PLAYBILL POLL: Which Role Should Oprah Winfrey Play on Broadway?
25 Jan 2015
Oprah Winfrey, the former talk show-host who also boasts an internationally recognized brand and empire, has continued to prove herself a talented actress by tackling a range of challenging on-screen roles. Her film credits include "The Color Purple," "Lee Daniels' The Butler," "Beloved" and this year's Oscar-nominated "Selma." This week it was reported that Winfrey hopes to appear in a new stage adaptation of The Visit, which is not the first time she has hinted at a Broadway debut. Playbill.com took to social media and asked readers which Broadway role they'd most like to see Winfrey play.
PLAYBILL POLL: What is Your Favorite Female Empowerment Musical?
18 Jan 2015
There has been a bit of a stir within the Broadway community and the media of late, concerning whether or not there's room for strong women to sing their stories on Broadway. Playbill.com has taken this opportunity to celebrate female empowerment and asked readers, via social media, which musicals they thought served up the biggest dose of "Girl Power."