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29 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Andrea Martin to Reprise Tony-Winning Role in PIPPIN National Tour at Hollywood Pantages this Fall

The producers of the 2013 Tony Award winning Best Revival of a Musical Pippin are thrilled to announce that Andrea Martin , who won 2013 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for creating the role of "Berthe" in the Broadway production, will reprise the role for the L.A. Premiere at the Hollywood Pantages.

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2 hrs ago | Weekender

PTPA presents outrageous 'The Producers' in Hazleton

Max Bialystock is surrounded by the wealthy older women he shamelessly seduces so they will back his productions.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in South Bend - Week of 7/27/2014

THE PRODUCERS South Bend Civic Theatre 7/11-8/7/2014 From the zany imagination of Mel Brooks comes the blockbuster musical that won a record 12 Tony awards.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 7/27/2014

DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR STARVING ARTIST STUDIOS 7/30-7/31/2014 Step into the enchanted world of Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 7/27/2014

SEUSSICAL UNION STREET PLAYERS 7/25-8/2/2014 Now one of the most performed shows in America, SEUSSICAL is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie, ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

She's Back in Just No Time at All! Andrea Martin Will Return to Tony...

The producers of the Tony Award winning Best Revival of a Musical PIPPIN just announced that Andrea Martin , who won 2013 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for creating the role of "Berthe" in the production, will return to the role for 24 performances only, Tuesday September 2nd through Sunday September 21st.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Andrea Martin, Denver, CO, Theater, Arts, Music!, Tony Awards

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Mick Jagger is the most wanted man at 'A Most Wanted Man' premiere

'O h my God. It's Mick Jagge r!" Real stars generate jaw-dropping awe. Sure, there can be frenzied paparazzi scenes, but the mark of a genuine legend is the great hush that falls and a literal parting of the waters That happened the other night at the after-party for the movie "A Most Wanted Man" at The Skylark in Manhattan.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Salem News

The Producers' coming to Salem Community Theatre

Mel Brooks' hit musical-comedy "The Producers" hits the Salem Community Theatre stage Aug. 1-10 with all of its outrageous characters and in-your-face comedy.

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Playbill

It's Only a Play, Starring Producers Co-Stars, Already Taking in Millions at the Box Office

The star-studded Broadway production of Tony Award winner Terrence McNally 's comedy It's Only A Play has taken in $5.5 million in sales prior to its Aug. 28 start date, according to the New York Post.

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Los Angeles Times

'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24

"Bullets Over Broadway," the first stage musical based on one of Woody Allen's movies, is a comedy about the difficulties of mounting a stage production in New York.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

New York Post

Broderick, Lane rule Broadway again with a Ita s Only a Playa

Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane , starring this fall in Terrence McNally 's "It's Only a Play," are still box office gold.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Nathan Lane: Straight actors can play gay roles

Lane, who is gay and has played both straight and gay characters, was asked the question at a TV critics' meeting Tuesday.

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ReporterHerald.com

Nathan Lane: Straight actors can play gay roles

Lane, who is gay and has played both straight and gay characters, was asked the question at a TV critics' meeting Tuesday.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Bullets Over Broadway Sets August Closing Date

The world premiere production of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY,written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film and directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman, will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, August 24 at the St. James Theatre .

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Casper - Week of 7/20/2014

THE PRODUCERS CASPER COLLEGE THEATRE DEPARTMENT 7/16-7/27/2014 Bialystock and Bloom! Those names should strike terror and hysteria in anyone familiar with Mel Brooks' classic cult comedy film.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Justin Greer Teaches Acting the Musical Moment at Usdan

Justin Greer , whose long list of Broadway credits includes Shrek the Musical, Seussical, Urban Cowboy, Annie, The Producers, Annie Get Your Gun and Anything Goes, has co-created, with Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts' Theater Dept.

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All About Jazz

Tony Kadleck Big Band: Around The Horn

Trumpeter Tony Kadleck is one of those musicians that nearly everybody has heard, regardless of whether they know it.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Photos: LSC-PA prepares a run of 'The Producers'

Max Bialystock, left, played by Clark Reed, accosts accountant Leo Bloom, played by Aaron Alford, in his apartment during a dress rehearsal for "The Producers' on Thursday night.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Roger Bart to Play 'Doc Brown' in Back to the Future Musical Workshop?

According to a Tweet by Baz Bamigboye, theatre columnist for the Daily Mail, there is a rumor floating around that Roger Bart will play 'Doc Brown' in the upcoming workshop of the new BACK TO THE FUTURE musical by Jamie Lloyd .

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Belleville News Democrat

Movie review: 'The Nance' is Nathan Lane at his finest

The supremely versatile Nathan Lane is alternately hilarious, as always, and dramatically heartbreaking, far darker than anything he has done before, in the Douglas Carter Beane comedy-drama "The Nance."

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