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Sunday, Apr 23, 2017

In 'Charlie' Musical, You Take the Bitter with the Sweet

In 'Charlie' Musical, You Take the Bitter with the Sweet

Christian Borle makes for a fine Willy Wonka in a new musical from the creators of "Hairspray." But a score and set that fail to wow, and adult "kids" sketched out as ugly stereotypes ultimately sour matters.

Monday, Aug 8, 2016

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Sets Opening Dates

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Sets Opening Dates

Christian Borle will lead the musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic tale.

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016

Willy Wonka's 'Chocolate Factory' Opening Its Doors to Broadway

Willy Wonka's 'Chocolate Factory' Opening Its Doors to Broadway

Get your golden tickets! Roald Dahl's classic story is coming to the Great White Way in a new musical.

Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015

“Smash” Creators Developing “Bombshell” for the Stage

“Smash” Creators Developing “Bombshell” for the Stage

The creators of "Smash" are working on a stage production of the fictional Marilyn Monroe-musical at the center of the short-lived NBC series.

Monday, Apr 13, 2015

Benefit Concert of “Smash” Musical Sells Out

Benefit Concert of “Smash” Musical Sells Out

Bad news, “Smash” fans. Tickets for the one-night-only benefit production of “Bombshell,” the musical at the center of the cult NBC series, are sold out.

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013

"Smash" Songwriters at NBC Store

"Smash" Songwriters at NBC Store

Composers Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman will celebrate the release of a recording for "Bombshell," the musical at the center of the hit series

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