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Finding Neverland's Carolee Carmello on the Starriest, Sexiest, Scariest (and More!) Roles of Her Great Stage Career

Finding Neverland's Carolee Carmello on the Starriest, Sexiest, Scariest (and More!) Roles of Her Great Stage Career

Broadway favorite Carolee Carmello looks back on her great resume in our newest video feature.

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Odds & Ends: Watch Audra McDonald & Will Swenson Get Drenched by an Elephant, Billy Porter Teams Up With Sting & More

Odds & Ends: Watch Audra McDonald & Will Swenson Get Drenched by an Elephant, Billy Porter Teams Up With Sting & More

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.

Billy Porter & Laverne Cox Will Join Patti LuPone & Sting in Concert
Kinky Boots Billy Porter and Orange is the New Black’s Laverne Cox will join the previously reported Patti LuPone and Sting in Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality. The event ...

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Jeremy Jordan, Laura Michelle Kelly & More Will Lead Finding Neverland at American Repertory Theater

Jeremy Jordan, Laura Michelle Kelly & More Will Lead Finding Neverland at American Repertory Theater

The previously announced Finding Neverland revamp will fly into Cambridge, Massachusetts with a starry cast. Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan will play J.M. Barrie in the American Repertory Theater production, a role played by Glee's Matthew Morrison in a workshop in March. Jordan will star opposite Broadway and West End vet Laura Michelle Kelly, who will play Sylvia Llewelyn ...

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Hugh Jackman Gets Presidential, Ed Harris Says 'Bye Y'all' & Paul Nolan Is One of the Guys in This Week's Datebook

Hugh Jackman Gets Presidential, Ed Harris Says 'Bye Y'all' & Paul Nolan Is One of the Guys in This Week's Datebook

Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the theater district... so much was going on! That's right, this week a slew of Broadway vets get together for various holiday benefits and cabarets, Hugh Jackman hosts Christmas in Washington for the Obamas and Paul Nolan strums his way into Once. Make sure those presents are wrapped early, because you won't ...

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Carolee Carmello and Phillip Boykin Will Sing Standards with Cheyenne Jackson for Broadway Classics at Carnegie Hall

Carolee Carmello and Phillip Boykin Will Sing Standards with Cheyenne Jackson for Broadway Classics at Carnegie Hall

The stars just keep on coming! Tony nominees Carolee Carmello and Phillip Boykin have joined the lineup for Broadway Classics at Carnegie Hall, a concert featuring show-tune standards that will play the famed music hall on November 29 in the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage.

Boykin and Carmello join previously announced star Cheyenne Jackson in the show, which will be backed ...

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Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung and More Pay Tribute to Judy Garland at the ‘Night of a Thousand Judys’

Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung and More Pay Tribute to Judy Garland at the ‘Night of a Thousand Judys’

Justin Sayre’s gay variety show The Meeting (headed to 54 Below in July) held its annual “Night of a Thousand Judys,” where Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung and more Broadway stars paid their tribute to the legendary Judy Garland!

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Ultimate Red Carpet Gallery! 120 Photos from the 2013 Tony Awards

Ultimate Red Carpet Gallery! 120 Photos from the 2013 Tony Awards
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It’s here! The biggest night in theater has arrived, and Broadway.com photographer Bruce Glikas is at the center of the red carpet capturing all your favorite nominees, presenters and guests as they enter Radio City Music Hall for the 2013 Tony Awards. Click below to see all the red carpet action in one easy-to-access place. Our photo gallery will ...

Puppet Sex, Intoxication, Naked Confessions & Dream Roles: 68 Secrets of the 2013 Tony Nominees

Puppet Sex, Intoxication, Naked Confessions & Dream Roles: 68 Secrets of the 2013 Tony Nominees

Before the awards are given out on June 9, Broadway.com is looking back on the shocking secrets, compelling confessions and awesome advice offered up by this year’s nominees. From nasty fan encounters to drunken public appearances, this year’s Tony hopefuls really made our jaws drop. Read on to really get to know the 2013 Tony Award nominees.

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Carolee Carmello Remembers Being Moved by the Triumphant Tale of Billy Elliot

Carolee Carmello Remembers Being Moved by the Triumphant Tale of Billy Elliot

In the weeks leading up to the 2013 Tony telecast, Broadway.com is posting video clips of favorite Tony memories of this year’s nominees, with their own commentary. Rounding out this year's series, Carolee Carmello, a Best Actress nominee for her performance as Aimee Semple McPherson in Scandalous, recalls the amazing "Angry Dance" performed by Billy Elliot star Trent Kowalik ...

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Fashionista Broadway Fans Have Spoken! Find Out Which Necklace Carolee Carmello Will Wear to the Tony Awards

Fashionista Broadway Fans Have Spoken! Find Out Which Necklace Carolee Carmello Will Wear to the Tony Awards

Broadway.com readers took their chance to play dress-up with one of the Great White Way's biggest stars—Scandalous Tony nominee Carolee Carmello—very seriously! Carmello went to Atelier Swarovski headquarters in Midtown Manhattan to pick Tony night jewelry to go with her divine blush pink strapless dress, and narrowed the selection to two choices: Atelier Swarovski by Stefano Poletti ...

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Let's Play Dress-Up! Help Scandalous Tony Nominee Carolee Carmello Choose Her Award Show Jewelry

Let's Play Dress-Up! Help Scandalous Tony Nominee Carolee Carmello Choose Her Award Show Jewelry

What's better than helping a Broadway superstar choose which gorgeous, glittery and glam jewelry she'll wear to the Tony Awards ceremony!? You're right—absolutely nothing! Here's your chance to play dress-up with one of the Great White Way's biggest stars. Scandalous Tony nominee Carolee Carmello already has a divine blush pink strapless dress picked out for Broadway's biggest night, but she ...

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Scandalous Cast Album, Featuring Tony Nominee Carolee Carmello, Sets June Release Date

Scandalous Cast Album, Featuring Tony Nominee Carolee Carmello, Sets June Release Date

The original Broadway cast recording of Scandalous, starring Tony nominee Carolee Carmello, is now available for digital download. Released through Shout! Broadway, the album will hit stores on June 15. Scandalous opened at the Neil Simon Theatre on November 15, 2012, where it ran for 29 performances.

Directed by David Armstrong, Scandalous is based on the life of Aimee Semple ...

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Which Boy Wizard Does Scandalous Nominee Carolee Carmello Want to Be Her Date to the Tony Awards?

Which Boy Wizard Does Scandalous Nominee Carolee Carmello Want to Be Her Date to the Tony Awards?

Tony nominee Carolee Carmello confesses which "loud" Broadway star she idolized as a kid, who she believes is responsible for her Tony nomination, why Evita reminds her of Scandalous and more.

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Scandalous Star Carolee Carmello Celebrates in Her PJs and Prays Kathie Lee Gifford Doesn't Want a 'Video Chat'

Scandalous Star Carolee Carmello Celebrates in Her PJs and Prays Kathie Lee Gifford Doesn't Want a 'Video Chat'

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is thrilled to be among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2013 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Carolee Carmello
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It's Tony Time! Kinky Boots and Matilda Top the 2013 Tony Award Nominations

It's Tony Time! Kinky Boots and Matilda Top the 2013 Tony Award Nominations

Two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster and Modern Family star and Broadway vet Jesse Tyler Ferguson announced the nominations for the 67th annual Tony Awards at the Library of the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center on April 30. Two new musicals dominated the nominations: Kinky Boots led the pack with 13 nods while the family-friendly Matilda followed closely on its (very ...

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Going for 2013 Tony Gold! Handicapping the Race for Best Actress in a Musical

Going for 2013 Tony Gold! Handicapping the Race for Best Actress in a Musical

It's Tony time on Broadway, and as always, we can't stop thinking about who'll be going for the gold on June 9! In anticipation of the 2013 nominations, which will be announced on April 30, we're clocking 14 of the top races. Take a look at our forecast, including frontrunners, hopefuls and a “shout out” to one performer or show ...

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Broadway.com Names the 10 Best Performances of 2012

 Broadway.com Names the 10 Best Performances of 2012

Every year, Broadway.com editors recognize performances we couldn't forget—and our list of the 10 best for 2012 is a mix of laugh-out-loud star turns, musical headliners and more. The Performances of the Year, in alphabetical order, are:


Christian Borle in Peter and the Starcatcher
Beneath Christian Borle’s mild-mannered exterior beats the heart of a fearless physical comedian—and his scene-stealing ...

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Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 6: The Road Not Taken

Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 6: The Road Not Taken

Ever wonder what Scandalous star Carolee Carmello would be doing with her life if she weren't a Broadway leading lady? Find out in the latest episode of Follow Me!
 

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Kathie Lee Gifford's Scandalous, Starring Carolee Carmello, Sets Broadway Closing Date

Kathie Lee Gifford's Scandalous, Starring Carolee Carmello, Sets Broadway Closing Date

Scandalous, the new Broadway musical from Kathie Lee Gifford, will hold its final performance on December 9 at the Neil Simon Theatre. The musical, which features a book and lyrics by Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, opened on November 15. At the time of closing, the show will have played 31 previews and 29 regular performances ...

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Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 5: Rain Drops on Roses & Whiskers on Kittens

Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 5: Rain Drops on Roses & Whiskers on Kittens

In the latest episode of her video blog, Scandalous star Carolee Carmello answers viewers' questions about what she can't live without, and gives us a tour of the cast dressing rooms. Click on to sneak a peek at a shirtless Edward Watts!

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Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 4: The Calm Before the Storm

Follow Me: Backstage at Scandalous with Carolee Carmello, Episode 4: The Calm Before the Storm

In the latest episode of her video blog, Scandalous star Carolee Carmello comes back to the Neil Simon Theatre after being put on vocal rest, and takes us behind the scenes of the show on opening night! Click on for the festivities!    

 
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Squigs Captures the Scintillating and Sanctified World of Scandalous, Starring Carolee Carmello

Squigs Captures the Scintillating and Sanctified World of Scandalous, Starring Carolee Carmello

Tony nominee Carolee Carmello stars in Scandalous, a blessed Broadway musical from Kathie Lee Gifford, David Pomeranz and David Friedman, about the life of 1920s revivalist and broadcasting pioneer Aimee Semple McPherson. With elaborate dance numbers, glitzy costumes and a colorful real-life heroine whose passion for saving souls was matched by her passion for making headlines, Scandalous co-stars (clockwise from ...

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Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Find Salvation in Kathie Lee Gifford's Scandalous?

Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Find Salvation in Kathie Lee Gifford's Scandalous?

Scandalous, written by Kathie Lee Gifford, David Pomeranz and David Friedman, brings the story of revivalist Aimee Semple McPherson (Carolee Carmello) to Broadway. Find out if Word of Mouth panelists Jane, Ruth and Brian are singing its praises. 

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Paul Rudd Makes People Puke, Anne Hathaway Grosses Us Out and More Lessons of the Week

Paul Rudd Makes People Puke, Anne Hathaway Grosses Us Out and More Lessons of the Week

Yeah, the world might be focused on James Bond and General Petraeus mixing business and pleasure, but let's get to the really important stuff and look at the 10 lessons learned this week on Broadway. From Henry Winkler to Kathie Lee Gifford, the stars had a lot to teach us in the last seven days.


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Carolee Carmello, Kathie Lee Gifford and More Celebrate Scandalous’ Heavenly Broadway Opening

Carolee Carmello, Kathie Lee Gifford and More Celebrate Scandalous’ Heavenly Broadway Opening
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The new musical Scandalous, starring Tony nominee Carolee Carmello, Broadway belter Roz Ryan and Tony winner George Hearn, opened at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre on November 15, and, thanks to the show’s scribe and lyricist Kathie Lee Gifford, there were more stars at this opening than in the sky! Directed by David Armstrong with music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman ...

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