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Broadway Buzz: Kinky Boots, Sound of Music Live and the Golden Globes

Hey theatre fans! As your Broadway gal about town, I’m happy to share with you my own photo of yet more history making for the musical Kinky Boots this week here in New York City! Tony-winning director and choreographer Jerry … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Pippin breaks records

Happy holidays, theatre peeps! The holiday weekend brought lots of record breakin’ and history makin’ to the Great White Way this year – one of the most successful in history. They’re singing Glory over at the Tony-winning revival of Pippin, … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Carole King musical set to debut

Hey, theatre fans!  It’s been another week full of big news on Broadway, so here we go! Welcome to Times Square and to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical!  The show had its first Broadway preview at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Alanis Morissette pens musical

Hey Broadway fans! There were some great milestones reached on the Great White Way this week. Huge congrats to the longest running American musical in Broadway history: CHICAGO. The revival of the hit musical just celebrated 17 years at the Ambassador … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: First Date and A Time to Kill to close

‘Twas a tough week on Broadway, theatre fans.  Two shows actually announced that they will close. The new (and very funny) musical First Date, starring Tangled and NBC’s Chuck star Zachary Levi and actress Krysta Rodriguez (Addams Family, NBC’s Smash) … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Ewan McGregor’s Broadway debut

Happy birthday to theatre phenomenon: WICKED!  This Wednesday was the 10th anniversary of the smash-hit show and, as you would expect, there was a huge celebration. The night’s festivities kicked off at The Gershwin with the show’s alumni and original … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: New All-Star Cast of Les Mis

Hey Broadway fans! Here’s a look at all the latest and greatest this week from the Great White Way! Honestly, I sort of thought the internet was going to explode when the news first broke about the principle casting for … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz in Betrayal

Hi theatre fans!  It’s been another great week on Broadway – here’s what’s up: Preview performances began Tuesday for the revival of Harold Pinter’s time-bending drama Betrayal, which stars real-life married couple Daniel Craig and Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz. One … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Sting’s Last Ship docks soon

Epic news, theatre lovers! THE LAST SHIP, with an original score by 16-time Grammy winner Sting, will open on Broadway in the fall of 2014! Better yet, we don’t have to wait a whole year to scratch our itch, as there’ll be a … Continued

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Broadway Buzz: Trumpet the return of Neil Patrick Harris

A new season is heating up on Broadway and I’ve got all your newsy bits right here! Everyone’s heads exploded when we heard that Neil Patrick Harris would be returning to Broadway in a revival of Hedwig & The Angry Inch, … Continued