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The Show Must Go On!
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score Founder and CEO | Dec 5, 2016

The entire neighborhood may have been without power, but that wasn't about to stop the Philadelphia Theatre Company.

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A New Kind of Christmas Classic at the Apollo
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 28, 2016


"The First Noel" at the Apollo Theater

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This #GivingTuesday, Support Non-Profit Theater in NYC
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score Founder and CEO | Nov 28, 2016

Some of Broadway's best new shows got their start at non-profit theaters. And we've made it really easy for you to give back to them!

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14 Things That Make Us Thankful for Broadway
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 22, 2016

Let's just say we've been changed for good.

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POLL: Which Parade Performance Are You Most Excited About?
Show-Score | By Christopher McKittrick | Nov 21, 2016

In addition to turkey, drinks, and spending time with family, Broadway fans have another reason to look forward to Thanksgiving—the live Broadway musical parade performances! 

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POLL: "Hamilton Mixtape" Tracks and Artists Revealed: Which Are You Most Excited About?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 4, 2016

Pre-orders for the "Hamilton Mixtape" are dropping today: check out the complete tracklist, artist lineup, and official album art, and tell us which one you'll be playing first!

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POLL: Should You Eat Inside a Broadway Theater?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 31, 2016
Last week, we posted an article about whether or not theatergoers can eat inside a Broadway house. Our members let their voices be heard on this particular issue! Read more...

So, This Sexy "Hamilton" Halloween Costume is a Thing That You Can Purchase
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 21, 2016

But please, do not do it.

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This Game Lets YOU Become a Broadway Star...So the Show-Score Team Had to Play!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Oct 18, 2016

The road to becoming a Broadway star is long and hard, filled with pitfalls, excitement, and a lucky break or two. And for every theater fan who collects show programs in binders or sings Sondheim in the shower, it's a journey that you and your five closest friends can now go on, all from the comfort of your couch!

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STAFF PICKS: The Fall shows that have us buzzing at Show-Score HQ!
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Oct 12, 2016
With an eye on everything happening on Broadway and Beyond, the Show-Score team has a unique perspective on all that New York City theater has to offer. So we asked the team to share their thoughts: of all the shows playing this fall, which shows are you most excited for? Read more...

The Top 4 Reasons We're So Excited About the Future of Storytelling!
Show-Score | By Sponsored Post | Sep 28, 2016

If you like “Then She Fell” and “Sleep No More”, if you’re fascinated by the intersection of technology and theater, if you can’t get enough of VR & AR, then mark your calendars for next weekend (October 7 - 9, 2016), and the Future of Storytelling Fest!

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This New Comic Series Details the Magic Adventures of a High School Backstage Crew!
By Thea Rodgers | Sep 16, 2016

If you haven’t already heard, the coolest new comic book came out this year—and it’s about the run crew who work backstage at their high school theater. That’s right—a comic book about run crew. DOUBLE nerd. But wait—it gets better.

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POLL: Who Do You Think Will Host the 2017 Tony Awards?
Show-Score | By Thea Rodgers | Sep 8, 2016

So, the Tonys were in June. It’s now September. Totally not too early to start thinking about next year's awards — right?

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When Was the First Time You Saw "Jersey Boys"?
Show-Score | By Show-Score Team | Sep 7, 2016

When a show runs for as long as "Jersey Boys" has (11 years this October), it has a fair amount of nostalgia attached to it. When we heard about its closing Tuesday night, our staff were shocked and spontaneously shared their own fond memories of seeing the show for the first time. Now we want to hear about yours!

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“AMERICAN IDOL” MEETS THEATER: The New York New Works Theatre Festival
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score CEO | Sep 6, 2016

50 shows start, 1 show wins...and you can get a ringside seat for $23!


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Tell Us Which Broadway Theaters Have the Most Leg Room!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Sep 1, 2016

Yesterday, we rounded up our list of the 5 Most Jaw-Droppingly Beautiful Broadway Theaters. But we all know that beauty isn't everything: arguably, comfort counts even more! Inspired by the vocal response on social media, we want your help answering the question: where can we find the most comfortable seats on Broadway? 

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The Most Notorious Flop in Broadway History
Show-Score | By Thea Rodgers | Aug 12, 2016

We all know there’s no such thing as bad theater: just shows that you didn’t care for in particular. So when it comes to what is widely considered to be the biggest critical flop in Broadway history, we wondered if things would have turned out differently if Show-Score was around...

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The Show-Score Team Shares Their First Theater Experiences!
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Jul 15, 2016

We asked our amazing team of theater professionals about the very first moment that they fell in love with the stage! Check out what they have to say:

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Let's Talk Tonys 2017
Show-Score | By Raven Snook | Jun 27, 2016

The top 12 shows we're most excited to see this Broadway season (so far...) 

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Release Your Inner Drama Nerd at Theater Camp
Sponsored Post | By Camarin Wanamaker | Jun 27, 2016

Theater camp gave my child an opportunity I wish I'd had.

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An Ode to Our Favorite Fathers in Musical Theater
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 17, 2016

In honor of Father's Day coming up this Sunday, we rounded up a list of some of the most memorable dads in musical theater. 

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Pics, or It Didn’t Happen!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 16, 2016

We love reading your reviews, but now we want to see your Playbill pictures. We asked our Show-Score community what they’ve been seeing. Here’s a select few from this past week on Broadway and Beyond!

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Tonys 2016: The Results
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Jun 12, 2016

Critics and audiences did really well predicting the Tonys, especially the one member who got 23 out of 24 correct!

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Your Guide to the Ultimate Tony Awards Viewing Party (Featuring Tips from Our Members!)
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 11, 2016
Ready to celebrate another great year of theater this Sunday? Show-Score has got you covered on all things Tony party.
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