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  1. '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

  2. '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

  3. '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

  4. '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

  5. '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

  6. '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

  7. '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

  8. '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

  9. '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

  10. 'Escaped Alone': Theater Review

    7:18 am 1/29/2016

    Veteran British dramatist Caryl Churchill mixes domestic comedy with dystopian horror in her latest London premiere.Read more

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