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  1. The Tallest Tree in the Forest: Theater Review

    11:11 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    The African-American singer-actor Paul Robeson, a polarizing activist blacklisted during McCarthyism whose roles ranged from "Othello" to "Show Boat," is the subject of this one-man bioplay staged in downtown L.A. READ MORE

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  2. 'An Act of God' to Strike Broadway

    9:01 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    The new play by Emmy-winning former "Daily Show with Jon Stewart" writer David Javerbaum is based on his critically acclaimed book, "The Last Testament: A Memoir by God." READ MORE

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  3. Hedwig and the Angry Inch: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    Neil Patrick Harris reigns as the transgender East Berlin rocker who lands on the New York stage via a Kansas trailer park in John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask's cult musical. READ MORE

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  4. Tribeca: Kevin Spacey, 'Richard III' Co-Stars Talk 'House of Cards' Origins in Shakespeare Play

    2:27 pm PDT 04/22/2014
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    Spacey, who was joined by actors from both the international stage show and the Netflix series, also revealed why he wanted to self-distribute the documentary. READ MORE

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  5. Meryl Streep Honored With Monte Cristo Award: 'Our Best Work Is Ahead of Us'

    8:24 pm PDT 04/21/2014
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    Judith Light, Joe Grifasi, Tracy Letts, Tony Kushner and John Patrick Stanley shared anecdotes about the actress as she received the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's honor on Monday in NYC. READ MORE

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  6. The Velocity of Autumn: Theater Review

    6:45 pm PDT 04/21/2014
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    Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella star in Eric Coble's two-hander Broadway play about an elderly woman who threatens to blow up her Brooklyn brownstone apartment rather than be sent to a nursing home. READ MORE

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  7. NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage: Film Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/21/2014
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    Jeremy Whelehan's documentary chronicles the world tour of a production of "Richard III" starring Kevin Spacey. READ MORE

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  8. Sovereign Body: Theater Review

    1:45 pm PDT 04/21/2014
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    A debilitating disease takes control of a mother, to the horror of her family, in this North Hollywood staging. READ MORE

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  9. Neil Patrick Harris Scolds Fan During 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' Performance

    11:11 am PDT 04/21/2014
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    When interrupted by a fan mid-show, the actor yelled back, "I'm doing something up here, motherf---er!" READ MORE

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  10. Violet: Theater Review

    5:30 pm PDT 04/20/2014
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    Two-time Tony winner and "Bunheads" star Sutton Foster plays the title role in this 1964-set musical about a disfigured North Carolina farm girl's quest for transformation. READ MORE

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  11. The Cripple of Inishmaan: Theater Review

    1:30 pm PDT 04/20/2014
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    Daniel Radcliffe stars in Martin McDonagh's corrosive comedy, set in a tiny Aran Islands community in 1934, abuzz with news of a film crew descending on neighboring Inishmore. READ MORE

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  12. Ruth Draper's Monologues: Theater Review

    7:23 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Annette Bening stars in and directs this quartet of carefully crafted solo characterizations of bygone high-society women. READ MORE

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  13. Act One: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Santino Fontana, Tony Shalhoub and Andrea Martin head the ensemble cast in writer-director James Lapine's adaptation of Moss Hart's landmark theater memoir. READ MORE

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  14. A Bare-Bottom 'Midsummer Night's Dream' Heads to Santa Monica College's Broad Stage

    3:37 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    "Game of Thrones" star Miltos Yerolemou's character Bottom is strapped into a contraption, thrusting his naked buttocks into the air for the Shakespeare adaptation. READ MORE

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  15. Everything You Touch: Theater Review

    1:56 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    A writer/producer of "Shameless" renders both the 1970s Manhattan fashion world and contemporary body issues on a Pasadena stage. READ MORE

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  16. Gene Kelly: A Legacy: Theater Review

    12:38 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    The widow of the legendary dancing star recounts his life on a Pasadena stage. READ MORE

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  17. Bulgakov/Moliere: Theater Review

    11:07 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    A satire of creativity under the Russian Stalinist regime. READ MORE

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  18. Of Mice and Men: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    James Franco, Chris O'Dowd, Leighton Meester and Jim Norton star in the Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's classic tale of ill-fated dreamers in Depression-era California. READ MORE

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  19. The Library: Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 04/15/2014
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    Steven Soderbergh directs Chloe Moretz as a school-shooting survivor in Scott Z. Burns' drama about distortions of truth in the stunned aftermath of tragedy. READ MORE

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