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Jun 17, 2014

Celebs Come Out for "Much Ado" Opening & More

Celebs Come Out for "Much Ado" Opening & More

Bryan Cranston, John Lithgow and Jonathan Groff helped kick off the first offering of The Public Theater's free Shakespeare in the Park summer season, a "Much Ado About Nothing" that critics called...

Jun 16, 2014

"After Midnight" Will Close June 29

"After Midnight" Will Close June 29

The Tony-winning Duke Ellington tribute, now starring Patti LaBelle, surprises with early closing notice.

Jun 15, 2014

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Plus drama for the Tony Awards and closing dates for “Buyer & Cellar” and “Mothers and Sons.”

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...

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Man Killed in NY Boat Explosion

Man Killed in NY Boat Explosion

A 75-year-old man was killed Wednesday when a boat exploded in a Long Island marina, Nassau police said.

NJ Cops Release Video of Suspect in 3 Punch Attacks

NJ Cops Release Video of Suspect in 3 Punch Attacks

Hackensack police released surveillance video Wednesday of a man suspected of punching three people in 15 minutes in random attacks on Monday night.

Giant Palestinian Flag Unfurled From Manhattan Bridge

Giant Palestinian Flag Unfurled From Manhattan Bridge

Police say they're investigating after activists unfurled a giant Palestinian flag from the Manhattan Bridge for a short time Wednesday afternoon during a march in support for those in Gaza.

Brooklyn Residents Warned About Rabid Raccoon

Brooklyn Residents Warned About Rabid Raccoon

Health officials are warning residents in a Brooklyn neighborhood that a raccoon found there recently tested positive for rabies and it may have infected feral cats and kittens before it died.

Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old Queens stroke victim, slapping his trembling arm and jerking his head by his nose while trying to force-feed...

Ebola Doctor to Leave Hospital Today

Ebola Doctor to Leave Hospital Today

The American doctor who became infected with the Ebola virus while serving as a missionary in Africa will be released from an Atlanta hospital later today, the hospital announced early Thursday. Dr. Kent Brantly...