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  1. 'Tiny Beautiful Things': Theater Review

    5:00 pm 12/7/2016

    Nia Vardalos stars in the Public Theater's world premiere of her play 'Tiny Beautiful Things,' adapted from the best-selling self-help book by Cheryl Strayed, author of 'Wild.' Read more

  2. 'Hairspray Live!': TV Review

    2:06 pm 12/7/2016

    Newcomer Maddie Baillio steps into the dancing shoes of Baltimore teen rebel Tracy Turnblad in NBC's latest musical event, 'Hairspray Live!,' also featuring Ariana Grande and Jennifer Hudson. Read more

  3. Harold Prince's 'Prince of Broadway' to Bow in Summer 2017

    9:00 am 12/7/2016

    Co-directed by Prince and Susan Stroman, the musical revue combines biographical elements with iconic numbers staged by the veteran showman throughout his celebrated six-decade career. Read more

  4. Off Script: Kate Burton Talks James Joyce and Dining With 'The Dead, 1904' Audiences (Q&A)

    8:08 am 12/6/2016

    The seasoned stage actress of 'Scandal' and 'Grey's Anatomy' tells THR of acting in an immersive adaptation and serving the Great Performances holiday feast to just 40 theatergoers nightly.Read more

  5. Grammys: Sara Bareilles, Steve Martin Score Nominations for Broadway Musicals

    7:33 am 12/6/2016

    Also among the best musical theater album nominees are the London production of Cyndi Lauper's 'Kinky Boots' and the Broadway revival of 'The Color Purple' with Cynthia Erivo, Danielle Brooks and Jennifer Hudson.Read more

  6. 'The Babylon Line': Theater Review

    6:00 pm 12/5/2016

    Josh Radnor plays a reluctant writing teacher and Elizabeth Reaser his most gifted student in Richard Greenberg's 'The Babylon Line,' a memory play exploring the power and mysteries of storytelling in a time of social change. Read more

  7. 'Merrily We Roll Along': Theater Review

    1:59 pm 12/5/2016

    Wayne Brady stars in a revival of the troubled Stephen Sondheim-Harold Prince collaboration 'Merrily We Roll Along,' a showbiz musical that has long bedeviled audiences and experts alike. Read more

  8. 'The Bodyguard': Theater Review

    10:28 am 12/5/2016

    R&B star Deborah Cox headlines 'The Bodyguard,' a musical adaptation of the hit 1992 Kevin Costner-Whitney Houston film, featuring 16 songs originally recorded by the late singer. Read more

  9. Off Script: Josh Radnor Unwinds From 'The Babylon Line' With Yoga and Oscar Contenders (Q&A)

    10:22 am 12/5/2016

    The 'How I Met Your Mother' alum talks preshow playlists, evoking empathy and how the off-Broadway production has bled into a new play he’s writing.Read more

  10. Rust Belt Drama 'Sweat' Sets Broadway Move

    9:01 am 12/5/2016

    The topical new play by Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage, about Pennsylvania steel workers battling the tough economic tide of globalization, will open at Studio 54 in spring. Read more

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