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  1. 'Dreamgirls': Theater Review

    3:00 pm 12/14/2016

    'Glee' discovery Amber Riley raises the roof as Effie White, the backup singer with dreams, as director Casey Nicholaw brings the legendary Broadway musical 'Dreamgirls' to London for the first time. Read more

  2. 'Hedda Gabler': Theater Review

    4:41 am 12/14/2016

    Ruth Wilson plays Hedda Gabler, the ultimate bored housewife in this production at the National Theatre in London, directed by Ivo van Hove, who created the recent Tony-winning revival of 'A View From the Bridge.'Read more

  3. 'Fleabag': Theater Review

    10:03 am 12/9/2016

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge revives 'Fleabag,' her award-winning fringe-theater hit about a sexually rapacious young London woman, which became a highly acclaimed TV series for the BBC and Amazon.Read more

  4. Grammys: Sara Bareilles, Steve Martin Score Nominations for Broadway Musicals

    7:33 am 12/6/2016

    Also among the best musical theater album nominees are the London production of Cyndi Lauper's 'Kinky Boots' and the Broadway revival of 'The Color Purple' with Cynthia Erivo, Danielle Brooks and Jennifer Hudson.Read more

  5. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Advances Broadway Plans

    3:14 pm 12/1/2016

    Producers of the two-part play, a smash hit on London's West End, are in negotiations to open a New York production in spring 2018 in the refurbished Lyric Theatre. Read more

  6. J.J. Abrams to Make Broadway Producing Debut on 'The Play That Goes Wrong'

    10:00 am 11/14/2016

    The Hollywood multihyphenate will join veteran stage producer Kevin McCollum and others to bring Mischief Theatre's London hit to New York next spring. Read more

  7. 'Lazarus': Theater Review

    2:00 pm 11/8/2016

    David Bowie’s alt-musical collaboration with Ivo van Hove and Enda Walsh, 'Lazarus,' which premiered off-Broadway late last year, moves into a bigger space for its London transfer. Read more

  8. 'King Lear': Theater Review

    12:07 pm 11/5/2016

    Two-time Oscar winner Glenda Jackson returns to the stage after a quarter-century in Shakespeare's most demanding role, 'King Lear,' at an age when the monarch wouldn’t be the only one thinking of putting his feet up. Read more

  9. David Tennant to Return to London Stage in 'Don Juan in Soho'

    9:59 am 11/2/2016

    The former 'Doctor Who' star will take the lead next spring in writer-director Patrick Marber's contemporary update of the Moliere tragicomedy about a serial seducer. Read more

  10. 'The Kid Stays in the Picture' Stage Adaptation to Debut at Royal Court Theater

    6:38 am 11/1/2016

    'The Encounter' creator and star Simon McBurney will direct the new play, centering on the meteoric rise, fall and rise of legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans.Read more

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