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Etiquette for a Broadway Show
For New Yorkers and tourists alike, seeing a Broadway show has its own rituals and requirements. Tips on attire, applause, minimum age of theatergoers, etc.
The Best Musicals for Halloween...Don't Exist
Why are there no good scary musicals?
Review - The Last Ship with Music and Lyrics by...
Does Sting's Broadway bow hold water?
10 Musicals That Changed Broadway
From Showboat to The Producers, Broadway was never the same after these shows
5 Tips for Attending a Broadway Show
Things to know to help you enjoy your night at the theater.
Top 5 Must See Broadway Musicals
When time is short in New York, these are the shows to see
5 Best Family-Friendly Broadway Shows
Look no further for a family-friendly trip for a Broadway-bound vacation with the kids!
Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey...
Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper
5 Best Broadway Plays
It’s a great year for Broadway plays. Here are 5 to see.
7 Unlikely Stars of Broadway Musicals
Anyone can star in a Broadway musical, right? Right?
raked stage
: A "raked stage" is a theatre stage floor angled from the edge of the stage, near the audience, up toward
Where to Find Discounts for Broadway Shows Online
Where to Find Discounts for Broadway Shows Online
10 Musicals That Changed Broadway
Milestone shows that altered the course of musical theater - for better or worse
Disney’s Musicals on Broadway
Musicals continue Disney magic on stage
Musical Theater Terms You Probably Don't Know
Think you know a lot about musicals? Try these terms on for size
Before You Buy Discount Broadway Tickets
Buying online before you sojourn to the Big Apple can save you hundreds of dollars, or even a couple thousand dollars if you have a family of four.
Discount Tickets Online
Find e-bargains to Broadway and off-Broadway shows.
Audition Tips for the New Performer in Plays or...
Helpful tips on what audition and callback pieces to learn, what to wear, what to bring with you and how to follow up after your audition.
Insider Secrets of the TKTS Booth
How to use TKTS - The discount ticket booth for Broadway and Off-Broadway shows
Flashdance the Musical ~ 2013 First National Tour
Flashdance - the Musical ~ 2013 First National Tour
Theater Etiquette 101 - 2014 Edition
Theater Etiquette 101: A not-so-polite guide to polite theater behavior
Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' Offers...
Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' is a delight for parents and children alike.
What to See on Broadway Now - Summer 2014
What to See on Broadway Now - a highly opinionated guide - Summer 2014
Review - The Phantom of the Opera with Norm...
Review - The Phantom of the Opera with Norm Lewis and Sierra Boggess
Memory and the Actor's Mind
Experts on how actors memorize lines and help to do it better
5 Classic Broadway Song Types
Great theater songs often fall into classic categories
5 Myths About Musicals
Setting the record straight about musical-theater misconceptions
Why Do Broadway Shows Close?
Nothing lasts forever, especially on Broadway
barndoors
: The term barndoors refers to the four metal flaps attached to a theatrical light unit in order to focus
Broadway on a Budget
Learn How to Get Rich Broadway Theatre Experiences on the Cheap
Broadway? Off-Broadway? What's the Difference?
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5 Things to Know about Buying Theater Tickets
Tips for buying tickets to the theater
New York Theater Discounts: Box Office Deals
Many Broadway theaters off tickets for less than $40 through lotteries, to students and for standing room.
Attending a Broadway Show - Dos and Don'ts
Simple tips to improve your theater-going experience - and that of your neighbors
Where Are the Best Seats at the Theater?
Where Should I Sit? The best seats in the house often depend on the theater
Discount Ticket Buying Tips
Learn the tricks of the trade for getting Broadway bargain.
7 Classic Musicals That Were Box-Office Flops
She Loves Me. Musicals & Theater.
Review: ‘La Cage’ Smashes Previous...
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.
Review: Bonnie & Clyde Original Broadway Cast...
Review: Bonnie and Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording CD
Current Broadway Musicals and Plays
Current Broadway Musicals and Plays
5 Cell Phone Rules for the Theater
There's more to cell phone etiquette than turning it off
Upcoming Movie Musicals - Summer 2014
Hollywood has a checkered history filming Broadway musicals. Will these movie musicals hit or miss?
REVIEW: 'War Horse,' Original Music from Tony...
War Horse, Original Music, Tony Award-winning Best Play
Breaking into Acting
What You Can Do Now to Get Started
New York Theater Discounts: TKTS Booths
The TKTS booth, with three New York locations, offers steeply discounted tickets for Broadway and off-Broadway shows
Broadway Shows Opening April 2013
Broadway Shows Opening April 2013
Is It "Theater" or "Theatre"?
A definitive answer to the age-old question: theater or theatre?
Theater Discounts: London
Online and Box Office Discounts for London Theaters
Student Rush, Ticket Lotteries, and Standing Room
You can find inexpensive tickets to Broadway shows if you're willing to wait. And wait
Landing Your First Role
Opportunities Are Out There for You to Get on Stage
Tony Awards 101
All you need to know to enjoy the Tony Awards
A Family-Friendly Guide to Broadway
A Family-Friendly Guide to Broadway - Summer 2014
The Trip to Bountiful - 2013 Broadway Revival...
The Trip to Bountiful - 2013 Broadway Revival Production
How to Read the Broadway Grosses
How can you tell if a Broadway show is actually making money? Read on, Macduff
What Actors Wish You Knew About Attending the...
A few simple rules for good theater hehavior
Upcoming Broadway Musicals - Fall 2014
New Broadway musicals scheduled for the 2014-2015 season
batten
: A batten is a heavy metal pipe of any length that holds lights, legs, flies, or drops. Battens can
Which Comes First: The Words or the Music?
It's an age-old question. Is there a definitive answer?
7 Mistakes No Theater Fan Should Make
7 Mistakes No Theater Fan Should Make: Tips for how to avoid embarrassment with your fellow theater fans
Bare - Off-Broadway Premiere Musical
Bare - Off-Broadway Premiere Musical
What Happens If I Miss the Show?
Couldn't make it to the theater? You may be in luck
REVIEW: Hair - Broadway Revival Cast Album
Hair, the American Tribal Love-Rock Musical 2009 Broadway Revival Cast Album Recording
Upcoming Musical Revivals on Broadway - Summer...
A preview of musical favorites scheduled to play Broadway this coming season
REVIEW: A Christmas Story the Musical -...
A Christmas Story World Premiere Recording Cast Album
Broadway Theatres
Broadway Theatres. Theater.
REVIEW: Norbert Leo Butz's Memory and Mayhem:...
Review: Norbert Leo Butz's Memory and Mayhem: Live at 54 BELOW CD album
Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars
Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars
Orphans - 2013 Broadway Premiere Production
Orphans - 2013 Broadway Premiere Production, Award-winning Play Makes Its Broadway Debut
Upcoming Hollywood Stars on Broadway - Summer...
No longer a place for rising stars and has-beens, Broadway today regularly attracts A-list stars
Tom Hanks' is a 'Lucky Guy' ~ 2013 Broadway...
Tom Hanks' is a 'Lucky Guy' ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Tony Awards for Best Director of a Musical...
Tony Awards for Best Director. Musicals & Theater.
Gypsy
gypsy Theater.
Broadway Cast Recordings You Should Buy Now
Some great recent cast-recording releases from the New York stage
Questions to Ask as You Write Your Musical
Questions to Ask as You Write Your Musical: Lessons from The New York Musical Theatre Festival
Motown: the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Motown: the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Jekyll & Hyde the Musical
Jekyll & Hyde 2013 Broadway Revival
Choosing a Hotel or Restaurant Near Broadway
Useful Tips on How to Choose a Hotel and Nearby Restaurant Options in the Broadway Theatre District in New York City. Page 2.
Peter and the Starcatcher, the new Broadway Play
Peter and the Starcatcher, the new Broadway Play
10 Musicals That Won "Best Musical" By Default
A list of musicals that won the Tony Award for Best Musical in a weak field.
Matilda the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Matilda the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Murder Ballad ~ Sexy Off-Broadway Musical...
Murder Ballad ~ Steamy Off-Broadway Musical Production
The Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured...
The Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Jesus Christ Superstar is Revived on Broadway...
Jesus Christ Superstar. Theater.
Review: Stephen Schwartz's 'Seance on a Wet...
Review: Stephen Schwartz's 'Seance on a Wet Afternoon'
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof ~ 2013 Broadway Revival...
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof ~ 2013 Broadway Revival Production
Big Fish - Chicago World Premiere Production
Big Fish - Chicago World Premiere Production
10 Musicals That Didn't Deserve Best Musical
In celebration of the 2014 Tony Awards, here's a snarky little reminder that the shows that win the coveted
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1992-1993 and 1993-1994 Seasons
Discount Theater Tickets Across the Country
Broadway New York Discount tickets regional theaters theatres America Performs Theater Mania Broadway Box broadwaybox sold out shows
Tony Award for Best Costume Designer
Tony Award for Best Costume Designer
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
Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013
Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013, The Shows Representing the Great White Way Across North America
Broadway Shows Closing January 2013
Broadway Shows Closing January 2013
Review: 'Mary Poppins: the Supercalifragilistic...
Mary Poppins the Supercalifragilistic Musical
Stephen Schwartz's Pippin ~ Broadway Revival 2013
Pippin by Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked
2013 Tony Awards - Play Categories
2013 Tony Awards in the Play Categories
Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play
Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella ~ 2013...
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast...
REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast Album Recording
Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical -...
Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical
Once the Musical, the Academy Award-winning...
Once the Musical, the Academy Award-winning Film Becomes a Broadway Musical
List of Broadway Shows Performing in Wake of...
List of Broadway Shows That Are Performing Today, Wednesday, October 31st
'One Man, Two Guvnors' on Broadway
One Man, Two Guvnors on Broadway
Discount Definitions: What You Can Get at the...
From Student to Standing Room, Broadway Theaters Offer Many Discounts
Picnic ~ 2013 Broadway Revival
Picnic ~ 2013 Broadway Revival. Musicals & Theater.
The Nance - Original Broadway Production
The Nance - Original Broadway Production
Discount Broadway Theater Clubs
Looking for theater tickets on the cheap? Join the club
Tony Awards for Best Score
Tony Awards for Best Score. Theater.
Broadway
: Broadway refers to the preeminent professional theatre productions in the Theatre District of New York
Spotlight on Summer Theater - Outside NYC
You don't have to go to New York City to see great theater this summer. Here are some regional theater productions worth seeking out
Review: The Book of Mormon Broadway Original...
Review: The Book of Mormon Broadway Original Cast Album
Nicole Kidman Offers Audiences a 'Sweet Bird of...
Sweet Bird of youth starring Nicole Kidman in Broadway Revival 2011
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Play
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Play
Tony Award for Best Director of a Play
Tony Award for Best Director of a Play
Broadway Shows Opening March 2013
Broadway Shows Opening March 2013
Review: 'Once the Musical' Original Broadway...
Once the Musical Tony Award-winning Best Musical
REVIEW: Priscilla Queen of the Desert -...
REVIEW: Priscilla Queen of the Desert - Original Broadway Cast Album
And the Tony Doesn’t Go to . . .
Some winning musicals are Tony Award losers
'Gigi' Might Return to Broadway for 2013-2014...
Gigi, DVD © Gigi The Tony Award-winning show and Academy award-winning film, Gigi, is set to return to Broadway, as early as the 2013-2014 season. This new
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1980-1981...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1970-1971 through 1979-1980 Seasons
Audiences Give Gift to 'White Christmas'
A weekly summary of Broadway ticket sales
Ghost the Musical
Ghost the Musical from the West End to Broadway 2012
Review: Patti LuPone - Far Away Places: Live at...
Patti LuPone - Far Away Places: Live at 54 BELOW, solo album CD
2013 Drama League Awards
2013 Drama League Awards for Broadway and Off-Broadway Theatre Productions
Top 5 Great Date Nights at the Theater
Five Broadway shows, many on tour now, that make a great night on the town
Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and...
Tony Award Winners & Other Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and Special Events
'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring...
'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring Philip Seymour Hoffman
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? ~ 50th...
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? ~ 50th Anniversary Broadway Revival Production
First Date - 2013 Broadway Premiere
First Date - 2013 Broadway Premiere
all hands on deck
: "All hands on deck” is a phrase used by the Stage Manager, Technical Director, or Set Coordinator to
Broadway Shows and Actors Shine at Golden Globe...
Golden Globe nominations have a Broadway feel for many shows and actors.
Nice Work If You Can Get It - A New Musical of...
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
Jersey Boys ~ Broadway Production
Jersey Boys ~ Broadway Production
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
Bette Midler in 'I'll Eat You Last' ~ 2013...
Bette Midler in 'I'll Eat You Last' ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role...
Tony Award for Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast...
REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast Recording
2013 Tony Awards - Musical Categories
2013 Tony Awards in the Musical Categories
Rebecca the Musical
Rebecca the Musical, 2012 Broadway Production
Steven Spielberg's "Smash": Bringing Broadway...
Steven Spielberg's Smash: Broadway Musical Theatre on Television's Small Screen
The Big Knife ~ 2013 Broadway Revival
The Big Knife ~ 2013 Broadway Revival
'Time Stands Still' on Broadway
'Time Stands Still' on Broadway. Theater.
The Assembled Parties - Original Broadway...
The Assembled Parties - Original Broadway Production
Q&A with ‘The Passion of the...
Q&A with actor, director Brent Grosvenor on Christian theater. Page 2.
backstage
: The backstage of a theatre consists of any part of the area just off the perimeter of the stage, including
Review: Michael Feinstein - The Sinatra...
Michael Feinstein The Sinatra Project, Vol. II: The Good Life
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical...
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical
Top 5 Valentine's Day Musicals
Five romantic musicals for Valentine's Day dates
Truman Capote’s 'Breakfast at Tiffany&#82...
Truman Capote’s 'Breakfast at Tiffany’s' - 2013 Broadway Premiere
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