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Friday, Jan 27, 2017

Selenis Leyva on 'Tell Hector I Miss Him' & 'OITNB'

Selenis Leyva on 'Tell Hector I Miss Him' & 'OITNB'

Actress Selenis Leyva stops by with details on her new Off-Broadway show "Tell Hector I Miss HIm" and gives us the inside scoop on the next season of "Orange is the New Black".

Friday, Jan 27, 2017

BroadwayCon Takes Over the Javits Center This Weekend

BroadwayCon Takes Over the Javits Center This Weekend

The second annual convention unites Broadway stars and fans for a weekend of one-of-a-kind panels, performances, workshops and sing-alongs.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017

Glenn Close on Returning to 'Sunset Boulevard'

Glenn Close on Returning to 'Sunset Boulevard'

Twenty-two years after playing Norma Desmond on Broadway, Glenn Close is ready for her close-up, again

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017

Bernadette Peters Remembers Mary Tyler Moore

Bernadette Peters Remembers Mary Tyler Moore

The two actresses co-founded Broadway Barks, a star-studded pet adoption event set to find homes for homeless dogs and cats in the New York City area.

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017

Behind the Scenes of "Cats"

Behind the Scenes of "Cats"

Raina Seitel finds out what it takes to be a jellicle cat

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

Broadway Stars Showcase 'Ghostlight Project' at Times Square

Broadway Stars Showcase 'Ghostlight Project' at Times Square

Some of Broadway's brightest stars gathered on the giant red steps in Times Square. Stars like Kate Mulgrew ("Orange is the New Black"), Sally Field ("The Glass Menagerie"), Phillipa Soo ("Hamilton") and many, many more illuminated flashlights, lighters and phones to "light a light" of compassion for everyone in the theater community, regardless of race, sexual orientation, immigration status, and more. Over 500 theatres across the country participated in this "Ghostlight Project," named after the light that breaks the darkness in theaters after the stage and house lights go out.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

'Fences' on Screen and, now, an Artful 'Jitney' on Broadway

'Fences' on Screen and, now, an Artful 'Jitney' on Broadway

Noted August Wilson interpreter Ruben Santiago-Hudson delivers an aa melodic staging of the final "Century Cycle" play to land on Broadway. The classical stage actor John Douglas Thompson leads a powerful...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

'Oh, Hello' Will Be Filmed for Broadcast

'Oh, Hello' Will Be Filmed for Broadcast

It's just one of the many Broadway shows finding a second life with a live recording

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017

London's 'Dreamgirls' Will 'Move' on Broadway

London's 'Dreamgirls' Will 'Move' on Broadway

The hit revival of the 1981 musical stars "Glee" actress Amber Riley

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

"The Present" Arrives on Broadway

"The Present" Arrives on Broadway

Joelle Garguilo chats with screen icon Cate Blanchett and the all-Australian cast bringing "The Present" to Broadway

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