Interviews

How Hairspray Live! Is Cashing in on Four Years of Momentum at NBC
Kristin Chenoweth owes her family tradition to Bob Greenblatt, the pioneer of the live musical phenomenon.
4 Takes on Hamilton Mixtape's Break From Broadway With Ja Rule, Joell Ortiz, and More
And a look inside the musical's most high-profile pre-show #Ham4Ham ever.
Young Explorers Roam Around Pip's Island in the Ajami Siblings' Immersive Adventure
The innovative production breaks new ground in children's entertainment…but don't call it "theater."
An All-Female Band Lets Sweet Charity Grab Destiny by the Bass
Music director Georgia Stitt, orchestrator Mary-Mitchell Campbell, and guitarist Elana Arian on how standing out could help female musicians break in.
Lucas Steele: From TheaterMania's Call Center to The Great Comet on Broadway
A decade ago, Steele worked at our office. Then Broadway came a-calling.
Harvey Fierstein and Jerry Mitchell Divulge Hairspray Live! Secrets
The star and choreographer of the upcoming broadcast provide details about the show's live audience, new songs, and the potential for a revival.
Gary Busey Plots the Perfect Crime Off-Broadway
Without acting, Busey will take on the role of the Baseball Bat Killer in this long-running murder-mystery.
Lonny Price on Merrily We Roll Along, the Best Worst Thing That Ever Happened
Price creates a new documentary about his experience in Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's legendary Broadway musical.
Molly Ringwald Gets "Grandmothered" Into Her Next Great Role in Terms of Endearment
The John Hughes muse steps into Shirley MacLaine's Oscar-winning shoes and remolds them for the stage.
Moana Star Auli'i Cravalho Brings the Aloha Spirit to a New Disney Heroine
The teenage newcomer describes her Polynesian upbringing and the unexpected audition that made her the next Disney voice.