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Thursday, Apr 20, 2017

'Captain America' Star Chris Evans Sets Broadway Debut

'Captain America' Star Chris Evans Sets Broadway Debut

Chris Evans will make his Broadway debut next season alongside Michael Cera in Kenneth Lonergan's "Lobby Hero."

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017

Leading Ladies Pull Off Sly Role Reversal in 'Little Foxes'

Leading Ladies Pull Off Sly Role Reversal in 'Little Foxes'

MTC’s powerful new production of Lillian Hellman’s Southern family drama has Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon alternating as Regina and Birdie, appearing opposite each other at every performance.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017

Catching Up with Jackie Hoffman

Catching Up with Jackie Hoffman

Actress and comedian Jackie Hoffman stops by the studio to chat about returning to Broadway in "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and playing Joan Crawford's maid and confidant, Mamacita in...

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017

Injured 'Groundhog Day' Star Schedules Absences to Heal

Injured 'Groundhog Day' Star Schedules Absences to Heal

On the instructor of doctors, "Groundhog Day" actor Andy Karl is taking a few performances off from the newly-opened musical to recuperate from an injury he sustained at the show on Friday.

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017

'Indecent' Resurrects Untold Story of Jewish History

'Indecent' Resurrects Untold Story of Jewish History

Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel's new play soars with the help of an emotionally captivating staging from director and co-creator Rebecca Taichman.

Monday, Apr 17, 2017

Stage Version of 'Frozen' Musical Casts 2 Broadway Veterans

Stage Version of 'Frozen' Musical Casts 2 Broadway Veterans

The upcoming stage adaptation of "Frozen" has found its sisters Anna and Elsa - they'll be played by two Broadway veterans in Patti Murin and Cassie Levy.

Monday, Apr 17, 2017

History Repeats Itself in Gratifying 'Groundhog Day' Musical

History Repeats Itself in Gratifying 'Groundhog Day' Musical

Andy Karl shines in a musical adaptation of the 1993 film, from the creators of Broadway's "Matilda." Funny, edgy and entertaining.

Monday, Apr 17, 2017

Injured 'Groundhog Day' Actor Back for Show's Opening

Injured 'Groundhog Day' Actor Back for Show's Opening

Andy Karl is returning to the new musical "Groundhog Day" just in time for Monday's opening night performance.

Monday, Apr 17, 2017

'Carousel' Circles Back to Broadway

'Carousel' Circles Back to Broadway

June will be busting out all over Broadway next spring, when Rodgers and Hammerstein's celebrated musical "Carousel" returns to the rialto.

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017

'Groundhog Day' Show Will Go On, Star a Question Mark

'Groundhog Day' Show Will Go On, Star a Question Mark

Producers of the Broadway musical "Groundhog Day" said it will open as planned, but injured star Andy Karl's status was unclear.

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