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Thursday, Jul 7, 2016

Group Disputes Alexander Hamilton 'Tomcat' Story

Group Disputes Alexander Hamilton 'Tomcat' Story

In the song "A Winter's Ball" in the smash Broadway hit "Hamilton," Aaron Burr's character sings of Alexander Hamilton's delight for women, including the tale that Martha Washington named her feral tomcat after...

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016

'Hamilton' Picks Replacements for Leading Roles

'Hamilton' Picks Replacements for Leading Roles

Brandon Victor Dixon, Lexi Lawson and Michael Luwoye will join the cast of the Tony-winning, smash musical.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016

Behind the Scenes: "New York Spectacular"

Behind the Scenes: "New York Spectacular"

From hair and makeup to high kicks and bevels. Joelle Garguilo goes behind the scenes of the New York Spectacular with the Rockettes.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016

Summer Theater for Kids Roundup

Summer Theater for Kids Roundup

School's out and summer fun is in! Joelle Garguilo rounds up the city's best family-friendly shows.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016

Annual 'Broadway in Bryant Park' Summer Series Set

Annual 'Broadway in Bryant Park' Summer Series Set

'Waitress,' 'Wicked' and more will perform as part of the popular free outdoor concert series.

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016

Heather Headley on 'The Color Purple'

Heather Headley on 'The Color Purple'

Heather Headley stops by the studio to chat about taking on the iconic role of Shug Avery in the Tony-Award winning musical revival "The Color Purple".

Monday, Jun 27, 2016

Subway Musical 'In Transit' to Emerge on Broadway This Fall

Subway Musical 'In Transit' to Emerge on Broadway This Fall

"In Transit," a long-gestating, a cappella romantic comedy set in the New York City subway, has found the express train to Broadway.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016

'Shuffle Along' Surprises with Closing Notice

'Shuffle Along' Surprises with Closing Notice

The acclaimed musical will leave Broadway this July.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016

'An American in Paris' Says Au Revoir

'An American in Paris' Says Au Revoir

The new Gershwin stage musical will play its final performance on January 1, 2017.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016

'Fun Home' Leaving Broadway in September

'Fun Home' Leaving Broadway in September

The 2015 Tony-winning best musical will close after a history-making 18-month run.

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Charlotte Police Release Video of Shooting But Doubts Remain

Charlotte police released dramatic video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles to the ground.

Wash. Mall Shooting Suspect Was 'Zombie-Like' During Arrest

Wash. Mall Shooting Suspect Was 'Zombie-Like' During Arrest

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Actor Famous for 'Radio Raheem' Role Dies

Actor Famous for 'Radio Raheem' Role Dies

Bill Nunn, the actor most famous for his role as Radio Raheem in Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing," died Saturday at his home in Pittsburgh, Lee announced on Instagram. He was 63.