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Fri 24 Feb 2017

Jake Gyllenhaal
Review of Sunday in the Park with George
Read our review of the Broadway transfer of the New York City Center production of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal & Annaleigh Ashford, at the Hudson Theatre.
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Chris Diamantopoulos
Chris Diamantopoulos to star in Waitress
Emmy nominee Chris Diamantopoulos will assume the role of Dr. Pottamer alongside Sara Bareilles as Jenna in the Broadway production of Waitress from March 31, 2017 at Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
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Hamilton
Jevon McFerrin steps in for Javier Muñoz
Broadway alum Jevon McFerrin has stepped in to cover the title role in the Broadway production of Hamilton, whilst lead actor Javier Muñoz goes on medical leave due to a sustained injury.
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Off-Broadway...
Kid Victory
Review of Kid Victory
Read our review of John Kander and Greg Pierce's new musical Kid Victory, directed by Liesl Tommy, which is currently playing at off-Broadway's Vineyard Theatre through to March 19, 2017.
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On The Exhale
Review of On The Exhale
Read our review of the Roundabout Underground production of On The Exhale, starring Marin Ireland, playing at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre's Black Box Theatre.
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Oscar Isaac
Oscar Isaac to star as Hamlet at Public Theater
Golden Globe winner Oscar Isaac will take on the title role in a new production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by Tony winner Sam Gold, at the Public Theater this summer.
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The New Yorkers
Cast set for Encores! The New Yorkers
Scarlett Strallen, Tam Mutu, Kevin Chamberlin, Arnie Burton and more will star in the Encores! production of The New Yorkers, which runs at New York City Center from March 22 to 26, 2017.
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Thu 23 Feb 2017

Off-Broadway...
Ernest Shackleton Loves Me
Ernest Shackleton Loves Me at Tony Kiser
Q Theatricals presents the New York premiere of new musical Ernest Shackleton Loves Me, by Tony winner Joe DiPietro, Brendan Milburn & Valerie Vigoda, at Tony Kiser Theatre from April 14, 2017.
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Baghdaddy
Baghdaddy to play St. Luke's Theatre
Marshall Pailet and A.D. Penedo's musical comedy Baghdaddy (previously entitled "Who's Your Baghdaddy? Or How I Started the Iraq War") will return off-Broadway from April 6, 2017.
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Wed 22 Feb 2017

Six Degrees of Separation
Six Degrees of Separation additional casting
Producers of the Broadway revival of John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation, starring Allison Janney, John Benjamin Hickey & Corey Hawkins, have now announced additional casting.
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Off-Broadway...
Everybody
Review of Everybody
Read our review of the Signature Theatre production of Everybody, written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by Lila Neugebauer, at The Pershing Square Signature Center.
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Man From Nebraska
2ST's Man From Nebraska extends run
The New York Premiere of Tracy Letts' Man From Nebraska, starring Reed Birney & Annette O'Toole, has extended its limited run at Second Stage Theatre's Tony Kiser Theatre to March 26, 2017.
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Joan of Arc: Into The Fire
Joan of Arc: Into The Fire extends again
The Public Theater has announced a second extension for the world premiere of David Byrne's musical Joan of Arc: Into The Fire, which will now play its final performance on April 30, 2017.
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Tue 21 Feb 2017

Major Attaway
Attaway assumes the role of Genie tonight
Disney's Aladdin cast member Major Attaway assumes the principal role of Genie full-time tonight in the Broadway production, replacing Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart at New Amsterdam Theatre.
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Mon 20 Feb 2017

Beautiful
SHOW OF THE WEEK: BEAUTIFUL
We take a closer look at the long-running smash hit bio-musical Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which continues to thrill audiences at Broadway's Stephen Sondheim Theatre.
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Off-Broadway...
Evening at the Talk House
Review of Evening at the Talk House
Read our review of The New Group production of Evening at the Talk House, written by Wallace Shawn, who stars alongside Matthew Broderick, at The Pershing Square Signature Center.
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Ring Twice For Miranda
Review of Ring Twice For Miranda
Read our review of Alan Hruska's comic-drama Ring Twice For Miranda, directed by Rick Lombardo, playing at New York City Center's Stage II through to April 16, 2017.
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Jonah and Otto
Review of Jonah and Otto
Read our review of Robert Holman's Jonah and Otto, directed by Geraldine Hughes and starring Sean Gormley & Rupert Simonian, now in its final week off-Broadway at Theatre Row's Lion Theatre.
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Sat 18 Feb 2017

Come From Away
Come From Away begins previews tonight
The Broadway premiere of Come From Away, a new musical written by Irene Sankoff & David Hein, begins previews at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight and will officially open on March 12.
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Fri 17 Feb 2017

Tracy Letts
New Tracy Letts play heads to Broadway
It has been announced that Tracy Letts's new play The Minutes, will have its Broadway premiere in the spring of 2018 following a world premiere at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre. .
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Sunset Boulevard
Review of Sunset Boulevard
Read our review of the Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard, starring Glenn Close as she reprises her iconic Tony-winning role of Norma Desmond, at the Palace Theatre.
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Thu 16 Feb 2017

Sara Bareilles
Sara Bareilles to star in Waitress on Broadway
Sara Bareilles, the writer of the hit Broadway musical Waitress has today announced that she will make her Broadway debut in the lead role of 'Jenna' from March 31.
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Danny Devito
The Price begins previews tonight
The Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Arthur Miller's The Price begins previews at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre tonight with an official opening set for March 16.
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Cynthia Nixon
Full cast announced for The Little Foxes
The Manhattan Theatre Club have announced full casting for their new Broadway production of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes with Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon.
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Wed 15 Feb 2017

Okieriete Onaodowan
Great Comet finds its new Pierre
It has been announced that original Hamilton cast member Okieriete "Oak" Onaodowan will replace Josh Groban in the lead role of Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812.
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Tue 14 Feb 2017

Sunset Boulevard
Sunset Boulevard extends booking
Following rave reviews the current Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard, starring three-time Tony winner Glenn Close has extended its booking through 25 June 2017 at the Palace.
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Significant Other
Significant Other begins Previews
The Broadway transfer of Joshua Harmon’s comic-drama Significant Other, directed by Trip Cullman, begins previews at the Booth Theatre this evening.
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Off-Broadway...
Derren Brown
Derren Brown makes US premiere
The Atlantic Theater Company have announced that they will stage the world premiere production of Olivier Award winner Derren Brown: Secret at the Linda Gross Theater.
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Harvey Fierstein
Torch Song Trilogy Revival - Second Stage
Harvey Fierstein's Tony Award-winning play Torch Song Trilogy will be revived at the Second Stage Theatre in Fall 2017 starring Drama Desk-winner Michael Urie.
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Mon 13 Feb 2017

J Harrison Ghee
J. Harrison Ghee joins Kinky Boots
The Broadway production of Kinky Boots has found its new Lola as J Harrison Ghee trades the US National Tour for the Al Hirschfeld Theatre from 6 March 2017.
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The Color Purple
The Color Purple wins Grammy Award
The Color Purple last night took home the 2017 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album at the Los Angeles ceremony held at the Staples Center, hosted by Tony-winner James Corden.
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Chicago
SHOW OF THE WEEK: CHICAGO
This is your final week to see Spice Girl Mel B heat up Broadway as she stars as Roxy Hart in Kander and Ebb's long running musical hit Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre.
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Sat 11 Feb 2017

Sunday in the Park with George
Sunday in the Park with George begins tonight
The Broadway transfer of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford, begins previews at the newly re-opend Hudson Theatre on Broadway tonight.
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Fri 10 Feb 2017

Broadway Interview...
Jeremy Jordan
Interview with Newsies star Jeremy Jordan
To celebrate the release of Disney's Broadway Musical Newsies in U.S. cinemas on February 16, 18, and 22, we speak to the leading man - and star of TV's "Supergirl" and "Smash" - Jeremy Jordan.
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Off-Broadway...
The Public Theater
Shakespeare in the Park 2017 Season
The Public Theater has announced its Shakespeare in the Park 2017 season, which includes Julius Caesar, directed by Oskar Eustis, and A Midsummer Night's Dream, helmed by Lear deBessonet.
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Thu 09 Feb 2017

Broadway Feature...
Spring Preview
Spring 2017 Preview - The Plays: Part 2
We take a closer look at the final offering of new Broadway plays opening this Spring, including Oslo, Indecent, The Little Foxes, Six Degrees of Separation and A Doll's House, Part 2.
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Off-Broadway...
YEN
Review of YEN
Read our review of MCC Theater's U.S. premiere of Anna Jordan's YEN, starring Oscar nominee Lucas Hedges, currently booking through to March 4, 2017 at Lucille Lortel Theatre.
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The Profane
Full cast announced for The Profane
Playwrights Horizons has announced complete casting for the world premiere of The Profane, written by Zayd Dohrn and directed by Kip Fagan, at Peter Jay Sharp Theater from March 17, 2017.
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Wed 08 Feb 2017

Indecent
Full cast announced for Indecent on Broadway
The entire off-Broadway ensemble from the Vineyard Theatre production will return to Indecent, written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel, at Broadway's Cort Theatre from April 4, 2017.
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Off-Broadway...
Daniel's Husband
Primary Stages' cast of Daniel's Husband
Complete casting has now been announced for the New York premiere of Daniel's Husband, written by Michael McKeever and directed by Joe Brancato, at Cherry Lane Theatre from March 22, 2017.
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Tue 07 Feb 2017

Sally Field
The Glass Menagerie begins previews tonight
The Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, starring two-time Oscar winner Sally Field, begins previews at the Belasco Theatre tonight ahead of a March 9 opening.
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Present Laughter
Full cast for Kevin Kline-led Present Laughter
Complete casting has now been announced for the upcoming Broadway revival of Noel Coward's Present Laughter, starring Kevin Kline, including new additions Reg Rogers, Tedra Millan & Bhavesh Patel.
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LCT
LCT presents Ayad Akhtar's Junk
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Tony nominee Ayad Akhtar's new play Junk will receive a Broadway premiere at Lincoln Center Theater's Vivian Beaumont Theatre from September 14, 2017.
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Off-Broadway...
Mare Winningham
Mare Winningham in Joan of Arc: Into the Fire
Emmy Award winner and Tony & Oscar nominee Mare Winningham completes the cast of David Byrne's new musical Joan of Arc: Into the Fire at the Public's Newman Theater from February 14, 2017.
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Jamie Brewer
Jamie Brewer to star in Amy and the Orphans
"American Horror Story" star Jamie Brewer will make her NY stage debut and take on the title role in Roundabout Theatre Company's world premiere of Amy and the Orphans at Laura Pels Theatre.
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Mon 06 Feb 2017

Paramour
SHOW OF THE WEEK: PARAMOUR
We take a closer look at Cirque du Soleil's high-flying Broadway musical, starring Ruby Lewis, Jeremy Kushnier & Ryan Vona, playing at Broadway's Lyric Theatre until April 16, 2017.
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Russell Simmons
Universal Music to co-produce The Scenario
Hip Hop pioneer Russell Simmons is now joined by Universal Music Group as a lead producer for the Hip Hop-themed Broadway musical The Scenario, which is eyeing a 2017-2018 season bow.
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Off-Broadway...
Georgie
Review of Georgie
Read our review of Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose, written and performed by Ed Dixon, currently booking through to April 15, 2017 at The Loft at the Davenport Theatre.
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Lucas Hedges
MCC Theater's YEN extends off-Broadway
The current MCC Theater production of the U.S. premiere of Anna Jordan's YEN, directed by Trip Cullman and starring Oscar nominee Lucas Hedges, has extended its limited run through to March 4.
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Fri 03 Feb 2017

Alison Wright
Alison Wright joins cast of Sweat
Casting is now complete for the Broadway transfer of Lynn Nottage's Sweat at Studio 54 from March 4, 2017, with the addition of "The Americans" star Alison Wright as Jessie.
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Sunday in the Park with George
SITPWG withdraws from Tonys race
Producers of the Broadway transfer of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford, have officially withdrawn the production from Tonys eligibility.
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1984
1984 to play Broadway's Hudson Theatre
Sonia Friedman and Scott Rudin will present the Broadway transfer of George Orwell's 1984, adapted by Robert Icke & Duncan Macmillan, which will open at the Hudson Theatre on June 22, 2017.
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Off-Broadway...
The Liar
Review of The Liar
Read our review of The Liar, adapted by David Ives from 'Le Menteur' by Pierre Corneille and directed by Michael Kahn, currently playing at Classic Stage Company until February 26, 2017.
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Thu 02 Feb 2017

Sunset Boulevard
Sunset Boulevard begins previews tonight
The Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard, starring three-time Tony winner and six-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close reprising her role as Norma Desmond, begins previews at the Palace Theatre tonight.
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Broadway Feature...
Spring Preview
Spring 2017 Preview - The Plays: Part 1
We take a closer look at some of the new Broadway plays opening this Spring, including Significant Other, The Glass Menagerie, The Price, Sweat, The Play That Goes Wrong and Present Laughter.
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Off-Broadway...
Lucille Lortel Awards
Lucille Lortel Awards Special Honorees
The date and the special honorees have now been revealed for the 32nd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards in recognition of outstanding achievement Off-Broadway. The ceremony will take place on May 7.
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Wed 01 Feb 2017

Telly Leung
Telly Leung returns to In Transit on Broadway
After a leave of absence, original cast member Telly Leung returned to the role of Steven in Broadway's first a cappella musical In Transit at Circle in the Square Theatre last night.
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Stephen Carlile
The Lion King welcomes Stephen Carlile
West End alum Stephen Carlile made his Broadway debut last night as Scar in Disney's The Lion King at Minskoff Theatre, having originated the role on the first UK National Tour of the musical.
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Off-Broadway...
Church & State
Cast of Church & State announced
Complete casting and creative team have now been announced for the New York premiere of Jason Odell Williams' comedy Church & State at New World Stages from March 3, 2017.
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Rumors & Gossip!
Universal Music Group joins Russell Simmons to produce The Scenario. Will the Hip Hop-themed musical bow on Broadway during the 2017-2018 season?
Sir Elton John & Paul Rudkick are confirmed to write the musical adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada. Next stop Broadway?
Following the first official read-through of Cher: The Musical, are we getting closer to a Broadway staging?
Will the London production of Dreamgirls be heading to Broadway?
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