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My Space: Vintage Photos & Campfire Incense Help War Horse’s Alex Morf Make a Cozy Backstage Home

My Space: Vintage Photos & Campfire Incense Help War Horse’s Alex Morf Make a Cozy Backstage Home

As Albert Narracott in the national tour of War Horse, Alex Morf traverses war-torn Europe searching for his loyal horse, Joey. When he’s not crouched in World War I trenches on stage, Morf seeks the coziest of getaways backstage, filled with campfire scents and welcoming music. Below, the actor shares his dressing room must haves.

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Author Michael Morpurgo on Watching War Horse Jump From Novel to International Stage Sensation

Author Michael Morpurgo on Watching War Horse Jump From Novel to International Stage Sensation

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Sure, Harry Potter and the Twilight vampires became blockbuster movies, but the idea of bringing a children’s book about World War I cavalry horses to life in a theater sounds impossible. The creative minds at London’s National Theatre thought otherwise, and War Horse burst onto the stage to universal acclaim, thanks to the directing team ...

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Dreaming of a White Way Christmas! From St. Louis to Rent, Watch Five Holiday Musical Moments

Dreaming of a White Way Christmas! From St. Louis to Rent, Watch Five Holiday Musical Moments

The holiday season is in full force and our Christmas playlists are accompanying us everywhere we go. Because wrapping gifts goes faster while you listen to showtunes (proven fact!), we compiled some of our favorite holiday scenes from musicals. After all, some of the greatest Christmas carols were originally written for stage and movie musicals. From Judy Garland to the ...

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Local Eats Vs. Chain Restaurants: War Horse's Michael Wyatt Cox’s Touring Tips

Local Eats Vs. Chain Restaurants: War Horse's Michael Wyatt Cox’s Touring Tips

In the national tour of the Tony-winning War Horse, Michael Wyatt Cox plays Billy Narracott, the pugnacious cousin of the show's star, Albert, who is searching for his horse amidst the war-torn landscape of World War I Europe. Read on to discover the actor’s best tips for mastering life on the road, which include relying on castmates’ sightseeing ...

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The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish, From Tall Tale to Larger-Than-Life Broadway Musical

The Extraordinary Story of Big Fish, From Tall Tale to Larger-Than-Life Broadway Musical

The incredible tales of adventurer Edward Bloom are coming to life in Big Fish, a mythical new musical about a man with big dreams and even bigger stories. Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman, the show opens officially on October 6 at the Neil Simon Theatre. Read on to discover how Big Fish swam from the page to the big ...

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Brandon Andrus Reveals His Tips on Mastering Life On the Road in Jersey Boys

Brandon Andrus Reveals His Tips on Mastering Life On the Road in Jersey Boys

In the national tour of Jersey Boys, Brandon Andrus knows how to navigate the many bumps Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons had on the road to stardom as Nick Massi. The actor also knows how to master life on tour in the Tony Award-winning show. Find out why Andrus wants to travel in Dr. Who’s TARDIS and what ...

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Richard Hester Recalls the Creation of Jersey Boys and Getting Sung to by Frankie Valli Over the Phone

Richard Hester Recalls the Creation of Jersey Boys and Getting Sung to by Frankie Valli Over the Phone

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As an original member of Jersey Boys’ creative team, production supervisor Richard Hester has seen the show about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons go from dubious theatrical venture to international hit. Charged with keeping all productions of the Tony-winning musical running smoothly, Hester arranges the casting of new actors, scheduling rehearsals and launches international versions of ...

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Broadway Buzz: Catch Forever Tango Stars Karina Smirnoff and Maksim Chmerkovskiy on Their Smoldering Opening Night

Broadway Buzz: Catch Forever Tango Stars Karina Smirnoff and Maksim Chmerkovskiy on Their Smoldering Opening Night
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Take 18 of the world’s best ballroom dancers, put them onstage at the Walter Kerr Theatre, and what do you get? The Broadway revival of Luis Bravo's internationally acclaimed Forever Tango, the sexy, super-exciting dance show that’s celebrating its third go-round on the Great White Way. On July 14, the sweltering heat kicked into high gear just ...

Broadway Buzz: Watch Patina Miller, Matthew James Thomas & the Cast of Pippin Rock Out at Their First CD Signing

Broadway Buzz: Watch Patina Miller, Matthew James Thomas & the Cast of Pippin Rock Out at Their First CD Signing

Patina Miller, Matthew James Thomas and the cast of Pippin packed up their circus gear and headed to Barnes & Noble on Manhattan’s Upper East Side on July 9 to bring a taste of their Tony-winning magic to the fans. In honor of the Pippin cast recording’s official release, Miller, Thomas and the cast performed "Love Song," "Simple Joys ...

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Broadway Buzz: The Cast of Wicked Celebrate 4,000 Magical Performances on Broadway

Broadway Buzz: The Cast of Wicked Celebrate 4,000 Magical Performances on Broadway
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“Oh what a celebration we’ll have today! Thank Goodness!” The Broadway blockbuster Wicked celebrated an astounding 4,000 performances on the Great White Way on June 18. To mark the occasion, the company gathered at the Gershwin Theatre to enjoy a Wicked-themed cake created by The Chocolate Swirl. Click below to see Jenny Anderson’s photos of Oz ...