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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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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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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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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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'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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Predicting the Tonys: Critics Weigh In
Show-Score | By Deeksha Gaur | Jun 6, 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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Theater Bytes: Week of 6/3 Best of Social Media Roundup
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 3, 2016

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

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Our Favorite Fashions at the 2015 Tony Awards
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 3, 2016

It's our own personal Best Dressed list!

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Prop Quiz!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 2, 2016

It's time for another game of Prop Quiz!, a segment where we round up key props from a beloved Broadway show, either past or present. Name the show, and we'll pick a winner from the correct answers for a fun Show-Score prize!

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Fans Will Lead 'Spring Awakening' to the Tonys!
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 2, 2016

The show may have ended its limited engagement in January, but the Deaf West revival of 'Spring Awakening' is asking the fans to help bring them back to the Tonys stage.

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Our Favorite Classic Sardi's Caricatures (and How You Use Audience Rewards Points to Get Your Own Personalized Caricature!)
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Jun 1, 2016

Because there's nothing quite so quintessentially "Broadway" as enjoying a post-show meal at Sardi's, surrounded by quirkily doodled portraits of stage and screen legends.

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Theater Bytes: Week of 5/27 Best of Social Media Roundup
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 27, 2016

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

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What Does it Really Mean When a Show Has 'Mixed Reviews'?
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 24, 2016

A green Show-Score is synonymous with theater worth seeing, but allow us to explain why sometimes yellow also means go!

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5 Screen Actors You May Not Have Known Are Tony Winners
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 24, 2016

If you're a true Tonys trivia junkie, it might be tough (or even impossible) to stump you with a list like this. But that certainly doesn't mean that we won't try!

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The Top 5 Greatest James Corden Moments
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 23, 2016

Get to know this year's Tonys host with this round-up of our favorite on-camera James Corden moments! From carpool karaoke with Adele to rapping "Hamilton" with Rosie O'Donnell, get ready to laugh (and get excited for the Tonys!)

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The HamilTONYS: Depressingly Boring, or Something Else?
Show-Score | By Tom Melcher, Show-Score CEO | May 20, 2016

Many theater professionals I meet are depressed or bored by this year’s Tony Awards, but I think they are missing a huge opportunity.  

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The 2016 Tony Nominees, In Words
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 19, 2016

How did you describe the Tony nominees for plays and musicals in the New and Revival categories? We crunched the numbers (well, words), and discovered some interesting insights...

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5 Must-Have Audience Rewards Experiences for the Theater Super Fan
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 18, 2016

Show-Score has teamed up with Audience Rewards to present "Predict the Tonys," where you guess the winners in each categories for a chance to win up to 1,000,000 Audience Reward points! But just what kinds of incredible theater experiences can you get? We've got the scoop...

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When Fans and Critics Disagree
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 16, 2016

Show-Score members have been predicting who will win the 2016 Tonys and the results are not necessarily what you would expect! Read on to see how they differ from the critics' and add your voice to the conversation by making your own predictions.

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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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Daveed Diggs: "I'll Literally Be Having Conversations With the Front Row While Lin is Rapping"
Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | May 10, 2016

It may be the toughest ticket in town, but if you can score one, and in the first five rows no less, you might get a surprise bonus you weren't counting on!

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