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  1. Jennifer Holliday Returning to Broadway in 'The Color Purple'

    12:00 pm 8/24/2016

    The Tony-winning breakout star of 'Dreamgirls' will end a 15-year absence when she steps into the role of juke-joint singer Shug Avery in the hit musical revival. Read more

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  2. U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team Applauded by Broadway's 'Hamilton'

    10:04 am 8/24/2016

    The Final Five — Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, Madison Kocian and Laurie Hernandez — saw the production and met the cast on Tuesday night.Read more

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  3. Leslye Headland Explores One-Night Stands' Lasting Impressions in New Play 'The Layover' (Q&A)

    5:30 am 8/23/2016

    The 'Bachelorette' and 'Sleeping With Other People' scribe tells THR of revamping 'Strangers on a Train' for the off-Broadway show and penning a new movie about marriage.Read more

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  4. 'Rugrats' Writer's Stage Show 'Not That Jewish' Sets New York Premiere (Exclusive)

    7:57 am 8/22/2016

    Monica Piper's solo show will begin its off-Broadway run in October, following a 16-month run in Santa Monica.Read more

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  5. Off Script: Jenna Ushkowitz Happily Indulges in Netflix to Survive 'Waitress' on Broadway (Q&A)

    8:42 am 8/17/2016

    The 'Glee' alum talks playing a skeptical diner server, discovering technology-drenched stage doors and listening to the emotional ballad "She Used to Be Mine" eight times a week.Read more

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  6. 'Groundhog Day': Theater Review

    8:47 pm 8/16/2016

    Director Matthew Warchus, composer Tim Minchin and the team behind 'Matilda' turn the much-loved Bill Murray screen comedy into a lavish stage musical. Read more

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  7. Jason Sudeikis to Star in 'Dead Poets Society' on Stage

    12:00 pm 8/16/2016

    The actor will play unconventional English professor John Keating, one of Robin Williams' most iconic film roles, in the world-premiere drama adapted by Oscar-winning screenwriter Tom Schulman. Read more

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  8. John Turturro, Tony Shalhoub, Jessica Hecht to Star in Arthur Miller's 'The Price'

    2:00 pm 8/15/2016

    Terry Kinney will direct the Broadway revival for Roundabout Theatre Company, beginning performances Feb. 16. Read more

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  9. Fyvush Finkel, Star of Yiddish Theater and 'Picket Fences,' Dies at 93

    5:50 pm 8/14/2016

    He won an Emmy for his role on David E. Kelley's quirky 1990s series, and also appeared in 'Boston Public.' Read more

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  10. 'Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour': Theater Review

    6:00 am 8/11/2016

    'Billy Elliot' creator Lee Hall tackles a wilder kind of teen escapism in this riotous stage musical about a choir of foul-mouthed Catholic schoolgirls on the hunt for sex, booze and excitement. Read more

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