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Mark Your Calendar! Date Set for 72nd Annual Tony Awards

Mark Your Calendar! Date Set for 72nd Annual Tony Awards

Save the date! The 72nd annual Tony Awards will take place on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Radio City Music Hall. The ceremony, which honors theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway, will once again air on CBS. The ceremony has been broadcast on the network since 1978 and is scheduled to air on CBS through 2026.

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Watch Splashy Performance Clips from the SpongeBob SquarePants Rehearsal Room

Watch Splashy Performance Clips from the SpongeBob SquarePants Rehearsal Room

Enter the Bikini Bottom rehearsal room with Ethan Slater and the cast of SpongeBob SquarePants.

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A Christmas Story Live! Finds Its Ralphie Parker in Newcomer Andy Walken

A Christmas Story Live! Finds Its Ralphie Parker in Newcomer Andy Walken

Following a nationwide digital casting call, Andy Walken, an 11-year-old from Seattle, WA, has been cast in the central role of Ralphie Parker in the upcoming live TV presentation of A Christmas Story! The musical event will air on December 17 at 7:00pm EST on Fox.

More than 350 applicants were considered for the role of Ralphie, the boy ...

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Come From Away Recoups Broadway Investment in Less Than Eight Months

Come From Away Recoups Broadway Investment in Less Than Eight Months

The talents behind the new musical Come From Away have reason to celebrate! The show has recouped its $12 million capitalization in less than eight months on Broadway. Come From Away began performances on February 18 and officially opened on March 12 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre.

"Since we first saw the presentation of Come From Away four years ago ...

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Watch Idina Menzel & Her Sister Duet on 'Never Never Land' from Peter Pan

Watch Idina Menzel & Her Sister Duet on 'Never Never Land' from Peter Pan

There's more talent in Idina Menzel's family than we first knew! The Wicked Tony winner teamed up with her sister, Cara, to show fans just how much vocal power the fam has on offer. The sisters recently took to the recording studio for a People feature to sing from Peter Pan, the musical that, says Idina, "changed our lives." ...

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The Phantom Returns! Here's Your First Look at the National Tour of Love Never Dies

The Phantom Returns! Here's Your First Look at the National Tour of Love Never Dies
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Come along and follow them! Award-winning opera stars Meghan Picerno and Garðar Thór Cortes are starring in the North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, The Phantom Returns as Christine Daaé and The Phantom, respectively. The touring production—a sequel to Lloyd Webber's blockbuster musical The Phantom of the Opera—began with a special preview engagement at Baltimore's ...

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Bryan Fenkart of the Waitress National Tour

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Bryan Fenkart of the Waitress National Tour

Bryan Fenkart stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about the Waitress national tour and more with Matt Rodin.

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Desi Oakley & More Get Ready to Serve Up Piping Hot Performances on Waitress' National Tour

Desi Oakley & More Get Ready to Serve Up Piping Hot Performances on Waitress' National Tour
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Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart and more are prepped to bring the Sara Bareilles-scored heartwarmer Waitress to a town near you. The national tour cast met the press at Carroll Music Rehearsal Studio on October 2. Peek the pics, and be sure to keep an eye out when this piping hot hit simmers in your city.

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Broadway Across America Report: Love Never Dies, School of Rock, Les Miserables & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: Love Never Dies, School of Rock, Les Miserables & More Tour Buzz

National Editor Ryan Lee Gilbert and SiriusXM On Broadway's Julie James discuss the latest news about all of your favorite and upcoming touring productions.

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Watch Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart & the Cast of the Waitress Tour Open Up in Rehearsal

Watch Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart & the Cast of the Waitress Tour Open Up in Rehearsal

Let the day in! Watch Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart and the touring cast of Waitress rehearse numbers from the hit musical.

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Cher Bio-Musical The Cher Show Will Open at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre in 2018

Cher Bio-Musical The Cher Show Will Open at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre in 2018

The long-awaited Cher bio-musical, The Cher Show, has found its Broadway home! The show will open at the Neil Simon Theatre in the fall of 2018, with exact dates for the run to be announced. The new tuner based on the life and career of the Oscar-winning singer will first set down its roots in the Windy City, playing an ...

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Grammy Winner Jason Mraz to Make Broadway Debut in Waitress

Grammy Winner Jason Mraz to Make Broadway Debut in Waitress

We couldn't have ordered up a more exciting new leading man! Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz will join leading lady Betsy Wolfe in the company of Broadway's Waitress in the role of Dr. Pomatter beginning on November 3. The two-time Grammy winner will play a limited 10-week engagement in the musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

Mraz is most known for the ...

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See Sara Bareilles & the Women of Waitress Cook Up Support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

See Sara Bareilles & the Women of Waitress Cook Up Support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Waitress is gettin' cookin' for a cause! October marks Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the entire company is thinking pink to promote awareness and raise funds for Susan G. Komen Greater NYC. On top of relaunching the Waitress Pie Challenge (where lovely individuals donate and pie themselves in the face on camera—think #Ham4All or the Ice Bucket Challenge), a Charity ...

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Little Shop of Horrors Film Will Return to Cinemas with Alternate Ending

Little Shop of Horrors Film Will Return to Cinemas with Alternate Ending

Grow for me? That's what the iconic 1986 film adaptation of the hit musical Little Shop of Horrors is doing for moviegoers. The film will return to cinemas for a pair of showings on October 29 and 31, restoring the film's original extended ending that was famously changed (made less scary) after feedback from test audiences.

The film, which follows the rise ...

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Karen Mason of Love Never Dies

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Karen Mason of Love Never Dies

Karen Mason stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about the upcoming Love Never Dies tour and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Samantha Barks & Steve Kazee to Headline Broadway-Bound Pretty Woman: The Musical

Samantha Barks & Steve Kazee to Headline Broadway-Bound Pretty Woman: The Musical

Broadway’s upcoming Pretty Woman: The Musical has found its stars. Tony winner Steve Kazee (Once) is taking on the role of Edward Lewis in the new show, with Les Misérables film star Samantha Barks playing the prostitute who wins his heart, Vivian Ward. The roles were, of course, made famous by Richard Gere and Julia Roberts in the smash 1990 ...

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Fox's Live Musical Broadcast of Rent Has an Air Date

Fox's Live Musical Broadcast of Rent Has an Air Date

No day but January 27, 2019! Fox's previously announced live musical broadcast of Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical will air on that date at 7:00pm Eastern Standard Time. As previously reported, the network will broadcast A Christmas Story on December 17. Marc Platt has been tapped to produce both live musicals.

Adam Siegel, Julie Larson, Al Larson and Revolution ...

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Dear Old Friends! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with Love Never Dies, The Phantom Returns

Dear Old Friends! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with Love Never Dies, The Phantom Returns

If you're ready, then get in! Broadway Balances America, the special five-part series airing on The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television, continued its fourth season on September 25 with a special look at the tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, The Phantom Returns. Correspondent Amber Milt talks to the creative team about bringing this musical sensation to America ...

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Music of the Night! Tickets Now on Sale for The Phantom of the Opera Tour in Minneapolis

Music of the Night! Tickets Now on Sale for The Phantom of the Opera Tour in Minneapolis

Why have we brought you here? It's time to see the Phantom, of course! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of The Phantom of the Opera in Minneapolis. This reimagined production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s classic musical will open at the Orpheum Theatre on December 13 and run through December 31.

Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of ...

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Pure Imagination! Check Out the Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Hoofers' Sweet Moves

Pure Imagination! Check Out the Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Hoofers' Sweet Moves

If you've got a sweet tooth for rainbow bright sets and costumes, an addictive score and big, splashy dance numbers and performances, Broadway's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is your treat of choice. In addition to pheonomenal principal perfomers led by two-time Tony winner Christian Borle, the ensemble of the show truly transports audiences to that world of pure imagination with ...

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Matthew Broderick Set to Play The Narrator in Fox's A Christmas Story

Matthew Broderick Set to Play The Narrator in Fox's A Christmas Story

Christmas has come early with this news! Two-time Tony winner Matthew Broderick will play The Narrator in Fox's next live musical, A Christmas Story. As previously announced, the production is inspired by both the beloved 1983 film and Tony-nominated Broadway musical. Dear Evan Hansen's Tony-winning music duo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (who received 2013 Tony noms for A ...

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The John Gore Organization, Parent Company of Broadway.com, Announces Key Management Changes

The John Gore Organization, Parent Company of Broadway.com, Announces Key Management Changes

Congrats are in order for some key players at The John Gore Organization, which announced several promotions of longtime employees. JGO is the parent company of Broadway.com, as well as Broadway Across America, The Broadway Channel, BroadwayBox.com and Group Sales Box Office.

Former Chief Operating Officer (and 2016 special Tony Award winner) Miles Wilkin will now serve as Vice ...

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Broadway.com Launches The Sit-Down Podcast

Broadway.com Launches The Sit-Down Podcast

Add this to your list of podcasts! The Sit-Down by Broadway.com, a podcast that features audio versions of the most engaging conversations from the ever-expanding Broadway.com content library.

You already hang out with us to get the latest theater news, gorgeous photo and video features and shenanigans with your favorite stars. Why not take clips from Live ...

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Corey Greenan of Jersey Boys

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Corey Greenan of Jersey Boys

Corey Greenan stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about the Jersey Boys national tour and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Rob Colletti, Lexie Dorsett Sharp & School of Rock's Kid Cast Get Ready to Roll on Tour

Rob Colletti, Lexie Dorsett Sharp & School of Rock's Kid Cast Get Ready to Roll on Tour

Time to stick it to the man from coast to coast! School of Rock—The Musical's national tour kicks off on September 30 in Rochester, NY. On September 13, frontman Rob Colletti, songstress Lexie Dorsett Sharp and the incredible pint-sized powerhouses, including Theodora Silverman, Gianna Harris, Phoenix Schuman and more, performed for the press. Peek the pics and be sure ...

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