The iconic production is just the latest to fall victim on Broadway as attendance fails to reach prepandemic numbers.
After All That, Lea Michele Has Had To Pull Out Of 10 Days Of "Funny Girl" Performances Due To Getting COVID
"Julie [Benko] is going to crush it today as Fanny — as are all of our amazing understudies who have stepped up so incredibly this week while we battle a very intense COVID outbreak in our theater."
"I think often if I were a man, a lot of this wouldn’t be the case.”
A Church In Texas Went Viral For Performing An Altered Version Of "Hamilton," And Lin-Manuel Miranda Himself Just Responded
Changed lyrics include, “I introduce hundreds of children to Jesus as they’re growing up.”
After Lea Michele Replaced Beanie Feldstein In "Funny Girl," Jane Lynch Finally Addressed All The "Drama" Surrounding The Production
"I text with Lea."
“Glee” Star Samantha Ware Responded To Lea Michele Being Cast To Replace Beanie Feldstein In “Funny Girl” And Said Broadway “Upholds Whiteness”
Lea’s casting as the show’s titular character, Fanny Brice, comes after Beanie Feldstein announced suddenly that she will be departing from the role earlier than anticipated.
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The award-winning stage star found renewed fame in his later years on AMC's Mad Men.
Ariana Grande Attending The "Wicked" Broadway Show To Prep For Her Movie Role Is The Ultimate Theater Kid Move
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No Live "SNL" Audience, Broadway Shows Canceled, Games Postponed: An Alarming Spike In COVID Cases Causes Closures
The NFL and NHL have postponed games, and plays on Broadway are facing cancellations because of rising COVID-19 cases.
Theater buffs mourned the loss of the legendary songwriter behind influential musicals like West Side Story and Sweeney Todd.
Three original cast members from Rent appear during "Sunday" in Tick, Tick...Boom!
The real drama is in these dresses.
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Bonus points if you can name all of these musicals while doing a jazz square.
When usher Peter McIntosh started feeling sick a year ago, he never imagined he’d become the first confirmed COVID-19 case on Broadway — or that theaters would close the next day.
“If Remy is the hero of 2020, I think that’s a better ending than I could’ve thought of.”
The announcement comes days after a Broadway usher tested positive for the coronavirus.
“It’s just a great place to talk about theater,” one teen told BuzzFeed News of the Instagram musical theater community, “because you don’t really get that in school, because a lot of people aren’t really into it.”
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Spears said the musical was a "dream come true" for her.
The Tony Award-winning theater legend's distinctive voice was a hallmark of her performances.
The death was reportedly a suicide.
The play, Hillary and Clinton, is set during the 2008 Democratic primaries.
Michael Martin was thrilled for the chance to work with multiple Tony Award–winning designer William Ivey Long — but as he told BuzzFeed News, he was not ready for the repeated groping that came with it.
With a trans woman playing a nonbinary character and a plot that reflects the full spectrum of gender and sexuality, Head Over Heels is a major step forward.
Some great performances from shows like Mean Girls and Frozen weren't included when the Tony nominees were announced Tuesday.
“The lines are blurred and gray,” said actor Stacey Oristano. “They know they can get away with it because they have for so long.”