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“Broadway 2017” on Jeopardy: Test Your Knowledge

Jeopardy boardJeopardy had the following answers in a “Broadway 2017” category during the Double Jeopardy Round of the Tournament of Champions earlier this week. Guess the questions:

$400 – COME FROM AWAY tells how Gander, Newfoundland hosted 7,000 airline passengers stranded due to this tragic event.

$800 – CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY features Christian Borle singing the following [“The Candyman”] as this character.

$1200 – Revived in 2017 and set during the final days of the Vietnam War, MISS SAIGON was inspired by this Puccini Opera.

$1600 – Ben Platt won the 2017 Tony for his performance as a high school senior coping with a classmate’s death in this musical.

$2000 – WAR PAINT stars Christine Ebersole as Elizabeth Arden and this legendary performer as Helena Rubinstein.

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Theater Quiz: Scoundrels and Heroes Edition

How well were you paying attention to the New York theater news in September and October, some of which was pleasing, much of which was disheartening or worse? Answer these 11 questions and see.

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Quiz updated: Which character are you in Hamilton?

Since 2015, 45,000 have taken my Hamilton quiz. Why not try the updated one, to find out whether you’re
Aaron Burr (originally portrayed by Leslie Odom Jr.)
Thomas Jefferson (Daveed Diggs)
King George III (Jonathan Groff)
George Washington (Christopher Jackson)
Alexander Hamilton (Lin-Manuel Miranda)
or Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton (Phillipa Soo)

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New York Theater Quiz August 2017

How well were you paying attention to theater news and reviews in August, a month full of controversies, and sad deaths? Answer these 10 questions and see.

New York Theater Quiz July 2017

How well were you paying attention to theater news and reviews in July, a month full of controversies? Answer these 10 questions and see.

New York Theater Quiz June 2017

How well were you paying attention to the New York theater news and reviews this month? Answer these 11 questions and find out.

New York Theater Quiz May 2017

How well were you paying attention to the New York theater news and reviews this month? Answer these 10 questions and find out.