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  1. Dick Latessa, Broadway Veteran and 'Hairspray' Star, Dies at 87

    10:20 pm 12/19/2016

    He won the Tony Award for best featured actor in a musical for his turn as Wilbur Turnblad in the original stage production.Read more

  2. 'Amelie, a New Musical': Theater Review

    11:33 am 12/19/2016

    The 2001 Oscar-nominated movie 'Amelie' finds new life as a musical starring 'Hamilton' breakout Phillipa Soo, stopping in Los Angeles on its way to Broadway next spring. Read more

  3. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s 'The King and I' Opens at Pantages Theatre in Hollywood

    4:54 pm 12/16/2016

    “They were so special. They were the songwriters of the century,” Shirley Jones said of Rodgers & Hammerstein.Read more

  4. 'The King and I': Theater Review

    3:56 pm 12/16/2016

    Laura Michelle Kelly and Jose Llana star in the touring production of Bartlett Sher's sumptuous Tony-winning revival of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical 'The King and I,' playing at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. Read more

  5. Al Pacino to Play Tennessee Williams on Stage in 'God Looked Away'

    3:12 pm 12/16/2016

    Judith Light will co-star in playwright Dotson Rader's glimpse into the legendary American writer's life, which will premiere in a developmental production at Pasadena Playhouse. Read more

  6. New Tina Turner Bio-Musical in the Works

    6:49 am 12/16/2016

    Award-winning playwright Katori Hall and 'Mamma Mia!' director Phyllida Lloyd are attached to the project, currently being workshopped in London. Read more

  7. 'Dreamgirls': Theater Review

    3:00 pm 12/14/2016

    'Glee' discovery Amber Riley raises the roof as Effie White, the backup singer with dreams, as director Casey Nicholaw brings the legendary Broadway musical 'Dreamgirls' to London for the first time. Read more

  8. Taran Killam to Make Broadway Debut in 'Hamilton'

    11:10 am 12/14/2016

    The 'Saturday Night Live' alum will step into the ornate shoes of King George.Read more

  9. 'Hedda Gabler': Theater Review

    4:41 am 12/14/2016

    Ruth Wilson plays Hedda Gabler, the ultimate bored housewife in this production at the National Theatre in London, directed by Ivo van Hove, who created the recent Tony-winning revival of 'A View From the Bridge.'Read more

  10. Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in Broadway Musical Revival of 'Sunday in the Park With George'

    9:07 am 12/13/2016

    Annaleigh Ashford will also reprise her co-starring role in the Stephen Sondheim musical, which will reopen the Hudson Theatre.Read more

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