Meredith Theatre Professor’s Take on Hollywood Stars on Broadway

Meredith Professor of Theatre Catherine Rodgers wrote about the "good, bad and ugly" sides of the trend of Hollywood stars on Broadway. The article was published on FoxNews.com in advance of the 2012 Tony Awards, which aired June 10.

"Commercial theater is quickly becoming a past time of the elite among us. I worry that a theater experience will no longer be enjoyed for the art and the craft of the production itself. When the focus of the art shifts from creating a stunning performance to maximizing profit margins that is a complete disservice to the audience."

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