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The Doc Where It Happened! These 10 Moments from Hamilton’s America Blew Us Away

The Doc Where It Happened! These 10 Moments from Hamilton’s America Blew Us Away

We’ve been waiting for it! Hamilton’s America, the highly anticipated documentary chronicling the making of Broadway hot ticket Hamilton, aired on PBS on October 21, and Hamil-fans are talking about it non-stop. (Still haven’t seen it? Watch and play #Ham4Bingo here!) What began as an idea for a mixtape became the toast of the Great White Way, the hip-hop ...

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Don’t Throw Away Your Shot! Play Hamilton’s America Bingo When the Documentary Airs

Don’t Throw Away Your Shot! Play Hamilton’s America Bingo When the Documentary Airs

The documentary we’ve all been waiting for is finally airing this week! Hamilton’s America will take fans into the room(s) where the making of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s revolutionary hit Hamilton happened. The documentary is set to air on PBS on October 21 at 9:00PM (you can also stream it here), which means those Friday night plans are already set ...

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Betsy Wolfe & Tracie Thoms on Playing the 'Lesbians Next Door' in Falsettos, Looking Like Their Mothers & Not Crying During 'Unlikely Lovers'

Betsy Wolfe & Tracie Thoms on Playing the 'Lesbians Next Door' in Falsettos, Looking Like Their Mothers & Not Crying During 'Unlikely Lovers'

Two of the most beloved supporting characters in modern-day musicals are “the lesbians next door,” kosher caterer Cordelia and internist Dr. Charlotte, in Falsettos. Introduced by composer William Finn in 1990’s Falsettoland (now the second act of the show), these strong and loving women serve as counterpoints to the angst surrounding lead couple Marvin and Whizzer. The brilliantly cast ...

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Blow Us All Away! Five Things Lin-Manuel Miranda Should Totally Do on Saturday Night Live

Blow Us All Away! Five Things Lin-Manuel Miranda Should Totally Do on Saturday Night Live

Live from New York, it’s the ten-dollar founding father! Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda will host Saturday Night Live on October 8, and we can't wait to see what he'll do. From battling it out with body double Cecily Strong to showing off his legendary claw machine skills, here are five things we’d be satisfied with seeing during his stint on NBC’s iconic ...

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Five Things We Learned from Hamilton Mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Periscope Debut

Five Things We Learned from Hamilton Mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Periscope Debut

Let’s get this guy in front of a (digital) crowd! Hamilton creator/star Lin-Manuel Miranda broadcast his first Periscope on June 21. The livestream(s) garnered 1.1 million hearts, and over 100K views on the two videos. Miranda addressed many burning fan questions on what he called the “Heart Tweet Machine,” from his favorite Disney movie (“The ...

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They’re Beautiful, And They’re Here: Broadway.com Breaks Down the Performances at the 2016 Tony Awards

They’re Beautiful, And They’re Here: Broadway.com Breaks Down the Performances at the 2016 Tony Awards

The curtain has come down on the 2016 Tony Awards, and what a show it was! In addition to tearful speeches (and sonnets), Glenn Close as Hillary Clinton and a fan video from the Obamas, countless performers took the stage to give us a taste of what Broadway has to offer. Take a look below as we go through each ...

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These GIFs Are Non-Stop! The 14 Most GIF-able Moments of the 2016 Tony Awards

These GIFs Are Non-Stop! The 14 Most GIF-able Moments of the 2016 Tony Awards

The 2016 Tony Awards were a wild ride, from the speeches, to the show performances to Andrew Lloyd Webber playing the tambourine outside the Beacon Theatre. There were plenty of moments—both wacky and touching—that made us take a second look, and thanks to these GIFs, you can take as many looks as you please. Check out how Daveed Diggs really feels ...

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Werk! Broadway.com Ranks the Top 10 Best-Dressed Stars at the 2016 Tony Awards

Werk! Broadway.com Ranks the Top 10 Best-Dressed Stars at the 2016 Tony Awards

Look around, look around! The Great White Way’s most dazzling night has arrived and so have the stars who make it so! Checking out the red carpet looks is one of our favorite parts of the Tony Awards. From breathtaking dresses to super dope duds, take a peek at the ensembles Broadway’s brightest worked on the red carpet.


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The Rhythm Is Gonna Get You: Meet On Your Feet! Tony Nominee Sergio Trujillo & His Effervescent Dance Stars

The Rhythm Is Gonna Get You: Meet On Your Feet! Tony Nominee Sergio Trujillo & His Effervescent Dance Stars

The infectious Sergio Trujillo nabbed a 2016 Tony nomination for On Your Feet!'s vibrant choreography. Beginning on Broadway as a dancer in Guys and Dolls and Fosse, the Toronto native had his sights set on (literally) making moves, going on to choreograph Main Stem smashes like Memphis, Jersey Boys, The Addams Family and Next to Normal (all of which ...

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Tony Awards FAQ! Everything You Need to Know About Broadway's Biggest Night of 2016

Tony Awards FAQ! Everything You Need to Know About Broadway's Biggest Night of 2016

The 70th annual Tony Awards ceremony is almost here! We’ve pulled together some frequently asked questions about Broadway’s starriest ceremony so you can find all of the answers in one place. Happy Tonys, everybody!

When are the 2016 Tony Awards?
Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 8PM EST.

Where will the Tony Awards ceremony be held?
The Beacon Theatre on New ...

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It's Not a Moment, It's the Movement: Meet the Dope Ensemble Keeping Hamilton Going Non-Stop

It's Not a Moment, It's the Movement: Meet the Dope Ensemble Keeping Hamilton Going Non-Stop

There isn't a Tony Award for Best Musical Ensemble, but if there were, Hamilton would have nabbed 17 landmark nods this year. Carleigh Bettiol, Ariana DeBose, Sasha Hutchings, Morgan Marcell, Thayne Jasperson, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Jon Rua, Seth Stewart, Austin Smith, Ephraim Sykes and Voltaire Wade-Greene are the young, scrappy and hungry movers giving the Main Stem some major street cred ...

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#TBT! Go Way Back When with Vintage Broadway.com Videos of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Benanti, Jonathan Groff & More

#TBT! Go Way Back When with Vintage Broadway.com Videos of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Benanti, Jonathan Groff & More

As you've likely gathered from our Tony Beat docu-series, Tony-centric Culturalist Challenges and extra-starry photo galleries, Broadway's biggest night is getting closer! From the press days to the evening galas, we have been getting to know the 2016 Tony nominees in a whole new way. Lucky for us, we've been tight with the noms for quite some time now, and ...

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Five Wicked Cool 2016 Tony Nominations Facts

Five Wicked Cool 2016 Tony Nominations Facts

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, it's awards season. You can call it HamilTony time if you must, and though mega-hit Hamilton nabbed a record-breaking number of nods, there are still plenty more seats at the Broadway table. In addition to a community that honors excellence, diversity (14 acting nominees are people of color) and flying witches ...

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#Blessed! Nominated Stars & Supporters Tweet Their Feelings After the 2016 Tony Award Nominations

#Blessed! Nominated Stars & Supporters Tweet Their Feelings After the 2016 Tony Award Nominations

Tony Tuesday is upon us, and several Broadway favorites are rightfully very, very happy. Once Andrew Rannells and Nikki M. James announced the nominations for the 2016 Tony Awards, the stars took to social media to express their gratitude and excitement for receiving recognition. Take a look below to see what this year’s nominees—and a few names who’ll sit this ...

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Happy Birthday, Something Rotten! The 10 Stages of Putting on a Musical, According to the Eggcellent Tuner

Happy Birthday, Something Rotten! The 10 Stages of Putting on a Musical, According to the Eggcellent Tuner

Something Rotten! welcomed audiences to the Renaissance on April 22, 2015, and has been leaving everyone in stitches ever since. Helmed by Casey Nicholaw and boasting a cast of Broadway faves (Christian Borle, Brian d'Arcy James, John Cariani, Heidi Blickenstaff and Kate Reinders, to name a few), Rotten! received 10 Tony Award nominations and earned Borle his second win. To ...

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Tony Winner Kelli O’Hara on Why Leaving The King and I Feels ‘Strange and Heartbreaking’

Tony Winner Kelli O’Hara on Why Leaving The King and I Feels ‘Strange and Heartbreaking’

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. Kelli O’Hara, who was nominated five previous times over a decade, won her first ...

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Happy Birthday, Matilda! Seven Times the Musical Miracle Totally Understood Your Theater Dorkiness

Happy Birthday, Matilda! Seven Times the Musical Miracle Totally Understood Your Theater Dorkiness

Based on Roald Dahl's enchanting children's book, Tim Minchin and Dennis Kelly's Matilda opened on April 11, 2013— three years ago today!— at the Shubert Theatre. With anthems like "Revolting Children" and "Naughty" as well as tear-jerkers like "Quiet" and "When I Grow Up," the production has been giving audiences ...

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Backstreet Boys Musical in the Works! Brian Littrell & A.J. McLean on Their Broadway Show: 'It's Jersey Boys Meets Cirque Du Soleil'

Backstreet Boys Musical in the Works! Brian Littrell & A.J. McLean on Their Broadway Show: 'It's Jersey Boys Meets Cirque Du Soleil'

Will The Backstreet Boys have a Broadway musical? Boy band legends Brian Littrell and A.J. McLean, who stepped out to support Littrell's son Baylee's Broadway debut in Disaster!, say yes.

"I’ve been working on a Backstreet Boys Broadway show for four years now," Littrell told Broadway.com. "If you can think of Jersey Boys meets Cirque Du Soleil ...

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Cookin' Up a Hit! See Songs from Broadway's New Sara Bareilles Musical Waitress Starring Jessie Mueller

Cookin' Up a Hit! See Songs from Broadway's New Sara Bareilles Musical Waitress Starring Jessie Mueller

Anyone who's heard the Sara Bareilles album, What's Inside: Songs from 'Waitress' are anticipating the new musical based on the hit indie film as much as anything else on Broadway's horizon. Featuring a homespun story of a amateur pie maker stuck in a crappy marriage and her friends, the musical is led by Tony Award winning director Diane ...

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He Sings! He Slays! See American Psycho Stars Benjamin Walker, Jennifer Damiano & More in Rehearsal

He Sings! He Slays! See American Psycho Stars Benjamin Walker, Jennifer Damiano & More in Rehearsal

Armed with a moisturized face, razor abs and the hottest Sony Walkman, Patrick Bateman is ready to slay Broadway as the anti-hero of the new electro-rock musical American Psycho. Broadway.com got a glimpse of the new show, starring Benjamin Walker as the Wall Street killer and written by Duncan Sheik and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, at a VIP rehearsal event at ...

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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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