April 25, 2015

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Michael Jackson and Stephen Schwartz? 10 Surprising Pop Covers of Broadway Songs
25 Apr 2015
Pop and Broadway may seem like a surprising combination to some. But the two fields of entertainment have a long history of overlapping. Playbill.com correspondent Ben Rimalower offers a collection of some of the best songs resulting from those collaborations. Who would have thought that these artists would end up working together?

A Fine Showmance: How Lisa Kron's Biggest Fan Became Her Life Partner
25 Apr 2015
As part of our ongoing profiles of theatre couples, Playbill.com sits down with Pulitzer Prize-nominated wives Lisa Kron and Madeline George as the two discuss a lifetime of living and writing together.



Stage Views: Once Tony Nominee Elizabeth A. Davis On Hamilton, The Lion, Alysha Umphress and More
25 Apr 2015 -- Playbill.com's series features actors commenting on their recent theatregoing experiences, what productions they're looking forward to and more.

A Band of Angels, Directed by Scottsboro Boys Star, Begins in NYC
25 Apr 2015 -- Award-winning actor Colman Domingo, who recently starred in the critically acclaimed civil rights film "Selma," directs the New York City Children’s Theater production of A Band of Angels by Myla Churchill, beginning April 25.

Cats Closes at London Palladium Tonight, But Returns in October (25 Apr 2015)

That Bachelorette Show!, Where Audiences Pick the Groom, Opens Tonight (25 Apr 2015)

Intimate Evita Rocks Brooklyn Starting Tonight (25 Apr 2015)

Playbill Video Week in Review: Darren Criss, Hamilton Celebrates A Chorus Line, Highlights From Something Rotten! And Fun Home (25 Apr 2015)

Lindsay Mendez and Derek Klena Reunite Tonight for Pasek and Paul Concert, Also Featuring Ben Platt (25 Apr 2015)

An American in Paris Announces Plans for National Tour (24 Apr 2015)

See the 10 Best-Dressed Celebs Who Took a Visit to Opening Night of The Visit (24 Apr 2015)

Kristin Chenoweth Out of Tonight's On the Twentieth Century Performance (24 Apr 2015)

BC/EFA Cancels Broadway Bares Solo Strips After Venue Owners Meet With Anti-Gay Politician (24 Apr 2015)

Cleveland Play House Will Receive 2015 Regional Theatre Tony Award (24 Apr 2015)

Take That, Critics! Sly Something Rotten! Quote Ad Goes Viral (24 Apr 2015)

Swipe Right! The 14 Broadway Characters Who Should Be On Tinder (24 Apr 2015)

Playbill on Opening Night: The Visit — Chita's Back on Broadway, and She's "Un-killable" (24 Apr 2015)

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Lin-Manuel Miranda and Daryl Roth to Theater Subdistrict Council (24 Apr 2015)

Willkommen! See the First Publicity Shots of Signature's Cabaret Stars Barrett Wilbert Weed and Wesley Taylor (24 Apr 2015)

Playbill on Opening Night: Who Inspired the New Orleanian Outcasts of Airline Highway? (24 Apr 2015)

In Case You Missed It: Something Rotten!, The Visit and More End the Season; Did They Like It? (24 Apr 2015)

Photo Exclusive: When a Photo Shoot Turns Into a High-Energy Dance-Off! Meet the Hunky Sailors of On the Town (24 Apr 2015)

Tony Awards Rule on Eligibility for Last 18 Shows of the Season, Including Fun Home and American in Paris (24 Apr 2015)

Photo Call: Inside the First Rehearsal of Masterwork Theater's The Glass Menagerie (24 Apr 2015)

Watch New Fish in the Dark Star Jason Alexander Sing on "Late Late Show" (24 Apr 2015)

Stage Portrait: It Shoulda Been You's Lisa Howard, Harriet Harris, Sierra Boggess, David Burtka, Chip Zien, Tyne Daly (24 Apr 2015)

Megan Hilty Will Sing Like Ethel Merman in ABC Series; New Play and Encores! On the Horizon (24 Apr 2015)

54 Below to Offer Sneak Peek of Broadway-Bound Musical One For My Baby (24 Apr 2015)

Kristin Chenoweth Immortalized As a Barbie (24 Apr 2015)

Photo Call: Airline Highway Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call, Parade and Party (24 Apr 2015)

Ahrens and Flaherty's Anastasia Sets World Premiere (24 Apr 2015)

"Weeds" Star Tonye Patano Helps Sew Katori Hall 's The Blood Quilt, Beginning Tonight (24 Apr 2015)

New Film Musical Based On Hit London Play Uses Characters' Exact Words as Lyrics (24 Apr 2015)

Photo Call: The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call, Backstage and Party (24 Apr 2015)

Watch the Cast of Something Rotten! Rock Out on "Today" (24 Apr 2015)

New Solo Recording from Marin Mazzie Due in May; Track List Announced (24 Apr 2015)

Will Tom Cruise Star in "Bob the Musical"? (24 Apr 2015)

Dawn French To Bring 30 Million Minutes to the West End's Vaudeville Theatre (24 Apr 2015)

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang To Be Revived at U.K's West Yorkshire Playhouse Prior to National Tour (24 Apr 2015)

Cats Returning to London Palladium for a Further Ten-Week Season (24 Apr 2015)

Casting Announced for U.K Premiere of Kinky Boots; Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry to Star (24 Apr 2015)

Nicole Kidman To Return to the London Stage in U.K Premiere of Anna Ziegler's Photograph 51 (24 Apr 2015)

150 to Slam Shakespeare's Sonnets in Central Park Today (24 Apr 2015)

10 Reasons Why Stephen Colbert Should Give the Tony Awards the "Colbert Bump" (24 Apr 2015)

Past and Present Heidi Stars Boyd Gaines and Bryce Pinkham on the Gay Best Friend and Post-Show Karaoke (24 Apr 2015)

Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: April 24 (24 Apr 2015)

She Loves Me Tony Nominee Is Rose in Yorktown Gypsy, Starting Tonight (24 Apr 2015)

Best in Show: Book of Mormon's Gavin Creel On Wally Clemens, A Hound with a Penchant for Private Parts (24 Apr 2015)

Tony Winner Lena Hall Brings Sin and Salvation to San Francisco (24 Apr 2015)

The Verdict: Read Reviews of Airline Highway on Broadway (23 Apr 2015)

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