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Leona Lewis Lands “Cats” Role After Nicole Scherzinger Backs Out

Posted Thursday May 26, 2016 1:47 PM GMT

Always up for a challenge, Leona Lewis will be heading to Broadway as part of the forthcoming “Cats” stage revival.

The “X Factor” babe will play Grizabella, a role originally filled in London by Nicole Scherzinger. The “Boomerang” singer apparently decided not to continue the gig in America and instead will return to her “X Factor” judging spot.

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Nicole Scherzinger Ditches 'Cats' Role for UK X-Factor

Posted Friday May 13, 2016 10:55 AM GMT

Nicole Scherzinger has pulled out the Broadway run of 'Cats'to return to U.K. X-Factor, according to Andrew Lloyd Webber.

The former Pussycat Doll starred as Grizabella in the 2014 London revival of Lloyd Webber's classic musical, and she was set to reprise the role when the show returned to Broadway for previews beginning on July 14.

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'Hamilton' Breaks Tony Awards Record With 16 Nominations

Posted Tuesday May 3, 2016 12:25 PM GMT

Lin-Manuel Miranda's critically-acclaimed musical "Hamilton" has broken the record for the most Tony Award nominations.

The production, about America's founding father Alexander Hamilton, became a record-breaker with 16 nods on Tuesday morning (May 3) when the shortlist was announced by Andrew Rannells and Nikki M. James.

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Sara Bareilles and Rebel Wilson Sign On for “The Little Mermaid” Stage Show!

Posted Thursday April 7, 2016 8:27 AM GMT

With all the buzz surrounding a “Frozen” Broadway show in the works, Disney is also working to adapt “The Little Mermaid” for the stage.

According to the production company, Sara Bareilles will play Ariel alongside Rebel Wilson, who will take on the role of Sea Witch Ursula. Furthermore, John Stamos, Darren Criss and Tituss Burgess are all on the roster as well!

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“Frozen” Broadway Show Coming in 2018!

Posted Wednesday February 10, 2016 3:33 PM GMT

Given the enormous success of the “Frozen” motion picture, it’s not surprising that Disney is developing a fully-fledged Broadway production due to open in two years.

According to the company’s rep, Frozen Broadway will kick off in Spring 2018, just after a new holiday television special to air on ABC at the end of 2017.

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James Corden Scores 2016 Tony Awards Hosting Gig!

Posted Tuesday February 2, 2016 12:26 PM GMT

He’s done a bang-up job of manning the helm at “The Late Late Show” and now James Corden will serve as emcee for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Earlier today (February 2) the English comedian released a statement, ahead of the big event which has been slated to take place on June 12th.

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“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” Play Will Star Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger

Posted Monday December 21, 2015 12:31 PM GMT

In addition to the announcement of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” Harry Potter fans are also rejoicing over a forthcoming stage production.

Set 19 years after the final Potter book, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” will star Swaziland-born Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger, making for an entirely new look for the character.

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Vanessa Hudgens Reveals Father Has Stage 4 Cancer

Posted Thursday August 20, 2015 2:20 PM GMT

She's just finished her Broadway debut in July, and Wednesday night (August 19) Vanessa Hudgens brought her star power to the 2015 Industry Dance Awards and Cancer Benefit Show at Avalon in Hollywood.

"The High School" musical hottie wore a backless mustard colored gown and even managed to color coordinate her injured finger's cast with ensemble, as she accepted her award for Breakthrough Performer for her role in Gigi.

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