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  1. 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Musical to Splash Onto Broadway

    10:00 am 8/31/2015

    The stage production based on the popular Nickelodeon animated series will include music by Steven Tyler, John Legend, Cyndi Lauper, T.I. and David Bowie.Read more

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  2. Critic's Notebook: Why 'Hamilton' Counts as a Legitimate Game-Changer

    6:00 am 8/31/2015

    Unlike other recent blockbusters that soared on laughs, spectacle or expert pastiche, Lin-Manuel Miranda's revolutionary bio-musical is both a cultural phenomenon and an instant milestone in the art form.Read more

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  3. Kyle Jean-Baptiste, History-Making 'Les Miserables' Actor, Dies at 21

    12:37 pm 8/29/2015

    The Broadway newcomer died after falling from his mother's fire escape.Read more

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  4. 'Amelie' Musical Star Previews Show's "Fantasy Feel" and "Vocal Fireworks" (Q&A)

    10:30 am 8/29/2015

    "It seemed to me like something that would translate perfectly into a musical because of her moments of fantasy," Samantha Barks tells THR. "If you completely loved the film, you’re going to love the musical."Read more

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  5. 'Whorl Inside a Loop': Theater Review

    5:00 pm 8/27/2015

    Broadway actress Sherie Rene Scott stars in her play co-written with Dick Scanlan, based on her experience working with prison inmates on a theatrical project.Read more

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  6. ‘Mrs. Henderson Presents’: Theater Review

    3:59 pm 8/26/2015

    This new stage musical is based on the Judi Dench movie about an infamous London theater impresario who shocked the British establishment with full frontal nudity.Read more

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  7. 'On the Town': Theater Review

    10:47 am 8/26/2015

    Misty Copeland makes her Broadway debut in the Tony-nominated revival of the classic Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green musical. Read more

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  8. Watch Jennifer Hudson Belt Out 'The Color Purple' Song Ahead of Broadway Debut

    8:31 am 8/26/2015

    The singer-actress sings a new version of the title song alongside co-star Cynthia Erivo.Read more

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  9. Broadway Hit 'An Act of God' Commands L.A. Run With Sean Hayes

    9:01 pm 8/25/2015

    The irreverent comedy from former 'Daily Show' head writer David Javerbaum starred Jim Parsons during its Broadway summer premiere.Read more

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  10. ‘Hamlet': Theater Review

    3:00 pm 8/25/2015

    Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the Danish prince in director Lyndsey Turner's modern-dress staging at London's Barbican Theatre.Read more

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