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Aug 14, 2014

Broadway Cast of "Aladdin" Pays Tribute to Robin Williams

Broadway Cast of "Aladdin" Pays Tribute to Robin Williams

The man who gave voice to "Aladdin's" Genie to create one of Disney's most beloved characters was paid a touching tribute in a rousing audience singalong of "Friend Like Me" at the Broadway musical...

Aug 11, 2014

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

"Fun Home" Finds Broadway Home

Plus Melanie Griffith rumored for "Pippin," and Kathie Lee Gifford is writing a "Today Show" musical?

Aug 12, 2014

In The Wings: Meet Jonathan Freeman, "Aladdin's" Jafar in Movie and on Broadway

In The Wings: Meet Jonathan Freeman, "Aladdin's" Jafar in Movie and on Broadway

The story of the genie and his magic lamp has been packing the house of "Aladdin" on Broadway since the show opened a few months ago. Lurking in the corner of it all is the exquisite evilness of

Aug 7, 2014

Review: Julia Stiles in "Phoenix"

Review: Julia Stiles in "Phoenix"

Modern mating rituals and their unexpected ramifications get a once-over in Scott Organ's engaging, but ultimately overwrought dark comedy.

Aug 8, 2014

Larry David Penning Own Broadway Debut

Larry David Penning Own Broadway Debut

The "Seinfeld" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm" scribe will star in a self-written new play, "Fish in the Dark," opening this March.

Aug 8, 2014

"Lion King" Cast Surprises Subway Riders

"Lion King" Cast Surprises Subway Riders

Some unsuspecting New Yorkers were treated to a surprise performance from the megahit Broadway musical "The Lion King" when cast members took over a subway car and sang "Circle of Life." The...

Aug 7, 2014

First Broadway Revival of "Side Show" Set

First Broadway Revival of "Side Show" Set

Bill Condon will make his Broadway directorial debut in the new staging of the cult musical about Depression-era vaudeville conjoined twins.

Aug 5, 2014

Review: John Lithgow as "King Lear"

Review: John Lithgow as "King Lear"

The two-time Tony winner offers a distinctly physical monarch in the tragedy's first SITP appearance in some 40 years.

Aug 7, 2014

Keke Palmer Stepping Into “Cinderella”

Keke Palmer Stepping Into “Cinderella”

The actress, recording artist and talk show host will step into Cinderella's glass slippers come September to become Broadway's first black Cinderella. She'll be joined by former "View" co-host Sherri...

Aug 1, 2014

Rotating Stars Make Up Revival of “Love Letters”

Rotating Stars Make Up Revival of “Love Letters”

Alan Alda, Carol Burnett, Anjelica Huston and Martin Sheen are just some of the celebs you’ll see in the Broadway revival of the enduring romance.

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Colleagues: U.S. Doctor With Ebola Was Very Careful

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Mom Arrested in Death of Girl, 4, at Homeless Shelter: Police

Mom Arrested in Death of Girl, 4, at Homeless Shelter: Police

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Friends: Woman Who Died Working 3 Jobs Had Untold Story

Within days of her death, Maria Fernandes was being mourned as a tragic heroine, a victim of our times. Far beyond the Newark neighborhood where she rented a basement room with bath for $550 a month, her...

Bratton: Hatchet Attack on Cops Was a Lone Wolf "Act of Terror"

Bratton: Hatchet Attack on Cops Was a Lone Wolf "Act of Terror"

A man who assaulted a group of NYPD officers with a hatchet before they shot him dead, committed "an act of terror," the city's top cop said Friday.

Girl Killed, 9 Hurt in Bronx School Crash: Cops

Girl Killed, 9 Hurt in Bronx School Crash: Cops

An 8-year-old girl was killed and nine other people were injured, at least three of them seriously, when a car jumped a curb outside a Bronx school during dismissal and hit them as they walked on the...