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‘The Boys in the Band’: Film Review

Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto and Matt Bomer head the ensemble reprising their Broadway roles in this Netflix adaption of the landmark Mart Crowley play 'The Boys in the Band,' about pre-Stonewall gay…

‘Hollywood’: TV Review

With 'Hollywood,' creators Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, working with writer-director Janet Mock, bring Netflix a hopeful but frustratingly naive alt-historical look at 1940s Tinseltown.

Terrence McNally, Trailblazing Titan of American Theater, Dies of Coronavirus Complications at 81

Terrence McNally, the admired playwright and librettist who won received five Tony Awards while bringing his perspective of the world to such productions as 'Kiss of the Spider-Woman,' 'Master…

‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ Revival is Second New Broadway Production Felled by Coronavirus Shutdown

Following the announcement earlier on Friday that Martin McDonagh's 'Hangmen' had played its final Broadway performance while still in previews, a similar fate has met the eagerly anticipated revival…

From ‘Virginia Woolf’ to Bob Dylan: 7 Highly Anticipated Spring Broadway Shows

Among seven highly anticipated spring Broadway shows are a reimagined Sondheim classic, a Dylan alt-musical, new plays by Martin McDonagh and Tracy Letts, a stunning saga of American capitalism and a…

Rupert Everett Steps Into Broadway Revival of ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ (Exclusive)

The actor joins Laurie Metcalf, Russell Tovey and Patsy Ferran in the spring 2020 production, replacing Eddie Izzard, who departs due to scheduling conflicts.

Broadway’s ‘Hillary and Clinton’ to Close One Month Early

'Hillary and Clinton,' which stars Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, is the third Scott Rudin production of the 2018-19 season to move up its closing date following soft ticket sales.

‘Hillary and Clinton’: Theater Review

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow star as America's most famous contemporary political couple in crisis in 'Hillary and Clinton,' playwright Lucas Hnath's speculative tragicomedy set during the 2008…

Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard to Lead ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ on Broadway

Producer Scott Rudin on Saturday announced that Edward Albee's ageless 1962 masterwork 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' will be revived in a production to star Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard, Russell…

David Rooney: The Best New York Theater of 2018

The Hollywood Reporter's chief theater critic glances back over a year of theatrical highlights, on Broadway and off.

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow to Star on Broadway in ‘Hillary and Clinton’ (Exclusive)

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, both two-time Tony Award winners, will team up on Broadway to play the power couple who have been a prominent part of the American political landscape for the past…

All the Broadway Shows of the 2018-2019 Season

Gender-blind Shakespeare, a giant gorilla, Rupert Murdoch, Cher times 3 and a wealth of new plays to counter last season's shortage are on the slate.