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Jul 11, 2015

Tony Winner Roger Rees Dies at Age 71

Tony Winner Roger Rees Dies at Age 71

The Welsh native, last seen alongside Chita Rivera in "The Visit," died Friday evening in his home after an undisclosed illness.

Jul 10, 2015

Teen Who Tried to Charge Phone on Broadway Stage Apologizes

Teen Who Tried to Charge Phone on Broadway Stage Apologizes

The New York teen who bizarrely clambered onto a Broadway stage earlier this month to recharge his phone has apologized, blaming ignorance and alcohol.

Jul 10, 2015

Patti LuPone Snatches Phone From Audience Member

Patti LuPone Snatches Phone From Audience Member

The "Shows for Days" star confronted a woman texting in the front row during a recent performance.

Jul 7, 2015

'Spelling Bee' Original Broadway Cast Reunites

'Spelling Bee' Original Broadway Cast Reunites

The nine original cast members of Broadway’s “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” reunited on Monday evening at Town Hall in a one-night-only production celebrating the 10-year anniversary of William...

Jul 7, 2015

Broadway Theatergoer Tries to Recharge Phone in Onstage Plug

Broadway Theatergoer Tries to Recharge Phone in Onstage Plug

There's loud talking and, of course, phones ringing. But theater etiquette might have taken a turn for the bizarre last week when a patron at Broadway's "Hand to God" climbed onstage before the show to try...

Jul 6, 2015

Misty Copeland Will Jeté Into 'On the Town'

Misty Copeland Will Jeté Into 'On the Town'

After making history last week as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater, Misty Copeland is ready to conquer the Great White Way.

Jul 21, 2015

"Spring Awakening" Revival Heading to Broadway

"Spring Awakening" Revival Heading to Broadway

Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s eight-time Tony-winning musical is heading back to Broadway this fall.

Jun 30, 2015

“It Shoulda Been You” Splits From Broadway

“It Shoulda Been You” Splits From Broadway

The wedding comedy will take its last walk down the aisle at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Aug. 9.

Jun 30, 2015

Local Teen Takes Top Prize at National High School Musical Theatre Awards

Local Teen Takes Top Prize at National High School Musical Theatre Awards

17-year-old Marla Louissaint has a lot of reasons to celebrate this summer.

Jun 30, 2015

Misty Copeland Named 1st Black Female Principal at ABT

Misty Copeland Named 1st Black Female Principal at ABT

Misty Copeland has been named a principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre, the first black woman to achieve that status in the company's history.

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Shooting at NYC Hookah Lounge Kills 1, Wounds 3

Shooting at NYC Hookah Lounge Kills 1, Wounds 3

One man died and four others were injured in a shooting at a Brooklyn restaurant early Friday morning.

Man Mistaken for Homeless Kidnapped, Forced to Eat: Cops

Man Mistaken for Homeless Kidnapped, Forced to Eat: Cops

Police say a 77-year-old man pushing a cart of cans and bottles down a Danbury street was kidnapped after being mistaken for a homeless person.

Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld's Lemonade Stand: Report

Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld's Lemonade Stand: Report

No lemonade for you! That's what the cops had to tell several people who had allegedly illegally parked cars around a roadside lemonade stand set up by comedian Jerry Seinfeld and and his family last week...

'Makes My Blood Boil': Ricky Martin Blasts Trump

'Makes My Blood Boil': Ricky Martin Blasts Trump

Martin has penned a powerful op-ed for Univision urging fellow Latinos to stand up and fight against Trump's "xenophobia."

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

The number of migrants found dead in a truck abandoned on the side of a highway in Austria has reached 71, Austrian officials said Friday, NBC News reported. The victims were 59 men, eight women and four...

Young Girl Snatched From Bedroom, Sexually Assaulted: Cops

Young Girl Snatched From Bedroom, Sexually Assaulted: Cops

Authorities in Connecticut are searching for a man who they say took a young girl from her bedroom and sexually assaulted her earlier this month.