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  1. Elizabeth McGovern Books Broadway Return in 'Time and the Conways'

    5:30 am 5/10/2017

    The 'Downton Abbey' star will head the cast of J.B. Priestley's 1937 play in a Roundabout Theatre Company revival directed by current Tony nominee Rebecca Taichman. Read more

  2. Hamptons Film Festival: Julie Andrews to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

    2:43 pm 5/9/2017

    The festival's celebration of the Oscar-winning actress will include a screening of 'Victor Victoria' followed by a conversation with HIFF co-chairman Alec Baldwin.Read more

  3. 'The Glass Menagerie' to Close Early Despite Tony Nomination for Sally Field

    12:29 pm 5/9/2017

    The critically divisive Tennessee Williams revival will fold May 21, six weeks ahead of schedule, in what is proving to be an uncommonly tough season for plays on Broadway. Read more

  4. 'Oslo,' 'The Band's Visit' Take New York Drama Critics' Circle Honors

    4:42 pm 5/8/2017

    The group's annual award for best play was an unusually close race, with strong support also for 'A Doll's House, Part 2,' 'Sweat' and 'A Life.' Read more

  5. 'Archduke': Theater Review

    1:26 pm 5/8/2017

    Playwright Rajiv Joseph, whose flair for adventurous subject matter has been evident in works like 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo' and 'Guards at the Taj,' finds outrageous laughs in the origins of World War I.Read more

  6. Mark Rylance Returning to Broadway in 'Farinelli and the King'

    12:31 pm 5/8/2017

    The Oscar and three-time Tony winner will star in a New York transfer of the Shakespeare's Globe production of Claire van Kampen's play with music, beginning performances in December. Read more

  7. 'The Band's Visit,' 'Oslo' Take Top Off-Broadway Season Honors

    8:52 pm 5/7/2017

    Outstanding revival at the 32nd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards went to the site-specific staging of 'Sweeney Todd' in a traditional pie shop, while acting honorees included Jennifer Ehle and Ben Platt. Read more

  8. Tonys: On the Town With 5 Weeks to Go

    6:31 pm 5/7/2017

    THR's awards columnist discusses the significance (or lack thereof) of pre-Tonys awards, the shows that have (and haven't) been able to overcome Tonys snubs at the box office, the view from backstage at the 'Birdman' theatre and more.Read more

  9. 'Angels in America': Theater Review

    6:12 am 5/5/2017

    Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane headline a return to the National Theatre for 'Angels in America,' Tony Kushner’s landmark opus set in New York at the height of the AIDS crisis. Read more

  10. 'The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui': Theater Review

    8:41 pm 5/4/2017

    British comedy veteran Lenny Henry stars in this topical revival of Bertolt Brecht’s classic political satire, 'The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui,' about a fascist demagogue and his alt-right followers.Read more

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