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  1. Tupac Shakur Musical 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Sets Broadway Plans

    9:18 am 1/8/2014

    The new show, inspired by the late rap superstar's music and lyrics, will open June 19 at the Palace Theatre.Read more

  2. Broadway for Straight Men? Yankees Help Promote 'Bronx Bombers'

    6:00 am 1/8/2014

    The new show, which chronicles greats like Yogi Berra, Babe Ruth and Reggie Jackson, is courting the non-theatergoing male with a push from the team and Major League Baseball.Read more

  3. 'The Glass Menagerie' Recoups on Broadway

    2:23 pm 1/7/2014

    The critically lauded Tennessee Williams revival starring Cherry Jones and Zachary Quinto joins a small club of profitable plays from the fall season.Read more

  4. 'Betrayal' Concludes Smash Broadway Run

    1:38 pm 1/6/2014

    Mike Nichols' staging of the 1978 Harold Pinter play, starring Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz and Rafe Spall, grossed a stellar $17.5 million in just 14 weeks.Read more

  5. Hollywood on Broadway: Who Clicked and Who Didn't in 2013

    4:04 pm 12/31/2013

    New York theater attracted its share of stars from film and television in the past year -- including Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, Bette Midler and Billy Crystal -- but while many marquee names scored big, others underwhelmed.Read more

  6. Russian Staging of Oscar Wilde Play Probed by Police After Blasphemy Allegations

    1:44 am 12/24/2013

    Local Orthodox church figures say a production of "An Ideal Husband" is profane. Read more

  7. Hugh Jackman Does 'Houdini' Escape Act

    4:48 pm 12/23/2013

    The star is bowing out of the developing Broadway musical, following writer Aaron Sorkin's exit earlier this year as the project's second high-profile defection.Read more

  8. J.K. Rowling Developing 'Harry Potter' Prequel Stage Play for U.K. Theater

    8:36 am 12/20/2013

    The novelist will not pen the script herself but will serve as co-producer alongside vets Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender.Read more

  9. London's Apollo Theatre Cancels Shows After Roof Collapse

    2:40 am 12/20/2013

    Investigators are carefully exploring the venue to determine why part of the ceiling collapsed, injuring more than 75 people during a Dec. 20 performance of the hit play "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time."Read more

  10. Stephen Ward: Theater Review

    7:20 pm 12/19/2013

    Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest West End musical turns a notorious true story from early 1960s London into a lively but timid polemic against political and sexual hypocrisy. Read more

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