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Friday, October 30, 2020

Keep Your Homebound Halloween Bopping with This Spooktacular Broadway Playlist by Caitlin Moynihan

Halloween looks a little different this year, but that doesn't mean it can't be fun! Although you may not be winning the costume contest with your perfect Beetlejuice outfit, attending the t…

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti Joins Gossip Girl Reboot by Caitlin Moynihan

Are you ready, Upper East Siders? Tony winner Laura Benanti is joining the cast of the upcoming Gossip Girl reboot on HBO Max, according to Deadline. Serving as a sequel to the original ser…

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

See Tony Nominees Aaron Tveit and Karen Olivo in New Moulin Rouge Music Video by Caitlin Moynihan

Good news, Bohemians! Moulin Rouge, the musical that recently garnered 14 Tony nominations, has released a new music video for "Come What May" from the show. Featuring Tony nominees Aaron …

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect, Starring Jennifer Hudson, Gets Delayed Again by Caitlin Moynihan

The release date for the Aretha Franklin biopic Respect has been pushed back again. Originally announced to hit theaters in 2020, the film was first pushed back to January 15, 2021. MGM Stu…

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Magic Goes Wrong Returns to the West End for Holiday Season by Caitlin Moynihan

Magic is coming back to the West End! Mischief Theatre's Magic Goes Wrong is returning to the London stage for an eight-week run at the Vaudeville Theatre beginning on December 10. Directed …

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

National Theatre's Romeo & Juliet Heads to the Small Screen by Caitlin Moynihan

Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers are getting new life. Romeo & Juliet, which was announced to play London's National Theatre this summer, will now be an original film for television. Jo…

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Trafalgar Theatre, a New West End Venue, Sets 2021 Opening by Caitlin Moynihan

London's West End is getting bigger! Trafalgar Theatre, formerly known as Trafalgar Studios, is becoming a new West End venue. Previously housing two separate studio spaces, Trafalgar Theatr…

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Monday, October 26, 2020

Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding Musical to Play India and Singapore by Caitlin Moynihan

Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding musical, based on her Golden Globe-nominated 2001 film of the same name, is heading to India and Singapore next year, according to Variety. …

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Watch Solea Pfeiffer Perform an Original Song with the Broadway Sinfonietta, a New All-Female Orchestra by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway Sinfonietta, a new all-female orchestra founded by Macy Schmidt officially launches today. With help from the stage favorite Solea Pfieffer, who was recently seen in the title…

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Ben Daniels to Star in The Normal Heart at London's National Theatre in 2021 by Caitlin Moynihan

For the first time since its European debut in 1986, London audiences can see Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart on stage. The Normal Heart will play at the National Theatre beginning in Februa…

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Marge Champion, Dance Legend of Stage and Screen, Dies at 101 by Caitlin Moynihan

Marge Champion, a legendary dancer for the stage and screen, who also was the model for Disney's Snow White and the and the Seven Dwarfs, died on October 21. She was 101 years old. Champion…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Watch Jelani Alladin Sing a Hercules Song & More Performances from the Public Theater Virtual Gala by Caitlin Moynihan

The Public Theater premiered its online virtual benefit, Forward.Together on October 20. The event, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon, featured performances and appearances by dozens of Br…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Watch Ramin Karimloo Sing Out His Original Tune 'Constant Angel' by Caitlin Moynihan

Ahead of his upcoming Tonight at the London Coliseum virtual concert, stage favorite Ramin Karimloo is giving fans a sneak peek. Filmed on stage at the London Coliseum to an empty audience, …

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Monday, October 19, 2020

INXS Musical in Development and Aiming for Broadway and the West End by Caitlin Moynihan

Australian rock band INXS is getting the musical treatment. The group's long-term manager Chris Murphy and music groups Universal and Warner Chappell have signed on for the development of a …

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Beetlejuice to Make International Premiere in South Korea in June 2021 by Caitlin Moynihan

It's showtime! The Tony-nominated hit Beetlejuice is going international. Director Alex Timbers announced on Instagram that Beetlejuice will premiere in South Korea next year. It will play a…

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Tony Nominee Adrienne Warren to Star as Mamie Till-Mobley in ABC's Women of the Movement by Caitlin Moynihan

Fresh from receiving her second Tony nomination for her star turn in Tina, Adrienne Warren has been announced to star as Mamie Till-Mobley in Women of the Movement on ABC, according to Deadl…

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Brian Conley to Play Ebenezer Scrooge in the West End's A Christmas Carol This Season by Caitlin Moynihan

London audiences are going to be feeling tidings of comfort and joy this holiday season because Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent's A Christmas Carol is coming back to the stage. Oli…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Reneé Rapp to Lead New Comedy Series The Sex Lives of College Girls by Caitlin Moynihan

Mean Girls queen bee Reneé Rapp has a sweet new gig. Rapp is set to star in the new HBO Max comedy series The Sex Lives Of College Girls, according to Deadline. Written and produced by Mind…

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Christiani Pitts Set for Upcoming Alicia Keys Netflix Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Former King Kong star, and vlogger, Christiani Pitts is set to appear in an upcoming Alicia Keys-produced Netflix film. Pitts joins the previously announced Christina Milian, Ja…

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Exclusive! Watch Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart in Disney's DuckTales by Caitlin Moynihan

There's someone new in Duckburg! Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart is set to appear as DuckTales villain Taurus Bulba in a special hour-long episode on Monday, October 19. The reboot of the…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Flying Over Sunset and Intimate Apparel Push New Opening Dates to Fall 2021 by Caitlin Moynihan

The new musical Flying Over Sunset, which was cut short ahead of its first preview due to the Broadway shutdown, will now open in the fall of 2021. Lincoln Center Theater's opera adaptation …

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

2020 Tony Awards Nominations Will Be Announced on October 15 by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart is set to announce nominations for the 74th Annual Tony Awards. The news will be announced live on the Tony Awards YouTube Channel on Thursday, October 15 …

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Jack Thorne's Adaptation of A Christmas Carol Will Be Performed and Streamed from London's Old Vic by Caitlin Moynihan

Even Scrooge would admit this is good news! For the fourth year in a row, Jack Thorne's adaptation of A Christmas Carol will play at London's Old Vic Theatre. This year it's part of the Old…

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Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Ryan Murphy Says The Prom Film is '25 Percent' Different From Broadway Hit; See First Look by Caitlin Moynihan

It's almost time to dance again. The higly anticipated film adaptation of The Prom is arriving on Netflix on December 11, and we have a first look at the extra-starry cast. As previously rep…

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Watch Toby Jones, Richard Armitage and More in Trailer for New Uncle Vanya Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Playwright Conor McPherson's new adaptation of Anton Chekhov's Uncle Vanya is heading to theaters. Starring Toby Jones in the title role and Richard Armitage as Astrov with direction by Ian …

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Watch Emily Skinner & Alice Ripley's Moving Rendition of 'You Learn to Live Without' from If/Then by Caitlin Moynihan

They will never leave you! Broadway favorites came together for Second Stage Theater's virtual benefit celebrating Angela Sun and Tom Kitt on September 21. Hosted by Jesse Tyler Ferguson and…

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Watch Laura Osnes, Aaron Tveit & More Broadway Faves in One Royal Holiday by Caitlin Moynihan

It's officially fall, which means holiday season is just around the corner, and we're feeling extra thankful for this upcoming Christmas movie. One Royal Holiday, starring Broadway favorites…

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See Heidi Schreck in Action in What the Constitution Means to Me Film by Caitlin Moynihan

After playing a twice-extended Broadway run, audiences can stream Heidi Schreck's Tony-nominated What the Constitution Means to Me. A filmed version of the stage production will premiere on…

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Stage Adaptation of Like Water for Chocolate, Featuring Music by La Santa Cecilia, in the Works by Caitlin Moynihan

Laura Esquivel's 1989 best-selling novel Like Water for Chocolate (Como Agua Para Chocolate) is being adapted for the stage. Featuring original music by the Grammy Award-winning Latin group…

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

2020 Olivier Awards to Take Place on October 25; Next Awards Show Will Be in 2022 by Caitlin Moynihan

Save the date! The rescheduled 2020 Olivier Awards are officially taking place on Sunday, October 25 at 3:00PM ET. Hosted by the previously announced Jason Manford, the ceremony will be broa…

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mandy Gonzalez & More Hamilton Stars Sing to Get Out the Vote by Caitlin Moynihan

This cast is non-stop! Although the company of Hamilton may not be able to perform the Tony-winning musical at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, they're still finding ways to sing together. In ho…

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