Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 10pm (Broadway Time)
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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 12/24/2011

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 12242011.

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THEN WE GOT HELP! nominated for 5 Indie Soap Awards! by Zack

Then we got HELP! got nominated for 5 Indie Soap Awards:BEST WEB SERIES (COMEDY)BEST ACTRESS (COMEDY) JULIE ANN EMERYBEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (COMEDY) BLAKE HAMMONDBEST ENSEMBLE (COMEDY)BEST GU…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 9pm (Broadway Time)
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Could Leap of Faith Bring a Tony for Raúl Esparza by Ellen Easton

Could Leap of Faith Bring a Tony for Raúl Esparza: I bear witness at the most recent NY reading, of LEAP OF FAITH.

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What to do on Christmas Day by Suzanna Bowling

What to do on Christmas Day: Your visiting from out of town, your Jewish or you have finished opening presents and don’t know what else you can do Christmas Day.

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Merce Cunningham company dances to the end by Susan Reiter, Special To The Los Angeles Times

The late choreographer planned his troupe's demise. But the final performances this week may lead to new beginnings.Reporting from New York —

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Critic's Notebook: What script are playwrights following? by Charles McNulty

Today's dramatists struggle to define the terms of contemporary drama for an audience that seems as uncertain about what constitutes a good play as they are.Sitting through a succession of n…

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Stereotypes of Women On Broadway by Isaac Butler

Claudia La Rocco has a fantastic piece in the Times today talking about how gender stereotypes are playing out on Broadway, given how many female playwrights are represented on the boards th…

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The Krampus: A Christmas Play by Lo_rez_skyline

Happy Holidays and a Merry Krampusnacht!In lieu of an actual, live D3C event this month, we are happy to offer you a free, original, Christmas radio play for your downloading pleasure. …

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Emotional times as the end nears for Merce Cunningham troupe by Bret Israel

Emotional times for the Merce Cunningham troupe as its final performances draw to a close.

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 7pm (Broadway Time)
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STAGE TUBE: Benjamin Walker and 'Find the Funny' Release Christmas Parody Card! by BroadwayWorld TV

Walker and FIND THE FUNNY released a political parody Christmas card - featuring Ruldolph the Red Nosed Reindeer and the voices of several GOP presidential candidates. View it below

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theartsdesk Christmas Quiz by The Arts Desk

You're going to test your stomach and sweet temper to the maximum today - test your brain and memory too with our monster quiz about the arts covered by theartsdesk in 2011. Every artform is…

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theartsdesk Christmas Quiz - Answers by The Arts Desk

Here are the answers to our monster Christmas arts quiz of 12 dozen questions on the year past, as seen by theartsdesk writers. There are clues in all the questions in the main quiz page. If…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 6pm (Broadway Time)
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Hear 'She's Invincible' From the Upcoming REBECCA on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

REBECCA, based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel, will open on Broadway Sunday, April 22 at The Broadhurst Theatre 235 West 44th Street. Previews will begin Tuesday, March 27. …

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Photo Coverage: Upright Cabaret's A BROADWAY CHRISTMAS with Harris, DeGarmo, Young and more! by La News Desk

On Tues, Dec 20, 2011, Chris Isaacson presented Upright Cabaret's 6th Annual A Broadway Christmas at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, CA.

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Review: That’s Weird Grandma, Holiday Edition (Barrel of Monkeys) by Scotty Zacher

Barrel of Monkeys are actors on a mission to give kids a voice. Through creative writing workshops in underserved Chicago schools, the ensemble turns students’ words into exuberant live th…

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At LAX, TSA Workers Sing Cheer Into Holiday Travel

True to its profession, the Los Angeles Transportation Security Administration Chorus isn't joking. They're actually TSA employees who don Santa hats during the holiday season and perform i…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 5pm (Broadway Time)
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Faust (Metropolitan Opera) by Robert Walport

When this Des McAnuff Production opened in London it was not well received. I wasn't in town at the time but am fortunate to have been able to catch it in New York. Fortunate for the absolut…

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Review: In The Jungle (Howard Brown Health Center) by Scotty Zacher

Bertolt Brecht's *Jungle* is a tough play. This is a tough play. I've seen it produced before and it utterly confused me. But here I was left with a significant impression thanks to some gre…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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STAGE TUBE: 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' With Audra McDonald by BroadwayWorld TV

It's the holiday season, and what better way to celebrate than with four-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald Click below to hear her rendition of Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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Fun Days in the PARC: Remembering Jacob Goldman by J. R. Carroll

How did it come about that a manufacturer of office equipment developed--and then largely abandoned--the first personal computer?

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My Big 10 of '11 - #GOPDebates

I don’t watch reality television, I’ve never even seen a full episode of The Real Housewives of Anywhere. But, I did watch lots of trash television this year, thanks to the Republican pr…

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Twitter Watch: SPIDER-MAN's Reeve Carney Sings the National Anthem at the Giants/Jets Game! by BroadwayWorld

On Twitter Watch, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark wrote Great pic of reevecarney singing the National Anthem for a packed stadium at the nyJetsGiants game

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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Holiday Sanity Break: St. Jude Carol of the Bells by Scotty Zacher

  Here’s a heartwarming gift from St. Jude’s Childrens Hospital.  Look at those beautiful smiling faces on this YouTube video! 

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This List Goes to ‘11 by Sam Hurwitt

By Sam Hurwitt It’s a good problem to have: Looking over the list of the 118 local shows I saw this year, I had a hard time narrowing it down to a Top Ten. There are plenty of ways in whic…

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Stage shows of the year: Solos, tête à têtes and song and dance

From small, taut dramas to big, happy musicals, the favorites ranged across the board as theater critics picked favorites from 2011.

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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Withering Glance: Our holiday wishes and wish-aways

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.

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Happy Holidays from Corine!

JavaScript is disabled!To display this content, you need a JavaScript capable browser.Adobe Flash Player not installed or older than 9.0.115!   Very funny rent parody found on Youtube. C…

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Merry Christmas from the Hub Review by Thomas Garvey

We're up in the snowy woods of Maine, as we usually are at Christmas, with family and friends. So don't expect much blogging over the next day or so, as we'll be too busy eating and drinking…

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Luciano Pavarotti sings 'Adeste Fidelis'

Video clip from 1978 Montreal Christmas Special reminds us all of the reason for the season.

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I Interview Playwrights Part 415: Matthew Stephen Smith by Adam Szymkowicz

Matthew Stephen Smith Hometown: Yorba Linda, CA Current Town: Brooklyn, NY Q: What are you working on now? A: I'm working on three projects at the moment. First is a comedy, 7 Ways t…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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0270: Gilbert: The Later Years by MusicalTalk

What better way to round off this year marking the 100th anniversary of the death of one of musical theatre's fathers, the unique WS Gilbert, than with the second part of an in-depth intervi…

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Many plays start with commissions

Sometimes a theater decides to produce a new work that it received unsolicited. In other cases, it commissions new work. A commission means that a writer is paid for work that he or she agre…

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#NEWPLAY FEST: @UTRFestival Preparing to open Jan 4th by Arena Stage

JAN 4 - JAN 15 Our news is sourced from the #NEWPLAY community on Twitter. If you have something to share of national relevance, post it to Twitter with hashtag #NEWPLAY in your message and …

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A 2011 to 2012 overview: at curtainup.com by Elyse Sommer

a look back and forward

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STAGE TUBE: On This Day 12/24 - Ricky Martin by BroadwayWorld TV

Welcome to BWW's New Daily ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre historyToday in 1971, Broadway-bound Ricky …

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at noon (Broadway Time)
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Christmas Wishes by Jan Simpson

No post today but, instead, heartfelt wishes that you and yours have a holiday filled with love, laughter, the company of good friends... and, maybe, some good theater too.

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Christ Church Cathedral hosts art exhibit inspired by icons

The eyes are arresting: some startled, some sad, some angry, some peaceful. One pair of eyes, resembling something ripped from a sketch by Botticelli, gazes calmly across the aisle at the vi…

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Broadway Winter Cleaning 2011 by JK

Last year at this time, some 16 productions were scheduled to close just after the holidays and into the new year.  While there isn't quite the same bloodbath this year, there are still…

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BWW TV: Stephanie J. Block in ANYTHING GOES by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Stephanie J. Block in ANYTHING GOES http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Stephanie J. Block joined the Tony® Award winning company of Anything Goes performing the role…

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BWW TV: OTHER DESERT CITIES on Broadway - Performance Highlights! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: OTHER DESERT CITIES on Broadway - Performance Highlights! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Performances began October 12 for Jon Robin Baitz's critically acclaimed…

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Countdown to Christmas 2011 (Broadway Style)- Day 1 by BroadwayWorld TV

It's December at last, and BroadwayWorld is celebrating the season with The Twelve Days of Christmas'- a special countdown which will include our favorite holiday-themed Broadway performance…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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BWW TV: Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin Share Laughter, Tears & Even a Four-Letter Word! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin Share Laughter, Tears & Even a Four-Letter Word! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Broadway Beat's Richard Ridge sat down at Sar…

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BWW TV: Sieber, Hamilton Take LA CAGE AUX FOLLES on the Road - Performance Highlights! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Sieber, Hamilton Take LA CAGE AUX FOLLES on the Road - Performance Highlights! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. La Cage Aux Folles, starring film and TV actor George H…

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BWW TV: Lea Salonga Talks Sondheim, PhilDev & Performs 'Move On'! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Lea Salonga Talks Sondheim, PhilDev & Performs 'Move On'! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Philippine Development Foundation ("PhilDev") presente…

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Best of 2011: #7 - Go Back To Where You Are by Ludlow Lad

 David Greenspan's GO BACK TO WHERE YOU ARE was completely delightful love note to the theater.  The sheer fact that Greenspan was able to pack so much intelligence, humor and time…

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BWW TV: Meet the Cast of QUEEN OF THE MIST! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Meet the Cast of QUEEN OF THE MIST! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Transport Group's Queen of the Mist is a world premiere musical with words and music by 5-time…

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BWW TV: Meet the Cast of Broadway's CHINGLISH! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Meet the Cast of Broadway's CHINGLISH! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. CHINGLISH, the new comedy by Tony Award-winning and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist David …

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BWW TV: Nina Arianda & Hugh Dancy Heat Up the Stage in VENUS IN FUR by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Nina Arianda & Hugh Dancy Heat Up the Stage in VENUS IN FUR http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of VENUS IN FUR is an a…

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War Horse by Andrew Lapin

The London stage version won 2 Olivier Awards; it picked up 6 Tony Awards in New York. But will you like the movie? “War Horse” finds director Steven Spielberg melding together the two g…

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New, actual children’s book on the joy of getting measles...

New, actual children’s book on the joy of getting measles published by anti-vaccination believer.  

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Who won the tix to Follies? by Ken Davenport

Quite an interesting list of what you all thought was the "Greatest musical ever written . . ." Check out your responses here. What was interesting to me (especially considering we…

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STAGE TUBE: Darren Criss Performs WEST SIDE STORY's 'Something's Coming' at SING OUT, RAISE HOPE by BroadwayWorld TV

See Criss performing WEST SIDE STORY's 'Something Coming' at the SING OUT, RAISE HOPE benefit below

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Class Notes: Brian Murray, Actor/Director by Lauren Class Schneider

Lauren Class Schnieder talks to actor/director Brian Murray about the first day of rehearsals for "Mary Stuart", directed by Phyllida Lloyd.

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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The Phantom Of The Opera by Songs From The Musicals

The Phantom Of The Opera Ramin Karimloo, Sierra Boggess and company of the 25th Anniversary production staged at the Royal Albert Hall. No copyright infringement intended. http://www.songs…

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BWW TV: Watch Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett in Highlights from THE MOUNTAINTOP by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Watch Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett in Highlights from THE MOUNTAINTOP http://broadwayworld.com for more information. The Mountaintop, starring Samuel L. Jackson (Dr. Martin …

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BWW TV: Jonathan Groff Talks BFF Lea Michele, GLEE, THE SUBMISSION & More! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Jonathan Groff Talks BFF Lea Michele, GLEE, THE SUBMISSION & More! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Follow Richard Ridge as he visits Broadway's best and brigh…

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STAGE TUBE: The Cast of GODSPELL Performs for Sirius XM Radio! by BroadwayWorld TV

The cast of GODSPELL recently stopped by Sirius XM for anecdotes, song performances and more. Check out some clips below

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Rep lights up with its new play festival

Eager to simplify things, Seth Gordon makes a suggestion: Picture a triangle, hollow on the inside.

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50k Rally in Moscow - Largest In Recent History

The rally in Moscow today was the largest in Putin’s entire 12-year history. Hope the opposition can keep some of this momentum heading into the March presidential elections. If they can g…

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#NEWPLAY FRINGE: @CapitalFringe Accepting Apps for Summer Fringe until Jan 6th (via @kbecerra) by Arena Stage

What is the Capital Fringe Festival? The Capital Fringe Festival is a self-producing festival, where established and emerging artists can present their work free of a selection process. For …

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BWW TV: The Cast of LYSISTRATA JONES in Training with Basketball Hall of Famer Chris Millen! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: The Cast of LYSISTRATA JONES in Training with Basketball Hall of Famer Chris Millen! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. In October 2011, the company of Lysistrata Jones …

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BWW TV: Harold Prince In Conversation: Vegas, Trends and the Joy of the 'Dangerous Actor' by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Harold Prince In Conversation: Vegas, Trends and the Joy of the 'Dangerous Actor' http://broadwayworld.com for more information. Phantom - The Las Vegas Spectacular ihosted …

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BWW TV: Guns A Blazin' - BONNIE & CLYDE in Rehearsal! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: Guns A Blazin' - BONNIE & CLYDE in Rehearsal! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. BONNIE & CLYDE opened December 1st, 2011, at the Gerard Schoenfeld Theatre; …

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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STAGE TUBE: David Hyde Pierce, Darlene Love Stop by THE LATE SHOW! by BroadwayWorld TV

Dave welcomes actor Jay Thomas, David Hyde Pierce and musical guest Darlene Love. Check it out

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On A Clear Day You Can See Forever by Songs From The Musicals

On A Clear Day You Can See Forever Harry Connick Jr and the 2011 Broadway revival company in a promotional video montage. No copyright infringement intended. http://www.songsfromthemusical…

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BWW TV: FOLLIES Hits Chicago - Complete Performance Highlights! by BroadwayWorld TV

BWW TV: FOLLIES Hits Chicago - Complete Performance Highlights! http://broadwayworld.com for more information. The Chicago Shakespeare Theater's production of Follies ran through Novemb…

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Saying farewell to 2011 — and an invitation to subscribe to 2012 by George Hunka

I’d like to wish regular readers of Superfluities Redux a very happy 2012, and offer them my thanks for continuing to visit the site through 2011. I will take a brief pause before resu…

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Jeremy Jordan, Mary Testa & More to Guest Star on SUBMISSIONS ONLY December 30 by BroadwayWorld

The plot thickens in Episode 4 of Submissions Only, as casting director Tim Trull Colin Hanlon finds himself face to face with Compass-ition creator Nolan Grigsby Wade McCollum. Meanwhile, a…

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BROADWAY RECALL: Shades of (Joel) Grey in 2011 by Michael Dale

Grey turns 80 in 2012, but here in New York it seemed like there were shades of Grey all over the city throughout 2011.

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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Not free--but bargain-priced live theater. . . by Elyse Sommer

live theater at   not much more than a  movie  ticketFive New Works by Emerging Artists inMetropolitan’s Seventh Annual Living Literature Festival January 16 – 29, …

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Top Hat by Songs From The Musicals

Top Hat Tom Chambers, Summer Strallen and the original London company in a promotional video montage. No copyright infringement intended. http://www.songsfromthemusicals.com From: sftMusic…

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Singin' In The Rain by Songs From The Musicals

Singin' In The Rain Adam Cooper, Scarlett Strallen and company of the 2012 London revival in a promotional video montage. No copyright infringement intended. http://www.songsfromthemus…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Judy Garland: 'Meet Me in St. Louis' - 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' by Michelebell1

Judy began work on 'Meet Me in St. Louis' when she was 21 years old. It was during the filming of this movie that she became romantically involved with Vincente Minnelli.

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A Homecoming For Rachel Griffiths On Broadway

The Australian actress known in the U.S. for her role on HBO's Six Feet Under returns to her roots as a stage actress in Other Desert Cities. "Theater was where I began," she says.

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'Look, I Made a Hat': Sondheim takes readers backstage on Broadway

Look, I Made a Hat is the second volume of Stephen Sondheim's show-by-show, song-by-song compendium of his life in the American musical theater.

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Stars of Vaudeville # 409: Brooke Johns by Trav S.D.

Vaudeville’s premiere jazz banjoist Brooke Johns (born this day in 1893) was already playing and singing in small time when the First World War broke out. He entertained in the Navy du…

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BWW's On This Day - December 24, 2011

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 24 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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A Homecoming For Rachel Griffiths On Broadway by Jeff Lunden

Australian actress Rachel Griffiths, best known in the U.S. for her work on HBO's Six Feet Under and ABC's Brothers and Sisters, has made an acclaimed Broadway debut in the new play Other De…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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Hugh Jackman Makes Appearance on THEATER TALK by BroadwayWorld

Hugh Jackman, currently starring in the record-breaking hit Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway, will be a guest on this weeks episode of Theater Talk, airing today at 130am on WNET Channel 13. E…

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Theater Chicagoan of the Year is JESSIE MUELLER: A glass slipper, a crystalline voice by Chris Jones

It has been several years since an actor was our Chicagoan of the year in theater — and even longer since the honor went to someone just 28 years old. But then Jessie Mueller is not an…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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Blog: Theatre Night Fever, December 24, 2011 by The Charlebois Post

24 December, 2011Christmas on The CoastBy Howard DaiIt’s the Christmas season for theatre in Vancouver!!! In Arts Club theatre, the heart-warming play The Patron Saint of St…

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Hairspray on Broadway- I Know Where I've Been- Darlene Love by Darreyl102

Hairspray on Broadway- I Know Where I've Been- Darlene Love i own no rights- only posting! an oldie but a goodie- Darlene Love doing what she does best! From: darreyl102 Views: 1 0…

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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Let us adore them

It’s been a good year for painters, male dancers and female pop stars – tempered by heroic dissidence and untimely death, writes Jan Dalley

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Saturday, December 24, 2011 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Steven Sater and Burt Bacharach Craft a New Christmas Tune With Some Lovers by Adam Hetrick

Tony Award-winning Spring Awakening book writer-lyricist Steven Sater and Academy Award-winning composer Burt Bacharach are putting the groove back in Christmas with Some Lovers, the new mus…

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CHART TOPPERS: Most-Read Playbill.com Stories, Week of Dec. 11–17 by Judy Samelson

Here are the most-read Playbill.com stories for the week of Dec. 11–17, 2011, from information compiled by Playbill.com.

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PLAYBILL BRIEF ENCOUNTER With John Logan, the "Hugo" Screenwriter and Red Playwright by Kenneth Jones

It's been a very good year for Tony Award winner John Logan. His London and Broadway hit, Red, is now one of the most-produced plays in regional theatre, and films of his screenplays for…

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PHOTO SPECIAL: A Year in Images 2011 by Matthew Blank

We sorted through countless images from the past year in theatre and came up with an album that stirs the memory.

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THE WEEK AHEAD, Dec. 24-30: The Nutcracker Plays the New York City Ballet; Kennedy Center Honors Airs on CBS by Blake Ross

Playbill.com's weekly planner reminds you that GrooveLily and the Grumpy Guy avoid New Year's&hellip festivities; the Kennedy Center Honors, honoring Barbara Cook, airs on CBS&hellip…

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UNLOCK THE VAULT: Dec. 24, Previous Names by Robert Viagas

In celebration of Playbill’s new site, Playbill Vault, we offer a month-long theatrical treasure hunt! Playbill Vault offers an interactive treasure trove for theatre fans, students, a…

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THE SCREENING ROOM: Ashley Kate Adams Sings "Blue Rhapsody" From Gay Bride of Frankenstein (Video) by Michael Gioia

Ashley Kate Adams (La Cage aux Folles), who performed in a concert version of the pop-rock musical Gay Bride of Frankenstein earlier this year, sings "Blue Rhapsody" from that show.

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Theatre For Thought, December 24, 2011 by The Charlebois Post

A FEW OF MY FAVORITE THINGSjoel fishbaneThe Best-Of list is a rite of passage for the weekly columnist and, like most rites of passage, it can be both annoying and instructive. What can real…

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Digital Drama Queen Part I by The Charlebois Post

Confessions of a Grown Up Digital Drama QueenBy Liesl Barrell(A version of this article was previously published at The Charlebois Post - Montreal)In this series, running over the next four …

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Freckleface Strawberry reviewed by Wendy Remington Bowie

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