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Jun 14, 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal Ready For Broadway Debut

Jake Gyllenhaal Ready For Broadway Debut

Jake Gyllenhaal is coming to Broadway.

Jun 12, 2014

Review: "Fly By Night," at Playwrights Horizons

Review: "Fly By Night," at Playwrights Horizons

Playwrights Horizons offers an often magical, sometimes meandering musical with such a terrific cast you can overlook its shortcomings.

Jun 11, 2014

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

Josh Radnor is following in the shoes of his sitcom costar Neil Patrick Harris: booking Broadway as his TV follow-up.

Jun 10, 2014

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

While you were watching the telecast, NBC New York was backstage in the winners circle.

Jun 11, 2014

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

"Gentleman's Guide" Named Best Musical; Cranston, NPH Win Tonys

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” the dark comic musical in which vicious slayings are played for laughs in Edwardian England, won four honors at Sunday’s 68th Annual Tony Awards, including the...

Jun 7, 2014

Mullally, Channing Join “It’s Only a Play”

Mullally, Channing Join “It’s Only a Play”

Megan Mullally, Stockard Channing and F. Murray Abraham will join Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane in “It’s Only a Play.”

Jun 6, 2014

"Violet" Takes Audiences on a Journey of Discovery

"Violet" Takes Audiences on a Journey of Discovery

Tony nominee Sutton Foster talks about the challenge of a completely different kind of role for her in "Violet." Fellow nominee Joshua Henry joins her backstage to talk about the show, their relationship on...

Jun 6, 2014

The 2014 Tony Awards: We Pick The Winners

The 2014 Tony Awards: We Pick The Winners

NBC New York theater writers Robert Kahn and Dave Quinn offer their picks for the top categories in Sunday’s Tony Awards.

Jun 5, 2014

Unique Ritual on Broadway to Keep "Violet" Fresh

Unique Ritual on Broadway to Keep "Violet" Fresh

Sutton Foster ("Violet"), Joshua Henry ("Flick") and Colin Donnell ("Monty") reveal the special thing they do every night before they go on stage -- to make "Violet" at the American Airlines Theatre feel...

May 30, 2014

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Performers Set for Tonys & More

Plus Elisabeth Moss rumored for "Heidi Chronicles," OG Pippin returns to “Pippin” and Broadway brings NYC big money.

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NYC Corrections Officer Killed in Skydive Accident

A New York City corrections officer has died and another person has been seriously injured in a skydiving accident, according to officials.

Gunfire Erupts During Armed Robbery, Newark Cop Shot

Gunfire Erupts During Armed Robbery, Newark Cop Shot

A Newark police officer was shot in the leg during a dramatic confrontation with an armed robber inside a convenience store Wednesday afternoon, officials and witnesses say.

Pit Bull Survives Being Tossed from Moving Car

Pit Bull Survives Being Tossed from Moving Car

A pit bull is convalescing in a Brooklyn animal hospital after being thrown from a moving car on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Tuesday evening, and landing on a busy street 25 feet below.

Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

A plane was evacuated at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday afternoon shortly after landing when the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit, officials say.

Cop Shot in Gun Battle With Abuse Suspect Leaves Hospital

Cop Shot in Gun Battle With Abuse Suspect Leaves Hospital

The NYPD detective who went into a Greenwich Village smoke shop on a tip that an accused child molester on the run for two years was working there and was shot, along with two U.S. Marshals, when gunfire erupted...

George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former President George W. Bush took part in a pregame ceremony Wednesday night.