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  1. No Man's Land/Waiting for Godot: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 11/24/2013

    Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart put aside the differences of their "X-Men" nemeses to play companions in existential limbo in these works by Harold Pinter and Samuel Beckett.Read more

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  2. Strangers on a Train: Theater Review

    3:45 am 11/20/2013

    Closer to Patricia Highsmith’s novel than Alfred Hitchcock’s film, this stage adaptation stars Jack Huston as a dangerous drunk with a murderous proposition for Laurence Fox.Read more

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  3. 'Shakespeare in Love' Sets London Stage Premiere

    7:42 am 11/13/2013

    Opening in summer 2014, the play was adapted by Lee Hall ("Billy Elliot") from Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard's screenplay for the 1998 Oscar-winning Gwyneth Paltrow movie.Read more

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  4. Twelfth Night/Richard III: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 11/10/2013

    Mark Rylance cements his place among the greatest living stage actors in this ridiculously entertaining double from Shakespeare's Globe, which hits Broadway after slaying London.Read more

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  5. The Winslow Boy: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 10/17/2013

    Roger Rees, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Alessandro Nivola head the cast of Lindsay Posner's Broadway revival of the 1946 Terence Rattigan drama.Read more

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  6. Rufus Norris to Lead U.K.'s National Theater

    5:07 am 10/15/2013

    The actor-turned-director will take up the position, regarded as the biggest job in British theater, from Nicholas Hytner in 2015.Read more

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  7. 'Doctor Who's' Matt Smith to Star in 'American Psycho' Musical

    5:38 am 10/7/2013

    The actor best known for the iconic British sci-fi series will play Patrick Bateman in the show based on Bret Easton Ellis' novel.Read more

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  8. Will 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Follow 'Matilda' to Broadway?

    1:28 pm 6/26/2013

    The Roald Dahl musical adaptation opened in London's West End this week in a big-budget Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures production, elaborately staged by Sam Mendes.Read more

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  9. Spice Girls Musical 'Viva Forever' in London to Close After Six Months

    8:58 am 5/2/2013

    The early end of the show's run comes amid weak ticket sales following negative reviews.Read more

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  10. Olivier Awards: 'Curious Incident of the Dog' Ties Record With Seven Wins

    2:08 pm 4/28/2013

    The production won seven British Tony awards, including for best new play, equaling the number of honors earned last year by "Matilda."Read more

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