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Mark Linn-Baker to take over as Mayor Shinn in Broadway’s ‘Music Man’

Mark Linn-Baker will join the company of "The Music Man" in the role of Mayor Shinn beginning on Oct. 25. Baker will succeed Jefferson Mays, who is departing the production on Oct. 23...

With increase in shows, Broadway box office sees greater disparity

As more productions get underway with the start of the fall season, Broadway's box office continues to experience an increasing disparity between the most well-attended and least-attended shows. For the week ending Oct. 2, Broadway...

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Bad Cinderella’ to open on Broadway with Linedy Genao in title...

"Bad Cinderella," a new musical from Andrew Lloyd Webber, is set to open on Broadway in 2023. Lloyd Webber made the announcement on the morning of Oct. 3 during a press event at the Imperial...

Broadway shines at live Curtain Up concert

Rain couldn’t stop Broadway from shining this weekend.The Curtain Up Broadway Festival returned for a second year, filling Times Square with the sounds of cheering fans as they watched live performances from...

‘The Broadway Show’: Angelica Ross on how she’s ‘surprised’ herself as Roxie in ‘Chicago’

Angelica Ross grew up doing musical theater and was convinced that would be her path forward. But, as she tells Paul Wontorek in the latest episode of “The Broadway Show with Tamsen...

Broadway merchandise shop One Shubert Alley to reopen under Araca Group

One Shubert Alley, the Broadway merchandise shop which recently announced a closing date of Oct. 2, will now reopen under the Araca Group’s merchandise division. The store, located between the Shubert and Booth...

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS awards emergency grant to Puerto Rico

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has awarded a $250,000 grant to help the people of Puerto Rico following Hurricane Fiona. The emergency grant, made possible in part due to the fundraising efforts from Sunday's Broadway Flea...

Broadway’s ‘MJ’ to stream opening number live on TikTok

"MJ the Musical" will share its opening number live on TikTok on Sept. 29, producers announced Wednesday. TikTok users can log into the video app at 6:45 p.m. for behind-the-scenes content before the show begins....

‘A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical’ to release original Broadway cast recording

An original Broadway cast recording of "A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical" will be released via Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) on Nov. 2. The album's streaming release will coincide with the production's first preview...

Ryoko Yonekura withdraws from Broadway’s ‘Chicago’

Ryoko Yonekura has withdrawn from her upcoming limited engagement as Roxie Hart in Broadway's "Chicago." Yonekura had previously been announced to return to the musical for 16 performances in November. According to a...