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  1. BWW TV: Newsies Tour Makes a Stop at la's Pantages TheatreRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from Broadway comes NEWSIES, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography, NEWSIES has audiences and critics alike calling it "A MUSICAL WORTH SINGING ABOUT!" (The New ...

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  2. King's Ridge to perform - Mary Poppins'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | John's Creek Herald

    Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's "Mary Poppins" delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Now the students of King's Ridge Christian School will offer three performances April 23, 24 and 25 all at 7 p.m. at the student center.

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  3. Video: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Broadway's on the Twentieth Century on 'Today'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , Charles Mac Arthur & Bruce Millholland. ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY premiered on Broadway in 1978, and won five TONY AWARDS including Best Original Score and Best Book of a Musical. It's nonstop laughs aboard the Twentieth Century, a luxury coach ...

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  4. NBC To Remake "The Wiz" As Live Television MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AllHipHop.com

    ... original The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical "Wonderful Wizard of Oz" opened on Broadway in 1975. The play won seven Tony Awards including Best Musical. The film adaptation of The Wiz was released in 1978. It featured an all-star cast including Diana ...

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  5. ANNIE National Tour Comes to the Orpheum Theatre TonightRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... book by Thomas Meehan , music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin . All three authors received 1977 Tony Awards for their work. Choreography is by Liza Gennaro , who will incorporate selections from her father Peter Gennaro 's 1977 Tony ...

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  6. Disney's the Lion King Roars Into Cincinnati TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that of any film, Broadway show or other entertainment title in box office history. THE LION KING won six 1998 Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Scenic Design ( Richard Hudson ), Best Costume Design ( Julie Taymor ), Best Lighting Design ( Donald ...

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  7. Mary Poppins Flies Over the Rooftops of Summerlin Library & Performing Arts Center, Now thru 4/25Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical. Shows will be at 7:30 p.m. nightly except Sundays and Mondays along with three Saturday matinees at ...

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  8. Reminder: Nominations for Tony Awards' Excellence in Theatre Education Award Due TodayRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University are looking for the teachers who create the next generation of theatre artists. These are dedicated professionals who discover talented students, nurture them, inspire them, and set them off on a lifelong journey as theatre supporters and professionals.

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  9. La Cage aux Folles opens this Friday at the Woodlawn TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... The Woodlawn Theatre's Artistic Director Greg Hinojosa plays ZaZa. La Cage aux Folles is the winner of three Tony Awards including for the award for Best Musical Revival. It is appropriate for ages 10 and up but contains adult themes and language so ...

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  10. NBC and Cirque du Soleil team up for 'The Wiz' liv...Read the original story

    Monday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... and multicultural spin, the network said. The original 1975 Broadway production of "The Wiz" won seven Tony Awards, including best musical, and featured music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls. It was made into a film in 1978 starring Michael Jackson and ...

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  11. Neil Patrick Harris Congratulates Hedwig & the Angry Inch On 1 Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Really Trying ) returns to Broadway for a 12-week engagement." Of note, HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH took home 4 2014 Tony Awards, including Best Revival Of A Musical, Best Actor In A Musical ( Neil Patrick Harris ), Best Featured Actress In A Musical ( ...

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  12. the Book of Mormon, Bullets Over Broadway & More Set for Van Wezel's 2015-16 Broadway SeasonRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Coming off a record-setting year, the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall's 2015-2016 Broadway Season continues to bring some of the most sought-after Broadway shows, as well as classic musicals that continue to excite and inspire generation after generation. From the creators of "South Park" and winner of nine Tony Awards, THE BOOK OF MORMON will play a limited 1 week engagement Feb. 9 thru Feb. 14. The New York Times calls it "the best musical of this century" and Entertainment Weekly says it's "the funniest musical of all time."

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  13. at Pro (Act Too Pro) to Present Mary PoppinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical. The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young ...

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  14. The Screening Room: Bonnie Franklin Rocks Applause, 45 Years Ago TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Playbill

    Forty-five years ago today Applause , the musical adaptation of the backstage film classic All About Eve, opened on Broadway. With music by Charles Strouse , midway in his career between Bye Bye Birdie and Annie , lyrics by Lee Adams and a book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green , Applause ran 896 performances and won four 1970 Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Leading Actress in a Musical for its star, Lauren Bacall .

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  15. Sweeney Todd, with Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson, Begins Tonight at the London ColiseumRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in March 1979, directed by Harold Prince and starring Len Cariou and Angela Lansbury . The show received eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical and Best Original Score, as well as eleven Drama Desk Awards and the Drama ...

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  16. State College Fourth Grader Cast in Touring Broadway Production of 'Camelot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GantDaily.com

    ... Arthur, Guenevere and Sir Lancelot. Broadway's sweeping tale of passion, pageantry and betrayal-winner for four Tony Awards-has never been more enthralling than in this new production. Intimate and fresh, the celebrated "Camelot" score includes "If ...

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  17. Musical 'Kinky Boots' comes to Cleveland's Playhouse SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Aurora Advocate

    "Kinky Boots," the musical that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper , opens at Playhouse Square April 7 through 19. The musical took home six 2013 Tony Awards, the most of any show in the season, including Best Musical, Best Score , Best Choreography , Best Orchestrations and Best Sound Design . The show also received the Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Broadway.com Awards for Best Musical and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Album, along with many other accolades.

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  18. Last showing: Pippin at Artis - NaplesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Gulfshore Life

    Pippin is Broadway's high-flying, death-defying hit musical! Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, Pippin will lift you up and leave you smiling. This unforgettable new production is the winner of four 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival.

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  19. Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | EParis Extra

    First, on April 7th and 8th at 6:30pm are auditions for Damn Yankees. Based on the novel The Year The Yankees Lost The Pennant by Douglass Wallop, Damn Yankees the Broadway mega-hit and winner of 7 TONY Awards including Best Musical hits it out of the park! The winning score by Adler and Ross and a devilish book by George Abbot have made this sporty musical comedy a true American classic that is great for the whole family.

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  20. The Pillowman at 11 Minutes TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | North Denver News

    ... for Best New Play, the New York Drama's Critic Award for Best Foreign Play and nominated for Best Play at the Tony Awards. 11 Minutes is proud to present a production of "The Pillowman" that is deliciously different from those in the last few years ...

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