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  1. Kyle Jean-Baptiste, History-Making 'Les Miserables' Actor, Dies at 21

    12:45 pm PDT 08/29/2015
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    The Broadway newcomer died from falling off his mother's fire escape. READ MORE

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  2. 'Amelie' Musical Star Previews Show's "Fantasy Feel" and "Vocal Fireworks" (Q&A)

    10:30 am PDT 08/29/2015
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    "It seemed to me like something that would translate perfectly into a musical because of her moments of fantasy," Samantha Barks tells THR. "If you completely loved the film, you’re going to love the musical." READ MORE

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  3. 'Whorl Inside a Loop': Theater Review

    5:00 pm PDT 08/27/2015
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    Broadway actress Sherie Rene Scott stars in her play co-written with Dick Scanlan, based on her experience working with prison inmates on a theatrical project. READ MORE

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  4. ‘Mrs. Henderson Presents’: Theater Review

    5:07 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    This new stage musical is based on the Judi Dench movie about an infamous London theater impresario who shocked the British establishment with full frontal nudity. READ MORE

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  5. 'On the Town': Theater Review

    3:03 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    Misty Copeland makes her Broadway debut in the Tony-nominated revival of the classic Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green musical. READ MORE

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  6. Watch Jennifer Hudson Belt Out 'The Color Purple' Song Ahead of Broadway Debut

    8:55 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The singer-actress sings a new version of the title song alongside co-star Cynthia Erivo. READ MORE

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  7. Broadway Hit 'An Act of God' Commands L.A. Run With Sean Hayes

    9:01 pm PDT 08/25/2015
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    The irreverent comedy from former 'Daily Show' head writer David Javerbaum starred Jim Parsons during its Broadway summer premiere. READ MORE

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  8. ‘Hamlet': Theater Review

    3:00 pm PDT 08/25/2015
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    Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the Danish prince in director Lyndsey Turner's modern-dress staging at London's Barbican Theatre. READ MORE

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  9. Kevin Bacon to Star in Stage Version of 'Rear Window'

    9:01 pm PDT 08/24/2015
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    Playwright Keith Reddin has adapted the Alfred Hitchcock classic, which will be directed by Tony winner Darko Tresnjak. READ MORE

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  10. Hugh Jackman to Tour Australia with 'Back To Broadway'

    10:13 pm PDT 08/23/2015
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    'Broadway To Oz' will be based on Jackman's 2011 sellout show. READ MORE

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  11. Forest Whitaker Sets Broadway Debut in 'Hughie'

    9:01 pm PDT 08/23/2015
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    The Oscar-winning veteran will star in the spring in Michael Grandage's production of the Eugene O'Neill two-hander. READ MORE

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  12. 'Mercury Fur': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 08/19/2015
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    Philip Ridley's controversial dystopian drama about a party in which a young boy is offered as a sacrifice is given its off-Broadway premiere by The New Group. READ MORE

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  13. Cirque du Soleil to Debut Its First Broadway Show

    7:00 am PDT 08/19/2015
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    'Paramour,' which will begin performances at the Lyric Theatre in April, follows a beautiful young poet forced to choose between love and art. READ MORE

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  14. 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' Bids Farewell to Broadway

    5:59 pm PDT 08/18/2015
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    After hosting a string of star headliners in its year-and-a-half run, the Tony-winning musical revival will play its final performance on Sept. 13. READ MORE

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  15. From 'James White' to 'John,' How Christopher Abbott Quietly Catches "Lightning In a Bottle" (Q&A)

    5:00 am PDT 08/14/2015
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    Amidst two buzzy projects — a hit Sundance drama and the latest Annie Baker-Sam Gold play — the 'Girls' alum speaks with THR about staying hungry in Hollywood: "If you're in it for the right reasons, I think it can be truly transcendent." READ MORE

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  16. It's Official: 'Waitress' Musical to Serve Broadway in Spring 2016

    11:50 am PDT 08/13/2015
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    Sara Bareilles makes her musical-theater debut as a composer on the project. READ MORE

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  17. Radiohead's Thom Yorke to Compose for Broadway's 'Old Times'

    6:00 am PDT 08/12/2015
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    Clive Owen will make his Broadway debut in the revival of Harold Pinter's unsettling stage drama. READ MORE

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