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Jun 26, 2014

Q&A: Christopher Jackson Talks 2Pac and "Holler If Ya Hear Me"

Q&A: Christopher Jackson Talks 2Pac and "Holler If Ya Hear Me"

The actor and Emmy-winning composer sounds off on Broadway’s first hip-hop jukebox musical.

Jun 25, 2014

Broadway’s Next for “Bridesmaids” Star

Broadway’s Next for “Bridesmaids” Star

Rose Byrne, known for her screen work in “Bridesmaids,” “Damages” and “Neighbors” is coming to the NYC stage in revival “You Can’t Take It With You.”

Jun 22, 2014

“Newsies” To Close on Broadway

“Newsies” To Close on Broadway

Disney’s Tony-winning musical will pack up its papers at the end of this summer and carry its banner on a North American tour.

Jun 22, 2014

A Broadway Debut For “Harry Potter” Star Rupert Grint

A Broadway Debut For “Harry Potter” Star Rupert Grint

Plus “Honeymoon in Vegas” makes it official and did Lindsay Lohan book her first stage role?

Jun 20, 2014

Review: "Holler" Brings Tupac to Broadway

Review: "Holler" Brings Tupac to Broadway

The first mainstream musical based on the catalog of a rap star has a rich and vivid score, but a woefully thin story backing it up.

Sep 9, 2014

Opinion: Initial Joan Rivers Snub Was Dim Move

Opinion: Initial Joan Rivers Snub Was Dim Move

The Broadway League reversed course and said it would dim theater marquee lights in honor of Joan Rivers after this opinion piece was published. This is the original opinion piece. The updated news story is...

Jun 17, 2014

Review: "When We Were Young ...," with Cherry Jones

Review: "When We Were Young ...," with Cherry Jones

The lives of a sheltered teen and a fragile runaway intersect in Sarah Treem's new drama set at an underground shelter for abused women.

Jun 17, 2014

Celebs Come Out for "Much Ado" Opening & More

Celebs Come Out for "Much Ado" Opening & More

Bryan Cranston, John Lithgow and Jonathan Groff helped kick off the first offering of The Public Theater's free Shakespeare in the Park summer season, a "Much Ado About Nothing" that critics called...

Jun 16, 2014

"After Midnight" Will Close June 29

"After Midnight" Will Close June 29

The Tony-winning Duke Ellington tribute, now starring Patti LaBelle, surprises with early closing notice.

Jun 15, 2014

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Andrew Rannells is Your New Hedwig

Plus drama for the Tony Awards and closing dates for “Buyer & Cellar” and “Mothers and Sons.”

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Bear Climbs Up Tree Near Elementary School

Bear Climbs Up Tree Near Elementary School

Authorities have secured the area around a northern New Jersey elementary school where a bear climbed about 40 feet up a tree Tuesday morning.

Teen Accused of Climbing NYC Skyscraper to Take Photos: NYPD

Teen Accused of Climbing NYC Skyscraper to Take Photos: NYPD

Police say they’ve accused a 17-year-old boy of climbing an under-construction residential tower that, upon completion, will be one of the city's tallest buildings so he could take photos.

George Clooney, Amal Alamuddin First Wedding Photo

George Clooney, Amal Alamuddin First Wedding Photo

This is the first glimpse inside the star-studded wedding of the Hollywood actor and human rights lawyer in Venice, Italy.

$58,000 in Cocaine Found in Food at JFK: Officials

$58,000 in Cocaine Found in Food at JFK: Officials

A woman faces federal narcotics smuggling charges after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at John F. Kennedy International Airport allegedly found $58,000 worth of cocaine hidden in food she...

Secret Service Head: I Take Responsibility for WH Breach

Secret Service Head: I Take Responsibility for WH Breach

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vowed that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which a man scaled the White House fence and made his way well into the executive mansion will never happen again....

Marathon Bomb Suspects' Sister Denies Phone Threats: Atty

Marathon Bomb Suspects' Sister Denies Phone Threats: Atty

A sister of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects was led away in handcuffs Tuesday after a brief court appearance on aggravated harassment charges, which her lawyer said were based on "an uncorroborated claim."