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  1. Tonys: 'Shuffle Along' to Compete as New Musical

    11:02 am 4/29/2016

    Producer Scott Rudin had lobbied for the behind-the-scenes reimagining of the 1921 jazz show to be considered as a revival, thus taking it out of direct competition with 'Hamilton.'Read more

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  2. Audra McDonald Celebrates the Comedy and Forgotten Importance of Broadway's 'Shuffle Along'

    7:44 am 4/29/2016

    "That's why we're doing this show, so they'll remember these people and the struggle and everything they accomplished, so that we never go back to what they had to endure."Read more

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  3. 'Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed': Theater Review

    5:00 pm 4/28/2016

    Writer-director George C. Wolfe and choreographer Savion Glover reteam on another unique journey into black history, featuring a radiant Audra McDonald. Read more

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  4. Audra McDonald, Jimmy Fallon Sing Absurd Yahoo! Answers on 'Tonight Show'

    6:39 am 2/23/2016

    "Where in the world is Carmen San Diego? She settled down with Waldo in Boca Raton, Florida."Read more

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  5. Broadway Preview: Steve Martin, Saoirse Ronan, Lupita Nyong'o Make Spring Debuts

    10:30 am 1/8/2016

    THR looks ahead at the productions still to come in the 2015-16 theater season, starting Jan. 14 with 'Noises Off.'Read more

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  6. ‘Ricki and the Flash’: Film Review

    9:00 pm 8/3/2015

    Meryl Streep rocks out as a bar-band musician who's forced to confront the family she left behind in Jonathan Demme's new film.Read more

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  7. Broadway's New Season Takes Shape as Game-Changing Musical 'Hamilton' Charges In

    5:00 am 7/13/2015

    George Takei's 'Allegiance,' Gloria Estefan's 'On Your Feet!' and 'The Color Purple' starring Jennifer Hudson will also contribute to a schedule in which diversity casting hits new heights.Read more

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  8. Meryl Streep Rocks Out in 'Ricki and the Flash' Trailer

    6:05 pm 5/6/2015

    Streep plays Ricki Rendazzo, a hard rock musician who gets a shot at redemption with the family she hurt on her road to stardom.Read more

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  9. Audra McDonald Joining Disney's Live-Action 'Beauty and the Beast' (Exclusive)

    5:04 pm 3/24/2015

    The Broadway and TV star will join Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans and Josh Gad in the live-action remake of the 1991 animated classic. Read more

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