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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.”

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.

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

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"

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

Top Stories
Mother Sues Ivy School, Amazon Over Daughter's Suicide

Mother Sues Ivy School, Amazon Over Daughter's Suicide

The mother of a University of Pennsylvania nursing student who allegedly purchased cyanide on Amazon.com and used it to take her own life is suing the Philadelphia school and online retailer. The Philadelphia...

11 Sets of Twins Start Kindergarten at Same NY School

11 Sets of Twins Start Kindergarten at Same NY School

Kindergarten teachers in one Long Island school district will have their work cut out for them this year trying to keep straight the names of the 11 sets of twins who are about to start school.

Dad Kills Wife, 2 Sons, Sets Fire Then Shoots Self: Official

Dad Kills Wife, 2 Sons, Sets Fire Then Shoots Self: Official

The deaths of a family of four -- two parents and their young sons -- in New Jersey earlier this week have been ruled a case of murder-suicide, authorities said Friday.

Kids' Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled Over Strangulation Risk

Kids' Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled Over Strangulation Risk

A New York-based company is recalling kids' hooded sweatshirts because of risk of strangulation, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Friday.

1st Same-Sex Couple Gets Marriage License at Ky. County

1st Same-Sex Couple Gets Marriage License at Ky. County

James Yates and William Smith Jr. were the first same-sex couple to receive a marriage license from a Kentucky county clerk’s office Friday, a day after the clerk who runs the office was jailed, NBC News...

Rikers Guards Accused of Beating Up Young Inmate in Supply Closet

Rikers Guards Accused of Beating Up Young Inmate in Supply Closet

Two veteran Rikers Island correction officers have been indicted for allegedly beating up a young inmate in a supply closet at the jail in December.