February 06, 2016

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Broadway Makeover! See New Marquees For Waitress, Shuffle Along, Bright Star and More
06 Feb 2016
It may still be winter, but Broadway is gearing up for a much-anticipated spring season! As a slew of shows prepare to take their first bow, the theatre exteriors have received an extreme makeover in the form of some exciting new marquees.

In Case You Missed It: This Week Proves the Crossover Between Hollywood and Broadway Is Closer Than Ever
05 Feb 2016
Between the televised live musical event on Jan. 31 filmed in L.A., the postponement of The Crucible's first preview so its star could attend the Oscars, Robert De Niro's direction of a musical and Hamilton's reservation at the Grammys, Broadway and Hollywood complement each other better than ever before.



Super Bowl Prep! Football Terms Explained for Theatre People
05 Feb 2016 -- Another Super Bowl is heading our way this Sunday. You've been invited to a party, but you're facing a dilemma: You're only educated in theatre! In our below list, Playbill.com explains football terms for theatre people.

Nina Arianda Gets Quirky and Cute in Exclusive Creative Faces Project Pics
05 Feb 2016 -- Tony Award winner Nina Arianda, most recently seen on Broadway in Fool for Love, posed for The Creative Faces Project, an evolving portrait series photographed and curated by Jason Zeren, and we have an exclusive look at a few of the cute and quirky new headshots.

Beauty Mark: How This Chicago Play Makes a Statement About Race, Women and Society (05 Feb 2016)

How Newsies' Tony-Winning Choreographer Made a Tap Dancer Out of Channing Tatum (05 Feb 2016)

"It's Getting Hot in Here!" The Best Moments of Broadway's Sexiest Group, The Skivvies (04 Feb 2016)

From Steel Pier to Twentieth Century; The Greatest Stage Moments of Kristin Chenoweth (04 Feb 2016)

How Schmackary's Got Its Start! Get to Know the Baker Behind the Cookies Broadway Craves (04 Feb 2016)

Their Favorite Things: Tony Winner Alan Cumming Shares His Theatregoing Experiences (03 Feb 2016)

Spend a Day With Joey Taranto at Cleveland Play House's New Little Shop of Horrors! (02 Feb 2016)

Celebrating the Birthday of the Great Elaine Stritch, A Look Back at Her Final Carlyle Engagement (02 Feb 2016)

A Fine Showmance: To Love! Why Fiddler Star Danny Burstein and Rebecca Luker Gave Marriage a Second Chance (02 Feb 2016)

Broadway Box-Office Analysis: A Healthy Week for the Great White Way (01 Feb 2016)

Onstage & Backstage: What Happened When Grease's Pianist Spilled Coffee on His Keyboard? (01 Feb 2016)

Broadway Grosses: Jan. 25-31 (01 Feb 2016)

15 Things Grease: Live Did Absolutely Right (01 Feb 2016)

They're In The Band! Meet the Kid Stars of School of Rock (01 Feb 2016)

Wicked's Fiyero Jonah Platt Puts It In Writing (01 Feb 2016)

The Unsung Stories of Broadway's Long-running Ensemblists (31 Jan 2016)

Grease: Live — What's New, How They'll Film Outside (Rain or Shine) and Inside the Audience Experience (30 Jan 2016)

Celebrating His 88th Birthday, a Photo Journal of Harold Prince's Greatest Broadway Work! (30 Jan 2016)

Zachary Quinto On His Promise To Do More Theatre And Why He Prefers It To TV (30 Jan 2016)

In Case You Missed It: Cate Blanchett Is Coming to Broadway and Hamilton Will Hit the West Coast (29 Jan 2016)

Who Got Ditched on Prom Night? Grease: Live Cast Relives Best of Times and Worst of Times in High School (29 Jan 2016)

On a Big Week of Anniversaries, Enjoy Some Fabulous Fan Art From Phantom and Rent (28 Jan 2016)

Broadway Box-Office Analysis: Despite Blizzard Cancellations, Attendance Was High on the Great White Way (28 Jan 2016)

Exclusive: Al and Julie Larson Speak on Jonathan's Childhood, Work Ethic, Rent and His Legacy (28 Jan 2016)

What Were You Like in High School? Grease: Live Cast Relives The Glory Days (28 Jan 2016)

The Larson Files: How The Archivist For Irving Berlin Became the Keeper of Rent's Rock Composer's Official Record (28 Jan 2016)

Must See! Twenty Years Later, Check Out These Amazing Rarely-Seen Backstage Pics From Rent (27 Jan 2016)

The Creation of Rent — How Jonathan Larson Transformed an Idea into the Musical That Set the World on Fire (27 Jan 2016)

Their Favorite Things: School of Rock's Sierra Boggess Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences (27 Jan 2016)

They're Still the Ones That You Want! Laura Osnes and Max Crumm Revisit Their Grease Hangout (27 Jan 2016)

Broadway Grosses: Jan. 18-24 (26 Jan 2016)

28 Rarely Known Phantom Facts and Backstage Stories to Celebrate a Broadway Milestone! (26 Jan 2016)

Vintage Photos! Looking Back at the Masked Men of Broadway's Phantom of the Opera (26 Jan 2016)

As Phantom Celebrates 28 Years on Broadway, the Cast Shares Incredible Never-Seen Pics! (26 Jan 2016)

Fans React! Your Favorite Stars, Events and Surprises from the Inaugural BroadwayCon (26 Jan 2016)

Original Rent Cast Members Remember Jonathan Larson 20 Years After His Death — "You Are My Friend" (25 Jan 2016)

Onstage & Backstage: Who Was Almost the Original Audrey in Little Shop? (25 Jan 2016)

Watch! The Full Lyrics to Every Theatre Fan's New Anthem "BroadwayCon's The Place For You!" (25 Jan 2016)

In Case You Missed It: Bette Midler's Return and BroadwayCon's Debut! (25 Jan 2016)

Sara Bareilles' Musical Surprise and More Highlights from BroadwayCon's Final Day (25 Jan 2016)

"SpongeBob Has to Save the World" — Details Emerge About Plot of The SpongeBob Musical (25 Jan 2016)

What Song Did Keke Palmer Sing In Her School Talent Show? The Grease Star Puts It In Writing (25 Jan 2016)

Casting Director Bernard Telsey's Audition Tips for Working and Aspiring Actors (25 Jan 2016)

Are You an Egghead? 5 Breaking Stories From BroadwayCon's Something Rotten! Panel (25 Jan 2016)

Goodbye, BroadwayCon Mega-Montage! Hamilton Raps, Musical Moments, Ultimate Fans and More (Video) (24 Jan 2016)

Ruling On The Quidditch Field: BroadwayCon Sorts Favorite Musical Characters Into Hogwarts Houses (24 Jan 2016)

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