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  1. 'Woyzeck': Theater Review

    10:43 am 5/24/2017

    Returning to the London stage for the first time since 'Star Wars' amplified his fame, John Boyega is the tortured soldier on a downward spiral in Georg Buchner’s working-class tragedy 'Woyzeck,' reframed in Cold War Berlin.Read more

  2. 'Star Wars' Breakout John Boyega Reconnects With His Stage Roots as 'Woyzeck'

    6:00 am 5/15/2017

    The actor takes time out from a soaring film career for his first theater lead, in a Cold War revamp of Buchner's classic working-class tragedy about a dehumanized soldier. Read more

  3. 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

  4. '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

  5. '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

  6. '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

  7. '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

  8. Cate Blanchett to Star on London Stage in 'All About Eve'

    9:48 am 4/28/2017

    The two-time Academy Award winner will play acid-tongued diva Margo Channing, the role made famous by Bette Davis in Joseph L. Mankiewicz's classic 1950 backstage drama. Read more

  9. 'Obsession': Theater Review

    7:55 pm 4/25/2017

    Jude Law stars in Ivo van Hove's sexually charged melodrama 'Obsession,' an adaptation of Luchino Visconti's 1943 film based on the classic noir thriller 'The Postman Always Rings Twice.'Read more

  10. Tonys: Sound Design Awards Will Return Next Year

    2:40 pm 4/24/2017

    The decision to bring back the awards that were created in 2008 and then eliminated in 2014 is the result of an 18-month review by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.Read more

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