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Monday, February 18, 2019

Broadway on TV: Ben Platt, Daveed Diggs & More for Week of February 18, 2019 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of February 18, 2019

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Oh We Just Can't Wait! Everything We Know About the Live-Action THE LION KING by TV News Desk

One of the most highly anticipated films of 2019 is Disney's live action adaptation of their hit film turned musical, 'The Lion King.'Jon Favreau is directing anew take on Disney's 1994 clas…

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Disney+ Begins Production on HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES by TV News Desk

Production is underway in Salt Lake City, Utah, on the highly anticipated, innovative and re-invented 'High School Musical The Musical The Series' for Disney, The Walt Disney Company's upcom…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

RUTHLESS! THE MUSICAL Heads to BroadwayHD by TV News Desk

Mother doesn't always know best as we see from the latest hit theater production to come to BroadwayHD. The 2018 West End production of the award-winning, darkly funny hit,Ruthless The Music…

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THE CLOCKMAKER'S DAUGHTER with Ramin Karimloo, Chrisine Allado Releases Cast Recording by TV News Desk

Auburn Jam Records and David Ball Productions are delighted to release the concept album of Webborn amp Finn's original musical faerytale The Clockmaker's Daughter on February 14th. The accl…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Jane Levy To Star in NBC's Upcoming Musical Comedy Pilot, ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST by TV News Desk

Jane Levyis set to star in NBC'sZoey's Extraordinary Playlistmusical dramedy pilot, according to Deadline. The pilot hails fromJake in Progresscreator Austin Winsberg, Eric and Kim Tannenbau…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Melissa Leo, Andy Mientus Round Out Cast for DOLLY PARTON'S HEARTSTRINGS by TV News Desk

The Dolly music you love, the stories you've been waiting for. Dolly Parton's Heartstrings is an anthology series that showcases the stories, memories, and inspirations behind her most belov…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Guest Star on BROOKLYN NINE-NINE by TV News Desk

Lin-Manuel Miranda will guest star on the NBC comedyBrooklyn Nine-Nine, according to Entertainment Weekly.

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Ahmad Simmons to Play Ben Vereen in FOSSE/VERDON by TV News Desk

Ahmad Simmons took to Instagram to announce the news that he will be playing legendary stage actor Ben Vereen in the FX limited series 'FosseVerdon.'

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LISTEN: THE GREAT COMET's Brittain Ashford Releases Single Featured in SHADOW GIRL by TV News Desk

Brittain Ashford took to Twitter to announce that her single, 'For the First Time' will be featured in the film 'Shadow Girl.' Listen to the single below

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Broadway on TV: Daniel Radcliffe, Josh Groban & More for Week of February 11, 2019 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of February 11, 2019

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Ben Platt Announces North American Tour by TV News Desk

Grammy, TONY, and Emmy Award-winning artist Ben Platt today announces details of his highly anticipated North American headline tour, set to kick off May 3rd at Chicago Theatre in Chicago, I…

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Wins the GRAMMY for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media by TV News Desk

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN has won the GRAMMY for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards

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THE BAND'S VISIT Wins the GRAMMY for Best Musical Theater Album by TV News Desk

The original Broadway cast recording of THE BAND'S VISIT has won the GRAMMY for Best Musical Theater Album at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards

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2019 GRAMMY AWARDS Winners - Updating Live! by TV News Desk

Music's Biggest Night - the GRAMMYs - is here Live from STAPLES Center, and hosted by Alicia Keys, the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast on CBSat 800 p.m. ET500 p.m. PT.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Albert Finney Passes Away at Age 82 by TV News Desk

British actor Albert Finney has passed away atage82 after a short illness, according to the BBC.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

BYE BYE BIRDIE Starring Jason Alexander and Vanessa Williams Heads to BroadwayHD by TV News Desk

It's time to put on a happy face becauseBroadwayHD, the premier streaming service for live theater, is bringing the 1995 Star-Studded TV adaptation of the delightful Broadway musicalBye Bye …

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

LISTEN: Ethan Slater Releases Single 'Richmond Rewrites' by TV News Desk

Ethan Slater has just releasedRichmond Rewrites,the first single from his upcoming project Write Me In.The blues infused song is about one man's night in Virginia, and the way it changed his…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Marc Shaiman to Receive Icon Award at Music Supervisor Awards by TV News Desk

The 9th AnnualGuild of Music SupervisorsAwards will honor composer and lyricistMarc Shaimanwith the Icon Award, according to Variety. The awardstakeplace on February13at the Theatre at Ace H…

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Broadway on TV: Glenn Close, THE BAND'S VISIT, More for Week of February 4, 2019 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of February 4, 2019

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Friday, February 1, 2019

CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND to Air Concert Special Immediately Following Series Finale by TV News Desk

The CW will air a special concert event titled, 'Yes, It's Really Us Singing The 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Concert Special' immediately after the series finale on Friday, April 5 at 900pm ETPT. …

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

UK Version of THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE Heads to BroadwayHD by TV News Desk

The more you see it, the more it becomes one of your favorite things Since making its Broadway debut in 1959, Rodgers and Hammerstein's perennial classic has been embraced by audiences aroun…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Gaumont to Produce Celine Dion Biopic, THE POWER OF LOVE by TV News Desk

French actress and director Valrie Lemercieris set to star in the European Cline Dionbiopic, according to Deadline.

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Corey Hawkins to Play Benny in IN THE HEIGHTS Film by TV News Desk

Corey Hawkins is set to playBenny in Jon M. Chu's feature adaptation ofLin-Manuel Miranda's four-time Tony winning musicalIn the Heightsfor Warner Bros, according to Deadline.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Ben Platt Announces Release Date for Debut Album by TV News Desk

Ben Platt took to Twitter to announce the release of his debut album In the tweet, Platt said, 'With a full heart, I can finally say that my debut album 'Sing To Me Instead' will be out in t…

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Broadway on TV: Alan Cumming, Daniel Radcliffe & More for Week of January 28, 2019 by TV News Desk

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of January28, 2019

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Darren Criss, Glenn Close Among Winners of the 25th Annual SAG AWARDS - Full List! by TV News Desk

The Screen Actors Guild Awards presented its coveted Actor statuettes for the outstanding motion picture and television performances of 2018 at the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, ho…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Jasmine Cephas Jones to Recur On HBO's MRS. FLETCHER by TV News Desk

Jasmine Cephas Jones will join the cast onHBO's upcoming comedy seriesMrs. Fletcher ina recurring role, according to Deadline. The series starsKathryn Hahn and is directed and executive prod…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Daveed Diggs Feature on Utkarsh Ambudkar's New Album by TV News Desk

After much anticipation following his singles Rufio and Kane,Utkarsh Ambudkarreleases his debut album'Vanity'out today.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Santino Fontana Stars in IMPOSSIBLE MONSTERS, Making its World Premiere at the Cinequest Film Festival by TV News Desk

Written and directed by Nathan Catucci,Impossible Monsterswill have its World Premiere at the Cinequest Film Festival on Saturday, March 9, 2019.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

PBS to Air Live From Lincoln Center's Presentation of PIPELINE on February 8 by TV News Desk

In honor of Black History month, the Live from Lincoln Center presentation ofPIPELINEwill airFriday, February 8 at 9 p.m. on PBS.Produced in partnership with BroadwayHD,PIPELINEdepicts a mot…

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