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  1. Critic's Notebook: Why 'Les Miserables' Became a Hit Movie But 'Jersey Boys' Did Not

    11:00 am PDT 10/15/2014
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    THR chief film critic Todd McCarthy explains why film adaptations of Broadway plays — once a sure thing — are now a risky venture READ MORE

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  2. Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/13/2014
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    Five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald portrays an emotionally volatile Billie Holiday toward the end of her life in Lanie Robertson's bio-play fashioned around a nightclub appearance. READ MORE

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  3. Audra McDonald to Play Billie Holiday on Broadway

    1:10 pm PST 02/25/2014
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    The five-time Tony Award winner will star in a ten-week limited run of Lanie Robertson's play, "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill," opening April 13. READ MORE

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  4. 'Peter Pan' Set as NBC's Live 'Sound of Music' Follow-Up

    9:25 am PST 01/19/2014
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    UPDATED: NBC will adapt the book by Sir James M. Barrie on Dec. 4, 2014, with "Sound of Music" producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron returning. READ MORE

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  5. Best of 2013: Top 10 Scripted TV Moments

    9:00 am PST 12/24/2013
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    From "Breaking Bad" to "Game of Thrones," THR rounds up the biggest episodes from the year. READ MORE

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  6. 'American Idol' on the Charts: For Carrie Underwood, the Sound of Music Is Ka-Ching!

    8:00 am PST 12/13/2013
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    The soundtrack to NBC's live musical event follows in the footsteps of Broadway, film versions. Also: After half a year, Fantasia’s “Without Me” is closing in on No. 1. READ MORE

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  7. TV Ratings Struggle: How ABC Became the New NBC

    5:00 am PST 12/12/2013
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    ABC's dramas are down double digits, its lone fall hit slipping, "Modern Family" with no friends -- so why is the Peacock's punching-bag status not threatened? READ MORE

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  8. 'The Wolverine' Tops Blu-ray, DVD Charts; Original 'Sound of Music' Hits No. 15

    6:20 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    The 1965 theatrical classic enjoyed a boost from NBC's live version. READ MORE

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  9. NBC Slates 'Sound of Music Live!' Encore

    3:57 pm PST 12/10/2013
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    True to its plan, the network will re-air the three-hour event on Dec. 14. READ MORE

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  10. E.W. Scripps Acquires Digital News Provider Newsy for $35 Million

    11:21 pm PST 12/09/2013
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    The 5-year-old video news service will continue to operate out of its Columbia, Mo headquarters. READ MORE

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  11. NBC Commits to Another Live Musical Production in 2014

    4:30 pm PST 12/09/2013
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    The network is looking at several family-friendly Broadway titles to possibly stage for next year's holiday season. READ MORE

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  12. 'SNL' Mocks 'Sound of Music Live!' With Special Guests (Video)

    9:02 pm PST 12/07/2013
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    Kristin Wiig and Fred Armisen return to the show to skewer NBC's musical experiment. READ MORE

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  13. NBC's 'Sound of Music Live': Top 5 TiVo Moments (Video)

    11:12 am PST 12/06/2013
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    THR highlights the most recorded moments of Thursday night's three-hour live performance. READ MORE

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  14. The Sound of Music Live!: TV Review

    11:34 pm PST 12/05/2013
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    Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer toplined the three-hour NBC production, which featured a cavernous set and familiar songs. READ MORE

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  15. 'Sound of Music' Live: 5 Standout Moments

    9:36 pm PST 12/05/2013
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    Snark aside, what impressed about the NBC production? THR finds the highlights. READ MORE

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  16. 'Sound of Music' Live: The Best Twitter Reactions

    8:11 pm PST 12/05/2013
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    DiGiorno Pizza live-tweeted the entire broadcast, becoming a surprise star of the night. READ MORE

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  17. THR Live-Blogs Carrie Underwood in 'The Sound of Music'

    3:51 pm PST 12/05/2013
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    Watch the live holiday event starring the "American Idol" winner with THR's senior editor Marc Bernardin. READ MORE

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  18. NBC's 'Sound of Music' Producers on Live Show Fears and Big Expectations (Q&A)

    6:00 am PST 12/05/2013
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    "Somebody could trip and fall, somebody could forget their lines, somebody could hit a bad note when they are singing," says producer Neil Meron. "Anything could happen. So you're all sitting there going, 'Are we going to get through this intact?' " READ MORE

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  19. Sources: NBC's Live 'Sound of Music' Cost Close to $9 Million

    8:45 am PST 12/04/2013
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    The broadcast starring Carrie Underwood will likely lose money in its first airing, but the network and chairman Robert Greenblatt are betting on at least one repeat, as well as revenue from the soundtrack and DVD. READ MORE

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  20. Listen to NBC's 'Sound of Music' Soundtrack (Audio)

    10:34 am PST 12/03/2013
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    The live Carrie Underwood starrer will premiere Dec. 5 and feature more than 20 songs from the beloved musical. READ MORE

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