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Mar 31, 2015

Q&A: Michael Arden on Bringing Disney's "Hunchback" to the Stage

Q&A: Michael Arden on Bringing Disney's "Hunchback" to the Stage

Actor Michael Arden speaks to NBC New York about his extraordinary transformation into this unlikely hero.

Mar 30, 2015

The Five Borough Shakespeare Tour

The Five Borough Shakespeare Tour

The Public Theater will expand its Mobile Shakespeare Unit to until a spring tour of ‘Macbeth.’

Mar 30, 2015

“The Wiz” Will be NBC’s Next Live Musical

“The Wiz” Will be NBC’s Next Live Musical

NBC will "Ease on Down the Road" to the Land of Oz this December — and take the production to Broadway the following year.

Mar 30, 2015

Jason Alexander to Replace Larry David in “Fish in the Dark”

Jason Alexander to Replace Larry David in “Fish in the Dark”

"Seinfeld” star Jason Alexander will return to Broadway after a 25 year absence -- and it’s thanks to the person who took him away from the stage in the first place.

Mar 27, 2015

Bill Clinton's "Flaws" the Subject of Off-Broadway Musical

Bill Clinton's "Flaws" the Subject of Off-Broadway Musical

Bill and Hillary Clinton are going back to the White House this spring — onstage, that is. "Clinton the Musical," the brainchild of two Australian brothers, makes its off-Broadway debut in April with a...

Mar 25, 2015

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" will pack away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.

Mar 24, 2015

Brandy’s Broadway Debut

Brandy’s Broadway Debut

The Grammy-winning singer and actress will step out on the Great White Way in “Chicago.”

Mar 19, 2015

Review: Elisabeth Moss in "The Heidi Chronicles"

Review: Elisabeth Moss  in "The Heidi Chronicles"

Mystique or mistake? The "Mad Men" star is excellent in Wendy Wasserstein's drama as a woman who sets out to have it all, but feels more "stranded" as each year goes by.

Mar 19, 2015

"Hunchback," at Paper Mill, Has Some Kinks to Work Out

"Hunchback," at Paper Mill, Has Some Kinks to Work Out

The promise of a score by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz is enough to drive musical theater fans into this belfry, but the joint production from two prestigious regional theaters ultimately delivers a...

Mar 18, 2015

88 Keys for 88 Years

88 Keys for 88 Years

Broadway composer John Kander (of Kander and Ebb fame) celebrated his 88th birthday with the cast of "The Visit" and a lovely piano cake.

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Police ID 2 Killed in Shooting Outside Funeral

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Citizens Clean Baltimore Streets After Riots

Citizens Clean Baltimore Streets After Riots

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NYC Nepalis Mourn, Rally After Devastating Nepal Quake

NYC Nepalis Mourn, Rally After Devastating Nepal Quake

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Another Coyote Spotted in Queens: NYPD

Another Coyote Spotted in Queens: NYPD

Yet another coyote was spotted in New York City Monday, just days after police tranquilized and captured one of the wily canids after a chase through lower Manhattan.

Harsher Punishments Proposed for "Swatters" in NY

Harsher Punishments Proposed for "Swatters" in NY

Officials on Long Island say prank "swatting" has become a dangerous trend, and now U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer wants to increase jail terms for those who call 911 with false reports that prompt large emergency...

Navy SEAL from Queens Killed in Training Accident

Navy SEAL from Queens Killed in Training Accident

One of the two Navy SEALs who died in a training accident in a swimming pool in Virginia has been identified as a Queens native.