The Tony Awards Telecast Now Available on iTunes and Amazon.com

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Attention Tony Award fans: For the first time ever, the entire 2012 Tony Awards Telecast is downloadable through iTunes and Amazon.com. Starting now, the telecast can be purchased. By logging onto iTunes or Amazon fans will be able to preview and purchase the entire 2012 Tony Awards telecast hosted by Neil Patrick Harris.  Additionally, […]

Complete Cast announced for Cindy Lauper’s ‘Kinky Boots’

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The full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of Kinky Boots has been announced. The new musical brings together four time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award winner Cyndi Lauper (Music & Lyrics). Directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell, Kinky Boots will play the Bank […]

Alec Baldwin Will Play the Kidnapped Mobster on Broadway in ‘Orphans’

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Alec Baldwin will return to Broadway next spring in Lyle Kessler’s Orphans, directed by Daniel Sullivan and produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert Cole. This will mark the first Broadway staging of the play. Baldwin said, “I have dreamed, for a long time, of doing this play with this director. It’s an honor […]

Nathan Lane joins “The Good Wife”

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CBS has announced another addition to “The good Wife” cast. Emmy Award and Tony Award winning actor Nathan Lane (The Producers) has been cast in a reoccurring role for season four and will make his debut in September’s season premiere. Lane will portray a bottom line-obsessed manager imposed on Lockhart & Gardner by […]

Wicked Casting! Kristen Chenoweth cast in “The Good Wife”

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Emmy Award and Tony Award-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth (“Pushing Daisies,” “GCB”) has been cast in a recurring role in season four of The Good Wife. She will make her debut in September’s season premiere. Chenoweth will match wits with both Alicia and Peter in her role as a top-of-her-game political reporter who wants […]

“Smash” Adds Rising Star Andy Mientus to Second Season

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Andy Mientus, last seen in the recent off Broadway production of Carrie, has signed on to play Kyle, an aspiring musical theater writer from Brooklyn, on the second season of “Smash.” Mientus is the final installment of the three additions to the “Smash” cast to be announced. He joins Jeremy Jordan of Disney’s […]

2010 Tony Award Winning Best Musical ‘Memphis’ sets closing date

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Producers of the 2010 Tony Award winning Best Musical Memphis announced that the production will play its final performance at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway on August 5, 2012. At the time of closing the production, will have played 30 preview and 1, 166 regular performances. “The level of love and commitment exhibited […]

Billy Ray Cyrus will join cast of Chicago in November

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The Tony Award winning revival of Chicago will welcome singer, songwriter, actor and father of Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cryus in his Broadway stage debut as the slick criminal Billy Flynn. Cyrus will play a limited seven-week engagement at the Ambassador theatre this holiday season, Monday Novemebr 5 through Sunday, December 23. Cyrus […]

Grosses down, ticket prices up for the week ending June 24, 2012

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Grosses are down just a bit for the week ending June 24, 2012. Two weeks out and the big Tony Award winners continue to sellout. Both Newsies and Once break into the millionaire club this week end, along with five other production, which include all the usual suspects: Evita, The Book of Mormon, […]

Jennifer Hudson joining the cast of “Smash”

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Oscar Award winner Jennifer Hudson will join NBC’s musical series “Smash” in its upcoming second season. Hudson will appear in a multi-episode arc as Veronica Moore, a Tony-winning actress who affects the lives of budding Broadway performers Karen, played by Katherine McPhee, and Ivy, played by Megan Hilty. Hudson rose to stardom after […]