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  1. San Francisco Symphony's West Side Story Nominated for Grammy AwardRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony 's live concert recording of Leonard Bernstein's complete score for the musical West Side Story is nominated for a Grammy Award yesterday in the category of Best Musical Theater Album . The album features a stellar Broadway cast including Cheyenne Jackson and Alexandra Silber, and members of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus.

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  2. BWW Reviews: Dirty Dancing - The Danciest Show in TownRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... due to technical challenges. This is the second production having opening night delays in the 2014-2015 Best of Broadway series at the Straz Center's Carol Morsani Hall. Suddenly the blaring sounds of the orchestra awakened us to the unheard voices ...

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  3. Sound Off: Peter Pan Live! Proves Magic Is Alive & WellRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of the story of the man behind the classic tale, J.M. Barrie , titled FINDING NEVERLAND, which arrives on Broadway later this season following a successful out of town tryout earlier this year, to a brand new feature film examination of the classic ...

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  4. Peter Pan Live!: Live-Blogging the ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Wall Street Journal

    With theater fans licking their chops like crocodiles, NBC is set to broadcast " Peter Pan Live! " tonight. The live show, staged for television, is led by a cast including Christopher Walken and Allison Williams with two of Broadway's brightest stars, Christian Borle and Kelli O'Hara .

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  5. We're Flying! Mary Martin, Allison Williams and More Soar in Peter Pan PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Playbill

    Playbill.com is getting in the Peter Pan Live! spirit with a collection of performances from the high-flying Broadway classic. From Mary Martin to Sandy Duncan , Cathy Rigby and beyond: Let's go to Neverland.

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  6. BW grads Caitlin Houlahan and Chris McCarrell ready for their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Plain Dealer

    ... risking a plunge of 600 feet. What: The musical adapted from "Peter Pan: The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up," the 1954 Broadway musical directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins based on the 1905 play by J.M. Barrie. Additional lyrics by Amanda Green; ...

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  7. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: I Won't Grow Up! Peter Pan Live On NBC, 1955 To 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and its colorful inhabitants, PETER PAN was actually the second musical adaptation of the property to arrive on Broadway in the 1950s, with the first having come at the start of the decade with a dramatic version utilizing five Leonard Bernstein ...

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  8. Cathy Rigby and More Talk the Legacy of Peter Pan and NBC's Live ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" and also produced the revival of "Promises, Promises" to the Broadway stage in 2010. In addition, the duo executive produced the 2002 Oscar-winning film "Chicago." Emmy nominated for "The Sound ...

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  9. A dream takes flight for 'Peter Pan Live!' writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | SFGate

    ... include "The Lion King" (stage and screen), "Brave" and the upcoming "Strange Magic." "It's rehearsed like a Broadway musical. It's a three-ring circus. We have an extraordinary director, Rob Ashford , who has many pieces of the puzzle working at ...

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  10. Remembering the original On the Town during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | OUPblog

    A stunning new production of On the Town , directed by John Rando, opened in October at the Lyric Theatre on Broadway. It transports a viewer back to the golden age of American musical theater, when highly skilled orchestras delivered a robust sound while extended segments of dance were central to telling the story.

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  11. 'Book Of Mormon' Ducats Average $214.28 As Broadway's Holiday Box Office BoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Deadline

    Sunday marked the end of the highest-grossing and best-attended Thanksgiving week on Broadway ever. The total gross was $34.1 million, $2.6 million more than the same week in 2013.

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  12. Photo Recap: Bonnie & Clyde's Broadway Opening Night Three...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Playbill

    ... Menchell ( The Cemetery Club ), the rockabilly-and-blues-scented musical was directed by Tony nominee Jeff Calhoun (Broadway's Grease! in 1994, Brooklyn, Big River and Paper Mill Playhouse 's Newsies ). Sex, flesh, violence and American greed - or ...

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  13. James Moye, Kate Fahrner, Heidi Blickenstaff & More Star in ELF,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on a journey to discover his true identity. It's a holiday treat for the entire family. Elf features a cast of Broadway veterans and Paper Mill Playhouse favorites. James Moye (Buddy), a North Bergen resident, appeared in the Broadway companies of ...

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  14. New 'Peter Pan' goes up against Mary Martin's TV classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Examiner.com

    The commercials have begun, and it's sure to be worthwhile, but for anyone who was there five-plus decades ago for the Mary Martin -Cyril Ritchard television versions of Peter Pan , the new one starring Allison Williams as Peter and Christopher Walken as Captain Hook, to be shown live Dec. 4 on NBC, can't possibly equal, let alone surpass a true TV classic. Rather, it's bound to be, at best, like last year's The Sound of Music , in which Carrie Underwood acquitted herself okay in the role of Maria, also made famous first on Broadway by Mary Martin, and by Julie Andrews in the beloved film version.

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  15. Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 11/30/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A CHRISTMAS CAROL CRIGHTON COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE 11/28-12/20/2014 Charles Dickens ' A CHRISTMAS CAROL gets the full Broadway treatment by Alan Menken , Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent .This spectacular musical extravaganza ran for ten years at Madison Square Garden . In 2004, this version became the basis of an NBC Hallmark Entertainment special featuring Kelsey Grammer as Scrooge, and an array of stars including Jason Alexander , Jesse L. Martin , Jane Krakowski , Geraldine Chaplin , Jennifer Love Hewitt and Ruthie Henshall .

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  16. Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 11/30/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... over: "Sunrise, Sunset," "If I Were A Rich Man" and "Matchmaker," to name a few. FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is simply Broadway at its very best. Click Here for More Information FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater ...

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  17. BWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - on the Town's Megan FairchildRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Megan Fairchild , a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, is making her Broadway debut as Ivy Smith in the Broadway revival of the musical comedy classic On The Town , the story of three sailors on a whirlwind tour of the city that never sleeps. With just 24 hours of shore leave, they're eager to experience all that New York City has to offer... including a chance to discover love with the girl of their dreams.

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  18. Stage reviews: Four Broadway plays have much to savorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Broadway's been popping this fall, but because we skipped the usual Post-Gazette Showplane , I was able to get there for only two quick weekends. I saw only six shows, just a drop in the overflowing Broadway bucket.

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  19. A perfectly harmonious HebrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... for antisemitism. Closet, he was not. His first symphony, Jeremiah, employed barmitzvah cantillations. His Broadway musical Candide was, aside from much else, a wandering Jew saga with a showstopper aria, I am so easily assimilated. He composed a ...

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  20. Bloomfield actor part of Paper Mill's 'Elf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Item

    Cleve Asbury of Bloomfield will play Mr. Greenway in Paper Mill Playhouse's production of "Elf" at the Millburn theatre Nov. 26-Jan.4. Asbury was featured as Mr. Ovington in the recent Broadway revival of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." He was also seen on Broadway in "Chita Rivera: The Dancers Life," "Annie Get Your Gun," "Jerome Robbins' Broadway," "Me and My Girl," and others.

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