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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Watch Les Miz Tour Javert Preston Truman Boyd's Luminous Performance of 'Stars' by Lindsey Sullivan

Preston Truman Boyd is currently on the road playing Inspector Javert on the national tour of Les Misérables, but this isn't his first time taking on Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönb…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Michael Urie Almost Became a Drama Teacher, Now He's Playing One in Grand Horizons by Lindsey Sullivan

You can’t deny that Michael Urie is dedicated to his craft. This past December, he was pulling double duty: While performing in Tony Kushner's A Bright Room Called Day off-Broadway at t…

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Watch Meghan Picerno Pay Tribute to Hal Prince in ‘Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again’ From Phantom of the Opera by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway’s longest-running show, The Phantom of the Opera, celebrates 32 years on the boards on January 26. Set to Andrew Lloyd Webber’s epic score, the story of a mysterious masked ma…

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Friday, January 3, 2020

To Kill a Mockingbird's Nina Grollman on Playing Both Scout and Her Pop Alter Ego Softee by Lindsey Sullivan

Nina Grollman in To Kill a Mockingbird (Photo by Julieta Cervantes) Nina Grollman has come a long way from her second grade production of The Magic School Bus in Fargo, North Dakota. She g…

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Watch the Broadway Inspirational Voices' Revolutionary Rendition of 'The Room Where It Happens' from Hamilton by Lindsey Sullivan

We wish we'd been in this room! Luckily, theater fans can see the incredibly talented vocal stylings of the Broadway Inspirational Voices in a brand new video where they take on the Hamilton…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Breaks the Imperial Theatre Box Office Record by Lindsey Sullivan

The weather may be chilly, but Ain't Too Proud is certainly heating up Broadway. The production set a new box office record at the Imperial Theatre for the week ending December 8 with $1,710…

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Odds & Ends: Jonathan Groff Joins The Matrix, Aladdin Live-Action Film to Receive Spinoff Series & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Two-Time Tony Nominee Jonathan Groff Tapped for The Matrix 4 From Mindhunter to The Matrix! Two-time Tony nom…

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See Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff, Josh Groban & More Step Out for New York Stage & Film's 2019 Winter Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

A starry lineup of performers and presenters toasted honorees Tom Hulce and Diana DiMenna at New York Stage and Film's winter gala at the Ziegfeld Ballroom on December 8. Lea Michele and Jon…

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Watch Jeanna de Waal Belt Out 'If' from the Princess Diana Musical, Diana by Lindsey Sullivan

Hear ye, hear ye! Jeanna de Waal, who is gearing up to star as the iconic Princess Diana in the Broadway-bound musical Diana, joined forces with the show's music man David Bryan to offer a t…

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They Love Play Rehearsal! Scott Folan, Blake Patrick Anderson & More Set for London's Be More Chill by Lindsey Sullivan

The highly anticipated London transfer of Be More Chill has found its casting! The lead roles of BFFs Jeremy Heere and Michael Mell will be played by Scott Folan and Blake Patrick Anderson, …

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Arielle Jacobs, Jason Gotay, Julia Murney & More Join Between the Lines Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting has been announced for Between the Lines, a new musical based on the acclaimed novel by Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer. Arielle Jacobs will star in the off-Broadway …

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Ramin Karimloo & More Tapped for The Secret Garden at the London Palladium by Lindsey Sullivan

Theater fans love a chance to see Ramin Karimloo onstage! Concert performances of the Tony-winning musical The Secret Garden will take place at the London Palladium on April 4, 2020. The cas…

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Ben Platt, Cynthia Erivo, Billy Porter, Andrew Lloyd Webber & More Earn 2020 Golden Globe Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Nominations are here for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 2020 Golden Globe Awards! A talented group of theater alums are among the list of creatives set to be recognized at the ce…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

See Alanis Morissette & the Cast of Jagged Little Pill Get Reflective in These Exclusive Portraits by Lindsey Sullivan

The Alanis Morissette-scored musical Jagged Little Pill opened on December 5 at the Broadhurst Theatre. This isn't a biomusical about the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter but an evocative lo…

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See Blair Underwood, David Alan Grier & the Cast of A Soldier's Play Gear Up for Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize-winning A Soldier's Play is set to make its Broadway premiere at the American Airlines Theatre this season. The drama stars David Alan Grier as a black serg…

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See Tom Hiddleston Celebrate a Successful Run in Betrayal with a Sardi's Caricature by Lindsey Sullivan

Betrayal is scheduled to end its run at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on December 8, but the cast had a reason to celebrate on December 5. Tom Hiddleston joined the ranks of Broadway luminar…

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Baby Songwriters David Shire & Richard Maltby Jr. Visit Alice Ripley & Cast of New Production by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Alice Ripley and the cast of Out of the Box Theatrics' production of Baby were in for a treat on December 5. The charming musical officially begins performances on December 6, an…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

See Andrew Barth Feldman & the Cast of Dear Evan Hansen Celebrate Three Years on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Though Dear Evan Hansen typically has audience members reaching for their tissues by the show's emotional finale, the Broadway company of the show had a reason to smile big on December 4. T…

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You Oughta Take a First Look at These Photos from Jagged Little Pill on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The first look at Jagged Little Pill on Broadway is here! Directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, the production features the music of singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette and stars Elizabeth …

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Pure Magic! Here's a First Look at The Illusionists—Magic of the Holidays on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Illusionists are giving a whole new meaning to holiday magic this season. The performers are wowing audiences in their latest show The Illusionists—Magic of the Holidays, which is play…

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You Learn! Jagged Little Pill Star Elizabeth Stanley on Coming into Her Own as a Broadway Leading Lady by Lindsey Sullivan

Sean Allan Krill and Elizabeth Stanley in "Jagged Little Pill" (Photo: Matthew Murphy) Elizabeth Stanley has showcased her talents on Broadway with featured roles in Company, Cry-Baby, Mi…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Les Miz Heads to the Movies! See the Cast of the Staged Concert Gear Up for Upcoming Screenings by Lindsey Sullivan

Can you hear the people sing? They certainly will be when Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular staged concert version of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Les Misérables arrives…

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Saturday, November 30, 2019

The Cats Movie, Harry Connick Jr.'s Broadway Return & More December Picks from the Staff by Lindsey Sullivan

Thanksgiving is over, and what better way to chill out after all of that cooking (and eating!) than by planning what you want to see this holiday season? There are some wonderful theatrical …

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Bloody, Bloody Bold Career of Beetlejuice and Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers by Lindsey Sullivan

Alex Timbers is a man in demand. He has had a hand in three currently running (and wildly different) Broadway shows: Moulin Rouge! Beetlejuice, both of which he directed and American Uto…

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Let It Snow! Exclusive Portraits from Opening Night of A Christmas Carol by Lindsey Sullivan

A new adaptation of Charles Dickens' holiday masterpiece A Christmas Carol opened on November 20 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. Adapted by Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's Tony-winning scr…

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Jonathan Groff on Truly Geeking Out in Little Shop of Horrors, Frozen 2’s Depth, Mindhunter Bros & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Jonathan Groff and Lea Michele in Spring Awakening (Photo by Monique Carboni) Jonathan Groff first made audiences swoon as the dreamy intellectual Melchior Gabor in Spring Awakening in 200…

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Back to the Diner! See Katharine McPhee Prep for Waitress Return by Lindsey Sullivan

Let her be your star—again! As previously reported, Katharine McPhee is getting ready to head back to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to reprise her performance as Jenna in the Sara Bareilles …

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The Man Behind the Mask: Meet Andrew Nelson, The Phantom of the Opera’s Dresser by Lindsey Sullivan

Ben Crawford in The Phantom of the Opera (Photo by Matthew Murphy) Broadway’s longest-running show The Phantom of the Opera centers on a mysterious masked man who haunts the Paris Opera …

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

See Tony Winner Idina Menzel Receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame by Lindsey Sullivan

We know she's Queen of Oz, Queen of Broadway and Queen of Arendelle—now she's Queen of Hollywood! Wicked Tony winner and Frozen favorite Idina Menzel joined the ranks of stage and screen g…

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See Angela Lansbury & More Stars Bow in the Roundabout's The Importance of Being Earnest Benefit by Lindsey Sullivan

The Roundabout Theatre Company's one-night benefit staging of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest was certainly talent-packed! Five-time Tony winner Angela Lansbury starred as Lady…

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See the Stars of The Inheritance Make Memories on Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway company of The Inheritance celebrated its opening night at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on November 17. The two-part play includes an ensemble of talented actors, including John…

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