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  1. Sister Act National Tour Comes to the State Theatre TonightRead the original story

    6 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Coming direct from Broadway, Sister Act is the feel-amazing musical comedy smash that the New York Post calls "RIDICULOUSLY FUN," and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement! The Broadway hit comes to the State Theatre in Easton tonight, January 30th. Show time is 7:30 PM.

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  2. 5th Floor Theatre Brings from the Ground Up to 54 Below TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    How did some of Broadway's high-flying actors get their start in New York City? They worked From the Ground Up - and with 5th Floor Theatre. Join the 5th Floor team and their Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni for an evening celebrating this underground not-for-profit theatre company at New York City's most celebrated underground nightclub.

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  3. Chicago the musical now playing at the Majestic TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... series of sensationalized headlines. Excitement was high as the lights went down and the first jazz notes filled the theater for "All That Jazz." As expected "Cell Block Tango" was a crowd pleaser but the cheers were louder when John O'Hurley came ...

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  4. Weekend best bets: Super Bowl parties, Burt Bacharach and Drag RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Seattle Seahawks' Jermaine Kearse celebrates after catching the game-winning touchdown during overtime of the NFC Championship game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-22 to advance to Super Bowl XLIX.

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  5. Joule Hotel Dallas: An Artsy Weekend in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 7x7

    In addition to holding four to five events per day, from beginner tai chi to a Thursday concert series, the award-winning Klyde Warren Park is also home to Savor, a fancy gastropub known for its lobster puffs. Dallas has evolved from its yee-hawing, barbecue sauce-slathered past into a modern-day cultural hub with international cred.

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  6. Marni Raab and John Cudia to Bring Broadway to Sioux Falls with the SDSO, 2/7Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra is bringing the magic of Broadway to Sioux Falls in February! In their upcoming concerts of The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber , Stephen Sondheim , and More!, they will host an array of music from hit Broadway productions, such as The Phantom of the Opera, LES MISERABLES, Cats, and many more. Joining the SDSO for these performances are current Broadway stars Marni Raab and John Cudia .

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  7. Salman Rushdie to deliver lecture on human rights at EmoryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Emory University says author Salman Rushdie plans to deliver a public lecture on human rights during a visit to the school.

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  8. 'Mutant Olive,' one actor's audition -- and life storyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Writer-performer Mitch Hara's entertaining albeit idiosyncratic solo show at the Lounge Theatre puts an entirely personal spin on toxic family relationships, growing up flamboyant and the jagged ways to recovery. It takes the form of an audition for "Death of a Salesman," to which Hara arrives with the house lights still up, raging into his cellphone from the lobby.

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  9. Angela Lansbury-Led Blithe Spirit Becomes Best-Selling Play Revival at the Ahmanson in Over 25 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following sold-out engagements on Broadway and in London's West End, television legend, Oscar recipient and five-time Tony Award-winner Angela Lansbury enjoyed continued success with Nol Coward 's smash-hit comedic play "Blithe Spirit" in its Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre engagement. Lansbury returned to the Los Angeles stage for the first time in over 30 years, and L.A. audiences had clearly been waiting, making "Blithe Spirit" the best-selling play revival at the Ahmanson Theatre in more than 25 years - a title previously held by "The Trip to Bountiful," which immediately preceded "Blithe Spirit" in the 2014-2015 season at the Ahmanson.

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  10. Photos! New Chicago Convicts Jennifer Nettles & Carly Hughes Perform...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Broadway

    Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles and Broadway alum Carly Hughes are getting ready to rouge their knees and pull their stockings down in Broadway's Chicago , beginning February 2 at the Ambassador Theatre. Click for a sneak peek of the stars in rehearsal!

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

    4 hrs ago | 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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  12. Video! New Killer Chicago Duo Jennifer Nettles & Carly Hughes in RehearsalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Broadway

    Grammy winner Jennifer Nettes and Carly Hughes are gearing up to play Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly (respectively) in Broadway's Chicago . Check out the pair as they sing and dance in this sneak peek.

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  13. BWW Reviews: Josh Canfield and Reed Kelly Charm with from Broadway to SurvivorRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Winter Storm Juno almost put a stop to Josh Canfield and Reed Kelly 's 54 BELOW concerts this week, but these Broadway boyfriends and competitors from CBS's "Blood versus Water" themed Survivor: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua were not fazed. For Canfield and Kelly's From Broadway to Survivor cabaret, the charming couple shared with audiences their New York experiences, love story, and their vibrant talents.

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  14. Broadway stars to take North Bergen stage for Valentine's benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NJ.com

    North Bergen students are hosting a benefit concert, "Broadway Love" on Monday to raise money to attend a festival in August. NORTH BERGEN - Broadway stars will take the stage on Monday to help High Tech High School students go to Scotland this summer.

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  15. The cast of One Man, Two Guvnors pulls out all the stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    By Richard Bean. Music and songs by Grant Olding. Directed by David Mackay. An Arts Club production.

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  16. Jamming with the stars in 'Million Dollar Quartet'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... He would, in turn, assist the FFA by directing the chorus and performing at state and national conventions. But the theater bug began to nibble two years earlier. He explained, "During my sophomore year at Oklahoma State, I began playing piano for ...

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  17. Disney's Beauty and the Beast Int'l Tour Asian Kickoff Extends AnewRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... AND THE BEAST features its recent U.S. Tour stars Darick Pead as the Beast and Hilary Maiberger as Belle. Pead's theater credits include Dr. Teves in "Elephant Man," Freddy Benson in "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," Aldolpho in "The Drowsy Chaperone," The ...

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  18. Jim Parsons to play God in Broadway's 'An Act of God'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... helmed "Wicked" and "Other Desert Cities," will direct the show, which begins performances May 5 at the Studio 54 theater. Parsons, who won four Emmys for "The Big Bang Theory," has Broadway credits that include the comic "Harvey" and the ...

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  19. Jim Parsons of 'Big Bang Theory' to Star in 'An Act of God' on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... telling the real story of the Six Days of Creation through the star of "The Big Bang Theory." Plus, he's funny. The theater was also chosen for ironic reasons, as Studio 54 - up to this point - has been the single most God-less place in the ...

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  20. Photo Call: Chicago's Newest Merry Murderesses Jennifer Nettles ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Playbill

    Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Jennifer Nettles will make her Main Stem debut in the Tony Award-winning revival of Chicago , which recently became Broadway's second longest-running show, on Feb. 2. Also joining the cast that night will be Carly Hughes in the role of Velma. The cast offered a sneak peek for the press today! The revival of John Kander and Fred Ebb 's Chicago began life as one of the three annual Encores! presentations offered by City Center.

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