Jennifer Hudson, Catherine Zeta Jones, Russell Crowe & More to Perform Live at the Oscars

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Academy Award  winners Jennifer Hudson, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Russell Crowe join this year’s Oscar  nominees Hugh Jackman and Anne Hathaway along with Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit, Samantha Barks, and Helena Bonham Carter in a celebration honoring movie musicals of the last decade. “We are pleased to have been able to amass […]

24th Annual Gypsy of the Year Event Sets Dates

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The Gypsy of the Year Competition will be back for its 24th year on Monday, December 3 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, December 4 (2 PM) at the New Amsterdam Theatre (214 West 42nd Street). The celebration of the tireless work of ensemble singers and dancers is produced by and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The Gypsy of the Year Competition is […]

‘How to Succeed in Business’ is Closing

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The 50th Anniversary production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying will end its run on May 20 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. The production, which recouped its $9 million initial investment in December 2011, currently stars Nick Jonas and Beau Bridges. Jonas was scheduled to perform with the company through […]

Phylicia Rashad to appear at 4th Annual August Wilson Monologue Competition

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Judges have been announced for the 4th Annual August Wilson Monologue Competition, to be held on Monday, May 7th at the August Wilson Theatre. The event, which is free and open to the public, features high school students from Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh and Seattle performing monologues by the […]

‘How to Succeed…’ EP, featuring Nick Jonas, release date set

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. Broadway Records will release the EP of Nick Jonas performing five tracks from the smash hit musical on Tuesday, […]

Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience—A Parody by Dan and Jeff gets off-Broadway home

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Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience—A Parody by Dan and Jeff will play a limited engagement at off-Broadway’s Little Shubert Theatre beginning May 19. The 2012 Oliver nominee for Best Entertainment & Family Show presents all seven “Harry Potter” books in 70 minutes. The production officially opens on June 3 and continues through August […]

Stockard Channing and John Larroquette will host the 78th Annual Drama League Awards

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Tony Award winners Stockard Channing and John Larroquette will be this year’s hosts for the 78th Annual Drama League Awards, scheduled for Friday, May 18 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square at noon. This year’s Drama League Award Nominees will be announced Tuesday morning, April 24th at Sardi’s. Executive Director Gabriel Shanks said […]

Kenny Leon will work with students in upcoming monologue competition

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The August Wilson Monologue Competition will be held on Monday, May 7th at 7p.m. at the August Wilson Theatre. Jujamcun Theaters and True Colors Theatre Company, under the direction of Kenny Leon (Stick Fly, Fences, The Mountaintop,) have announced the 4th annual event, which is free and open to the public. The competition […]

Nick Jonas has recorded ‘How to Succeed’ Album

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New star of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Nick Jonas, headed to the studio last Sunday, February 19, to record a new Broadway cast album of the 50th anniversary revival of the production. The EP will be release by Broadway Records this spring.  Robert Sher, a six-time Grammy nominee will […]

Book of Mormon adds Grammy Award to their collection

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The Book of Mormon has done it again, adding to their already impressive collection of awards. The Original Broadway Cast Recording of the show, has won Best Musical Theater Album at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.  Awards were distributed Sunday, February 12 at the event, which was hosted by LL […]