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  1. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Confirms Broadway Opening

    9:08 am 5/4/2017

    The two-part play continuing the J.K. Rowling saga, which recently won a record nine Olivier Awards in London, will open April 22 at the newly renovated Lyric Theatre. Read more

  2. Laurie Metcalf Pushes for 'Roseanne' Revival at Tony Awards Nominees Reception

    5:00 am 5/4/2017

    Condola Rashad recalled her unconventional stage debut, Chris Cooper shared a personal motivation and a 'Come From Away' nominee talked performing for Justin Trudeau. Read more

  3. 'The Ferryman': Theater Review

    3:41 am 5/4/2017

    Playwright Jez Butterworth ('Jerusalem') and director Sam Mendes team with actors Paddy Considine, Laura Donnelly and nearly two dozen others for 'The Ferryman,' an epic work set during the worst of the Troubles in Northern Ireland. Read more

  4. Mira Nair Brings Broadway-Bound 'Monsoon Wedding' into the Trump Era

    6:00 am 5/3/2017

    The director’s stage musical based on her bittersweet 2001 screen comedy has been a long time coming — but its new iteration, beginning previews May 5 at Berkeley Rep, feels right at home in 2017.Read more

  5. Corey Cott Talks Paying Tribute to Veterans in Broadway's 'Bandstand' Musical

    4:46 pm 5/2/2017

    The actor stars in Andy Blankenbuehler's show as a WWII veteran who starts a swing band with Laura Osnes, a military wife.Read more

  6. Tony Nominations: No Juicy Roles for Actors Over a Certain Age? Try Broadway

    11:18 am 5/2/2017

    The common gripe that screen work gets thinner as actors — women especially — hit middle-age doesn't appear to apply to theater, if this year's nominated performers in their 60s and 70s are any indication. Read more

  7. Tonys: 'Hello, Dolly!' Is a Shoo-in, But Other Key Battles Will Be Fierce

    6:01 am 5/2/2017

    As expected, there was no massive sweep on the order of last year's behemoth, 'Hamilton,' which means the 2017 Tony Awards is shaping up to be a suspenseful night in many categories. Read more

  8. Tonys: 'The Encounter' Sound Designers Tapped for Special Honor

    7:32 pm 5/1/2017

    At the last ceremony before the return of the two sound design awards next year, Gareth Fry and Pete Malkin will receive special recognition for their work on the play.Read more

  9. Michael Moore Unveils Trump-Skewering Broadway Play

    8:32 am 5/1/2017

    "I’m not just gonna stand there for 90 minutes and say, 'Donald Trump is horrible!' This is a very refined piece of satire," he said of 'The Terms of My Surrender.'Read more

  10. Tony Awards Math: Predicting the Nominees

    5:00 am 5/1/2017

    Crunching the numbers, the musical 'Come From Away' and the drama 'Sweat' are the likeliest nominees in their respective categories.Read more

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