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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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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

  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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