JEOPARDY Tournament of Champions Features Broadway 2017 Category - How'd You Do?
Last night's episode of the JEOPARDY 2017 Tournament of Champions featured a category titled 'Broadway 2017' in the Double Jeopardy round. Check out the "answers" below and see how well you would have done!
$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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Answers: $400 - 9/11 $800 - Willy Wonka $1200 - Madame Butterfly $1600 - DEAR EVAN HANSEN $2000 - Patti LuPone