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Welcome to Our Future! Timothy Ware Will Star as Lola in the Tony-Winning Kinky Boots Tour

Welcome to Our Future! Timothy Ware Will Star as Lola in the Tony-Winning Kinky Boots Tour

Everybody say yeah! Timothy Ware has been cast as Simon/Lola for the third year of the national tour of Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper's Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots. Ware will begin headlining the high-heeled and fabulous show on February 28 when Kinky Boots plays Spokane's INB Performing Arts Center.

Ware was the Lola standby on Broadway where he performed ...

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Sara Bareilles Will Star in Her Own Musical Waitress on Broadway

Sara Bareilles Will Star in Her Own Musical Waitress on Broadway

Five-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles will make her Broadway acting debut when she steps into her musical Waitress next month. She’ll play the leading role of Jenna Hunterson for a 10-week run from March 31 through June 11, replacing Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller. As previously reported, Mueller will take her final bow at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on March 26 ...

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Costa Mesa's 2017-2018 Broadway Season Will Include On Your Feet!, School of Rock, Hamilton & More

Costa Mesa's 2017-2018 Broadway Season Will Include On Your Feet!, School of Rock, Hamilton & More

The biggest hits on the Great White Way are headed to Costa Mesa as part of the just-announced Broadway Across America–Orange County 2017-2018 season!

Broadway blockbusters On Your Feet!, School of Rock and Hamilton will be part of the upcoming season. The lineup will also include Something Rotten!, The King and I, Love Never Dies, Motown The Musical, Kinky Boots ...

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The Color Purple Cast Recording, Featuring Cynthia Erivo & Jennifer Hudson, Wins 2017 Grammy Award

The Color Purple Cast Recording, Featuring Cynthia Erivo & Jennifer Hudson, Wins 2017 Grammy Award

She’s beautiful, she’s here, and she’s a Grammy winner. The cast recording for the Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple took home the 2017 Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album on February 12. The album beat out recordings of Bright Star, the 2015 revival of Fiddler on the Roof, Waitress and the West End production of Kinky Boots.

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There's Just No Telling How Far He'll Go! Lin-Manuel Miranda to Perform Nominated Moana Song at the Oscars

There's Just No Telling How Far He'll Go! Lin-Manuel Miranda to Perform Nominated Moana Song at the Oscars

Lin-Manuel Miranda is slated to take the stage at the Academy Awards at least once on February 26. The Oscar nominee will perform his track "How Far I'll Go" from Disney's Moana, reports Variety. Auli’i Cravalho, who lent her voice to the titular character, will join him on stage. Moana is also up for Best Animated Feature Film ...

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Believe! Billy Harrigan Tighe Will Star as J.M. Barrie in the Finding Neverland Tour

Believe! Billy Harrigan Tighe Will Star as J.M. Barrie in the Finding Neverland Tour

Raise your voice in cheer! Broadway favorite Billy Harrigan Tighe will star as J.M. Barrie in the national tour of Finding Neverland. Tighe, who's taking over for Kevin Kern, will begin performances in the touring production of the Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning musical on February 7 at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco.

Tighe’s recent credits include ...

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Stop! Wait! What?! Tickets Now On Sale for Tony-Winning A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder in Costa Mesa

Stop! Wait! What?! Tickets Now On Sale for Tony-Winning A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder in Costa Mesa

Hiya! Have you heard the jolly good news? A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder is bringing its madcap musical mayhem to Costa Mesa! Tickets are now on sale for the Tony Award-winning musical, which will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts from February 28 through March 5.

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder tells the uproarious story ...

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Elton John & Paul Rudnick Team Up to Write The Devil Wears Prada Broadway Musical

Elton John & Paul Rudnick Team Up to Write The Devil Wears Prada Broadway Musical

We’re one step closer to a Broadway diva belting the chronicles of cerulean. Elton John and playwright/essayist Paul Rudnick are at work to bring The Devils Wears Prada to the stage. The two will pen a Broadway musical adaptation of Lauren Weisberger’s 2003 novel and the subsequent 2006 film from 20th Century Fox.

“Re-imagining The Devil Wears Prada for ...

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The Cherry on Top for Waitress: Sara Bareilles’ Musical Recoups on Broadway

The Cherry on Top for Waitress: Sara Bareilles’ Musical Recoups on Broadway

Don’t worry, Waitress can pick up the tab. The production recouped its $12 million investment, becoming the second musical from the 2015-16 season to turn a profit (following Hamilton).

The Diane Paulus-helmed musical, featuring a score by Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles and a book by Jessie Nelson, opened officially at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on April 24, 2016. Tony winner Jessie ...

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La La Land Receives Record-Tying 14 Oscar Nominations, Including Two for Broadway Composers Benj Pasek & Justin Paul

La La Land Receives Record-Tying 14 Oscar Nominations, Including Two for Broadway Composers Benj Pasek & Justin Paul

The nominations for the 89th Academy Awards were announced on January 24, and La La Land achieved another record; the movie musical is the third film to receive 14 nominations, following All About Eve and Titanic. In addition to Best Picture, its nominations include two for Best Original Song—an impressive follow-up to Dear Evan Hansen composers Benj Pasek and Justin ...

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