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NYPD to subpoena Twitter over theater threatupdated: Tue Aug 07 2012 15:19:00

The NYPD says it plans to subpoena Twitter to reveal the identity of a user who claimed on the social networking site to be planning an attack on a Broadway theater.

Why Christian Bale won't be seeing 'Newsies'updated: Wed Jul 18 2012 11:23:00

Once upon a time, "Newsies" was a movie musical starring Christian Bale that flopped at the box office and with critics when it was released by The Walt Disney Company in 1992.

'Gentleman's Agreement' actress Celeste Holm diesupdated: Sun Jul 15 2012 19:42:00

Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm died at her home in New York on Sunday at the age of 95, her niece, Amy Phillips, confirmed.

Cher planning to write, star in autobiographical Broadway showupdated: Tue Jun 26 2012 17:03:00

Cher has announced on Twitter that she is working on writing and starring in an autobiographical Broadway show.

Broadway's best on the red carpetupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 05:25:00

Broadway's best take to the red carpet for the 2012 Tony Awards.

'Once,' 'Porgy and Bess,' 'Death of a Salesman' big winners at Tony awardsupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 05:25:00

High-profile Hollywood actors and Broadway veterans alike on stage and in the crowd celebrated theater, and the best performances of the year, at the 66th annual Tony Awards Sunday night.

TV stars on Broadway: Growing trend and winning formula updated: Fri Jun 08 2012 11:45:00

Despite what people think, The Great White Way isn't a vast wasteland filled with has-been stars, television talent competition show rejects and washed-up celebrities; it's actually a draw for high-wattage thespians who want some fat on which to chew.

Host Neil Patrick Harris teases Tony Awards 'surprises'updated: Fri Jun 01 2012 16:43:00

You don't need to look very hard to find Neil Patrick Harris these days.

Broadway show performance canceled after stagehand's deathupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 03:02:00

The Wednesday night performance of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" was called off after a stagehand died shortly before the curtain was supposed to go up.

Can 'Spider-Man' musical make money?updated: Wed Jun 15 2011 16:57:00

CNN's Maggie Lake talks to the man charged with turning the much maligned Broadway production around.

'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' reboot escapes the train-wreckupdated: Wed Jun 15 2011 16:57:00

The first iteration of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," which started previews last November, became a national punchline thanks to its constant cast injuries, budget problems and an incoherent plot. Catherine Zeta-Jones Sparkles at Tony Awardsupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 12:52:00

The actress presents the top acting awards at Sunday's Broadway event

'The Book of Mormon' wins best musicalupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 11:19:00

The best of Broadway is honored at the 65th annual Tony Awards.

'Mormon' musical, 'War Horse' play win big on Broadwayupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 11:19:00

"The Book of Mormon," a musical satire about religion written by the creators of "South Park," and "War Horse," a British play about a boy's search for his beloved horse, dominated the 65th annual Tony Awards Sunday night.

Another Broadway Spider-Man cast member injuredupdated: Tue Mar 22 2011 21:24:00

The injury-prone Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" has temporarily lost another cast member after the show's lead actress was hurt performing an onstage battle scene, according to a spokesman.

2010: Critic: 'Spider-Man' troublingupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 06:25:00

In 2010, critic Michael Riedel said "Spider-Man" on Broadway is chaos and the stunts are concerning for the actors.

'Spider-Man' musical postponed againupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 06:25:00

Producers of the injury-plagued "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark" have replaced its director and pushed back the opening of the $65 million Broadway musical for a sixth time. FIRST LOOK: Daniel Radcliffe Sings & Dances on Broadway!updated: Wed Feb 23 2011 22:50:00

The Harry Potter star has new shoes to fill: the wingtips of a '60s corporate man

'Spider-Man' director on criticism 12/6updated: Mon Feb 14 2011 15:57:00

The director of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" responds to criticism over preview show glitches.

"Spider-Man" musical cited for safety violationsupdated: Mon Feb 14 2011 15:57:00

The injury-plagued Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" has been cited for two safety violations by the State Department of Labor following a series of on-stage accidents, including a spill that hospitalized one of the show's actors in December.

Opening of Spider-Man musical delayed until Marchupdated: Fri Jan 14 2011 06:18:00

The opening of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark" has been postponed for the fifth time, making the new opening night March 15, its producers said.

'Spider-Man' swings into actionupdated: Fri Jan 14 2011 06:18:00

In December, theatergoers coming out of the "Spider-Man" musical have mixed reactions to the high-flying experience.

Injured 'Spider-Man' actor to attend Friday showupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 17:50:00

A Broadway actor who fell more than 20 feet during an aerial stunt in the musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," will attend Friday's 8 p.m. performance as a spectator, according to show spokesman Sam Corbett.

Stunt performers concerned over safetyupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 17:50:00

CNN's Susan Candiotti talks to aerial dancers about safety in the wake of cast member injuries in "Spider-Man."

'Spider-Man' actor leaves rehab after fallupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 20:26:00

A Broadway actor who fell more than 20 feet during an aerial stunt in the musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," has been released from a rehabilitation center in New York, a show spokesman said.

'Spider-Man' musical mishapupdated: Sun Jan 02 2011 16:49:00

A "Spider-Man" Broadway musical production has been plagued with problems. CNN's Brooke Anderson reports.

'Spider-Man' musical returns with new safety measuresupdated: Fri Dec 24 2010 06:56:00

The Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" returned Thursday night after a string of stunt mishaps and a serious injury to one of the actors.

Four California officials accused of seeing plays, games on city dimeupdated: Wed Oct 27 2010 12:15:00

Four Irwindale, California, city officials are facing charges for allegedly attending Broadway shows and baseball games while in New York on city business, the Los Angeles district attorney's office said Wednesday. PHOTO: Ellen DeGeneres Plays Nurse in Surprise Broadway Debutupdated: Wed Sep 08 2010 16:47:00

The TV host wows the audience with an unexpected cameo in the musical Promises, Promises Constantine Maroulis Looks Forward to Becoming a Dadupdated: Mon Jul 19 2010 17:33:00

The Idol alum and his girlfriend Angel Reed are expecting, and he says that's "a beautiful thing" Catherine Zeta-Jones 'Taking it Easy' After Tony Winupdated: Tue Jun 15 2010 09:48:00

The actress is reveling in her first Tony Award - and recuperating from a throat virus Daniel Radcliffe Calls Wrapping Up Harry Potter Devastatingupdated: Mon Jun 14 2010 15:49:00

"We're crying quite a lot," says the star of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Katie Holmes to Present at Tonys with Daniel Radcliffeupdated: Wed Jun 09 2010 13:33:00

The two stars will honor the best featured actress at this Sunday's ceremony Dixie Carter Dies at Age 70updated: Mon Apr 12 2010 08:27:00

"This has been a terrible blow to our family," husband Hal Holbrook says of the Designing Women star's passing Scarlett Johansson Is 'Utterly Dreamy' in First Broadway Roleupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 14:50:00

Plus: Find out why husband Ryan Reynolds missed her debut opposite Liev Schreiber Singer Michelle Williams to Star in Broadway's Chicagoupdated: Wed Jan 06 2010 12:48:00

The former Destiny's Child member will take over Ashlee Simpson-Wentz's role in the hit musical Family Gathers for Ashlee Simpson-Wentz's Broadway Debutupdated: Tue Dec 01 2009 14:51:00

Jessica Simpson tweeted that watching Ashlee "made me the proudest sister in the world" Report: Ashlee Simpson to Join Chicago on Broadwayupdated: Mon Nov 09 2009 14:17:00

She's set to play Roxie Hart in the Broadway production beginning in December Hugh Jackman, Daniel Craig Get Raves for Handling Cell-Phone Userupdated: Wed Sep 30 2009 11:48:00

But the new Broadway play featuring the two hot stars? Not so much

Catherine Zeta-Jones to star in Broadway musicalupdated: Tue Sep 22 2009 19:04:00

Catherine Zeta-Jones is limbering up for her Broadway debut.

Elderhostel trips connect kids and grandparentsupdated: Mon Aug 10 2009 10:06:00

Robert Williams, 12, wasn't worried about flying for the first time or visiting a big city. He was only concerned that his manners wouldn't be up to his grandmother's standards. POLL: Who's Best Suited For Broadway?updated: Mon Jul 13 2009 14:29:00

Catch Daniel Craig, Hugh Jackman, Jude Law and T.R. Knight on the Great White Way Grey's Anatomy Cast Cheers Chandra Wilson on Broadwayupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 11:54:00

The TV star returns to the New York stage as Mama Morton in Chicago Frasier's Bebe Neuwirth Ties the Knotupdated: Wed May 06 2009 06:47:00

The Emmy- and Tony-winning actress weds in a private ceremony in New York City Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel Are Expectingupdated: Wed Apr 01 2009 10:36:00

The Private Practice actor and his Wicked star wife are getting ready for their first baby

Director sues Jackson over 'Thriller' profitsupdated: Wed Jan 28 2009 14:42:00

Movie director John Landis is suing Michael Jackson, accusing the reclusive entertainer of fraud in his handling of profits from the iconic "Thriller" video the two made together more than 25 years ago.

Take the kids and make the most of Broadway discountsupdated: Mon Jan 12 2009 11:19:00

Broadway dreams can come true. Just ask 10-year-old Nicholas Dayton. Jeremy Piven Abruptly Abandons Broadway Playupdated: Thu Dec 18 2008 20:51:00

Norbert Leo Butz and William H. Macy will replace the ill star in David Mamet's Speed-the-Plow

Van Johnson, film, television and stage star, dies at 92updated: Fri Dec 12 2008 20:26:00

Van Johnson, whose boyish looks and earnest manner made him a Hollywood heartthrob in the 1940s and '50s, died Friday in an assisted-care facility, a friend told CNN. Katie Holmes on Broadwayupdated: Fri Oct 31 2008 13:30:00

Three Broadway revivals feature star turns by Kristin Scott Thomas and Frank Langella, plus Katie Holmes' stage debut Katie Holmes 'Very, Very Excited' After Broadway Debutupdated: Sat Oct 18 2008 15:34:00

"It felt like Christmas," the actress tells PEOPLE after her opening night in All My Sons Broadway To Dim Lights For Paul Newmanupdated: Thu Oct 02 2008 15:00:00 Fans Flock to Daniel Radcliffe̢۪s Broadway Debutupdated: Fri Sep 26 2008 16:01:00

Critics laud the Harry Potter star's dramatic performance in Equus Daniel Radcliffe Ready for Nude Broadway Debutupdated: Thu Sep 25 2008 15:19:00

That infamous scene? It's only "about seven minutes," says the young actor Tom 'Couldn't Be More Proud' of Katieupdated: Sat Sep 20 2008 07:18:00

Cruise joins standing ovation for Holmes after her first preview performance of All My Sons on Broadway FIRST LOOK: Musical Shrek Star Is McGreenyupdated: Wed Sep 03 2008 13:19:00

It takes two hours-plus for actor Brian d'Arcy James to become the ogre Daniel Radcliffe Talks about His Broadway Debut - and His Nude Sceneupdated: Thu Aug 21 2008 15:52:00

The Harry Potter star says his Equus role gives him "more confidence" Clay Aiken Returning to Broadwayupdated: Wed Aug 13 2008 15:27:00

The new dad will reprise his role as Sir Robin in Monty Python's Spamalot Golden Girls Star Estelle Getty Dies at 84updated: Wed Jul 23 2008 11:36:00

The actress was surrounded by her family in her Hollywood Hills home Actors, Producers Reach Agreementupdated: Wed Jul 02 2008 11:30:00

The actors' union and Broadway theater producers have reached a tentative agreement for a new 39-month contract that covers Broadway shows and touring productions Taylor Hicks: I'm Bringing the Soul Patrol to Broadwayupdated: Fri May 16 2008 11:58:00

While in N.Y.C., he'll star in Grease, but has yet to pick a baseball team Bye Bye, Birdie. Hello, Rentupdated: Thu May 15 2008 18:00:00

The high school musical has graduated from Oklahoma! -- and from High School Musical too Javier Bardem Exits Role Due to Exhaustionupdated: Thu May 01 2008 13:57:00

Citing a busy work schedule, the Oscar winner has left the movie musical Nine South Pacific is Back on Broadway...Finallyupdated: Thu Apr 03 2008 16:00:00

Though one of Rodgers & Hammerstein's most popular shows, South Pacific has remained untouched by the revival mania sweeping Broadway - until now. Mario Lopez to Make Broadway Debutupdated: Wed Mar 05 2008 10:22:00

The Dancing with the Stars finalist is stepping into A Chorus Line

Psst! ... Broadway tickets for cheapupdated: Wed Feb 20 2008 09:40:00

Avoid the mile-long lines at the Times Square TKTS booth by buying discounted Broadway tickets using one of these eight approaches.

Strike intermission ends; Broadway shows openupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 10:02:00

The lights of Broadway will shine brightly again after stagehands and producers reached a tentative agreement Wednesday evening, ending a 19-day strike.

CNNMoney: Lights back on Broadwayupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 08:45:00

The lights of Broadway will shine brightly again after stagehands and producers reached a tentative agreement Wednesday evening, ending a 19-day strike.

Tentative deal reached to end Broadway strikeupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 00:16:00

The lights of Broadway will shine brightly again after stagehands and producers reached a tentative agreement late Wednesday, ending a 19-day strike. Jessica Alba 'Freaked Out' by Possible Broadway Debutupdated: Mon Nov 26 2007 14:22:00

Video courtesy Buena Vista EntertainmetJessica Alba confirmed Monday that she's in talks to star on Broadway in a revival of David Mamet's Speed-the-Plow – the role that Madonna originated in the 1988 Broadway production.

Crowds enjoy Macy's Paradeupdated: Thu Nov 22 2007 14:23:00

Revelers in New York and Chicago rang in the holiday season with a Thanksgiving tradition.

Broadway labor talks collapse, shows canceled for weekupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 09:03:00

Broadway producers canceled shows through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend after the Sunday night collapse of talks aimed at ending a nine-day-long strike by stagehands.

Off the beaten Broadway trackupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 09:52:00

In the past, the bellowing cry of "the show must go on" has assured theater-goers that no matter what happens, someone, anyone, will appear on stage once the curtain opens. Ben Affleck Cheers Jennifer Garner's Broadway Debutupdated: Fri Nov 02 2007 17:05:00

So how did Jennifer Garner feel after making her Broadway debut Thursday night? Singer Robert Goulet Dies at Age 73 updated: Wed Oct 31 2007 00:00:00

Handsome, big-voiced baritone Robert Goulet died Tuesday morning in a Los Angeles hospital while awaiting a lung transplant, according to a spokesman Clay Aiken to Hit Great White Way in Musicalupdated: Wed Oct 17 2007 10:25:00

Clay Aiken has found his Holy Grail: Broadway. Hopelessly Devoted to Greaseupdated: Tue Aug 21 2007 13:00:00

Can using a TV reality show to pick two stars for a musical revival really be bad for Broadway? Hardly

CNNMoney: Brooks' latest gag? $450 seats for musicalupdated: Fri Jun 29 2007 03:05:00

Producer Mel Brooks is charging a record high of $450 a seat for a weekend performance of his new Broadway musical, 'Young Frankenstein,' according to a newspaper report. Jake Gyllenhaal Eyeing Broadway Debutupdated: Wed Jun 13 2007 21:43:00

Jake Gyllenhaal is deciding whether he'll attempt to climb a peak even more treacherous than Brokeback Mountain - Broadway.

Broader than Broadway: Theater has spread across U.S.updated: Wed Jun 06 2007 14:10:00

The first Broadway show that Christine Ebersole ever saw was not on Broadway, but in the auditorium of Skokie Junior High School in Winnetka, Illinois. It was Finian's Rainbow, and she sat in the orchestra pit, a dutiful student, violin at the ready. "I was so busy watching, it ended my career as a violinist," Ebersole says.

Today's Buzz storiesupdated: Tue Mar 07 2006 13:39:00

After a long break, John Travolta's got the music in him again.

CNNMoney: Enron: The Musicalupdated: Fri Feb 17 2006 14:36:00

A Houston theater company is taking on the most serious of subjects, setting a tragic story to a musical tune, in a play simply titled "Enron: The Musical."

Review: 'Producers' puts Broadway on filmupdated: Fri Dec 16 2005 09:11:00

It's impossible to imagine any movie getting as much advance publicity as Mel Brooks' "The Producers."

From Disneyland to the Great White Wayupdated: Fri May 20 2005 17:02:00

When singers and performers set out to sharpen their skills, some attend music conservatories, some go to a university with a strong performing arts program, and some take private lessons.

showbuzzupdated: Mon Feb 21 2005 11:04:00

Brenda Strong, who plays the deceased Mary Alice Young on ABC's "Desperate Housewives," has a long history of playing dead.

Tony Randall dead at 84updated: Tue May 18 2004 10:16:00

Tony Randall, the Emmy Award-winning actor who made the role of fussy neatnik Felix Unger his own in TV's "The Odd Couple," has died. Randall was 84.

George Carlin: Enjoying 'the freak show'updated: Mon Mar 29 2004 12:15:00

Comedian George Carlin was launched into the upper echelon of humorists in the '70s by uttering seven words -- seven dirty words, to be exact. At 67 he still tells it like it is, which keeps censors (and other folks in positions of power) on their toes.

Fortune: Finance: The Musical!updated: Mon Dec 08 2003 00:01:00

Well, you can say one thing about Rosie O'Donnell: She puts her money where her mouth is. She footed the entire $10 million bill for her recently opened Broadway musical Taboo and voiced her intent...

FSB: The New Risk Takers Meet the gutsy entrepreneurs who, even in these tough times, are breaking open markets, updated: Fri Mar 01 2002 00:01:00

Basil Hero plans on being the next Ted Turner. At a time when potential investors are balking and theatergoers are shunning the Great White Way--and despite his Lower Manhattan office building havi...

Money Magazine: Your Money Back In Just 18 Yearsupdated: Mon Nov 01 1999 00:01:00

In 1982, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, a stage version of the 1954 MGM movie musical, opened on Broadway. David Landay, producer and co-author of the show's book, had raised $1.25 million--nothi...

Money Magazine: Plays Around Here are six regional theaters that get rave reviews--but don't charge big-ticket prices.updated: Mon Mar 01 1999 00:01:00

Theater fans may talk about the lullaby of Broadway, but there's nothing soothing about paying as much as $100 for an orchestra seat on the Great White Way, $199 a night for a hotel room in Times S...

Fortune: INSURING BROADWAYupdated: Mon Jan 28 1991 00:01:00

Meet Cicero and his understudy, ''B'' -- cockatoos currently appearing in Boston in the comedy La Bete and due to make their Broadway debut at the Eugene O'Neill theater on January 31. The birds ar...

Fortune: JAPANESE ANGELS ON BROADWAYupdated: Mon Mar 27 1989 00:01:00

Here's one more American-made product that's a hit in Japan: musicals like A Chorus Line and Dreamgirls, complete with their U.S. casts. Turns out Tokyo's trendier theatergoers much prefer U.S. mus...

Fortune: ALL THE COUNTRY'S A STAGE In regional theaters you can catch rising talent doing classics, revivals, and even future Broadway hiupdated: Mon Mar 30 1987 00:01:00

Ever since the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis opened 25 years ago with a production of Hamlet, regional theater has been a powerful cultural force in America. Such hits as Agnes of God, Crimes of t...

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