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Disney's Newest Princess Finds Her Voice; New Film Features Music by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Disney's newest princess, Moana — who will be featured in the animated film of the same name — has found her voice in 14-year-old Mililani, HI, native Auli'i Cravalho. Cravalho was discovered while singing at a charity event in Oahu.


Westboro Baptist Church Pickets Kristin Chenoweth Concert
The controversial Westboro Baptist Church protested the Oct. 2 Manhattan, KS, concert of Tony Award-winning Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth, sharing photos via their Twitter account as it took place.

Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth

U.K. Rocky Horror Revival Will Screen on BBC America
The recent London stage production of The Rocky Horror Show has set an American screening date on BBC America to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the show's cult film version.


Good to Be King: Andrew Rannells Joining Hamilton as George III
Andrew Rannells, a Tony nominee for creating the co-lead role of Elder Price in the hit The Book of Mormon, is returning to Broadway as King George III in this year's smash, Hamilton.

Andrew Rannells
Andrew Rannells

Skylar Astin Will Be Tony in New York West Side Story in March
Skylar Astin is among the stars of the upcoming production West Side Story, which will be presented at the Knockdown Center, a restored 50,000-square-foot factory located Queens.

Skylar Astin
Skylar Astin

Ramin Karimloo Sings Teary-Eyed "Bring Him Home" at Emotional Farewell to Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Friends and cast members from Les Miserables gathered to the celebrate the life of late actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste. It was an evening filled with both tears and laughter as his friends and colleagues shared personal stories and performed some of his favorite songs.

Ramin Karimloo
Ramin Karimloo Photo by Matthew Murphy

Lin-Manuel Miranda Hopes to Film Broadway's Hamilton With Current Cast
Is a film of Broadway's Hamilton in the works?

<i>Hamilton</i> opened August 6, 2015
Hamilton opened August 6, 2015 Photo by Joan Marcus

Exclusive: Judy Garland Musical to Follow the Yellow-Brick Road to Broadway
Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, a new musical about the early life of beloved film star Judy Garland, is aiming to transfer to Broadway in 2017.

Judy Garland in "The Wizard of Oz"
Judy Garland in "The Wizard of Oz"

Original Dorothy Poses With New Dorothy from Rehearsal of NBC's Star-Studded The Wiz
The Wiz is coming! Go inside the rehearsal room with these pics!


Fun Home's Sydney Lucas Will Star in The Secret Garden at Lincoln Center
Acclaimed Fun Home Tony Award nominee Sydney Lucas will star as Mary Lennox in a concert presentation of the Lucy Simon-Marsha Norman musical The Secret Garden in February 2016 at David Geffen Hall.

Sydney Lucas
Sydney Lucas Photo by Monica Simoes
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