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Sunday, Apr 24, 2016

Review: Jessie Mueller in Sweet as Pie 'Waitress'

Review: Jessie Mueller in Sweet as Pie 'Waitress'

Jessie Mueller's Jenna is an expert pie-maker dreaming her way out of a loveless marriage, in a musical based on Adrienne Shelly's 2007 film. Songs are by first-time composer-lyricist Sara Bareilles. You'll want

Thursday, Aug 13, 2015

Sara Bareilles Bringing 'Waitress' to Broadway

Sara Bareilles Bringing 'Waitress' to Broadway

A new musical based on the late Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 movie “Waitress” is coming to Broadway this spring, featuring a score by five-time Grammy-nominee Bareilles (“Brave”).

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014

Laura Benanti to Headline New Rockettes Show

Laura Benanti to Headline New Rockettes Show

The Rockettes will kick off a new show this spring at Radio City Music Hall.

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014

“Glee” Star Returns to Broadway

“Glee” Star Returns to Broadway

Matthew Morrison will make his return to the Great White Way in “Finding Neverland."

Monday, Jun 10, 2013

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

"Pippin," Lauper Wins Make for Tony's Best Moments

Tom Hanks didn’t win a Tony, Cicely Tyson did, and the sentimental American musical “Kinky Boots” upset the tight British import “Matilda” for the evening’s top prize

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...

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

"Pippin" Finds Its Corner of Broadway

"Pippin" Finds Its Corner of Broadway

They’ve got parts to perform and hearts to warm: the first revival of the popular Stephen Schwartz musical comes to the Music Box in March

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