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Watch Norbert Leo Butz Sing ‘Fight the Dragons’ from the New Broadway Musical, ‘Big Fish’

Norbert Leo Butz is one of my favorite performers. Broadway, Film, TV – he can do it all and he does it at such a high level. I just love the guy. In this NY Times ‘In Performance’ video, he performs an acoustic version of ‘Fight the Dragons’ from the new Broadway musical, Big Fish. The show is directed by Susan Stroman and is currently playing at the Neil Simon Theater. Check it out below!

Watch Two Songs From the Upcoming Broadway Musical, ‘Big Fish’, Starring Norbert Leo Butz

Big Fish, starring Norbert Leo Butz and Kate Baldwin, is headed to Broadway this September!

Norbert Leo Butz on His Broadway Success: “The only thread through my career is near-constant employment. That is a huge, rare gift in the theater”

So if you already have gotten two Tony Awards for Best Leading Actor in a Musical, you shouldn't be getting nervous about taking your next lead role on Broadway, right?

Watch Norbert Leo Butz & Kate Baldwin Sing ‘Time Stops’ from the Upcoming Broadway Musical, ‘Big Fish’

The upcoming Broadway musical Big Fish just put up this video of stars Norbert Leo Butz and Kate Baldwin singing one of the songs from the show, 'Time Stops', on their YouTube page.

Watch Katie Holmes, Norbert Leo Butz and Judy Greer chat about their new Broadway show, ‘Dead Accounts’

Dead Accounts, Theresa Rebeck's new play starring two-time Tony Award winner Norbert Leo Butz and Katie Holmes, starts previews tonight at Broadway’s Music Box Theatre. The show opens on November 29th.

Judy Greer to make her Broadway Debut in ‘Dead Accounts’

Judy Greer will be making her Broadway debut when she joins the cast of Dead Accounts, the upcoming Broadway show that will also star two-time Tony Award winner Norbert Leo Butz and Katie Holmes.

5 Clips from Vera Farmiga’s Directing Debut, ‘Higher Ground’

When I interviewed Vera Farmiga at SXSW earlier this year, she was in the middle of editing her directorial debut, Higher Ground. She was incredibly with how it had turned out and from the clips below, I'm more than interested to see how it turned out.

‘Catch Me If You Can’ to Play Final Performance September 4th

After playing 32 previews and 170 performances, Catch Me If You Can is closing Sunday, September, 4th.

Tony Awards Bits ‘n Pieces – Acceptance Speeches, Back Stage Moments and more!

These are some of my favorite moments from the show; including musical numbers, acceptance speeches and backstage interviews. And be sure to watch what the Best Actor in a Musical, Norbert Leo Butz, did at last night's performance of Catch Me If You Can!

Tony Award Performances Announced – Sutton Foster, Daniel Radcliffe and more!

The American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards® announced the line up of performances for this year's show and they look good!

Norbert Leo Butz: “I’ve never said no to a job in my entire life”

Playing the role popularized by Tom Hanks with 2002’s Catch Me If You Can in the film’s musical adaptation has put Norbert Leo Butz on the radar screens of many. Still, as he explains in a recent interview with the New York Post, he doesn’t view himself as anything more than a “journeyman actor.” “I’ve never said no to a job in my entire life. I have three young daughters! I have a long way to go…” the humble 44-year-old told the Post. “I’ve never been given the luxury of having an ego.” In addition to his current role as ... Read more

2011 Drama Desk Award Winners

The Book of Mormon and Anything Goes won 5 awards last night at the 2011 Drama Desk Awards; Mormon for Outstanding Musical and Anything Goes for Outstanding Revival of a Musical.