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  1. ratings
    Is Smash NBC’s Hoped-For Hit or a Big Disappointment?It’s been four weeks, so we can declare that it’s found its level.
  2. Smash Recap: Don’t Dance So Close to MeKatharine McPhee needs to sing a show tune already.
  3. smash
    See a Preview of Nick Jonas on SmashThis guy and Broadway — he just can’t stay away!
  4. Theater Critic Scott Brown Reviews Smash’s Show-Within-the-Show for Week ThreeIncluding that Bruno Mars thing at La MaMa.
  5. overnights
    Smash Recap: Swing Batter BatterIt’s Joe DiMaggio. And sex.
  6. smash
    See a Preview of Katharine McPhee Covering Adele on SmashAdele she ain’t, but, still, fun!
  7. ratings
    Smash Ratings Suffer a Big Decline in Week TwoThe Voice remains very potent, however.
  8. stage dive
    Theater Critic Scott Brown Reviews Smash’s Show-Within-the-Show for Week Two [UPDATED]“To make the big boys hire me / Please make that rhythm fiery.”
  9. overnights
    Smash Recap: CallbacksIvy or Karen?
  10. smash
    Listen to Songs From Next Week’s SmashAre you in the for the long haul?
  11. listen
    Listen To a Song From Next Week’s SmashCalled “20th Century Fox Mambo.”
  12. stage dive
    New York Magazine Stage Critic Scott Brown Reviews Smash’s Show-Within-the-ShowHow would the three songs from the untitled Marilyn musical actually hold up onstage?
  13. ratings
    NBC Can Exhale: Smash Didn’t BombIt did fine, while The Voice was huge.
  14. smash
    Smash’s ‘Napoleonic Little Nazi’ Michael Riedel on Getting Name-Checked in the Premiere and His Upcoming Cameo“To be perfectly arrogant about it, I don’t think you can do a TV show about the Broadway world without including a powerful and notorious Broadway gossip columnist.”
  15. overnights
    Smash Recap: The Play’s the Thing“You could do a baseball number.”
  16. nbc
    Watch the Casts of NBC Shows Sing ‘Brotherhood of Man’Can Mariska Hargitay dance, or can Mariska Hargitay dance?
  17. tv review
    Smash Review: Performance AnxietyThe musical numbers on NBC’s Broadway drama Smash are dazzling — and way too short.
  18. Expect NBC to Promote the Hell Out of Its Shows During Today’s GameIncluding: The Voice, Smash, 30 Rock.
  19. the industry
    What Does NBC Have Riding on the Success of Smash?We analyze what will happen to the fading network if the heavily hyped show is a hit, a bomb, or just meh.
  20. Smash’s Megan Hilty Lands a Real-Life Marilyn RoleIn Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
  21. party lines
    Party Lines Slideshow: Megan Hilty and More at the Premiere of SmashJudah Friedlander tells us his janitor fantasy.
  22. smash
    Download the First Episode of Smash for Free! Right Now!If NBC is “introducing” us to Katharine McPhee, then consider this our “introducing” you to iTunes.
  23. Uma Thurman Added to Small-Screen SmashShe’ll film several episodes of NBC’s buzzed-about musical.
  24. looking ahead
    Vulture’s Midseason TV Preview: How the New Series Will Affect the Network’s FortunesAnd there are some ambitious new series: from Smash to Touch to The River.
  25. smash
    Watch Katharine McPhee Sing ‘Beautiful’ in an Extended Trailer for SmashShe’s no Christina, but there’s a good chance that Katharine McPhee’s rendition of “Beautiful” will make you excited for Smash (as will seeing Anjelica Huston, because, come on).
  26. ratings
    With the TV Season Well Under Way, What Went Wrong for NBC?’Up All Night’ is about its only hit. But unlike the Zucker years, they’re not panicking.
  27. casting couch
    Bernadette Peters Will Guest-Star on SmashBut not as herself, for some tragic reason.
  28. tv
    Network Status Reports: Can The Voice Help Get NBC Out of the Basement This Year?In the first of a series, we dissect NBC’s game plan, strengths and weaknesses, and diagnose its prospects.
  29. tv
    NBC Renews Chuck, Picks Up Smash, Prime SuspectSee which other shows got picked up.
  30. upfronts 2011
    Where Does Fourth-Place NBC Stand Heading into Upfronts?Here are the problems that need to be solved next year, and what the struggling Peacock might do to solve them.
  31. tv
    Anjelica Huston Joins NBC’s Musical Pilot SmashShe’ll play a shrewd, classy broad.
  32. stage dive
    Stage Dive: Smash vs. Glee, Fake Beef of the WeekHere we go again.
  33. breaking
    NBC Picks Up a Lesbian Love Story and a MusicalBob Greenblatt’s reign seems to have begun.
  34. the industry
    Seems Like Everyone Loves New York Except Woody AllenA whole constellation of acting and directing talent turns out for ‘New York, I Love You.’