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Tyne Daly Forced to Exit Broadway Show 'Doubt' After Sudden Hospitalization

https://www.thedailybeast.com/tyne-daly-forced-to-exit-broadway-show-doubt-after-sudden-hospitalization

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Heartstopper's Joe Locke praised for 'insanely good' Broadway debut

https://www.thepinknews.com/2024/02/01/joe-locke-sweeney-todd-broadway-debut-reviews/

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Rita Moreno Pays Tribute to Chita Rivera: 'The Essence of Broadway'

https://www.thedailybeast.com/rita-moreno-pays-tribute-to-chita-rivera-dead-at-91

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, Electrifying Star of & Beyond, Has Died at 91

Appearing in scores of stage productions, she dazzled audiences for nearly six decades, most memorably starring as Anita in “West Side Story” & Velma Kelly in “Chicago.”


https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/30/theater/chita-rivera-dead.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShare&sgrp=c-cb

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Chita Rivera, Tony-Winning Star of 'West Side Story' and 'Chicago', Is Dead at 91

https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/chita-rivera-tony-winning-star-of-west-side-story-and-chicago-is-dead-at-91

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Chita Rivera, the Broadway legend, has died at age 91. She was one of the most nominated performers in Tony Award history, and was the original Anita in "West Side Story" on Broadway in 1957. Deadline has this tribute to her.

https://flip.it/TwUOYL

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And here's an extract from Chita Rivera's autobiography, "Chita: A Memoir," (2023) in which she discusses how she felt about not playing Anita in the movie of "West Side Story," and how the costume designer of the original Broadway production helped her create the character.

https://flip.it/nlsSFU

Dolly Parton Wants to Hold a 'Finding Dolly' Contest to Cast Her Upcoming Broadway Musical (people.com)

Dolly Parton is working “9 to 5” on her forthcoming Broadway musical. While speaking with PEOPLE about her new line of baking mixes with Duncan Hines, the country music legend, 78, shared an update about the highly anticipated Broadway musical about her life and career....

Josh Gad, Andrew Rannells Broadway Comedy ‘Gutenberg! The Musical’ Recoups $6.75 Million Investment (variety.com)

Hats off to “Gutenberg! The Musical!” The Broadway show, starring Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells (whose characters wear dozens of caps) as they reunited 12 years after “The Book of Mormon,” has recouped its initial investment of $6.75 million. During the show’s 20-week run, “Gutenberg” generated plenty of buzz and...

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Broadway's How to Dance in Ohio Announces Closing (playbill.com)

How to Dance in Ohio has announced its closure on Broadway. The show’s final performance will be February 11. The new neurodivergent coming-of-age musical opened at the Belasco Theatre December 10 after beginning previews November 15. At the time of closing, the musical will have played 27 previews and 72 regular performances....

Where Broadway's Newest Shows Got Their Start (www.broadwayworld.com)

Developing and producing Broadway musicals is very expensive and time-consuming, which is why it's very rare for musicals to open directly on Broadway. Most shows have an out-of-town tryout and/or are developed by (or in association with) a non-profit/subscription based theatre company....

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A Black Broadway Actor Says She Was Discriminated Against On Tour. Here's What Happened.

https://www.theroot.com/a-black-broadway-actor-says-she-was-discriminated-again-1851179559

How to Dance in Ohio Launches Partnership with Autistic Theatremakers Alliance; Announces Talkback Series (playbill.com)

How to Dance in Ohio has partnered with the Autistic Theatremakers Alliance. The inaugural partnership event will take place January 25, with an extraordinary celebration of New York’s neurodivergent theatre companies....

Sweeney Todd Broadway Announces Temporary Casting for Lead Roles before Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster Join (www.theatermania.com)

Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford completed their runs in Sweeney Todd at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on January 14. Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster start performances as Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett on February 8. The standbys and understudies will be playing the lead roles until they join the cast, and the production announced the...

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