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A new musical featuring an original score by Sting.

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The Last Ship Tony Nominee Sting Reveals His Delicious Secret Talent

The Last Ship Tony Nominee Sting Reveals His Delicious Secret Talent

Rock god Sting, Tony-nominated for his The Last Ship score, reveals how to get a nom, his winner face and what he wishes he could do.

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Sting Gets a Spot at Sardi’s! The Last Ship Creator & Star Is Honored with a Portrait

Sting Gets a Spot at Sardi’s! The Last Ship Creator & Star Is Honored with a Portrait
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The Last Ship creator and star Sting is surprised with a portrait on the legendary wall at Sardi’s! Click for photos from the unveiling of the new work of art on January 20, 2015.

Bon Voyage to The Last Ship; Sting Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway

Bon Voyage to The Last Ship; Sting Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway

Pop star Sting boarding the cast of his musical The Last Ship was not enough to save the show, which will bid farewell to the Great White Way when his limited run ends on January 24, 2015. The high-profile tuner opened officially at the Neil Simon Theatre on October 26, 2014 and at time of closing will have played ...

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Watch Sting Talk About How He Handled Stepping Into The Last Ship With Two Days Rehearsal

Watch Sting Talk About How He Handled Stepping Into The Last Ship With Two Days Rehearsal

Sting, the creator—and now star—of The Last Ship, stopped by LIVE with Kelly and Michael on December 23 to talk about his inspiration for the show as well as what it’s been like stepping into the role of Jackie White at the Neil Simon Theatre. The tuner has its roots in the 16-time Grammy winner ‘s own experiences growing up ...

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Photos! The Clintons, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baz Luhrmann & More Stars Set Sail at The Last Ship

Photos! The Clintons, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baz Luhrmann & More Stars Set Sail at The Last Ship
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Celebrities flocked to The Last Ship on December 20, 2014! Click for photos of the Clinton family, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baz Luhrmann, Kate Baldwin, Graham Rowat and more hanging out backstage with Sting and his crew.

Barry Manilow Gets His Sea Legs with Sting & the Cast of The Last Ship

Barry Manilow Gets His Sea Legs with Sting & the Cast of The Last Ship
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Legendary singer-songwriter Barry Manilow climbed on board with The Last Ship star and composer Sting and his crew on December 16, 2015! Click for photos from his visit.

Photos! Bruce Springsteen, Steven Spielberg & More See Sting in The Last Ship

Photos! Bruce Springsteen, Steven Spielberg & More See Sting in The Last Ship
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Sting is a music legend, so naturally he had some other legendary friends come to cheer him on in The Last Ship on December 10! Click for photos of the Grammy winner hanging out with Steven Spielberg and Bruce Springsteen, then see Sting live through January 24, 2015 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

Sting to Stay! The Grammy-Winning Composer of The Last Ship Extends Run in His Broadway Musical

Sting to Stay! The Grammy-Winning Composer of The Last Ship Extends Run in His Broadway Musical

What’ve you got? You got Sting! The 16-time Grammy winner has extended his engagement in The Last Ship. The rock star-turned Broadway composer, who began performances as Jackie White on December 9, will now perform in the tuner at the Neil Simon Theatre through January 24, 2015. He was originally scheduled to appear in the show through January 10.

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Photos! See Sting Sail the Seven Seas in His Musical The Last Ship

Photos! See Sting Sail the Seven Seas in His Musical The Last Ship
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Click for photos of Sting as Jackie White in Broadway’s The Last Ship! The Grammy winner will appear in the production through January 24, 2015 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

Sting on His Nerve-Wracking First Performance in The Last Ship: ‘No Major Car Crashes’

Sting on His Nerve-Wracking First Performance in The Last Ship: ‘No Major Car Crashes’

What is it like to star in a Broadway show after only two rehearsals? Well, if you’re Sting, it feels like being "thrown down an elevator shaft," but he didn't let his nerves affect him. The Grammy winner spoke with Variety after his first performance as shipbuilder Jackie White in his musical The Last Ship on December 9, 2014 ...

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Grammy-Winning Rock Legend Sting Joins the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship

Grammy-Winning Rock Legend Sting Joins the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship

Welcome aboard! 16-time Grammy winner Sting begins performances in The Last Ship—featuring a score by the rock legend—on December 9. He steps into the role of Jackie White, replacing Jimmy Nail at the Neil Simon Theatre through January 10, 2015. To celebrate, Broadway.com Resident Artist Justin "Squigs" Robertson sketched this gorgeous portrait of the Grammy winner setting sail ...

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The Last Ship's Collin Kelly-Sordelet on Fake Blood, Making Peace with Glee and Getting Close to Sting

The Last Ship's Collin Kelly-Sordelet on Fake Blood, Making Peace with Glee and Getting Close to Sting

Age: “I’m 19, but I’ll be 20 on New Year’s Eve.”

Hometown: Montclair, NJ

Current Role: Both a young version Gideon Fletcher, a man who leaves his seafaring town and returns 15 years later, and Gideon's son Tom Dawson in Sting’s The Last Ship.

Stage Cred: The Last Ship is Kelly-Sordelet’s first professional job, though in school he appeared ...

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Photos! Into the Woods Star Meryl Streep Sails the Seven Seas with Sting & the Cast of The Last Ship

Photos! Into the Woods Star Meryl Streep Sails the Seven Seas with Sting & the Cast of The Last Ship
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Ahoy, Meryl! Three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep boarded The Last Ship at the Neil Simon Theatre with Sting and his crew on November 25, 2014. Click for photos.

Sting Takes the Stage! The Grammy Winner Gears Up to Star in His Musical The Last Ship

Sting Takes the Stage! The Grammy Winner Gears Up to Star in His Musical The Last Ship

Hey sailors, have you heard the news? Grammy winner Sting will be starring in the musical he conceived and composed, The Last Ship. Sting and producer Jeffrey Seller hosted a special event on November 24, 2014 at the Neil Simon Theatre to officially announce the casting change: the musician will succeed Jimmy Nail as Jackie White, who will take a ...

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Michael Esper on Starring with Sting in The Last Ship & Why He's Scared to Watch the American Idiot Documentary

Michael Esper on Starring with Sting in The Last Ship & Why He's Scared to Watch the American Idiot Documentary

Grab Michael Esper's cell phone and you'll find several Grammy-winning rock stars in his contacts list. After playing Will in the hit Green Day musical American Idiot, he sailed back to Broadway in The Last Ship this fall, written and conceived by Sting, who will step into the production beginning December 9. In The Last Ship, Esper plays Gideon, a ...

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Watch Sting Talk His Decision to Star in His Musical The Last Ship & Why He's 'Like the Phantom of the Opera'

Watch Sting Talk His Decision to Star in His Musical The Last Ship & Why He's 'Like the Phantom of the Opera'

Sting stopped by The Today Show on November 24 to talk his recent decision to join the cast of his Broadway musical The Last Ship. The production is certainly a passion project for the Grammy winner, who sees every performance. “I’m like the Phantom of the Opera,” he told host Matt Lauer, “I just sneak in there in the ...

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It's Official! Sting Boards the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship

It's Official! Sting Boards the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship

The previously reported rumors were true. Sting will join the cast of his Broadway musical The Last Ship on December 9. The Grammy winner will replace Jimmy Nail as Jackie White and perform in the production through January 10, 2015.

The new tuner, directed by Joe Mantello, has had disappointing box office grosses since opening on October 26 at the Neil ...

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Will Sting Join the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship?

Will Sting Join the Cast of His Broadway Musical The Last Ship?

Sting may board the cast of his Broadway musical The Last Ship in January, according to the New York Daily News. The Grammy winner is also reportedly waiving his royalties from the show. A production spokesperson had no comment on the report.

The new tuner, directed by Joe Mantello, has had disappointing box office grosses since opening on October 26 ...

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Full Steam Ahead! The Last Ship Will Release Cast Album, Including Bonus Track from Sting

Full Steam Ahead! The Last Ship Will Release Cast Album, Including Bonus Track from Sting

The original Broadway cast album for Sting’s The Last Ship will be released on December 16. As previously reported, the album was recorded on November 3. In addition to the musical numbers performed by the cast, the Universal Music Classics-released recording will also include a cover of the ballad “What Say You, Meg,” by the Grammy-winning composer himself. The ...

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Check Out a Performance from The Last Ship, Plus a Backstage Tour from Sting Himself

Check Out a Performance from The Last Ship, Plus a Backstage Tour from Sting Himself

Rock legend Sting is officially a Broadway composer and the Grammy winner stopped by The Today Show on November 7 to talk up The Last Ship. The project has been a labor of love for him for over five years, but his roots with the material go much further back—all the way to his childhood. “There’s more of me in ...

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Photos! Gloria Estefan, Andy Cohen & Billy Connolly Board The Last Ship with Sting and His Crew

Photos! Gloria Estefan, Andy Cohen & Billy Connolly Board The Last Ship with Sting and His Crew
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The Last Ship had a few visitors on board on November 4, 2014! Click to see photos of On Your Feet! creator Gloria Estefan, Watch What Happens Live host Andy Cohen and comedian Billy Connolly with the cast of the new Sting musical at the Neil Simon Theatre.

Photos! Go on a Voyage to the Recording Studio with Michael Esper & the Cast of The Last Ship

Photos! Go on a Voyage to the Recording Studio with Michael Esper & the Cast of The Last Ship
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Michael Esper, Rachel Tucker and the stars of The Last Ship are recording a Broadway cast album! Click for photos from the recording session on November 3, 2014 at Avatar Studios.

See Video Footage of Sting's Broadway Musical The Last Ship

See Video Footage of Sting's Broadway Musical The Last Ship

Get a taste of The Last Shipthe new musical by Grammy winner Sting.

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Opening Night Video! Sting Launches His New Musical The Last Ship on the Great White Way

Opening Night Video! Sting Launches His New Musical The Last Ship on the Great White Way

Broadway.com catches up with Sting and all the stars as the Grammy winner’s The Last Ship officially sets sail.

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Photos! Sting & The Last Ship Crew Sail the Seven Seas on Opening Night

Photos! Sting & The Last Ship Crew Sail the Seven Seas on Opening Night
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Michael Esper, Aaron Lazar, Rachel Tucker, Jimmy Nail and the cast of Sting’s The Last Ship celebrated their official opening night on October 26, 2014. Click for photos of the post-show party at Chelsea Piers, then see The Last Ship at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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