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HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season 2 Will Premiere May 14 on Disney+

Disney has just announced that the second season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series will premiere on May 14.

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Zack Reiser

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February 24, 2021

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Netflix Drops Trailer for New Movie Musical A WEEK AWAY

Netflix released the first official trailer for a new movie musical, A Week Away, set to be released March 26.

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Zack Reiser

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February 22, 2021

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Andrew Barth Feldman and Asher Angel to Guest Star in Season Two of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES on Disney+

Andrew Barth Feldman (Broadway's "Dear Evan Hansen," "Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical") and Asher Angel ("Andi Mack," "Shazam!") will guest star in the upcoming second season of the hit Disney+ Original series "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series." Created and executive-produced by Tim Federle (Golden Globe and Academy Award-nominated "Ferdinand"), the series is currently in production in Salt Lake City.

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Zack Reiser

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February 11, 2021

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Brandy and Whitney Houston's Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Coming to Disney+

The made-for-television version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella starring Brandy Norwood as Cinderella and Whitney Houston as Fairy Godmother is set to start streaming on Disney+ on February 12.

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Zack Reiser

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February 4, 2021

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CINDERELLA Movie Starring Camila Cabello, Idina Menzel, and Billy Porter Pushed to Summer

Sony's upcoming Cinderella movie will hit cinemas July 16th instead of the original release date of February 5th.

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Zack Reiser

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January 22, 2021

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DEREK DELGAUDIO'S IN & OF ITSELF Captivates on Hulu — Review

Derek Delgaudio’s In & Of Itself, a Hulu Special Event, arrives on the streaming platform Friday, January 22.

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Kobi Kassal

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January 21, 2021

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David Hyde Pierce, Brittany Bradford To Star In HBO Max's JULIA After Series Order

HBO Max has given an eight-episode first season order to the Max Original, JULIA, based on the life of world-renowned chef Julia Child.

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Zack Reiser

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January 14, 2021

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ZOEY’S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST's Andrew Leeds on Season 2, Broadway, and More

NBC’s hit musical TV show Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist returned for a second season this week. Theatrely sat down with Andrew Leeds, who plays Zoe’s older brother David, to talk about what we can expect from his character.‍

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Zack Reiser

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January 8, 2021

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Broadway Songwriting Duo Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez Theme Songs to be Featured in “WandaVision”

Disney+ has announced that new songs by Tony Award–winner Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez will be featured in Marvel Studios’ upcoming new Disney+ series “WandaVision.”

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Zack Reiser

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January 4, 2021

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Laura Benanti’s HOMESCHOOL MUSICAL on HBO Max Brings Pure Joy To A Dismal Year — Review

In Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020, streaming on HBO Max starting December 17, World of Wonder, Benanti, and their team introduce seven talented graduated high school seniors in what is one of the most feel good hours of entertainment I have experienced this year.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 10, 2020

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Kevin Chamberlin Talks THE PROM on Netflix, SEUSSICAL’s 20th Anniversary, Going Viral on TikTok and More!

From Horton The Elephant in "Seussical" to Uncle Fester in "The Addams Family" to Bertram on Disney Channel’s "Jessie", Chamberlin has established himself as a well rounded performer. In "The Prom", Ryan Murphy’s adaptation of the 2018 Broadway comedy premiering December 11 on Netflix, the 57 year-old actor assumes the role of publicist extraordinaire Sheldon Saperstein as he joins a starry cast that includes Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, and James Corden.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 8, 2020

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Alana Bright Talks The Power of Art in HOMESCHOOL MUSICAL: CLASS OF 2020 on HBO Max

“This is for our generation. This is for the kids that feel unheard. That grew up thinking their story wasn’t enough or felt unseen. This is for you.”

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Kobi Kassal

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December 22, 2020

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Tina Fey Set to Host ONE NIGHT ONLY: THE BEST OF BROADWAY Airing December 10 on NBC

The night will include appearances from many Broadway greats such as, Barbara Streisand, Antonio Banderas and the Spanish cast of A Chorus Line, Sutton Foster, Kristen Bell, Josh Groban, Leslie Odom Jr. and Billy Porter to name a few. 

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Kobi Kassal

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December 10, 2020

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RATATOUILLE: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL To Stream January 1 to Benefit The Actors Fund

Presented in association with TikTok and TodayTix Presents, the Tony Award-winning theatrical production company Seaview (Slave Play; Sea Wall/A Life) produces this online event, which will stream Friday, January 1, 2021 at 7:00pm ET and be available for streaming for 72 hours. 

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Kobi Kassal

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December 9, 2020

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DR. SEUSS’ THE GRINCH MUSICAL! to Air on NBC December 9

Dr. Seuss’ timeless classic will be brought to life this holiday season with a fun-filled two-hour production of The Grinch Musical! set to air December 9 at 8pm ET from the Troubadour Theatre in London on NBC.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 9, 2020

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Tony Winner Denis O’Hare on Bringing THE GRINCH MUSICAL! To Life on NBC

For his latest role, the 58-year-old actor will assume the part of Old Max in Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch Musical! airing on NBC December 9 at 8pm ET. I caught up with the Tony winning entertainer over Zoom from his home in Paris to discuss bringing a musical to life in the times of COVID-19 and what’s next for him.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 6, 2020

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Jefferson Mays’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL Announces Global Digital Lottery

Tony winner Jefferson Mays stars in a solo version of the beloved holiday classic directed by acclaimed Tony nominee Michael Arden. The whimsical Charles Dickens’ tale is streaming now through January 3, 2021.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 8, 2020

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Alysha Umphress, Alan H. Green, and Joel Waggoner To Lead Virtual Concert BSC’s HOLIDAY GETAWAY at Barrington Stage Company

The three Barrington favorites will star in this virtual concert that will be filmed in advanced and will stream from Friday, December 18 at 7:30 pm ET through Wednesday, December 23 at 7:30 pm ET.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 4, 2020

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NBC to Air “Christmas Spectacular” Starring Radio City Rockettes December 2

Following NBC’s annual "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" telecast, the network will air a special "Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes–At Home Holiday Special" tonight, December 2, at 10 PM ET.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 2, 2020

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Ryan Murphy’s “The Prom” Dazzles on Netflix — Review

"The Prom" is Ryan Murphy’s love letter to Broadway and musical theatre lovers everywhere. He delivers a wonderful, and at times heart wrenching, tale of acceptance and love. Premieres on Netflix December 11.

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Kobi Kassal

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December 1, 2020

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SpongeBob Creator and Star Tom Kenny & Ethan Slater talk The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage!

We caught up with Tom Kenny and Ethan Slater of The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage! before it makes its debut on Nickelodeon on December 7th.

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Kobi Kassal

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November 6, 2019

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"A Christmas Carol" Like You Have Never Seen Before

Arden and Mays make a dynamic duet of the material, and that’s enough to warm the coldest heart.

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Juan A. Ramirez

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November 27, 2020

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Dan Lanigan on "Prop Culture" and Disney History

Theatre Talk Boston's television guru Jamey Miller caught up with Dan Lanigan from the new Disney+ series Prop Culture to chat about the epic history of Disney films and how he got started.

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May 10, 2020

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A Chat with Susan Egan from Encore! on Disney+

Theatre Talk Boston recently chatted with Susan Egan (Original Belle in Beauty and the Beast on Broadway/ Voice of Meg in Hercules) all about her experience with Encore! now streaming on Disney+.

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Kobi Kassal

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November 19, 2019

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School of Fish: The Musical - What on Earth?!

How one wild thought sparked a comedic web series for two undergraduates.

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Kobi Kassal

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April 17, 2020

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Encore! on Disney+ "Fiddler on the Roof" - Ep. 108 Recap

Theatre and television extraordinaire Jamey Miller is back with his take on another episode of Encore! now streaming on Disney+.

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Jamey Miller

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December 27, 2019

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Preview: Encore! - "Annie Get Your Gun" - Ep. 105

Theatre Talk Boston resident television lover Jamey Miller previews the latest episode of Encore! on Disney+ where we see what happens when the cast of the iconic Irving Berlin musical reunites after 20 years.

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Jamey Miller

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December 5, 2019

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A Chat with Julia Lester from High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (Disney+)

Theatre Talk Boston (henceforth TTB) caught up with Julia Lester from the new Disney+ series High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.

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Kobi Kassal

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November 6, 2019

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