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Musicals & Theater: Most Popular Articles

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Theater Etiquette 101
A not-so-polite guide to polite theater behavior
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.
Upcoming Musicals - Broadway and Off-Broadway
Upcoming Musicals - Broadway and Off-Broadway
10 Musicals That Changed Broadway
From Showboat to The Producers, Broadway was never the same after these shows
Review - The King and I on Broadway
This sumptuous revival is almost flawless. Almost
5 Tips for Attending a Broadway Show
Things to know to help you enjoy your night at the theater.
Reviews - Fun Home, The Visit, and It Shoulda...
Capsule reviews of three new Broadway musicals
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
Top 5 Must See Broadway Musicals
When time is short in New York, these are the shows to see
The 50 Most Overrated Musicals
Some musicals don't deserve the hype
Where to Find Discounts for Broadway Shows Online
Where to Find Discounts for Broadway Shows Online
The 50 Worst Musicals Ever
Not every show is a classic. Musicals & Theater.
5 Best Family-Friendly Broadway Shows
Look no further for a family-friendly trip for a Broadway-bound vacation with the kids!
Review - Something Rotten on Broadway
Maybe they shouldn't have canceled the out-of-town tryout
The 50 Most Underrated Musicals
Even great shows can slip through the cracks
Insider Secrets of the TKTS Booth
How to use TKTS - The discount ticket booth for Broadway and Off-Broadway shows
5 Best Broadway Plays
It’s a great year for Broadway plays. Here are 5 to see.
raked stage
: A "raked stage" is a theatre stage floor angled from the edge of the stage, near the audience, up toward
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.
Where Are the Best Seats at the Theater?
Where Should I Sit? The best seats in the house often depend on the theater
The 100 Best Musicals of All Time
Did your favorite make the list?
The Best Musicals of 2014
Which shows, on Broadway and beyond, were the best of 2014?
Review - An American in Paris on Broadway
The stage version retains little of the movie's charm
The Worst Musicals of 2014
Hey, you gotta take the bad with the good, right?
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.
Review - Doctor Zhivago Musical on Broadway
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Disney’s Musicals on Broadway
Musicals continue Disney magic on stage
Where Broadway Stars Went to College
Where to get the training you need to shine on Broadway
The 2015 Tony Nominations
Who got nods? Who got snubbed? Musicals & Theater.
Attending a Broadway Show - Dos and Don'ts
Simple tips to improve your theater-going experience - and that of your neighbors
How Do Musicals Get to Broadway?
How did your favorite show get to Broadway? Chances are, it was a long, long road
New Musicals on Broadway This Spring
A bumper crop of new musicals are heading to Broadway this season
Broadway Cast Recordings You Should Buy Now
Some great recent cast-recording releases from the New York stage
Review - Finding Neverland on Broadway
Even after significant changes, Neverland fails to soar
5 Cell Phone Rules for the Theater
There's more to cell phone etiquette than turning it off
Review - Side Show Revival on Broadway
After 16 years and a major overhaul, is Side Show any better?
10 Musicals That Changed Broadway
Milestone shows that altered the course of musical theater - for better or worse
Broadway on a Budget
Learn How to Get Rich Broadway Theatre Experiences on the Cheap
Breaking into Acting
What You Can Do Now to Get Started
Review - Gigi on Broadway with Vanessa Hudgens
Broadway stalwarts can't save Gigi from Vanessa Hudgens
REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast...
REVIEW: In the Heights - Broadway Original Cast Album Recording
Discount Tickets Online
Find e-bargains to Broadway and off-Broadway shows.
Review - The Phantom of the Opera with Norm...
Review - The Phantom of the Opera with Norm Lewis and Sierra Boggess
And the Tony Doesn’t Go to . . .
Some winning musicals are Tony Award losers
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.
Is It "Theater" or "Theatre"?
A definitive answer to the age-old question: theater or theatre?
Review - The New Musical Hamilton Off-Broadway
Is Hamilton really as good as everyone says?
Tony Awards 101
All you need to know to enjoy the Tony Awards
"Stunt Casting" Versus "Star Casting"
Are celebrities good for Broadway shows?
REVIEW: 'War Horse,' Original Music from Tony...
War Horse, Original Music, Tony Award-winning Best Play
Why Do Broadway Shows Close?
Nothing lasts forever, especially on Broadway
Memory and the Actor's Mind
Experts on how actors memorize lines and help to do it better
Review - Hand to God on Broadway
The most shocking and hilarious play in years
5 Classic Broadway Song Types
Great theater songs often fall into classic categories
5 Things to Know about Buying Theater Tickets
Tips for buying tickets to the theater
Review - On the 20th Century on Broadway
An underrated gem makes a welcome Broadway return
Tony Award for Best Costume Designer
Tony Award for Best Costume Designer
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical...
Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical
Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' Offers...
Review: Off-Broadway's 'ImaginOcean' is a delight for parents and children alike.
Broadway
: Broadway refers to the preeminent professional theatre productions in the Theatre District of New York
Reviews - Show Boat, Allegro, and The Band Wagon
Capsule reviews of three musical revivals
Top 5 Broadway Shows for Valentine's Day
Looking for the right show for date night?
Landing Your First Role
Opportunities Are Out There for You to Get on Stage
Current Broadway Musicals and Plays
Current Broadway Musicals and Plays
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
Discount Ticket Buying Tips
Learn the tricks of the trade for getting Broadway bargain.
Review - The Last Ship with Music and Lyrics by...
Does Sting's Broadway bow hold water?
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
What Actors Wish You Knew About Attending the...
A few simple rules for good theater hehavior
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
barndoors
: The term barndoors refers to the four metal flaps attached to a theatrical light unit in order to focus
Review Roundup - Broadway Plays - Fall 2014
Capsule reviews of Curious Incident, You Can't Take It With You, and It's Only a Play
Who Does What? - Composer, Lyricist, Librettist
A handy guide to who's who on a Broadway show - Part 2
Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and...
Tony Award Winners & Other Awards for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Cabaret, and Special Events
Q&A with ‘The Passion of the...
Producer, director, writer, actor Brent Grosvenor on the state of Christian theater
Who Does What? - Director, Choreographer,...
A handy guide to who's who on a Broadway show - Part 1
Maintaining Motivation
Actors in long-running shows talk about keeping it fresh.
The Broadway Bloodbath: What's Left and What's...
Out with the old, in with the new
Review: Bonnie & Clyde Original Broadway Cast...
Review: Bonnie and Clyde Original Broadway Cast Album Recording CD
Review - The Elephant Man with Bradley Cooper...
Sure, he's good-looking. But can he act?
Upcoming Broadway Musicals - Fall 2014
New Broadway musicals scheduled for the 2014-2015 season
A Family-Friendly Guide to Broadway
A Family-Friendly Guide to Broadway - Summer 2014
Tom Hanks' is a 'Lucky Guy' ~ 2013 Broadway...
Tom Hanks' is a 'Lucky Guy' ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
The Phantom of the Opera ~ Broadway's Longest...
The Phantom of the Opera. Theater.
Matilda the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Matilda the Musical ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Jekyll & Hyde the Musical
Jekyll & Hyde 2013 Broadway Revival
10 Tony Best Musicals - How Have They Performed?
How have the past 10 Tony Award Best Musical winners fared?
Student Rush, Ticket Lotteries, and Standing Room
You can find inexpensive tickets to Broadway shows if you're willing to wait. And wait
Musical Theater Terms You Probably Don't Know
Think you know a lot about musicals? Try these terms on for size
Truman Capote’s 'Breakfast at Tiffany&#82...
Truman Capote’s 'Breakfast at Tiffany’s' - 2013 Broadway Premiere
New York Theater Discounts: Box Office Deals
Many Broadway theaters off tickets for less than $40 through lotteries, to students and for standing room.
Review: Michael Feinstein - The Sinatra...
Michael Feinstein The Sinatra Project, Vol. II: The Good Life
Reviews - Brooklynite, The Lion, and Nevermore
Reviews - Brooklynite, The Lion, and Nevermore
Tony Awards for Best Score
Tony Awards for Best Score. Theater.
The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon, Broadway Musical
Broadway Theatres
Broadway Theatres. Theater.
How to Read the Broadway Grosses
How can you tell if a Broadway show is actually making money? Read on, Macduff
Bette Midler in 'I'll Eat You Last' ~ 2013...
Bette Midler in 'I'll Eat You Last' ~ 2013 Broadway Premiere
Review - The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan...
Do Kelli O'Hara and Susan Stroman make magic at the Met?
Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013
Broadway National Tour Productions for 2013, The Shows Representing the Great White Way Across North America
Review - The Heidi Chronicles Revival on Broadway
How well has this Pulitzer-winning drama held up?
Tony Awards for Best Director of a Musical...
Tony Awards for Best Director. Musicals & Theater.
Revisit - Gentleman's Guide on Broadway
What do you do when you miss one show? You see another
Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars
Top 10 TV Shows with Broadway Stars
7 Classic Musicals That Were Box-Office Flops
Jekyll & Hyde. Musicals & Theater.
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1990-1991...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1990-1991 and 1991-1992 Seasons
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1949 - 1959...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1949 - 1959 Seasons
Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey...
Kinky Boots ~ the New Musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper
'One Man, Two Guvnors' on Broadway
One Man, Two Guvnors on Broadway
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
Upcoming Hollywood Stars on Broadway - Summer...
No longer a place for rising stars and has-beens, Broadway today regularly attracts A-list stars
Theater Discounts: London
Online and Box Office Discounts for London Theaters
Choosing a Show to See
On Broadway or Main Street, You Want to Choose the Right Show
Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical -...
Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical
Newsies the Musical
Newsies the Musical on Broadway 2012
Peter Pan Live! - Seven Things You Need to Know
Essential facts about the upcoming live broadcast
2013 Tony Awards - Musical Categories
2013 Tony Awards in the Musical Categories
'Billy Elliot' Nabs Drama Desk Best Musical
Drama Desk announces winners for the 2009 awards
Steven Spielberg's "Smash": Bringing Broadway...
Steven Spielberg's Smash: Broadway Musical Theatre on Television's Small Screen
Review: 'Mary Poppins: the Supercalifragilistic...
Mary Poppins the Supercalifragilistic Musical
Review - Honeymoon in Vegas on Broadway
Is the new Jason Robert Brown musical worth the trip?
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners for the...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1992-1993 and 1993-1994 Seasons
Upcoming Movie Musicals - Summer 2014
Hollywood has a checkered history filming Broadway musicals. Will these movie musicals hit or miss?
'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring...
'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring Philip Seymour Hoffman
The 2014 Tony Awards: Who Won and Who Should...
The 2014 Tony Awards: Who Won and Who Should Have Won
Audiences Give Gift to 'White Christmas'
A weekly summary of Broadway ticket sales
REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast...
REVIEW: Chaplin ~ Original Broadway Cast Recording
REVIEW: Hair - Broadway Revival Cast Album
Hair, the American Tribal Love-Rock Musical 2009 Broadway Revival Cast Album Recording
10 Musicals That Won "Best Musical" By Default
A list of musicals that won the Tony Award for Best Musical in a weak field.
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Featured Role in...
Tony Award for Best Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
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
Which Comes First: The Words or the Music?
It's an age-old question. Is there a definitive answer?
Broadway Shows Opening April 2013
Broadway Shows Opening April 2013
auxiliary mic
: An auxiliary mic is a microphone that is not directly in front of the actor or singer’s face. It can
What to See on Broadway Now - Summer 2014
What to See on Broadway Now - a highly opinionated guide - Summer 2014
Big Fish - Chicago World Premiere Production
Big Fish - Chicago World Premiere Production
batten
: A batten is a heavy metal pipe of any length that holds lights, legs, flies, or drops. Battens can
Discount Definitions: What You Can Get at the...
From Student to Standing Room, Broadway Theaters Offer Many Discounts
2013 Tony Awards - Play Categories
2013 Tony Awards in the Play Categories
Are Musical Sequels Cursed?
Why has there never been a successful sequel to a Broadway musical?
Defunct Tony Awards
Defunct Tony Awards: Conductor, Musical Director, Stage Technician, and Special Theatrical Event
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1970-1971...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners 1970-1971 through 1979-1980 Seasons
REVIEW: A Christmas Story the Musical -...
A Christmas Story World Premiere Recording Cast Album
Critics: Who Needs 'Em?
Why can't we all just get along?
The Best Musicals for Halloween...Don't Exist
Why are there no good scary musicals?
Top 5 Great Date Nights at the Theater
Five Broadway shows, many on tour now, that make a great night on the town
Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play
Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play
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.
Stephen Schwartz's Pippin ~ Broadway Revival 2013
Pippin by Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked
2013 Drama League Awards
2013 Drama League Awards for Broadway and Off-Broadway Theatre Productions

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