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"Hamilton" Actresses on How Broadway Show Empowers

THEATRE | Jun 9
Powerful women are making a name for themselves in "Hamilton," just like the women they play.

'Newsies' :: Watch What Happens

THEATRE | By Joel Martens | May 8
Like many theatrical tales, "Newsies" is based on a true story pulled from history's pages. Joey Barreiro, who plays the show's main character, talks about the play and its realities.

His Lola Adventure

THEATER | By Richard Dodds | May 1
He did not create the role of Lola in "Kinky Boots," but it sometimes seems like the role was created for him.

Duncan Sheik Reconsiders A Psycho and Makes Beautiful Music

THEATRE | By Mark Kennedy | Apr 9
The first time Duncan Sheik read the disturbingly gory novel "American Psycho," it didn't go well. He got halfway through the book before throwing it across his dorm room in disgust.

'If/Then' :: Taking the Show on the Road

THEATRE | By Richard Dodds | Oct 31
It's been reunion time for Anthony Rapp and Idina Menzel, who first worked together nearly 20 years ago as original cast members of "Rent." Now they are on a post-Broadway tour of "If/Then,"

New Sara Bareilles 'Waitress' Album Hits Retailers Nov. 6

MUSIC | Oct 23
Multi-platinum selling, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter and New York Times best-selling author Sara Bareilles has announced plans to release her highly anticipated new studio album this fall through Epic Records.

Stephen Sondheim Reimagined for Piano by 37 Composers

MOVIES | By Ronald Blum | Oct 20
Note by note, pianist Anthony de Mare and three dozen composers had put their own imprints on songs Sondheim wrote over the past half-century, a tribute to the man who redefined Broadway.

Buds Anthony Rapp & Telly Leung Bloom at Ptown Theater

THEATRE | By EDGE | Aug 10
The world premiere of "Buds of Broadway" debuts on August 14-15 for a two night only event at the Provincetown Theater featuring stars Anthony Rapp, from "If/Then" and "Rent" and Telly Leung, star of "Glee," "Godspell" and "Wicked."

'Singin' in the Rain' :: Bring on the Song! Bring on the Dance! Bring on the Rain!

THEATRE | By Lisa Lipsey | May 23
San Diego Musical Theatre is bringing it to us live on stage... rain and all.

Max von Essen: An American Plays French (and Gay?) in Paris on B'way

THEATRE | By Frank J. Avella | May 17
Learning to sight-read and practicing piano to Gershwin tunes as a child led Max von Essen to an exceptional featured role in the long-awaited Broadway stage production of the iconic MGM classic film "An American in Paris."

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