May 06, 2015

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Your Ultimate Guide to Broadway's Newest Shows!

Wondering what new Broadway show might suit your tastes? Overwhelmed with the options and not sure what all those new titles even mean? We've got you covered. Check out our guide to the new shows on Broadway this spring.

Exclusive! See This Year's Tony Nominees Get Wild and Crazy In Playbill's Photo Booth

In between interviews and red carpet pics, the season's best took a moment to pop into the Playbill Photo Booth to unwind, don some costumes and have some fun!

What Do the Short Runs of Leap of Faith and Scandalous Predict for Amazing Grace's Broadway Bow?

One of the producers of Amazing Grace shares her thoughts on how the new musical speaks to a modern-day audience about faith.

They Only Ran a Minute! 10 Forgotten Musicals Due For a Revival

Theatre historian Jennifer Tepper looks back at Broadway musicals that have been lost in history and dream-casts the necessary revivals.

Broadway Has Gone to the Dogs! Meet the Pooches Who Have More Broadway Credits Than You

Within hours of her new headshot being uploaded to the Playbill Vault, Trixie had gained a spot in the top five most popular "people" pages. But Trixie isn't a person. She's a Pomeranian. With two Broadway credits (and a publicist).

10 Controversies That Rocked the 20th-Century Theatre World

On May 10, 1849, a melee arose in Astor Place in lower Manhattan. Thousands took to the streets. By the time the riot was over, more than two dozen were dead, more than 100 injured and the militia had been called out. The cause? Theatre.

Playbill Picks the Breakout Performances of the 2014-15 Broadway Season

The staff at Playbill.com took a look back at the season and chose a handful of Broadway breakout performances.

2015 Tony Award Nominees React: How Broadway Woke Up to Tony News!

Sting, Christian Borle, Bradley Cooper, Sydney Lucas, Kristin Chenoweth, Chita Rivera and Alex Sharp were among the dozens of nominees who shared their Tony experience with us.


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"Mad Men"'s Bryan Batt Opens Up About His New Leading Lady Role in Hairspray

Their Favorite Things: Something Rotten! Star Kate Reinders Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

Photo Exclusive: Becoming Christine! Spend a Day With Phantom's Enchanting New Star Julia Udine

Justin Guarini and Deborah Cox Will Host Times Square Simulcast of Tony Awards

Darren Criss Will Host Stars in the Alley Concert

Watch Idina Menzel Sing "Let It Go" in Japanese (Video)

Everyday Rapture Team Finds Its Broadway Stars for World Premiere of Whorl Inside a Loop

Off-Broadway Alliance Awards Nominees Announced; Linda Lavin, Austin Pendleton Also Honored

Watch Nathan Lane Say Farewell To Letterman With an Original Shaiman & Wittman Song

Broadway Siblings Megan and Robert Fairchild Among 71st Annual Theatre World Award Winners

Tony Yazbeck Will Topline On the Town National Tour

Finding Neverland Original Cast Album Sets Release Date

Vote for Your Picks to Win 2015 Tony Awards – Part 2

From Sondheim to Miley Cyrus; Alan Cumming Announces Details of His Cafe Carlyle Debut

Skylar Astin On "Pitch Perfect," Theatre Camp Memories, His Girlfriend and Getting Back to Broadway

Playbill.com's 2015 Theatre Awards Roundup: The Latest On Who Won What!

Kristin Chenoweth Announces 2015-16 Concert Tour Dates and Cities

Hamilton and Between Riverside and Crazy Win 2015 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards

Onstage & Backstage: Why Did Josh Grisetti Want the Audience to Sing Along When He Starred in Rent?

Broadway Grosses: April 27 - May 3

Last Chance: What's Closing This Week

A Tech Rehearsal Is Setting for New Anne Washburn Play

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