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Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Jennifer Holliday's Going to 'The Color Purple'

Jennifer Holliday's Going to 'The Color Purple'

The original "Dreamgirls" star will return to Broadway after a 15 year absence

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016

Broken Water Main Cancels 'Cats'

Broken Water Main Cancels 'Cats'

The revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber-musical "Cats" was cancelled due to a water main break in the area.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Behind the Scenes: Long Days Journey Into Night

Behind the Scenes: Long Days Journey Into Night

Meet the incredible cast of Long Days Journey Into Night, Eugene O'Neill’s timeless American masterpiece

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016

'Sweeney Todd' Revival in a Working Pie Shop

'Sweeney Todd' Revival in a Working Pie Shop<br />

Stephen Sondheim's murderous barber is returning to New York City in a killer new revival

Friday, Aug 19, 2016

Investors Lose $165K in Fake Lupita Broadway Play Scam: DA

Investors Lose $165K in Fake Lupita Broadway Play Scam: DA

A 41-year-old theater producer has been indicted for allegedly stealing $165,000 from seven people prosecutors say he convinced to invest in a fake Broadway play.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Review: Turbulent Thriller 'The Layover' at Second Stage

Review: Turbulent Thriller 'The Layover' at Second Stage<br />

World premiere from playwright Leslye Headland explores the fallout from a one-night stand. Taut, twisting and full of surprises.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

Todrick Hall Returning to Broadway in 'Kinky Boots'

Todrick Hall Returning to Broadway in 'Kinky Boots'

The YouTube superstar, who has over 2.2 million subscribers, will join the Tony-winning Best Musical for a limited run.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

'SNL' Alum Jason Sudeikis to Lead Stage 'Dead Poets Society'

'SNL' Alum Jason Sudeikis to Lead Stage 'Dead Poets Society'

Live from New York, it's Jason Sudeikis!

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016

Review: Deft and Accessible 'Troilus' in Central Park

Review: Deft and Accessible 'Troilus' in Central Park<br />

Director Daniel Sullivan offers a modernized take on one of the Bard's most rarely produced plays. Buff guys, spunky heroines and gunfire -- it's the Trojan War, moved to the 21st century.

Monday, Aug 8, 2016

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Sets Opening Dates

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Sets Opening Dates

Christian Borle will lead the musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic tale.

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