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  1. 'Switzerland': Theater Review

    3:07 pm PDT 03/17/2015
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    Laura Linney stars as mystery novelist Patricia Highsmith in her final days in the U.S. premiere of Joanna Murray-Smith's two-character play at the Geffen. READ MORE

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  2. 'Placebo': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 03/16/2015
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    Carrie Coon of 'Gone Girl' and 'The Leftovers' stars as a grad student working on a double-blind study of a female arousal drug in Melissa James Gibson's new play. READ MORE

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  3. 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame': Theater Review

    1:26 pm PDT 03/16/2015
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    Composer Alan Menken, lyricist Stephen Schwartz and playwright Peter Parnell collaborate on this theatrical adaptation of Disney's 1996 animated musical. READ MORE

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  4. 'Posterity': Theater Review

    7:00 pm PDT 03/15/2015
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    Pulitzer- and Tony-winning 'I Am My Own Wife' author Doug Wright imagines the encounters between Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland and famed playwright Henrik Ibsen. READ MORE

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  5. 'On the Twentieth Century': Theater Review

    2:00 pm PDT 03/15/2015
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    Kristin Chenoweth stars as a temperamental screen diva, with Peter Gallagher as a failing theater producer angling to woo her back in this 1932-set musical farce. READ MORE

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  6. Critic's Notebook: John Cameron Mitchell in 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch'

    2:36 pm PDT 03/13/2015
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    The co-creator of the 1998 musical steps into the Tony-winning Broadway revival, returning to the transgender role that earned him enduring cult worship. READ MORE

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  7. Carrie Coon on Her Return to the NY Stage in ‘Placebo,’ Female Sexuality, and Hollywood Anonymity

    10:36 am PDT 03/13/2015
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    The 'Gone Girl' and 'The Leftovers' actress talks about her off-Broadway role in Melissa James Gibson's play and shares what she taught Ben Affleck on set. READ MORE

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  8. Audra McDonald to Headline 'Shuffle Along' on Broadway

    1:19 pm PDT 03/12/2015
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    The project reunites writer-director George C. Wolfe and choreographer Savion Glover, the team behind 'Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk.' READ MORE

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  9. Lea Salonga Sets Broadway Return for George Takei's 'Allegiance'

    11:28 am PDT 03/12/2015
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    Telly Leung ('Glee') also will continue his role in the production, jumping from San Diego's Old Globe Theatre in the fall. READ MORE

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  10. 'New York Spring Spectacular' Music Revealed: Beyonce, Pharrell, Madonna (Exclusive)

    11:00 am PDT 03/12/2015
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    Director-choreographer Warren Carlyle breaks down the Rockettes' first major new spring show since 1997, and the first to get them kicking to current chart-toppers. READ MORE

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  11. James Houghton to Step Down at Signature Theatre

    12:00 pm PDT 03/11/2015
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    The founding artistic director will depart his post next year, after shepherding the leading off-Broadway company's 25th anniversary season. READ MORE

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  12. Ahmanson Theatre Sets 2015-16 Musical Slate

    2:19 pm PDT 03/09/2015
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    The Los Angeles venue's season opens with a new production of 'The Sound of Music' and continues with Tony winners 'The Bridges of Madison County' and 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder.' READ MORE

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  13. U.K.’s Olivier Awards: James McAvoy, Gillian Anderson Among Nominees

    5:26 am PDT 03/09/2015
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    The British equivalent of the Tony Awards also saw Mark Strong, Richard Armitage and Nicole Scherzinger shortlisted. READ MORE

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  14. 'The Audience': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PDT 03/08/2015
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    Helen Mirren reteams with Peter Morgan, her screenwriter for 'The Queen,' to revisit the role that earned her an Oscar. READ MORE

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  15. 'Fish in the Dark': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PST 03/05/2015
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    Larry David wrote and stars alongside Rita Wilson and Rosie Perez in this Broadway comedy about the fallout from a death in the family. READ MORE

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  16. Watch: Larry David's 'Fish in the Dark'

    6:00 pm PST 03/05/2015
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    Take a sneak peek of Larry David's Broadway comedy about a death in the family, 'Fish in the Dark,' co-starring Rita Wilson, Rosie Perez, Ben Shenkman and Jayne Houdyshell, and produced by Scott Rudin. READ MORE

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  17. Four of Larry David's Funniest Rants From His 'Fish in the Dark' Interviews

    2:59 pm PST 03/05/2015
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    The man behind 'Seinfeld' and 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' who wrote and stars in the hit Broadway play opening Thursday night, had a few memorable moments from the handful of TV appearances he made to promote the show. READ MORE

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  18. Bruce Willis to Make Broadway Debut in Adaptation of Stephen King's 'Misery' (Exclusive)

    2:31 pm PST 03/04/2015
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    Willis will star opposite Elizabeth Marvel in William Goldman's stage version of the thriller. READ MORE

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  19. Helen Mirren Dedicates Roundabout Theatre Honor to Alan Howard in Bittersweet Speech

    1:18 pm PST 03/03/2015
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    Jennifer Garner presented the Jason Robards Award for Excellence in Theatre to the Dame, alongside Alec Baldwin, Matthew Broderick, Alessandro Nivola and Judith Light. READ MORE

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