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How Deaf Broadway’s ‘Into the Woods’ Offers a Clear Vision for Accessible Musical Theater

As Deaf Broadway’s creative team made the pivot from virtual performances to their inaugural live stage event for this fall, there were several production changes they had to consider. Among…

Christine Baranski Shares Story Behind Bathrobe-Clad Sondheim Tribute With Meryl Streep

Christine Baranski opened up about her hesitations about performing with Meryl Streep and Audra McDonald during the 'Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration' when she visited 'The…

Rosalind Elias, Mezzo-Soprano Who Made Broadway Debut at 81, Dies at 90

The American mezzo-soprano created roles in a pair of Samuel Barber world premieres and performed numerous times at the Met over four decades.

Sondheim 90th-Birthday Tribute Filled With Stars, Technical Difficulties

Josh Groban, Nathan Lane and Jake Gyllenhaal honored composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim on Sunday with an online 90th-birthday concert that was stuffed with his songs, but delayed by technical…

Meryl Streep, Audra McDonald, Christine Baranski Sing in Bathrobes, Guzzle Drinks During Sondheim Tribute

Meryl Streep, Audra McDonald and Christine Baranski donned bathrobes and guzzled drinks for their performance of "The Ladies Who Lunch" during a special tribute to Stephen Sondheim that aired online…

Watch Live: Meryl Streep, Patti LuPone and More Stars Pay Tribute to Stephen Sondheim

Hollywood stars and Broadway veterans are teaming Sunday to celebrate the 90th birthday of the legendary composer Stephen Sondheim. In a special virtual concert, titled 'Take Me to the World: A…

How I’m Living Now: Patti LuPone, ‘Company’ Star

At home with her family in Connecticut, 'Hollywood' star Patti LuPone opens up about Broadway's future, nature's impact and her famous basement tours: "I'm an entertainer, that's what I am."

Critic’s Notebook: Rosie O’Donnell’s Epic Love Affair With Broadway

A dizzying lineup of stage stars checked in from their kitchens, basements, living rooms and even one bathtub in an online benefit for The Actors Fund that stressed the importance of community during…

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…

‘West Side Story’: Theater Review

Director Ivo van Hove and choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker reshape the classic tale of street-gang rivalry for a new generation with this boldly contemporary Broadway revival of 'West Side…

Dominic Cooke Sets Movie Adaptation of Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Follies’

Dominic Cooke is set to do a movie version of Stephen Sondheim and Jame Goldman's 'Follies' after Heyday Films and BBC Films secured the film rights to the dark musical.

Patti LuPone, Katrina Lenk to Headline Gender-Tweaked ‘Company’ on Broadway

Following its run in London's West End, Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's musical comedy 'Company' is set for a gender-tweaked Broadway engagement starring Patti LuPone and Katrina Lenk.