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70th Annual Tony Award Nominations

Today the 70th Annual Tony Award nominations were announced by former nominee Andrew Rannells and Tony winner Nikki M. James. Hamilton has broken the previous record, held by The Producers and Billy Elliot, picking up 16 nominations. Eclipsed and The Humans got the most nominations of new plays with six a piece. This year the […]

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Jack Black and Alex Brightman | Credit Emilio Madrid-Kuser

Jack Black visits SCHOOL OF ROCK

Yesterday, Sunday 1 May 2016, Jack Black visited Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash hit SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre receiving two standing ovations from the sell-audience as he took his seat before the show started and again after the intermission. Black, who played Dewey in the original film School of Rock, met with the cast led […]

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Martin Short, Derek Hough, Jennifer Hudson & Harvey Fierstein | Hairspray Live!

Fierstein, Hudson, Hough and Short cast in HAIRSPRAY LIVE!

Oscar, Golden Globe, SAG and Grammy Award winner Jennifer Hudson, multiple Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein, Tony and Emmy Award winner Martin Short and Emmy Award winner Derek Hough are to headline the cast of NBC’s HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, the network’s next live Broadway musical holiday event following the phenomenal success of The Wiz Live! Robert Greenblatt, […]

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Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Sarah Charles Lewis | Tuck Everlasting | Broadhurst Theatre | Credit Greg Mooney

TUCK EVERLASTING Previews on Broadway

The new musical about a love that could live forever begins previews on Broadway today (31st March) at the Broadhurst Theatre. Opening night is scheduled for 26th April. TUCK EVERLASTING features a book by Tony Award nominee Claudia Shear (Dirty Blonde) and Tim Federle (Better Nate Than Ever, The Great American Whatever), based on Natalie […]

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Josh Zegarra and Ana Villafañe | On Your Feet | Marquis Theatre | Credit Matthew Murphy

ON YOUR FEET! sets albums release date

The new musical based on the lives of Gloria and Emilio Estefan will release its Original Broadway Cast Album on 29th April on the Masterworks Broadway label. Instead of going into a studio, the musical recorded its cast album live during the matinee and evening performances on 2nd March. The jukebox musical open on Broadway […]

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Rory O'Malley

New King George to reign over HAMILTON

Tony Award-nominee Rory O’Malley will reign as King George in the Broadway musical Hamilton starting Monday 11th April at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway. Mr. O’Malley steps into the role as Jonathan Groff (Tony Award-Nominee), who departs the musical followingon Saturday 9th April to begin filming the lead role in David Fincher’s new drama series for Netflix entitled Mindhunter. Rory […]

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Tony and Emmy Winner Ken Howard Dies at 71

Kenneth Joseph “Ken” Howard, Jr., a Tony and Emmy Award-winning actor and president of the performers union SAG-AFTRA died today at his home near Los Angeles. He was 71. Over a long career rich with great performances, the Yale-trained Howard parlayed his classic blond, blue-eyed handsomeness into a string of enduring characters on stage and […]

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HAMILTON to Hold Open Auditions This May

It’s time to take your shot! According to a casting notice, Broadway’s Hamilton is holding open auditions for “singers who rap” on Tuesday 3rd May 2016 at Chelsea Studios in New York City. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical is looking for non-white men and women, ages 20s to 30s, for both the Broadway production and upcoming national tours. […]

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Alex Sharp in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Will Conclude Broadway Run in September

The Tony Award-winning production of the National Theatre’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will close on Sunday 4th September 2016. It will have played 23 previews and 800 regular performances. The production opened on 5th October 2014 (previewing from 10th September 2014) at the Barrymore Theatre. The Curious Incident of the […]