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Daniel Radcliffe Headlines Drama Desk Nominee Fete

The Drama Desk kicked off the 2010-2011 New York theater awards season with a cocktail reception at the Bombay Palace Restaurant in honor of such nominees as Daniel Radcliffe, Jim Parsons, Christopher Sieber and Colin Quinn among others.

 

Jonathan Tolins Hits a High Note With Opera Spoof, The Forgotten Woman

Jonathan Tolins Hits a High Note With Opera Spoof, The Forgotten Woman

Jonathan Tolins uses one of the characters in his cleverly insightful and brilliantly funny new play, The Forgotten Woman, to prove a point--lovers of... Read More
Jennifer Hudson Bittersweet Finale in Color Purple on Broadway (Pics!)

Jennifer Hudson Bittersweet Finale in Color Purple on Broadway (Pics!)

Jennifer Hudson ended her six-month run as lead actress in Broadway's ever popular The Color Purple with a bittersweet fan sendoff last night outside ... Read More
August Darnell's Cherchez La Femme an Explosion of Disco, Calypso

August Darnell's Cherchez La Femme an Explosion of Disco, Calypso

August Darnell personified '80s pop culture, as larger-than-life Calypso bon vivant “Kid Creole,” leader of the band Kid Creole & The Coconuts. The 19... Read More
Cirque du Soleil to Challenge Biggest Shows for Broadway Supremacy

Cirque du Soleil to Challenge Biggest Shows for Broadway Supremacy

Cirque du Soleil, the famed Canadian avante garde circus, is about to set up its tent poles for the first time on Broadway. The spectacular show will ... Read More
Aaron Sorkin Putting His Spin on 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' for Broadway

Aaron Sorkin Putting His Spin on 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' for Broadway

Aaron Sorkin, a writer and producer whose works include "A Few Good Men" and hit TV show "West Wing," is putting his own spin on "To Kill a Mockingbir... Read More
Van Dean Keeps Artistry of Musicals Alive at Label, Broadway Records

Van Dean Keeps Artistry of Musicals Alive at Label, Broadway Records

Van Dean of Broadway Records has made an indelible mark on Broadway over the past four years by steadily releasing some of the best cast albums. He's ... Read More
Jessica Lange Revisits O'Neill's Long Day's Journey Into Night on Broadway

Jessica Lange Revisits O'Neill's Long Day's Journey Into Night on Broadway

Jessica Lange, best known for her movie roles in 1983's "Tootsie" and 1994's "Blue Sky," both of which earned her Oscars, is slated to appear in a rev... Read More
Beth Malone Takes the Lead in First Broadway Musical About a Lesbian

Beth Malone Takes the Lead in First Broadway Musical About a Lesbian

Beth Malone, Emily Skeggs and Sydney Lucas will make history when they debut in a new Broadway musical featuring the first openly lesbian woman as the... Read More
Vanessa Hudgens Exuberant in Gigi Sneak Peek on ABC's GMA (watch!)

Vanessa Hudgens Exuberant in Gigi Sneak Peek on ABC's GMA (watch!)

Vanessa Hudgens previewed her upcoming role in the Broadway revival of iconic musical Gigi in a role once played by acting legend Audrey Hepburn. The ... Read More
Larry David's New Comedy Curbs the Enthusiasm of Broadway Critics

Larry David's New Comedy Curbs the Enthusiasm of Broadway Critics

Larry David's new play Fish in the Dark has gone from the hottest ticket on Broadway to cold fish in the eyes of Broadway critics. Reviews have been l... Read More
Bruce Willis, an Oldie But a Newbie to Broadway, To Debut in New Play

Bruce Willis, an Oldie But a Newbie to Broadway, To Debut in New Play

Bruce Willis is an oldie, but a newbie when it comes to Broadway. At 59, he's making his stage debut in an new adaptation of Stephen King's 1987 book ... Read More
Larry David Comedy Buoys Broadway With Record Ticket Pre-Sales (video)

Larry David Comedy Buoys Broadway With Record Ticket Pre-Sales (video)

Larry David is giving Broadway a shot in the arm after his new play Fish in the Dark--sight unseen--racked up $13.5 million in ticket pre-sales ahead ... Read More
Sting's Last Ship Swept to Sea as Hard Winter Takes a Toll on Broadway

Sting's Last Ship Swept to Sea as Hard Winter Takes a Toll on Broadway

Sting's childhood memoir turned Broadway musical The Last Ship will close on Jan 24, despite heroic efforts by the iconic singer himself, who jumped o... Read More
Emma Stone Brings Intensity, Sexual Energy to Sally Bowles in 'Cabaret'

Emma Stone Brings Intensity, Sexual Energy to Sally Bowles in 'Cabaret'

Emma Stone radiates on-screen chemistry in the movies; so it's hard to expect anything less on Broadway, where she's currently playing Sally Bowles, t... Read More
Hugh Jackman, Bradley Cooper Battle for Broadway Holiday Supremacy

Hugh Jackman, Bradley Cooper Battle for Broadway Holiday Supremacy

Hugh Jackman and Bradley Cooper, who are starring in The River and The Elephant Man, respectively, helped power Broadway to record ticket sales over t... Read More
Mike Nichols' Career To Be Honored on Broadway With Dimming of Lights

Mike Nichols' Career To Be Honored on Broadway With Dimming of Lights

Mike Nicols will received the ultimate honor on Broadway. New York City's famed theater district will dim its storied lights on Friday Nov. 21, to sal... Read More

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