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Vote Now! Hamilton Breaks Record for Most Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations

Vote Now! Hamilton Breaks Record for Most Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations

Your nominations for the 2016 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards are in and Lin-Manuel Miranda's smash hit Hamilton garnered a massive 27 nods, breaking Spring Awakening 's 2007 record of 21. The revival of Noises Off received the most nominations of any play, with six. It is now up to you to vote for your favorites.

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She Loves Me & American Psycho Lead 2016 Drama Desk Nominations

She Loves Me & American Psycho Lead 2016 Drama Desk Nominations

Matthew Morrison and Vanessa Williams announced nominations for the 61st annual Drama Desk Awards on April 28. After the off-Broadway incarnation of Hamilton won big last year, She Loves Me topped the list with nine nods. American Psycho and Bright Star were close behind with eight and seven nominations, respectively. The awards ceremony, which honors the best of Broadway, off-Broadway ...

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Hey There, Teenage Baltimore! Derek Hough & Martin Short Join NBC's Hairspray Live!

Hey There, Teenage Baltimore! Derek Hough & Martin Short Join NBC's Hairspray Live!

Don't change that channel, because this casting is timeless to us! Derek Hough and Tony winner Martin Short are on board to star in NBC’s Hairspray Live!. The duo of Emmy winners will play Corny Collins and Wilbur Turnblad, respectively. They join the previously announced Jennifer Hudson and Harvey Fierstein, who take on the roles of Motormouth Maybelle and Edna ...

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'S Wonderful! An American in Paris Announces U.S. Tour Dates & Cities

'S Wonderful! An American in Paris Announces U.S. Tour Dates & Cities

America's got rhythm! An American in Paris will launch a national tour in Boston at the Citi Wang Theatre, playing October 25 through November 6, following a preview period at Proctor’s in Schenectady, N.Y. As previously reported, Garen Scribner, currently playing Jerry Mulligan in the Broadway production, will star in the tour along with Sara Esty, who plays Lise ...

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Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Star Opposite Emily Blunt in Mary Poppins

Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Star Opposite Emily Blunt in Mary Poppins

It's official! Tony, Pulitzer, Emmy and Grammy winner Lin-Manuel Miranda will star alongside Emily Blunt in Disney’s new Mary Poppins. The Wrap writes that the Hamilton star and creator is now confirmed for the previously reported project, where he will play Jack, a lamplighter (not Bert, famously played by Dick Van Dyke).

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Pick the Nominees! Polls Now Open for the 2016 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations

Pick the Nominees! Polls Now Open for the 2016 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations

Awards season is in full swing on the Great White Way, and that means it’s time to rise up and determine the best shows and performers of the year. That’s right: It’s up to you to pick the nominations for the 2016 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards.

It’s the biggest theatrical award chosen exclusively by the fans, and the process ...

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Jennifer Hudson & Harvey Fierstein Will Lead Hairspray Live!

Jennifer Hudson & Harvey Fierstein Will Lead Hairspray Live!

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson and Tony winner Harvey Fierstein can't stop the beat! The pair will headline NBC’s previously announced Hairspray Live!. Directed by Kenny Leon and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, this year's live musical telecast from the peacock network is scheduled for December 7.

Hudson, who will play Motormouth Maybelle, is currently completing a run in Broadway's The Color ...

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Pies All Around! Waitress, Featuring a Score by Sara Bareilles, Will Bake Up a National Tour in 2017

Pies All Around! Waitress, Featuring a Score by Sara Bareilles, Will Bake Up a National Tour in 2017

Sugar, butter and flour for everyone! The new Broadway musical Waitress, directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus and featuring a score by Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, will launch a national tour next year. The tour will kick off at Cleveland’s Playhouse Square on October 17, 2017. Casting and further engagements will be announced at a later date.

The show made ...

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Add Ice Cream & This Album to Your Shopping List: She Loves Me Revival to Release Cast Recording

Add Ice Cream & This Album to Your Shopping List: She Loves Me Revival to Release Cast Recording

It’ll make the perfect album for when you're writing love letters, eating vanilla ice cream or considering one more piece of candy. The company of the Broadway revival of She Loves Me will go into the studio to record a cast album for Ghostlight Records on April 25. Release dates will be announced later.

The Roundabout production opened in March ...

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Want to Hear the Golden Sounds of Tuck Everlasting Forever? A Broadway Cast Album Is on the Way

Want to Hear the Golden Sounds of Tuck Everlasting Forever? A Broadway Cast Album Is on the Way

We'll have this one on repeat forever and ever (and ever). Tuck Everlasting, starring Andrew Keenan-Bolger and newcomer Sarah Charles Lewis, is set to release a Broadway cast recording. The DMI Soundtracks album will be available digitally on June 10 and in stores on July 1.

Helmed by Tony winner Casey Nicholaw and featuring a score by Nathan Tyson and ...

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