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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

WATCH: Kristin Chenoweth Plays ’Whose Album Is It Anyway?’ by Roberto Araujo

The Tony Award winner, who will return to Broadway in November in her new concert act, guesses which solo album titles are real or fake.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

WATCH: Broadway’s Betsy Wolfe Reveals Who She Would Like to Sing a Duet With in Her ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

How many questions will Wolfe be able to answer in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below?

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Monday, September 23, 2019

WATCH: Mary-Louise Parker Reveals What Compelled Her to Take on the Role of Bella in The Sound Inside by Roberto Araujo

David Cromer directs the new psychological thriller by Adam Rapp, which also stars Will Hochman.

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Sunday, September 22, 2019
Friday, September 20, 2019

Watch an Exclusive Performance of ’Hot Stuff’ From Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Tour by Roberto Araujo

Prior to the launch of the tour, Alex Hairston stopped by the Playbill studio for a sneak peek at one of the disco hits.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

WATCH: Kristin Chenoweth Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her New Album For the Girls by Roberto Araujo

The Emmy and Tony winner will also spotlight her favorite female singers in her new Broadway solo show of the same name.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

WATCH: Broadway’s Norbert Leo Butz Answers Our Questions and Sings From His New Album in ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

The Tony Award winner answers as many questions as he can in the (long) elevator ride from green room to the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below—plus an exclusive performance.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Watch Playbill—The Game Show and Test Your Broadway Knowledge Alongside Today’s Brightest Stars by Roberto Araujo

Play alongside Disney stars Jelani Alladin, Ryann Redmond, and Caroline Bowman in this original Playbill series.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

WATCH: Join Founder Jeff Whiting on an Exclusive Tour of Open Jar Studios by Roberto Araujo

The studios, New York City’s largest rehearsal space, opened June 17.

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Sunday, September 15, 2019
Friday, September 13, 2019

WATCH: Tootsie’s Lilli Cooper Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘There Was John’ From the Broadway Musical in Her ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

The Tony nominee answers as many questions as she can in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below—plus an exclusive performance.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

WATCH: Sneak Peek at the 50th Anniversary Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar by Roberto Araujo

The tour of the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice musical will officially launch in October in Austin, Texas.

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WATCH: Sneak Peek at Summer: The Donna Summer Musical North American Tour by Roberto Araujo

The national tour will launch in Rochester, New York.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

WATCH: Sneak Peek at Only Yesterday, About One Night in the Life of Paul McCartney and John Lennon by Roberto Araujo

Tommy Crawford and Christopher Sears sing “Roll Over Beethoven” in the Playbill studio.

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Sunday, September 8, 2019
Friday, September 6, 2019

Jeremy O. Harris and the Cast of Slave Play Reveal What to Expect From the Play on Broadway by Roberto Araujo

The new drama, which played a sold-out, extended run Off-Broadway, moves into the Golden Theatre.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

WATCH: The Stars and Creatives of Off-Broadway’s Little Shop of Horrors Talk Bringing the Musical Back to Life by Roberto Araujo

The Howard Ashman and Alan Menken hit begins performances at the Westside Theatre September 17.

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WATCH: Ain't Too Proud’s James Harkness Reveals the Celeb He’d Invite to His Show and Sings His Original Song in ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

We take an elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below as Harkness answers as many questions as he can—and offers an exclusive performance.

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Sunday, September 1, 2019
Saturday, August 31, 2019

WATCH: A Look at Speakeasy Magick at The McKittrick Hotel by Roberto Araujo

Todd Robbins hosts the evenings at The Club Car featuring the city’s top magical talents.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

5 Tips for a Successful Audition With Benton Whitley by Roberto Araujo

The Hadestown and Great Comet casting director shares with Playbill the best practices in the audition room.

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WATCH: Jawan M. Jackson Plays ’Whose Album Is It Anyway?’ by Roberto Araujo

The Ain't Too Proud star tries to determine which Motown albums and artists are real or fake.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

WATCH: Hercules’ Krysta Rodriguez Talks About Seared, Her Solo Show at Feinstein’s/54 Below, and Sings ‘Part of Your World’ in Her ‘Elevator by Roberto Araujo

The Smash and Younger star answers as many questions as she can in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to stage.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

WATCH: Broadway Matchmaking Part Two With Fiddler on the Roof's Jackie Hoffman by Roberto Araujo

The Emmy-nominated actor and comedian returns with more matches for famous Broadway characters—from Wicked’s Glinda to “the tall guy” in Hadestown.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Casting Director Tara Rubin Answers Frequently Asked Audition Questions by Roberto Araujo

The casting director shares her insights with Playbill.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

WATCH: Jackie Hoffman Auditions for Famous Broadway Roles by Roberto Araujo

The Emmy-nominated actor and comedian works on her self-taped “audition reel” at the Playbill studio.

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Monday, August 19, 2019

WATCH: Ramin Karimloo Plays ’Whose Album Is It Anyway?’ by Roberto Araujo

The Broadway and London star guesses which solo album titles are real or fake.

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Sunday, August 18, 2019
Monday, August 12, 2019

WATCH: Oklahoma!’s Rebecca Naomi Jones Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘Many a New Day’ in Her ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

How many questions will Jones be able to answer in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein’s/54 Below?

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

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