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  1. 'Hamilton' Pays Tribute to 'Rent' for Musical's 20th Anniversary

    7:37 pm PDT 04/29/2016
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    The cast of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway hit re-created two of 'Rent's' famous songs on Friday. READ MORE

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  2. 17 Best Broadway Shows This Season

    2:17 pm PDT 04/29/2016
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    THR's chief theater critic shares his top picks from a season packed with invigorating revivals, fresh movie adaptations and audacious new works. READ MORE

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  3. Tonys 2016: 'Shuffle Along' to Compete as New Musical

    11:08 am PDT 04/29/2016
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    Producer Scott Rudin had lobbied for the behind-the-scenes reimagining of the 1921 jazz show to be considered as a revival, thus taking it out of direct competition with 'Hamilton.' READ MORE

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  4. Lin-Manuel Miranda Pays Respects at Alexander Hamilton's Grave

    8:31 am PDT 04/29/2016
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    'Hamilton' is the hottest ticket on Broadway and President Obama has seen the show numerous times. READ MORE

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  5. Audra McDonald Celebrates the Comedy and Forgotten Importance of Broadway's 'Shuffle Along'

    7:47 am PDT 04/29/2016
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    "That's why we're doing this show, so they'll remember these people and the struggle and everything they accomplished, so that we never go back to what they had to endure." READ MORE

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  6. 'Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed': Theater Review

    5:00 pm PDT 04/28/2016
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    Writer-director George C. Wolfe and choreographer Savion Glover reteam on another unique journey into black history, featuring a radiant Audra McDonald. READ MORE

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  7. Jessica Lange, Michael Shannon Revere Eugene O'Neill at Broadway Opening of 'Long Day's Journey Into Night'

    8:13 am PDT 04/28/2016
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    How does Lange unwind after such long and emotionally demanding shows? "With a little bit of morphine," she joked. READ MORE

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  8. 'Long Day's Journey Into Night': Theater Review

    5:00 pm PDT 04/27/2016
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    Jessica Lange, Gabriel Byrne, Michael Shannon and John Gallagher Jr. play the tortured souls of the Tyrone family in Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical magnum opus. READ MORE

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  9. Jane Krakowski, Stephen Colbert Sing for All the Unsung Heroes

    8:22 am PDT 04/27/2016
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    What about doctors and nurses — aren't they heroes too? "Well, if it wasn't for drunk guys on trampolines, they wouldn't have a job to do." READ MORE

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  10. 'Tuck Everlasting': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/26/2016
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    An 11-year-old-girl encounters a family who will live forever in this Broadway musical adapted from Natalie Babbitt's classic children's book. READ MORE

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  11. CAA Signs Bon Jovi's David Bryan for Individual Representation

    1:50 pm PDT 04/26/2016
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    The keyboardist is a Tony winner for composing the Broadway musical 'Memphis.' READ MORE

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  12. 'Fully Committed': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/25/2016
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    'Modern Family' star Jesse Tyler Ferguson returns to Broadway in this one-person, multi-character play about a frazzled reservations clerk at the hottest restaurant in town. READ MORE

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  13. 'Doctor Faustus': Theater Review

    2:54 pm PDT 04/25/2016
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    'Game of Thrones' hearthtrob Kit Harington stars as the original man who sells his soul in Jamie Lloyd's London revival of Christopher Marlowe's 16th century drama. READ MORE

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  14. Broadway's 'Waitress' Announces National Tour

    10:57 am PDT 04/25/2016
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    The new musical adapted from the 2007 Keri Russell movie, featuring a book by Jessie Nelson and score by Sara Bareilles, will launch its road company in Cleveland in fall 2017. READ MORE

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  15. Sara Bareilles Celebrates 'Waitress', Broadway's First Musical From All-Female Creative Team

    6:56 am PDT 04/25/2016
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    "This narrative ends with a woman on her own, raising a child by herself, running a business in a community of family and friends. I don’t think there are a lot of Broadway musicals — or anything else — that end that way." READ MORE

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  16. Watch 'Hamilton' Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Rap About Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis on 'Last Week Tonight'

    5:41 am PDT 04/25/2016
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    "Paul Ryan, I'll come sing 'Hamilton' at your house/I'll do-si-do with Pelosi, I'll wear my 'Hamilton' blouse/Your citizens are suffering, stop the bleeding, stop the loss/Help Puerto Rico, it's just 100 miles across!" READ MORE

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  17. 'Waitress': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/24/2016
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    Tony winner Jessie Mueller plays an unhappily married diner server pouring love into her pies in this musical based on the 2007 indie hit, featuring a score by Sara Bareilles. READ MORE

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  18. Sneak Peek: Broadway's 'Waitress'

    5:49 pm PDT 04/24/2016
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    Sara Bareilles makes her debut as a musical-theater composer with this stage adaptation of the 2007 indie film that starred Keri Russell. READ MORE

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  19. Rapid Round: Michael Shannon Talks Playing Elvis Presley, Admiring Jessica Lange's "Sword" (Q&A)

    6:25 am PDT 04/22/2016
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    The constantly working character actor tells THR about his collaborations with Jeff Nichols, the best advice he's ever gotten and why he doesn't care too much about the election: "I just wish Obama could stay in." READ MORE

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