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Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Watch Highlights From Cirque du Soleil ‘Twas The Night Before… in NYC by Dan Meyer

The acrobatic theatrical production is part of the company's post-shutdown return.

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Which NFL Star is a Fan of Broadway, According to Zachary Levi? by Dan Meyer

The She Loves Me leading man dropped by The Kelly Clarkson Show December 13.

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Jonathan Groff Discusses Spring Awakening Reunion, Getting in Shape for The Matrix Resurrections, More by Dan Meyer

Plus, the “funcle” revealed what Broadway musical he recently took his niece to.

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Patti LuPone Once Got a Note From Stephen Sondheim That ‘Destroyed’ Her by Dan Meyer

The Company star sits down with Seth Meyers to remember the late lyricist-composer.

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Holidays Across America: Where to See Shoshana Bean, Darlene Love, Darren Criss, More by Dan Meyer

Broadway favorites are hitting the road this season.

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West Side Story Movie Ties for Most 2022 Critics Choice Awards Nominations With 11 by Dan Meyer

The film’s nods include those for performances by Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, and Rita Moreno.

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The Gilded Age Trailer Sets Up Power Battle Between Carrie Coon and Christine Baranski by Dan Meyer

The series, featuring a Broadway-stacked cast, arrives on HBO in January.

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Andrew Garfield, Anthony Ramos, Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, More Earn 2022 Golden Globe Nominations by Dan Meyer

The winners will be announced in an untelevised ceremony January 9.

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Watch Alan Cumming Share the Story of The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by Dan Meyer

Marie and Fritz are excitedly preparing for the annual Christmas party in this exclusive clip.

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John & Jen, Starring Rachel Tucker and Lewis Cornay, Will Stream on BroadwayHD by Dan Meyer

The Andrew Lippa-Tom Greenwald musical ran at London’s Southwark Playhouse.

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Places, Everybody! December 13 Is Final Day for Christmas Delivery From Playbill Store by Dan Meyer

Finish up your holiday shopping with gifts from Frozen, Broadway Cares, and more.

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Star-Studded The 24 Hour Plays Broadway Gala Presents In-Person and Live Stream Performance December 11 by Dan Meyer

Midori Francis, Jessica Hecht, Nia Vardalos, Noah Galvin, Merle Dandridge, Anna Chlumsky, and more perform.

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Friday, December 10, 2021

Present-Day Film Adaptation of The Phantom of the Opera Novel in the Works by Dan Meyer

EGOT winner John Legend is among the producers attached to the project, which focuses on soul music instead of opera.

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Watch ‘Louder Than Words’ Full Performance From Tick, Tick…Boom! Movie by Dan Meyer

Andrew Garfield, Joshua Henry, and Vanessa Hudgens perform the song from Jonathan Larson’s semi-autobiographical musical.

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London's The Prince of Egypt Musical Filmed for Future Broadcast by Dan Meyer

The West End production will play its final performance January 8, 2022.

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Thursday, December 9, 2021

LISTEN: Audra McDonald Talks About Doing Evita at 16, Zoe Caldwell’s Dinner-Related Snafu on Stage, More by Dan Meyer

Plus, the six-time Tony winner plays Burger King trivia on NPR's Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me!.

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West Side Story, Tick, Tick…BOOM!, Schmigadoon!, More Land on 2021 AFI Top 10 Lists by Dan Meyer

The American Film Institute celebrates the best in movies and TV.

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In Performance at the White House Returning With Billy Porter, Jonas Brothers, More by Dan Meyer

The holiday special will air December 21 on PBS.

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And Just Like That… Premieres December 9, Starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis by Dan Meyer

The Sex and the City revival welcomes Sara Ramírez, Christopher Jackson, Isaac Powell, and more theatre favorites.

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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

DirectorFest 2022 Will Return to In-Person Performances, Sets Dates by Dan Meyer

The new slate includes works by Adrienne Kennedy, Todd Almond, and more.

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Tony Winner Cynthia Nixon Teases What’s in Store for Miranda in Sex and the City Reboot by Dan Meyer

And Just Like That… premieres December 9 on HBO Max.

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Olivia Rodrigo, Tom Hiddleston, Selena Gomez, More Win 2021 People’s Choice Awards by Dan Meyer

The annual ceremony was held December 7 in Los Angeles.

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Discuss His Tick, Tick…Boom! Directorial Process in Netflix Special by Dan Meyer

The interview comes from Netflix’s First Film talk series.

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Jeanine Tesori and David Lindsay-Abaire's Kimberly Akimbo Musical, Starring Victoria Clark, Opens December 8 Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

The Atlantic Theater Company world premiere also features Steven Boyer, Bonnie Milligan, Alli Mauzey, and more.

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Read the Reviews for Condensed, One-Part Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The Tony Award-winning play reopened at the Lyric Theatre December 7 with a streamlined production.

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London Revival of Spring Awakening Begins December 7 at Almeida Theatre by Dan Meyer

Rupert Goold directs Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik’s Tony-winning musical.

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Broadway-Aimed Play About Sidney Poitier in the Works With Script by Charles Randolph-Wright by Dan Meyer

Sidney is set to be directed by Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson.

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Michael James Scott, Brenda Braxton, Nick Adams, More Join Fowl Play Industry Reading by Dan Meyer

The John Tartaglia-directed workshop is set for December 16.

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Check Out Photos From Return of Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

Tim Drucker directs the limited engagement with choreography by Brooke Engen.

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Barrington Stage Company Will Present A Little Night Music in 2022 by Dan Meyer

The Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler musical will be directed by Julianne Boyd.

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