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A selection of stars and personalities appearing or about to appear on the Broadway stage.

Zach BraffZach Braff in Bullets Over Broadway
Neil Patrick HarrisNeil Patrick Harris in Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Annie PottsAnnie Potts in Pippin
Vanessa WilliamsVanessa Williams in After Midnight
(until 11 May 2014)
Carly Rae JepsenCarly Rae Jepsen in Cinderella
(until 08 Jun 2014)
Sophie OkonedoSophie Okonedo in A Raisin in the Sun
(until 15 Jun 2014)
Tony ShalhoubTony Shalhoub in Act One
(until 15 Jun2014)
Bryan CranstonBryan Cranston in All The Way
(until 29 Jun 2014)
James FrancoJames Franco in Of Mice and Men
(until 27 Jul 2014)
ris O'DowdChris O'Dowd in Of Mice and Men
(until 27 Jul 2014)
Audra McDonald Audra McDonald in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar ... (until 10 Aug 2014)
Alan CummingAlan Cumming in Cabaret
(until 31 Aug 2014)
Fantasia BarrinoFantasia Barrino in After Midnight
(from 13 May - 08 Jun 2014)
Ewan McGregorEwan McGregor in The Real Thing
(from 02 Oct 2014 - 04 Jan 2015)
Tyne DalyTyne Daly in Mothers and Sons
Idina MenzelIdina Menzel in If/Then
Frederick WellerFrederick Weller in Mothers and Sons
Fran DrescherFran Drescher in Cinderella
(until 08 Jun 2014)
Diahann CarrollDiahann Carroll in A Raisin in the Sun
(untill 15 Jun 2014)
Anika Noni RoseAnika Noni Rose in A Raisin in the Sun
(until 15 Jun 2014)
Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington in A Raisin in the Sun
(until 15 Jun 2014)
Daniel RadcliffeDaniel Radcliffe in Cripple of Inishmaan
(until 20 Jul 2014)
Leighton MeesterLeighton Meester in Of Mice and Men
(until 27 Jul 2014)
Jim ParrackJim Parrack in Of Mice and Men
(until 27 Jul 2014)
Estelle ParsonsEstelle Parsons in Velocity of Autumn
(until 17 Aug 2014)
Michelle WilliamsMichelle Williams in Cabaret
(until 31 Aug 2014)
Maggie GyllenhaalMaggie Gyllenhaal in The Real Thing
(from 02 Oct 2014 - 04 Jan 2015)
Cynthia NixonCynthia Nixon in The Real Thing
(from 02 Oct 2014 - 04 Jan 2015)

Star Credits
Alan Cumming Alan Cumming is currently reprising his Tony Award-winning role as the Emcee, in the Roundabout's Broadway revival of John Kander's and Fred Ebb's Cabaret.

Cumming made his professional acting debut as Malcolm in Michael Boyd's production of Macbeth at the Tron Theatre, Glasgow in 1985. 28 years later he played nearly all the parts in the National Theatre of Scotland's re-imagining of the Scottish play on Broadway.

After working extensively in the Scottish theatre, he made his West End debut in Conquest of the South Pole, which earned him his first Olivier award nomination. He appeared with the RSC, played Romeo for the RNT Studio and earned further Olivier nominations for La BÍte and Cabaret. His career-defining Hamlet for the English Touring Theatre earned him huge critical acclaim, a TMA Best Actor award and Shakespeare Globe nomination. He won an Olivier for Accidental Death of an Anarchist at the Royal National Theatre.

In 1998 he made his Broadway debut when Cabaret transferred to NYC, winning him the 1998 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical. He went on to appear on Broadway in Design for Living and as Mack the Knife in The Threepenny Opera.

Off-Broadway he appeared as the Pope in Jean Genet's Elle (which he also adapted) and as Trigorin in The Seagull opposite Dianne Wiest.

In 2006, he returned to the West End in Martin Sherman's Bent, and in 2007 appeared in the National Theatre of Scotland's The Bacchae, directed by John Tiffany.

On TV he currently appears as Eli Gold in The Good Wife for which he has been nominated for Prime Time Emmy awards. He also appears opposite Lisa Kudrow in Showtime's Web Therapy and is the host of Masterpiece Mystery on PBS.

His film career has seen him work consecutively with Stanley Kubrick and the Spice Girls, and make appearances in the X Men, Spy Kids, Flintstones and Smurfs franchises as well as roles in many independent films such as Sweet Land, Julie Taymor's Titus and The Tempest and most recently Travis Fine's Any Day Now. With Jennifer Jason Leigh he wrote, produced, directed and starred in The Anniversary Party.

Cumming has also published a novel, Tommy's Tale, released an album of songs, I Bought A Blue Car Today, and last year had his first exhibition of photographs, Alan Cumming Snaps! He regularly performs in concert, most recently with Liza Minnelli at New York's Town Hall and over the past few years has sung in seasons at the Sydney Opera House, the Geffen Playhouse, LA and London's Vaudeville Theatre.


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