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Watch Lea Michele, Bernadette Peters, Megan Hilty & More In Trailer for Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

Watch Lea Michele, Bernadette Peters, Megan Hilty & More In Trailer for Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

Lea Michele doesn’t need to wait for that Wicked movie to take a trip to Oz! The Broadway fave and Glee actress stars as Dorothy in the new 3-D amimated musical film Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return. The story follows Dorothy as she returns to Oz to find her old friends Glinda (Tony winner Bernadette Peters), Scarecrow (Dan Aykroyd), Tin ...

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B'way Stars Strip Down, Jenna Fischer Gets Happy & Jennifer Damiano Heads to Venice in This Week's Datebook

B'way Stars Strip Down, Jenna Fischer Gets Happy & Jennifer Damiano Heads to Venice in This Week's Datebook

After the excitement of Tony weekend, what's left to do? Plenty! Although the 2012-2013 season has officially come to an end, New York is already bustling with new openings, solo concerts from cherished Broadway vets and star-studded special events. Looking for a way to fill your summer nights? Read on below for this week’s Datebook.


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Watch Hugh Dancy and Raul Esparza in the Creepy Trailer for NBC's Serial Killer Thriller Hannibal

Watch Hugh Dancy and Raul Esparza in the Creepy Trailer for NBC's Serial Killer Thriller Hannibal

Hugh Dancy is a serial killer-hunting badass in NBC’s new TV thriller Hannibal. The Broadway vet stars as an FBI agent taking on the infamous criminal mastermind. The newly released trailer shows some action-packed and (fair warning!) incredibly bloody scenes, and even teases a guest appearance by Tony nominee Raul Esparza. Check out the video below to get a glimpse ...

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Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, Starring Lea Michele, Megan Hilty, Bernadette Peters & More, to Hit Theaters in Early 2014

Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, Starring Lea Michele, Megan Hilty, Bernadette Peters & More, to Hit Theaters in Early 2014

Many of our favorite Broadway stars are about to head down the yellow brick road...and straight into movie theaters! The 3-D animated musical film Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return (formerly titled Dorothy of Oz) will finally open in movie theaters early next year. Featuring original songs by Grammy- and Oscar-nominated singer Bryan Adams, the film will be completed this ...

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Watch Hugh Dancy Hunt Down Serial Killers in the Chilling New Trailer for Hannibal

Watch Hugh Dancy Hunt Down Serial Killers in the Chilling New Trailer for Hannibal

Get 'em, Hugh! Venus in Fur alum Hugh Dancy is taking on the world’s most notorious serial killers in the new TV thriller Hannibal, and NBC just released the first trailer for the sure to be creepy series. Dancy stars as badass FBI agent Will Graham, and if these clips are any indication, he explores some seriously disturbing crime ...

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Broadway Vets Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy Welcome a Baby Son

Broadway Vets Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy Welcome a Baby Son

It’s a boy for Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy: The stage and screen stars welcomed their first child, Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy, on December 17, according to People.com, which quoted the new mom as saying she looks forward to “getting to know our new Dancy” over the holidays.

Danes won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for Homeland, in ...

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Watch Lea Michele, Megan Hilty and More in the Trailer for Dorothy of Oz

Watch Lea Michele, Megan Hilty and More in the Trailer for Dorothy of Oz

Lea Michele is about to head down the yellow brick road! The Glee star is leading the cast of the animated feature Dorothy From Oz, taking on the iconic role of Dorothy Gale in a re-imagining of the beloved Oz tale. The film follows Dorothy after her initial adventures in the magical land. After returning home to Kansas, Dorothy ...

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Benjamin Walker, Patti LuPone, Cheyenne Jackson & More on the Big Screen! Summer Movies for Broadway Fans

Benjamin Walker, Patti LuPone, Cheyenne Jackson & More on the Big Screen! Summer Movies for Broadway Fans

Break out the popcorn, the summer movie season is coming! With openings of new Broadway shows slowing down during the summer months, there are still plenty of chances to catch some of your favorite theater stars in action. From the Tom Cruise-led film adaptation of the '80s-obsessed musical Rock of Ages to quirky indies starring stage favorites like Patti LuPone ...

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Fans Have Their Say! 2012 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations Announced

Fans Have Their Say! 2012 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations Announced

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After a week of fan voting, nominations have been announced for the 13th Annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, the only major theater prize chosen by Broadway theatergoers.

Topping the list of this year's nominees is the musical Newsies, which received a total of 11 nominations including Favorite New Musical. Leading man Jeremy ...

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Celebrate a Starry Night with Nina Arianda, Hugh Dancy & More at MTC's 2012 Spring Gala

Celebrate a Starry Night with Nina Arianda, Hugh Dancy & More at MTC's 2012 Spring Gala
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Broadway and off-Broadway stars collided at Cipriani 42nd Street on April 30 for the Manhattan Theatre Club’s annual Spring Gala. Hosted by Venus in Fur co-stars Nina Arianda and Hugh Dancy, the evening featured performances by Newsies star Jeremy Jordan, Josh Young and the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar, Corbin Bleu and the cast of Godspell, as well as cast ...

Tony Snub Poll Top Three: Fans Rally Behind the Stars of Venus in Fur, Follies & More

Tony Snub Poll Top Three: Fans Rally Behind the Stars of Venus in Fur, Follies & More

After the big announcement of the 2012 Tony nominations, Broadway.com was upset to see a few of our favorites left off the ballot. We wanted readers to have their own say too so we asked which Tony nomination snub upset you most. The results are in and a passionate director, a faded showgirl and a slick con man were ...

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Rant Alert! Five 2012 Tony Snubs That Totally Suck

Rant Alert! Five 2012 Tony Snubs That Totally Suck

The announcement of the Tony nominations is always exciting, but with only five available slots per category, there are sure to be a performers who don't get those congratulatory phone calls. Below, Broadway.com looks at five snubbed actors we hoped to see included on the ballot. Talk about a competitive season for this year's male headliners! Have your own ...

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Mario Cantone to Host 2012 Lucille Lortel Awards

Mario Cantone to Host 2012 Lucille Lortel Awards

Mario Cantone will host the 27th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards on May 6 at the NYU Skirball Center. Nominations for the awards, which honor outstanding achievement in off-Broadway productions, were announced on March 29 with Once and Tribes leading the pack with seven and six nominations respectively. As previoulsy announced producer Richard Frankel will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.  ...

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Follies and Death Takes a Holiday Lead 2012 Drama Desk Nominations

Follies and Death Takes a Holiday Lead 2012 Drama Desk Nominations

Nominations for the 2012 Drama Desk Awards were announced on April 27, and Death Takes a Holiday and Follies led the pack with a total of 10 nods each. The awards, which honor Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway productions, will be presented June 3 at Town Hall. Donna Murphy and Brian d'Arcy James announced the nominees, as well as special awards ...

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Bebe Neuwirth, Hugh Dancy & More to Honor Director Walter Bobbie at Classic Stage Company Gala

Bebe Neuwirth, Hugh Dancy & More to Honor Director Walter Bobbie at Classic Stage Company Gala

A star-studded crowd will honor Tony-winning director Walter Bobbie at Classic Stage Company’s annual benefit gala. The event is set for May 21 at Bridgewaters at South Street Seaport. Tony winner Bebe Neuwirth, an original star of Bobbie’s Chicago revival, is among those scheduled to appear, as are current Venus in Fur headliners Hugh Dancy and Nina Arianda.

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Get a First Look at Lea Michele and Bernadette Peters in Dorothy of Oz

Get a First Look at Lea Michele and Bernadette Peters in Dorothy of Oz

There are Broadway veterans aplenty in the new animated film Dorothy of Oz. Glee and Spring Awakening's Lea Michele will star as Dorothy Gale alongside Tony winner Bernadette Peters as Glinda, as well as Smash’s Megan Hilty, Venus in Fur’s Hugh Dancy, La Cage aux Folles’ Kelsey Grammer, Martin Short, James Belushi, Patrick Stewart and Oliver ...

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The Best Man's Eric McCormack, Venus in Fur's Hugh Dancy and More Set to Announce Obie Awards

The Best Man's Eric McCormack, Venus in Fur's Hugh Dancy and More Set to Announce Obie Awards

The 57th Annual Village Voice Obie Awards ceremony will be held on May 21 at Webster Hall in New York City. The awards will be presented by Eric McCormack, Grace Gummer, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Juliet Rylance, Lily Rabe, Michael McKean, Topher Grace and Tracee Chimo. Co-hosts and entertainment for the ceremony will be announced shortly.

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Venus In Fur’s Hugh Dancy Set to Star in NBC’s Hannibal

Venus In Fur’s Hugh Dancy Set to Star in NBC’s Hannibal

Venus In Fur’s Hugh Dancy has been cast as one of two leads in NBC’s Hannibal, according to Deadline.com. The 13 episode series, from Gaumont International Television, is written and executive produced by Bryan Fuller and executive produced by Martha De Laurentiis.

Hannibal, based on the classic characters from Thomas Harris’ novel Red Dragon, revolves around FBI agent ...

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Watch Venus In Fur Star Hugh Dancy Dish About Wife Claire Danes on CBS News

Watch Venus In Fur Star Hugh Dancy Dish About Wife Claire Danes on CBS News

Dashing leading man Hugh Dancy sizzles as a playwright auditioning actresses, namely the wisecracking Vanda (Nina Arianda), in David Ives’s erotically charged play Venus In Fur. Arianda and Dancy may engage in an onstage romantic game of cat and mouse, but in real life the Dancy’s heart was caught by actress Claire Danes. Dancy sat down with CBS News Sunday ...

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Venus in Fur Star Hugh Dancy Talks Bad Auditions on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Venus in Fur Star Hugh Dancy Talks Bad Auditions on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

In Venus in Fur dashing leading man Hugh Dancy plays a writer/director auditioning an aspiring actress (Nina Arianda). Dancy may be a big star himself these days, but when he stopped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on February 20 he opened up about the horrors of his own audition experiences. He even claimed “a dick” producer once ...

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Tony Administration Committee Makes Its Second Ruling for the 2011-2012 Season

Tony Administration Committee Makes Its Second Ruling for the 2011-2012 Season

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for a second time during the 2011-2012 theater season to consider the eligibility of 13 Broadway shows: Man and Boy, The Mountaintop, Relatively Speaking, Chinglish, Other Desert Cities, Godspell, Venus in Fur, Private Lives, Seminar, Bonnie & Clyde, Stick Fly, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever and Lysistrata Jones. The following decisions ...

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Venus in Fur Celebrates Its Second Broadway Opening, Starring Nina Arianda & Hugh Dancy

Venus in Fur Celebrates Its Second Broadway Opening, Starring Nina Arianda & Hugh Dancy

One Broadway opening wasn't enough for Venus in Fur and its acclaimed stars, Nina Arianda and Hugh Dancy: After the sexy play's limited engagement ended at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theater, a team of producers stepped in to give the production a second life at the Lyceum Theatre. Centering on a playwright/director and the actress ...

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Venus in Fur to Transfer to Broadway's Lyceum Theatre in February

Venus in Fur to Transfer to Broadway's Lyceum Theatre in February

Venus in Fur is set to transfer to Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. Starring Nina Arianda and Hugh Dancy, the David Ives play ends its limited engagement at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on December 18. The production, directed by Walter Bobbie, will resume performances at the Lyceum on February 7, 2012 and run through June 17, 2012.

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Kristin Chenoweth Is Bootylicious, Lady Gaga Stole Annaleigh Ashford's Look and Other Lessons of the Week

Kristin Chenoweth Is Bootylicious, Lady Gaga Stole Annaleigh Ashford's Look and Other Lessons of the Week

Another week has come and gone on Broadway, with plenty of headlines worth revisiting. Casting for the Les Miserables movie just keeps getting better and a few Broadway stars were glad to showcase some crude comedic pranks. Take a look at the newest batch of lessons below!


Kristin Chenoweth Is Bootylicious
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Venus in Fur Star Hugh Dancy Answers Your Questions About Onstage Intimacy, Mastering Accents and Playing Drunk

Venus in Fur Star Hugh Dancy Answers Your Questions About Onstage Intimacy, Mastering Accents and Playing Drunk

Hugh Dancy is currently creating sizzling onstage chemistry with Nina Arianda in the Broadway premiere of David Ives’ Venus in Fur. As a playwright/director and an ambitious actress, Dancy and Arianda go head to head, bringing an erotic play to life (literally) during an audition. The British-born actor recently took his place on Broadway.com’s studio couch to answer ...

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