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  1. '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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. '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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Helen Mirren Named Best Actress at Olivier Awards

    12:42 pm 4/28/2013

    "The Audience" star joked that it was the queen who deserved an award, "for the most consistent and committed performance of the 20th century, and probably the 21st century."Read more

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  10. The Audience: Theater Review

    4:01 pm 3/5/2013

    Helen Mirren revisits her Oscar-winning role in this new play by Peter Morgan, which eavesdrops on Queen Elizabeth II's weekly tete-a-tetes with her prime ministers.Read more

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