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Rita McKenzie in Ruthless

For anyone who has ever imagined their name in lights, Rita McKenzie (Ruthless! The Musical and Ethel Merman's Broadway) is an inspiration and an icon. This interview by Courtney Marie of TheatreScene.net delves into the life and career of a world-class entertainer, as well as her own perspective on her characters and their relationships. I particularly enjoy McKenzie's advice to young performers 

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Cats

The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization present the Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical Cats, which officially opens July 31 at 5 PM following previews that began July 14 at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52nd Street). Chart-topping British pop star Leona Lewis 

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harry potter blog post

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two officially opens July 30, but Daniel Radcliffe won’t be there. He’s busy starring in the Off-Broadway production of Privacy at the Public Theater, but says he’s very curious to learn more about the eighth installment in the famed series by J.K. Rowling. “I did not [see it], no,” Radcliffe told Playbill.com in an interview for Privacy. “I’ve been here the whole time. Honestly, I’m not sure

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Kevin Clarke of the Operetta Research Center caught up with Mr. Colby to speak with him about his work – and how it is influenced by operetta. 

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In a new video from the Dramatists Guild Fund, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright shares insights and advice with aspiring artists.

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