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Friday, Dec 23, 2016

Must-See Shows This Winter

Must-See Shows This Winter

The weather outside may be frightful, but there are plenty of reasons to go to the theater! Raina Seitel rounds up the best Broadway and Off-Broadway shows for kids, teens and adults.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016

"In Transit" Makes a Stop on Broadway

"In Transit" Makes a Stop on Broadway

Lauren Scala chats with the cast of Broadway's first ever a cappella musical, "In Transit".

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

'Hairspray' Tony Award-Winner Dick Latessa Dies at 87

'Hairspray' Tony Award-Winner Dick Latessa Dies at 87

A veteran Broadway actor who was in the original productions of "Follies," ''Brighton Beach Memoirs" and "The Will Rogers Follies" and who won a Tony Award playing Harvey Fierstein's onstage husband in...

Monday, Dec 19, 2016

10 Sensational Theater Performances of 2016

10 Sensational Theater Performances of 2016

Here are the performances NBC 4 New York theater writers Robert Kahn and Dave Quinn will remember most.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

Josh Radnor Talks 'The Babylon Line' & 'Mercy Street'

Josh Radnor Talks 'The Babylon Line' & 'Mercy Street'

Josh Radnor stops by to chat about his return to the stage in Lincoln Theater Center's "The Babylon Line" and what we can expect from season 2 of the Civil War-era drama "Mercy Street".

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

Couple Taran Killam and Cobie Smulders Set Broadway Debuts

Couple Taran Killam and Cobie Smulders Set Broadway Debuts

Taran Killam is heading to "Hamilton" while wife Cobie Smulders leads "Present Laughter" revival

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

Holiday Theater Round Up

Holiday Theater Round Up

Raina Seitel rounds up the best Broadway and Off-Broadway shows that are sure to get you into the holiday spirit.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

'Sunday in the Park' with Jake Gyllenhaal

'Sunday in the Park' with Jake Gyllenhaal <br />

Jake Gyllenhaal will return to Broadway in a revival of Stephen Sondheim's 1984 musical "Sunday in the Park with George."

Monday, Dec 12, 2016

MCC's 'Cyclone' a Morbid and Meaningful Ride

MCC's 'Cyclone' a Morbid and Meaningful Ride

The company stages the New York premiere of an edgy comedy with a morbid hook that’s only the third musical in its 30-year history. A cross between "Final Destination" and "Cats"—no kidding.

Sunday, Dec 11, 2016

Hal Prince's Career Basis of 'Prince of Broadway' Musical

Hal Prince's Career Basis of 'Prince of Broadway' Musical

The musical will feature highlights from shows produces and/or directed by the 21-time Tony winner Harold "Hal" Prince.

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