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Aug 20, 2014

Schilling, Dinklage Team Up for Play

Schilling, Dinklage Team Up for Play

The "Orange is the New Black" and "Game of Thrones" Emmy nominees will co-star in "A Month in the Country" at the Classic Stage Company this winter.

Aug 18, 2014

Review: "Poor Behavior," by Theresa Rebeck

Review: "Poor Behavior," by Theresa Rebeck

The prolific playwright's latest comedy asks us to consider which is more important: feeding your immediate desires, or protecting the people already in your corner?

Aug 14, 2014

Broadway Cast of "Aladdin" Pays Tribute to Robin Williams

Broadway Cast of "Aladdin" Pays Tribute to Robin Williams

The man who gave voice to "Aladdin's" Genie to create one of Disney's most beloved characters was paid a touching tribute in a rousing audience singalong of "Friend Like Me" at the Broadway musical Tuesday...

Aug 11, 2014

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

Plus Melanie Griffith rumored for "Pippin," and Kathie Lee Gifford is writing a "Today Show" musical?

Aug 12, 2014

In The Wings: Meet Jonathan Freeman, "Aladdin's" Jafar in Movie and on Broadway

In The Wings: Meet Jonathan Freeman, "Aladdin's" Jafar in Movie and on Broadway

The story of the genie and his magic lamp has been packing the house of "Aladdin" on Broadway since the show opened a few months ago. Lurking in the corner of it all is the exquisite evilness of Jafar. Actor...

Aug 7, 2014

Review: Julia Stiles in "Phoenix"

Review: Julia Stiles in "Phoenix"

Modern mating rituals and their unexpected ramifications get a once-over in Scott Organ's engaging, but ultimately overwrought dark comedy.

Aug 8, 2014

Larry David Penning Own Broadway Debut

Larry David Penning Own Broadway Debut

The "Seinfeld" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm" scribe will star in a self-written new play, "Fish in the Dark," opening this March.

Aug 8, 2014

"Lion King" Cast Surprises Subway Riders

"Lion King" Cast Surprises Subway Riders

Some unsuspecting New Yorkers were treated to a surprise performance from the megahit Broadway musical "The Lion King" when cast members took over a subway car and sang "Circle of Life." The impromptu...

Aug 7, 2014

First Broadway Revival of "Side Show" Set

First Broadway Revival of "Side Show" Set

Bill Condon will make his Broadway directorial debut in the new staging of the cult musical about Depression-era vaudeville conjoined twins.

Aug 5, 2014

Review: John Lithgow as "King Lear"

Review: John Lithgow as "King Lear"

The two-time Tony winner offers a distinctly physical monarch in the tragedy's first SITP appearance in some 40 years.

Top Stories
Man Tries to Strangle Elderly Woman With Hoodie: NYPD

Man Tries to Strangle Elderly Woman With Hoodie: NYPD

Police are investigating after a man approached an elderly woman sitting on the front stoop of her Brooklyn home, threw her to the ground and tried to strangle her with his sweatshirt, police say.

Flight From NYC Diverted Over Reclining Seat: Report

Flight From NYC Diverted Over Reclining Seat: Report

A flight from LaGuardia to Palm Beach International Airport had to land in Jacksonville after a pair of passengers got into a fight over a reclining seat, according to published reports.

Teen Collapses, Dies During Football Practice

Teen Collapses, Dies During Football Practice

A Staten Island teenager died after collapsing during varsity football practice Monday morning, officials say.

Woman Arrested After Baby, Drugs Found in Hot Car: Cops

Woman Arrested After Baby, Drugs Found in Hot Car: Cops

A Long Island woman was arrested after police say they found her sitting in a parked car half-conscious with a baby sweating profusely in the back seat and several bags of heroin in the car.

NYC Homeowner Interrupting Burglary Fatally Stabbed

NYC Homeowner Interrupting Burglary Fatally Stabbed

A 67-year-old man was stabbed to death and his wife injured after they came upon a burglary at their Staten Island home.

Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Son in Car: Police

Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Son in Car: Police

Police have arrested a Manhattan mother they say drove drunk on a Long Island highway with her 3-year-old son in the car.