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Do the Conga Beat! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with On Your Feet!

Do the Conga Beat! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with On Your Feet!

Feel the rhythm of the music getting stronger! Broadway Balances America, the special five-part series airing on The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television, continued its fourth season on October 2 with a special look at the tour of the Gloria and Emilio Estefan bio-musical On Your Feet!. Correspondent Amber Milt sits down with music royalty and learns how their love ...

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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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See Jimmy Buffett & the Cast of Escape to Margaritaville Before They Set Sail for Pre-Broadway Tour

See Jimmy Buffett & the Cast of Escape to Margaritaville Before They Set Sail for Pre-Broadway Tour
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Before Escape to Margaritaville brings beach vibes to the Great White Way, the production is heading to New Orleans, Houston and Chicago. Jimmy Buffett, director Christopher Ashley, stars Paul Alexander Nolan, Alison Luff and the entire company gathered together at New York's Gallow Green in Chelsea on September 28 for a send-off party. Margaritas, flower leis and laughs were in surplus ...

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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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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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Carrie Compere of The Color Purple

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Carrie Compere of The Color Purple

Carrie Compere stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about The Color Purple's national tour and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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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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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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See Pics of Adrianna Hicks, Carrie Compere & The Color Purple Cast Before They Sing Out on Tour

See Pics of Adrianna Hicks, Carrie Compere & The Color Purple Cast Before They Sing Out on Tour

Look what God has done! The national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical revival The Color Purple, directed by Tony winner John Doyle, will kick off at the Proctors Theatre in Schenectady on October 7. On September 20, beltresses and Broadway cast members Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart, Carrie Compere and the entire company gathered together at Ripley-Grier Studios to ...

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Watch Adrianna Hicks & the Cast of The Color Purple Tour Make Harmony in Rehearsal

Watch Adrianna Hicks & the Cast of The Color Purple Tour Make Harmony in Rehearsal

Let the hope set you free! Watch Adrianna Hicks and the touring cast of The Color Purple rehearse the musical's title song.

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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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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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Sound Check! Watch Rob Colletti & the Cast of the School of Rock Tour Jam Out in Rehearsal

Sound Check! Watch Rob Colletti & the Cast of the School of Rock Tour Jam Out in Rehearsal

Clear the room it's time to play! Watch Rob Colletti, Lexie Dorsett Sharp and more in rehearsal for the School of Rock tour.

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Fall Preview 2017: 33 Top Show Picks for Theater Fans This Fall

Fall Preview 2017: 33 Top Show Picks for Theater Fans This Fall

Bummed that summer is over? Don’t be! In rehearsal rooms all around Manhattan, some of the most innovative theater artists in the world are prepping a fall season filled with hilarious and heartbreaking plays and joy-filled musical adventures sure to show you a good night out both on and off-Broadway. Not sure where to start? In our Fall Preview special ...

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See Miss Saigon's Eva Noblezada & Rachelle Ann Go Sing Breathtaking Version of 'The Movie in My Mind'

See Miss Saigon's Eva Noblezada & Rachelle Ann Go Sing Breathtaking Version of 'The Movie in My Mind'

Turn up the volume and get ready to be blown away! This new music video of Miss Saigon Tony nominee and former Broadway.com vlogger Eva Noblezada and co-star Rachelle Ann Go singing the heartbreaking "The Movie in My Mind" in a spare and haunting version that will have you watching on repeat. Noblezada leads the show as Kim and ...

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Dear Evan Hansen Star Ben Platt to Record Original Music on Debut Album

Dear Evan Hansen Star Ben Platt to Record Original Music on Debut Album

Ben Platt, the young Tony-winning star of Dear Evan Hansen, has signed a recording contract with Atlantic Records. The talented singer is expected to record original tunes on his first album.

"It has been a longtime dream to create original music," said Platt in a statement. "I am so excited to be working on this debut album and even ...

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Meghan Picerno, Gardar Thor Cortes & the Cast of the Love Never Dies Tour Ready for the Phantom's Return

Meghan Picerno, Gardar Thor Cortes & the Cast of the Love Never Dies Tour Ready for the Phantom's Return

Come along and follow them! As previously reported, award-winning opera stars Meghan Picerno and Garðar Thór Cortes are set to lead the North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, The Phantom Returns as Christine Daaé and The Phantom. The cast also includes Mary Michael Patterson, Sean Thompson, Karen Mason, Stephen Petrovich, Katrina Kemp, Richard Koons and more ...

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Joyful! Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart & Carrie Compere Will Lead the National Tour of The Color Purple

Joyful! Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart & Carrie Compere Will Lead the National Tour of The Color Purple

Yes, they're beautiful and they're here! Broadway cast members Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart and Carrie Compere will lead the national tour of The Color Purple as Celie, Shug Avery and Sofia, respectively. The touring production of the Tony Award-winning musical revival, directed by Tony winner John Doyle, will kick off at the Proctors Theatre in Schenectady on October 7 ...

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Let's Conga! Casting Complete for the On Your Feet! Tour

Let's Conga! Casting Complete for the On Your Feet! Tour

The full cast is set for the touring production of On Your Feet!, starring Christie Prades and Mauricio Martinez as Gloria and Emilio Estefan, respectively. The show will feature Nancy Ticotin as Gloria’s mother, Gloria Fajardo; Alma Cuervo as Gloria’s grandmother, Consuelo; and Jason Martinez as Gloria’s father, José Fajardo. The On Your Feet! tour will celebrate its grand opening ...

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