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A fanciful adaptation of this ancient Jewish legend fits well with this company’s dependence on useful, risky technology.
Actors, directors and theater-world figures look back on the life and work of Ms. Swados, who died in January.
“On Your Feet!,” “Disaster!” and “Something Rotten!” are among the shows that don’t have much in common onstage but share some notable punctuation.
Harvey Fierstein, Bette Midler, Adrienne Barbeau and Josh Groban share their memories of performing in the Broadway and many, many non-Broadway versions of “Fiddler.”
Cast members in past and present productions of D.L. Coburn’s “The Gin Game” recall the challenges of the play.
The musical, which opens in the East Village, is the result of eight years of writing songs with someone Mr. Summers has never met.
The play points up the parallels between two dramatists who buck the status quo.
A year in the life of Charles Busch’s new playAnyone lamenting the difficulties of getting a show produced in New York might consider the approach that Charles Busch took in financing …
A year in the life of Charles Busch’s new play Anyone lamenting the difficulties of getting a show produced in New York might consider the approach that Charles Busch took in financin…
AS a young actor new to New York, with a cluster of impressive stage credits and a fair number of disappointments to go along with them, T. R. Knight would frequently take note of the televi…
T. R. Knight, formerly of “Grey’s Anatomy,” takes a David Mamet play to Broadway.
A show like Dario D'Ambrosi's Bong Bong Bong Against the Walls, Ting Ting Ting in Our Heads is essentially critic-proof. Even Addison DeWitt might...
“Three Women,” a play by Plath, and “Wish I Had a Sylvia Plath,” about her life, are at 59E59Theaters.
Anna Ziegler’s “Photograph 51,” at Ensemble Studio Theater, examines the contributions by Rosalind Franklin to the race to discover DNA.
How the Oscar nominee surfs the chaos of Mistakes Were MadeWelcome to Building Character, TDF’s ongoing series about how actors and how they create their rolesThe bipolar truth-teller …
In “Wintuk,” Cirque du Soleil weds its customary hypergymnastics to a boy’s quest for snow.
Four playwrights and the Tricycle Theater’s artistic director discuss “The Great Game: Afghanistan.”
The origins of “Three Pianos,” a rowdy mash note to Schubert at New York Theater Workshop, go back either 2 or 185 years.
In “Looking at Christmas,” a writer and an actress meet in front of Bloomingdale’s on Christmas Eve and begin a holiday tour, exchanging pop-culture minutiae all the way.
Judith Malina, legendary co-founder of the Living Theater, tells the biblical story of the rebellious Korach as a prototype for anarchists through the ages.
How the fest celebrates everything from Beckett to Van DammeEvery January, just as a sizable number of Broadway theatres find themselves without inhabitants, off-Off Broadway basks in an exp…
Stefanie Zadravec’s “Honey Brown Eyes,”set in Bosnia in 1992, explores the terrors of war.
The “Proof” playwright David Auburn has adapted for the stage a forgotten 1906 comedy of manners, “The New York Idea.”
“Midnight in Havana” depicts the final hours before the end of the Cuban revolution.
Ching Valdes-Aran reprises her role as an elderly immigrant missing the old country in the Ma-Yi Theater production of “Flipzoids.”
The vaunted actor discusses the dark side of his latest Broadway roleBrian Cox hates sports.“I'm completely antithetical to them,” says the burly Scottish actor, who has assemble…
In the Polish novelist Dorota Maslowska’s play “A Couple of Poor, Polish-Speaking Romanians” at Abrons Arts Center, the seemingly nihilistic title couple are not without…
B. H. Barry, a master of stage fighting, is directing a sword-studded version of “Treasure Island,” aimed at younger audiences.
With the Wooster Group’s latest production, Scott Shepherd extends his downtown legacyUpon his first exposure to Gatz, Elevator Repair Service's six-hour, word-for-word staging of F. S…