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An Audience–Centric Take on Theater


Name that Actor: 2017 Tony Edition
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | May 25, 2017

Think you know the Tony nominees for the Best Acting categories? Test your knowledge.

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Join Opening Act at Their Annual Fundraiser to Help Spread the Gift of Theater
Show-Score | By Robbie Block | May 24, 2017

Opening Act's Social Board invites you to join them for a special event to support New York City's most under-resourced public high school students through the power of theater!

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Join Us at Planet Hollywood and on Facebook for a Show-Score LIVE! with Corey Cott
Show-Score | By Steve Schonberg | May 24, 2017

On Thursday, May 25th at 10:15 p.m. EDT Show-Score will be chatting with “Bandstand” star, Corey Cott! Join the fun on Facebook or in person at Planet Hollywood!

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Member Spotlight: Catherine 6062
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | May 22, 2017

Catherine 6062 is a lifelong theater fan and a Show-Score member with an eye for helping our community!

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Phantom of the Opera #FanArtFriday
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 19, 2017

We love theater fan art — drawings, covers, videos, physical objects, and everything else! Each week we showcase the best fan art out there. Here is a set of the images we received inspired by "The Phantom of the Opera".

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Winner Spotlight: Predict the Tonys 2016
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 17, 2017

We reconnected with Evan V, 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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Quiz: How Well do You Know Broadway Quotes?
Show-Score | By Jonathan Mandell | May 16, 2017

Our friend Jonathan Mandell, a prolific writer and reviewer, wanted to test how well we remember the Broadway shows that opened in the 2016-2017 season, and we were happy to oblige. See if you can match the ten lyrics or lines of dialogue below to the shows in which they are sung or spoken.

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Who’s Ahead in the Tony Races?
By Mark Blankenship | May 15, 2017

We’re weighing the odds in every major category!

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Best Musical
By Mark Blankenship | May 15, 2017

Who’s Ahead in the Tony Races? We analyzed the odds for "Best Musical!"

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Tune in As Show-Score Heads to ‘Broadway Bakes’ with Betsy Wolfe!
Show-Score | By Steve Schonberg | May 15, 2017

On Tuesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m EDT, Show-Score will be coming to you live from Schmackary’s! We’ll be joined by special correspondent, “Waitress” on Broadway’s new “Jenna,” Betsy Wolfe and the cast of “Falsettos.” Tune in and ask your questions, LIVE!

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Join Show-Score Members and Fan Artists From Around the Country at This Weeks Theater Thursday!
Show-Score | By Robbie Block | May 15, 2017

Meet some of our featured artists for our upcoming Theater Thursday fan art show case!

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Show-Score LIVE! With Broadway Superstar, Lea Salonga
Show-Score | By Steve Schonberg | May 12, 2017

On Monday, May 15th at 5:00 p.m. EDT, Show-Score will be chatting with Tony Award winner, Broadway star and recording artist, Lea Salonga! You're invited to join the fun. Tune in and ask your questions, LIVE!

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Dear Evan Hansen #FanArtFriday
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 12, 2017

We love theater fan art — drawings, covers, videos, physical objects, and everything else! Each week we want to showcase the best fan art out there. Here is a set of the images we received inspired by "Dear Evan Hansen".

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Join Us in Person and on Facebook for a Show-Score LIVE! with James Snyder
Show-Score | By Steve Schonberg | May 11, 2017

Today at 9:00 p.m. EDT, Show-Score will be chatting with Broadway leading man James Snyder… and you're invited to join the fun on Facebook and in person at Planet Hollywood! 

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Tony Award Nominee, Michelle Wilson Gives Voice to the Forgotten
Show-Score | By Steve Schonberg | May 9, 2017

Tony Award Nominee, Michelle Wilson recently told Show-Score about the importance of “Sweat” in sharing the stories of America’s forgotten factory workers. 

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Tony Fashion: What the Winners Wore
Show-Score | By Anne Carr | May 8, 2017

One of the most fun parts about watching The Tonys is picking out the best dressed. We looked back on the last few years to see what looks have suited the Tony winners.

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Our Favorite Kevin Spacey Moments
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | May 8, 2017

Kevin Spacey is an inspired selection to host the 71st Tony Awards on June 11 live on CBS. Not only does Spacey have an impressive theater pedigree – he is a Tony Award-winning actor himself – he’s also not shy about showing off his singing and comedic talents.

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The 14 People They May (or May Not) Have Called Before Kevin Spacey to Host the Tonys
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 8, 2017

“I was their...15th choice to host this year’s Tony Awards,” Spacey boasted - we brainstormed who the other 14 (maybe) were

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Member Spotlight: Jeff B 6072's Broadway Window Card Collection
Show-Score | By Ronni Krasnow | May 8, 2017

Like many Show-Score members, Jeff B 6072 has a passion for collecting. His item of choice? Broadway window cards. 

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