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The Band's Visit Star Katrina Lenk on Nail Care for the Tony Awards & the 'Whoa' Experience of Her New Co-Star

The Band's Visit Star Katrina Lenk on Nail Care for the Tony Awards & the 'Whoa' Experience of Her New Co-Star

Katrina Lenk has appeared on Broadway in Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Once and Indecent, and, of course, her Tony-winning turn as Dina in The Band's Visit. What began as a small off-Broadway production based on a barely known 2007 Isreali movie of the same name, The Band's Visit has turned into one of the most highly acclaimed musicals in recent memory, winning ...

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NBC Sets May 2019 Air Date for Hair Live!; Diane Paulus to Co-Direct

NBC Sets May 2019 Air Date for Hair Live!; Diane Paulus to Co-Direct

Mark your calendar! The eagerly anticipated live TV presentation of Hair will arrive on NBC on May 19, 2019. Tony winner Diane Paulus, who helmed the Tony-winning 2009 Broadway revival, has signed on to co-direct the small-screen musical alongside Alex Rudzinski, who will serve as live television director as he did for Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, which just ...

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The Broadway.com Show: Michael Mayer & Spencer Liff on Creating the Fab, Fun Head Over Heels

The Broadway.com Show: Michael Mayer & Spencer Liff on Creating the Fab, Fun Head Over Heels

Watch Head Over Heels director Michael Mayer and choreographer Spencer Liff chat about their collaboration and creative process for this fresh, fab, fun new musical

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Cats Film Nabs Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen & Taylor Swift

Cats Film Nabs Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen & Taylor Swift

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson has been cast in the iconic role of Grizabella in the eagerly anticipated film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical Cats, according to Variety. The Broadway alum will sing "Memory" in the new film, which is expected to start filming this November. Additional roles in the movie musical will be performed by Tony winners James ...

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Pretty Woman: The Musical Arrives on Broadway; Cast Album Announced

Pretty Woman: The Musical Arrives on Broadway; Cast Album Announced

Mercy! Pretty Woman: The Musical, the new stage show based on the hit 1990 film, begins previews at the Nederlander Theatre on July 20. Jerry Mitchell directs and choreographs the production, which is scheduled to open on August 16. The musical has also announced an original cast album, featuring the original score of Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance, to be released ...

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Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Releases Original Cast Album

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Releases Original Cast Album

Get ready for some hot stuff! Republic Records releases the original cast album for Summer: The Donna Summer Musical today. The talent-packed recording is available through all digital retailers.

Summer features Tony winner LaChanze, Tony nominee (and Broadway.com vlogger) Ariana DeBose and talented newcomer Storm Lever portraying music icon Donna Summer at different points throughout her life. The musical ...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Direct Film Adaptation of Jonathan Larson's Tick, Tick...Boom!

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Direct Film Adaptation of Jonathan Larson's Tick, Tick...Boom!

Clear the runway! Lin-Manuel Miranda is making theater nerds' dreams come true yet again. The mastermind behind Hamilton and In the Heights has signed on to direct a feature film adaptation of Tick, Tick...Boom!, the cult-favorite first musical of late Rent creator Jonathan Larson. Steven Levenson, the Tony-winning book writer of Dear Evan Hansen, is crafting the screenplay, with ...

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Tony Winner Bruce Springsteen's Broadway Hit Springsteen on Broadway to Arrive on Netflix

Tony Winner Bruce Springsteen's Broadway Hit Springsteen on Broadway to Arrive on Netflix

Springsteen on Broadway, the mega-hit Broadway concert engagement that netted a Special 2018 Tony Award for iconic music maker Bruce Springsteen, will launch globally on Netflix on December 15—which will also mark the final night of the show's sold-out 236-performance run at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Broadway.

Springsteen's acclaimed solo show began previews on October 3, 2017 and officially ...

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Watch Fabulous, Fun Clips from Head Over Heels, Featuring the Songs of The Go-Go's

Watch Fabulous, Fun Clips from Head Over Heels, Featuring the Songs of The Go-Go's

Get a first look at the new musical comedy Head Over Heels!

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One Jump Ahead! Tickets Now On Sale for the Tour of Disney's Aladdin in Atlanta

One Jump Ahead! Tickets Now On Sale for the Tour of Disney's Aladdin in Atlanta

Let them share this whole new world with you! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of Aladdin in Atlanta. Disney's blockbuster Broadway musical, starring Clinton Greenspan as Aladdin and Lissa deGuzman as Jasmine, will play the Fox Theatre from September 12 through September 23.

In addition to Greenspan and deGuzman, the cast of the Aladdin tour includes ...

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Cursed Child Producer Sonia Friedman on Being a Super Fan, Choosing the Right Projects & Constantly Falling in Love

Cursed Child Producer Sonia Friedman on Being a Super Fan, Choosing the Right Projects & Constantly Falling in Love

With her production company, Sonia Friedman has developed and produced more than 160 shows in London and New York since 1990, making her one of the most powerful and prolific producers. In Broadway.com’s new series Industry Insider, we talk to the people who make the theater community special, even though they are not center stage.

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Best Day Ever! Tony-Nominated Musical SpongeBob SquarePants Will Make Waves Across the Country

Best Day Ever! Tony-Nominated Musical SpongeBob SquarePants Will Make Waves Across the Country

Let's all do the Bikini Bottom Boogie because SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical is launching a North American tour in fall 2019! The new tuner, co-conceived and directed by Tony nominee Tina Landau and based on the hit Nickelodeon cartoon, was nominated for 12 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, and 10 Broadway.com Audience Choice ...

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Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 7: Super Special Guest Pie

Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 7: Super Special Guest Pie

Waitress tour star Desi Oakley plays Two Truths and a Pie, celebrates a cast member's birthday, interviews a very special guest and more!

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Get Inside the 2018 Jimmy Awards with These Party Photos of Ari'el Stachel, the Winners & More

Get Inside the 2018 Jimmy Awards with These Party Photos of Ari'el Stachel, the Winners & More

The 10th Annual Jimmy Awards took place on June 25 at the Minskoff Theatre, current home to The Lion King, and we're still celebrating all the winners. The Jimmy Awards, also known as National High School Musical Theatre Awards, is basically the Tonys for high school students. This year, more than 80 students competed and two were awarded the Best Actor ...

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Cats Movie to Start Shooting in November; Wayne McGregor Signs On as Choreographer

Cats Movie to Start Shooting in November; Wayne McGregor Signs On as Choreographer

Speculations about a big-screen adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats will be a mere memory later this year, when the movie is slated to officially begin filming, The Stage reports. The Royal Ballet's Wayne McGregor, movement director of Lloyd Webber's The Woman in White on Broadway, has been named choreographer of the previously reported film.

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Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber & James Corden Mashup Phantom, Cats & Evita in a Hilarious Crosswalk the Musical

Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber & James Corden Mashup Phantom, Cats & Evita in a Hilarious Crosswalk the Musical

Crosswalk the Musical is back, and this one just might be the most epic. Fresh off his Lifetime Achievement Tony Award win, iconic composer Andrew Lloyd Webber joined Tony winner James Corden for a new episode of The Late Late Show's beloved musical segment with a one-of-a-kind tribute to some of the songwriter's most loved shows. Sing along with ...

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New Musical Based on the Life of Michael Jackson Will Premiere on Broadway in 2020

New Musical Based on the Life of Michael Jackson Will Premiere on Broadway in 2020

A new musical framed around the life and music of the late singer-songwriter Michael Jackson is currently in development, Columbia Live Stage and The Michael Jackson Estate have announced. The stage show is expected to arrive on Broadway in 2020.

The currently untitled musical will feature a book by two-time Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage (Sweat) and a score made up of ...

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Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 6: Birthday Bonanza Pie

Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 6: Birthday Bonanza Pie

Waitress tour star Desi Oakley celebrates her birthday, goes out for a genuine Tennessee breakfast, watches the Tonys and more!

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Broadway Across America Report: Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Frozen & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Frozen & More Tour Buzz

National Editor Ryan Lee Gilbert and SiriusXM On Broadway's Julie James discuss the latest news about all of your favorite—and upcoming—touring productions.

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Wish Granted! Trevor Dion Nicholas Will Join the North American Tour of Disney's Aladdin

Wish Granted! Trevor Dion Nicholas Will Join the North American Tour of Disney's Aladdin

Trevor Dion Nicholas, who's played the Genie in the London production of Disney's Aladdin since the musical opened in 2016, will join the show’s North American tour for a limited engagement this summer, including a three-week engagement in his hometown of Pittsburgh, before returning to the West End. Nicholas will trade places with current U.S. tour Genie Michael James ...

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Get Inside the Tony Parties! See Stars Paint the Town Red After the 2018 Tony Awards

Get Inside the Tony Parties! See Stars Paint the Town Red After the 2018 Tony Awards

Flashbulbs, bubbly, dancing and rubbing shoulders with recent Tony winners? These are all the ingredients to an incredible night on the town after the 72nd annual Tony Awards! The broadcast from Radio City Music Hall may have ended around 11PM, but  that's when the night is just getting started. From the boisterous Band's Visit party at Bryant Park Grill to ...

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Relive the 2018 Tony Awards with Broadway.com's Complete Coverage!

Relive the 2018 Tony Awards with Broadway.com's Complete Coverage!

The 72nd Annual Tony Awards are over, but that’s no reason to stop celebrating! Catch up on all of our Broadway.com coverage of the 2018 Tonys.

The Band's Visit and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Top 2018 Tony Award Winners
The full list of the winners of the 2018 Tony Awards.

De Niro's Trump Talk, Josh Groban's Waitress ...

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Watch Beautiful's Melissa Benoist Channel Carole King with a Soulful 'I Feel the Earth Move'

Watch Beautiful's Melissa Benoist Channel Carole King with a Soulful 'I Feel the Earth Move'

Glee alum Melissa Benoist went back to her musical roots on June 7 when she kicked off a Broadway-debut run in the title role of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. The Supergirl star sampled her performance for TV audiences on the June 11 episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan, serving up a dynamic performance of King's fan-favorite hit "I ...

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Toast Broadway's Best Stars & Shows at the 2018 Tony Awards

Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Toast Broadway's Best Stars & Shows at the 2018 Tony Awards

The 72nd Annual Tony Awards telecast was one of the most delightful in recent memory. Led by theater-loving emcees Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban, the Tonys ceremony featured a quirky style of humor and moving sentiment unique to Broadway's biggest night.

With triumphs spread across acclaimed new works and innovative revivals, Broadway fans of all theater tastes had plenty of reason ...

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De Niro’s Trump Talk, Josh Groban's Waitress Audition & Other Memorable Moments from the 2018 Tony Awards

De Niro’s Trump Talk, Josh Groban's Waitress Audition & Other Memorable Moments from the 2018 Tony Awards

The 2018 Tony Awards are officially over! June 10 was a night of emotional speeches, political shoutouts, unforgettable performances and many a trip to the podium for The Band’s Visit. Broadway.com’s Ryan Casey illustrated some of the most memorable moments from the night! Go ahead—enjoy those viewing party leftovers, stay in those sweatpants for as long as possible and relive ...

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