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Everything You Need to Know About Standing Room Only on Broadway
Show-Score | Jun 21, 2017

Standing Room only is the cheapest way to see hit shows: if you put in the legwork!

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Springsteen's Coming to Broadway! Which Musicals Should He Star in Next?
By Linda Buchwald | Jun 21, 2017

"The Boss" is coming to Broadway! Bruce Springsteen may be headed to the Walter Kerr Theatre this fall to play a series of concerts. Now we're wondering... which musicals should he star in next?

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Who Needs Fireworks? On 4th of July Weekend, We’re Giving You FREE Theater Tickets
Show-Score | By Catherine Herzog | Jun 20, 2017

It looks like Independence Day weekend is going to be rainy and humid, which is bad news for your barbecue. So why not escape Mother Nature in a theater? With Show-Score Member Nights, you can see excellent shows FOR FREE!

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How Do You Feel About Onstage Violence?
Show-Score | By Carol Rocamora | Jun 20, 2017

One Show-Score member ponders representations of violence on stage and asks the question, "Where is your personal line drawn?"

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How Should You Dress For a Broadway Show?
By Amy Sapp | Jun 19, 2017

One theater fan shares her tips and tricks to getting ready for a show and we want to know - do you have a Broadway dress code?

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James Monroe Iglehart Invites Us Into His "Hamilton" Dressing Room Tomorrow!
Jun 14, 2017

On Thursday, June 15th at 5:45 p.m. EDT, Show-Score will be swinging by "Hamilton" star James Monroe Iglehart's dressing room! You're invited to join the fun. Tune in and ask your questions, LIVE!

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Where To Eat When You’re Seeing Shakespeare In the Park
By Anne Luben | Jun 14, 2017
Attending one of the Public Theater's famed Shakespeare in the Park productions and want to grab some grub beforehand? Here are just a handful of the delicious options near the Delacorte Theater.  Read more...

The Savvy Audience Guide to the New York Musical Festival (NYMF)
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jun 14, 2017

If you like new musicals, you'll love the New York Musical Festival, running from July 10 - August 6. Catch dozens of in-development shows and be the first to see the next big thing. 

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Tony Award Upsets! Who Were the Shocking Winners?
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jun 12, 2017
Over 14,000 Show-Score members predicted the Tony nominees, but these winners took them by surprise.  Read more...

Cooking For Presidents and Cannibals
Show-Score | By Robbie Block | Jun 12, 2017

Former White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses gives us the inside scoop on transitioning from the Beltway to Off-Broadway. Find his delectable edibles at “Sweeney Todd” at the Barrow Street Theatre.

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Your Guide To Theater Camps in the NYC Area
Show-Score | Jun 7, 2017

We're creating an ongoing list of theater camps that are available for kids of all ages in the NYC area. Check back frequently for updates.

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Last Minute Tony Checklist
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | Jun 7, 2017

The Tonys are on Sunday! Make sure you are prepared.

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Four Games to Play While Watching the Tonys
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | Jun 5, 2017

Why let the Broadway stars have all the fun? Here are four playful ways to amp up your Tony viewing party.

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The Power of Puppet Theater
Show-Score | By Barbara Kempe | Jun 5, 2017

Looking for a show for the whole family? Member Barbara Kempe asks you to consider puppet theaters.

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'Predict the Tonys' Winner Spotlight: SondheiMiranda2016
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 30, 2017

We reconnected with Matt, one of our winners from last year's Predict the Tonys. He guessed the most categories correctly and shared a portion of the 1 Million Audience Rewards ShowPoints grand prize. Check out how he spent his winnings and his advice to this year's players.

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