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Carole King Bio-Musical ‘Beautiful’ to End Broadway Run After Almost Six Years

Lead producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner on Wednesday announced that their long-running hit 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' will play its final performance at Broadway's Sondheim Theatre on…

‘Bullets Over Broadway’: Theater Review

The Woody Allen musical that flamed out on Broadway is resurrected with a touring cast that brings new life to this frothy tale of thespians and thugs, though problems persist.

Carole King Bio-Musical ‘Beautiful’ Becomes an Official Broadway Hit

Bucking the trend of a season in which one major show after another closed at a loss, the musical has recouped its $13 million capitalization in 10 months

Bullets Over Broadway: Theater Review

Zach Braff stars as a playwright who learns that success comes with compromises in Woody Allen's musicalization of his screen comedy, directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman.

Carole King Checks Out ‘Beautiful’ (Video)

After previously stating that she found the prospect of seeing her life and marriage replayed in the Broadway bio-musical too painful, the singer-songwriter surprised the tearful cast by joining them…

‘Beautiful: The Carole King Musical’: Theater Review

Jessie Mueller plays the singer-songwriter who stepped out in the early '70s from behind the scenes to become one of the signature female voices of that decade.

Zach Braff Joins Cast of ‘Bullets Over Broadway’

The "Scrubs" star will make his Broadway debut in the role played by John Cusack in Woody Allen's original movie.

Susan Stroman to Shepherd Woody Allen’s ‘Bullets Over Broadway’ to Stage

The five-time Tony Award winner will direct and choreograph the Broadway musical adaptation of Allen's 1994 crime comedy about an aspiring playwright mingling with the Mob.

Woody Allen’s ‘Bullets Over Broadway’ Targets Broadway

The Oscar-winning 1994 crime caper, which starred John Cusack, Dianne Wiest, Jennifer Tilly and Chazz Palminteri, will become the first of Woody Allen's films to get a screen-to-stage musical…