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Mount Lebanon Girl Touring With Cast Of Broadway’s “Once”

A local 8-year-old girl is back in Pittsburgh as part of the cast of the Broadway tour of “Once.”

03/13/2014

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It’s Easy Being Green For “Wicked” Witch Actress

“Wicked,” one of the most popular Broadway shows in history, is playing in Pittsburgh for the third time.

01/28/2014

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Wicked’s John Davidson Talks About His 5 Decades In Showbiz

For nine years, “Wicked” has traveled the country, thrilling audiences with its magic and music.

01/17/2014

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Crews Begin Work On “Wicked” Set At Benedum Center

It takes a ton of work to put on a show as big as “Wicked.” Fifteen tractor trailers, a crew of 70 and two and a half days to make it perfect before the curtain.

01/14/2014

“The Lion King” Autism-Friendly Performance

The hit Broadway musical “The Lion King” is currently playing at the Benedum Center.

09/17/2013

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Local Girl, 7, To Perform In Broadway Tour Of ‘Once’

A lot of kids dream of being on Broadway someday, but very few make it. Now, a Mount Lebanon girl is heading off to New York to begin performing in a Broadway tour of the musical “Once.”

09/16/2013

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Neil Patrick Harris: Top 5 Award Hosting Moments

Neil Patrick Harris is hosting this year’s Emmy Awards again, back by popular demand. Check out our favorite hosting moments from Neil’s career and see if your picks made the list.

08/22/2013

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‘Matilda: The Musical’ Lands 12 Tony Award Nominations

“Matilda: The Musical” is a witty musical adaptation of the novel by Roald Dahl and is true to his bleak vision of childhood as a savage battleground.

05/01/2013

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What Makes ‘Kinky Boots’ Tick And Why It Grabbed 13 Noms

What does it take to make a great Broadway musical? A talented score, a clever book, great singing and dancing, impressive costumes and an engaging set. Do all great musicals hit all of these points equally well? Of course not. But “Kinky Boots” does.

04/30/2013

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‘Kinky Boots’ Leads Tony Award Nominations With 13

The nominations were announced Tuesday in a televised event co-hosted by Tony winner Sutton Foster and “Modern Family” star Jesse Tyler Ferguson. The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9.

04/30/2013

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Tony Awards To Head Back To Radio City Music Hall

Producers of the show were forced to find a new home for the 2011 event after Cirque du Soleil moved into the 6,000-seat Rockefeller Center arena with its $50 million acrobatic rock opera “Zarkana.” The Tonys had been hosted at Radio City from 1997-2010.

03/18/2013

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High Schools Get Ready For Musicals Season, Gene Kelly Awards

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Keisha Lalama, Education Director for the Pittsburgh CLO and Director of the Gene Kelly Awards, about the new season of high school musicals.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/28/2013

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2013 Pittsburgh Spring Theater Preview

Pittsburgh is full of theatrical productions this time of year and prices have never been more affordable. Read up on these five performances and reserve your tickets now.

01/28/2013

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Pittsburgh To Host Premiere Of “Flashdance – The Musical”

The classic movie “Flashdance” starred Jennifer Beals as a dancing steel worker. The film was shot on Pittsburgh’s South Side, 30 years ago. On Jan. 1, Heinz Hall will host the Broadway premiere of “Flashdance – The Musical.”

11/09/2012

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Setting The Stage For ‘Wicked’ In Pittsburgh

The Broadway smash hit, “Wicked,” opens Wednesday night for a four-week run. “Wicked” is a good witch/green witch story – a prequel to the Wizard of Oz. And it’s easy to tell which witch is which.

09/06/2011

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