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The Tony Awards Schedule Significant Event Dates for the 2014-15 Season

The Tony Awards Schedule Significant Event Dates for the 2014-15 Season

Time to mark your calendars! The Tony Awards have announced all the significant event dates for the upcoming 2014-2015 Tony season. As we already knew, the Tony Award ceremony will air on CBS on June 7, but here’s what else needs to be on your radar:

Thursday, April 23
Cut-off date for 2014-2015 Tony Eligibility—all shows that want ...

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A Broadway Superstar for the Super Bowl: If/Then’s Idina Menzel to Perform National Anthem for the Big Game

A Broadway Superstar for the Super Bowl: If/Then’s Idina Menzel to Perform National Anthem for the Big Game

Super Bowl Sunday just got a whole lot beltier. If/Then supernova Idina Menzel will sing the national anthem before the big game, set for February 1. She’ll be joined by John Legend, who will sing “America the Beautiful.”

The Tony winner took to Instagram to say, “It was 1991 and I remember it well: Whitney sings the national ...

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Thank Heaven! Gigi, Starring Vanessa Hudgens, Corey Cott & More, Sets Broadway Dates & Theater

Thank Heaven! Gigi, Starring Vanessa Hudgens, Corey Cott & More, Sets Broadway Dates & Theater

This certainly isn't a bore—the Vanessa Hudgens-led Gigi is coming to the Great White Way! The tuner, which is about to play a pre-Broadway engagement at the Kennedy Center, will begin previews on March 19 at the Neil Simon Theatre and officially open on April 8. The Eric Schaeffer-helmed production, adapted by Heidi Thomas, also stars Corey Cott ...

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Great Scott! Tony-Winning Musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder to Launch National Tour

Great Scott! Tony-Winning Musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder to Launch National Tour

A warning to the audience: the D'Ysquith family is coming to a city near you! A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, will kick off its national tour at Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre in September. The tour plans to visit over 40 cities in North America. Casting and official ...

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Teachers Take Center Stage! Inspirational Theater Educators Eligible for New Annual Tony Award

Teachers Take Center Stage! Inspirational Theater Educators Eligible for New Annual Tony Award

There's a great teacher behind every great artist! As you can see in the video below, Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, Neil Patrick Harris and so many more big stars have thanked their teachers in their Tony acceptance speeches, and now inspirational theater educators have a chance to win their very own Tony! The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University ...

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Let It Go: Idina Menzel-Led If/Then Announces Broadway Closing Date

Let It Go: Idina Menzel-Led If/Then Announces Broadway Closing Date

As Liz (not to be confused with Beth) screlts, “What the f*ck?!” If/Then, the Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey musical starring Tony winner and Broadway supernova Idina Menzel, has announced that it will close its doors for good on March 22. When it ends its run, the show will have played 29 previews and 401 performances at the ...

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Calling All Pint-Sized Rock Stars! Broadway's School of Rock Launches Coast-to-Coast Search for Kid Band

Calling All Pint-Sized Rock Stars! Broadway's School of Rock Launches Coast-to-Coast Search for Kid Band

Do you want to join the most famous kid band ever? Broadway’s School of Rock is launching a coast-to-coast search for its pint-sized rock stars. An open casting call will take place on January 24 at the Winter Garden Theatre, on the stage where the show will begin previews on November 2 and officially open on December 6.

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Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Cincinnati

Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Cincinnati

A lovely night! A lovely night! A finer night you know you’ll never see! The new national tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella opens in Cincinnati on January 6. The hit Broadway musical will play Procter & Gamble Hall - Aronoff Center for the Arts through January 18.

The musical version of the classic fairytale Cinderella was originally made for TV in 1957, starring Oscar winner Julie Andrews. The new production features a completely reimagined book by Douglas Carter Beane, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some ...

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Perfectly Marvelous! Cabaret Revival to Launch National Tour in 2016

Perfectly Marvelous! Cabaret Revival to Launch National Tour in 2016

And now presenting the Cabaret Girls and the Kit Kat Boys...across the country! The Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony-winning production of Cabaret will kick off a national tour in January 2016. The tour plans to visit over 20 cities in North America. Casting and official dates will be announced shortly.

Featuring a score by John Kander and Fred Ebb ...

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Some Kind of Wonderful! National Open Casting Calls to be Held for Titular Role in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Some Kind of Wonderful! National Open Casting Calls to be Held for Titular Role in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Calling all natural women out there! Casting directors for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will hold a nationwide open casting call for the title role in the Broadway tuner, currently played by Tony winner Jessie Mueller. Directed by Marc Bruni and choreographed by Josh Prince, the show is playing at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

The search will also be for ...

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