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  1. 'King Lear': Theater Review

    7:02 pm 12/10/2015

    After Ionesco’s absurdist 'Exit the King,' Geoffrey Rush and director Neil Armfield reteam for Shakespeare's straight-faced version in this new Sydney Theatre Company production. Read more

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  2. 'The Color Purple': Theater Review

    5:30 pm 12/10/2015

    Newcomer Cynthia Erivo stars alongside Jennifer Hudson and Danielle Brooks, all three making their Broadway debuts, in director John Doyle's reappraisal of the 2005 musical based on Alice Walker's novel.Read more

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  3. Sam Mendes Drops Out of Broadway-Bound 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'

    4:42 pm 12/9/2015

    The 'Skyfall' and 'Spectre' director cites scheduling difficulties with upcoming film projects but will remain on board as a producer through his Neal Street banner.Read more

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  4. Inside the 'School of Rock' Musical's Poignant Ballads and Feminist References

    3:09 pm 12/9/2015

    "Kids today have so much pressure. ... They're not allowed to be kids because their parents are so focused on their adulthoods when they're in elementary school."Read more

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  5. White-Hot 'Hamilton' Is Bound for Chicago

    10:03 am 12/8/2015

    In the first production outside New York for the instant Broadway phenomenon, Lin-Manuel Miranda's blockbuster will open in the Windy City in September 2016.Read more

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  6. 'Lazarus': Theater Review

    5:45 pm 12/7/2015

    David Bowie teams with Irish playwright Enda Walsh and Belgian avant-garde director Ivo van Hove on this unconventional music-theater project starring Michael C. Hall.Read more

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  7. 'Hamilton,' 'Fun Home' Cast Recordings Get Grammy Nominations

    9:44 am 12/7/2015

    'The King and I,' 'An American in Paris' and 'Something Rotten!' also nabbed noms in the musical theater album category.Read more

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  8. Andrew Lloyd Webber Expands 'School of Rock' Enrollment to London, U.S.

    7:17 am 12/7/2015

    Fresh from the the show's Broadway opening night, plans have been announced to launch the musical adaptation of the 2003 Jack Black film with additional productions in London and on a U.S. tour.Read more

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  9. 'School of Rock': Theater Review

    4:00 pm 12/6/2015

    Cellooo! Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes team up to retool the popular Jack Black movie as a stage musical, enlisting a troupe of gifted preteens.Read more

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  10. 'Guys and Dolls': Theater Review

    12:37 pm 12/6/2015

    Tony-winner Mary Zimmerman stages a stark version of Frank Loesser's rich musical classic that never skimps on wit or charm.Read more

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