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Five Things We Learned from Hamilton Mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Periscope Debut

Five Things We Learned from Hamilton Mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Periscope Debut

Let’s get this guy in front of a (digital) crowd! Hamilton creator/star Lin-Manuel Miranda broadcast his first Periscope on June 21. The livestream(s) garnered 1.1 million hearts, and over 100K views on the two videos. Miranda addressed many burning fan questions on what he called the “Heart Tweet Machine,” from his favorite Disney movie (“The ...

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They’re Beautiful, And They’re Here: Broadway.com Breaks Down the Performances at the 2016 Tony Awards

They’re Beautiful, And They’re Here: Broadway.com Breaks Down the Performances at the 2016 Tony Awards

The curtain has come down on the 2016 Tony Awards, and what a show it was! In addition to tearful speeches (and sonnets), Glenn Close as Hillary Clinton and a fan video from the Obamas, countless performers took the stage to give us a taste of what Broadway has to offer. Take a look below as we go through each ...

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These GIFs Are Non-Stop! The 14 Most GIF-able Moments of the 2016 Tony Awards

These GIFs Are Non-Stop! The 14 Most GIF-able Moments of the 2016 Tony Awards

The 2016 Tony Awards were a wild ride, from the speeches, to the show performances to Andrew Lloyd Webber playing the tambourine outside the Beacon Theatre. There were plenty of moments—both wacky and touching—that made us take a second look, and thanks to these GIFs, you can take as many looks as you please. Check out how Daveed Diggs really feels ...

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Werk! Broadway.com Ranks the Top 10 Best-Dressed Stars at the 2016 Tony Awards

Werk! Broadway.com Ranks the Top 10 Best-Dressed Stars at the 2016 Tony Awards

Look around, look around! The Great White Way’s most dazzling night has arrived and so have the stars who make it so! Checking out the red carpet looks is one of our favorite parts of the Tony Awards. From breathtaking dresses to super dope duds, take a peek at the ensembles Broadway’s brightest worked on the red carpet.


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The Rhythm Is Gonna Get You: Meet On Your Feet! Tony Nominee Sergio Trujillo & His Effervescent Dance Stars

The Rhythm Is Gonna Get You: Meet On Your Feet! Tony Nominee Sergio Trujillo & His Effervescent Dance Stars

The infectious Sergio Trujillo nabbed a 2016 Tony nomination for On Your Feet!'s vibrant choreography. Beginning on Broadway as a dancer in Guys and Dolls and Fosse, the Toronto native had his sights set on (literally) making moves, going on to choreograph Main Stem smashes like Memphis, Jersey Boys, The Addams Family and Next to Normal (all of which ...

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Tony Awards FAQ! Everything You Need to Know About Broadway's Biggest Night of 2016

Tony Awards FAQ! Everything You Need to Know About Broadway's Biggest Night of 2016

The 70th annual Tony Awards ceremony is almost here! We’ve pulled together some frequently asked questions about Broadway’s starriest ceremony so you can find all of the answers in one place. Happy Tonys, everybody!

When are the 2016 Tony Awards?
Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 8PM EST.

Where will the Tony Awards ceremony be held?
The Beacon Theatre on New ...

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It's Not a Moment, It's the Movement: Meet the Dope Ensemble Keeping Hamilton Going Non-Stop

It's Not a Moment, It's the Movement: Meet the Dope Ensemble Keeping Hamilton Going Non-Stop

There isn't a Tony Award for Best Musical Ensemble, but if there were, Hamilton would have nabbed 17 landmark nods this year. Carleigh Bettiol, Ariana DeBose, Sasha Hutchings, Morgan Marcell, Thayne Jasperson, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Jon Rua, Seth Stewart, Austin Smith, Ephraim Sykes and Voltaire Wade-Greene are the young, scrappy and hungry movers giving the Main Stem some major street cred ...

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#TBT! Go Way Back When with Vintage Broadway.com Videos of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Benanti, Jonathan Groff & More

#TBT! Go Way Back When with Vintage Broadway.com Videos of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Benanti, Jonathan Groff & More

As you've likely gathered from our Tony Beat docu-series, Tony-centric Culturalist Challenges and extra-starry photo galleries, Broadway's biggest night is getting closer! From the press days to the evening galas, we have been getting to know the 2016 Tony nominees in a whole new way. Lucky for us, we've been tight with the noms for quite some time now, and ...

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Five Wicked Cool 2016 Tony Nominations Facts

Five Wicked Cool 2016 Tony Nominations Facts

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, it's awards season. You can call it HamilTony time if you must, and though mega-hit Hamilton nabbed a record-breaking number of nods, there are still plenty more seats at the Broadway table. In addition to a community that honors excellence, diversity (14 acting nominees are people of color) and flying witches ...

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#Blessed! Nominated Stars & Supporters Tweet Their Feelings After the 2016 Tony Award Nominations

#Blessed! Nominated Stars & Supporters Tweet Their Feelings After the 2016 Tony Award Nominations

Tony Tuesday is upon us, and several Broadway favorites are rightfully very, very happy. Once Andrew Rannells and Nikki M. James announced the nominations for the 2016 Tony Awards, the stars took to social media to express their gratitude and excitement for receiving recognition. Take a look below to see what this year’s nominees—and a few names who’ll sit this ...

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