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Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in New Orleans

Comin' to Town! Tickets Now on Sale for Tony-Winning The Color Purple Musical in New Orleans

Must be somethin' to fuss about! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of The Color Purple in New Orleans. The touring production of the 2016 Tony Award-winning musical revival will open on February 20 at the Saenger Theatre and close on February 25, 2018.

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Hit Broadway Comedy The Play That Goes Wrong Will Launch a National Tour in 2018

Hit Broadway Comedy The Play That Goes Wrong Will Launch a National Tour in 2018

The Broadway smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, currently the longest-running play on the Great White Way, will launch a North American tour during the 2018-2019 season, including a 5-week engagement at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. Additional cities and the touring cast will be announced in the coming months.

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Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Sets Cast Album Release Date

Jimmy Buffett Musical Escape to Margaritaville Sets Cast Album Release Date

An original Broadway cast recording of Escape to Margaritaville, the new show featuring the music of singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, will be released on February 16, 2018, the morning of the show’s first Broadway performance. The album, which will be recorded this month in Chicago, features both original songs along with many of Buffett’s classics.

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Watch Waitress Stars Jason Mraz & Betsy Wolfe Offer Up Their Adorable Take on 'Bad Idea'

Watch Waitress Stars Jason Mraz & Betsy Wolfe Offer Up Their Adorable Take on 'Bad Idea'

Jason Mraz made his Broadway debut on November 3 in the hit musical Waitress. The two-time Grammy-winning singer-songwriter is serving up Sara Bareilles' Tony-nominated score eight times a week. Mraz joined leading lady Betsy Wolfe for a visit to Live with Kelly & Ryan on November 8 to show off Bareilles' super-sweet duet "Bad Idea." Give a watch to ...

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Exclusive! Get a First Look at Tony Winner Karen Ziemba in Irving Berlin's White Christmas National Tour

Exclusive! Get a First Look at Tony Winner Karen Ziemba in Irving Berlin's White Christmas National Tour

Let her sing and you'll be happy! As previously announced, Tony winner Karen Ziemba is starring in the national tour of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, and we've got your exclusive first look at Ziemba as the wisecracking but bighearted Martha Watson, snapped by Jeremy Daniel. "This White Christmas company is absolutely phenomenal," Ziemba told Broadway.com. "And the show ...

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Broadway Across America Report: The Color Purple, Love Never Dies, Waitress & More Tour Buzz

Broadway Across America Report: The Color Purple, Love Never Dies, Waitress & More Tour Buzz

National Editor Ryan Lee Gilbert and SiriusXM On Broadway's Julie James discuss the latest news about all of your favorite and upcoming touring productions.

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C’est Magnifique! Tickets Now on Sale for the National Tour of An American in Paris in New Orleans

C’est Magnifique! Tickets Now on Sale for the National Tour of An American in Paris in New Orleans

The City of Light awaits you! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of An American in Paris in New Orleans. The touring production of the hit Broadway musical will open on January 30 at the Saenger Theatre and close on February 4, 2018.

Based on the Oscar-winning film, An American in Paris tells the tale of young ...

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Beyonce to Voice the Role of Nala in The Lion King Remake; Casting Complete

Beyonce to Voice the Role of Nala in The Lion King Remake; Casting Complete

We just can't wait! As previously speculated, hit singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter will voice the role of strong-minded lioness Nala in the upcoming live-action remake of The Lion King. Jon Favreau will direct the film, slated for a July 19, 2019 release in cinemas. Disney broke the casting news on Twitter.

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Caissie Levy & Patti Murin on Why Their Frozen Sisterhood Is 'A Dream Come True'

Caissie Levy & Patti Murin on Why Their Frozen Sisterhood Is 'A Dream Come True'

We're counting down the days until the new stage adaptation of Frozen arrives at Broadway's St. James Theatre. Clearly we're not the only ones. The show's stars, Caissie Levy (who plays Elsa) and Patti Murin (who takes on the role of Anna) sat down recently to talk about their sisterhood both onstage and off. "These women save each other," ...

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Anastasia, Dear Evan Hansen & More to Sing Out on NBC During Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Anastasia, Dear Evan Hansen & More to Sing Out on NBC During Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Casts of some of Broadway's best shows are scheduled to appear on NBC's broadcast of the 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade! Shows set to perform include 2017 Tony-winning Best Musical Dear Evan Hansen, along with the upcoming revival of Once on This Island and the new musicals Anastasia and SpongeBob SquarePants. The show-stopping Radio City Rockettes will also bring their ...

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Moulin Rouge! The Musical to Play 2018 Pre-Broadway Run in Boston

Moulin Rouge! The Musical to Play 2018 Pre-Broadway Run in Boston

The world premiere pre-Broadway engagement of Moulin Rouge! The Musical, the new stage show based on Baz Luhrmann's 2001 motion picture, will reopen Boston's newly restored Emerson Colonial Theatre in the summer of 2018. Exact dates will be set for the previously announced show which features a book by John Logan, direction by Alex Timbers and choreography by Sonya Tayeh.

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Watch 'The Candy Man' of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Ring In Halloween on The View

Watch 'The Candy Man' of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Ring In Halloween on The View

It's Halloween, and what better way to ring in the sweetest holiday of the year but with the candy man himself, Willy Wonka! Christian Borle and his fellow cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory paid a visit to The View on October 31 to sing from the show that is packing houses on Broadway. Watch two-time Tony winner Borle ...

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Exclusive! Aaron Tveit & Karen Olivo Lead Moulin Rouge Developmental Lab

Exclusive! Aaron Tveit & Karen Olivo Lead Moulin Rouge Developmental Lab

Broadway.com has learned exclusively that stage favorite Aaron Tveit and Tony winner Karen Olivo are stepping into the shoes of Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman in the developmental lab of Moulin Rouge! The Musical, based on Baz Luhrmann's 2001 motion picture Moulin Rouge. Tveit and Olivo are currently leading the show's previously announced workshop presentation in the roles of ...

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Waitress & Come From Away to Perform on CBS During Thanksgiving Day Parade

Waitress & Come From Away to Perform on CBS During Thanksgiving Day Parade

Some of Broadway’s best are lined up to show off their piping hot talents during CBS’ Thanksgiving Day Parade coverage. The broadcast will feature performances from the casts of Come From Away and Waitress, including two-time Grammy winner and Broadway-bound cast member Jason Mraz. Portions of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will also air during the broadcast.

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Special of the Day! Watch Jason Mraz & Betsy Wolfe Sing Songs from Broadway's Waitress

Special of the Day! Watch Jason Mraz & Betsy Wolfe Sing Songs from Broadway's Waitress

Waitress' Betsy Wolfe and Jason Mraz perform "It Only Takes a Taste" and "Bad Idea" ahead of Mraz's Broadway debut on November 3. Bonus: Mraz also sings his song "96 Million Miles."

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Get a Taste of Jason Mraz and Betsy Wolfe in Sara Bareilles' Waitress

Get a Taste of Jason Mraz and Betsy Wolfe in Sara Bareilles' Waitress

Jason Mraz gave a taste of what his upcoming Broadway debut in Waitress is going to be like at an intimate three-song performance on October 30 at YouTube Space NY. The Grammy winner dueted with Waitress leading lady (and former Broadway.com vlogger) Betsy Wolfe on two of the show's numbers: "It Only Takes a Taste" and "Bad Idea" before picking ...

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Music Video: Waitress Tour Star Desi Oakley Sings 'What Baking Can Do'

Music Video: Waitress Tour Star Desi Oakley Sings 'What Baking Can Do'

Waitress—The Musical's Desi Oakley sings "What Baking Can Do" from the national tour of the hit Broadway production.

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You Wanna Know What's Inside! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with Waitress—The Musical

You Wanna Know What's Inside! Broadway Balances America Goes Behind the Scenes with Waitress—The Musical

Hurry up, fill the coffee cup and watch! Broadway Balances America, the special five-part series airing on The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television, continued its fourth season on October 23 with a special look at the tour of Sara Bareilles' hit Broadway musical Waitress. Correspondent Amber Milt sits down with Tony Award-winning director Diane Paulus and finds out how the ...

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Sugar! Butter! Photos! Here's Your First Look at the National Tour of Waitress—The Musical

Sugar! Butter! Photos! Here's Your First Look at the National Tour of Waitress—The Musical
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Have a seat and have a look at the menu photos! Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart, Charity Angel Dawson, Lenne Klingaman and more are starring in the national tour of Sara Bareilles' hit musical Waitress, directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus. The touring production officially launched at Cleveland's Playhouse Square on October 17. Take a look at photos from the ...

Jane Krakowski & Chris Diamantopoulos Join A Christmas Story Live! on Fox

Jane Krakowski & Chris Diamantopoulos Join A Christmas Story Live! on Fox

Christmas has come early! Tony winner Jane Krakowski will play Miss Shields, the teacher of nine-year-old Ralphie Parker, in the upcoming live TV presentation of A Christmas Story. Broadway alum Chris Diamantopoulos has also joined the cast, portraying Ralphie’s dad. The musical event will air on December 17 at 7:00pm EST on Fox.

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Music Video: The Color Purple's Carla R. Stewart Sings 'Too Beautiful for Words'

Music Video: The Color Purple's Carla R. Stewart Sings 'Too Beautiful for Words'

The Color Purple star Carla R. Stewart sings "Too Beautiful for Words" from the national tour of the Tony Award-winning production.

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Exclusive! Get a First Look at Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart, Carrie Compere & the Touring Company of The Color Purple

Exclusive! Get a First Look at Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart, Carrie Compere & the Touring Company of The Color Purple
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The Tony Award-winning revival of The Color Purple—The Musical is comin' to town! Starring Broadway alums Adrianna Hicks, Carla R. Stewart and Carrie Compere, the touring production of The Color Purple will officially launch October 17 at Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre and Broadway.com has an exclusive first look at the must-see musical. Check out the show's gorgeous production photos and ...

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Mark Your Calendar! Date Set for 72nd Annual Tony Awards

Mark Your Calendar! Date Set for 72nd Annual Tony Awards

Save the date! The 72nd annual Tony Awards will take place on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Radio City Music Hall. The ceremony, which honors theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway, will once again air on CBS. The ceremony has been broadcast on the network since 1978 and is scheduled to air on CBS through 2026.

The official eligibility ...

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Watch Splashy Performance Clips from the SpongeBob SquarePants Rehearsal Room

Watch Splashy Performance Clips from the SpongeBob SquarePants Rehearsal Room

Enter the Bikini Bottom rehearsal room with Ethan Slater and the cast of SpongeBob SquarePants.

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A Christmas Story Live! Finds Its Ralphie Parker in Newcomer Andy Walken

A Christmas Story Live! Finds Its Ralphie Parker in Newcomer Andy Walken

Following a nationwide digital casting call, Andy Walken, an 11-year-old from Seattle, WA, has been cast in the central role of Ralphie Parker in the upcoming live TV presentation of A Christmas Story! The musical event will air on December 17 at 7:00pm EST on Fox.

More than 350 applicants were considered for the role of Ralphie, the boy ...

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