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A ‘Hamilton’ song is revived to document weird pet behavior 

That sound has been used in more than 5,700 TikToks, and applied largely to the curious and baffling things our pets do. 

On Nov 23, 2023 by Audra Schroeder

Woman says Vivid Seats canceled her show tickets to resell them at a higher cost

‘If you’re not willing to pay more for the tickets…’: Woman says Vivid Seats canceled her show tickets to resell them at a higher cost (updated)

'This feels like a bait-and-switch.'

On Nov 16, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper and Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge in Archie the Musical

‘Archie’s Weird Parody’ playwright calls out upcoming ‘Riverdale’ musical episode

'So this is why the archie lawyers were on my a**'

On Jun 21, 2023 by Olivia Hebert

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The cast and producers of the ‘Parade’ revival speak out against neo-Nazi protests

'We stand by the valiant Broadway cast that brings this vital story to life each night.'

On Feb 22, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘Fat suits are never okay’: Netflix’s ‘Matilda’ faces criticism for Emma Thompson’s Miss Trunchbull prosthetics

Relying on heavy makeup and prosthetics, Netflix's Miss Trunchbull is accused of reinforcing fatphobic stereotypes.

On Jun 21, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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People are petitioning to bar James Corden from the ‘Wicked’ movie

Musical theater fans are sick of James Corden's shtick.

On Nov 8, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Ariana Grande’s old ‘Wicked’ tweet reemerges after she’s cast as Glinda

Plus, what is 'Wicked' actually about?

On Nov 5, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘Broadway vs. film adaptation’ meme highlights ‘Dear Evan Hansen’s age discrepancy

It's a new spin on a months-long criticism.

On Sep 14, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘Annette’ is a mesmerizing, weird musical—but it doesn’t always work

The film is now streaming on Amazon Prime.

On Aug 20, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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This week in streaming: ‘Annette’s musical puppet strings

Plus a review of 'Nine Perfect Strangers' and a look at 'Shang-Chi's marketing.

On Aug 18, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ trailer sparks memes about actors too old to play teenagers

Ben Platt is reprising his role from the Tony Award-winning musical.

On May 18, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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Broadway star Karen Olivo quits ‘Moulin Rouge’ over Scott Rudin abuse scandal

Rudin is an influential Hollywood/Broadway producer like Harvey Weinstein, but he isn't facing similar repercussions.

On Apr 15, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Henry Patterson dressed as Nancy Pelosi, with brown curls and a raincoat, holding a telephone and a piece of paper with 'impeachment' written on it multiple times next to a picture of Henry Patterson as Mike Pence with white hair and wearing a suit, also on the phone

Meet the British TikToker turning U.S. politics into a musical

'Our politics are nowhere near as interesting.'

On Feb 24, 2021 by Siobhan Ball

TikTok singer 'You're not cinderella, your just Penelope Featherington :/' over Penelope Featherington

There’s now a ‘Bridgerton’ musical shaping up on TikTok

It gets at the heart of the angst and romance of Netflix's big hit.

On Jan 14, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical’ is being turned into a benefit concert

The musical phenomenon on TikTok started with one hilarious song.

On Dec 9, 2020 by Esther Bell