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  1. 'The Encounter': Theater Review

    6:00 pm 9/29/2016

    Simon McBurney evokes a journey into the heart of the Amazonian jungle while also exploring more abstract realms of time and consciousness in his solo sonic odyssey, 'The Encounter.' Read more

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  2. Michael C. Hall Performs Haunting Rendition of David Bowie's "Lazarus" at Mercury Prize Ceremony

    7:20 am 9/16/2016

    The song was featured on Bowie's final, Mercury-nominated album, 'Blackstar,' as well as in the off-Broadway version of the musical 'Lazarus,' in which Hall starred in New York.Read more

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  3. 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom': Theater Review

    2:04 pm 9/14/2016

    Phylicia Rashad continues her superlative exploration of August Wilson's work, directing an outstanding cast in 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom,' a 1920s-set drama woven around themes of identity and ambition. Read more

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  4. 'The Entertainer': Theater Review

    7:57 am 8/31/2016

    Kenneth Branagh slips into Laurence Olivier's tap-dancing shoes to revive John Osborne's classic 1957 musical drama about the dying days of the British Empire.Read more

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  5. 'Groundhog Day': Theater Review

    8:47 pm 8/16/2016

    Director Matthew Warchus, composer Tim Minchin and the team behind 'Matilda' turn the much-loved Bill Murray screen comedy into a lavish stage musical. Read more

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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. '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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  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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