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  1. ‘Bakkhai’: Theater Review

    6:35 pm PDT 07/30/2015
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    James Bond co-star Ben Whishaw plays a seductive, vengeful, sexually ambivalent god of pleasure in this new version of the ancient Greek classic by Euripides. READ MORE

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  2. 'Hamilton': Lin-Manuel Miranda, Questlove, Black Thought on the Runaway Broadway Hit, Its Political Relevance and Super-Fan Barack Obama

    1:23 pm PDT 07/30/2015
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    The show's creator and cast album's producers talk race in the Obama era, the Founding Fathers’ views on slavery, how Donald Trump’s immigration comments are playing to Broadway audiences and what it means that hip-hop is now oldies music. READ MORE

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  3. Lupita Nyong'o to Make Her New York Stage Debut in 'Eclipsed'

    11:45 am PDT 07/30/2015
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    The Oscar winner will star in the Public Theater's war drama this fall. READ MORE

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  4. Michael Shannon Joins Broadway's 'Long Day's Journey Into Night'

    6:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    Jessica Lange, Gabriel Byrne and John Gallagher Jr. also make up the Tyrone family in Jonathan Kent's upcoming revival of the Eugene O'Neill play. READ MORE

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  5. 'Bent': Theater Review

    6:01 pm PDT 07/28/2015
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    The first major U.S. revival of the seminal 1979 gay-themed play since its premiere opened in Los Angeles. READ MORE

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  6. Matthew Broderick Set for Broadway Revival of 'Sylvia'

    11:54 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    He will hit the stage with Annaleigh Ashford, Julie White and Robert Sella in the new staging of A.R. Gurney's 1995 play about a midlife crisis and a life-altering dog. READ MORE

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  7. 'Hamilton': Lin-Manuel Miranda Repeatedly Rewards Lottery Hopefuls With Unique Pre-Shows

    11:06 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    The creator and star of Broadway’s buzziest musical innovates again with brief, daily performances like 'Les Miserables' Q&As and Beyonce ukulele covers. READ MORE

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  8. 'The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey': Theater Review

    5:00 pm PDT 07/27/2015
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    This solo play written and performed by the co-founder of The Trevor Project relates the tale of a flamboyant teenager who goes missing. READ MORE

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  9. 5 Things to Know About 'Southpaw's' Oona Laurence

    8:35 pm PDT 07/25/2015
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    The Tony-winning actress plays Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams' characters' daughter. READ MORE

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  10. Mamie Gummer to Star in New Play 'Ugly Lies the Bone', Featuring Video Game Therapy

    12:02 pm PDT 07/24/2015
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    Lindsey Ferrentino's off-Broadway play, directed by Patricia McGregor, follows a newly discharged soldier who uses virtual reality to escape her post-war pain. READ MORE

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  11. 'Kafka on the Shore': Theater Review

    11:52 am PDT 07/24/2015
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    The Lincoln Center Festival presents the Ninagawa Company's lavish theatrical adaptation of Haruki Murakami's acclaimed novel. READ MORE

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  12. Megan Hilty, Campbell Scott Join 'Noises Off' on Broadway

    11:39 am PDT 07/24/2015
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    Tracee Chimo, Daniel Davis, David Furr, Kate Jennings Grant, Rob McClure and Jeremy Shamos round out the cast of the Jeremy Herrin-directed revival. READ MORE

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  13. Jake Gyllenhaal's Eclectic Career Path on Stage and Screen

    9:38 am PDT 07/24/2015
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    With a standout performance in 'Southpaw' and rave reviews for an abbreviated run in 'Little Shop of Horrors', the actor sets his sights on Broadway. READ MORE

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  14. 'Colin Quinn: The New York Story': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 07/23/2015
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    Colin Quinn delivers comedic riffs on the history of the Big Apple in his new solo show directed by Jerry Seinfeld. READ MORE

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  15. From 'Love Story' to 'Love Letters': Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw Bring Chemistry to the Stage

    1:38 pm PDT 07/23/2015
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    Iconic 'Love Story' costars Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw are reuniting on the stage for a well-received new revival of 'Love Letters,' their chemistry — and strong bond — intact. READ MORE

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  16. 'American Psycho' Musical Headed to Broadway

    1:04 pm PDT 07/23/2015
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    The show, based on the Bret Easton Ellis novel, which previously ran in London, will start previews in February with Benjamin Walker playing Patrick Bateman. READ MORE

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  17. Stephen Trask Developing 'King of Comedy' as Broadway Musical

    11:08 am PDT 07/22/2015
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    'Rock of Ages' book writer Chris D'Arienzo has also signed on to adapt Martin Scorsese's 1982 film into a stage show for New Regency. READ MORE

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  18. 'Trainwreck's' Colin Quinn on NYC's Summer of Urine: "What Is It About New York That Just Makes People Want to Pee Outside?"

    11:00 am PDT 07/22/2015
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    "There's not enough bathrooms to hold all the beer bladders, so now it's becoming a thing." READ MORE

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  19. The Roots Board 'Hamilton' as Cast Recording's Executive Producers

    9:09 am PDT 07/22/2015
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    "Ten minutes into 'Hamilton', though, I was just so stunned. It was such a sucker punch," says Questlove. 'Hamilton' "can be your introduction to hip-hop — on Broadway. And it’s a valid one. It’s a credible one." READ MORE

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