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May 20, 2015

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Reuniting With “Spelling Bee” Cast

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Reuniting With “Spelling Bee” Cast

They'll be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the Tony-winning musical in a benefit concert at Town Hall.

May 19, 2015

NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” Holding Open Casting Call for Dorothy

NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” Holding Open Casting Call for Dorothy

NBC is looking for a newcomer to ease on down the yellow brick road in their upcoming live production of Charlie Smalls’ “The Wiz.”

May 19, 2015

"SNL" Alum Ana Gasteyer Joins "A New Brain"

"SNL" Alum Ana Gasteyer Joins "A New Brain"

The Encores! Off-Center production will play New York City Center from June 24 through June 27.

May 18, 2015

Taye Diggs Is Broadway’s Next "Hedwig"

Taye Diggs Is Broadway’s Next "Hedwig"

The "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" star will be the sixth actor -- and first black man -- to play the role.

May 18, 2015

Review: Pulitzer Winner "The Flick"

Review: Pulitzer Winner "The Flick"

Annie Baker's richly human study of boredom and dysfunction among an underpaid crew of movie-house workers gets a second life at the Barrow Street Theatre.

May 17, 2015

Review: A.R. Gurney's "What I Did Last Summer"

Review: A.R. Gurney's "What I Did Last Summer"

A teenage boy takes up with the town outcast on a summer vacation at the end of the war—and now his family must confront the expectations of a society that values conformity above all else.

May 15, 2015

In the Wings: Surprise with the Stars of "On the 20th Century"

In the Wings: Surprise with the Stars of "On the 20th Century"

They say comedy is hard, and the cast of the musical "On the 20th Century" works overtime in the show's Broadway revival. Gus Rosendale sat down with the leads: Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher.

May 12, 2015

Darren Criss on Becoming "Hedwig"

Darren Criss on Becoming "Hedwig"

"Glee" star Darren Criss talks about his turn on Broadway in the eponymous role of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch."

May 11, 2015

Stephanie Mills Will Play Auntie Em in NBC’s “The Wiz Live!”

Stephanie Mills Will Play Auntie Em in NBC’s “The Wiz Live!”

It will be a homecoming of sorts for Mills, who played Dorothy when “The Wiz” premiered on Broadway in 1975.

May 11, 2015

“Hamilton” Sweeps at Lucille Lortel Awards

“Hamilton” Sweeps at Lucille Lortel Awards

“Hamilton,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically acclaimed musical about our nation’s founding father Alexander Hamilton, picked up a record-breaking ten honors out of ten nominations Sunday night at the 30th Annual...

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Letter Urges Black Family to Leave "84 Percent White" Town

Letter Urges Black Family to Leave "84 Percent White" Town

Police on Long Island say their hate crimes unit is investigating an anonymous note sent to a black resident asking her and her family to leave the town, which the flyer said is "84 percent white."

Video Shows Feds, NYPD Raid Home of Mansion Murder Suspect's Girlfriend

Video Shows Feds, NYPD Raid Home of Mansion Murder Suspect's Girlfriend

Surveillance video obtained exclusively by NBC 4 New York shows more than a dozen U.S. Marshals and NYPD officers raiding the Brooklyn home of Washington, D.C., quadruple murder suspect Darron Dellon Dennis...

CUNY Dean Killed in Derailment "Left a Real Legacy"

CUNY Dean Killed in Derailment "Left a Real Legacy"

Friends, family and students packed into a Bronx church Friday evening to mourn the CUNY dean who was killed in last week's deadly Amtrak derailment.

14-Year-Old Boy Shot Dead in Front of His Apartment Building: Cops

14-Year-Old Boy Shot Dead in Front of His Apartment Building: Cops

A 14-year-old boy was shot and killed Friday in front of the Bronx apartment building where he lived, and authorities are looking for at least two suspects, police said.

Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been there for hours, or even since the day before.

NY Cops Trained to Interact With Returning Veterans

NY Cops Trained to Interact With Returning Veterans

Behind a humble facade in the middle of White Plains, lives are being changed for returning combat veterans, thanks to one idea hatched by a former first responder six years ago.