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Broadway Musicals - America's Greatest Original Artform

Broadway musicals have been a favorite of music- and theatre-lovers since the first musical, "Showboat," premiered on Broadway in 1927. Since then, the bankable business of the musical has kept Broadway thriving into the 21st century. From "The Sound of Music" to "Cats," and from "Rent" to "Wicked," there is something for everyone in the varied field of musical theatre on Broadway.

Broadway Shows Opening April 2013
Broadway Shows Opening April 2013

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 1997-1998 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 1997-1998 Season

REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast Recording
REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast Recording

Stephen Schwartz's Pippin ~ Broadway Revival 2013
Pippin by Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked

Broadway Shows Opening March 2013
Broadway Shows Opening March 2013

Pump Boys & Dinettes ~ 2013 Broadway Revival

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere

Hands on a Hardbody ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere

Manilow on Broadway ~ 2013 Broadway Limited Engagement
Barry Manilow returns to the Great White Way with a New Show of Old Favorites

Broadway Shows Closing January 2013
Broadway Shows Closing January 2013

Big Fish - Chicago World Premiere Production

Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013
Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013, The Shows Representing the Great White Way Across North America

Flashdance the Musical ~ 2013 First National Tour
Flashdance - the Musical ~ 2013 First National Tour

REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast Album Recording
REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast Album Recording

REVIEW: Hair - Broadway Revival Cast Album
Hair, the American Tribal Love-Rock Musical 2009 Broadway Revival Cast Album Recording

REVIEW: Priscilla Queen of the Desert - Original Broadway Cast Album
REVIEW: Priscilla Queen of the Desert - Original Broadway Cast Album

Review: Lysistrata Jones Original Broadway Cast Album Recording
Lysistrata Jones, Original Broadway Cast Album Recording

A Christmas Story the Musical - World Premiere Original Broadway Cast Album
A Christmas Story World Premiere Recording Cast Album

A Christmas Story, The Musical ~ 2012 Broadway Premiere Production
A Christmas Story, The Musical ~ 2012 Broadway Premiere Production

List of Broadway Shows Performing in Wake of Hurricane Sandy
List of Broadway Shows That Are Performing Today, Wednesday, October 31st

Review: Once the Musical Original Broadway Cast Album
Once the Musical Tony Award-winning Best Musical

Top 10 Broadway Cast Albums 2012
Top 10 Broadway Cast Albums 2012

Top 10 Broadway Shows Fall 2012
Top 10 Broadway Shows Fall 2012, Musicals and Plays Hitting the Boards of Broadway Fall 2012

Review: Jekyll & Hyde 2012 Concept Recording
Jekyll & Hyde 2012 Concept Recording

Review: 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' Cast Album starring Megan Hilty
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Encores! Production Cast Album

Review: Evita 2012 Broadway Revival Cast Album
Review: Evita 2012 Broadway Revival Cast Album

Rock of Ages ~ Broadway's Best Party
Rock of Ages ~ Broadway's Best Party, The Hit Mock-Musical Continues to Wow Audiences and Rock Music Fans Alike

Elf the Musical - 2012 Broadway Revival
Elf the Musical - 2012 Broadway Revival, The Holiday Favorite Returns to Broadway for a Limited Run

Jersey Boys ~ Broadway Production
Jersey Boys ~ Broadway Production

Matilda the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Matilda the Musical ~ 2012 Broadway Premiere

The Mystery of Edwin Drood ~ 2012 Broadway Revival
The Mystery of Edwin Drood ~ 2012 Broadway Revival

Stephen Sondheim's 'Assassins' ~ 2012 Revival
Stephen Sondheim's 'Assassins' ~ 2012 Revival

Review: NBC's SMASH ~ First Season, 2012
Review: NBC's SMASH ~ First Season, 2012

Motown: the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Motown: the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere

REVIEW: West Side Story ~ 2009 Broadway Revival
REVIEW: West Side Story ~ 2009 Broadway Revival

The Phantom of the Opera ~ Broadway's Longest Running Show
The Phantom of the Opera

Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper
Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper

Chaplin ~ Broadway Premiere in 2012
Chaplin, musical theatre, Broadway, 2012, premiere production, the Little Tramp, tony award winning creative team, Barrymore Theatre

Top 7 Broadway Shows for Kids 2012
Top 7 Broadway Shows for Kids 2012

Jekyll & Hyde the Musical
Jekyll & Hyde 2013 Broadway Revival

Memphis the Musical
Memphis the Musical, 2010 Tony Award winner for Best Musical

Bring It On the Musical on Broadway 2012
Bring It On the Musical on Broadway 2012

Rebecca the Musical
Rebecca the Musical, 2012 Broadway Production

Annie the Musical - 2012 Broadway Revival
Annie the Musical - 2012 Broadway Revival; Tony Award-winning Family-Friendly Best Musical Returns to Broadway.

Review: Bonnie & Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording
Review: Bonnie and Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording CD

Review: Follies 2011 Broadway Revival Cast Album
Follies 2011 Broadway Revival Cast Album

'On a Clear Day You Can See Forever,' 2011 Broadway Revival
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, 2011 Broadway Revival

2012 Tony Awards, Musicals
2012 Tony Awards, Musicals

Tony Awards and Other Awards for Excellence in Theatre
Tony Awards and Other Awards for Excellence in Broadway and Off-Broadway Theatre in New York City

Bonnie and Clyde on Broadway 2011
Bonnie and Clyde the New Musical by Frank Wildhorn

2012 Drama League Awards, Musicals
2012 Drama League Awards Honoring the Best in Musical Theatre, Plays, and Directing

2012 Outer Critics Circle Awards
The Outer Critics Circle (OCC) made up of writers and commentators covering New York theater for out-of-town newspapers, national publications, websites, and other media beyond Broadway.

2012 Drama Desk Awards, Musicals
The 57th Annual Drama Desk Awards committee has recognized the following productions, performers, and theatre artists for their work on Broadway and Off-Broadway during the 2011-2012 season.

Memphis - Tony Award-winning Broadway Musical
Memphis - Tony Award-winning Broadway Musical

Newsies the Musical
Newsies the Musical on Broadway 2012

Ghost the Musical
Ghost the Musical from the West End to Broadway 2012

Steven Spielberg's "Smash": Bringing Broadway to the Small Screen
Steven Spielberg's Smash: Broadway Musical Theatre on Television's Small Screen

Leap of Faith - A New Musical by Alan Menken and Glenn Slater
Leap of Faith A New Musical by Alan Menken and Glenn Slater on Broadway in 2012

Evita 2012 Broadway Revival
Evita 2012 Broadway Revival

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess 2012 Broadway Revival
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess 2012 Broadway Revival

Jesus Christ Superstar is Revived on Broadway in 2012
Jesus Christ Superstar

Once the Musical, the Academy Award-winning Film Becomes a Broadway Musical
Once the Musical, the Academy Award-winning Film Becomes a Broadway Musical

Review: Anything Goes 2011 New Broadway Cast Recording
Review Anything Goes New Broadway Cast Recording

Follies: The Greatest Musical Ever Created
The Broadway Production of Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim

Defunct Tony Awards
Defunct Tony Awards: Conductor, Musical Director, Stage Technician, and Special Theatrical Event

Tony Awards for Best Scenic Designer
Tony Awards for Best Scenic Designer

Broadway Schedule New Year's 2012
Broadway Schedule New Year's 2012

Tony Awards for the Best Revival of a Musical
Tony Awards for the Best Revival of a Musical

Tony Awards for Best Regional Theatre
Tony Awards for Best Regional Theatre

Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play
Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play

Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical
Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical

The Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
The Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

Tony Award for Best Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

Broadway Christmas Week 2011 Schedule
Broadway Christmas Week 2011 Schedule

Tony Award for Best Costume Designer
Tony Award for Best Costume Designer

Tony Awards for Lighting Designer
Tony Awards for Lighting Designer

Tony Awards for Best Director of a Musical
Tony Awards for Best Director

Tony Awards for Best Choreographer
Tony Awards for Best Choreographer

Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical

Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical

Broadway's Thanksgiving 2011 Schedules
Broadway Holiday 2011 Schedules

Review: Michael Feinstein - The Sinatra Project, Vol. II: The Good Life
Michael Feinstein The Sinatra Project, Vol. II: The Good Life

Tony Awards for Best Musical
Tony Awards for Best Musical

Tony Awards for Best Score
Tony Awards for Best Score

Broadway Theatres
Broadway Theatres

Review: The Book of Mormon Broadway Original Cast Album
Review: The Book of Mormon Broadway Original Cast Album

Top 10 Broadway Picks for November
Top 5 Picks in Broadway Related Books, CD's, and DVD for October

The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon, Broadway Musical

Anything Goes
Anything Goes 2011 Broadway Revival

Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars
Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars

2011 Broadway Cast Albums
2011 Broadway Cast Albums

Review: Stephen Schwartz's 'Seance on a Wet Afternoon'
Review: Stephen Schwartz's 'Seance on a Wet Afternoon'

2011 Tony Award Nominees
2011 Tony Award Nominees of the 65th Annual Tony Awards in the Musical Categories

2011 Drama Desk Awards List
2011 Drama Desk Awards

Review: Liza Dazzles (With a 'Z')
Liza Minnelli Live in Concert at the Beau Rivage Casino's Beau Rivage Theatre in Biloxi, Mississippi on the Mississippi Gulf Coast by Trish Causey

2011 Outer Circle Critics Awards
2011 Outer Circle Critics Awards

2011 Tony Nominations and Schedule
2011 Tony Awards Nominations, Tony Awards Schedule, Press Reception, Tony Nominees Luncheon

Top 5 Product Picks March 2011
Top 5 Product Picks for March 2011

Current Broadway Musicals and Plays
Current Broadway Musicals and Plays

Top 10 Broadway Revivals for 2011
Producers and audiences alike hope the 2011 season on Broadway will be a successful one, both artistically and financially. Big shows and big stars will trip the lights fantastic while triple-threats hit the boards and real pit musicians strike up the band. Big musicals and intimate plays are coming back to Broadway, meaning there really is...

Patti LuPone Is 'The Lady with the Torch'

'Evita' Reimagined in a Latin-Infused Broadway Revival for 2012
Evita on Broadway with Elena Roger and Ricky Martin, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Time Rice, Tony Awards, Broadway Revival 2012

Broadway Stars Abound at the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors
2010 Kennedy Center Honors

'Anything Goes' Broadway Revival starring Sutton Foster and Joel Grey
'Anything Goes' Broadway Revival starring Sutton Foster and Joel Grey

Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' Parades Itself Back to Broadway in 2011
Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' Broadway Revival for 2011

'How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying' starring Daniel Radcliffe
'How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying' starring Daniel Radcliffe

Top 5 Broadway Holiday Gifts 2010
Went to the Broadway show and already have the t-shirt? Then check out these incredible items that will thrill the thespian in your life this holiday season.

Gypsy of the Year
Gypsy of the Year

Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and Special Events
Tony Award Winners & Other Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and Special Events

Top 10 Broadway Shows Closing January 2011

If the sudden closings on Broadway are any indication, more fave shows may face the producers' axe in the coming months. Catch the following star-studded shows before they fade into memory in Janaury 2011.

Travel Options & Tickets
Learn How to Get Rich Broadway Theatre Experiences on the Cheap

Nominees and Winners TBA
2011 Tony Awards Nominees and Winners

Choosing Audition Material & Preparing for the Big Day
Helpful Tips on Preparing for Your Next Audition

Attire, Applause, & Autographs, Oh my!
Whether you are a local New Yorker or tourist, seeing a Broadway show is a beloved tradition with its own rituals and idiosyncrasies. You will fit right in once you know the inside scoop on what to wear and what to expect.

Review: ‘La Cage’ Smashes Previous Revivals on Broadway
The rousing Broadway revival of La Cage aux Folles starring Kelsey Grammer and Douglas Hodge will shatter your expectations of revivals -- and triple-threat drag queens.

Shows Staged on Broadway & Off-Broadway in New York
Shows, Plays, Musicals & Concerts Staged on Broadway & Off-Broadway in New York City

Top 5 Broadway Shows for Kids
Look no further for a family-friendly trip for a Broadway-bound vacation with the kids!

Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' Offers Kids a Treat to H…
Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' is a delight for parents and children alike.

Top Sites to Get Discount Broadway Tickets
Top Sites to Get Discount Broadway Tickets

Algonquin Hotel 'Promises, Promises' a Suite Stay
The New York landmark boutique hotel, The Algonquin, offers luxury accommodations including the newly named "Promises, Promises" suite.

Top 10 Broadway Musicals Opening 2012
Top 10 Broadway Musicals Opening 2012

Nice Work If You Can Get It - A New Musical of the Gershwins' Music
Nice Work If You Can Get It - A New Musical by the Gershwins Directed and Choreographed by Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall and starring Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick and Kelli O'Hara

Murder Ballad ~ Sexy Off-Broadway Musical Production
Murder Ballad ~ Steamy Off-Broadway Musical Production

First Date ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
First Date ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere

2013 Obie Award Winners
2013 Obie Award Winners - Honors for Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway Theatre by the Village Voice

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2010-2011 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2010-2011 Season

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2009-2010 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2009-2010 Season

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2008-2009 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2008-2009 Season

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2007-2008 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2007-2008 Season

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2006-2007 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 2006-2007 season

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2005-2006 Season
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the 2005-2006 Season

Review: Bonnie & Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording
Review: Bonnie and Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording CD

2013 Tony Awards - Musical Categories
2013 Tony Awards in the Musical Categories

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