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  1. 'Monty Python Live (Mostly)': Theater Review

    9:28 pm 7/1/2014

    The first of 10 farewell shows by the British comedy legends is an uneven mix of classic sketches, archival footage and songs in the key of "Spamalot."Read more

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  2. 'Great Britain': Theater Review

    9:40 pm 6/30/2014

    Rupert Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks and the phone-hacking scandal are skewered in this savage comedy about the toxic relationship between press, police and politicians, which was rehearsed in secret for legal reasons.Read more

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  3. Lindsay Lohan to Make Stage Debut in David Mamet's 'Speed-the-Plow'

    12:50 pm 6/26/2014

    The London revival will see the tabloid queen step into a role originally played on Broadway in 1988 by Madonna.Read more

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  4. 'Skylight': Theater Review

    10:53 pm 6/18/2014

    Stephen Daldry's London revival of David Hare's 1995 drama—about estranged lovers fighting it out over life choices—stars Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy.Read more

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  5. 'The Last Confession': Theater Review

    2:44 pm 6/17/2014

    English actor David Suchet, best known for his long-running TV role as Agatha Christie's detective Poirot, stars in a story of corruption at the Vatican.Read more

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  6. Jake Gyllenhaal to Make Broadway Debut in 'Constellations'

    9:00 am 6/12/2014

    The actor will reteam with playwright Nick Payne and director Michael Longhurst, with whom he collaborated on the American premiere of Payne's "If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet."Read more

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  7. ‘Wolf Hall/Bring Up the Bodies’: Theater Review

    4:16 pm 5/29/2014

    Hilary Mantel’s prize-winning historical novels are masterfully compressed into a bloodthirsty six-hour court soap opera by the Royal Shakespeare Company.Read more

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  8. Kevin Spacey's Old Vic Successor Named

    9:05 am 5/22/2014

    UPDATED: "Matilda" director Matthew Warchus will lead the London theater starting in the fall of 2015.Read more

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  9. National Theater to Roll Out Movie Adaptation of Stage Production 'London Road'

    7:22 am 5/9/2014

    The move builds on relationships forged between the British theater and U.K. exhibitors following the success of its National Theatre Live program.Read more

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  10. Hugh Jackman to Return to Broadway in 'The River'

    9:53 pm 5/8/2014

    The Tony-winning actor will star opposite Laura Donnelly and Cush Jumbo in Jez Butterworth's enigmatic drama about a solitary man caught between two women.Read more

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