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A brand-new musical based on the novel and film of the same name arrives on Broadway starring Norbert Leo Butz.

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Exclusive! Aaron Tveit on Two New Movie Roles and How Big Fish Buddy Norbert Leo Butz Made Him Cry

Exclusive! Aaron Tveit on Two New Movie Roles and How Big Fish Buddy Norbert Leo Butz Made Him Cry

Les Miserables movie fave Aaron Tveit experienced a Broadway flashback when he picked up his tickets for opening night of the new musical Big Fish at the Neil Simon Theatre on October 6.

“It felt very nostalgic to be back at the Neil Simon,” Tveit told Broadway.com at the show’s opening night bash across 52nd Street at Roseland ...

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Holy Mackerel! It's a Giant-Sized Opening Night For Norbert Leo Butz & the Cast of Big Fish

Holy Mackerel! It's a Giant-Sized Opening Night For Norbert Leo Butz & the Cast of Big Fish
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Big Fish made a big Broadway splash on October 6, when the new musical officially opened at the Neil Simon Theatre. Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman and featuring music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and a book by John August, the new tuner tells the extraordinary story of Edward Bloom, a man who tells, well, extraordinary stories! After taking ...

Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert Kick Up Their Heels on the Enchanting Opening Night of Big Fish

Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert Kick Up Their Heels on the Enchanting Opening Night of Big Fish

The larger-than-life cast of Big Fish had a great reason to celebrate on October 6: the new musical officially opened on Broadway! See what Norbert Leo Butz and the stars had to say on their big night.

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The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish Opens on Broadway, Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert

The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish Opens on Broadway, Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert

The new musical Big Fish is casting its net in the Broadway seas! Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman, the larger-than-life show opens October 6 at the Neil Simon Theatre. Based on the book and film of the same name, Big Fish stars Norbert Leo Butz as a father with big dreams and the production features music and lyrics by ...

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Squigs Sketches a Larger-Than-Life Portrait of Norbert Leo Butz & the Cast of Big Fish

Squigs Sketches a Larger-Than-Life Portrait of Norbert Leo Butz & the Cast of Big Fish

Big Fish is bringing a big dose of magic to the Great White Way, and Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson swam to the Neil Simon Theatre to catch the new adventure onstage, then drew this portrait of the cast in action. Clockwise from bottom left, the drawing features Zachary Unger as Young Will, Ryan Andes as Karl the ...

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Reel In This Video First Look at Broadway’s Big Fish, Starring Norbert Leo Butz

Reel In This Video First Look at Broadway’s Big Fish, Starring Norbert Leo Butz

Big Fish is bringing the larger-than-life tales of Edward Bloom to Broadway, starring Norbert Leo Butz as an extravagant storyteller with huge dreams. Check out a video sneak peek of production, opening October 6 at the Neil Simon Theatre!

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Ciara Renee on Her Transformation From ‘Video Game Dork’ to Broadway Witch in Big Fish

Ciara Renee on Her Transformation From ‘Video Game Dork’ to Broadway Witch in Big Fish

Age & Hometown: 22; Harrisburg, PA

Current Role: A dazzling Broadway debut as the mysterious and magical Witch who predicts Edward Bloom’s future in Big Fish.

Big Dreams: Ciara Renee exudes confidence and charm in Big Fish, but growing up, she insists she wasn’t so smooth. “My older brother Billy was really into video games, and of course I ...

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Composer Andrew Lippa Sits Down at the Piano to Share the Larger-Than-Life Tales of Big Fish

Composer Andrew Lippa Sits Down at the Piano to Share the Larger-Than-Life Tales of Big Fish

Composer Andrew Lippa tells the stories behind his charming new score for Big Fish and performs a few of the musical's memorable songs, including “Fight the Dragons,” “Be the Hero” and “Daffodils.”

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Book Writer John August on Bringing the ‘Funny, Weird and Touching’ Story of Big Fish to Broadway

Book Writer John August on Bringing the ‘Funny, Weird and Touching’ Story of Big Fish to Broadway

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After adapting Big Fish for the big screen, John August knew that the 2003 film, based on the novel by Daniel Wallace, would make a thrilling, larger-than-life Broadway musical. The only problem? He’d never written for the theater! August, whose long list of screenplay credits includes Go, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Dark Shadows and Corpse ...

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Get a Splashy First Look at Big Fish, Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert

Get a Splashy First Look at Big Fish, Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin & Bobby Steggert
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The new musical Big Fish has cast its line in the Broadway seas, and we’ve got a colorful first look at the heartwarming production. Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman, the new stage adaptation of Daniel Wallace’s novel tells the story of Edward Bloom (two-time Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz), a man who tells fantastical stories about his ...

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