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Jane Krakowski & Chris Diamantopoulos Join A Christmas Story Live! on Fox

Jane Krakowski & Chris Diamantopoulos Join A Christmas Story Live! on Fox

Christmas has come early! Tony winner Jane Krakowski will play Miss Shields, the teacher of nine-year-old Ralphie Parker, in the upcoming live TV presentation of A Christmas Story. Broadway alum Chris Diamantopoulos has also joined the cast, portraying Ralphie’s dad. The musical event will air on December 17 at 7:00pm EST on Fox.

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Music Video: The Color Purple's Carla R. Stewart Sings 'Too Beautiful for Words'

Music Video: The Color Purple's Carla R. Stewart Sings 'Too Beautiful for Words'

The Color Purple star Carla R. Stewart sings "Too Beautiful for Words" from the national tour of the Tony Award-winning production.

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Exclusive! Get a First Look at Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart, Carrie Compere & the Touring Company of The Color Purple

Exclusive! Get a First Look at Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart, Carrie Compere & the Touring Company of The Color Purple
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The Tony Award-winning revival of The Color Purple—The Musical is comin' to town! Starring Broadway alums Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart and Carrie Compere, the touring production of The Color Purple will officially launch October 17 at Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre and Broadway.com has an exclusive first look at the must-see musical. Check out the show's gorgeous production photos and ...

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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Dream the Dream! Here's Your First Look at the New National Tour of Les Miserables

Dream the Dream! Here's Your First Look at the New National Tour of Les Miserables
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Join the révolution! Stage favorites Nick Cartell, Matt Shingledecker, Melissa Mitchell, Josh Davis, Allison Guinn and more are starring in the new touring production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Les Miserables. The touring production will launch at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre on October 11. Take a look at photos from the epic musical before it makes its way to ...

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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Music Video: Les Miserables' Nick Cartell Sings 'Bring Him Home'

Music Video: Les Miserables' Nick Cartell Sings 'Bring Him Home'

Les Mis tour star Nick Cartell sings "Bring Him Home" from the national tour of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's epic musical.

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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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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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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.

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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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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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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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