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  1. Disney's Top Theater Exec on 'Frozen' Musical Plans: "I'm Talking to Directors"

    11:00 am 10/16/2014

    Thomas Schumacher, president and producer at Disney Theatrical Group, opens up about the huge expectations involved in adapting the hit film, the massive success of 'Lion King,' and what went wrong with 'Little Mermaid,' 'Tarzan' and other movie-to-Broadway underachieversRead more

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  2. Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick on Their Broadway Reunion: "I'm Just Glad We Don't Have to Walk Around in Towels!"

    10:00 am 10/16/2014

    The former 'Producers' leads are starring in Terrence McNally's updated 1982 off-off-Broadway production 'It's Only a Play'Read more

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  3. Stars Line Up for Elaine Stritch Tribute

    10:00 am 10/16/2014

    Bernadette Peters, Patti LuPone, Betty Buckley and Hal Prince will be among those celebrating the Broadway legendRead more

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  4. Sting Reflects on Life at 63, His Own Mortality and a "Possible Third Act"

    9:00 am 10/16/2014

    "What is it like to be an artist at 63, to go from here to the end, that mortality that's constantly moving toward you?" says the famed Police frontman, whose Broadway musical 'The Last Ship' is in previewsRead more

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

    11:00 am 10/15/2014

    THR chief film critic Todd McCarthy explains why film adaptations of Broadway plays — once a sure thing — are now a risky ventureRead more

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  6. Critic's Notebook: Why the Film 'Once' Became a Hit Broadway Musical But 'Rocky' Did Not

    10:30 am 10/15/2014

    Still, upcoming productions of 'Honeymoon in Vegas,' 'Finding Neverland,' 'An American in Paris,' 'Doctor Zhivago' and 'Gigi' suggest the movie-to-musical trend is alive and kickingRead more

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  7. Hollywood Studios Now Scrambling to Replicate 'Lion King's' $6 Billion Worldwide Gross

    10:00 am 10/15/2014

    Major players are placing bigger bets on theater as the Disney adaptation hits a milestone: "When's the last time a movie made that?"Read more

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  8. 'Dance of the Vampires' ('Le Bal des Vampires'): Theater Review

    9:42 am 10/15/2014

    Roman Polanski himself directs this first French-language incarnation of the flop Broadway musical based on his 1967 film, "The Fearless Vampire Killers"Read more

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  9. Tony Winner Glenn Close Returns to the Stage

    9:00 am 10/15/2014

    Back on Broadway in Edward Albee's 'A Delicate Balance,' the three-time Tony winner opens up about returning back to the theater Read more

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  10. Glenn Close Reveals Why She's Returning to Broadway

    10:50 pm 10/14/2014

    The three-time Tony winner says 'A Delicate Balance' is the perfect play for her to return withRead more

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