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Who Will Be the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year? Vote Now!

Who Will Be the 2018 Broadway.com Star of the Year? Vote Now!

The halls are decked, the Christmas cookies are frosted (and let’s be honest—taste-tested!) and “best of the year” props are being handed out left and right. Well now it's your turn to have a say! Select Broadway.com’s 2018 Star of the Year—from Tony-winning trailblazers to thrilling new faces, we've choosen 11 nominees that epitomized what it means to be ...

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Frozen Star Patti Murin on Twitter Truth-Telling, Her Other Princess Dream and More on Show People

Frozen Star Patti Murin on Twitter Truth-Telling, Her Other Princess Dream and More on Show People

Literally, Patti Murin is Broadway royalty. She is playing the princess Anna in Disney's Frozen. Prior to that, she appeared on Broadway in Lysistrata JonesXanadu as well as the tour of Wicked. She won praise and the heart of now-husband Colin Donnell in the Shakespeare in the Park production of Love's Labour's Lost. The acting couple have adorable pups Petey ...

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Don't Be Like Kanye at The Cher Show! Six Theater Etiquette Tips to Remember

Don't Be Like Kanye at The Cher Show! Six Theater Etiquette Tips to Remember

This is the year Kanye West kept getting himself in trouble with his phone, but at the Broadway opening of The Cher Show on December 3, it wasn't a rogue tweet about politics that put him in hot water. During Monday night's performance, which West and wife Kim Kardashian attended alongside of some of Hollywood's brightest stars, actor (and Broadway ...

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Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara on Why Her Broadway Turn in Kiss Me, Kate Will Be Good for Her Soul

Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara on Why Her Broadway Turn in Kiss Me, Kate Will Be Good for Her Soul

Over two decades on the stage, Kelli O’Hara has built a formidable career, and is one of the leading musical stars of her generation. And after six (!) nominations, the legit powerhouse finally landed a Tony Award in 2015 for playing Anna in The King and I, a performance she just reprised in London’s West End. For her first time back ...

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Celebrate Wicked's 15 Thrillifying Years on Broadway with These Exclusive Portraits

Celebrate Wicked's 15 Thrillifying Years on Broadway with These Exclusive Portraits

The blockbuster Broadway musical Wicked  turns 15 on October 30, and we couldn't be happier to reveal these exclusive portraits of the stars in costume! We asked the cast to whisper to us (a la Glinda and Elphie on the poster) about who's popular, what they were like at the age of 15 and their take on the most swankified place in ...

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Baseball's Jerry Blevins & Broadway's James Monroe Iglehart on Show Tunes, Mascots, Etiquette & More!

Baseball's Jerry Blevins & Broadway's James Monroe Iglehart on Show Tunes, Mascots, Etiquette & More!

As the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox are battling it out in the 2018 World Series, we thought it'd be fun to mashup two of our favorite things: baseball and Broadway! We asked New York Mets pitcher (and theater fan!) Jerry Blevins and Hamilton star James Monroe Iglehart to reveal audience etiquette tips for both theaters and stadiums ...

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Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti, Brought to You by Masterpass

Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti, Brought to You by Masterpass

The fall theater season is here with an abundance of new Broadway offerings. Get ready to fill your calendar with new plays and musicals and exciting revivals. To help get a handle on what's to come, Broadway.com presents our 2018 Fall Theater Preview, hosted by Tony winner Laura Benanti and brought to you by Masterpass™.

Over the next 10 days ...

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Exclusive Video! Lea Salonga & Eva Noblezada Welcome Tour Star Emily Bautista to the Miss Saigon Family

Exclusive Video! Lea Salonga & Eva Noblezada Welcome Tour Star Emily Bautista to the Miss Saigon Family

Miss Saigon, Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil's moving musical, claimed its vital spot in the musical theater canon when it premiered in London's West End in 1989. Lea Salonga played the part of Kim, a 17-year-old Vietnamese girl who is recently orphaned and forced to work in a Saigon bar and brothel. There, she meets and falls in love with ...

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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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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.

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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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EGOT Tracker: These Artists Only Need a Tony Award to Complete the Quadruple Crown

EGOT Tracker: These Artists Only Need a Tony Award to Complete the Quadruple Crown

Awards junkies everywhere foam at the mouth for the EGOT: when artists manage to win an Emmy, Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award. Racking up all four major American entertainment awards (in competitve categories) is a feat accomplished by only 12 people in the world, including Whoopi Goldberg, Rita Moreno, Audrey Hepburn and Marvin Hamlisch. In February, Frozen composer Robert Lopez became ...

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From a ‘Shoestring Budget’ to the Big Screen! The Fresh-Faced Stars of Puffs Prep for Movie Magic

From a ‘Shoestring Budget’ to the Big Screen! The Fresh-Faced Stars of Puffs Prep for Movie Magic

Puffs, Or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic was only supposed to play five performances at the People’s Improv Theatre in 2015. “We barely received funding of a few thousand dollars and put it up in the winter of that year,” explains playwright Matt Cox. “The best case scenario was that people would ...

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The Results Are In! These 2018 Tony Snubs Upset Fans the Most

The Results Are In! These 2018 Tony Snubs Upset Fans the Most

After too much coffee and more cookie dough than we care to mention, we're still talking about the 2018 Tony Award nominations. (Trust us—we will be until June 10.) We're beyond excited for this year's nominees, but in a season chock-full of talent, not everyone heard their name on the morning of May 1. (What can we say—we can't all be "Spa-hnge-Bob ...

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A Quick Chat with Smash Vets Leslie Odom Jr. & Katharine McPhee After They Announced the 2018 Tony Noms

A Quick Chat with Smash Vets Leslie Odom Jr. & Katharine McPhee After They Announced the 2018 Tony Noms

"Let me be your star," said the 2018 Tony nominees! Smash alums Leslie Odom Jr. and Katharine McPhee woke up early on May 1 to get spiffed up, head to the Lincoln Center Library of the Performing Arts, announce the 2018 Tony nominations and give SpongeBob SquarePants—sorry, Spa-hnge-Bob SquarePants—a fancy, schmancy new  pronunciation (it is a Tony-nominated musical, after ...

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What Was It Like to Watch Jesus Christ Superstar Live! Live?

What Was It Like to Watch Jesus Christ Superstar Live! Live?

Last night, NBC resurrected the classic musical Jesus Christ Superstar just in time for Easter. Following up the network's past live musical broadcasts such as The Wiz, The Sound of Music and Hairspray!, this Andrew Lloyd Webber tuner follows Jesus and his apostles in the days before his crucifixion. Audiences saw the stunning performances from John Legend, Sara Bareilles and Brandon ...

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Aladdin Tour Star Adam Jacobs on Saying Salaam to Magic Carpet Rides, Being Proud of His Twin Boys & More

Aladdin Tour Star Adam Jacobs on Saying Salaam to Magic Carpet Rides, Being Proud of His Twin Boys & More

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. After playing everyone's favorite street rat-turned-eventual prince for years, original star Adam Jacobs is ...

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Spring Preview 2018: 30 Must-See Shows from the Upcoming Season

Spring Preview 2018: 30 Must-See Shows from the Upcoming Season

Queen Elsa has been hard at work this winter, but spring is on the horizon and Broadway.com is warming up for the exciting season ahead. The Spring Preview series features interviews, photo shoots and videos of the stars and shows you don't even know you love yet. To help keep track, here is your guide to the buzziest plays and musicals, new works and revivals, off and on ...

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Mean Girls' Erika Henningsen, Grey Henson & Barrett Wilbert Weed School Audiences in Cool

Mean Girls' Erika Henningsen, Grey Henson & Barrett Wilbert Weed School Audiences in Cool

The spring theater season has officially begun, and a slew of highly anticipated musicals and plays, both brand new and revisited, are set to bow. Broadway.com's Spring Preview series captures the stars bringing these stories center stage in the new season.


Whether you've seen the movie or not, you've heard of Mean Girls, Tina Fey's 2004 teen comedy about a high ...

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Stars Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni & Paul Thornley Prepare to Cast a Spell on Broadway

 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Stars Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni & Paul Thornley Prepare to Cast a Spell on Broadway

The spring theater season has officially begun, and a slew of highly anticipated musicals and plays, both brand-new and revisited, are set to bow. Broadway.com's Spring Preview series captures the stars bringing these stories center stage in the new season.


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child picks up where the of last of J.K. Rowling’s globe-conquering Harry Potter ...

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Caissie Levy & Patti Murin Redefine the Disney Princess in Broadway's Frozen

Caissie Levy & Patti Murin Redefine the Disney Princess in Broadway's Frozen

The spring theater season has officially begun, and a slew of highly anticipated musicals and plays, both brand-new and revisited, are set to bow. Broadway.com's Spring Preview series captures the stars bringing these stories center stage in the new season.


Frozen, the Broadway mounting of the smash-hit animated film, is getting ready to bow at the St. James Theatre. For the five ...

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Celebrate V-Day with Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Faves with These Broadway Valentines

Celebrate V-Day with Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Faves with These Broadway Valentines

Forget the roses and chocolates—we've got the perfect Valentine's Day treats for you. We're celebrating V-Day Broadway style. In honor of the lovey-dovey holiday, the Broadway.com staff put their heads (and hearts!) together to create some Great White Way-centric sweet nothings to share with your beloved. View them below, click on the link to print out the cards to ...

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The Phantom of the Opera Is Here and 30! Looking Back at the Magic and Romance of Broadway's Longest-Running Show

The Phantom of the Opera Is Here and 30! Looking Back at the Magic and Romance of Broadway's Longest-Running Show

As "The Phantom of the Opera" celebrates its 30th anniversary on Broadway on January 26, Broadway.com looks back at the show's start and the secret to its success and shines the spotlight on its new trio of starsPeter Jöback as The Phantom, Ali Ewoldt as Christine and Rodney Ingram as Raoul with a sexy photo ...

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Who Will Be the 2017 Broadway.com Star of the Year? Vote Now!

Who Will Be the 2017 Broadway.com Star of the Year? Vote Now!

The tree is trimmed, the holiday party hangovers are coming fast and furiously and the Secret Santa (re)gift is ready. This means there’s ony one thing left to cross off your holiday to-do list: select Broadway.com’s 2017 Star of the Year! From fabulous debuts to Tony-winning turns, you have 10 talented performers all deserving of your vote. Choose ...

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On Your Feet! Stars Christie Prades & Mauricio Martinez on Becoming Friends, Playing Superstars & Touring America

On Your Feet! Stars Christie Prades & Mauricio Martinez on Becoming Friends, Playing Superstars & Touring America

The touring production of the hit Broadway bio-musical On Your Feet! is on the road and starring two of theater's brightest stars. Christie Prades (as Gloria Estefan) and Mauricio Martinez (as Emilio Estefan) both made their Broadway debuts in the show and now they're conga-ing across the country and bringing the music of the 26-time Grammy-winning husband-and-wife team to audiences ...

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