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  1. Photo Flash: First Look at Stephen Merchant & Steffan Rhodri in the Mentalists at Wyndham'sRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Production images have been released of BAFTA and Golden Globe Award-winning writer, comedian and actor Stephen Merchant and critically acclaimed actor Steffan Rhodri in The Mentalists. Scroll down for a first look! This sharply written and darkly comic play by Richard Bean , which is directed by Abbey Wright, is currently playing at the Wyndham's Theatre until 26 September, with official opening night for press on 13 July.

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  2. Monday By the Numbers: How winning the 'Next Travel Star' vote...Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    This week, Monday By the Numbers examines how a fan vote in a national TV contest mattered little to the contest's actual outcome, touches on the announced residency of superstar Diana Ross at the Venetian and swings by the latest firefest at the home of The Amazing Johnathan. 44: Percent of the vote garnered by Ricky Moreno to lead all contestants in the Travel Channel "Next Travel Star" competition, in which he did not advance to the finals.

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  3. 'The Marvel Experience' abruptly cuts summer tour shortRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | New York Daily News

    'The Marvel Experience' tour has been cut short by nefarious forces that have nothing to do with Hydra. Though producers have been mum on exactly what forces those are.

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  4. The Hunchback of Notre Dame Studio Cast Album Being Prepped for Fall ReleaseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Playbill

    The Hunchback of Notre Dame , the new musical based on the Victor Hugo novel and the animated Disney film, which had a run at the Paper Mill Playhouse this past spring, has been recorded by Sh-k-boom Records. Fans can sign up for pre-sale information.

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  5. Interactive 'Marvel Experience' Tour CanceledRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    From left: Marvel creative chief Joe Quesada, 'Marvel Experience' producer Michael Cohl, Hero Ventures CEO Rick Licht and Hero Ventures operating chief Doug Schaer at a 'Marvel Experience' presentation in October. "The Marvel Experience" - an interactive, high-tech attraction that aimed to immerse visitors in the world of superheroes such as Spider-Man and Captain America - is cutting its summer tour short.

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  6. Misty Copeland to Make Broadway Debut in - On the Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    The New Brain New York City Center Music and Lyrics by William Finn Book by William Finn and James Lapine Directed by James Lapine Choreography by Josh Prince Starring Jenni Barber, Quentin Earl Darrington, Bradley Dean, Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Jonathan Groff, Josh Lamon, Aaron Lazar, Alyse Alan Louis, and Rema Webb Misty Copeland is slated to make her Broadway debut as Ivy Smith in the Tony-nominated musical revival "On the Town" this summer. Copeland, who made history last week when she was became the first African American to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, will play 12 performances of "On the Town," from Aug. 25 through Sept.

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  7. High-tech Marvel theme park cuts summer tour shortRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Producers of the show that includes 360-degree projections, holograms and a 4-D motion ride said Sunday its big debut in Philadelphia will be its one and only stop. The Chicago, New York and St. Louis legs have been cancelled.

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  8. Outfest, a LGBT film festival, returns to Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    Carmin Tropical will be screened at this year s Outfest Los Angeles, which kicks off July 9 and run through July 19. Tig is this year s opening night gala selection for Outfest Los Angeles, which documents lesbian comedian Tig Notaro s battle with cancer. Los Angeles' largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender film festival returns this summer with some 166 movies - and it couldn't come at a better time.

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  9. the Hunchback of Notre Dame Cast Album Will Be Released This Fall; Now Available for Pre-OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    As BroadwayWorld exclusively reported last month, Paper Mill Playhouse 's recent production of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, based on the novel by Victor Hugo and the Disney animated film, may not be Broadway-bound, but it will get a cast recording. The American Premiere Studio Recording of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, the only stage collaboration from two masters of the American musical Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz , will be released on Monday, November 20th.

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  10. Dan'yelle Williamson Is Ready To Take You On A Musical Journey Through LoveRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - July 6, 2015 - NEW YORK -- Although the 4th of July fireworks have come to an end, Dan'yelle Williamson plans to continue the celebration with sparks during her upcoming show "All of Me" set to take place at 54 Below in New York City on Friday, July 17th at 9:30pm. The Broadway veteran has stepped into the shoes of several highly esteemed roles including Elphaba in Wicked , Nala in The National Tour of The Lion King , and Felecia Farrell in the Tony Award winning musical, Memphis .

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  11. PHOTO: Alec and Hilaria Baldwin Share First Official Family Portrait on InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hilaria Baldwin took to Instagram to share the first official family portrait, featuring husband Alec, newborn baby boy Rafael and the couple's older daughter, Carmen. Baldwin captioned the precious pic: "Thank you to the amazing @erouladim_photography for these incredible memories you shot.

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  12. Full Cast Announced for MRS Henderson Presents at Theatre Royal BathRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rehearsals started today for the new British musical MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS, starring TRACIE BENNETT , which concludes the Theatre Royal Bath summer season, Saturday 15th August - Saturday 5th September, prior to a West End run. Tracie will be reunited with director Terry Johnson , having last worked together on the award winning, END OF THE RAINBOW.

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  13. Pear Theatre's 2015-16 Season to Include August: Osage County, Tribes & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... community have been recognized with accolades including many Bay Area Critics Circle Awards and Silicon Valley Small Theater Awards. In 2014, the company was singled out by the Bay Area Theatre Critic's Circle to receive The Paine Knickerbocker ...

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  14. Special Super Dodger Dog, Maury Wills Bobble HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A special loaded hot dog will be available at Dodger Stadium throughout the Los Angeles Dodgers ' four-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies, which begins tonight. The Philly Cheesesteak Dog is a quarter-pound all-beef Super Dodger Dog topped with shredded beef sirloin, sauteed onions and cheese whiz.

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  15. Anne-Marie Duff, Rosalie Craig and Charles Edwards to Star in New Productions at NationalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Playbill

    Anne-Marie Duff , Rosalie Craig and Charles Edwards , all of whom have appeared regularly at the National in the past, will each return in new productions in the fall. Dates have also been announced for the world premieres of plays by Wallace Shawn and Caryl Churchill , and the transfer of Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's new musical wonder.land that is currently running at Manchester's Palace Theatre.

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  16. Priority list includes a Simpsons-sparked play at the Phoenix, lunch with the ISO, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    From the very contemporary to the downright old-timey, here are some A&E picks for the week.

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  17. Enjoy a selection from Reveille United Methodist Church's...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Cathy Armistead, Director of Music Ministries at Reveille United Methodist Church, and Lauren Diggs, Student Activities Director at Swansboro Elementary School, stopped by the studio with part of the cast of Reveille's latest production, 'Godspell.' This high-energy show shares the parables of Jesus with a modern twist.

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  18. Things To Do In Dallas Tonight: July 6Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | D Magazine

    With most of the country recovering from the Fourth of July and the exhausting demands of victory , Monday is shaping up to be a sleepy night in Dallas. We're going to suggest a quiet trip to the movie theater, but there are a few other things worth doing today.

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  19. BWW Reviews: Danielle Hope Bring The Future Faster - Live at 54 Below RecordingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Danielle Hope 's debut album Bring The Future Faster was recorded at 54 Below in New York and has recently been released by Broadway Records. Shooting to stardom following her triumph in BBC's Over The Rainbow and becoming the West End's Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz , ever since her feet haven't touched the ground.

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  20. Pinocchio Stage Musical Is in the WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Playbill

    Director John Tiffany and librettist Enda Walsh , the Tony-winning team behind Once , are working on a stage musical adaptation of the animated Disney film classic "Pinocchio," according to a report in The Daily Mail of London. The stage show, which is being developed in a reading this fall at Great Britain's Royal National Theatre , will not be a note-for-note adaptation of the film, but will incorporate elements from the film's source material, Carlo Collidi's 1881 novel "The Adventures Of Pinocchio."

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