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  1. 'Marjorie Prime' Playwright Jordan Harrison on Memory, Mainframes and 'Orange Is the New Black'

    1:04 pm PDT 09/29/2014
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    “We’ll find ways to hold on to our humanity in the face of our 500 iPhone emails we get in a second” READ MORE

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  2. Rose Byrne and the 'You Can't Take It With You' Cast on Crazy Family Memories

    12:55 pm PDT 09/29/2014
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    "You know what else James Earl Jones said? He said, 'Farts are funny. There’s no getting around it' " READ MORE

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  3. 'Children of a Lesser God' Returning to Broadway

    12:26 pm PDT 09/29/2014
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    Tony winner Kenny Leon will stage the 1980 play revival, scheduled for the 2015-16 season READ MORE

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  4. 'You Can't Take It With You': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 09/28/2014
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    Rose Byrne makes her Broadway debut alongside James Earl Jones in the 1936 screwball comedy about a family of New York eccentrics READ MORE

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  5. Theater Prodigy Tarell Alvin McCraney Brings 'Choir Boy' to Geffen

    4:22 pm PDT 09/28/2014
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    “It’s interesting that we ask the artist to come up with answers to larger questions when we don’t ask our lawmakers to do the same” READ MORE

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  6. This 'Lost' Ending Aims to Satisfy the Audience (and It Also Includes Musical Numbers)

    4:11 pm PDT 09/28/2014
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    'Lost the Musical' creators Steven Brandon and Steven Christopher Parker patch up the series' divisive finale with theatergoers' input READ MORE

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  7. 'Wolf Hall' Bound for Broadway

    12:42 pm PDT 09/25/2014
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    The Royal Shakespeare Company's smash stage adaptation of Hilary Mantel's historical saga will play the Winter Garden Theatre READ MORE

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  8. 'Marjorie Prime': Theater Review

    12:02 pm PDT 09/23/2014
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    Enduring star Lois Smith headlines this world-premiere production of Jordan Harrison's subdued futuristic play about memory and loss READ MORE

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  9. 'The Money Shot': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 09/22/2014
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    Elizabeth Reaser and Fred Weller play Hollywood stars negotiating the terms of a hard-core sex scene in Neil LaBute's latest READ MORE

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  10. Sting, Jane Lynch and More Highlights of Dustin Lance Black's Uprising of Love Benefit

    2:26 pm PDT 09/22/2014
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    “Oh god, my Grindr is going crazy!” READ MORE

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  11. Disney's 'The Lion King' Becomes History's Top-Grossing Entertainment Title

    8:12 am PDT 09/22/2014
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    The Julie Taymor-directed production has earned $6.2 billion in worldwide box office to date READ MORE

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  12. 'Love Letters': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 09/18/2014
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    Brian Dennehy and Mia Farrow are up first in A.R. Gurney's intimate two-hander, with Carol Burnett, Alan Alda, Candice Bergen, Anjelica Huston and Martin Sheen to follow READ MORE

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  13. Tonys: 'Love Letters,' 'Boyhood' and the Many Ways of Depicting the Passage of Time Through Art

    3:01 pm PDT 09/18/2014
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    The new Broadway revival, the year's most acclaimed film and several new YouTube videos all employ different methods of tackling the same challenge READ MORE

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  14. 'The Voice' Winner Josh Kaufman to Star in Broadway's 'Pippin'

    11:04 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    The soul man makes the unprecedented move to the stage after coaching from Usher READ MORE

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  15. 'The Last 5 Years': How a Hit Off-Broadway Recording Led to an Anna Kendrick-Starring Film

    10:30 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    "The songs didn’t just belong to the singer, they also belonged to the person they were sung to" READ MORE

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  16. 'Happy Days': Theater Review

    9:40 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    Brooke Adams and Tony Shalhoub star in a fresh and vital American interpretation of the Samuel Beckett classic READ MORE

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  17. Pasadena Playhouse Honoree Diahann Carroll on Race in Hollywood

    8:14 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    The actress will receive the 2014 Diversity Award on Sept. 21 READ MORE

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  18. Kate Burton on 'Under Milk Wood,' Celebrity Parents and TV's Embrace of Women Over 50

    7:41 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    "In my [Emmy] category this last year for 'Scandal,' every nominee, with the exception of Kate Mara for 'House of Cards,' was over the age of 55. How amazing is that?" READ MORE

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