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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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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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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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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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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...


What Do Show-Score Members Want From Broadway?
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 30, 2017

Our member reviews reveal some fascinating trends

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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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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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'Predict the Tonys' Winner Spotlight: Evan V
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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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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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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Hamilton #FanArtFriday
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | May 5, 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 "Hamilton".

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Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Book of a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Original Score
By Mark Blankenship

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

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Best Revival of a Musical
By Mark Blankenship

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

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11 Things We Know to Be True About Movie Musicals
Show-Score | By Janie Dickerson | Apr 18, 2017
Movie makers: ignore at your own peril. Read more...

One-Night Stands: Broadway Musicals That Lasted Just One Performance
Show-Score | By Jason Ginsburg | Feb 21, 2017

For some shows, opening night is also closing night. Here are some of the most memorable forgettable shows!

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The 'Best' Broadway Musicals (As Determined by Show-Score Members!)
Show-Score | By Carissa Chesanek | Feb 13, 2017

Interested in the best musicals that Broadway has to offer? Check out this list describing and detailing the top musicals on Broadway by Show-Score.

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