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  1. 'The Red Barn': Theater Review

    11:15 am 10/18/2016

    Mark Strong plays a New England lawyer dangerously drawn to the widow of his recently deceased friend in David Hare's Georges Simenon adaptation, 'The Red Barn,' also starring Hope Davis and Elizabeth Debicki. Read more

  2. '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

  3. 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

  4. '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

  5. '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

  6. '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

  7. '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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. '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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