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Feb 25, 2015

“Hamilton” Moving to Broadway

“Hamilton” Moving to Broadway

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically acclaimed new musical “Hamilton,” which is now enjoying a sold-out limited run at The Public Theater, will move to Broadway this summer.

Jan 30, 2015

Shakespeare in the Park’s 2015 Season Set

Shakespeare in the Park’s 2015 Season Set

The Public Theater will take on two of Shakespeare’s last romances, continuing the 53-year tradition of free theater in Central Park.

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 called...

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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2 Turn Themselves in After Truck Goes Through Ice

2 Turn Themselves in After Truck Goes Through Ice

New Jersey State police now believe both occupants of a pickup truck that fell through the ice Sunday in Barnegat Bay near Toms River are safe - but a dog in the truck is believed to have drowned, authorities...

Coldest February in 80 Years Ends With More Snow on Way

Coldest February in 80 Years Ends With More Snow on Way

February officially made it into the record books Sunday as the coldest February in New York City in more than 80 years. But tri-state area residents were already looking forward into the first days of March and...

Knicks Fans Lose All-Time Favorite With Anthony Mason's Death

Knicks Fans Lose All-Time Favorite With Anthony Mason's Death

Former Knicks coach Jeff Van Gundy knew why "Mase'' was so popular with New Yorkers during his playing days. They loved the Queens native's perseverance and the fact that he always gave 100% effort, whether in...

Powered Parachute Accident on Long Island Hurts 1

Powered Parachute Accident on Long Island Hurts 1

A 50-year-old man broke both his legs Sunday in an ultralight aircraft accident on Long Island, authorities said.

The Big Freeze: February 2015 by the Numbers

The Big Freeze: February 2015 by the Numbers

February 2015 was brutal. The bone-numbing, punishing cold shattered records in the Northeast, making February the coldest month for some cities since reliable records were first kept.

"Take a Deep Breath," Christie Tells GOP

"Take a Deep Breath," Christie Tells GOP

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told California Republicans on Saturday that the party should not rush to choose a 2016 presidential nominee because of pressure from pollsters, pundits and GOP donors.