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Friday, July 23, 2021

Watch This Taptastic Bullets Over Broadway Tribute to Nick Cordero by Caitlin Moynihan

The American Dance Machine for the 21st Century just released a fresh music video of "T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do" from Bullets Over Broadway in memory of the late Nick Cordero, who ea…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Sets New West End Dates by Caitlin Moynihan

Cinderella is going to the ball after all! Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical Cinderella, which previously announced it would not open due to COVID-19 restrictions, has announced new dates. T…

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Thursday, July 22, 2021

Christmas Spectacular, Featuring the Rockettes, Will Return to Radio City Music Hall in November by Caitlin Moynihan

They're back! The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, starring the Radio City Rockettes, will welcome audiences back this holiday season beginning on November 5. The holiday special is set to …

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Come From Away Concert at The Lincoln Memorial to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 by Caitlin Moynihan

Welcome to the rock! Members of the Come From Away company will perform a free concert staging of the Broadway musical at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. to commemorate the 20th ann…

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: Dear Evan Hansen's Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Jordan Fisher, who will headline the Broadway retu…

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Renée Elise Goldsberry, Courtnee Carter & More Set for Billy Porter's What If? Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for What If?, the previously announced coming-of-age feature film that marks Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter's directorial debut. Broadway's Renée Elise Goldsberry and Cour…

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Hamilton Confirms Full Cast for West End Return by Caitlin Moynihan

History has its eyes on them! Casting for the West End production of the award-winning Hamilton has been confirmed. As previously announced, Hamilton will resume performances at London's Vic…

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Flying Over Sunset Shifts Broadway Start Date by a Week by Caitlin Moynihan

Lincoln Center Theater's Flying Over Sunset, which was cut short ahead of its first preview due to the Broadway shutdown going into effect on March 12, 2020, has pushed back its Broadway ret…

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Exclusive! Watch Kristin Chenoweth in New Clip from Schmigadoon! by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to take a trip to Schmigadoon! The new musical TV series, which stars Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key leading a cast that includes stage favorites Aaron Tveit, Kristin Chenoweth, A…

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Monday, July 19, 2021

Odds & Ends: Classic Stage Company Artistic Director John Doyle to Step Down & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Classic Stage Company Announces Season Lineup; John Doyle to Step Down Next Year Off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company has announced the lineup for its upcoming season, which will mark the la…

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Grease Prequel Series Rise of the Pink Ladies Lands at Paramount+ by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to go back to Rydell High! Rise of the Pink Ladies, a 10-episode Grease prequel series, has been greenlit by Paramount+, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The series was previously …

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Will Not Open in the West End by Caitlin Moynihan

Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-gestating new musical Cinderella will not open in the West End. The composer announced the news in a statement on July 19 saying "Freedom day has turned into closi…

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Michael James Scott on Disney's Live at the New Am Concert: 'It's a Bright Light in a Dark Year' by Caitlin Moynihan

Disney is flying back to Broadway this week with Live at the New Am, benefitting The Actors Fund. As previously announced, Disney on Broadway actors Michael James Scott (Aladdin), Ashley Bro…

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Friday, July 16, 2021

Take a Bow! Elena Holder & Bryson Battle Named 2021 Jimmy Award Winners by Caitlin Moynihan

Give a standing ovation to the winners of the 2021 Jimmy Awards! Elena Holder and Bryson Battle were crowned champions at the annual ceremony on July 15. Corbin Bleu hosted the event along w…

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Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Odds & Ends: Will Arbery World Premiere & More Set for Playwrights Horizons Season by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. New Will Arbery Play & More Set for Playwrights Horizons Season Playwrights Horizons’ new artistic director Adam Gree…

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Santino Fontana & Thomas Sadoski to Star in Short Film Based on the Play Stalking the Bogeyman by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Santino Fontana and Tony nominee Thomas Sadoski will star in the upcoming short film adaptation of Stalking the Bogeyman. Based on the true story by David Holthouse as first told…

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KPOP, New Staging of Rent & More Announced for Washington D.C.'s Signature Theatre's Upcoming Season by Caitlin Moynihan

Washington D.C.'s Signature Theatre has announced the lineup for its upcoming 2021-2022 season. Signature will present the pre-Broadway engagement of KPOP, The Broadway Musical at The Anthe…

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Tina Satter's Is This a Room and Lucas Hnath's Dana H. to Play in Rep on Broadway This Fall by Caitlin Moynihan

Two new American plays will have their Broadway debuts this fall. Tina Satter's Is This a Room and Lucas Hnath's Dana H. will play in repertoire at the Lyceum Theatre. Is This a Room will be…

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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Mo Rocca, Alfie Fuller, Brooks Ashmanskas, Ann Harada & More to Star in Douglas Carter Beane's Fairycakes Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Fairycakes, a new play by five time Tony Award-nominee Douglas Carter Beane, will have its world premiere at off-Broadway's Greenwich House Theater this fall. The comedy, directed by Beane, …

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New York City Center Announces Dates For Upcoming Season; Encores! Lineup Confirmed by Caitlin Moynihan

New York City Center has announced updates for its upcoming 2021-22 season. This marks the return of in-person performances since the theater closed to public in March 2020 due to the pandem…

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Hamilton Stars Nab 2021 Emmy Nominations; Mj Rodriguez, Billy Porter & More Get Nods by Caitlin Moynihan

The 73rd Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced on July 13 by father-daughter duo Ron and Jasmine Cephas Jones and a slew of Broadway stars are among the nominees. The awards ceremo…

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Cast Set for the West End Return of Tom Stoppard’s Olivier-Winning Leopoldstadt by Caitlin Moynihan

Tom Stoppard’s Olivier-winning Leopoldstadt has announced casting. As previously announced, the play will resume West End performances at Wyndham’s Theatre beginning on August 7. Patri…

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Monday, July 12, 2021

Jennifer Lopez Partners with Skydance and Concord to Develop Musical Projects by Caitlin Moynihan

Jennifer Lopez is bringing her star power to musicals! Lopez and her Nuyorican Productions has partnered with Skydance and Concord Theatricals to develop a slew of original projects based on…

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Broadway Photographer Matthew Murphy on Creating Tap Dance Stamps for the USPS: 'They Really Let Me Run With It!' by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway photographer and frequent collaborator Matthew Murphy is going postal! Murphy is helping to deliver a new series of commemorative stamps for the United States Postal S…

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Pushes Up Broadway Return Date; Tickets Now on Sale by Caitlin Moynihan

Grab your time-turner because Jack Thorne and John Tiffany's Tony-winning Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has moved up its Broadway return. Originally announced to resume performances at…

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Emmy Winners Uzo Aduba and Ron Cephas Jones to Star in Clyde's on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting has been announced for Lynn Nottage's new Broadway play Clyde's. Emmy winners Uzo Aduba and Ron Cephas Jones will star in the production along with Kara Young and Reza Salazar. As p…

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Friday, July 9, 2021

Paul Huntley, Legendary Tony-Winning Wig Designer, Dies at 89 by Caitlin Moynihan

Paul Huntley, the beloved Tony-winning wig designer, died on July 9 in his London home after suffering a short illness. He was 89. Born in London on July 2, 1933, Huntley had over 100 Broad…

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Tony Winner LaChanze Will Star in Trouble in Mind on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Alice Childress’ acclaimed 1955 play Trouble in Mind has found its star. Tony winner LaChanze will lead the company in the play's Broadway premiere, which will begin at the American Airli…

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Thursday, July 8, 2021

Watch the First Trailer for Disney's Encanto, Featuring New Songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda by Caitlin Moynihan

Bienvenidos! The first trailer for Disney's Encanto is finally here. Featuring new songs from Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda, Encanto is set in Colombia and tells the story of a magical fami…

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Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Odds & Ends: Billy Porter's Gospel Musical Sanctuary to Stream This Summer & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Billy Porter's Gospel Musical Sanctuary to Stream this Summer Sanctuary, the new gosepl musical written by Tony winner Bill…

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Oscar Winner Bill Condon to Direct Guys and Dolls Movie Remake by Caitlin Moynihan

Oscar-winning director Bill Condon is getting ready to rock the boat! According to Deadline, Condon is set to direct the upcoming Guys and Dolls movie remake at TriStar Pictures. The projec…

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