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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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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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Lights of Broadway Collector Profile: loliveve43
Show-Score | By Robbie Block | May 4, 2017

Since Show-Score joined the Lights of Broadway Community, we have met some amazing collectors, many of whom are our members! Meet loliveve43, a fan of the theater and "light catching".

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Member Spotlight: AmyAmyAmy63 a Prolific Theatergoer
Show-Score | By Chris McKittrick | Mar 21, 2017
Seeing 208 shows a year is no small feat! This member does just that practically EVERY YEAR. We sat down with AmyAmyAmy63 to see just how she does it, and what inspired her to see so much theater! Read more...

Member Spotlight: How Daniel Saw a Show in Every Broadway Theater
Show-Score | By Linda Buchwald | Dec 22, 2016

Show-Score member Dan Q likes a challenge. This year, he challenged himself to cross every Broadway theater off his list. Here's how he did it.

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Announcing Our London Contest Winner — and How You Can Win 2 Hamilton Tix!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Nov 11, 2016

Meet Tyler, the winner of our West End Weekend contest, and get the scoop on our latest prize — the chance to win two tickets to "Hamilton"!

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Member Spotlight: Portia’s Ambitious Quest... To See EVERY Shakespeare Play in One Year!
Show-Score | By Anna Marr | Oct 13, 2016

Sword fights, love crusades, adventures by sea: all quests worthy of Shakespeare. But that’s nothing compared to Portia’s journey.

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How Show-Score's Top Two Members on the Leaderboard Fell in Love with Theater...and Each Other!
Show-Score | By Maisa Chiang | Sep 23, 2016

Show-Score's two most prolific members see a lot of theater—together! Read on to learn more about this amazing couple and how theater fits into their lives and their relationship.

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Member Spotlight: How Jason Gave His Theater Students The Best Gift Ever: A Video Message from Leslie Odom, Jr.
Show-Score | By Anna Marr | Sep 7, 2016

Theater teacher Jason traveled from Texas to the Tony Awards, and he sent his students a treasured video to prove it!

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Member Spotlight: How Patrick Gets to Interview Broadway Stars Like Lin-Manuel Miranda!
Show-Score | By Maisa Chiang | Aug 23, 2016

Ever wonder what it's like to start your own theater podcast? Meet Show-Score member Patrick 6085, who did just that! Read on to find out what his journey was like, and even pick up a few tips.

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Member Spotlight: Ilana's Journey from Theatergoer to Theater Maker
Show-Score | By Ryan McCarthy | Aug 12, 2016

Show-Score member Ilana Simons seems like a New Yorker with a full plate. She's a psychologist with a wide practice, and until this year, she scratched the art-making itch by creating short animations (one of which even screened at Sundance!) But after a lifetime of enjoying theater at the avant-garde edge, she's decided to leap into the messy, communal, theatrical fray by creating a piece of her own.  

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One Lucky Member Won $1,000 of Theater from Show-Score — Here's How He Spent It!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Aug 1, 2016

How would YOU spend $1,000 on theater? That's just the situation that one lucky Show-Score member found himself in when he won our $1,000 of theater contest last year. Read on to discover how Show-Score member Guilty One spent his prize!

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The Lights Are Not Only Bright on Broadway: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Show-Score | By Bruce Cogan, Show-Score Member | Jul 22, 2016

When I told my friends on the West Coast that I planned to attend the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in late June, knowing that I am an inveterate playgoer in New York City, they warned me not to expect too much. I am happy to report that they vastly underestimated the theatrical experience I would have at the Festival.

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Member Spotlight: Carrie’s Secret to Seeing Theater Almost Every Night of the Week...for Free!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jul 1, 2016

Show-Score member Carrie is an avid theater fan: both on the stage, and in the aisles!

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Member Spotlight: HopeNYC's Handmade Tony Cookies Blew Us Away
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Jun 14, 2016

Meet Show-Score member Hope Rodriguez, also known as HopeNYC. By day, she is a professional nanny, but on evenings and weekends, she is a Broadway super-fan!

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Member Spotlight: We're Insanely Jealous of This Artist's 'Hamilton' Backstage Experience
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 16, 2016

One talented artist and avid musical fan certainly didn't throw away Her Shot for a chance to visit The Room Where It Happens.

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There's No People Like Show People
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Apr 25, 2016
When Show-Score member Bethany Zechman went to see an "An American in Paris" with her teenage daughter, she had no idea she'd soon discover firsthand how truly loving and supportive the Broadway community could be! 
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