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  1. Gene Saks, Tony-Winning Stage and Film Director, Dies at 93

    10:38 am PDT 03/29/2015
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    He directed numerous Neil Simon plays on Broadway and on the screen, along with the films 'Cactus Flower' and 'Mame.' READ MORE

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  2. Harold Prince to Direct New Musical 'The Band's Visit'

    9:00 am PDT 03/27/2015
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    The show will be part of the Atlantic Theater Company's 30th anniversary season, along with the NY premiere of 'These Paper Bullets!' featuring music by Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong. READ MORE

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  3. 'New York Spring Spectacular': Theater Review

    7:00 pm PDT 03/26/2015
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    Derek Hough plays an angel sent back to Earth to cure techie entrepreneur Laura Benanti of her cynicism and save a tour guide's job in Radio City's elaborate new Rockettes showcase. READ MORE

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  4. Jason Alexander to Step in for Larry David in 'Fish in the Dark'

    3:30 pm PDT 03/26/2015
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    The actor will return to Broadway after 25 years' absence to trade places with the man who created his immortal 'Seinfeld' character, George Costanza. READ MORE

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  5. Mark Strong Signs With WME (Exclusive)

    1:02 pm PDT 03/26/2015
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    The ‘Kingsman’ and 'Imitation Game' star was previously with CAA. READ MORE

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  6. Tony Awards Head West to Host 'Broadway in Hollywood' Soiree

    8:38 am PDT 03/26/2015
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    The party kicked off a series of events leading up to the June 7 ceremony celebrating the best of New York theater. READ MORE

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  7. 'Carrie: The Musical': Theater Review

    3:51 pm PDT 03/25/2015
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    The legendary flop musical based on the Stephen King horror novel and classic Brian De Palma movie gets a superlative immersive staging, following its 2012 off-Broadway overhaul. READ MORE

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  8. 'Rules for Living': Theater Review

    2:11 pm PDT 03/25/2015
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    Marianne Elliott directs this fast-moving comedy of manners with a psychological twist, the last new play to bow at London’s National Theatre under outgoing director Nicholas Hytner. READ MORE

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  9. World's Longest-Running Musical 'The Fantasticks' To Close on 55th Anniversary

    7:54 am PDT 03/25/2015
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    By the time it closes, the off-Broadway phenomenon will have had 20,672 performances in two New York City venues. READ MORE

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  10. 'Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella': Theater Review

    5:08 pm PDT 03/24/2015
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    The touring company of the 2013 Broadway production fully delivers on playwright Douglas Carter Beane's snarky but charming update. READ MORE

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  11. Tony Winner Laura Benanti Stars in Radio City Music Hall's 'New York Spring Spectacular'

    2:56 pm PDT 03/24/2015
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    The actress, currently appearing in a recurring role on ABC's "Nashville," talks about dancing with the Rockettes in this lavish new production. READ MORE

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  12. Brandy Set to Debut on Broadway in 'Chicago'

    9:16 am PDT 03/24/2015
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    She'll be one of the few African-American women to take on the Roxie Hart role in the longest-running American musical in Broadway history, following Michelle Williams and Robin Givens. READ MORE

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  13. Sony to Produce Film Version of Carole King Broadway Musical 'Beautiful'

    11:56 am PDT 03/22/2015
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    Playtone's Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman will produce the screen adaptation. READ MORE

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  14. 'Trainspotting': Theater Review

    2:35 pm PDT 03/21/2015
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    Irvine Welsh's druggy lowlife classic that spawned the Danny Boyle film returns to the London stage in this fast-moving, filth-heavy, full-frontal revival. READ MORE

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  15. Jane Lynch Talks Touring After 'Glee': "I Revel in It" (Q&A)

    8:00 am PDT 03/21/2015
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    No longer a tyrannical cheerleading coach, the actress expands on 'See Jane Sing,' her nationally touring musical-comedy variety show. READ MORE

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  16. 'The Heidi Chronicles': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 03/19/2015
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    Elisabeth Moss goes from Peggy Olson to another character paddling in the slipstream of feminism in the Broadway revival of Wendy Wasserstein's era-defining play. READ MORE

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  17. Penn & Teller to Make Summer Return to Broadway

    1:33 pm PDT 03/19/2015
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    The magic-comedy duo will take over the Marquis Theatre from July 7 through Aug. 16, following the success of last holiday season’s limited-run magic act, 'The Illusionists — Witness the Impossible.' READ MORE

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  18. Russell Simmons Developing 'The Scenario' Hip-Hop Musical

    11:00 am PDT 03/19/2015
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    The show is eyeing a world premiere in New York City in late 2016. READ MORE

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