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  1. Jesse Eisenberg Will Take 'The Spoils' to London

    8:44 am 4/6/2016

    The actor-playwright, currently seen onscreen in 'Batman v. Superman,' will co-star with Kunal Nayyar of 'The Big Bang Theory' in the comedy's West End debut. Read more

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  2. 'Sunset Boulevard': Theater Review

    8:30 pm 4/4/2016

    Glenn Close makes her belated West End stage debut, reprising her 1995 Tony-winning role in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Hollywood noir musical based on the Billy Wilder film. Read more

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  3. 'The Sessions': Theater Review

    1:05 pm 4/4/2016

    This lightly dramatized new Beatles musical features 60 songs, 45 performers and a high-tech stage set that includes a full-scale replica of Abbey Road recording studio. Read more

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  4. 'The Effect': Theater Review

    5:00 pm 3/20/2016

    Directed by David Cromer, this U.S. premiere by 'Enron' playwright Lucy Prebble follows two volunteers in a clinical antidepressant drug trial who fall in love. Read more

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  5. 'The Painkiller': Theater Review

    11:24 pm 3/17/2016

    Kenneth Branagh returns to the West End stage in director Sean Foley's adaptation of a 1969 French farce by Francis Veber, also starring Rob Brydon.Read more

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  6. 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Musical Confirmed for Spring 2017 on Broadway

    8:00 am 3/17/2016

    As expected, three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien will step in to stage the revamped production, following the exit of original director Sam Mendes.Read more

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  7. 'The Maids': Theater Review

    1:52 pm 2/29/2016

    Uzo Aduba ('Orange Is the New Black') and Zawe Ashton throw shade at one another, playing the help of mistress Laura Carmichael ('Downton Abbey') in Jean Genet's drama.Read more

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  8. 'The End of Longing': Theater Review

    2:00 pm 2/12/2016

    Matthew Perry wrote and stars in this comedy-drama, world-premiering in London's West End, about four people struggling with love and addiction.Read more

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  9. 'Strictly Ballroom the Musical' Waltzing Into UK for Christmas

    8:14 am 2/12/2016

    Baz Luhrmann's musical adaptation of the 1992 cult film will make its UK debut with a new director and adapted book.Read more

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  10. 'View From the Bridge' to 'Brothers Grimsby': Mark Strong's Two-Year Genre Swap

    5:30 am 2/4/2016

    The character actor has been doing double duty, shifting between a comic turn by day in the Sacha Baron Cohen film and an intensely dramatic lead role every night in the Arthur Miller play, now on Broadway.Read more

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