December 01, 2015

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Audra McDonald
Autumn de Wilde

The Wiz Live! — What's Different, What's New and What's Going to Broadway

It's been 40 years since The Wiz bowed on Broadway, and the creative team over at NBC decided it was time for some renovations on the Yellow Brick Road. As Dorothy and her pals prepare to ease onto national television, we take an in-depth look at how The Wiz has been remade for its 2015 incarnation.

8 Rules Every Theatre Person Must Follow — Do You Know All of Them?

Why can't you whistle inside a theatre? We uncover the lore behind this (and 7 other) theatrical superstitions. Read the complete list, and be sure you don't accidentally violate hallowed theatre etiquette.

Birth of a Classic: Listen to Bock and Harnick's Very First Fiddler On the Roof Demos!

What did Fiddler sounds like before it was a worldwide phenomenon? Take a peek behind the scenes of the creation of the musical, currently enjoying its fifth Broadway revival, with writers Bock and Harnick's earliest demos of such tunes as "If I Were a Rich Man," "Sunrise, Sunset," and "Far From the Home I Love."

Discover! Your Ultimate Guide to New York City's Holiday Shows, Concerts, Cabarets and Merriment

The turkey's been eaten, the Black Friday sales bombarded. It's time to consider the cornucopia of holiday entertainment options that New York City has to offer. We offer an ultimate guide to this year's shows for the season.

Schedule of Upcoming Movie Musical Adaptations

Here's a look at new movie musicals that are heading your way!

Extra! Extra! Get to Know the New Newsies Tour Stars and What They Want All Fansies to Know

Meet Joey Barreiro and Morgan Keene, the new Jack Kelly and Katherine Plumber selling papes across North America in the national tour of Newsies.

Their Favorite Things: Two-Time Tony Winner Nathan Lane Shares His Theatregoing Experiences

Two-time Tony winner Nathan Lane shares the performances that most affected him as part of the audience.

Holiday Gift Guide: 16 Theatrical Reads That Should Be On Your List This Season

From new publications to juicy industry tell-alls, historic fan favorites, singular new voices and glossy Broadway anthologies, we share our list of books that would be the perfect addition to every theatre-lover's bookshelf.

Production Manager

Chautauqua Theater Company

Dancing Lessons - EPA by Appointment

Kitchen Theatre Company

Givenik Operations & Marketing Assistant

Jujamcyn Theaters

Berenstain Bears, Live - Replacements (NYC and Touring)

HDB Casting/Matt Murphy Productions

Exclusive: Flip Through the Official The Wiz Live! Playbill!

Broadway-Bound Musical Waitress Is Going to Make Some History

"Bart Calls Us 'The Coven'" — Over Drinks, Fiddler's Three Daughters Talk Revolutionizing Tradition

Exclusive: "Black Broadway" Tells the Story of the Creation of The Wiz

What Do Hamilton and "Star Wars" Have in Common? Lin-Manuel Miranda!

Mark Ruffalo, Stanley Tucci, Brian d'Arcy James, Liev Schreiber, Billy Crudup and More Win Special Gotham Award

Broadway's Hunter Foster and Jennifer Cody Will Join Forces for Grease Revival

Exclusive! Reliving the Algonquin Round Table Through the Eyes and Pen of Al Hirschfeld

Carol Burnett Will Share Evening of Laughter and Reflection at the Chicago Theatre

Broadway Cares Executive Director Tom Viola Is Recipient of GMHC's Howard Ashman Award

Must See! We've Uncovered a Treasure Trove of Incredible Shots from the Original Broadway Production of the The Wiz

Bucks County to Kick Off 2016 With New York-Bound Betty Crocker Musical

Broadway Grosses: Nov. 23-29

Burt Bacharach Musical Close to You Heads Into London Recording Studio

Just In! The Wiz Live! Cast Comes Together in Magical Full Company Shot

Onstage & Backstage: How to Stop a Broadway Star in the Street

Pics! Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sierra Boggess Reunite for TimesTalk

Pics! First Look at Proscenium Reinvention of Natasha Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 at A.R.T.

If It Weren't For Her Mother, Stephanie Mills May Have Never Been The Wiz's Dorothy

Pics! Spring Awakening Cast Take a Trip to See Songbird

Lea Salonga, George Takei, Telly Leung Will Be Heard on Allegiance Cast Recording, Due in 2016

Should the Bridge Actor Do a Musical Next? Russell Tovey Puts It In Writing


Latest Galleries
Take a Look Inside Our Exclusive Photoshoot with the Fiddler Daughters
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sierra Boggess and John Arthur Greene Take Part in TimesTalks
Exclusive! Reliving the Algonquin Round Table Through the Eyes and Pen of Al Hirschfeld
Must See! We've Uncovered a Treasure Trove of Incredible Shots from the Original Broadway Production of the The Wiz
Take a Look Inside Rehearsal with Cambridge's American Repertory Theater Production of Natasha Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
Photo Recap: Bonnie & Clyde's Broadway Opening Night Four Years Ago
Those Dancing Feet Are Tapping Their Way Across America! Go On the Road With 42nd Street
Behold Your New Wiz! Be Dazzled By the First Costumed Shots of All of the Leading Players in The Wiz Live!
Exclusive Pics! Hunter Ryan Herdlicka Invites Us Into the Rehearsal Room for Once Upon a Mattress
  Exclusive: Hamilton Spreads "Joy to The World" in BC/EFA Benefit


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