palace of Cultural Arts.

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Thursday, October 6, 2016

Odds & Ends: Hamilton’s Okieriete Onaodowan Set for SVU, Matt Damon Tells Idina Menzel He Doesn't Hate Wicked & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Hamilton’s Okieriete Onaodowan & More Set for SVU Hamilton’s Okieriete Onaodowan is one of a trio of Broadw…

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Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer to Portray 'Banks' Siblings in Disney's MARY POPPINS RETURNS by Movies News Desk

Varietyreports that Emily Mortimer and Ben Whishaw have signed on to the cast of Disney's MARY POPPINS RETURNS. The actors will join previously announced cast members Emily Blunt, Meryl Stre…

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

ADDAMS FAMILY & MARY POPPINS Top List of Most Performed High School Shows by BroadwayWorld

TheAddams Familytopped the list forthemost-produced high school musical for the second consecutive year, andMary Poppinsmade itslistdebut at second place,in an annual survey conducted bythe …

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Dick Van Dyke Reveals: 'I Would Love to Sing & Dance' in MARY POPPINS Sequel by TV News Desk

Legendary song and dance man Dick Van Dyke stopped by NBC's TODAY to chat about his long-time career in film and shares his thoughts on the upcoming MARY POPPINS sequel.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Host NBC's Saturday Night Live by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Werk! Tony, Emmy, Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda is set to emcee NBC’s Saturday Night Live on October 8. It’ll be his SNL hosting debut; Twenty One Pil…

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Original Mary Poppins and Tarzan Stars Set for London Concert by Adam Hetrick

Ashley Brown, Josh Strickland and Alton Fitzgerald White will join Alan Menken for the October 23 concert at Royal Albert Hall.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Appear at Mary Poppins Screening in the Heights by Robert Viagas

In his home neighborhood of NY's Washington Heights, that is.

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In the Heights Movie to Begin Production in the Spring; Cast May Include Lin-Manuel Miranda by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The In the Heights movie is on! The big screen adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical is set to begin production in the spring, produced by the Weinstein Company. According to Var…

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

He'll Be Back! See Lin-Manuel Miranda Cover GQ Before He Sets Sail for London by Lindsey Sullivan

With endless accolades, a slew of projects in the works and a new haircut, it's been a whirlwind year for Hamilton creator and former title star Lin-Manuel Miranda. After getting audienc…

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Laura Michelle Kelly & Jose Llana Will Lead the Tour of The King and I by Ryan Gilbert

Let's all whistle a happy tune for this casting news! Olivier Award winner Laura Michelle Kelly and Jose Llana will star as Anna Leonowens and the King of Siam, respectively, in the upco…

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Too Good to be True! Nicolas Dromard & Drew Seeley Will Join Broadway's Jersey Boys by Imogen Lloyd Webber

They'll be the big men in town! Nicolas Dromard and Drew Seeley will join the Broadway cast of Jersey Boys in the roles of Tommy DeVito and Bob Gaudio, respectively, from September 20. R…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

New Version of Half a Sixpence Musical to Transfer to West End by Mark Shenton

It is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh with the Mary Poppins team of Stiles, Drewe and Julian Fellowes.

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Cameron Mackintosh and Julian Fellowes' Half a Sixpence, Starring Charlie Stemp, Set for West End Transfer by Lindsey Sullivan

We were right: Half a Sixpence's dream team is West End-bound! Co-created by mega-producer Cameron Mackintosh and School of Rock scribe Julian Fellowes, the play ran in the U.K…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Emily Blunt Will Have Different Take on Mary Poppins by Andrew Gans

Mary Poppins Returns, the sequel to the family favorite, is due in December 2018.

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Monday, August 29, 2016

Emily Blunt Teases Her MARY POPPINS May Be 'A Little Meaner' by Movies News Desk

Emily Blunt discussesher latest challenge of stepping into the iconic shoesof Julie Andrews for Disney's upcoming MARY POPPINS RETURNS.

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Betty Buckley on Using Psychologists to Understand Characters and Herself by Jesse Steinbach

Michael MustoTheater & DanceNightlifenew york citybroadwayqueen2016 ElectionMichael MustoTexas-born Betty Buckley has long possessed great pipes and a lush way of approaching an assignme…

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Saturday, August 27, 2016

Julie Andrews Reacts to MARY POPPINS RETURNS Casting by BroadwayWorld

Emily Blunt can officiallyadd the approval of the original Mary Poppins herself to a growing list of accolades. According to Entertainment Weekly, when Rob Marshall, the director of the upco…

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A Practically Perfect Two-Show Day with Kara Lindsay at Mary Poppins by Monica Simoes

Take a behind the scenes look at North Carolina Theatre’s production of Mary Poppins.

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

‘Take A Bow’ Part 1: The Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ Favorite Spring/Summer 2016 Performances by Dcmetrotheaterarts Staff

Here’s Part 1 of the staff of DCMetroTheaterArts’ favorite Spring/Summer 2016 performances. To our honorees:  TAKE A BOW! ____ Stephanie Atha and Sofia Bordner as Winifred and …

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STAGE TUBE: Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Charlie Williams?Help Fialta Celebrate Summer with 'Be Someone' Music Video! by Stage Tube

Indie Band Fialta has just released anew music video directed and choreographed by Broadway's Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Charlie Williamsand featuring Broadway dancers from Matilda, She Loves …

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