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Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017

Mandy Patinkin Back on Broadway in 'The Great Comet'

Mandy Patinkin Back on Broadway in 'The Great Comet'

Mandy Patinkin will once again grace the rialto, stepping into his first role in 17 years in the Dave Malloy's electropop opera "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812."

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017

Get to Know "Miss Saigon's" Jon Jon Briones

Get to Know "Miss Saigon's" Jon Jon Briones

Jon Jon Briones of "Miss Saigon" takes Raina Seitel to his favorite city spot.

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017

Behind the Scenes: "Bandstand"

Behind the Scenes: "Bandstand"

Raina Seitel gets a behind the scenes look at the Tony Award-winning musical "Bandstand" with stars Laura Osnes and Corey Cott.

Friday, Jul 14, 2017

Backstage at Lincoln Center Theater's 'Ghost Light'

Backstage at Lincoln Center Theater's 'Ghost Light'

A lot goes on behind the scenes to create the fascinating productions at Lincoln Center Theater. John Chandler takes a tour with the crew of "Ghost Light," which runs through Aug. 6.

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017

The Public's 'Hamlet' Has an A-List Star ... and Lasagna

The Public's 'Hamlet' Has an A-List Star ... and Lasagna

Oscar Isaac ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens") and Sam Gold ("Fun Home") collaborate on a modernized "Hamlet" that plays to all the senses. Sometimes confusing, but never dull.

Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017

Donna Murphy Takes Over for Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly'

Donna Murphy Takes Over for Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly'

An energetic and delightful Donna Murphy steps into the title role of "Hello, Dolly" — taking over for Bette Midler in the Tony-winning revival one show a week

Monday, Jul 10, 2017

A Mother's Hopes Clash with a Rigged System in 'Pipeline'

A Mother's Hopes Clash with a Rigged System in 'Pipeline'

An inner-city public school teacher is committed to her students, but eager to give her own son opportunities beyond those boundaries. Dominique Morisseau's poetic and intense drama breaks new ground.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017

Outdoor Theater Roundup

Outdoor Theater Roundup

Whether it's in a park or on the street there's always a place for theater in the summer. Joelle Garguilo gives you four more reasons to stay outdoors and catch a show in NYC. 

Monday, Jul 3, 2017

'Cost of Living' Illuminates Disabled Experience

'Cost of Living' Illuminates Disabled Experience

Gender and racial disparities in the performing arts have been discussed in recent years, but consciousness about the disabled has been missing. A show on stage at the Manhattan Theatre Club Stacey Bell...

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017

Gallows Humor on the Gulf Coast, in 'Marvin's Room'

Gallows Humor on the Gulf Coast, in 'Marvin's Room'

Scott McPherson's deathbed comedy illuminates the relationship between two sisters, brought together after 20 years by illness. Lili Taylor and Janeane Garofalo star. Heartwarming and heartbreaking.

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