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Nov 15, 2013

“Big Fish” Out, Alanis Morissette In?

“Big Fish” Out, Alanis Morissette In?

Your week in Broadway news as "The Lion King” turns 16, “Newsies” heads out on tour and a “Smash” star comes to “Les Misérables.”

Oct 7, 2013

Review: Stroman's "Big Fish" Falters

Review: Stroman's "Big Fish" Falters

The classic Susan Stroman choreography makes a splash, but a humdrum score ultimately leaves this father-son story stuck in the shallows.

Apr 2, 2013

Review: “The Last Five Years,” at Second Stage

Review: “The Last Five Years,” at Second Stage

Jason Robert Brown’s cult favorite gets a second life with a compelling revival at Second Stage, directed by the composer himself

Nov 30, 2012

Review: "Dead Accounts" Comes Up Short

Review: "Dead Accounts" Comes Up Short

Norbert Leo Butz and Katie Holmes are siblings in a flawed tale of Babbo vs. boxed wine by the author of last year's "Seminar"

Oct 11, 2012

Holmes Excited for Saturday Nights on Broadway

Holmes Excited for Saturday Nights on Broadway

In a new interview, Katie Holmes gushes about playwright Theresa Rebeck, and the thrill of Saturday nights on stage

Top Stories
New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

A Long Island woman says in a lawsuit that her 29-year-old son died in a drunken driving crash because police decided not to arrest him on driving-while-intoxicated charges earlier that night.

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

Sony Pictures has canceled the planned Christmas Day release of its film "The Interview" amid threats of violence against movie theaters that show the controversial comedy, NBC News has learned.

Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

More than seven months after NBC 4 New York's I-Team revealed Consolidated Edison declined to detail the locations of known, active gas leaks in the tri-state area despite urging residents to report possible...

Judge Recuses Self in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

Judge Recuses Self in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

The state Supreme Court judge who was set to preside over a hearing Friday to decide whether the documents from the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings could be released to the public has recused himself from the...

Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

An up-and-coming rapper from Brooklyn is among several people arrested in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City.

MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

Even with a subway fare hike looming, the MTA chairman is pushing the board to consider authorizing overtime costs for platform conductors to ease the unprecedented overcrowding on the subways.