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Monday, Aug 11, 2014

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

Plus Melanie Griffith rumored for "Pippin," and Kathie Lee Gifford is writing a "Today Show" musical?

Friday, Jul 11, 2014

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Plus “Black Orpheus” will be a Broadway musical, and “Heathers” sets closing date.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Plus Elisabeth Moss rumored for "Heidi Chronicles," OG Pippin returns to “Pippin” and Broadway brings NYC big money.

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.

Saturday, Mar 1, 2014

Stage Returns For Close, Morrison

Stage Returns For Close, Morrison

Plus the “Pippin” replacements are here, Rosemary Harris enters “Indian Ink,” and get ready to get greedy with Stephanie D’Abruzzo!

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013

Best of Theater 2013

Best of Theater 2013

We count down our favorite theater moments of the year, both on and off stage.

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013
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By Dave Quinn

Gallery: 10 of Our Favorite Theater Things in 2013

From the big stage to the small screen, great scenes to great songs, standout...View gallery

  • 10. Andrew Rannells, Megan Hilty and Laura Benanti at the Tonys
  • 9. “Broadway Idiot”
  • 8. Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole on “American Horror Story: Coven”
Friday, Apr 26, 2013

Review: "Pippin" Has a Magic Touch

Review: "Pippin" Has a Magic Touch

Diane Paulus' kinetic revival of the 1970s coming-of-age musical thrills with its signature Fosse moves and breathtaking acrobatics

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013

Q&A: Patina Miller Finds the Simple Joys in “Pippin”

Q&A: Patina Miller Finds the Simple Joys in “Pippin”

The first-ever revival of “Pippin” makes its way to Broadway in April, with Tony-nominee Patina Miller (“Sister Act”) leading audiences on a journey exciting, mystic and exotic

Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013

"Pippin" Casting Complete

"Pippin" Casting Complete

The entire original cast of the American Repertory Theater’s “Pippin" will recreate their performances for the first-ever Broadway revival of the Stephen Schwartz musical, which begins previews March 23 at...

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