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  1. Chita Rivera tells young performers to lose the lip-syncingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Sunday, June 7, 2015 file photo, Chita Rivera, center, and the cast of "The Visit" perform at the 69th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Rivera, who was at a TV critics' meeting on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, to promote her upcoming PBS special, has friendly advice for young stars who are unable to dance and sing at the same time: Learn how.

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  2. The Ziegfeld Theater to Stage HAIRSPRAY, 8/14-9/5Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Continuing a successful season of plays, The Ziegfeld Theater is pleased to bring audience favorite, HAIRSPRAY, to its stage, running August 14 - September 5, 2015. The 1950s are out and change is in the air! Hairspray, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, is a family-friendly musical piled bouffant high with laughter, romance, and deliriously tuneful songs.

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  3. the Book of Mormon to Return to Baltimore This Fall; Tickets on Sale 8/9Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone) and is directed by Nicholaw and Parker. THE BOOK OF MORMON is the winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score ( Trey Parker , Robert Lopez , Matt Stone ), Best Book ( Trey Parker , Robert Lopez , ...

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  4. Chita Rivera tells young performers to lose the lip-syncingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Sunday, June 7, 2015 file photo, Chita Rivera, center, and the cast of "The Visit" perform at the 69th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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  5. Chita Rivera to kids today: Lose the lip-syncingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... special, was asked what she thinks of those performers who say they have to rely on lip-syncing. Rivera, who won Tony Awards for “Kiss of the Spider Woman” and “The Rink,” said she's still on stage because she was ...

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  6. Standing Room Capital Launches New Broadway Investing PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... will be upcoming shows produced by Joey Parnes Productions, a leading theatrical producer and winner of four Tony Awards in the past three years including the 2014 Best Musical, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder. "Capitalizing - in both senses ...

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  7. the Book of Mormon Sets Lottery Policy for Playhouse Square RunRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins Tuesday, August 25, at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH, and plays a limited one week engagement through Sunday, August 30. In Cleveland, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office, making 24 tickets available at $25 apiece. The wildly popular lottery for the Broadway production has attracted as many as 800 entries at some performances.

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  8. BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Illustrates- Kinky BootsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... discovers that when you change your mind about someone, you can change your whole world. The winner of six 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots features a Tony Award-winning score by pop icon Cyndi Lauper , a book by Tony ...

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  9. New 42ND STREET National Tour to Launch Next Month; Stops & Cast AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and featured direction and dances by Gower Champion . It played on Broadway for 3,486 performances, winning Tony Awards for Best Musical and Best Choreography. The Broadway revival, which opened in 2001, played for 1,524 performances and earned two ...

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  10. Fremont Street Theater Company's 'How to Succeed' Opens 8/7Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... funny bone while never failing to keep audiences on the edges of their seats throughout the show. It won seven Tony Awards in 1962 including Best Musical and then enjoyed two additional Broadway runs in the 1990s and again in 2011-12, the latter ...

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  11. 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Comes to Ocean CityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... where it was an instant hit, prompting it to move to Broadway's Circle-in-the-Square Theater. Nominated for six Tony Awards including Best Musical - it took home two 2005 Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical and Best Featured Actor in a Musical. ...

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  12. Iconic Musical Thriller Sweeney Todd to Play Pieter Toerien's Montecasino TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Sanli Jooste, Claire Simon is, Megan Rigby, Schoeman Smit and Earl Gregory. SWEENEY TODD won both the eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, in its orginal production, also winning the Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical for the original ...

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  13. Billy Porter to Leave Kinky Boots for New Original Broadway Show in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... & Order," "The Big C." Recording: Untitled, At The Corner Of Broadway & Soul. KINKY BOOTS took home six 2013 Tony Awards, the most of any show in the season, including Best Musical, Best Score ( Cyndi Lauper ), Best Choreography ( Jerry Mitchell ), ...

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  14. BWW Reviews: Must See HAIRSPRAY Leaves 'em Dancing in the Aisles at Porthouse TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Seaweed, the son of black dj and vocalist, Motormouth Maybelle. The 2002 Broadway production won eight Tony Awards, ran over 2500 performances, has had numerous foreign and community theatre productions, and was made into a film in 2007. ...

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  15. BWW TV Exclusive: Duncan Sheik Reveals All on Broadway-Bound American PsychoRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... American Psycho . Below, he updates BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge on his crazy year ahead! was awarded the 2007 Tony Awards for Best Orchestrations and Best Original Score, and the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album for As a solo ...

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  16. Photo Flash: Regional Premiere of MEMPHIS at Aurora TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... journey, he falls in love with a soulful black singer and a cultural revolution is ignited! Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical, this story of passion, determination and sacrifice presents a moving musical for all to cheer for. ...

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  17. Follow Misty Copeland's Ballet Career to New Broadway Show RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | ABC News

    ... in the classical ballet world. PHOTO: Misty Copeland attends the American Theatre Wing's 69th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall, June 7, 2015, in New York City. "I'm black," she previously told ABC News. "We don't exist in the ballet ...

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  18. Village Theatre announces its 15th Annual Festival of New Musicals...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Seattle Gay News

    ... Festival of New Musicals has spawned such shows as Next to Normal (previously Feeling Electric), winner of three Tony Awards and a Pulitzer Prize, Million Dollar Quartet, nominated for the Best Musical Tony Award and Outstanding Musical Drama Desk ...

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  19. BWW Flashback: Welcome to Avenue Q - The Musical Comedy Marks Its 12th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... show's best moments over the years! AVENUE Q opened on July 31, 2003 at the John Golden Theatre, won three 2004 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Book of a Musical, and gave 2,556 performances (including 22 previews). The original ...

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  20. BWW Review: Home Grown Theatre Company Falls Flat With CABARETRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Masteroff the book. The musical is based on the book I Am a Camera by Christopher Isherwood. Cabaret won eight Tony Awards in 1967 including Best Musical, Best Original Score, and Best Choreography. Set in Belin in 1931 the story follows an ...

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