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‘Macbeth’ Stars Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga on Persistence and Access to Theater During the Pandemic

Sam Gold wanted the show to go on and that meant — at least for one night during the previews of the director’s long-awaited Macbeth run — he would himself have to literally go on, book in hand. Ahead of the play’s April 14 preview, Gold stepped in for actor Michael Patrick Thornton in the […]

Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga in ‘Macbeth’: Theater Review

Sam Gold directs this unorthodox — and unfortunate — take on the Bard's classic, also featuring Asia Kate Dillon of 'Billions.'

Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga to Star in Barbara Broccoli-Produced ‘Macbeth’ on Broadway

Following his final outing as James Bond, Daniel Craig and producer Barbara Broccoli are reteaming for a Broadway production of Macbeth, with Passing star Ruth Negga set to star opposite Craig. Directed by Sam Gold, whose helming of Fun Home won the 2015 Tony Award for best direction of a musical, the show is slated […]

Steve Buscemi, Lola Kirke, Chris Messina Join ‘Three Sisters’ Ensemble

Tony Award winner Sam Gold will direct the new Chekhov adaptation by Clare Barron, with previously announced stars Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac.

Greta Gerwig, Oscar Isaac to Star Off-Broadway in ‘Three Sisters’

Sam Gold, who directed Isaac in the title role of 'Hamlet' and Gerwig in 'The Village Bike,' will stage the Chekhov production, part of the 2019-20 season at New York Theatre Workshop.

‘The Secret Life of Bees’: Theater Review

Two-time Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage, composer Duncan Sheik, lyricist Susan Birkenhead and director Sam Gold team on this musical based on Sue Monk Kidd's best-selling novel 'The Secret Life of Bees,' set in South Carolina during the Civil Rights struggle.

‘King Lear’ to End Broadway Run

The Broadway production of William Shakespeare’s 'King Lear' will end its run on Broadway on Sunday, June 9, a month earlier than scheduled.

Ruth Wilson on Tackling Shakespeare For the First Time in ‘King Lear’

The Tony Award nominee chats with THR about playing dual roles on Broadway in the classic tragedy and discovering her "origin story" through the life of her grandmother in 'Mrs. Wilson.'

‘King Lear’: Theater Review

Glenda Jackson returns to Broadway to tackle one of the greatest of classical theater roles in a gender-blind production of 'King Lear' that also features Ruth Wilson, Jayne Houdyshell, Elizabeth Marvel and Pedro Pascal.

Daniel Craig to Star in Reading of Caryl Churchill’s ‘A Number’

The one-night-only benefit is part of a slate of 40th-anniversary events at New York Theatre Workshop, where Craig appeared with David Oyelowo in a sold-out 2016 run of 'Othello.'

Principal Cast Set for Broadway-Bound ‘King Lear’ With Glenda Jackson (Exclusive)

Ruth Wilson, Elizabeth Marvel, Aisling O'Sullivan, Pedro Pascal and Tony winner Jayne Houdyshell are among those joining the Broadway-bound 'King Lear.'

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.