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19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

New Kickstarter Established For West End the Scottsboro Boys

A new Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign has been established for the West End iteration of acclaimed historically-based Kander & Ebb musical THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS.

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Yesterday | Lake Country Sun

B'way season features Sting, Jackman and Peter Pan

The coming Broadway season has something for everyone - a musical by Sting, a magician-filled SUV, the incomparable Hugh Jackman, the equally regal Helen Mirren, a musical set in a funeral parlor and not one, but two Gyllenhaals.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

USA Today

Lane, Broderick back on Broadway in starry fall season

Lane, Broderick back on Broadway in starry fall season Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick hit the stage this season in Broadway's 'It's Only a Play.'

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Advocate

First Look: 'It's Only a Play' Cast Reenacts Ellen's Oscar Selfie

The star-studded cast of the backstage comedy - F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and Micah Stock - was inspired by the star-studded selfie that host Ellen DeGeneres famously shared on Twitter in February during the Academy Awards Directed by out Tony winner Jack O'Brien , It's Only ... (more)

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Flashback: Bullets Over Broadway Closes on the Great White Way

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 today, August 24 at the St. James Theatre.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Young Frankenstein to Open 9/12 at Lakewood Theatre Company

IT'S ALIVE! From Mel B rooks and the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers comes the new monster musical comedy Young Frankenstein, opening September 12 at Lakewood Theatre Company.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: First Look at Brent Barrett, Alan Mingo Jr., Kevin Cooney ...

The hilarious musical La Cage aux Folles, featuring the bawdy humor of Harvey Fierstein and the melodic genius of Jerry Herman , is the final show in the 2014 Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 64th season for the venerable Sacramento institution.

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Business Journal

Ed Goldman: Too many logos are like too many opening credits at the movies

Columnist Ed Goldman notes that the trend today is to identify every single business entity that went into a movie's creation, and show every logo.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Doma Theatre Company's Young Frankenstein to Run 9/26-11/16

It's alive! DOMA Theatre Company is back with yet another Broadway smash hit musical.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Bullets Over Broadway Enters Final Week of Performances

There are only seven more opportunities to catch 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 - during its final week on Broadway.

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VIDEO: Nathan Lane on 'Birdcage' Co-Star Robin Williams:...

On Tuesday, Broadway's Nathan Lane sat down with CBS 2's Dana Tyler at Joe Allen restaurant in Midtown, New York and spoke about what it was like to work with the comedic genius that was Robin Williams.

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Playbill

Photo Call: Starry Cast of It's Only a Play, With Nathan Lane,...

Tickets are now on sale for the added week, and It's Only a Play will play a limited 18-week engagement at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre with an opening night set for Oct. 9. In It's Only a Play , according to producers, "it's opening night of Peter Austin's new play as he anxiously awaits to see if his show is a hit.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: First Look at Brent Barrett, Alan Mingo Jr., Kevin...

The hilarious musical La Cage aux Folles, featuring the bawdy humor of Harvey Fierstein and the melodic genius of Jerry Herman , is the final show in the 2014 Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 64th season for the venerable Sacramento institution.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Rock102online.com

Stellar 'It's Only a Play' cast welcomes Rupert Gr...

British actor Rupert Grint, best known as wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film franchise, makes his Broadway debut as a young, wunderkind director alongside a stellar ensemble cast in the show business comedy, "It's Only a Play."

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Reuters

Stellar 'It's Only a Play' cast welcomes Rupert Grint to Broadway

British actor Rupert Grint, best known as wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film franchise, makes his Broadway debut as a young, wunderkind director alongside a stellar ensemble cast in the show business comedy, "It's Only a Play."

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BroadwayWorld.com

Andrea Martin to Discuss New Memoir Alongside Nathan Lane at 92Y

Join award winning actress Andrea Martin as she discusses her new memoir, Andrea Martin 's Lady Parts with good friend Nathan Lane - a not-to-be missed conversation on the triumphs and challenges, both professional and personal of a lifetime in show business, including lots of laugher along the way.

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Deadline

Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick Push 'It's Only A Play' To An $8M Broadway Opening

EXCLUSIVE: Terrence McNally's onstage, backstage, offstage comedy It's Only A Play will begin performances September 28 on Broadway with about $8 million in the bank, producer Tom Kirdahy told Deadline today.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Orfeh and Andy Karl Tribute Rocky in New Song

Rocky star Andy Karl and his wife Orfeh just released a new mash-up song called "No Time for Pain " with a photographic flashback on the run of Rocky, which just closed on Broadway.

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Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Brent Barrett, Alan Mingo Jr. and More in...

The hilarious musical La Cage aux Folles, featuring the bawdy humor of Harvey Fierstein and the melodic genius of Jerry Herman , is the final show in the 2014 Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 64th season for the venerable Sacramento institution.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Flashback: ROCKY Pulls Its Final Punches on Broadway Today

Broadway's new ROCKY musical plays its final performance at the Winter Garden Theatre today, August 17th, after 28 previews and 188 regular performances.

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