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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Wish Granted! Watch This Epic Trailer for Disney's Live-Action Aladdin by Lindsey Sullivan

The Grammys may be music's biggest night, but it's becoming a shining, shimmering, splendid one for theater fans. A trailer for the highly anticipated live-action version of Ala…

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The Band's Visit Wins 2019 Grammy Award; Hugh Jackman Nabs First Grammy for The Greatest Showman by Lindsey Sullivan

It's already shaping up to be an awesome Grammy Awards! The Band's Visit cast recording took home the 2019 Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album on February 10. The album beat out re…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Choir Boy’s Jeremy Pope on Pulling Double Duty in Ain’t Too Proud, His Dream Biscuits & Butterbeer Diet & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Jeremy Pope (Photos: Caitlin McNaney for Broadway.com) Jeremy Pope in Choir Boy (Photo by Joan Marcus) Get ready, ‘cause here he comes! Rising star Jeremy Pope is making his Broad…

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Head Down the Rabbit Hole for a First Look at Alice by Heart Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Alice by Heart, a new musical that features a book by Jessie Nelson and Steven Sater and a score by Spring Awakening collaborators Sater and Duncan Sheik, is playing off-Broadway in The…

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Head Down the Rabbit Hole for a First Look at Duncan Sheik & Steven Sater's Alice by Heart Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Alice by Heart, a new musical that features a book by Jessie Nelson and Steven Sater and a score by Spring Awakening collaborators Sater and Duncan Sheik, is playing off-Broadway in The…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Oscar Bait! Here's Your First Look at Cynthia Erivo in the Harriet Tubman Biopic Harriet by Lindsey Sullivan

She's beautiful, and she's here! As previously reported, after recent screen successes in Widows and Bad Times at the El Royale, The Color Purple Tony winner Cynthia Erivo will …

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A Monster of a Milestone! King Kong's Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

King Kong celebrated a milestone at the Broadway Theatre on February 6: 100 performances! Stars Eric William Morris, vlogger Christiani Pitts and Erik Lochtefeld as well as director/cho…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Merrily We Roll Along New Musical Premieres & More February Save-the-Date Picks to Love by Lindsey Sullivan

February is here, and we are positively smitten with the theatrical offerings this month. With Fiasco Theater’s reimagining of Merrily We Roll Along as well as new musicals Superh…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wunderbar! Kelli O'Hara and Will Chase Lead First Kiss Me, Kate Cast Portrait by Lindsey Sullivan

Another op'nin,' another show! Kiss Me, Kate is scheduled to begin performances at Studio 54 on February 14. On top of brushing up their Shakespeare and dancing through "Too Dar…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Over the Moon for Rent! Check Out These Amazing Collages Inspired by the Telecast by Lindsey Sullivan

We're still buzzing about Fox's thrilling presentation of Jonathan Larson's award-winning musical Rent! The telecast was an amazing chance for Rentheads to fall in love with…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Welcome to the Land of Lola, Tiki Barber! Check Out the Football Legend's First Bow in Kinky Boots by Lindsey Sullivan

Touchdown! Tiki Barber, the former football running back who played for the New York Giants for 10 seasons, officially made his Broadway debut as Don in Kinky Boots on January 18 at the Al H…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Listen to Ariana Grande, Jay-Z & More Sample Broadway Smashes in Their Hit Songs by Lindsey Sullivan

This is a GREAT new music Friday for Broadway fans, and we're not just talking about the awesome "Seasons of Love" track release from Fox's forthcoming live broadcast on Ja…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Exclusive Portraits of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. & More from Hamilton in Puerto Rico by Lindsey Sullivan

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical Hamilton officially opened at Puerto Rico's Luis A. Ferré Performing Arts Center on January 11, and the stars celebrated the big nigh…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

See Kate Baldwin, Bryce Pinkham & More Prep for Superhero's Off-Broadway Bow by Lindsey Sullivan

The cast and creative team of the the world premiere musical Superhero gave the press a sneak peek at the production on January 16 at Green Room 42. The musical, which centers on a fractured…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Andrew Barth Feldman on Keeping His Dear Evan Hansen Casting News a Secret: 'I Lied for Months' by Lindsey Sullivan

Andrew Barth Feldman, the 16-year-old high-school junior who triumphed at the 2018 Jimmy Awards, is gearing up for his Broadway debut. As previously reported, the young talent is set to begi…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

MCC Theater Celebrates the Opening of the Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space by Lindsey Sullivan

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has a new midtown home! The venue celebrated its official opening on January 9. Its namesake honors cultural, environmental and preservation philanthropist Rob…

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MCC Theater Celebrates the Opening of the Robert W. Wilson Theater Space by Lindsey Sullivan

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has a new midtown home! The venue celebrated its official opening on January 9. Its namesake honors cultural, environmental and preservation philanthropist Rob…

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Jeremy Pope & the Cast of Choir Boy Celebrate a Divine Broadway Opening by Lindsey Sullivan

Praise be! After an acclaimed run off-off-Broadway in 2013, Moonlight Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney's Choir Boy officially bowed on the Great White Way on January 8. Click through t…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

See Gavin Creel & Sara Bareilles Take Their First Bow Together in Broadway's Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

It's a bad great idea, these two! Songwriter Sara Bareilles returned to the stage in Waitress on January 7 alongside her offstage buddy and Tony winner Gavin Creel, who is stepping into …

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Brian d’Arcy James, Shuler Hensley, Blair Brown & More Tapped for The Ferryman by Lindsey Sullivan

A slew of Broadway alums will be gathering around the Carney family table! Jez Butterworth's acclaimed play The Ferryman will welcome a number of new cast members to the company on Febru…

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Monday, December 31, 2018

Broadway.com Readers Vote Mean Girls as Their Top Show of 2018! See What Others Made the Top 10 List by Lindsey Sullivan

Now this news is fetch! We asked Broadway.com fans to vote for their favorite Great White Way production of 2018, and Mean Girls took the top spot! The production and its talented stars have…

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Saturday, December 29, 2018

Best of the Rest! What Else the Broadway.com Staff Loved in 2018 by Lindsey Sullivan

The year is almost at a close. In addition to an endless amount of holiday parties and last-minute gift shopping, we've also spent our time at the end of 2018 reading up on best-of-the y…

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Friday, December 28, 2018

The Prom's Christopher Sieber Adds Disco Flair to Star Wars & More on Side by Side by Lindsey Sullivan

Christopher Sieber in The Prom (Photo by Deen van Meer) Two-time Tony nominee Christopher Sieber is playing cater waiter turned Broadway activist Trent Oliver (did he mention he went to Ju…

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2018 Wrap-Up: Choose Your Favorite Broadway Show of the Year! by Lindsey Sullivan

The presents are unwrapped, the bubbly is chilling and the New Years Eve party snacks are all ready. The most important thing to do before the ball drops on the last night of 2018? Pick your…

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Friday, December 21, 2018

The New One’s Mike Birbiglia on Touring Insanity, Eating Broadway Stars & More on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell by Lindsey Sullivan

Mike Birbiglia in The New One (Photo by Joan Marcus) Comedian Mike Birbiglia is making his Broadway debut in The New One, his latest solo show playing at the Cort Theatre through January 2…

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The Prom's Christopher Sieber Adds a Dash of Disco Flair to Star Wars, Plays Skee Ball & More on Side by Side by Lindsey Sullivan

Christopher Sieber in The Prom (Photo by Deen van Meer) Two-time Tony nominee Christopher Sieber is playing cater waiter turned Broadway activist Trent Oliver (did he mention he went to Ju…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Viva La Vie Boheme! Exclusive Photos from the Rent Live! Rehearsal Room by Lindsey Sullivan

Everything is Rent! Are you counting down the days to Fox's broadcast of Rent Live! on January 27, 2019? We totally are! Lucky for us, we have an exclusive sneak peek into the Rent Live!…

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Mean Girls' Erika Henningsen Digs into Donuts, Drops a Beat & More on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell by Lindsey Sullivan

Erika Henningsen in Mean Girls (Photo by Joan Marcus) Broadway.com vlogger and Star of the Year nominee Erika Henningsen is playing Cady Heron in Tina Fey's Tony-nominated musical come…

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Anastasia Newcomer Cody Simpson on the YouTube Video That Rocketed Him to Fame & His Fervent Fans by Lindsey Sullivan

Cody Simpson in Anastasia (Photo by Evan Zimmerman) Cody Simpson recently made his Broadway debut at the Broadhurst Theatre as Dmitry in Anastasia. The Australian native is no stranger to …

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All Rise! See Who Turned Out for To Kill a Mockingbird's Star-Studded Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

The highly anticipated stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird opened at Broadway's Shubert Theatre on December 13. The world premiere features …

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Who Will Be the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year? Vote Now! by Lindsey Sullivan

The halls are decked, the Christmas cookies are frosted (and let’s be honest—taste-tested!) and “best of the year” props are being handed out left and right. Well now…

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