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Jul 30, 2014

“Girls” Star Is Your New Peter Pan

“Girls” Star Is Your New Peter Pan

Allison Williams will play the boy who can fly in NBC’s “Peter Pan Live!”

Jul 28, 2014

Heather Graham Lands "Money Shot"

Heather Graham Lands "Money Shot"

Heather Graham heading to the MCC Theater. The film actress, known for her roles in “Boogie Nights” and “The Hangover,” will play a washed-up actress desperate for a hit in Neil LaBute’s new comedy “The...

Jul 17, 2014

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, died at home Thursday in Birmingham, Mich.

Jul 16, 2014

"Rocky" Musical Knocked Out of Broadway

"Rocky" Musical Knocked Out of Broadway

The Broadway musical "Rocky" is hanging up its gloves after being battered at the box office.

Jul 15, 2014

New York Is Getting an “American Psycho” Musical

New York Is Getting an “American Psycho” Musical

A musical staging Bret Easton Ellis's 1991 novel (and 2000 cult film) will premiere at the Second Stage Theater this spring.

Jul 30, 2014

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

The Oscar-winning actor will play the classic villain in NBC's "Peter Pan Live!"

Jul 12, 2014

Helen Mirren Bringing Her Majesty Across the Pond

Helen Mirren Bringing Her Majesty Across the Pond

Loved Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II? You'll be able to see her reprise the role on Broadway this spring.

Jul 11, 2014

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Watch “On the Town” Take on NYC

Plus “Black Orpheus” will be a Broadway musical, and “Heathers” sets closing date.

Jul 1, 2014

Watanabe, O’Hara Lead "The King and I" Revival

Watanabe, O’Hara Lead "The King and I" Revival

Get to know this classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical when it returns to the stage in a new Lincoln Center production.

Jun 28, 2014

Shia LaBeouf Arrested at Broadway Theater

Shia LaBeouf Arrested at Broadway Theater

Actor Shia LaBeouf is accused of disrupting a Broadway show by yelling and smoking during the performance, and prosecutors say he later unleashed a tirade of expletives and a gay slur at police, saying "Do...

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Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 3 Hurt: FDNY

Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 3 Hurt: FDNY

Three people were injured when a piece of equipment hit and broke a window of a midtown high-rise where workers were doing renovations Thursday, sending shards of glass plummeting 18 stories to the street below,...

Correction Officer Killed Skydiving Day Before 26th Birthday

Correction Officer Killed Skydiving Day Before 26th Birthday

A New York City correction officer died and another person was seriously injured in a skydiving accident on Long Island Wednesday evening, according to officials.

Man Tries to Shoot Man in Subway Station: Cops

Man Tries to Shoot Man in Subway Station: Cops

Police are looking for a suspect who tried to fire a gun at a 50-year-old man after an argument in a Manhattan subway station earlier this month.

Woman Taking Photo Plunges to Death From Catskills Cliff

Woman Taking Photo Plunges to Death From Catskills Cliff

Authorities say a 23-year-old woman trying to take a picture by the edge of a cliff in the Catskill Mountains lost her footing and died after falling more than 150 feet.

Extreme Drought Spreads, Worsens in Parched California

Extreme Drought Spreads, Worsens in Parched California

Exceptional drought conditions expanded this week to include more than half of California, marking a significant increase over just one week for a state in the middle of a third-consecutive dry year. The...

Man Accused of Dragging Woman by Hair, Robbing Her

Man Accused of Dragging Woman by Hair, Robbing Her

Police say a man has been arrested in the robbery of an 18-year-old Brooklyn woman who was dragged out of an elevator in her apartment building by her hair, then punched and kicked.