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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

'Aladdin' Star James Monroe Iglehart Headed to 'Hamilton'

'Aladdin' Star James Monroe Iglehart Headed to 'Hamilton'

James Monroe Iglehart will exit "Aladdin" to take on the dual roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in "Hamilton"

Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Broadway's Biggest Stars to Sing on Inauguration Day, in NYC

Broadway's Biggest Stars to Sing on Inauguration Day, in NYC

Some of Broadway's biggest stars - including Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Betty Buckley, Jessie Mueller and Billy Porter - will be spending Inauguration Day at a concert in New York...

Friday, May 13, 2016

Behind the Scenes: Long Days Journey Into Night

Behind the Scenes: Long Days Journey Into Night

Meet the incredible cast of Long Days Journey Into Night, Eugene O'Neill’s timeless American masterpiece

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

Creating the Magic

Creating the Magic

Inside Broadway celebrates 35 years of bringing Broadway into NYC public schools

Monday, Jan 9, 2017

Wayne Brady to Play Aaron Burr in 'Hamilton' in Chicago

Wayne Brady to Play Aaron Burr in 'Hamilton' in Chicago

Wayne Brady is about to get his shot in "Hamilton" - in Chicago. Producers of the hit musical said Monday that the comedian and game show host will play Aaron Burr from Jan. 17 until April 9 at The PrivateBank...

Sunday, Jan 8, 2017

'The Present,' or, Cate Blanchett's Explosive Birthday Bash

'The Present,' or, Cate Blanchett's Explosive Birthday Bash

The Hollywood superstar makes a belated Broadway debut in a new take on Anton Chekhov's first play, written by her husband. The setting? A country estate, naturally.

Friday, Jan 6, 2017

Broadway Dims Lights Friday in Tribute to Reynolds, Fisher

Broadway Dims Lights Friday in Tribute to Reynolds, Fisher

Broadway theaters will dim their lights Friday night in honor of Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, the mother-and-daughter actresses who died one day apart last week.

Thursday, Jan 5, 2017

Mark Ruffalo Returning to Broadway in 'The Price'

Mark Ruffalo Returning to Broadway in 'The Price'

A decade after making his Broadway debut, Mark Ruffalo is back.

Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017

Box Office Records Made as Broadway Says Goodbye to 2016

Box Office Records Made as Broadway Says Goodbye to 2016

The year on Broadway came to an explosive and sparkly end for theater producers as many shows recorded their best weeks ever - and not just the fresh new offerings. Virtually every one of the 33 shows that ended...

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American Airlines Plane Bumps Another Flight at LaGuardia

American Airlines Plane Bumps Another Flight at LaGuardia

An American Airlines plane hit another American aircraft while pushing back from its gate at LaGuardia Airport Tuesday, Port Authority officials said.

Bobcat Put Down After Attacking 3 People in Conn.

Bobcat Put Down After Attacking 3 People in Conn.

A sickly looking bobcat attacked three people at a Connecticut farm run by a social service organization in Colchester Tuesday morning and has been put down, according to officials at the scene.

Pregnant Woman, Beau Among 3 Killed by Masked Gunmen in NJ

Pregnant Woman, Beau Among 3 Killed by Masked Gunmen in NJ

A pregnant woman and her boyfriend were among three people killed when masked gunmen jumped out of a U-Haul rental truck in a Jersey City neighborhood and ambushed them in an apartment, law enforcement...

List of Democrats Boycotting Trump Inauguration Tops 50

List of Democrats Boycotting Trump Inauguration Tops 50

The roster of House Democrats planning to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration grew to more than 50 on Tuesday in a protest of the New York businessman's policies and his repeated criticism...

Man Arrested in Stray Bullet Death of Teen Star Basketballer

Man Arrested in Stray Bullet Death of Teen Star Basketballer

A 21-year-old man has been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder in the stray bullet shooting death of a rising-star teen basketball player in Mount Vernon on New Year's Eve, authorities say.