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Christina Ricci, Bebe Neuwirth to Star in Shakespeare

Christina Ricci and Bebe Neuwirth, who share an unlikely connection as Addams Family members, although at different times and different mediums, will team up for Shakespeare’s flight of fancy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream Off Broadway.

Sam Shepard, Playwright, Actor Dies of Lou Gehrig's Disease at 73

Sam Shepard, Playwright, Actor Dies of Lou Gehrig's Disease at 73

Sam Shepard, a prolific playwright and actor, who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1979, has died from complications related to Lou Gehrig's disease, also kn... Read More
Donald Trump Political Satire 'Me the People' a Hilarious Call to Arms

Donald Trump Political Satire 'Me the People' a Hilarious Call to Arms

Me the People: The Trump America Musical manages to be entertaining and cringe worthy at its best moments and only slightly schlocky at its worst. Me ... Read More
Intimate Apparel Beautifully Weaves Hopes, Pathos, Desire in Moving Play

Intimate Apparel Beautifully Weaves Hopes, Pathos, Desire in Moving Play

Intimate Apparel, written by two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Tony nominee Lynn Nottage, is as beautifully woven as the fine fabrics running through... Read More
Rolling Stones Taking the Stage... As Subjects of New West End Musical?

Rolling Stones Taking the Stage... As Subjects of New West End Musical?

The Rolling Stones have played their music on stages all over the world. So is it time for the stage to return the favor with a musical based on the r... Read More
Idina Menzel Reveals Her Harrowing Audition for Broadway's Wicked

Idina Menzel Reveals Her Harrowing Audition for Broadway's Wicked

Idina Menzel won her first Tony Award for Best Actress as Elphaba in Broadway's hit musical Wicked, but she came perilously close to not landing the r... Read More
Lucas Hnath’s Doll House, Part 2, Takes Ibsen In Whole New Direction

Lucas Hnath’s Doll House, Part 2, Takes Ibsen In Whole New Direction

If A Doll’s House, Part 2 is viewed as a sequel to Ibsen’s A Doll’s House theatergoers will be in for disappointment. It does not complement the origi... Read More
Neil Patrick Harris Sends 'Glorious' Birthday Note to Hubbie David Burtka

Neil Patrick Harris Sends 'Glorious' Birthday Note to Hubbie David Burtka

Neil Patrick Harris let his fans know just how much husband David Burtka means to him. He paid tribute to his "glorious husband" on his birthday, shar... Read More
Baghdaddy Relives Iraq War's Dark Truths in Quirky Off-Broadway Musical

Baghdaddy Relives Iraq War's Dark Truths in Quirky Off-Broadway Musical

Free donuts and coffee, name tags, a church basement. Is this an AA meeting, or is it a musical? Actually, it’s a bit of both. Factor in political sat... Read More
Drama Desk Theater Nominees Celebrate the 2016-2017 Season

Drama Desk Theater Nominees Celebrate the 2016-2017 Season

The 62nd Annual Drama Desk Award nominees met with members of the organization on May 10th at the New York Marriott Marquis Manhattan Ballroom. The Dr... Read More
Vagaries of Power Define This Year's 'Author Directing Author' Theme

Vagaries of Power Define This Year's 'Author Directing Author' Theme

Playwright Neil LaBute (reasons to be pretty, Fat Pig), Italian playwright Marco Calvani (Strong Hands) and Spanish playwright Marta Buchaca (Emergenc... Read More
Hamilton's Lin-Manual Miranda Song Featured in New Disney Moana Clip

Hamilton's Lin-Manual Miranda Song Featured in New Disney Moana Clip

Lin-Manuel Miranda, who took Broadway by storm with the hit musical Hamilton, is showcasing his song writing talents in the Disney animated movie "Moa... Read More
James Monroe Iglehart Warms Hearts With Lots of Soul at 54 Below

James Monroe Iglehart Warms Hearts With Lots of Soul at 54 Below

James Monroe Iglehart has punch and pizzazz. Both were on display at Feinstein’s/54 Below in his solo cabaret show, “How the Heck Did I Get Here?” Th... Read More
Mike Pence Undercuts Trump Hamilton Feud; He Wasn't Offended!

Mike Pence Undercuts Trump Hamilton Feud; He Wasn't Offended!

Donald Trump's Twitter feud with the cast of Hamilton just lost a key ally--Mike Pence. At the risk of being next in Trump's dog house, the Vice Presi... Read More
Donald Trump Boils Over at Hamilton Cast Over Mike Pence (video!)

Donald Trump Boils Over at Hamilton Cast Over Mike Pence (video!)

Donald Trump boiled over with demands for an apology after Vice President-elect Mike Pence got a lesson in democracy last night from the cast of the h... Read More

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