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Hear Jennifer Hudson and Jeremy Jordan's Showstopping New Numbers from Smash

Hear Jennifer Hudson and Jeremy Jordan's Showstopping New Numbers from Smash

On next week’s episode of Smash, Jennifer Hudson takes center stage for a special concert showcasing the divine talents of her character, Broadway diva Ronnie Moore. But it’s not just Hudson who steals the show: Jeremy Jordan’s troubled composer Jimmy also lets loose (via song, a.k.a. the only appropriate way to let loose) with his ...

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Smash Survey Results: Fans are Begging for Bombshell to Hit Broadway

Smash Survey Results: Fans are Begging for Bombshell to Hit Broadway

The results are in from this week’s Smash Survey, in which we asked Broadway.com readers to pick the fictional Smash musical they’d most like to see come to Broadway for realsies.

Unsurprisingly, the results are overwhelmingly in favor of Bombshell, the show-within-the-show that’s had audiences and critics buzzing for the past year. A solid 53% of ...

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Smash Sinks Lower in Ratings; Down from Season Premiere

Smash Sinks Lower in Ratings; Down from Season Premiere

Turns out even Jennifer Hudson can’t salvage the sinking ship that is Smash. NBC’s musical drama posted low ratings for its February 19 episode “The Dramaturg,” which received 3.3 million viewers and a 0.9 rating among adults 18-49, reports Entertainment Weekly.

The numbers are down 25% from Smash’s two-hour season premiere on February 5, which ...

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What’s Up, Megan Hilty? The Smash Star on Recording Bombshell and Singing Robyn

What’s Up, Megan Hilty? The Smash Star on Recording Bombshell and Singing Robyn

At the center of Smash there’s a whole lot of heart, and it’s got a name: Megan Hilty. The Broadway alum is the best part of the NBC musical dramedy, and her fabulous performance as troubled stage hopeful Ivy Lynn continues on the new Bombshell album (featuring songs from the Marilyn Monroe-themed show-within-the-show). Also coming down the pipeline ...

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Jeremy Jordan Gets Hit! Bombshell Explodes! Sneak a Peek at What's Coming Up on Smash

Jeremy Jordan Gets Hit! Bombshell Explodes! Sneak a Peek at What's Coming Up on Smash

There’s a lot going down behind the scenes over at Bombshell, the fictional musical that no longer the only tuner at the center of attention on NBC’s musical dramedy Smash. This season will pave the way for at least two new musicals which will give Bombshell a run for its Marilyn Monroe money—the gritty rocker Hit List ...

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Survival of the Smashest: Ranking Every Musical Number from the Season Two Premiere

Survival of the Smashest: Ranking Every Musical Number from the Season Two Premiere

Have you had time to breathe since the Broadway-centric Smash season two premiere last night? The toe-tapping musical numbers from the two-hour-long epiosde are still replaying in our heads! The double-whammy episodes “On Broadway” and “The Fallout” were jam-packed with great performances, from Megan Hilty’s poll-winning 11 o’clock number to Jennifer Hudson’s big ol’ Broadway showstopper. Did ...

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Smash and Burn! Season Two Premiere Disappoints in Ratings

Smash and Burn! Season Two Premiere Disappoints in Ratings

Eek! Though expectations were high for the return of NBC’s Broadway soap Smash, which premiered its second season on February 5, it appears that people didn’t so much “hate-watch” the show as they did “not watch” it.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the season opener was down a whopping 71 percent from its debut last February. The splashy ...

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Smash Survey Results: Megan Hilty’s Showstopping Final Number Wowed Fans

Smash Survey Results: Megan Hilty’s Showstopping Final Number Wowed Fans

Tuesday night marked the return of Smash, and Broadway.com asked readers to pick the most surprising moment from the season two opener. At the top of the list came Megan Hilty’s jaw-dropping 11 o’clock number “They Just Keep Moving The Line,” performed at the American Theatre Wing gala. While Ivy saved the day for the fictional musical ...

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Smash Survey: Which Season Two Premiere Moment Surprised You Most?

Smash Survey: Which Season Two Premiere Moment Surprised You Most?

SPOILER ALERT! Stop reading if you haven't seen the season premiere of Smash

Theater fans, rejoice! Smash is back! NBC's love-it-or-loathe-it dramedy returned to the small screen for its second season, and the jam-packed two-hour premiered delivered tons of drama for our favorite crew of thespians (and the people who make their lives difficult). Julia's a mess ...

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Smash Dress Rehearsal: 10 Burning Questions for the Season Premiere

Smash Dress Rehearsal: 10 Burning Questions for the Season Premiere

The season two premiere of Smash is finally here! Fans have been patiently waiting for the return of television’s wacky, wild, wonderful ode to musical theater. Plenty of plot developments are in store for the February 5 two-hour season opener, but we can't wait another minute to find out what happens to the folks behind Bombshell. As the ...

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