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‘Swan Song’: Film Review | SXSW 2021

Udo Kier plays a flamboyant small-town Ohio hairdresser who escapes his nursing home to style his estranged former client for her funeral in Todd Stephens' tender comedy.

‘Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy’: Film Review

Rauzar Alexander's doc 'Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy' is a reverential tribute to the only remaining original faculty member of the Juilliard Drama Division, whose students have included Viola Davis, Adam Driver and Patti LuPone.

‘Grand Horizons’: Theater Review

Jane Alexander, James Cromwell, Ben McKenzie and Michael Urie appear in 'Grand Horizons,' the new comedy by 'Small Mouth Sounds' playwright Bess Wohl about a couple getting divorced after 50 years of marriage.

‘A Bright Room Called Day’: Theater Review

Oskar Eustis directs the first major NYC revival of 'A Bright Room Called Day,' the 1985 debut from Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Angels in America' author Tony Kushner, in a revised version featuring a stand-in for the playwright commenting on the action.

Michael Urie, Becki Newton to Star in Michael Patrick King CBS Comedy

CBS is reteaming with 2 Broke Girls creator Michael Patrick King for a new comedy. The network has handed out a sizable pilot-production commitment to multicamera comedy Fun, starring Ugly Betty grads Michael Urie and Becki Newton. Fun is a lifelong love story between a brother and a sister, who always encourage each other to […]

Sundance: Fox Searchlight Picks Up Short Film ‘Lavender’

Fox Searchlight has acquired writer-director Matthew Puccini’s short film 'Lavender,' which is screening at the Sundance Film Festival as part of the fest’s shorts program.

Harvey Fierstein’s ‘Torch Song’ to End Broadway Run Seven Weeks Early

The 2018 revival of Harvey Fierstein's landmark play 'Torch Song' will end its Broadway run on Jan. 6 at New York's Hayes Theater, seven weeks earlier than planned, the production announced Tuesday.

‘Torch Song’: Theater Review

Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl head the cast of 'Torch Song,' Harvey Fierstein's landmark serio-comedy that gave a voice to gay men searching for love, respect and family in the pre-equality era.

Playwright Harvey Fierstein and Lead Actor Michael Urie on the Legacy of ‘Torch Song’

On the eve of the Broadway revival's opening, the collaborators share their thoughts on how the play connects with audiences today and reflects the LGBTQ community's history.

‘KPOP’ Rules at Off-Broadway’s Lortel Awards

The immersive musical about a fictional Korean pop factory scored nine nominations, while Carrie Coon, Michael Urie, Cristin Milioti and Paul Sparks are among those in the running for acting honors.

Mercedes Ruehl Joins ‘Torch Song Trilogy’ Revival

The Oscar and Tony winner will appear opposite Michael Urie in the off-Broadway staging of Harvey Fierstein's landmark play about a drag performer's search for love.

Harvey Fierstein ‘Torch Song’ Revival to Star Michael Urie

Moises Kaufman will direct the off-Broadway staging of the Tony-winning play, which begins performances in September.