February 28, 2015

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Avenue Q Writer Tied Up In New Punk Musical

Songwriter Jeff Marx shares how butting heads while creating Avenue Q and his departure from working with Robert Lopez on the Broadway blockbuster hit The Book of Mormon led to the creation of the new musical Home Street Home.

How Facebook and YouTube Help Broadway Licensing Companies Stop Illegal Shows

Playbill.com spoke with licensing company executives about how they are protecting Broadway's intellectual property.

Inside Lady Gaga's "Sound of Music" Performance! Musical Director Stephen Oremus Shares Exclusive Details

"She sang it in the original key." Oscars music director Stephen Oremus reveals the details behind Lady Gaga's transformative Oscars musical moment.

CUE & A: Wicked Star Kara Lindsay on Her Pop Culture Obsessions, Burping Skills and High-Note Mishaps

Kara Lindsay fills out Playbill.com's questionnaire of random facts, backstage trivia and pop-culture tidbits.

John Cameron Mitchell On Hedwig, Avoiding Social Media and "What It Means to Be Queer"

John Cameron Mitchell had no intention of returning to the heels and wig of Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Meet the "Blue-Collar" Workforce Who Keeps Broadway Going

“Blue-collar” and “Broadway” are not words you immediately associate with one another. While one brings up images of the grit, dirt and sweat that go along with challenging, hands-on jobs, the other has connotations of glitter and glamor.

Broadway Babies Who Grew Up to Be Stars

Playbill.com offers up a list of ten successful actors who made their stage debuts as kids.

Schedule of Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts in Movie Theatres and on Television

Our round-up of live stage productions announced to shown in movie theatres and on television.

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Totem Pole Playhouse

The Glass Menagerie - NYC EPA

Masterworks Theater Company

Dancers for Interactive Water Screen Projection Act

Freckled Sky

Newsies! The Musical (Nat’l Tour) - ECC / Dancers

Disney Theatrical Productions



For Their Second Act, John Kander and Greg Pierce Musicalize Mystery of Abducted Kid

THE WEEK AHEAD Feb. 28-March 6: Jessie Mueller Bids Broadway a Beautiful Farewell the Hunchback Comes to New Jersey

Actors' Equity's Proposal for L.A.'s Small Theatres Elicits Uproar

50-Year Romance Turned Pop-Rock Musical Begins Tonight Off-Broadway

STAGE VIEWS: Kid Victory Star Sarah Litzsinger On Book of Mormon, Something Rotten and Mrs. Lovett

Las Vegas' The Duck Commander Musical Finds Its Stars on Broadway

PLAYBILL VIDEO WEEK IN REVIEW: Megan Hilty Sings "Suddenly Seymour," Hamilton Heads for Broadway, Matthew Morrison Previews Finding Neverland

Should They Have Kept It? See Meryl Streep's Cut Song from "Into the Woods"!

PHOTO ARCHIVE: From Mabel to Momma Rose! Celebrating the Stage Work of Birthday Gal Bernadette Peters

"The Sound of Music Story" Offers Behind-the-Scenes Look at Oscar-Winning Film Released 50 Years Ago Sunday

WEEK IN REVIEW, Feb. 21-27: Hamilton’s Broadway Transfer Confirmed and Is Spongebob Swimming to Broadway?

Alan Cumming Will Make Café Carlyle Debut With Sappy Songs; Lena Hall Also Featured in Season

Something Rotten! and The Visit Producers On Why They're Teaming Up to Fight for Broadway Tax Benefits

Jelly's Last Jam – The August Wilson Play That Almost Was and the George C. Wolfe Musical It Became

New John Kander Musical Kid Victory Opens Tonight at the Signature

A First Look at Oscar Winner Eddie Redmayne's Next Role as a Transgender Pioneer

Leonard Nimoy, "Star Trek" Pioneer With Lifelong Ties to the Stage, Dies at 83

Superhero Musical Brooklynite Extends Off-Broadway

Darren Criss Wakes Up to "Teenage Dream" as Star of 17 Again Musical

See Patti LuPone Dazzle in Comic Cameo for LA Opera (Video)

On the Twentieth Century Will Steam Along Without Sidelined Star

Tony Winner Lena Hall Sets Final Date in Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch

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