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5th Avenue Theatre: Five-Time Tony Award-Winning Musical ‘Fun Home’ to Make Its Northwest Premiere

(From L) Luké Barbato Smith as ‘Christian,’ Henry Boshart as ‘John’ and Carly Gold as ‘Small Alison' in Fun Home. Photo: Joan Marcus
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Fun Home was the event of the 2015 Broadway season, receiving raves from critics and audiences alike, winning five 2015 Tony Awards including Best Musical and making history along the way as the first show written exclusively by women to win theater’s highest achievement. ...
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Lily Tomlin to Receive 2016 SAG Life Achievement Award

Lily Tomlin SAG-AFTRA
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Lily Tomlin has been named the 53rd recipient of SAG-AFTRA's highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award. ...
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Cynthia Nixon to be Honored at Provincetown International Film Festival

Cynthia Nixon/Elle
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The Provincetown International Film Festival has announced that Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award-winner Cynthia Nixon will be honored. ...
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PFLAG National to Honor Kristin Chenoweth, Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry, Wells Fargo

Kristin Chenoweth
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PFLAG National will honor Kristin Chenoweth, Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry, and Wells Fargo at the 8th Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala. ...
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Alison Bechdel: My Career Stems from Father’s Secret Life

Alison Bechdel/Photo: Geeky News
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Graphic novelist Alison Bechdel became a “professional lesbian” in response to her father’s closeted life ...
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Jennifer Blood Stars in ‘Matilda the Musical’ at The 5th Avenue Theatre

Jennifer Blood and Bryce Ryness in Matilda The Musical. Photo: Joan Marcus.
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Jennifer Blood plays lighthearted teacher Miss Honey in Matilda the Musical at The 5th Avenue Theatre August 18 through September 6, 2015. ...
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Neil Patrick Harris to Narrate ‘And Tango Makes Three’

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Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris will narrate a new edition of the bestselling, groundbreaking children's book 'And Tango Makes Three.' ...
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WICKED Returns to the Emerald City for 32 Performances

Laurel Harris and Kara Lindsay/Photo: Joan Marcus 2014
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After breaking box office records in 2012, WICKED, Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, will return to Seattle’s Paramount Theatre from July 8 – August 2. ...
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Judith Light’s ‘Wonderful’ Return to Broadway

Tony Award winner and Transparent actress Judith Light has just taken on a new role on Broadway. The former Who’s the Boss? gay icon will be reading during an invitation-only presentation of Wonderful – A New Play on February 26.
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Judith Light has just taken on a new role on Broadway. The gay icon will read during an invitation-only presentation of Wonderful – A New Play on Feb. 26. ...
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The 5th Ave Theatre: Matilda, The Sound of Music, Assassins

(L-R) Lisa O'Hare as Sibella Hallward, Bryce Pinkham as Monty Navarro and Catherine Walker as Phoebe D'Ysquith in a scene from A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder. Photo: Joan Marcus
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The 5th Avenue Theatre's 35th season includes Matilda, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, The Sound of Music, Assassins, and Sleeping Beauty Wakes. ...
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