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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.

Aug 1, 2014

Review: An NYC Real Estate Story, with a Twist

Review: An NYC Real Estate Story, with a Twist

A well-crafted, if depressing commentary on human nature, Stephen Adly Guirgis' "Between Riverside and Crazy" thrives on the strength of robust dialogue and complex performances.

Jul 30, 2014

Review: “Sex with Strangers” Satisfies

Review: “Sex with Strangers” Satisfies

Anna Gunn and Bill Magnussen star in a new play directed by David Schwimmer at Second Stage Theatre.

Jul 30, 2014

“Girls” Star Is Your New Peter Pan

“Girls” Star Is Your New Peter Pan

Allison Williams will play the boy who can fly in NBC’s “Peter Pan Live!”

Jul 28, 2014

Heather Graham Lands "Money Shot"

Heather Graham Lands "Money Shot"

Heather Graham heading to the MCC Theater. The film actress, known for her roles in “Boogie Nights” and “The Hangover,” will play a washed-up actress desperate for a hit in Neil LaBute’s new comedy “The...

Jul 17, 2014

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, died at home Thursday in Birmingham, Mich.

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EV-D68 Case Confirmed in Yonkers: Mayor

EV-D68 Case Confirmed in Yonkers: Mayor

Yonkers has confirmed a case of enterovirus D68, the unusual strain that has sickened hundreds of people nationwide this year and been linked to several deaths, including one in New Jersey, authorities say.

Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies

Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies

Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82. His wife, Annette de la Renta, confirmed his...

Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Police say a pair of robbers has been attacking subway riders on trains and subway stations in Queens, stealing valuables before punching them in the face.

Suspicious Van Probed in Possible Luring Attempt

Suspicious Van Probed in Possible Luring Attempt

Police in Ridgewood, New Jersey say they're investigating a possible attempted luring of a girl Monday afternoon.

"Riotous Behavior": Police Detail NH Pumpkin Festival Chaos

"Riotous Behavior": Police Detail NH Pumpkin Festival Chaos

Eighty-four people were arrested during riots at a New Hampshire community's annual pumpkin festival, and authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying more

Girl Beaten to Death After Refusing to Eat Dirty Diaper: Source

Girl Beaten to Death After Refusing to Eat Dirty Diaper: Source

Police say the 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old girl allegedly beaten to death by her stepfather at a Brooklyn homeless shelter gave detectives a detailed account of the assault, telling them the...