October 04, 2015

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Lea Michele Chats "Scream Queens," Her New Book, Returning to Broadway and a New Album

After six years of running the show (and, more importantly, the glee club) on the Fox musical series "Glee," Lea Michele is taking on a supporting role, complete with a neck brace, in the new Ryan Murphy creation "Scream Queens." We catch up.

Why Michael John LaChiusa is "Obsessed" With Exploring Unheard Stories of Women — Especially in the White House

This fall marks a homecoming of sorts for Tony-nominated composer and lyricist Michael John LaChiusa. More than 20 years after one of his first musicals, First Lady Suite, began at the Public Theater, his newest musical, First Daughter Suite, is set to open in October at the same space.

"I Was Enraged, I Was Saddened" — Why Gross Indecency Was Banned in Russia and Will Return to NYC With A Vengeance

Almost 20 years after the Off-Broadway debut of Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde, Moises Kaufman reflects on how much has changed and how much hasn't.

20 Years, 70 Roles and Several Injuries Later, a Star Ballerina Bids Farewell to the Spotlight

As she announces her retirement from professional ballet, Jennie Somogyi looks back on her years of dance, creating new and original roles while surviving numerous injuries.

Could There Be More Than One Killer on "Scream Queens"? Suspects Emerge in a Chainsaw Massacre!

In this week's episode of Ryan Murphy's "Scream Queens," we find ourself in the middle of our very own chainsaw massacre — and makeovers!

Kathy Griffin Still Wants a Tony… And She Says She's After You, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Gloria Estefan!

"I don't mean to be cocky, but I could probably step into Hamilton this weekend," Kathy Griffin said solemnly. "I wish I could have played the lead in On the Twentieth Century, but I'm afraid only my pal Kristin Chenoweth could play the role like that."

Their Favorite Things: Les Miz and Daddy Long Legs Star Megan McGinnis Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

Members of the theatre community share the Broadway performances that most affected them as part of the audience.

Onstage & Backstage: How Did I End Up on the Double D List?

In this week's look at Seth Rudetsky's life, readers learn behind-the-scene stories of the first-ever Elsie Fest, as well as history of the cult favorite musical Grease.

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Playbill Poll: Which Cast Should Reunite for a Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below?

Cuteness Overload: Iain Armitage Raps Hamilton in Latest Ham4Ham Video

Memorial Celebration of Living Theatre Co-Founder Judith Malina Presented Tonight

Santino Fontana and Jessica Hershberg Share Their Wedding Photos

This Week in Nightlife: Lisa Howard's Solo Debut and Lea DeLaria Gives David Bowie a Jazz-Over!

Playbill Video Week in Review: Previews of Allegiance and The Bandstand, Ana Gasteyer Guests on "The Goldbergs" and a New Spamalot

Broadway's Newest King of Siam on Asian Actors as Leading Men — "There Aren't Many Opportunities"

The Verdict: Billboard Calls Hamilton Best Rap Album of 2015 – Read More Cast Album Reviews Here!

Broadway Bikes Fundraiser Rolls Out Today

President Obama Is Headed Back to Hamilton

Speaking the "Same Language," Actors Talk About Transforming Into Directors This Season on Broadway

Marisa Tomei Will Be Honored at MCC Theater's Miscast Gala

Sara Bareilles' Waitress, Starring Jessie Mueller, Sets Broadway Opening Night

Diva Talk: Ellen Greene On Her Little Shop Ovations, Working with Jake Gyllenhaal and Future Plans

In Case You Missed It: The Tony Awards Hunt for a New Home and Keira Knightley's Broadway Debut Gets Interrupted

"Hugo" Author-Illustrator Creates Theatrical Epic "The Marvels" and Reveals Upcoming Houdini Stage Musical

What's Hot in London: Oct. 2: The Curse of the Cellphone Addressed, and Harry Potter as a Two-Parter Theatre Event

Mariah Carey Goes to Agrabah! Award-Winning Music Star Visits Broadway's Aladdin

First Pics! Robert Hager and Kathryn Porterfield Are the Tragic Lovers in TUTS Underground's Bonnie & Clyde

10 Banned Books That Found Their Way to Broadway

A "Visceral" Reaction from Lea Salonga's Grandmother-in-Law Was Why She Couldn't Say No to Allegiance

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