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He's Literally on Fire! Five Reasons Why James Corden Will Nail It as Host of the 2016 Tony Awards

He's Literally on Fire! Five Reasons Why James Corden Will Nail It as Host of the 2016 Tony Awards

James Corden is this year’s man with a plan on Broadway’s biggest night. The Late Late Show host has been tapped to emcee the 70th annual Tony Awards on June 12, and it’s safe to say we’re in for a show full of musicalized irrelevance, some karaoke with the stars and probably a Phantom reference or two. With a Tony ...

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Star Rachel Bloom on Making Karaoke Weird, Broadway Crushes & More

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Star Rachel Bloom on Making Karaoke Weird, Broadway Crushes & More

In the opening shot of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, it's clear Rebecca Bunch is one of us, in fact she's singing her heart out in the ensemble of a summer camp performance of South Pacific. Nine episodes, a giant pretzel and countless original musical numbers (some with Santino Fontana) later, the CW series has become an award-winning, critically acclaimed musical comedy. How often ...

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Broadway Favorite Matthew Morrison on Gratitude, Magic and the Impending 'Cry-Fest' of Leaving Finding Neverland

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through an exit interview with HR about their time at the company. That concept doesn’t exist for Broadway performers, but we love checking in with stars as they finish up a successful run. Broadway favorite and Glee star Matthew Morrison plays J.M. Barrie and tells the ...

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Y'all Got It! Our Favorite Fan Photos from Broadway.com's The Wiz Live! Scavenger Hunt

Another brand new day, another live musical telecast and another Broadway.com Scavenger Hunt! During NBC’s The Wiz Live! on December 3, Broadway.com readers eased on down to Twitter and shared some positively funky shots with us as they watched for all things worthy of #PraiseHands, #Woof and more. Take a look at some of our favorite #WizHunt entries ...

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Everybody Rejoice...and Join Us for Broadway.com's The Wiz Live! Scavenger Hunt!

So you wanted to meet the Wizard? Good, because The Wiz Live! is just hours away! While your heart’s singing joyfully and your fingers are doing some pre-live-tweeting stretches, we have just the thing to make any viewing party real, real, reaaaal to us: Broadway.com’s The Wiz Live! Scavenger Hunt! When you see one of the 12 items in ...

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Frights of Broadway: Have a Show Tune-Filled Halloween with Our Spooky Playlist

Halloween is around the corner, and we’re ready to celebrate with our favorite singing witches, ghosts, demon barbers, murderous prom queens and more. Whether you’re passing out candy to kids or just looking for a reason to belt it out in costume, we’ve got you covered with a playlist replete with terrifying show tunes. Well, they’re not exactly terrifying, but ...

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Video! Watch as Danny Burstein & More Fiddler on the Roof Stars Take on Four Classic Numbers

Fiddler on the Roof comes back to life (see what we did there?) on the Great White Way this fall in a new revival by Bartlett Sher. At a recent press event, headliner Danny Burstein showed off his Tevye alongside his fellow castmates. Check them out below as they rehearse four iconic numbers from the classic musical. Fiddler begins performances ...

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Alex Brightman & the School of Rock Kids Go 360 in Interactive Music Video; Check Out Our Favorite Moments!

No matter which way you turn, you can’t stop the School of Rock! In anticipation of the new musical’s Broadway takeover at the Winter Garden Theatre, composer (that's an understatement) Andrew Lloyd Webber just released an interactive, 360-degree music video of the head-banging number “You’re In the Band,” written by him and lyricist Glenn Slater. Take a look (either ...

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Ease on Down, Belters! Five Rising Stars We'd Love to See Play Dorothy in NBC's The Wiz Live!

NBC will present The Wiz as its latest live telecast on December 3, but there’s only one problem: We still need a Dorothy! Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, director Kenny Leon, choreographer Fatima Robinson and company are leading a search to find their leading lady, hoping to launch an unknown to stardom. In an effort to help—and as an ...

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We Need This Show! 40 Fun Facts in Honor of the 40-Year Anniversary of A Chorus Line

Forty years ago, A Chorus Line, the beloved downtown musical celebrating the lives of Broadway's hard-working dancers, made its way uptown to the spotlights and footlights of Broadway, and the American musical has never been the same. The show, spearheaded by legendary director/choreographer Michael Bennett with music by Marvin Hamlisch and lyrics by Edward Kleban, opened at the ...

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It's Sexy, But It's Hard: Six Rotten! GIFs of Christian Borle from Our 'Hard to Be the Bard' Music Video

The Broadway.com crew stormed Times Square with Tony winner Christian Borle and a bunch of Broadway fanatics to shoot the music video for the Something Rotten! track "Hard to Be the Bard." Check out the exclusive video, and after you've re-watched it at least a few times, take a look at some of our favorite shenanigans from Mr. Shakespeare and his diehards below ...

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Who Is The Sound of Music Tour Star Kerstin Anderson? See the Amazing College Student Before She Becomes Maria

The new national touring production of The Sound of Music is getting ready climb every mountain in the U.S., headlined by a newcomer whose name we just heard for the first time this morning: Kerstin Anderson. Who is she? A Pace University junior who has been plucked directly from her college classes to hit the road with Ben Davis, Ashley Brown ...

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Yes, That's a High Schooler Singing Caroline, or Change! These Six Students Nailed It at the 2015 Jimmy Awards

Our favorite day of the year (well, besides the Tony Awards) was worth the wait: The seventh annual National High School Musical Theatre Awards, also known as the Jimmy Awards, took place on June 29 at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre. 52 talented students from around the country took the stage to showcase the roles that had already won them local awards ...

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LGBT Pride Pool Party! Get Wet and Wild with Six Out Stage Stars

LGBT Pride Pool Party! Get Wet and Wild with Six Out Stage Stars

It’s Pride Week in New York City, and the Big Apple is buzzing with tons of fun events to celebrate LGBT rights, from parades to festivals to sweaty dance parties. Broadway.com got in on the action and threw a Pride pool party on the roof of the Empire Hotel for a crew of awesome out Broadway stars. We snapped sexy shots of the ...

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Tony Roundup! Your Guide to Broadway.com's Complete Coverage of the 2015 Tony Awards

Can’t get enough of the Tony Awards? Neither can we! Relive the big night with this roundup of Broadway.com’s complete coverage. From who wore what to exactly what dance moves Kelli O’Hara busted out, we’ve got you covered!

Fun Home & Curious Incident Top 2015 Tony Awards
Who took the stage and face a tap-dancing playoff? Check out the ...

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Fan Photos! Our Favorite Cry Faces, On-Fleek Hair & More Snapshots From Broadway.com’s #TonyHunt

Thanks to you, the Broadway.com Photo Scavenger Hunt was a huge success! We had so much fun retweeting your silly snapshots during the ceremony, and it looks like you had a blast taking snaps of your TV screen. From a bald Kristin Chenoweth emerging from Alan Cumming’s dress, to a certain extraterrestrial creature making a cameo, your photos of ...

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Kelli O’Hara Has Fidgety Feet, Darren Criss Went to Manganiello Acting School & More Lessons of the Tony Awards

This year's Tony Awards were totally out of this world. Fun Home took home the trophy for Best Musical, a tearful Alex Sharp transformed from recent Juilliard grad to Tony winner before our eyes, and oh right, Kristin Chenoweth wore an E.T. costume for some reason. Stop playing “Ring of Keys” on repeat for a sec, because it’s time for the ...

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High Notes, Throwbacks & Dressography: Broadway.com Breaks Down the Performances of the 2015 Tony Awards

And that’s a wrap on the 2015 Tony Awards! It was a year of Fun, speeches full of tears and tap dancing, a moment with E.T. and—as always—tons of performances from nominated shows and beyond. Take a look at our recap below as we break down each of the musical moments, beginning with our favorites of the night. Agree ...

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Revisiting Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming's Weirdest, Wildest & Most WTF Costumes on the 2015 Tony Awards

We positively loved Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth's gig as hosts of the 69th Annual Tony Awards for many reasons, but we can all agree that their costume changes stole the whole show. Is that a purple short suit? Did she just crawl out from under that dress? OMG, is that...E.T.?! From dashing duds to goofy guises, Kristin ...

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Thumbs Up! Tony Hosts Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming Are Wonderfully Wacky on Broadway's Biggest Night

Now that the 2015 Tony Awards are over, can we take a second to talk about how ridiculously entertaining Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming were? Hosting Broadway's biggest night is no walk in the park (please, you try keeping an entire theater full of show people amused and on schedule) but Cheno and Cumming pulled it off with fabulous flying colors. The ...

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Fabulous Fashion! Broadway.com Ranks the Top 10 Best-Dressed Stars at the 2015 Tony Awards

Tonight's the night! The seats are filled and the lights are dimming at Radio City Music Hall, which can only mean that it's time for our favorite part of the Tony Awards: ranking the fashions. After poring over Broadway's brightest on the red carpet, we've picked our five best-dressed men and women from the 2015 Tony Awards. Whose looks did ...

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Desserts with Jazz Hands! Sweeten Up Your Tony Party with Pastry Chef & Broadway Geek Zac Young

Desserts with Jazz Hands! Sweeten Up Your Tony Party with Pastry Chef & Broadway Geek Zac Young

A Tony Awards celebration isn’t complete without themed eats, and we know just the guy to add pizzazz to your pastries. Broadway.com is teaming up with David Burke Group’s executive pastry chef and theater enthusiast Zac Young, who is sharing four decadent confections inspired by Tony-nominated productions. While cooking up a storm at Burke's midtown hotspot fabrick, Young discussed ...

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Good Morning, Handsome! See Six First-Time Tony Nominees Un-Tuxed

Tony nominees Steven Boyer, Alex Sharp, Matthew Beard, Robert Fairchild, Micah Stock and Tony Yazbeck are gearing up for the biggest night of their lives—after wowing Broadway audiences this season, the six stars are getting dressed up in fancy tuxes, ties and cufflinks to attend their first-ever Tony Awards ceremony on June 7. In this exclusive feature, Broadway.com took the first-timers to a swanky ...

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Broadway.com’s Tony Nominee Cheat Sheet! 11 Fresh Faces You Need to Know

Every week, Broadway.com introduces readers to a new Fresh Face in the New York theater scene—this season, 11 of our stellar standouts became 2015 Tony nominees! Read below for a cheat sheet on Alex Sharp, Sydney Lucas, Steven Boyer, Leanne Cope, Geneva Carr and more Tony-nominated breakout stars, featuring portraits by Broadway.com Photo Editor Caitlin McNaney. See if ...

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Ask Alison! Tony-Nominated Fun Home Stars Beth Malone, Sydney Lucas & Emily Skeggs Talk Candy, Cash & Celebrities

In a fun Tony Awards twist, three actresses have nabbed nominations for playing the same woman in 2015—Fun Home stars Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone and Emily Skeggs play incarnations of cartoonist Alison Bechdel in three different decades of her life. But although all three stars are playing the same character, their answers to our “Ask Alison” quiz are wildly different ...

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