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19 Dec 2016
Brittain Ashford
The original cast member of Dave Malloy's immersive hit musical Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812 talks about her epic journey as Sonya...
19 Dec 2016
Lucas Steele
The original cast member of Dave Malloy's immersive hit musical Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812 talks about his epic journey as Anatole...
05 Dec 2016
Kristin Chenoweth
We talk to the Tony & Emmy Award winner about her eagerly anticipate turn in "Hairspray Live!" and look back fondly on "My Love Letter to Broadway"...
01 Dec 2016
Telly Leung
The "Glee" and Broadway alum discusses the joys of the New York Subway and Broadway's first-ever acapella musical In Transit...
28 Nov 2016
Bobby Conte Thornton
We talk to the leading man of A Bronx Tale - The Musical about making his Broadway debut under the direction of Robert DeNiro and Jerry Zaks...
25 Nov 2016
Alex Timbers
We talk to the Tony-nominated director about being at the helm of Oh, Hello on Broadway and working with comedians John Mulaney & Nick Kroll...
23 Nov 2016
Adam Pascal
The Tony-nominated RENT icon shares with us if it really is "Hard to be the Bard" in Broadway's Somthing Rotten! and on tour...
18 Nov 2016
Stephanie J. Block
We talk to the Tony nominee and leading lady of Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed revival of William Finn & James Lapine's Falsettos...
16 Nov 2016
Jefferson Mays
We talk to the Tony winner about being part of the star-studded cast of The Front Page at the Broadhurst Theatre - one of the hottest tickets in town...
14 Nov 2016
Veronica Dunne
The Disney Channel star talks about her making her Broadway debut as Roxie Hart, as Chicago celebrates its 20th Anniversary on Broadway...
11 Nov 2016
Mary Beth Peil
The Tony-nominated actress talks about doing double-duty this Broadway season in both 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses' and 'Anastasia'...
09 Nov 2016
Simon Stephens
The Tony-winning playwight behind 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' discusses his second Broadway premiere 'Heisenberg'...
07 Nov 2016
Sheryl Lee Ralph
The Tony-nominated star of 'Dreamgirls' makes history as the first-ever black actress to play Madame Morrible in hit musical Wicked on Broadway...
04 Nov 2016
John Glover
The Tony winner & 5-time Emmy nominee discusses Stephen Karam's new adaptation of 'The Cherry Orchard,' as well as working with Diane Lane...
01 Nov 2016
Simon McBurney
The Tony nominee and creator, director and performer of The Encounter answers our questions about the most innovative show on Broadway...
28 Oct 2016
Bryce Pinkham
We chat to the Tony nominee and leading man of the Holiday Inn at Studio 54 about Bing Crosby, Corbin Bleu and his own favourite holiday...
01 Jul 2016
Michael Cerveris
We caught up with the two-time Tony Award-winning star of Fun Home, as the musical enters its final months at Circle in the Square on Broadway...
30 Jun 2016
Bryce Ryness
We talk to the Drama Desk-nominated actor about the joys of playing Miss Agatha Trunchbull in Matilda the Musical on Broadway...
22 Jun 2016
Savion Glover
We caught up with the Tony-winning choreographer to get his thoughts on joining the cast of Shuffle Along and returning to the Broadway stage...
21 Jun 2016
Paul Wontorek
We take a look at some of the highlights of the 2015-2016 Broadway season and look ahead to the next season with Broadway.com's Editor-in-Chief...
17 Jun 2016
Bartlett Sher
We talk to the Tony-winning Director, who recently picked up a Drama Desk Award for his work on this season's Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof...
15 Jun 2016
Ivo van Hove
We talk to the newly-crowned Tony-winning Director of Arthur Miller's 'A View from the Bridge' and 'The Crucible,' as well as David Bowie's 'Lazarus'...
10 Jun 2016
Cynthia Erivo
We talk to the shooting star about her astonishing Broadway debut as Celie in The Color Purple and working with Jennifer Hudson & Heather Headley...
09 Jun 2016
Krysta Rodriguez
We take a trip down memory lane with one of the stars of the Tony-nominated Deaf West Theatre revival of Spring Awakening and TV's "Smash"...
08 Jun 2016
Jennifer Simard
We talk to Sister Mary Downy herself - the Tony-nominated star of Disaster! - and look back at her highlights of appearing in the musical comedy...
07 Jun 2016
Lin-Manuel Miranda
We caught up with the most in-demand artist on Broadway and the star and creator of the phenomenal smash hit musical Hamilton...
06 Jun 2016
Danai Gurira
We met the playwright of Eclipsed to discuss the play's Tony nomination, the importance of its 'women in war' themes and its star Lupita Nyong'o...
06 Jun 2016
Saycon Sengbloh
We caught up with the Drama Desk-winning and Tony-nominated star of Eclipsed to discuss the success of her first straight play on Broadway...
03 Jun 2016
Michael Urie
We talk to the two-time Drama Desk winner about hosting this year's Drama Desk Awards ceremony and his highlights of the Broadway season...
02 Jun 2016
Carmen Cusack
We talk to the Tony-nominated leading lady of Steve Martin & Edie Brickell's new Bluegrass-infused musical Bright Star...
01 Jun 2016
Michael Shannon
We talk to the Oscar nominee and Tony-nominated star of Long Day's Journey Into Night about the play's timeless quality and 'drunk' acting on stage...
01 Jun 2016
John Gallagher, Jr.
We talk to the Tony winner about his role in Long Day's Journey Into Night, bonding with Michael Shannon and developing that famous cough...
31 May 2016
Renée Elise Goldsberry
We talk to the Drama Desk-winning and Tony-nominated star of Hamilton about her "Best Featured Actress in a Musical" nomination...
30 May 2016
Jeff Daniels
We caught up briefly with the Tony-nominated star of Blackbird - perhaps the most emotionally-demanding play of the Broadway season...
27 May 2016
Benjamin Walker
We talk to the star of American Psycho about the joys of playing Patrick Bateman and being covered in fake blood every night...
26 May 2016
John Doyle
We caught up with the Tony-winning director to discuss The Color Purple's long journey from London's Menier Chocolate Factory to Broadway...
25 May 2016
Andrew Keenan Bolger
We talk to one of the stars of Tuck Everlasting about the show's target audience and working with director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw...
24 May 2016
Daveed Diggs
We talk to the Tony-nominated star of Hamilton about his phenomenal year as Marquis De Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson on Broadway...
23 May 2016
Ben Whishaw & Sophie Okonedo
The Broadway pairing talk about their onstage partnership as John and Elizabeth Proctor in the Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's The Crucible...
20 May 2016
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
The five-time Emmy nominee discusses his return to Broadway in Fully Committed, British accents, and his picks this Awards season...
19 May 2016
Laura Benanti
The Tony winner discusses how She Loves Me relates to the modern day world, the similarities with her character Amalia and, of course, vanilla ice cream...
18 May 2016
Danielle Brooks
We talk to the Tony nominee and star of "Orange is the New Black" about the joys of playing Sofia and welcoming Heather Headley to The Color Purple...
17 May 2016
Julian Fellowes
The Tony-nominated writer of School of Rock and the creator of "Downton Abbey" discusses his collaboration with Andrew Lloyd Webber...
16 May 2016
Phillipa Soo
We talk to the Tony-nominated leading lady of Broadway's smash hit musical Hamilton about awards season and sisterly harems...
13 May 2016
Rupert Goold
We talk to the Tony-nominated and two-time Olivier Award-winning director of American Psycho about bringing the musical to Broadway...
12 May 2016
Jessie Mueller
The Tony Award-winning actress discusses her starring role as Jenna in Waitress, her (lack of) culinary skills and all things pie...
06 May 2016
Becky Mode
The 'Fully Committed' playwright discusses her Broadway debut, as well as all things Jesse Tyler Ferguson and "fancy pants" cuisine.
28 Jan 2016
Megan Hilty
The "Smash" alum discusses her first Broadway play 'Noises Off,' appearing in her underwear on stage, 'Bombshell' and other dream roles.
18 Dec 2015
Leslie Odom, Jr.
The 'Hamilton' star talks Tonys, celebrity backstage encounters, a London production of 'Hamilton', and the future of 'Bombshell'.
30 Nov 2015
Andy Mientus
The "Smash" alum talks about his latest Broadway outing as Hanschen in the Deaf West Theatre production of Spring Awakening.
24 Sep 2015
Rachel Tucker
The West End's longest-running Elphaba talks about returning to Broadway in Wicked, after her stint in Sting's The Last Ship.
16 Sep 2015
Oliver Chris
The UK star of stage and screen talks about playing Prince William in the Broadway transfer of the Olivier Award-winning King Charles III.
03 Aug 2015
Kelli O'Hara
Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara discusses her outstanding Broadway achievement and her role as Anna Leonowens in The King and I.
27 Jul 2015
John O'Farrell, Karey & Wayne Kirkpatrick
Read Hayden Thomas' interview with the masterminds behind Broadway's Tony-nominated musical comedy Something Rotten!
20 Jul 2015
Sierra Boggess
The Broadway and West End favourite is interviewed as she enters the final weeks of It Shoulda Been You and prepares for her new role in School of Rock.
13 Jul 2015
Jerry Mitchell
The two-time Tony winner discusses directing the Broadway premiere of On Your Feet! as well as the West End transfer of Kinky Boots.
06 Jul 2015
Kristin Chenoweth
Read our interview with the Tony and Emmy Award winning leading lady of the Roundabout Theatre Company's On The Twentieth Century.
30 Jun 2015
Laura Michelle Kelly
The Olivier Award winner and star of Broadway's Finding Neverland discusses her tremendous career in theatre on both sides of the Atlantic.
23 Jun 2015
James Monroe Iglehart
Read our reporter Hayden Thomas' interview with the Tony Award-winning Genie of Broadway himself on starring in Disney's smash hit Aladdin.

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Interview Highlight!
Kristin Chenoweth
Q: Why do you think "Hairspray" was chosen as NBC's live musical offering this year?
A: Well, I don't work for the network, but I would imagine there could not be a better time to show the world this particular piece. It is a look back at our history and growth, but also we look at it in today's times, and we see where we can get better.


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