The Show-Score Blog

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Why the Play "Wit" Made Me Cry So Hard
Show-Score | By Carey Purcell | Aug 14, 2017

Some plays hit us harder than others. One theater lover describes her very personal response to “Wit”.

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Theater Camp Report: Atlantic Acting School Summer Camps
Show-Score | Aug 9, 2017

With programs for all ages and experience levels, Atlantic Acting School Summer Camp  is sure to have something for your theater-loving camper!

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The Night I Saw Hugh Jackman (From the Very Last Row)
Show-Score | By Nathaniel Rogers | Aug 9, 2017
Most people avoid sitting in the back row. But for one theatergoer, the back row proved how talented Broadway stars really are.
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Pretend To Be a Broadway Star
By Anne Luben | Aug 8, 2017

Looking for a place to sing your cares away? Here are a few of our favorite NYC karaoke spots.

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How I Learned That I Want to Be in Musicals
Show-Score | By Hailey Durner | Aug 7, 2017

Here’s how a summer camp changed this high school student’s dream for her future.

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Birthdays and Videos and Camps, Oh My!
Show-Score | By Robbie Block | Aug 4, 2017

Child's Play NY is a small company with a big heart. They offer lots of options for you to connect with your children and help unlock their creativity.

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The First Time Shakespeare Made Sense
Show-Score | By Hailey Bachrach | Aug 3, 2017

When did Shakespeare's plays "click" for you? One theatergoer shares her journey to understanding The Bard.

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Fringe Encore Series 2017
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Soho Playhouse features the best of international fringe fests!

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Off-Broadway's 20at20 Is Back!
By Show-Score.com | Aug 1, 2017

Twice a year, the Off-Broadway Alliance sponsors its amazing 20at20 program, inviting theatergoers to purchase $20 tickets to more than 25 Off-Broadway shows.

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What Type of Show-Score Reviewer are YOU?
By Bruce Cogan | Aug 1, 2017
Reviews come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and scores - but this Show-Score member gives a rundown on which styles he sees the most.  Read more...


A Gluten Free Guide for Theatergoers
Show-Score | By Kwegyirba Croffie | Jul 31, 2017

Gluten-free diners rejoice! Here's our guide to the best eateries for you pre- and post-show pleasure.

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Expand Your Horizons: A Guide to New Jersey Theater
Show-Score | By Kate Farrington | Jul 31, 2017

Watch out, New York - New Jersey is home to some of the most daring and dynamic theater companies around, and they're all gearing up for a great fall season. Here's a guide to some of the best theater New Jersey has to offer.

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QUIZ: How well do you know Pasek & Paul?
Show-Score | Jul 26, 2017
This iconic duo is back with "The Greatest Showman", coming to theaters this Christmas. How much do you know about them?
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Seeing Autism-Friendly Theater This Fall
Show-Score | By Barbara Kempe | Jul 25, 2017

Autism-friendly productions allow more families to share the magic of theater.

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You Too Can Enter “Hamilton” Heaven: Just Play The Odds
Show-Score | By Bruce Cogan | Jul 24, 2017

Digital lotteries are a theater fan's best friend. One Show-Score member shares some helpful tips for beating the odds.

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Broadway and Belief: My Faith and My Life in the Theater
Show-Score | By Amy Sapp | Jul 24, 2017
One theater fan explores how her faith impacts her love of theater...and how her love of theater impacts her faith.  Read more...

This Musical Tells Kids the Truth
Show-Score | By Mark Blankenship | Jul 24, 2017

“Really Rosie” (by Maurice Sendak and Carole King) is back in NYC. The director tells us why she cast kids of all colors, sizes, and abilities. 

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Theater Camp Report: Play On! Studios Theater Camps
Show-Score | Jul 21, 2017
Offering a week of fun and exploration, Play On! Studios is unlocking kids' imaginations all summer long.
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