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  1. 'Harry Potter' Play Plot, Poster Revealed

    1:56 am 10/23/2015

    'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,' due to hit London's West End next year, is set 19 years after the last film in the series.Read more

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  2. 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Musical Holding Open Auditions for Oompa Loompas

    6:42 pm 10/5/2015

    This is the first time that the theatrical production is holding an open casting call.Read more

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  3. 'American Psycho' Musical Finds Broadway Home

    1:38 pm 9/30/2015

    Benjamin Walker will star as serial killer Patrick Bateman in this adaptation by playwright Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and composer Duncan Sheik, which starts previews on March 24 at the Schoenfeld.Read more

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  4. 'Farinelli and the King': Theater Review

    9:03 am 9/30/2015

    Mark Rylance stars as a monarch whose madness can only be tempered by the angelic voice of the world's most famous castrato in this West End transfer from Shakespeare's Globe.Read more

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  5. Annenberg Center for Performing Arts' New British Artistic Director Talks L.A. Move (Q&A)

    10:20 am 9/25/2015

    Paul Crewes is set to take the creative reins at Beverly Hills' two-year-old facility. Read more

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  6. ‘Hangman': Theater Review

    9:40 am 9/25/2015

    This first new play in five years from Martin McDonagh ('The Cripple of Inishmaan') is a cruel black farce starring David Morrissey as Britain's second-best executioner.Read more

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  7. ‘Nell Gwynn': Theater Review

    4:26 am 9/25/2015

    Gugu Mbatha-Raw returns to the London stage after her film successes to play the original tart with heart, the orange-seller-turned-royal mistress, at the Globe.Read more

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  8. Glenn Close, Husband David Shaw Quietly Divorce

    12:26 pm 9/24/2015

    The decision to split, after nine years of marriage, was mutual and amicable, says a rep for the actress.Read more

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  9. Glenn Close to Reprise Starring Role in 'Sunset Boulevard' on West End

    11:58 am 9/22/2015

    The actress will return to the London stage as Norma Desmond, the same role for which she won her third Tony Award in 1995.Read more

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  10. 'Photograph 51': Theater Review

    3:31 pm 9/14/2015

    Nicole Kidman returns to the West End to play scientist and feminist icon Rosalind Franklin, long denied full credit for her groundbreaking work on DNA.Read more

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