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On Broadway: 'War Paint'

On Broadway: 'War Paint'

May 20
"War Paint," the new Broadway musical about cosmetic icons Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein, earned four Tony nominations, including for its stars, Christine Ebersole and Patti LuPone.

Cynthia Erivo on How 'The Color Purple' Musical Changed Her Life

Cynthia Erivo on How 'The Color Purple' Musical Changed Her Life

Jan 9
Broadway fans know British actress and singer Cynthia Erivo for her starring role in "The Color Purple: The Musical."

We Meet George Takei

By David Goodman | Nov 5
Its not often you get a chance to speak to someone as iconic as Mr George Takei.

'Falsettos' Marches Again, But Is This AIDS-Era Musical Still Relevant?

By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 23
In 1992, Broadway audiences (and Tony voters) laughed, cried and cheered their way through William Finn and James Lapine's musical "Falsettos." Now the work returns to Broadway's Walter Kerr Theatre.

'Queer As Folk' Cabaret with Randy Harrison

By Joel Martens | Sep 3
"Honing your craft," is a phrase often bandied about in the theatre community. It's a way to collect and expand on the tools necessary for building a successful career. Something Randy Harrison has been doing much of his life.

New "Hamilton" Star Javier Muñoz on Hit Musical, Overcoming Life's Struggles

New "Hamilton" Star Javier Muñoz on Hit Musical, Overcoming Life's Struggles

Aug 10
Javier Muñoz took on one of the biggest jobs in Broadway history when he stepped into the title role of "Hamilton."

'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' :: Not So Far Away

By Lisa Lipsey | Jul 31
New play development is fascinating, and this one moved fast. "Beautiful-The Carole King Musical" was created in 2013 in San Francisco, then headed to the Broadway stage in 2014 and won two Tony Awards in 2015.

Broadway Bound? 'Lube: A Modern Love Story'

By Stacey Blanchet | Jul 25
Novelist Jack Turner is setting out on a mission to bring his musical "Lube: A Modern Love Story" to the bright lights of Broadway.

"Hamilton" Actresses on How Broadway Show Empowers

"Hamilton" Actresses on How Broadway Show Empowers

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

'Newsies' :: Watch What Happens

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.

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