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Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

Big Brother Has Eye on Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde in '1984'

Big Brother Has Eye on Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde in '1984'

A new stage adaptation of George Orwell's Dystopian novel starring Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde and Reed Birney is both startling and opportunistic. But does it provide too much sensory stimulation for its...

Monday, Jun 19, 2017

Spooked Out, Behind the Scenes at Lincoln Center

Spooked Out, Behind the Scenes at Lincoln Center

The immersive theater company responsible for "Then She Fell" and "The Grand Paradise" finds an unexpected collaborator for "Ghost Light," a noirish backstage theater tour. If you enjoy Third Rail's work,...

Friday, Jun 16, 2017

Kevin Spacey Serves Up Solo Show at Arthur Ashe Stadium

Kevin Spacey Serves Up Solo Show at Arthur Ashe Stadium

The Tony host brings his one-man production about progressive trial lawyer Clarence Darrow to the Flushing tennis venue, which is transformed for the first time into a theater.

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017

Acclaimed Playwright A.R. Gurney Dead at 86

Acclaimed Playwright A.R. Gurney Dead at 86

The prolific playwright known for hits like "Love Letters," "The Dining Room," and "Sylvia" died Tuesday.

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play 'Sweat' to Close June 25

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play 'Sweat' to Close June 25<br />

Lynn Nottage's Broadway premiere will play its final performance at Studio 54 on June 25.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017

'Six Degrees of Separation' to Close June 18

'Six Degrees of Separation' to Close June 18

The revival of John Guare’s 1990 play has become the first victim of 2017 Tony Awards

Monday, Jun 12, 2017

71st Annual Tony Awards Red Carpet

71st Annual Tony Awards Red Carpet

Raina Seitel chats with Broadway's biggest stars on the Tony Awards red carpet.

Monday, Jun 12, 2017

The Public Slays a Trump-Like Leader in 'Julius Caesar'

The Public Slays a Trump-Like Leader in 'Julius Caesar'

Familiar faces from small screen political dramas blur line between politics and pop culture in the first production of the Shakespeare in the Park season at The Delacorte.

Saturday, Jun 10, 2017

Everything You Need To Know About the 2017 Tony Awards

Everything You Need To Know About the 2017 Tony Awards

On Sunday, the 71st annual Tony Awards will take over Radio City Music Hall, where the best of Broadway will be awarded the highest honor in U.S. theater.

Tuesday, Jun 6, 2017

Meet the Tony Nominee: Eva Noblezada

Meet the Tony Nominee: Eva Noblezada

Joelle Garguilo sits down with Broadway star Eva Noblezada to talk about her breakout role as Kim in the revival of "Miss Saigon" and her Tony nomination.

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