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Hairspray Live

Get the complete live theatre experience at home with cast bios, photos, and more!

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Hamilton Mixtape

The long-awaited The Hamilton Mixtape is finally available in its entirety starting December 2, both as a digital download and as a hard-copy CD.

Created by Hamilton composer Lin-Manuel Miranda in collaboration with Questlove, the Roots co-founder who produced Hamilton's Grammy-winning cast album, The Hamilton Mixtape features a constellation of

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Live Broadcasts

Can't afford to make every production at the Pantages in Hollywood? Me neither. I also very much wish I could fly over to London to see every single production that goes up, especially when it involves the work of Benedict Cumberbatch. Well, thanks to my fast friend Playbill.com, we know all the upcoming live broadcasts of plays and musicals that will be

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Urinetown

The New York Fringe Festival has announced that it is taking 2017 off.

The midsummer festival, which has provided stages for more than 3,600 offbeat, experimental and/or aspiring plays and musicals in its two decades of existence, will take a sabbatical next year; Shelley Burch, president of the board of the Present Company, which produces the festival, broke the news to The New York Times.

The Fringe's producing artistic director Elena K. Holy said

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Denee Benton

The internet gives us complete access to every piece of information we could ever want, right? Yet, I still find it hard to keep up with every piece of theater news I'd like to know. If you like live theater, look no further than this compiled article on Playbill.com: it literally has every show coming to Broadway, Off-Broadway, and London this fall.

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