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Donja R. Love’s powerful play balances tenderness and fury to explore how H.I.V. has become a ”hidden emergency” in the black community.
A Los Angeles institution has a new home. Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour.
At the new Cirque Mechanics show, the revolving ring, rotating ladders and spinning swings might not thrill, but the performers do.
Samuel D. Hunter’s creaky play about the downsizing of the American West features terrific performances by Judith Ivey and Edmund Donovan.
Stephen Adly Guirgis’s bumpy, vibrant and expansive comic drama about a women’s homeless shelter features a cast of 18 (or 19, counting the goat).
The $21 million musical will be hoping for a new home after the Shubert Organization made way for Hugh Jackman and ‘The Music Man.’
An excursion into the Theater of Lists at St. Ann’s Warehouse proves to be both original and exasperating.
The busy character actor was also known for “Benson,” “Boston Legal” and several Broadway roles.
This cryptic play at the Brick Theater examining a certain kind of mythological American noir is wonderfully flabbergasting, and often genuinely creepy.
In addition to his acclaimed turn as Roy Cohn on Broadway, he was known for his work in “Norma Rae,” “Slaughterhouse-Five” and other films.
In its sixth year on Broadway, “The Illusionists” serves up familiar routines, but two smaller shows deliver egghead charm and brainy sleight-of-hand.
Alanis Morissette’s “ironic” fury finds a perfect Broadway musical setting in Diablo Cody’s fiery indictment of, well, everything.
A roundup of events in every borough, from the Radio City Christmas Spectacular in Manhattan to the annual Holiday Train Show in the Bronx.
Jennifer Tipton, a lighting designer who works in dance, theater and opera, is this year’s recipient of the award from the Baryshnikov Arts Center.
The genre has long been seen as minor in the French capital, but a string of English-language productions is creating a pleasingly upbeat dynamic.
George Eastman’s Off Broadway play is lifted by its direction and performances, but often feels like a cornball sitcom.
Inua Ellams’s energizing, globe-traveling play considers the barber’s chair as the black man’s confessional.
More than 20 countries have sent over 100 productions, including large-scale works by some of the hottest directors. So why have so few heard of the event?
Lynn Nottage describes her first trip to West Africa, and her search for the perfect keepsake.
Shows that defied categorization offered a stark choice: Escape an angry world, or face up to its travails. Beyond Broadway, writers explored race, inequality and addiction.
Morals are especially relative in a new production of Shakespeare’s play, set in New Orleans amid the anarchy of Fat Tuesday, 1979.
Inua Ellams discusses his surprise hit play, which has its New York premiere at the Next Wave Festival this week.
Expect “some new spoofs on the current theater season” following the departure from the Triad, the show’s creator, Gerard Alessandrini, said.
We sent four photographers to capture scenes beyond the stage in the theater district. Here’s what they saw.
He directed numerous productions of Wilson plays, including two on Broadway, but some of his best work was done in regional theaters.
The Oscar-winning screenwriter and first-time Broadway librettist shares what she watched, read and listened to in a week.
Fifty years ago this week, “Buck White” opened, and very quickly closed. What does this footnote to theater history still have to tell us?
“Dear Evan Hansen” is the latest Broadway musical to open in the West End, along with the pop bonanza “& Juliet” and nearby, the quietly powerful “Ghost Quartet.”
Barneys is closing. Nordstrom is streamlining. And the hometown holiday window may be entering its final act.
The playwright left his home state 20 years ago. While rehearsing his new play, “Greater Clements,” he drove through the lonesome landscapes that still inspire his work.
Known for his radical restagings of classic works, Mr. Miller was also a doctor who periodically left the stage to practice medicine.