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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

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...

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.”

Jun 14, 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal Ready For Broadway Debut

Jake Gyllenhaal Ready For Broadway Debut

Jake Gyllenhaal is coming to Broadway.

Jun 12, 2014

Review: "Fly By Night," at Playwrights Horizons

Review: "Fly By Night," at Playwrights Horizons

Playwrights Horizons offers an often magical, sometimes meandering musical with such a terrific cast you can overlook its shortcomings.

Jun 11, 2014

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

“HIMYM” Lead Is “Disgraced”

Josh Radnor is following in the shoes of his sitcom costar Neil Patrick Harris: booking Broadway as his TV follow-up.

Jun 10, 2014

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

Seen and Heard: Backstage at the 2014 Tony Awards

While you were watching the telecast, NBC New York was backstage in the winners circle.

Top Stories
Gunman Says Hello, Then Shoots 4 on Street: NYPD

Gunman Says Hello, Then Shoots 4 on Street: NYPD

Police in Queens are searching for a gunman who shot four men outside a home in Corona Friday night, according to the NYPD.

Teacher Accused of 2 More Student Sex Assaults, 5 Total

Teacher Accused of 2 More Student Sex Assaults, 5 Total

A northern New Jersey high school teacher who was accused of sexually assaulting three 15-year-old male students is now being accused of assaulting two more students, authorities say.

WATCH: Cop Saves Driver Choking on Highway: NYPD

WATCH: Cop Saves Driver Choking on Highway: NYPD

A police officer stationed on a Bronx highway saved a driver who started to slow down when she began choking on a piece of candy, the NYPD says, and the rescue was captured on the officer's dash cam.

Video of Live Insect in School Lunch Investigated

Video of Live Insect in School Lunch Investigated

A New Jersey high school's food vendor says it's investigating after several students began circulating video purporting to show a live insect squirming inside a taco salad school lunch.

Students Could Be Punished for "Rape" Shirt Photo: School

Students Could Be Punished for "Rape" Shirt Photo: School

A Long Island school district says six students could face disciplinary or legal action after posting Twitter photos in which they spell out the word "rape."

NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

In his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he "got it wrong" when handling the Ray Rice controversy...