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Experiencing a Broadway Show

I can’t really describe the feelings and experience one gets from seeing a live performance on Broadway. Its just something that you need to experience for yourself. Its not like seeing a film, where the show is safely on the big flat screen. With a Broadway show you become immersed in the acting and music. […]

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The Tony Awards: Biggest Night on Broadway

There is no night bigger for awarding excellence in the world of theatre than the Tony’s. Here is where aspiring actors, writers and musicians vie to have their hard work recognized by the masses and rewarded. How did the Tony Awards come about though? It was in 1947 that a group called the American Theatre […]

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Daniel Radcliffe – A Step Up From Harry Potter

When someone mentions Daniel Radcliffe they immediately get the image of the young wizard, Harry Potter. After all, we saw him grow up in each new Harry Potter film and watched his talent grow along the way. However, Daniel Radcliffe has moved on to different roles in both films and in theatre. One very notable […]

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Famous Broadway Performances of All Time

We’ve had a look at famous theatres, so let’s take a look at some famous Broadway shows! The list of long running shows numbers in the hundreds. I’ve chosen the top 4 longest running shows for you here: Phantom of the Opera As I mentioned earlier, the Phantom of the Opera is the longest running […]

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Manhattan’s Broadway

Before I get into theatres around the world I wanted to point out the difference between a Broadway Theatre and an Off Broadway Theatre. Broadway Theatres tend to show the more mainstream commercial performances. The theatres themselves tend to have no less than 500 seats. Off Broadway Theatres, as well as the category of Off […]