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Driver in Crash That Killed Broadway Actress's Child Charged

NEW YORK — The person accused of killing the 4-year-old daughter of a Broadway actress has been charged with manslaughter.

Dorothy Bruns, 44, who likely had a seizure behind the wheel, was arrested at her Staten Island home on Thursday. 337 more words

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"Frozen" star Patti Murin Misses Show Due to Anxiety

Patti Murin, who stars as Anna in Broadway’s “Frozen,” missed Tuesday’s performance after suffering a severe anxiety attack.

“So last night I called out of the show because I had a massive anxiety attack in the afternoon,” Murin, 37,  348 more words

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Tony-Nominated Broadway Star Ethan Slater On Making "SpongeBob SquarePants" His Own

Six years ago, Ethan Slater was deciding between Shakespeare and SpongeBob. A sophomore at Vassar, Slater had been cast in a summer production of Romeo and Juliet  685 more words

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"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is the Most Expensive Broadway Nonmusical Play Ever

The Harry Potter economy is filled with jaw-dropping numbers, including 500 million books sold and $7.7 billion in worldwide film grosses.

Here’s another one: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” a two-part drama now in previews and opening April 22, cost about $68.5 million to bring to Broadway, including not only $35.5 million to capitalize the show — more than for any other nonmusical play in history — but also another $33 million to clear out and redo the theater. 1,444 more words

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A Look at the 2017 Tony Awards

On June 11th, the best and the brightest on Broadway got together to celebrate the best of the 2016-2017 season. What is often considered a theatre kid’s Christmas was a beautiful show filled with beautiful performances, beautiful presentations, and beautiful people. 705 more words

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