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Monday, Feb 13, 2017

Michael Urie Leads 'Torch Song' Revival

Michael Urie Leads 'Torch Song' Revival

In celebration of its 35th anniversary, Harvey Fierstein's "Torch Song Trilogy" is coming back with a new production, a new book, and a new name.

Friday, 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.

Monday, Jun 29, 2015

Review: LuPone, Urie in "Shows for Days"

Review: LuPone, Urie in "Shows for Days"

Douglas Carter Beane's remembrance of things past has some solid one-liners and monologues, but he's left Patti LuPone to work without a net.

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013

Best of Theater 2013

Best of Theater 2013

We count down our favorite theater moments of the year, both on and off stage.

Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013
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By Dave Quinn

Gallery: 10 of Our Favorite Theater Things in 2013

From the big stage to the small screen, great scenes to great songs, standout...View gallery

  • 10. Andrew Rannells, Megan Hilty and Laura Benanti at the Tonys
  • 9. “Broadway Idiot”
  • 8. Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole on “American Horror Story: Coven”
Monday, Sep 2, 2013

Urie on Working for Babs in "Buyer & Cellar"

Urie on Working for Babs in "Buyer & Cellar"

It's the laughter you'll remember after a night at Urie's one-man show, which just announced a New York extension and a run next summer not far from Barbra Streisand's fancy Malibu digs

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013

“Buyer & Cellar” Extends Run

“Buyer & Cellar” Extends Run

The “Ugly Betty” star’s solo turn as an actor who takes a job working for Barbra Streisand has tickets on sale through mid-October.

Monday, Jun 24, 2013

Review: Babs Makes a Friend in Outrageous “Buyer & Cellar”

Review: Babs Makes a Friend in Outrageous “Buyer & Cellar”

It's the laughter you'll remember after an evening with Michael Urie and his clever take on the megastar's idiosyncrasies.

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