In the Wings | NBC New York

We take you onstage, backstage, and behind the scenes of Broadway

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

New York critics lauded the performances of stage veterans Ellen Burstyn, Reed Birney and Mare Winningham, but wanted more “sizzle” between the two leads

Top Stories
Report of House Explosion in Bronx After Possible Gas Leak

Report of House Explosion in Bronx After Possible Gas Leak

Authorities are responding to a report of an explosion and fire at a private home in the Bronx where firefighters had been called to check for a possible gas leak, according to fire and emergency officials.

In Debate, Clinton Was Prepared, Trump Was Trump

In Debate, Clinton Was Prepared, Trump Was Trump

She was at her best. He was not at his worst. Weeks of Super Bowl-style hype aside, Monday night's 90 minutes of heated clashes between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump probably didn't shove many undecided...

Debate Fact Check: Trump on Stop-and-Frisk in NYC

Debate Fact Check: Trump on Stop-and-Frisk in NYC

Late in the debate, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton sparred on race relations, racial profiling and the New York City murder rate. Trump touted the success of stop-and-frisk and what it could do to bring down a...

Tom Hanks Photobombs Newlyweds in Central Park

Tom Hanks Photobombs Newlyweds in Central Park

A man and woman were getting their wedding photos taken in Central Park over the weekend when Tom Hanks dropped in — an unforgettable moment that was captured by New York-based studio First Day Films and...

Man Convicted in Deadly Abduction of Brooklyn Developer

Man Convicted in Deadly Abduction of Brooklyn Developer

A 29-year-old man has been convicted in the abduction and killing of a Brooklyn real estate developer.

Off-Duty Cop Charged in NYC Road-Rage Shooting Death

Off-Duty Cop Charged in NYC Road-Rage Shooting Death

The off-duty NYPD cop who allegedly shot and killed another driver in a road-rage incident in Brooklyn earlier this summer has been charged with second-degree murder, according to the attorney of the victim's...