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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Test Your Disney on Broadway Knowledge With This Jeopardy! Category by Dan Meyer

The November 20 episode celebrated the 25th anniversary of Disney on Broadway with an entire category of five clues.

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Watch Tony Winners Idina Menzel and James Corden Have a Sing-Off for the Lead in Crosswalk the Musical: Frozen by Dan Meyer

Jonathan Groff, Kristen Bell, and Josh Gad spoke up after the late night host tried to steal the lead.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Casts of Hadestown, Oklahoma!, Beetlejuice, More Sing on Carols for a Cure: Volume 21 by Dan Meyer

The 18-track holiday album benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Why Is Josh Gad’s Idina Menzel Impression Cockney? by Dan Meyer

The Tony nominee and voice of Frozen 2’s Olaf does his best to emulate the Rent and Wicked star.

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Casting Complete for World Premiere of Tom Stoppard’s Leopoldstadt by Dan Meyer

The play begins performances January 25, 2020, at the Wyndham’s Theatre in London.

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What Does Barbra Streisand Think of Kristin Chenoweth’s Cover of ‘The Way We Were’? by Dan Meyer

The Wicked star also revealed the best and worst parts of working on Broadway while on Watch What Happens Live.

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Watch the Cast of David Byrne’s American Utopia Perform ‘Road to Nowhere’ by Dan Meyer

The Talking Heads frontman also taught Jimmy Fallon a few Broadway dance moves.

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What Did London Critics Think of Dear Evan Hansen in the West End? by Dan Meyer

The production opened at the Noël Coward Theatre November 19.

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Timothée Chalamet and Eileen Atkins to Star in London Staging of 4000 Miles by Dan Meyer

Matthew Warchus will direct Amy Herzog’s Pulitzer Prize finalist at the Old Vic.

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Einstein’s Dreams Opens Off-Broadway November 20 at 59E59 Theaters by Dan Meyer

The Band Visit’s Zal Owen stars as the engineering genius before he entered the cultural zeitgeist.

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Confidence (and the Speech) Opens November 20 at Theatre Row Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

Susan Lambert Hatem’s play stars April Armstrong as U.S. President Jimmy Carter.

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Get Into the Holiday Spirit With Lea Michele’s ‘Christmas in New York’ Music Video by Dan Meyer

The Broadway star also set dates for a string of New York City holiday concerts.

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Tony Winner Idina Menzel to Perform at N.Y.C.’s Saks Fifth Avenue Holiday Window Unveiling by Dan Meyer

The Frozen 2 star sing from the upcoming Disney sequel and her new album Christmas: A Season of Love.

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Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel, Leslie Odom Jr., Vanessa Williams, and More...See Who’s Visiting Your Hometown This Holiday Season by Dan Meyer

Over a dozen Broadway favorites are bringing their festive concerts to theatres across America this winter.

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Tony Nominees Kerry Butler, Will Swenson, More Set to Star in Industry Reading of Broadway Vacation by Dan Meyer

The musical is inspired by characters featured in the Warner Bros. Vacation film series made famous by Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo.

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Watch ‘Footprints on the Sand,’ New Music Video for The Prince of Egypt Musical by Dan Meyer

The Stephen Schwartz song is performed by West End star Luke Brady.

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Tony Winner Lillias White and Seth Rudetsky to Perform at The Church of Presidents by Dan Meyer

The duo will perform at the finale of Fair Saturday in Quincy, Massachusetts.

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Alice Fearn and Emma Hatton to Star in Footballers’ Wives - The Musical Showcase by Dan Meyer

The Wicked alums star in the show based on the popular TV series.

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Read Reviews for Key Largo, Starring Andy Garcia, at L.A.'s Geffen Playhouse by Dan Meyer

The Doug Hughes-helmed production began performances November 6.

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Sunday, November 17, 2019

What Do Critics Think of The Inheritance on Broadway? by Dan Meyer

The Matthew Lopez play opened November 17, starring Andrew Burnap, John Benjamin Hickey, Samuel H. Levine, and Kyle Soller.

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Watch Karen Olivo and Aaron Tveit Perform ‘Your Song’ From Moulin Rouge! by Dan Meyer

The stars also sat down with Stephen Colbert to talk about Satine’s swinging entrance, the show’s music, and Nicole Kidman.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Read the Reviews for Evita at New York City Center by Dan Meyer

The gala presentation began November 13 with Solea Pfeiffer and Maia Reficco splitting the title role.

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Memorial Celebration for Director and Producer Harold Prince Will Be Held at Broadway’s Majestic Theatre by Dan Meyer

Friends, family, and the theatre community will honor the late 21-time Tony Award recipient.

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Watch How Winter Transforms the St. James Theatre Stage at Broadway’s Frozen by Dan Meyer

The Disney musical casts a magic spell over audiences eight times a week.

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Isabella Rossellini, Robert Creighton, and Mary Bacon to Star in Industry Reading of Up and Down by Dan Meyer

The piece, written by Stephen Lloyd Helper, will be presented at Manhattan Theatre Club Studios.

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Stefano Massini’s The Lehman Trilogy Novel Will Be Published in the U.S. by Dan Meyer

The playwright’s book adaptation will follow the Broadway debut of the saga that takes place over 150 years.

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Frozen 2 Soundtrack Out November 15 by Dan Meyer

The album is released one week ahead of the film’s November 22 debut.

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Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling to Host Waitress Cast Album Karaoke by Dan Meyer

The returning stars will co-host the event after a December 2 evening performance at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Pride Plays Will Return to Rattlestick Playwrights Theater in 2020 by Dan Meyer

Co-produced by Michael Urie and Doug Nevin, and directed by Nick Mayo, the festival showcases work by LGBTQ+ artists.

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Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation Sets Closing Date Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

The musical theatre spoof from Gerard Alessandrini is currently running at The Triad.

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Mamie Parris, Justin Keyes, More Will Star in Anything Can Happen in the Theater: The Musical World of Maury Yeston Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

Performances of the York Theatre Company production begin November 26.

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