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  1. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Danai Gurira ('Eclipsed')

    9:21 pm 6/5/2016

    The actress/playwright explains why she calls herself a "Zimerican," how her part on 'The Walking Dead' relates to her plays about African women and what led Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o to her most acclaimed show yet — seven years ago.Read more

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  2. Broadway's 'The King and I' Sets June Closing

    4:47 pm 6/5/2016

    The Tony-winning Lincoln Center Theater revival will take its final New York bow this summer, prior to launching a national tour in November. Read more

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  3. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Jeff Daniels ('Blackbird')

    1:48 pm 6/4/2016

    The 61-year-old vet of stage and screen opens up about how 'Dumb & Dumber' saved his career, what it's like to get "Sorkin-ized" and why he's returned to a stage role, nine years after first playing it, that "guts" him eight times a week.Read more

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  4. Angela Lansbury Sets Broadway Return in 'The Chalk Garden'

    6:38 am 6/3/2016

    The five-time Tony Award winner will star in a revival of Enid Bagnold's 1955 play planned for the 2016-17 season, with Scott Rudin and Andrew Bryan producing. Read more

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  5. Off Script: Andrea Martin Says "I Honestly Do Not Know How I Survived" Broadway's 'Noises Off'

    5:30 am 6/3/2016

    The Tony nominee, who was shooting Hulu's 'Difficult People' while starring in the intricate farce, admitted to always having her script open backstage for the first time.Read more

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  6. 'Hamilton's' Lin-Manuel Miranda Sets Exit Date as Original Cast Jockeys for Raises (Exclusive)

    11:15 am 6/2/2016

    The megahit's mastermind has told confidants he will depart the show July 9 to work on other projects, which could create even greater clamor for hard-to-score tickets.Read more

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  7. Off Script: Alex Brightman Needs Pineapples and 'Family Guy' to Keep Up With 'School of Rock' Kids

    5:30 am 6/2/2016

    "I lose at least a pound a day," the Tony nominee tells THR. Offstage, "I have seconds, not minutes. I’m drinking small sips of water, toweling off and changing. Trying to breathe."Read more

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  8. Tonys Actress Roundtable: 7 Broadway Standouts on Biggest Fears and Refusing to Cater to "Teenage Boys"

    5:00 am 6/1/2016

    Lupita Nyong'o, Jessica Lange, Michelle Williams, Megan Hilty, Jessie Mueller, Cynthia Erivo and Laura Benanti join THR's Scott Feinberg to discuss their lives, work and the roles for which they could win on June 12.Read more

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  9. Tonys Actor Roundtable: 7 Broadway Standouts on Diversity and Rude Audiences

    5:00 am 6/1/2016

    Leslie Odom Jr., Jeff Daniels, Gabriel Byrne, Zachary Levi, Reed Birney, Danny Burstein and Alex Brightman cheer progress on the Great White Way relative to Hollywood, but see further room for improvement — "There are no [other] shows for me to do," vents Odom.Read more

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