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  1. Leslye Headland to Premiere New Comedy 'Layover'

    9:07 am 12/1/2015

    The latest play from the writer-director of 'Bachelorette' and 'Sleeping With Other People' will be produced off-Broadway next summer by Second Stage Theatre.Read more

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  2. Jerry Seinfeld Sets Monthly Residency at NYC's Beacon Theatre

    7:39 am 12/1/2015

    The comedian will perform once a month through 2016.Read more

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  3. 'Star Wars': J.J. Abrams Wrote Cantina Band Music With 'Hamilton' Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda

    6:12 am 12/1/2015

    It just so happened that film composer John Williams had told Abrams that he'd prefer not to handle the tunes for the new film's nostalgic scene.Read more

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  4. 'New York Animals': Theater Review

    8:36 am 11/30/2015

    Legendary composer Burt Bacharach contributes new songs to this world-premiere play by Steven Sater of 'Spring Awakening' fame. Read more

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  5. 'The Wiz': Why NBC's Live Version Introduces "Empowered" Female Characters

    7:14 am 11/30/2015

    Game-changing backstories are revealed for Shanice Williams and Queen Latifah's characters. Says director Kenny Leon: "Men are not speaking for them, and that’s the way it should be anyway."Read more

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  6. Luc Bondy, Swiss Opera, Theater Director, Dies at 67

    9:38 am 11/29/2015

    Paris' Odeon Theatre, where he last worked, said he died of pneumonia.Read more

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  7. A Playwright Hits the Big Time: Stephen Karam on His White-Hot Career

    6:00 am 11/27/2015

    The author of 'The Humans' discusses the acclaimed play's upcoming Broadway transfer and his two film projects premiering next year: "I'm not exaggerating when I say this feels like a bit of a fairy tale."Read more

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  8. Robin Tunney, Julia Garner Set NY Stage Bows in 'Smokefall'

    10:57 am 11/25/2015

    They join previously announced lead Zachary Quinto in Noah Haidle's play, to be directed by Anne Kauffman for off-Broadway's MCC Theater.Read more

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  9. ‘Evening at the Talk House’: Theater Review

    9:55 am 11/25/2015

    Premiering at the National, Wallace Shawn’s first new play in seven years is a dark political farce set in the gossipy backstage world of theaterland.Read more

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  10. 'The Humans' Sets January Broadway Move

    12:41 pm 11/24/2015

    Scott Rudin and Barry Diller are teaming to present the transfer of the Roundabout Theatre Company hit by Stephen Karam, with its original six-person cast intact.Read more

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