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Tonight We're

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Tonight We're "Rockin' for Rockaway" With an All-Star Lineup

Tonight, FriendsofRockaway and The Fest for Beatles Fans are bringing New Yorkers and rock legends together for the jam sesh of the year, a music benefit supporting Rockaway Park, New York. It was just a couple short...

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Ne-Yo On

Monday, December 10, 2012

Ne-Yo On "Saturday Night Live"

In 2010 Ne-Yo released Libra Scale, a bizarre concept album about garbage men that give up the ability to fall in love in order to become superheroes. Ne-Yo has said he wanted to turn the album in to a movie,...

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Review:

Friday, December 07, 2012

Review: "Golden Boy" Packs a Punch

Do we pursue our creative passions, or lean in to choices that offer greater assurance of comfort and security? It’s an internal monologue anyone can appreciate, and a decision “cockeyed wonder” Joe...

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Give to the New York Cares Coat Drive

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Give to the New York Cares Coat Drive

The New York Cares Coat Drive serves an important need every year: providing homeless people with a warm winter coat. But in Sandy's wake, its mission is even more important. Thousands of New Yorkers displaced by the...

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Fallon, The Roots, Mariah Perform Holiday Classic

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Fallon, The Roots, Mariah Perform Holiday Classic

Diva Maria Carey visited the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon "Music Room" Wednesday to perform her classic Christmas song -- with a twist. Carey was accompanied by host Jimmy Fallon, house band The Roots and...

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Closing Notices for

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

Closing Notices for "The Anarchist," "Scandalous"

Patti LuPone has been paroled from a show that earned winning reviews for her performance, but didn’t live up to expectations for its story or her famous co-star.   “The Anarchist,” the...

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1st Look Loves:

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

1st Look Loves: "The Dash Snow Initiative"

Among the glittering events happening in Miami for Art Basel is a private dinner and auction presented by Chanel and Paddle8 to benefit the Henry Street Settlement’s Boys & Girls Republic (BGR) and the Dash...

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Cicely Tyson to Star in

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Cicely Tyson to Star in "Bountiful"

After a 30-year absence, Oscar nominee Cicely Tyson will return to Broadway this spring in a limited engagement of Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful.” “In many ways Broadway is my...

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Review:

Friday, November 30, 2012

Review: "Dead Accounts" Comes Up Short

Playwright Theresa Rebeck was born and raised in Ohio, and from the sound of things, it may be time for her to get back to the Midwest. As Rebeck’s “Dead Accounts” opens, Jack (Norbert Leo Butz,...

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Ricky Martin, Elena Roger End

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Ricky Martin, Elena Roger End "Evita" Run

Still want to be “Livin’ Evita Loca,” as the backstage joke goes? Time is running out. Producers Hal Luftig and Scott Sanders said Monday that the top-billed cast of “Evita” will play...

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Broadway Has a New

Monday, November 26, 2012

Broadway Has a New "Golden Boy"

Talk about theater that packs a punch. Broadway is gearing up for the opening next week of the Clifford Odets classic “Golden Boy” at the Belasco Theatre, in a production presented by Lincoln Center...

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DETAILS: Macy's Parade Street Closures, Balloon Watch

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

DETAILS: Macy's Parade Street Closures, Balloon Watch

Thousands of tri-state residents and people from all over the world are expected to descend on the city for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.   The NYPD released information on street closures for...

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

"Christmas Story" Critics' Roundup

“A Christmas Story: The Musical” arrived on Broadway Monday night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, for a holiday engagement through Dec. 30.  Inspired by the 1983 holiday film favorite, the musical...

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Friday, November 16, 2012

"The Performers" to Close Sunday

Gee, that was fast. Producers of the new Broadway comedy “The Performers” said Thursday night the show would close on Sunday, after a run of only seven performances. In a statement, Robyn Goodman, Amanda...

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Liza Minnelli to Appear on

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Liza Minnelli to Appear on "Smash"

Entertainment superstar Liza Minnelli will guest star as herself in a second season episode of NBC’s “Smash,” the network said today. Minnelli will appear in an episode titled “The Surprise...

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

"Bare" Fans Help to Design Musical's Set

Scenic designer Donyale Werle turned to prospective audience members for help creating the set of “Bare,” the Off-Broadway musical beginning previews at New World Stages on Monday, Nov. 19. In...

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Review: Lilla Crawford Shines as

Monday, November 12, 2012

Review: Lilla Crawford Shines as "Annie"

It’s always seemed like an adult was the center of attention each time “Annie” has escaped the orphanage. Dorothy Loudon, as the man-hungry caretaker Miss Hannigan, won a 1977 Tony for the role,...

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Danner Signs On for

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Danner Signs On for "Nice Work..."

Blythe Danner will join the cast of the musical comedy “Nice Work If You Can Get It” for 12 weeks, beginning Dec. 18. Danner will take over the role of Millicent Winter, the mother of Matthew...

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Review: Jessica Chastain as

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Review: Jessica Chastain as "The Heiress"

Would you marry someone who loved you for your money more than your soul, if there were no better prospects? And what if there was no way to be sure where that selfishness ended and the genuine love, if it’s...

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1st Look Loves: Gary Clark Jr.

Friday, October 26, 2012

1st Look Loves: Gary Clark Jr. "Blak and Blu"

The album is finally here, "Blak and Blu." It couldn't come soon enough. Following the release of Gary Clark Jr.'s first major-label release "The Bright Lights" EP, the full-length debut album has...

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