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Alexander Hanson on Telling Lies in London's The Truth, Loving Bernadette Peters & the Strain of Not Singing

Alexander Hanson on Telling Lies in London's The Truth, Loving Bernadette Peters & the Strain of Not Singing

French writer Florian Zeller has proven to be catnip for actors, with Kenneth Cranham and Frank Langella winning an Olivier and a Tony Award, respectively, for The Father and Gina McKee garnering raves in London in The Mother. Now comes musicals veteran Alexander Hanson (Stephen Ward, A Little Night Music) with his furiously funny performance in a non-singing role in ...

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The Color Purple's Patrice Covington on the Divas Who Taught Her to Sing & Raising Her Voice as Squeak

The Color Purple's Patrice Covington on the Divas Who Taught Her to Sing & Raising Her Voice as Squeak

Age: "I am 100,000 years old."

Hometown: Chesapeake, VA

Current Role: Squeak, a waitress who causes a stir (to say the least) at Harpo’s juke joint in The Color Purple.

Stage & Screen Cred: Covington is making her Broadway debut in the Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple. Her other stage credits include the role of Effie in the ...

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Reservation Confirmed! Ask Fully Committed's Jesse Tyler Ferguson Anything

Reservation Confirmed! Ask Fully Committed's Jesse Tyler Ferguson Anything

Right this way! Fully Committed star Jesse Tyler Ferguson is Broadway.com's next Ask a Star, and you've got the best seat in the house to submit your questions. Whether you want the stage and screen fave to dish on his super-human memorization skills, Broadway BFFs, Modern Family secrets or what he thought of this summer's Shakespeare in the Park ...

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Big Bang Theory's Kunal Nayyar on Becoming Buddies with Co-Star Jesse Eisenberg in London's The Spoils

Big Bang Theory's Kunal Nayyar on Becoming Buddies with Co-Star Jesse Eisenberg in London's The Spoils

Kunal Nayyar has acquired a vast following on the back of playing Raj Koothrappali on CBS TV’s ever-popular The Big Bang Theory, but the London-born Indian actor is spending his summer hiatus on the London stage co-starring opposite Oscar nominee Jesse Eisenberg in Eisenberg’s play The Spoils, at the Trafalgar Studios. Broadway.com caught the ever-amiable Nayyar for a chat ...

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Nicholas Afoa, Star of London's The Lion King, on Leaving Sports & Finding a Brotherhood of Simbas

Nicholas Afoa, Star of London's The Lion King, on Leaving Sports & Finding a Brotherhood of Simbas

Nicholas Afoa has only ever been in one professional musical ever and it happens to be that globe-trotting crowd-puller The Lion King. Having first played adult Simba in Australia, the 30-year-old New Zealander has now stepped into the same role at London’s Lyceum Theatre for a year-long run in the West End. Broadway.com caught up with the engaging performer ...

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It's Her Party! American Idol Fave & The Marvelous Wonderettes Star Diana DeGarmo Is Taking Your Questions

It's Her Party! American Idol Fave & The Marvelous Wonderettes Star Diana DeGarmo Is Taking Your Questions

We got to know (and love!) The Marvelous Wonderettes' Diana DeGarmo on the small screen; the Alabama native was the runner-up on season three of American Idol. Now, she's back on the New York stage in off-Broadway's delightful, bubble-gum pink 1950s musical, belting out chart-toppers like "Lollipop," "Stupid Cupid," "It's My Party" and "Son of a Preacher ...

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The Sound of Music Tour Star Melody Betts on Tapping Into Her Own Faith, Audra Inspiration & Backstage Belting

The Sound of Music Tour Star Melody Betts on Tapping Into Her Own Faith, Audra Inspiration & Backstage Belting

In the final moments of The Sound of Music’s first act, Melody Betts takes center stage as Mother Abbess as she delivers the last verse of “Climb Ev’ry Mountain” with a pure, commanding soprano. Before taking on the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical in the current North American tour, Betts had audiences giving mid-show standing ovations as a featured ...

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Meet Tracy! Newcomer Maddie Baillio Discusses Headlining NBC's Hairspray Live!

Meet Tracy! Newcomer Maddie Baillio Discusses Headlining NBC's Hairspray Live!

Oh, oh, oh, Maddie Baillio woke up today, feeling the way she always does, except she had some big news to share: this December, she’ll take on the coveted role of Tracy Turnblad in NBC’s Hairspray Live! The Texas native just finished her sophomore year as a Theatre Arts major at Marymount Manhattan College, and now she’s getting ready to ...

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Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Age: "A lady never tells."

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Current Role: Eclipsed's Bessie, one of the captive wives of a commanding officer in the thick of Liberia's Civil War.

Stage & Screen Cred: Armand has been under Liesl Tommy's direction in Eclipsed since its Yale Repertory Theatre incarnation; the Broadway run marks her fourth stint in the production. She ...

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The Go-Between's Gemma Sutton on Getting to Play a Brit Again & the Joy of Co-Starring with the 'Extraordinary' Michael Crawford

The Go-Between's Gemma Sutton on Getting to Play a Brit Again & the Joy of Co-Starring with the 'Extraordinary' Michael Crawford

Gemma Sutton played Julie Jordan in a radical off-West End production in 2014 of Carousel and has the distinction of having played both June and then Louise opposite Imelda Staunton in 2016 Tony nominee Jonathan Kent's recent West End revival of Gypsy. The actress is currently starring opposite another iconic theater talent— Michael Crawford—in the new West End musical The ...

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