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Leona Lewis Sings 'Memory' from Broadway's 'Cats' (Video)

Leona Lewis belts out the classic song “Memory” during a performance on Good Morning America on Thursday (August 4) at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York City.

The 31-year-old entertainer performed live with the cast of Cats from their Broadway theatre instead of the studio.

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The performance kicked off with the cast performing the song “Jellicle Cats” and segued into Leona‘s performance of the famous song.

Leona is currently starring in the musical eight times a week on Broadway!

Jenna Ushkowitz Has First Curtain Call for 'Waitress' on Broadway!

Jenna Ushkowitz takes a bow after her first performance of Waitress the musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Friday (July 29) in New York City.

The 30-year-old actress took over for the role of Dawn in the Broadway musical from Orange is the New Black‘s Kimiko Glenn, who is on a hiatus from the production.

Jenna is no stranger to the Broadway stage! She’s also been seen in Hair, The Wedding Singer, The King and I, and Spring Awakening.

Check out Waitress right now on Broadway!

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Suri Cruise Makes Rare Public Appearance with Mom Katie Holmes at Broadway's 'Finding Neverland'

Katie Holmes poses for a photo with her daughter Suri Cruise while meeting the cast of the Broadway musical Finding Neverland on Friday night (July 30) at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre in New York City.

The 37-year-old actress was also joined at the performance by her mom Kathleen.

The three generations got to meet stars Tony Yazbeck, Laura Michelle Kelly, Paul Slade Smith, and Amy Yakima.

“#familylove #dreamscometrue #girlsweekend,” Katie captioned a photo on her Instagram taken while they were backstage. See it below!

A photo posted by Katie Holmes (@katieholmes212) on

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Mario Lopez & Ross Lynch Dance Up a Storm for 'A Chorus Line' at Hollywood Bowl!

Mario Lopez shows off his dance moves while performing in the opening number of A Chorus Line at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday (July 29) in Hollywood.

The 42-year-old actor, who starred in the musical on Broadway back in 2008, was joined in the show by his wife Courtney Lopez. They met while doing the show in New York!

Also starring in the production were Ross Lynch, The Cheetah GirlsSabrina Bryan, Tony-nominated actor Robert Fairchild, Emmy-nominated choreographer Spencer Liff, Smash‘s Krysta Rodriguez, Broadway stars Mara Davi, Jason Tam, Leigh Zimmerman, J. Elaine Marcos, as well as Sarah Bowden, Michael Starr, and more.

There are two more performances of the musical set for Saturday and Sunday night.

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Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, & More Broadway Stars Sing 'What the World Needs Now Is Love' at DNC 2016 (Video)

Tons of familiar Broadway faces took the stage for a performance at the 2016 Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night (July 27) in Philadelphia, Penn.

The star-studded line-up included Idina Menzel, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Darren Criss, Debra Messing, Kristen Bell, Tyne Daly, and Rosie Perez as they took turns singing parts of “What the World Needs Now Is Love” by Jackie DeShannon.

“Just finished singing w/my beautiful friend @idinamenzel – and a slew of others from the broadway community-at the #dnc ! We sang ‘what the world needs now’ and – SPOILER ALERT- its LOVE!!! This arena is on fire w/kindness and I’m honored to be here. I love my country. #lovetrumpshate,” Kristen later wrote on Instagram.

Watch the performance below!


Broadway Stars Sing at DNC 2016

Glee's Jenna Ushkowitz Joins 'Waitress' on Broadway!

Jenna Ushkowitz is set to make her return to Broadway in the new musical Waitress!

The 30-year-old actress, best known for her work on the Fox series Glee, will be taking over for Orange Is the New Black‘s Kimiko Glenn during her leave of absence.

Jenna‘s first performance is July 29 and it’s not yet known when her last show will be.

This is the third Broadway show for Jenna. She has previously been seen on stage in The King and I at age nine and in the original production of Spring Awakening.

Jake Gyllenhaal Returning to Broadway in 'Burn This'

Jake Gyllenhaal will be back on Broadway in a revival of Lanford Wilson‘s play Burn This, the New York Times reports.

The 35-year-old actor will play the role of Pale, a role that has been played by both Edward Norton and John Malkovich at separate times in New York City.

The show is set to begin previews next year in February and open officially on March 6.

Last year, Jake starred opposite Ruth Wilson in the play Constellations on Broadway.

No other casting for Burn This has been announced.

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