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Friday, Nov 15, 2013

“Big Fish” Out, Alanis Morissette In?

“Big Fish” Out, Alanis Morissette In?

Your week in Broadway news as "The Lion King” turns 16, “Newsies” heads out on tour and a “Smash” star comes to “Les Misérables.”

Monday, Oct 7, 2013

Review: Stroman's "Big Fish" Falters

Review: Stroman's "Big Fish" Falters

The classic Susan Stroman choreography makes a splash, but a humdrum score ultimately leaves this father-son story stuck in the shallows.

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013

Review: “The Last Five Years,” at Second Stage

Review: “The Last Five Years,” at Second Stage

Jason Robert Brown’s cult favorite gets a second life with a compelling revival at Second Stage, directed by the composer himself

Friday, Nov 30, 2012

Review: "Dead Accounts" Comes Up Short

Review: "Dead Accounts" Comes Up Short

Norbert Leo Butz and Katie Holmes are siblings in a flawed tale of Babbo vs. boxed wine by the author of last year's "Seminar"

Thursday, Oct 11, 2012

Holmes Excited for Saturday Nights on Broadway

Holmes Excited for Saturday Nights on Broadway

In a new interview, Katie Holmes gushes about playwright Theresa Rebeck, and the thrill of Saturday nights on stage

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Ferry Strikes Kayakers on Hudson River; 5 Injured

Ferry Strikes Kayakers on Hudson River; 5 Injured

A ferry struck a group of 10 kayakers on the Hudson River Tuesday evening, critically injuring two of the paddlers and knocking a number of them into the water, authorities said.

Mom Arrested After Leaving Tot in Car to Go Shopping

Mom Arrested After Leaving Tot in Car to Go Shopping

A pair of Good Samaritans bashed a car window open to free a sweltering four-month-old baby from the backseat, who was left there by her mother so she could go shopping.

Dashcam Catches 10-Car Pileup, Motorists Rushing to Help

Dashcam Catches 10-Car Pileup, Motorists Rushing to Help

The mayor of a town in New York’s Southern Tier is calling motorists heroes after dashcam footage captured them jumping to action to help pull a woman from a burning vehicle after a 10-car pileup.

Singer Chris Brown Facing Assault Charge: Police

Singer Chris Brown Facing Assault Charge: Police

Chris Brown was being taken to LAPD headquarters where he will be arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, following an hours-long standoff between the singer and officers at his Los Angeles home...

Trump to Make Quick Trip to Mexico Before Immigration Speech

Trump to Make Quick Trip to Mexico Before Immigration Speech

Donald Trump will make a surprise trip to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with the country's president hours before delivering a highly-anticipated speech on immigration. Trump says on Twitter that he looks...

Man Who Ran Same Routes as Killed Jogger Not a Suspect

Man Who Ran Same Routes as Killed Jogger Not a Suspect

The father of the woman strangled to death in an overgrown section of a Queens park earlier this month is asking for the help finding a male runner he hasn't seen since his daughter's death.