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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Heard of the Jimmys? It’s the Tonys, for Teenagers by Rachel Syme

This year, 74 of the nation’s most talented theatrical hopefuls took the stage for the Jimmy Awards, now in its ninth year.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

‘Journey to the Past’ Carries ‘Anastasia’ to the Present by Rachel Syme

A hit song from a 1997 animated film paves the way for a splashy Broadway production.

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Friday, January 1, 2016

A Word With Cherry Jones: ‘I’m Having the Kind of Year Actors Live For’ by Rachel Syme

Ms. Jones, the Broadway star, is playing a lesbian poetry professor with strong feelings about transgender issues on Amazon’s “Transparent.”

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Monday, August 24, 2015

Elisabeth Moss on Her Emmy Nomination and How to Follow Success of Peggy Olson by Rachel Syme

Ms. Moss discusses portraying Peggy on “Mad Men” for seven seasons, earning six Emmy nominations for the role.

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Monday, January 26, 2015

Andrew Rannells on Girls and His Love for Lena Dunham and Nancy Meyers by Rachel Syme

Andrew Rannells is the comedic MVP of Girls this season, playing Elijah (a.k.a. Hannah’s former college boyfriend, current gay bestie, and surprise roommate in Iowa). He's getting some of …

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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Learning from Elaine Stritch by Rachel Syme

Stritch was the kind of performer who one hopes will live forever, because she gave the impression that she just might. She threatened her audiences and her collaborators (who have alternati…

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