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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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