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  1. Andrew Rannells' First 'Hedwig' Image Released: Pink Lips and Glittering Nails (Photo)

    10:12 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    The "Girls" star who first made a splash in "The Book of Mormon" returns to the stage in August, filling the heels of Tony winner Neil Patrick Harris (and will be much taller, says Lena Hall). READ MORE

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  2. Elaine Stritch: An Appreciation

    6:35 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    THR's lead theater critic pays personal tribute to the legendary Broadway performer, whose exacting professional standards were as renowned as her tart tongue and eccentric style. READ MORE

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  3. Broadway to Dim Its Lights in Honor of Elaine Stritch

    2:42 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    The Great White Way will go dim on Friday, July 18, in honor of the four-time Tony nominee who died on Thursday at the age of 89. READ MORE

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  4. 'An American in Paris' Finds Broadway Home

    1:44 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    The musical adaptation of the 1951 Gene Kelly film will begin previews in March, following its world premiere in Paris. READ MORE

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  5. Elaine Stritch Dead: Stars Mourn Broadway Legend on Social Media

    11:37 am PDT 07/17/2014
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    Stephen Sondheim, Lena Dunham, Anna Kendrick and Jesse Tyler Ferguson were among those paying tribute to the late actress. READ MORE

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  6. Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89

    10:07 am PDT 07/17/2014
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    The four-time Tony nominee and three-time Emmy winner died Thursday at her home in Birmingham, Mich. READ MORE

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  7. HBO Lands Bryan Cranston Tony Winner 'All the Way' for Film Adaptation

    2:30 pm PDT 07/16/2014
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    The Tony-winner will reprise his role as President Lyndon Johnson, with Steven Spielberg also on board to exec produce. READ MORE

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  8. 'Buyer & Cellar': Theater Review

    10:26 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    Michael Urie brings his hit Off-Broadway exploration of the difference between idols and idolators to L.A. in this comedy set at Barbra Streisand's Malibu estate. READ MORE

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  9. 'Richard III': Theater Review

    6:58 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    A double Emmy nominee this year for "Fargo" and "Sherlock," Martin Freeman tackles one of Shakespeare’s most complex villains in Jamie Lloyd's London production. READ MORE

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  10. 'Hedwig,' Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Joins the Broadway Profit Circle

    5:18 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    Following stellar reviews and sell-out business, the Tony-winning revival of the cult musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask has recouped its $5 million investment. READ MORE

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  11. 'Rocky' Gets Knocked Out on Broadway

    4:02 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    After struggling to draw audiences in sufficient numbers to sustain its high weekly running costs, the Sylvester Stallone-produced musical will close on Aug. 17. READ MORE

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  12. Joely Richardson to Star in 'The Belle of Amherst'

    11:30 am PDT 07/15/2014
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    The "Nip/Tuck" and "The Tudors" actress will headline a new Off-Broadway production in the fall of William Luce's one-woman play about the life of Emily Dickinson. READ MORE

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  13. 'Dixie's Tupperware Party': Theater Review

    9:47 pm PDT 07/14/2014
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    Kris Andersson stars as the quick-witted, hyperactive Dixie Longate who throws Tupperware parties. READ MORE

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  14. 'The Sexual Life of Savages': Theater Review

    9:42 pm PDT 07/14/2014
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    Suburban couples negotiate intimacy and conflict at the Beverly Hills Playhouse.

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  15. 'Enter at Forest Lawn': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 07/14/2014
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    This new play written by and featuring TV sitcom veteran Mark Roberts ("Two and a Half Men," "Mike and Molly") takes a darkly satirical swipe at network television. READ MORE

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  16. Tupac Show 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Meets Swift Demise on Broadway

    4:46 pm PDT 07/14/2014
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    After opening to disastrous business and poor reviews on June 19, the urban rap musical inspired by the lyrics and poetry of Tupac Shakur will close next Sunday. READ MORE

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  17. 'American Psycho' Musical to Make U.S. Debut

    10:45 am PDT 07/14/2014
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    The adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis' controversial 1991 novel heads to New York following a sold-out run in London where it starred "Doctor Who's" Matt Smith. READ MORE

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  18. 'The Long Shrift': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 07/13/2014
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    James Franco directs his "Child of God" star Scott Haze in Robert Boswell's drama about a young man wrongly convicted of rape, who re-encounters his accuser nine years later. READ MORE

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