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  • Ramin Karimloo in Les Misérables

    As we are all just taking life one day at a time at the moment, we've chosen the epic anthem "One Day More" from Les Misérables as our #QuaranTune of the day.The most recent Broadway revival of the immortal Schönberg-Boublil tuner played the Imperial Theatre from March 2014 through September 2016. The star-studded cast was led by Ramin Karimloo in a Tony-nominated performance as Jean Valjean, alongside the likes of Tony Award winner Nikki M. James as Éponine, Caissie Levy as Fantine, Andy...

  • The A to Z of Broadway Musicals Quiz

    If you're wallowing in self-isolation and struggling to know exactly what to do with yourselves during Broadway's downtime, then have we got the perfect solution for you! Why not test your knowledge of Broadway musicals with our brand new A to Z quiz?!Your goal is to achieve a "Broadway Superstar" status by getting at least 18 answers correct. Do you think you have what it takes? Well then, curtain up... <iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="800"...

  • The Cast of High School Musical

    Look no further than "We're All In This Together," if you need a T-Shirt slogan for the current COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the globe. The virus is a devastating equalizer that doesn't discern race, class, gender or sexuality and has become a common threat that has united a human race incessantly at odds with itself.We've chosen the popular "High School Musical" anthem for today's #QuaranTune to reflect our sentiments as a theatre-loving community, who have reached out to each other in recent...

  • Hugh Jackman in Oklahoma!

    A very Good Morning to all our readers across the globe! And oh, what a beautiful mornin' it is because today's the day you can stream the entire 1998 National Theatre production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! on BroadwayHD... for free! And oh, by the way, the production just happens to feature Tony Award winner Hugh Jackman in his London stage debut as Curly McLain!The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization has partnered with BroadwayHD to make this free presentation possible, which...

  • Kristin Chenoweth in Promises, Promises

    Today's "QuaranTune" comes to us from the one and only Kristin Chenoweth, who starred as Fran Kubelik in the 2010 Broadway revival of Promises, Promises at the Broadway Theatre.The Tony Award winner starred alongside Tony nominee (and "Will & Grace" favorite) Sean Hayes in the production, which featured a book by Neil Simon and a score by Hal David and the legendary Burt Bacharach. Promises, Promises originally premiered on the Great White Way back in 1968, but for the 2010 revival, the...

  • Tony Awards postponement

    The 74th Annual Tony Awards, which were scheduled to take place at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 7, 2020, have been postponed due to the global outbreak of coronavirus which is sweeping the world.Set to air live on CBS, the ceremony will be rescheduled for a later date in co-ordination with the broadcast partner when Broadway theaters are re-opened.The news follows the announcement that the 2020 Olivier Awards in London will also be rearranged for a later date after postponing from its...

  • Sharon D. Clarke & Debra Messing

    Roundabout Theatre Company has confirmed that its Broadway revival of Caroline, or Change (originally slated to begin performances at Studio 54 on March 13, 2020) and its Broadway premiere of Birthday Candles (slated from April 2 at the American Airlines Theatre) are now both being postponed until the fall due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.Two-time Olivier Award winner Sharon D. Clarke and Emmy Award winner Debra Messing remain attached to their respective productions.Caroline, or Change is...

  • Chita Rivera & Terrence McNally

    In loving memory of acclaimed playwright and multiple Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, who passed away yesterday, as reported, following complications due to the Coronavirus, today's "QuaranTune" is dedicated to him.Alongside his cherished plays, including his Tony Award-winning works of Love! Valour! Compassion! and Master Class, Mr. McNally also provided the book for an impressive selection of Broadway musicals that have spanned the last four decades. From 1984's The Rink all the way to the...

  • Aaron Tveit & Karen Olivo in Moulin Rouge! The Musical

    Today's "QuaranTune" is dedicated to Broadway favorite Aaron Tveit, who has confirmed he has tested positive for COVID-19. The current leading man of Moulin Rouge! The Musical tweeted:Hey everyone. I just wanted to update you all that I've found out that I've tested positive for Covid-19. I've been in quarantine since Broadway shows shut down on Thursday, March 12th, and I'm feeling much better....Aaron burst onto the Broadway scene as Link Larkin in Hairspray in the summer of 2006 and has since...

  • Daveed Diggs & Michael Shannon

    Following the success of The 24 Hour Plays' initial launch of Viral Monologues last Tuesday, a brand new series of videos will be released tonight. 24 new and original monologues will be released on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/ from 6pm until midnight (one released every fifteen minutes).Following suit from last week's first edition, the 24 participating actors shared "brief orientation-style" videos with their writing counterparts at 6pm last night, giving...

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