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Broadway's 'Legally Blonde' Cast Reunites for 'Omigod' Parody to Tell People to Sanitize!

The original Broadway cast of Legally Blonde – The Musical is reuniting for a PSA to remind people to sanitize during the ongoing health crisis!

The Delta Nus – Laura Bell Bundy (Elle Woods), Annaleigh Ashford (Margot), Leslie Kritzer (Serena), and Asmeret Ghebremichael (Pilar) – filmed a parody of the musical’s opening number “Omigod You Guys.”

In the video, Elle hops onto a FaceTime call with her Delta Nu sisters to remind them to sanitize during the pandemic.

The video was released on the 13th anniversary of the show’s opening night.

Broadway's 'Beetlejuice' Is Closing as Theater Owners Are Forcing It to Leave

The Broadway musical Beetlejuice had some rocky weeks this year at the box office, but it recently had a big turnaround and has become a huge hit… though this is sadly not enough to save the show.

The show will be ending its Broadway run on June 6, 2020 as the owners of the Winter Garden Theatre are forcing it to leave to make room for the upcoming production of The Music Man, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster.

“It’s sad and a shame, and also, in its own way, historic,” co-producer Hal Luftig told the New York Times. “I don’t think there’s ever been a case when a show has turned itself around in such a fashion and then has to leave its theater.”

The producers of Beetlejuice are hoping to find another theater, but a move for a show as elaborate as Beetlejuice is extremely expensive. The show’s investors likely won’t make their money back now as the June closing date won’t allow for enough time to recoup the full $21 million capitalization.

“It’s disappointing,” said Mark Kaufman, the executive vice president of Warner Bros. Theater Ventures. “We took the time and we built a hit, and now we’re going to have our life at this theater cut short.”

The Shubert Organization, which is the company that owns the Winter Garden Theatre, has something in all contracts called a “stop clause” that will allow them to kick a show out of its theater if the show’s grosses fall below a certain level for two weeks in a row. Beetlejuice hit its stop clause in June 2019, before the big rebound. At that time, the Shuberts agreed to let The Music Man open in the theater over a year later.

You can buy tickets now to see Beetlejuice on Broadway at the Winter Garden Theatre through June 6!

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Catherine O'Hara Channels 'Beetlejuice' at Tony Awards 2019!

Catherine O’Hara is feeling a little nostalgic!

The 65-year-old actress paid homage to her 1988 film Beetlejuice as she hit the stage at the 2019 Tony Awards on Sunday (June 9) Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Catherine O’Hara

Also stepping out for the awards show were Kerry Butler and Leslie Kritzer – who star in the new Broadway musical version of Beetlejuice.

Bettlejuice is nominated tonight for Best Musical.

The Tonys are airing RIGHT NOW on CBS with host James Corden!

10+ pictures inside of the stars at the awards show…More Here! »

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Broadway Stars Step Out for Lucille Lortel Awards, Honoring the Best of Off-Broadway!

Reeve Carney poses for a photo with Hadestown co-star Eva Noblezada while attending the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards on Sunday (May 5) in New York City.

The awards show honors outstanding achievement in Off-Broadway shows and stars from the Broadway community came out to show support.

Kiss Me Kate‘s Stephanie Styles presented an award alongside Ain’t Too Proud‘s Jeremy Pope, who was joined by co-star Ephraim Sykes.

Reeve and Eva‘s co-star Patrick Page was joined at the show by his wife, Trading SpacesPaige Davis.

Be More Chill stars Will Roland, Stephanie Hsu, and Katlyn Carlson were in attendance to support their show, as well as co-star George Salazar, who won Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical. The show is now on Broadway!

Also in attendance were The Cher Show‘s Stephanie J. Block, To Kill a Mockingbird‘s Jeff Daniels, The Prom‘s Beth Leavel and Caitlin Kinnunen, Head Over HeelsBonnie Milligan, Beetlejuice‘s Leslie Kritzer, The Phantom of the Opera‘s Jay Armstrong Johnson, as well as Judith Light, Annaleigh Ashford, and Superhero nominee Kate Baldwin.

FYI: Stephanie S. is wearing a Self-Portrait dress.

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Get Your First Look at 'Beetlejuice' on Broadway with These Pics!

The new musical Beetlejuice, based on the beloved Tim Burton movie, is now playing on Broadway and the first official production photos have been released!

Tony nominee Alex Brightman stars in the title role while newcomer Sophia Anne Caruso, who is already a two-time Lortel Award nominee, plays Lydia.

Beetlejuice tells the story of Lydia Deetz, a strange and unusual teenager whose life changes when she meets a recently deceased couple and Beetlejuice, a demon with a thing for stripes. When Lydia calls on Beetlejuice to scare away anyone with a pulse, this double-crossing specter unleashes a (Nether)world of pandemonium, and the biggest sandworm Broadway has ever seen.

Also starring in the new production are Kerry Butler, Rob McClure, Leslie Kritzer, and more. The official opening night is on April 25!

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Pitch Perfect's Skylar Astin & Ben Platt Reunite on Broadway!

Skylar Astin and Ben Platt played lovable roommates in the smash hit movie Pitch Perfect and they just reunited on Broadway!

Ben is currently starring in the new musical Dear Evan Hansen and Skylar showed up to the invited dress rehearsal on Sunday night (November 13) to show his support.

“My roomie for life is a revelation in his new show. I am kvelling. Run to see him in #dearevanhansen and #youwillbefound ’’’,” Skylar captioned the below photo on Instagram.

Pictured inside: Skylar attending The Actors Fund’s benefit reading of short plays by Wesley Taylor on Monday (November 14) at New World Stage in New York City.

Also in attendance at the event were Glee‘s Matthew Morrison and Kevin McHale, Raven Symone, Leslie Kritzer, Carolee Carmello, Jack Griffo, and more.

A photo posted by Skylar Astin (@skylarastin) on

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Ahna O'Reilly Thanks Steven Pasquale for His Handsomeness

Steven Pasquale and Ahna O’Reilly pose for pictures at the photo call for their upcoming show The Robber Bridegroom on Thursday (February 4) in New York City.

The actors will be starring in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of the musical comedy, which also stars Leslie Kritzer and Nadia Quinn with direction by Alex Timbers.

Ahna posted a photo from rehearsal last week on Instagram with the following caption.

“I would like to thank, in no particular order: 1. @lesliekritzer for this flattering/accurate photo of me & @stevepasquale 😁; 2. @toryburch @esthersong831 for my sweet pants. ❤️; 3. @stevepasquale for your handsomeness etc. 🙇 #RobberBridegroom,” she said.

Steven currently has a small role on the highly buzzed about FX series American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson!

A photo posted by Ahna O'Reilly (@ahnaoreilly) on

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