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Zach Braff

Woody Allen's 'Bullets Over Broadway' to Close August 24 after Tony Awards Goose Egg >>

The musical will close after 33 previews, 156 regular performances and zero Tony Awards.

Idina Menzel

'If/Then' with Idina Menzel is Fastest-Selling Broadway Cast Album Since 'Rent' >>

The last cast album to enter the Billboard charts at such a high position was 'Rent' back in 1996--which also starred Idina Menzel and Anthony Rapp, and even had the same director.

Harvey Fierstein

'Newsies' and 'Casa Valentina' to Close >>

Harvey Fierstein, who wrote the books of both shows, will still be represented on Broadway by 'Kinky Boots.'

Cherry Jones

'When We Were Young and Unafraid' with Cherry Jones Opens Off-Broadway >>

Jones's character runs a battered women's shelter in 1972, before such places were common, in a new play by 'House of Cards' writer Sarah Treem.

Rap Meets Broadway: LL Cool J, T.I., Tupac and--Hugh Jackman? >>

Hip-hop culture has been muscling its way onto the Great White Way for some time, with or without Hugh Jackman's rapping skills.

Shut Out at the 2014 Tony Awards: Woody Allen's 'Bullets Over Broadway,' Idina Menzel and 'If/Then' >>

Idina Menzel's pop-culture ascendance may have hit a tiny snag Sunday night when she lost out in the Tony Awards balloting to newcomer Jessie Mueller.

Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston, Neil Patrick Harris, Audra McDonald Among 2014 Tony Award Winners >>

But a bigger story out of the 2014 Broadway season didn't come so much from the winners' envelopes, but from the number of shows focussed on African-American culture or starring African-American performers.

Neil Patrick Harris in 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' on Broadway

Neil Patrick Harris, Alan Cumming, Idina Menzel and Sting to Perform at 2014 Tony Awards >>

Hugh Jackman hosts a music-heavy lineup that includes pop stars, cast performances and previews.

James Corden

James Corden in Talks for 'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum' >>

Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers and Nathan Lane all won Tonys for playing Pseudolus in the classic musical comedy. Will James Corden, Tony winner for 'One Man, Two Guvnors,' be next?

Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman Returning to Broadway in 'The River' >>

The Tony winner (and four-time Tony host) will appear in a limited engagement of Jez Butterworth's first play since 'Jerusalem.'

Carol Channing

50 Years Ago at the Tony Awards >>

"Frozen" out of the Tonys this year, Idina Menzel might look back to 1964 when 'Hello Dolly!' and Carol Channing took 10 awards to 'Funny Girl' and Barbra Streisand's zero.

Bryan Cranston

'Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder' Leads Tony Nominations >>

Rocky battles Hedwig in a wide-open field, but Harry Potter isn't even a contender.

'Titanic: The Musical' Rises from Watery Grave for One-Off Performance at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall >>

The Tony-winning Titanic: The Musical is getting a one-off performance featuring the original cast, which includes over 200 singers, alongside the skilled New York Chamber Orchestra. The musical is under the stage direction of Don Stephenson, with music director Kevin Stites ably doing his part.


Six-Word Memoirs from the 67th Tony Awards [PHOTOS] >>

"Nora, hope we got it right." -- George C. Wolfe

Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein 'Kinky Boots' Musical Earns 13 Tony Award Nominations >>

The musical Kinky Boots, with a score by pop star Cyndi Lauper, earned 13 nominations for the Tony Awards, leading the field for Broadway's highest honor.

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