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Stephen Sondheim Told Trey Parker He Voted for ‘Team America’ for Best Picture

From one popular musical creator to another, Stephen Sondheim thought Book of Mormon director Trey Parker’s Team America: World Police was the best film of its year. The late Broadway legend shared his Oscars vote for the 2004 action-comedy written and directed by the South Park co-creator in a personal letter to Parker that was published […]

Trey Parker and Matt Stone Welcome Fans Back to Broadway at ‘Book of Mormon’ Free Performance

Trey Parker and Matt Stone made a surprise appearance ahead of Thursday night’s free fan performance of The Book of Mormon at New York’s Eugene O’Neill Theatre, just a day ahead of the show’s Broadway reopening. The South Park creators were joined in a box suite by Robert Lopez, who co-wrote the show’s book, music […]

‘The Book of Mormon’ Sets Broadway Return in November

The Book of Mormon is scheduled to return to Broadway this year. The irreverent musical comedy from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q composer Robert Lopez, will land at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre in New York Nov. 5. The production is choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, and co-directed by Nicholaw and […]

Andrew Rannells on His Rise to Fame: “It Did Take a Little Longer Than I Expected It To”

Andrew Rannells, star of 'The Book of Mormon,' 'Black Monday' and 'Girls,' talked his slow and rocky rise to fame, the importance of making lasting connections and more with the winners of the 2019 YoungArts Los Angeles program.

Pamela Geller: Hollywood Is “In the Pocket” of Jihadists (Q&A)

The organizer of a deadly "Draw Muhammad" contest also challenges Bill O'Reilly to debate his coverage of the controversial event. "I expect he knows he would be shown up," she says.

Broadway Celebrates a Record New Year

Defying holiday tradition, box office for the week ending Jan. 4 outstripped that of Christmas, notching all-time-high grosses of just under $42.8 million and boosting the calendar year by 13 percent

Andrew Rannells Is Broadway’s Next Hedwig

A Tony nominee for "The Book of Mormon" and a regular on HBO's "Girls," Rannells will step into the title role on Aug. 20, when Neil Patrick Harris wraps his award-winning run.

‘South Park’ Producer to Receive AFI’s Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal

Anne Garefino will be presented with the honor at the AFI Life Achievement Award tribute to Jane Fonda.

Critic’s Notebook: Top Five Parodies in ‘Forbidden Broadway’

A New York theater institution since 1982, the annual roast skewers everyone from Idina Menzel and Neil Patrick Harris to Mandy Patinkin and Carrie Underwood.

Olivier Awards: ‘Chimerica,’ ‘Book of Mormon’ Among Winners

"Ghosts" took prizes for best revival, best actress, for Lesley Manville, and best supporting actor, for Jack Lowden.