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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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A Whole New World! Arielle Jacobs to Join Broadway's Aladdin as Princess Jasmine

A Whole New World! Arielle Jacobs to Join Broadway's Aladdin as Princess Jasmine

Arielle Jacobs is heading to Broadway to take on the role of Princess Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin beginning on February 20, 2018. Luckily, she's got a diamond in the rough who can show her the ropes: her brother Adam Jacobs, who originated the titular role on Broadway and is currently leading the national tour. Courtney Reed will play her final ...

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Watch Jason Mraz & Sara Bareilles' Adorable Park Bench Rendition of Waitress Tune 'It Only Takes a Taste'

Watch Jason Mraz & Sara Bareilles' Adorable Park Bench Rendition of Waitress Tune 'It Only Takes a Taste'

We already want seconds of this park bench performance! As previously announced, Sara Bareilles will step back into Waitress alongside her pal Jason Mraz beginning on January 16, 2018. Ahead of the two singer-songwriter BFFs joining each other at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, they performed the sweet tune "It Only Takes a Taste" on a bench in Central Park in ...

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda's Masterful Three-Minute Rendition of Hamilton

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda's Masterful Three-Minute Rendition of Hamilton

More than two years into its Tony-winning Broadway run, Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton is still one of the hottest shows in town. The musical has made waves throughout the world, sparking interest in audiences of all ages. For those who still haven't had a chance to experience Hamilton live, Miranda recently broke it down as only he could on The Ellen Degeneres ...

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Broadway Across America Report: The Phantom of the Opera, On Your Feet!, Waitress & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: The Phantom of the Opera, On Your Feet!, Waitress & More Tour Buzz

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

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Watch These Splashy, Colorful Show Clips of Broadway's SpongeBob SquarePants

Watch These Splashy, Colorful Show Clips of Broadway's SpongeBob SquarePants

Show clips from Broadway's SpongeBob SquarePants.

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David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong & PRETTYMUCH Sign On for A Christmas Story Live!

David Alan Grier, Ken Jeong & PRETTYMUCH Sign On for A Christmas Story Live!

Three-time Tony nominee David Alan Grier, film star Ken Jeong and the boyband PRETTYMUCH will appear on the upcoming live TV presentation of A Christmas Story. Grier will play Santa Claus, Jeong will take on two roles—a Christmas tree salesman and a restaurant owner—and PRETTYMUCH will perform as the Hohman Indiana carolers. The musical event is set to air on ...

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The Gods Heard Our Prayers! More Show Clips from Once On This Island

The Gods Heard Our Prayers! More Show Clips from Once On This Island

Get a taste of Hailey Kilgore, Lea Salonga, Merle Dandridge, Alex Newell and more in Once On This Island.

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Celebrate 20 Years of Anastasia with Christy Altomare's Enchanting Performance of 'Journey to the Past'

Celebrate 20 Years of Anastasia with Christy Altomare's Enchanting Performance of 'Journey to the Past'

Fanastasias, assemble! This month marks the 20th anniversary since the release of the animated film Anastasia. Now, the Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty musical is wowing audiences eight times a week in full-fledged Broadway musical form at the Broadhurst Theatre. On November 29, leading lady and former Broadway.com vlogger Christy Altomare took the stage for a very special performance ...

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Sara Bareilles Will Return to Her Broadway Musical Waitress; Jason Mraz Extends Run

Sara Bareilles Will Return to Her Broadway Musical Waitress; Jason Mraz Extends Run

Grammy-nominated songwriter and former Waitress star Sara Bareilles will rejoin the cast of the Broadway musical on January 16, 2018 in the role of Jenna. Bareilles will play a six-week limited engagement in the musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre through February 25. As previously announced, current star Betsy Wolfe will play her final performance on January 9. In additional ...

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Come From Away, Dear Evan Hansen & Hello, Dolly! Cast Albums Earn Grammy Noms

Come From Away, Dear Evan Hansen & Hello, Dolly! Cast Albums Earn Grammy Noms

Cast albums of celebrated new musicals Come From Away and Dear Evan Hansen as well as the acclaimed revival of Hello, Dolly! were named 2018 Grammy nominees on November 28. In an unusual change from the norm, only three albums were nominated, whereas in the past five cast recordings have typically received nods. 

Come From Away composers David Hein ...

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Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in Houston

Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in Houston

Must be somethin' to fuss about! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of The Color Purple in Houston. The touring production of the 2016 Tony Award-winning musical revival will open on January 9 at Sarofim Hall - The Hobby Center and close on January 14, 2018.

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Tell the Story! Check Out These Colorful Clips from Broadway's Once On This Island

Tell the Story! Check Out These Colorful Clips from Broadway's Once On This Island

Show clips from Once On This Island, starring Hailey Kilgore.

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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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Exclusive! Your First Look at Ethan Slater & the Broadway Cast of SpongeBob SquarePants Is Here

Exclusive! Your First Look at Ethan Slater & the Broadway Cast of SpongeBob SquarePants Is Here

Ahoy, mateys! SpongeBob SquarePants is officially playing at the Palace Theatre, and we've got an exclusive first look at colorful shots from the Broadway production. Ethan Slater, vlogger Lilli Cooper and the rest of the gang are making a splash in Broadway's Bikini Bottom, and we cannot wait to experience the vibrant animated series in larger-than-life musical form. The production ...

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Hit Broadway Comedy The Play That Goes Wrong Will Launch a National Tour in 2018

Hit Broadway Comedy The Play That Goes Wrong Will Launch a National Tour in 2018

The Broadway smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, currently the longest-running play on the Great White Way, will launch a North American tour during the 2018-2019 season, including a 5-week engagement at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. Additional cities and the touring cast will be announced in the coming months.

Co-written by Mischief Theatre company members Henry ...

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Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Sets Cast Album Release Date

Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Sets Cast Album Release Date

An original Broadway cast recording of Escape to Margaritaville, the new show featuring the music of singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, will be released on February 16, 2018, the morning of the show’s first Broadway performance. The album, which will be recorded this month in Chicago, features both original songs along with many of Buffett’s classics.

Escape to Margaritaville recently premiered in ...

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Experience the Transformative World of The Band's Visit, Starring Tony Shalhoub & Katrina Lenk

Experience the Transformative World of The Band's Visit, Starring Tony Shalhoub & Katrina Lenk

Watch show clips from Broadway's The Band's Visit.

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Here We Are! Tickets Now on Sale for the Gloria Estefan Bio-Musical On Your Feet! in Houston

Here We Are! Tickets Now on Sale for the Gloria Estefan Bio-Musical On Your Feet! in Houston

No matter what you say, you know it the rhythm is gonna get'cha! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of On Your Feet! in Houston. The smash hit jukebox bio-musical, starring Christie Prades as Gloria Estefan and Mauricio Martinez as Emilio Estefan, will open on November 21 at Sarofim Hall - The Hobby Center and close on November ...

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Get a First Look at Rob Colletti & the Riff-Scorching Cast of the School of Rock—The Musical National Tour

Get a First Look at Rob Colletti & the Riff-Scorching Cast of the School of Rock—The Musical National Tour
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Rob Colletti and the pint-sized but super-talented cast of School of Rock—The Musical are bringing the #BestConcertEver to a city near you! Based on the hit film and with a rocking new score from Andrew Lloyd Webber, the show follows slacker Dewey Finn as he turns a class of straight–A students into a rock band! Check out these fist-pumping production ...

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Broadway Across America Report: The Color Purple, Love Never Dies, Waitress & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: The Color Purple, Love Never Dies, Waitress & 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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Stare Behind the Night & See Love Never Dies's Gardar Thor Cortes Become the Phantom

Stare Behind the Night & See Love Never Dies's Gardar Thor Cortes Become the Phantom

Have you ever yearned to go past the world you think you know? Love Never Dies star Gardar Thor Cortes welcomes us into his dressing room and lets us see what it takes to become the Phantom.

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Beyonce to Voice the Role of Nala in The Lion King Remake; Casting Complete

Beyonce to Voice the Role of Nala in The Lion King Remake; Casting Complete

We just can't wait! As previously speculated, hit singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter will voice the role of strong-minded lioness Nala in the upcoming live-action remake of The Lion King. Jon Favreau will direct the film, slated for a July 19, 2019 release in cinemas. Disney broke the casting news on Twitter.

Also newly announced to the voice cast are current Meteor ...

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Caissie Levy & Patti Murin on Why Their Frozen Sisterhood Is 'A Dream Come True'

Caissie Levy & Patti Murin on Why Their Frozen Sisterhood Is 'A Dream Come True'

We're counting down the days until the new stage adaptation of Frozen arrives at Broadway's St. James Theatre. Clearly we're not the only ones. The show's stars, Caissie Levy (who plays Elsa) and Patti Murin (who takes on the role of Anna) sat down recently to talk about their sisterhood both onstage and off. "These women save each other," ...

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Anastasia, Dear Evan Hansen & More to Sing Out on NBC During Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Anastasia, Dear Evan Hansen & More to Sing Out on NBC During Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Casts of some of Broadway's best shows are scheduled to appear on NBC's broadcast of the 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade! Shows set to perform include 2017 Tony-winning Best Musical Dear Evan Hansen, along with the upcoming revival of Once on This Island and the new musicals Anastasia and SpongeBob SquarePants. The show-stopping Radio City Rockettes will also bring their ...

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