August 11, 2015

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Broadway Boomerangs: Why More Shows Are Back Before You Have a Chance to Miss Them

Ken Davenport, David Cote and more theatrical insiders share their thoughts on frequent revivals of popular plays and musicals that keep finding their way to Broadway.

Learn How Billy Porter Peacocks and Jefferson Mays' Tips for Being a Dandy: Stars Share Their Stage Door Looks!

With actors there's always a story, and their after-show looks are no exception. Playbill caught up with your favorite Broadway stars to get the backstage details behind their stage door looks.

Gotta Dance! Professional Hoofers Who Have Made the Leap to Broadway

With Misty Copeland poised to join the cast of On the Town, looks back at professional dancers who have made the leap to Broadway.

In the Room Where It Happens: Hamilton Storms Broadway

Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop tribute to Founding Father Alexander Hamilton opened Aug. 6 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out's first-hand account from inside the theatre, the red carpet and the starry opening night party.

Mamie Gummer on Being Mean to Her Mother, "Storming the Castle" in Hollywood and Why She Hates Karaoke

Mamie Gummer, starring in the new Diablo Cody film "Ricki and the Flash," tells about co-starring with her superstar mother, Meryl Streep — and how unfair it is when her mother's costumes are better than hers.

Playbill Poll: Which Cast Recording From This Season Is Your Favorite?

The 2014-15 Broadway season brought many new musicals, as well as several revivals, and with those came new cast recordings, including those for Fun Home, Something Rotten!, Finding Neverland and more. took to social media to ask its readers which cast recording was their favorite.

Learn How Ruthie Ann Miles' Grandmother Helped Guide Her to a Tony-Winning Turn in The King and I

Newly minted Tony Award winner Ruthie Ann Miles shares the journey that brought her to the acclaimed revival of The King and I and how Hillary Clinton influences her performance.

Best in Show: Patrick Page and His Maltese Cymbeline Co-Star, A "Georgie Girl"

Best in Show continues with Tony-nominated actor Patrick Page, who currently stars in the title role of the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park production of Cymbeline, and his co-star, his Maltese Georgie.

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Life Imitating Art: Equity Boycotts Tyler Perry's Madea on the Run

Last Chance: What's Closing This Week

Spend a Magical Two-Show Day at Penn & Teller on Broadway

Actors with Disabilities to Perform Medea; La MaMa Announces New Season

Drawing Inspiration From Toulouse-Lautrec, Shawna M. Hamic Captured Breathtakingly Parisian Portraits of Her Goodspeed Castmates

"Small Herbs Have Grace": Did Shakespeare Smoke Pot?

Must See! These Crazy Talented Teens Rock Out in Sneak Preview of New High School-Friendly Rock of Ages

Broadway Manager and Agent Samuel "Biff" Liff Dies at 96

The Verdict: Critics Review Shakespeare in the Park's Cymbeline With Hamish Linklater and Lily Rabe

12 Women Chosen For Writers Lab Funded by Meryl Streep

William Finn's Latest Musical Sets Debut – Watch One of the New Songs

The Verdict: Critics Review "Frozen" Songwriters' World-Premiere Musical Up Here

Broadway Grosses: Aug. 3-9

See Mariska Hargitay, Stephen Boyer, Jessica Hecht, Jose Llana, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Joel Perez Celebrate a Charming Cymbeline!

See Evita In-the-Round Electrify Audiences in New Highlights! (Video)

Tony Nominee Will Be New Fantine in Broadway Les Misérables

Onstage & Backstage: I Deconstructed Barbra Streisand... In Front of Barbra Streisand!

The Verdict: Critics Review Audra McDonald and Will Swenson in Moon for the Misbegotten

Benedict Cumberbatch Begs Audience to Stop Recording Him on Their Phones – Calls Behavior "Mortifying"

Full Casting and Stops Announced for National Tour of Beautiful — The Carole King Musical

Kennedy Center Announces World Stages 2015-16 Season Featuring Works From Vietnam, Lebanon, And The United Kingdom

Meet Hamilton's Other Leading Man, Standing By for Lin-Manuel Miranda for More Than Ten Years


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Drawing Inspiration From Toulouse-Lautrec, Shawna M. Hamic Captured These Breathtakingly Parisian Portraits of Her Goodspeed Castmates
See Mariska Hargitay, Stephen Boyer, Jessica Hecht, Jose Llana, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Joel Perez Celebrate a Charming Cymbeline
Hamilton Hits Big! Check Out Full Opening Night Coverage of Red Carpet, Curtain Call and Party
Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Alexandra Silber, Andrew Samonsky, Betsy Wolfe Lead Cast of 58 in Unforgettable Staging of The Music Man
PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: "Water in the Well!" A Two-Show Day at Broadway's Violet With "Young Violet," Emerson Steele
Chess Like Never Before! See Pics From a New Staging, Setting the Action in the Present Day Middle East
Doggy Time, Wig Swaps and Backstage Fun! Spend a Wild Saturday at Shows for Days With Michael Urie
Sutton Foster, With Special Guests Megan McGinnis and Colin Donnell, Kicks off New York Pops Summer Series in Style
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