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Monday, Feb 13, 2017

Michael Urie Leads 'Torch Song' Revival

Michael Urie Leads 'Torch Song' Revival

In celebration of its 35th anniversary, Harvey Fierstein's "Torch Song Trilogy" is coming back with a new production, a new book, and a new name.

Friday, Feb 10, 2017

February Date Night Roundup

February Date Night Roundup

Celebrate love all month long with these fun shows!

Thursday, Feb 9, 2017

A Little Wine, a Little Cheese and a Lot of His Old Stuff

A Little Wine, a Little Cheese and a Lot of His Old Stuff

Performance artist Geoff Sobelle creates a tactile installation where audiences are free to roam and sift through the clutter. A rumination on the myriad ways we relate to our possessions.

Thursday, Feb 9, 2017

Candescent Glenn Close Returns to 'Sunset Boulevard'

Candescent Glenn Close Returns to 'Sunset Boulevard'

The stage and screen star is ready for another close-up as faded film goddess Norma Desmond. A bare bones London transfer focuses all eyes and ears on Close, with marvelous results.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017

Michael Park Talks "Dear Evan Hansen"

Michael Park Talks "Dear Evan Hansen"

Emmy Award-winning actor Michael Park stops by the studio to chat about what it's like to be part of the biggest show on Broadway and why people can't get enough of the groundbreaking musical.

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017

George Orwell’s '1984' Is Coming to Broadway

George Orwell’s '1984' Is Coming to Broadway<br /><br />

Sales of George Orwell's dystopian novel "1984" have exploded since the Jan. 20 inauguration of President Donald Trump, with readers turning to the novel to explore the book's "doublethink" concept...

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017

A 'Cruel Intentions' Musical? You Bet

A 'Cruel Intentions' Musical? You Bet

The 1999 teen movie, about a sexual wager gone awry, pops up for three nights only

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017

'Hamilton' Doubles Size of Daily Ticket Lottery

'Hamilton' Doubles Size of Daily Ticket Lottery

The renowned Broadway hit "Hamilton: An American Musical" has doubled the number of available tickets for its daily lottery.

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017

Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre

Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre

Joelle Garguilo visits Curtain Up, the free exhibit celebrating the past 40 years of theatre in New York and London at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center. Running now through June 30th 2017.

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017

'Manchester' Oscar Nominee Makes Stage Debut

'Manchester' Oscar Nominee Makes Stage Debut<br />

Brooklyn-born Lucas Hedges, the youngest of this year's Academy Award contenders, co-stars in a thoughtful ensemble piece about brothers abandoned in a squalid U.K. council flat.

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