February 10, 2016

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How Robert and Kristen Anderson-Lopez Revamped the Fairytale with "Frozen"

Days before winning the Oscar for "Let It Go," "Frozen" collaborators Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez talked exclusively with Playbill about the creation of the now Broadway-bound musical. We take a look back at where it all began.

How Has Life Changed Since President Obama's Election? Smart People Sound Off

Second Stage Theatre's Smart People gives voice to four fictional Harvard intellectuals who find themselves in heated discussions of race, gender and sexual politics.

How Newsies' Tony-Winning Choreographer Made a Tap Dancer Out of Channing Tatum

In the words of Gattelli, "dance is having a huge resurgence" and that includes the six-minute tap routine he choreographed for feature film "Hail, Caesar!"

Who Would Donna Lynne Champlin's Dream Dinner Guests Be? The "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" Comedienne Puts It In Writing

If you haven't yet seen Drama Desk winner Donna Lynne Champlin in the hilarious hit TV series "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," then now's the time to tune in. The stage and screen star writes down her fears, hopes and dreams; and reveals her fantasy dinner-party guest list.

Broadway Makeover! See New Marquees For Waitress, Shuffle Along, Bright Star and More

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.

15 Things Grease: Live Did Absolutely Right

Grease: Live just raised the bar on live television musical events. Led by director Thomas Kail, here are the moments the broadcast nailed, plus the one-liners that had us cracking up.

Why Swados' Runaways Was The Perfect Way to Lean In and Is the Perfect Way for Tesori to Bow Out

As Jeanine Tesori enters her final season as Encores! Off Center artistic directory, she plans to go out with a bang.

Upcoming Cast Recordings

Being a triple-threat is no longer enough. If you're not booking work, why not create your own? Singer-dancer-actors at Pace University are being pushed to their limits, and what started as a dream to become a Broadway star has evolved into the hope of following in Lin-Manuel Miranda's footsteps.


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Seeking Submissions for Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain

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The Ride Auditions - Singers, Dancers, Comedians & Improv

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Broadway League 2014-15 Demographics Show Record-Breaking Admission and Reflect LGBT Inclusivity

Their Favorite Things: Fiddler on the Roof's Alexandra Silber Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

London Cast Recording of American Psycho Due in March; Broadway Company Will Also Be Recorded

Wiz Live! Producers On Grease: Live, Bombshell, Hairspray and Remembering Whitney Houston

Broadway's Wicked to Celebrate Major Milestone

Stage Version of "Frozen" Will Arrive on Broadway in Spring 2018; Creative Team Named

Longtime Artistic Director of Drama League Resigns

John Rando Will Direct Staged Reading of New Musical The Sting

Chuck Cooper, LaChanze, Norm Lewis Star in Encores! Cabin in the Sky, Starting Tonight

David Henry Hwang Opera An American Soldier Will Debut in 2018

Ken Watanabe Undergoes Surgery; King and I Return Postponed

Last Chance: What's Closing This Week

Tracy Letts' Superior Donuts Being Adapted as CBS-TV Series

Broadway's Amazing Grace Sets Date for Cast Album Release; Tour Planned

Justin Guarini, Rachel Bay Jones, Michael Rupert, Sally Struthers Set for Reading of First Gentleman Musical

"Failure Makes You Grow," Says Adam Pascal as He Returns to the Nederlander Anew

Color Purple Leads Speak Out on the Show as a "Healing Experience"

In Honor of Black History Month, Author Stewart F. Lane Highlights His Favorite Leading Ladies

Cast Recording of Fiddler on the Roof Revival Will Feature Special Bonus Track

Hollywood Bowl Season Includes A Chorus Line, West Side Story and Shakespeare Tribute

All-Star Cast, Including Betty Buckley, Sutton Foster, Aaron Tveit, Will Sing Stephen Schwartz Tunes

Williamstown Season Includes Marisa Tomei in Rose Tattoo Plus Cyber-Bullying Musical, Poster Boy

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