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  1. 'Wild': Theater Review

    10:15 am 6/21/2016

    Edward Snowden inspired this timely British drama from Mike Bartlett ('King Charles III') about secrecy and surveillance, which combines absurdist comedy with dazzling special effects. Read more

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  2. Alfred Molina, Jane Kaczmarek to Take 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' (Exclusive)

    1:03 pm 6/17/2016

    The actors will star as James and Mary Tyrone in a revival of Eugene O'Neill's semi-autobiographical drama, beginning performances Jan. 31 at the Geffen Playhouse. Read more

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  3. 'Richard III': Theater Review

    3:30 am 6/17/2016

    Ralph Fiennes gets the hump as Shakespeare's nastiest villain, with support from Vanessa Redgrave as a queen driven mad by grief in this latest production from director Rupert Goold. Read more

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  4. Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He Won't Watch 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Play

    6:28 am 6/15/2016

    Set 19 years after the epilogue of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,' the two-part play officially opens in London on July 30 and runs through May 2017.Read more

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  5. 'The Go-Between': Theater Review

    10:04 am 6/10/2016

    London stage doyen Michael Crawford returns to the West End with a nearly sung-through musical adaptation of L. P. Hartley's classic novel.Read more

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  6. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Scraps Real Owls

    2:16 am 6/10/2016

    PETA applauds the decision, made after a bird escaped into the auditorium during the first performance.Read more

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  7. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Shares First Image of Hogwarts

    3:07 pm 6/7/2016

    The official Twitter account for the play sent out an image of the actors onstage at the iconic magicial school.Read more

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  8. Critic's Notebook: Peter Shaffer, Master of Duality

    4:05 pm 6/6/2016

    The playwright was a classicist who distanced himself from the angry young men of his generation in elegantly structured dramas such as 'Amadeus' and 'Equus.'Read more

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  9. 'Groundhog Day' Musical Loses Producer Scott Rudin

    12:20 pm 6/6/2016

    "The more it evolved, the more it felt that there was no way for me to do what I like to do," said Rudin. "It's a great show, and I'm sure it will be a big hit."Read more

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  10. 'Equus' and 'Amadeus' Playwright Peter Shaffer Dies at 90

    10:01 am 6/6/2016

    For much of his long career, Shaffer achieved the often-elusive goal of combining commercial and critical success.Read more

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