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  1. Fyvush Finkel, Star of Yiddish Theater and 'Picket Fences,' Dies at 93

    5:50 pm 8/14/2016

    He won an Emmy for his role on David E. Kelley's quirky 1990s series, and also appeared in 'Boston Public.' Read more

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  2. 'Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour': Theater Review

    6:00 am 8/11/2016

    'Billy Elliot' creator Lee Hall tackles a wilder kind of teen escapism in this riotous stage musical about a choir of foul-mouthed Catholic schoolgirls on the hunt for sex, booze and excitement. Read more

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  3. Holy Hogwarts! 'Harry Potter' Play and J.K. Rowling's 10 Days of Megadeals

    6:15 am 8/10/2016

    The success of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' has generated a 'Fantastic Beasts' sequel that will be penned by Rowling, as well as new TV and cable rights for all eight franchise films. Read more

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  4. 'Troilus and Cressida': Theater Review

    6:00 pm 8/9/2016

    In the summer's second Shakespeare in the Park production, the Public Theater tackles this rarely performed play set during the Trojan War, with a cast that includes Louis Cancelmi, Corey Stoll and John Glover. Read more

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  5. Expelliarmus! British Wand Shop Bans 'Harry Potter' Fans

    5:50 am 8/9/2016

    Shopkeeper and wand-maker Richard Carter says the wooden creations in his store are "spiritual tools" and that he can sense Harry Potter fans by their aura. Read more

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  6. 'Harry Potter' Fans Outraged as 'Cursed Child' Tickets Resold for More Than $1200

    3:41 am 8/8/2016

    A new batch of 250,000 tickets for the stage play sold out within hours, with many soon appearing on resale websites at inflated prices. Read more

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  7. Off Script: How Leona Lewis Plays the Isolated Grizabella in 'Cats' and Around NYC (Q&A)

    6:27 am 8/5/2016

    The British pop star tells THR of making her Broadway debut, encountering her first stage doors and dreaming of a 'Hamilton' role: "The audience is like going to a Jay Z concert."Read more

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  8. New York Theater Community Mourns James Houghton

    5:53 pm 8/3/2016

    Zachary Quinto, Edward Norton and Tony Kushner are among those paying tribute to the Signature Theatre founder who died Tuesday, a tireless champion of American playwrights for the past 25 years. Read more

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  9. Harvey Fierstein and Jennifer Hudson on 'Hairspray Live' and the Song That Almost Never Was

    3:54 pm 8/3/2016

    Hudson will sing "I Know Where I've Been," an anthem about discrimination that nearly got cut from the original Broadway musical.Read more

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  10. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Script Book Sells Over 2 Million Copies in 2 Days

    5:55 am 8/3/2016

    It is among the fastest-selling works in history and a remarkable number for a script to a play. Read more

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