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  1. Stephen Schwartz and Original Cast of Children of Eden to Perform at 54 Below This SpringRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Children of Eden is one of the world's most performed musicals despite its never having been on Broadway. The story and score are among the most beloved of all time.

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  2. Christian Rocker: I'm Now an AtheistRead the original story

    Friday | Drudge Retort

    The co-founder and former guitarist of the Christian rock band The Newsboys has renounced his Christian faith and is calling members of the current version of the band hypocrites. George Perdikis, who founded the chart-topping band in 1985 with his friend Peter Furler, wrote an op-ed on Wednesday published by the website Patheos explaining how he transformed from a guitarist in one of the most popular Christian rock bands of all-time to a cosmology-enthused atheist.

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  3. 'PIPPIN' Soars at The Wharton CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WILX-TV Lansing

    PIPPIN is currently showing at The Wharton Center for limited run. The original Broadway production opened in 1972.

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  4. Christian rock band Third Day bringing Soul on Fire Tour to BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    Christian rock band Third Day on April 24 will headline Lehigh University's Stabler Arena in Bethlehem as part of their Soul on Fire Tour 2015, according to a news release. Tickets cost $22.75-$76.50 and go on sale Feb. 2 through lehightickets.com , by calling 866-734-6204 and at the Stabler Arena box office, 124 Goodman Drive.

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  5. Idina Menzel to Star in Half-Hour TV Comedy Happy Time from Ellen DeGeneresRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Deadline reports that star of stage and screen, Idina Menzel is set to star in a half-hour comedy pilot produced by Ellen Degeneres titled HAPPY TIME. Written by 'Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return's Randi Barnes, the show is described as "a comedy about a woman in the public eye who's ready to stop pretending she's so damned happy all the time."

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  6. Hula hoops, acrobats and teeny leather shorts: Broadway's 'Pippin' revival heads to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cleveland.com

    Young Prince Pippin, son of medieval ruler Charles the Great, has what shrinks centuries later will dub an identity crisis. On a quest to give his life meaning, he samples all the world has to offer.

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  7. Clarksville's Rivers and Spires announces Legendary Ronnie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Clarksville Online

    The Rivers And Spires Festival, brought to you by Coors Light and Agero, is pleased to announce Grammy award-winning and multi-platinum selling country music superstar, Ronnie Milsap, will take the Public Square Stage on Friday, April 17th. The concert is free and open to the public.

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  8. Photo Coverage: Will Friedwald Presents Mabel Mercer, Bobby Short, Polly Bergen & More at Clip JointRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Last night Cabaret aficionados gathered at "Clip Joint" to see and hear rare footage of performances by Mabel Mercer , Bobby Short , Polly Bergen , Edith Piaf , Blossom Dearie , and many others. Will Friedwald 's "Clip Joint" is a unique music video presentation, designed for the comparatively intimate space of a bar or a nightclub.

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  9. Michael Arden Will Be The Hunchback of Notre Dame at Paper Mill, Patrick Page and Ciara Rene ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Playbill

    The leads of the La Jolla Playhouse production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame will reprise their roles at the Paper Mill Playhouse , where the musical will begin performances March 4. Inspired by Victor Hugo 's novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame features a book by Peter Parnell , music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz . The musical is billed as a "dramatic retelling of the famous love story on a grand scale, with a lush, emotionally rich score.

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  10. VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks Singing Super Bowl National Anthem: 'This Is a Big Gig'Read the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tony winner and Broadway superstar Idina Menzel will perform the National Anthem and John Legend will sing "America The Beautiful" as part of SUPER BOWL XLIX pregame festivities at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona on Sunday, February 1. The performances will be televised live on NBC prior to kickoff. This morning, the talented star spoke to TODAY 's Savannah Guthrie about her upcoming performance before an audience of 110 million people, and revealed that her dad may be more nervous than she is! Watch the appearance below! "He's a big sports fan," she shared.

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  11. Ronnie Milsap to headline Rivers & Spires FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    Milsap has a string of hits to his credit, including "Smoky Mountain Rain," " No Gettin' Over Me," "I Wouldn't Have Missed It for the World," "Any Day Now" and "Stranger in My House." He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2014.

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  12. Stage Tube: On This Day for 1/30/15- Norbert Leo ButzRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Happy Birthday Norbert Leo Butz ! Butz made his Broadway debut as Adam Pascal 's replacement as Roger Davis in Rent in 1996. Additional Broadway credits include Thou Shalt Not , for which he received a Tony Award nomination; Wicked and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels for which he received the Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical, a Drama League Award, and an Outer Critics Circle Award.

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  13. The Hunchback of Notre Dame at Paper Mill PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Paper Mill Playhouse is proud to announce casting for the United States premiere production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Inspired by the classic Victor Hugo novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame has a book by Peter Parnell, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.

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  14. Jars Of Clay: If I Left The Zoo [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: Nov 9, 1999 Genre: Alternative Rock, Folk Rock Label: Essential Records Number Of Tracks: 11 Jars Of Clay truly delivers with their third studio album. The album compares well to others of its time for the most part.

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  15. Tony Winner Billy Porter Performs This Weekend at Feinstein's at the NikkoRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are honored to welcome Tony and Grammy Award-winning singer, composer, actor, playwright and director Billy Porter to Feinstein's at the Nikko for three performances only - tonight, January 30 ; Saturday, January 31 and Sunday, February 1 . Porter will perform songs from his new critically acclaimed album, "Billy's Back on Broadway," as well some of his other favorites! Tickets for Billy Porter range in price from $45-$60 and are available now by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com .

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  16. Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn announces cast and creative team for The Hunchback of Notre DameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn had announced casting for the United States premiere production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Inspired by the classic Victor Hugo novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame has a book by Peter Parnell, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.

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  17. Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Hunchback CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    The play, inspired by the classic novel by Victor Hugo, has a book by Peter Parnell, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. The production is directed by Scott Schwartz and choreographed by Chase Brock.

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  18. Sebastian Bach Flies Into Twitter Rage, Threatens Michael SweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Something tells us Sebastian Bach won't be sharing any festival bills with Stryper and Sweet & Lynch singer Michael Sweet anytime soon. Sleaze Roxx reports that Bach recently threatened Sweet in a tweet, warning him, "Shut your mouth.

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  19. Michael Arden, Ciara Renee & More to Reprise Performances in Paper...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Broadway

    Complete casting is now set for the Paper Mill Playhouse production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame . Michael Arden, Patrick Page, Ciara Rene and more will reprise their performance from last year's run at California's La Jolla Playhouse.

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  20. Tony Winner Karen Olivo to Perform in Spring Concert at George Street PlayhouseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    George Street Playhouse is proud to announce that Karen Olivo , winner of the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Anita in the 2009 Broadway revival of West Side Story, will perform on the theatre's mainstage in a special event on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at 8 p.m. The one-night-only performance provides a rare opportunity for fans to see Ms. Olivo perform live in concert.

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