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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...

May 21, 2014

Bening Joins Lithgow in “King Lear”

Bening Joins Lithgow in “King Lear”

The Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park production just got a whole lot cooler.

Jun 18, 2013

Review: TV Stars Enliven Antic “Comedy of Errors”

Review: TV Stars Enliven Antic “Comedy of Errors”

Proving again that brevity is the soul of wit, Hamish Linklater and Jesse Tyler Ferguson pack a load of laughs into a brisk Delacorte romp

Feb 12, 2013

Ferguson Signs on for Shakespeare in the Park

Ferguson Signs on for Shakespeare in the Park

The Public Theater's 2013 Shakespeare in the Park season will feature "The Comedy of Errors" and a new musical adaptation of "Love's Labour's Lost."

Aug 11, 2012

"Into the Woods" Review: Happily Ever After, and What Comes Next

"Into the Woods" Review: Happily Ever After, and What Comes Next

With a cast led by Donna Murphy and Amy Adams, the new production takes risks with an enduring musical that was already complicated. Some pay off.

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Doctor Back From Africa Evaluated for Ebola at Bellevue

Doctor Back From Africa Evaluated for Ebola at Bellevue

A doctor who recently returned from West Africa is being evaluated at Bellevue Hospital with fever and gastrointestinal symptoms, law enforcement sources told NBC 4 New York.

Cop Attacked With Ax in Queens, Suspect Shot Dead: Police

Cop Attacked With Ax in Queens, Suspect Shot Dead: Police

A suspect was fatally shot after attacking an NYPD officer with an ax in Queens Thursday, police said.

Girl, 4, Found Dead at Homeless Shelter in Queens: Cops

Girl, 4, Found Dead at Homeless Shelter in Queens: Cops

A 4-year-old girl was found dead at a Queens homeless shelter and authorities are classifying her death as "suspicious," police say.

NYPD Probes Video That Shows Officer Kicking Colleague

NYPD Probes Video That Shows Officer Kicking Colleague

The NYPD says it is investigating after video was released that appears to show a plainclothes officer kicking a colleague in the head and punching a suspect during an arrest at a Brooklyn subway station earlier...

Parents of Baby Killed at Jerusalem Station Are From NY: Family

Parents of Baby Killed at Jerusalem Station Are From NY: Family

The parents of the 3-month-old girl killed when a Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem Wednesday are originally from upstate...

Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Police on Long Island say they’re investigating after a pair of homeowners said they were accosted by armed robbers in their own driveways.