July 28, 2015

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See Where Barbra Belted, Elaine Prayed and It All Began for Ethel: Where History Was Made for Women in Theatre

From the site of Barbra Streisand's career-making debut to Ethel Merman's birthplace in Astoria, we've got some of New York City's best hidden theatrical landmarks and where to find them!

They Keep Coming Back! Onstage Couples Who Have Stayed Together From Show to Show

Playbill looks at recent couples who have paired up numerous times onstage. 

A Fine Showmance: How Matthew Murphy and Ryan Scott Oliver's Romance Became a Real-Life Musical

As part of our ongoing profiles of theatre couples, Playbill.com learns the story behind Ryan Scott Oliver and Matthew Murphy's romance as it evolved from good friends to grooms at one of the most festive weddings the theatre community has ever seen. 

"I'm Hoping There is a Shift," Says Lea Salonga On Diversity and the "United Colors" of This Season

Broadway is making way for "The United Colors," according to Lea Salonga, referring to this season — Hamilton, a piece in which our Founding Fathers are portrayed by today's everyman, is close to opening with her next project Allegiance on its way. But, there is still a long way to go when it comes to diversity in New York theatre.

What Is It That Draws People Back Into the Woods Again and Again?

What is it about this musical that inspires such passionate fans?

5 Can't-Miss Performances From Broadway’s History in Lincoln Center Archives

Did you miss Tyne Daly in Gypsy or Patti LuPone's Anything Goes? Celebrate women in theatre throughout Broadway's history with our top five female-centric productions to watch at Lincoln Center's Theatre on Tape and Film archive.

Their Favorite Things: Broadway and "Orange Is the New Black" Star Lea DeLaria Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

This week we spotlight the choices of Lea DeLaria, the Broadway artist who can currently be seen on the hit Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black."

10 Pop Singers We Want To See Write a Broadway Musical

Playbill.com correspondent Ben Rimalower offers a collection of pop singer-songwriters that he thinks should bring their talents to the genre of musical theatre. 


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Pics! Vice President Joe Biden Visits Broadway's Hamilton

You're the Top! Check Out the Winners of the 2015 New York Musical Theatre Festival Awards

The Verdict: Read Reviews for LA Bent, Starring Scissor Sisters' Jake Shears, Andy Mientus and Patrick Heusinger

Groundbreaking Broadway Designer On Making Tony History and Going into Labor in the Middle of Tech

Fedoras, Funny Faces and Fight Call! Spend a Two-Show Day at Amazing Grace With Stanley Bahorek

Fox Stage Productions Tap NYMF Exec to Develop "Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Devil Wears Prada" Musicals

Symphony Space Will Offer Two-Week Celebration of Broadway, Featuring Patti LuPone and Stephen Schwartz

Broadway Couple Will Share Stage in Tony-Winning Musical

With a Tony and a Puppy, Alex Sharp Seems Ready for The Lion King (Video)

NEA Names New Director of Theatre and Musical Theatre

What's Hot in London: July 30: American Musicals Making a Splash in London, Plus Ben Whishaw Returns to the Stage

9 Questions With the History-Making, Youngest and First African-American Jean Valjean — "This Was My Dream"

Broadway Will Celebrate Theodore Bikel with Tribute Concert

Broadway's Sylvia Seeks Doggie Models for Show's Artwork

7 Inspiring Women Working to Change the World… And How!

Last Chance: What's Closing This Week

Onstage & Backstage: What Musical Did Leslie Odom, Jr. Turn Down a TV Show For?

Diane Paulus-Directed Witness Uganda, Now Invisible Thread, Is Heading to Africa

Primary Stages Will Make Its New Home at Cherry Lane Theatre

Shakespeare Meets Lady Gaga in HamletGhosts

Patti LuPone Offers Five Rules of Theatre Etiquette, Starting with "Respect"

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