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Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017

Lea Salonga Will Lead "Once on This Island" Revival

Lea Salonga Will Lead "Once on This Island" Revival

The upcoming revival of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's 1990 musical "Once on This Island" has found its four gods — and one of them is a Broadway legend.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017

'Once on This Island' Books Broadway Return

'Once on This Island' Books Broadway Return<br />

Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's 1990 musical will once again play New York's biggest stage this fall

Friday, May 8, 2015

“Flash” Star Carlos Valdes Sings in “Zorba!”

“Flash” Star Carlos Valdes Sings in “Zorba!”

The CW star sits down with NBC New York to talk about his New York City Center Encores! show and his musical theater background.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014

“Newsies” Celebrate Second Anniversary

“Newsies” Celebrate Second Anniversary

Plus, “A Second Chance” opens at The Public, Patti Murin gets a new show and you can watch Kelli O’Hara cook you Italian food.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

"Once" Leads the Pack with 11 Tony Nominations

"Once" Leads the Pack with 11 Tony Nominations

The low-tech musical "Once," based on the love story of a Czech flower seller and an Irish street musician in Dublin, got a leading 11 Tony Award nominations Tuesday, proving sentiment can sway nominators...

Monday, Apr 23, 2012

With Move from Screen to Stage, “Once” Has Second Life

With Move from Screen to Stage, “Once” Has Second Life

Steve Kazee was preparing to make a life in Los Angeles "because New York theater and I just didn't get along." With "Once," he's glad he gave New York another chance.

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