April 20, 2015

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Taking a Risk on Bye Bye Birdie Paved the Way for Avenue Q and Something Rotten!

Musicals like Anything Goes and Bye Bye Birdie are often considered old-fashioned classics that receive affectionate revivals. But when they first premiered, these musicals were ground-breaking works that opened doors for inventive new styles of theatre.

At Home With An American in Paris' Max von Essen, a Handyman in Hell's Kitchen

Playbill.com's new column offers readers an exclusive inside look at the homes of Broadway's stars and behind-the-scenes movers and shakers.

Original Chorus Line Cast Remembers Sweetness and Sorrow of The Broadway Sensation

The cast of the original Broadway production of A Chorus Line share their memories from rehearsals to performance.

Exclusive! Never-Before-Seen Photos Behind the Line of Original A Chorus Line

A Chorus Line was unusual in many ways, but mainly because the libretto drew upon the life stories of many of the original cast members to paint a picture of the lives of Broadway dancers.

Where Are the Stars of Disney's Beauty and the Beast Now?

It's a tale as old as time — Disney's Beauty and the Beast is one of the most beloved Broadway musicals ever. Check in on the 1994 original Broadway cast with this edition of Where Are They Now?

#TBT: Our 1977 Interview With Broadway Kids, When Andrea McArdle Sang of "Tomorrow" and Salary Was $290

Playbill.com digs into its archives to explore past articles. In the next installment, child stars and their parents share stories of starring on Broadway while balancing homework and first dates.

From Hair to Spring Awakening, 10 Musicals That Rocked Broadway

From "The Age of Aquarius" to "The B*itch of Living," rock music has been a constant presence on the Great White Way. Which musicals have truly rocked Broadway and changed the cultural landscape?

God, We Hope They Got It! Where Are the Stars of Chorus Line Documentary "Every Little Step"?

What happened after the auditions? Playbill.com revisits the stars of of "Every Little Step," the documentary film about the casting of the Broadway revival of A Chorus Line.

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The Verdict: Critics Review Broadway's Living On Love Starring Renée Fleming

"No Selfie For You!" Madonna Not Invited Backstage at Hamilton Due to Bad Behavior

Photo Call: Living on Love, Starring Renée Fleming, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals

Broadway Box-Office Analysis, April 13-19: Fun Home Is a Full House and Audiences Pack An American in Paris

Onstage & Backstage: How Did I End Up Performing For Judd Apatow and Meeting One of My Idols in LA?

The 10 Best Looks in Red Carpet Fashion from the Opening Night of Fun Home On Broadway

Broadway Grosses: April 13-19

Playbill on Opening Night: Fun Home — One Alison in the Audience and Three Onstage

Equity Responds to L.A. 99-Seat Committee Request to Delay Salary Decision

From "Mean Girls" to Second Stage, Amanda Seyfried on Tinder, Musicals and The Morning After

Wicked Star and Composer Reunite on Broadway

Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball and More Will Star in La Jolla's World Premiere of Rock Musical Come from Away

Photo Call: Fun Home, Based on Acclaimed Graphic Memoir, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call and Party

Exclusive! "Pitch Perfect" Star Featured on Pasek and Paul's "Ultimate" James and the Giant Peach Album

Constellations and Michael John LaChiusa Musical Premiere Heading to San Diego's Old Globe

Elaine Paige Will Host Special BBC Radio 2 Broadcast of Tony Awards

The Verdict: Read Reviews of Broadway's Fun Home

Surviving Brain Surgery On the Way to Broadway: Sisters Take the Stage Together in On Your Feet!

Meryl Streep Launches Writing Program for Women Over 40

Schools of the Stars: Where Living on Love Cast and Creators Went to College

Playbill Poll: What's Your Favorite Cover of a Broadway Song Performed by a Pop Singer?

It's Lisa's Turn! Why Tyne Daly Insisted This Broadway Breakout Got The Last Bow


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Living on Love, Starring Renée Fleming, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals
Fun Home, Based on Acclaimed Graphic Memoir, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call and Party
Two Singular Sensations! Original Chorus Line Cast Joins Hamilton Onstage For Anniversary Tribute
The King and I, Starring Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe, Opens on Broadway; Inside the Star-Studded Cast Party
Finding Neverland, Starring Matthew Morrison, Opens On Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call and Cast Party
Gershwin Musical An American in Paris Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call and Party
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