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Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Want Betty Buckley to Scare the Sh*t Out of Them on American Horror Story

Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Want Betty Buckley to Scare the Sh*t Out of Them on American Horror Story

Last week, Ryan Murphy's horror anthology American Horror Story wrapped up its third installment with the conclusion of its "Coven" storyline. The show, which debuted in 2011, has always played by its own rules and each year seems to find a new way to one-up itself in shock value. This season, Murphy upped the ante by stacking the cast ...

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Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Diva Should Be on American Horror Story Next Season?

Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Diva Should Be on American Horror Story Next Season?

It’s been a standout season for celebrated thespians on Amercan Horror Story: Coven, with a plethora of esteemed character actresses getting witchy scenery to chew on. The FX series just ended its third installment, with a stacked cast featuring Tony winners (Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole) and Oscar winners (Jessica Lange and Kathy Bates), not to mention other celebrated ...

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Glam Witch Alert! See Jessica Lange, Sarah Paulson and More in the New American Horror Story: Coven Teaser

Glam Witch Alert! See Jessica Lange, Sarah Paulson and More in the New American Horror Story: Coven Teaser

If you weren’t already excited for the all-star line-up in the upcoming third season of American Horror Story, the latest teaser should convince you otherwise. While the rest of the enigmatic teasers for AHS: Coven have been, well, enigmatic, this just-released spot for the show (premiering October 9 on FX) finally shows off a first look at cast members ...

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Tony Winner Courtney B. Vance Lands a Lucky Portrait on the Wall at Sardi’s

Tony Winner Courtney B. Vance Lands a Lucky Portrait on the Wall at Sardi’s
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First a Tony, now a Sardi’s portrait! Veteran stage actor Courtney B. Vance—who earned his first Tony Award this past June for his scene-stealing turn in Lucky Guy—received yet another amazing honor on July 2 when the folks at iconic NYC eatery Sardi’s unveiled a caricature of Vance to join the other star portraits hanging along ...

Angela Bassett, Tyler Perry & More Celebs Take The Trip to Bountiful on Broadway, Starring Cicely Tyson

Angela Bassett, Tyler Perry & More Celebs Take The Trip to Bountiful on Broadway, Starring Cicely Tyson
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Angela Bassett, Star Jones, Tyler Perry, Barbara Cook and more stars of stage and screen are making the journey to Broadway to see Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad in the Tony-nominated revival of The Trip to Bountiful! Directed by Michael Wilson, Horton Foote’s 1953 play tells the story of Carrie Watts (Tyson), an elderly ...

Angela Bassett, S. Epatha Merkerson & Quincy Jones Take in the Music and Magic of Kinky Boots

Angela Bassett, S. Epatha Merkerson & Quincy Jones Take in the Music and Magic of Kinky Boots
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The award-winning Broadway spectacular Kinky Boots played host to a trio of very famous faces over the weekend of May 17. First, stage and screen stars Angela Bassett and S. Epatha Merkerson dropped by the Al Hirschfeld Theatre to see their mutual friend Billy Porter’s acclaimed performance as Lola in the Cyndi Lauper/Harvey Fierstein tuner. Then on May ...

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Ricky Martin, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield and 52 Others Earn 2012 Drama League Nominations

Ricky Martin, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield and 52 Others Earn 2012 Drama League Nominations

Nominations for the 78th annual Drama League Awards have been announced. The awards ceremony will take place May 18 at the Marriot Marquis, hosted by Stockard Channing and John Larroquette. The Drama League Awards recognize distinguished productions, performances and exemplary career achievements in musical theatre and directing. As previously announced the Drama League's 2012 Distinguished Contributions and Achievements in ...

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Angela Bassett Visits Broadway-Bound Clybourne Park

Angela Bassett Visits Broadway-Bound Clybourne Park
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After enduring its share of offstage drama, Bruce Norris’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park is headed to Broadway on March 26. This racially charged dark comedy charts the fate of a suburban Chicago home in 1959 and 2009, with the talented cast of seven taking on different roles in each act. On a recent trip to Los Angeles, Broadway.com ...

Drama Diva Angela Bassett on Returning to Broadway, Overcoming Her Fears and Climbing The Mountaintop

Drama Diva Angela Bassett on Returning to Broadway, Overcoming Her Fears and Climbing The Mountaintop

From rolling down the river as Tina Turner in What’s Love Got To Do With It to witnessing the moonwalk as Katherine Jackson in the miniseries The Jacksons: An American Dream and picking up the pieces after her husband's assassination as Betty Shabazz in Malcom X, Angela Bassett has made a film career out of portraying real women ...

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10 Showstopping Scenes of 2011: Singing, Dancing and Flying Moments That Left Us in Awe

10 Showstopping Scenes of 2011: Singing, Dancing and Flying Moments That Left Us in Awe

Broadway audiences enjoyed a bevy of spectacular musicals and plays in 2011. While each show had its special moments, Broadway.com's editors compiled a list of 10 showstopping scenes that brought us to our collective feet. Scroll below to relive these electrifying moments, presented alphabetically.

“Anything Goes” (Anything Goes)
Anything Goes returned to the Rialto this year starring Broadway ...

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