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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 24, 2016

We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up!

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Beyond Monopoly: 5 More Board Games That Deserve the Broadway Treatment
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 23, 2016

Earlier this week, Hasbro, Inc. and The Araca Group announced a partnership to bring Monopoly to the stage, as "Monopoly: The Musical". With that in mind, we felt inspired to come up with our own list of board games that ought to be Broadway-bound!

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Date Night at the Theater
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The best shows to see for your buddingor full-bloomromance. 

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Theater Etiquette: Tips for Taking Kids to a Show
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler & Raven Snook | Jun 23, 2016

Skip the movie and turn off the TV: it's time to take your kids to a show! We asked our resident parental expert, Raven Snook, for the scoop on how the whole family can enjoy a day at the theater.

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Emoji Theater: Can You Guess the Show?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 21, 2016
We took a well-known musical and spelled the plot out: in emoji form! Take a look below and see if you can figure out what show we've summed up! Read more...

This Website Analyzes Every Single Line of the 'Hamilton' Score
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 21, 2016

Did John Adams really call Alexander Hamilton a "Creole bastard"? How did the relatively obscure General Mercer end up getting a shoutout? This website has answers to all of the questions you don't even know you have.

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Theater Bytes: Week of 6/10 Best of Social Media Roundup
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 17, 2016

Every Friday, we turn the spotlight on our favorite social media standouts from Broadway and beyond! Who was featured this week?

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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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Plot (Counter)point
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 16, 2016

Welcome to "Plot (Counter)point", a fun new series where we let the antagonist of a well-known show retell the plot from his or her point of view! We'll start you out with something easy: can you tell who's bummed out that his crush won't listen to his music anymore?

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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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This App Can Help You Win Hamilton Tickets
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 15, 2016
This app will make sure that you do not throw away your shot to win "Hamilton" tickets. Read more...

Best Dressed Broadway Actors at the 2016 Tony Awards
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 15, 2016

We rounded up some of our favorite fashions from this year's Tony Awards! Do you agree with our picks? Who are we missing? Send us pics in the comments! 

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R is for Raunchy
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Leave your inhibitions at the door.

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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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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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Theater Bytes: Week of 6/10 Best of Social Media Roundup
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 10, 2016

Every Friday, we're turning the spotlight on our favorite social media standouts from Broadway and beyond! And this week is a special all-Best Actor/Actress in a Musical nominee edition!

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A Nominee-Inspired Menu for Your Tony Awards Viewing Party
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 10, 2016

We put together the ultimate Tony party menu, inspired by this year's nominated productions!

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Predicting the Tonys: Critics Weigh In
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Jun 9, 2016

We reached out to a number of leading critics to ask them who they thought will win the Tonys (and who SHOULD win). Some of their responses just might surprise you!

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Lin-Manuel Miranda
2 shows | 23,867 followers

Black Shows Matter
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Powerful black stories on the Great White Way...and beyond.

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Predicting the Tonys: Critics Weigh In
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Jun 8, 2016

We reached out to a number of leading critics to ask them who they thought will win the Tonys (and who SHOULD win). Some of their responses just might surprise you!

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David Korins
7 shows | 14,775 followers

Can't Score Seats to Tony-Nominated Shows?
Show-Score | By Raven Snook | Jun 8, 2016

Go beyond Broadway and check out these well-reviewed productions that deliver similar experiences to hot Tony-nominated shows.

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'Spring' Kickstarter Campaign Awakens Interesting Debate Among Fans
Show-Score | By Show-Score | Jun 7, 2016

"Deaf West's Spring Awakening" has an ardent fan base, but some are not happy with their Kickstarter to fund their Tonys performance. Show-Score aims to capture the fan perspective!

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