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  1. 'Disgraced': Theater Review

    6:00 pm 10/23/2014

    Islamophobia rears its head in Ayad Akhtar's provocative 2013 Pulitzer Prize winner, which comes to Broadway with a cast that includes Gretchen Mol and Josh RadnorRead more

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  2. Pulitzer Winner 'Disgraced' to Open on Broadway

    12:00 pm 6/10/2014

    Hari Dhillon, Gretchen Mol, Karen Pittman and Josh Radnor will star in Ayad Akhtar's provocative play about the myth of a postracial America.Read more

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  3. Republican Resigns After Racially Charged 'Daily Show' Interview (Video)

    10:24 pm 10/24/2013

    Don Yelton slammed "lazy black people that wants the government to give them everything" in his sit-down with the Comedy Central show.Read more

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  4. 'Daily Show's' Aasif Mandvi: Snake-Charming My Way to the Top (Guest Column)

    7:00 am 6/7/2013

    "The Internship" co-star, a son of Indian immigrants, writes about channeling Peter Sellers and "The Simpsons' " Apu as he climbed a ladder of brown-skinned stereotypes to Hollywood success.Read more

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  5. Carla Gugino and Peter Grosz to Star Off Broadway in 'A Kid Like Jake'

    10:41 am 5/8/2013

    Caroline Aaron and Michelle Beck also appear in the LCT3 world premiere of Daniel Pearle's play about the concerned parents of a precocious child.Read more

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  6. 'Piano Lesson,' 'The Whale' Dominate Lortel Awards

    7:23 pm 5/5/2013

    The musical "Dogfight" and solo show "All the Rage" also took top prizes at the leading honors for Off Broadway theater, in a ceremony hosted by Aasif Mandvi and Maura Tierney.Read more

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  7. 'Disgraced' Honored With 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

    12:38 pm 4/15/2013

    Ayad Akhtar's play was seen in an Off Broadway production for Lincoln Center Theater that starred Aasif Mandvi, of "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart."Read more

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  8. Jake Gyllenhaal, America Ferrera and Vanessa Redgrave Among Lortel Award Nominees

    3:19 pm 4/3/2013

    "The Piano Lesson" and "Murder Ballad" lead the play and musical fields, respectively, in nominations for the 28th annual Off Broadway honors.Read more

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  9. David Rooney on the Record Year in New York Theater

    5:00 am 12/27/2012

    THR's theater critic rounds up his picks for the top stage productions of 2012, both on Broadway and Off.Read more

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