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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:00:14 GMTJake Gyllenhaal, far left, and Annaleigh Ashford, far right, in “Sunday in the Park With George,” at the Hudson Theater.Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford star in the marvelous revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s musical, at the newly restored Hudson Theater.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:55:54 GMTFormer President Barack Obama and his eldest daughter, Malia, after watching a revival of Arthur Miller’s “The Price” in New York on Friday night.The former president, who has kept a low profile since leaving office in January, visited New York to see “The Price” with his elder daughter, Malia.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:24:12 GMTOscar Isaac will play the title role in “Hamlet” at the The director Sam Gold’s production of the Shakespeare tragedy, which has had a rocky road to fruition, will open in June.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:00:02 GMTFrom left, Maria Dizzia, Tasha Lawrence, Jeremy Shamos, Kate Walsh and Gary Wilmes in “If I Forget,” at the Laura Pels Theater.Steven Levenson’s comedy-drama explores multiple and contradictory dimensions of self-perception through its portrait of a family, the Fischers.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:49:23 GMTMaura Tierney and Scott Shepherd in “The Town Hall Affair.”Previews, openings and some last-chance picks.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:00:14 GMTBrandon Flynn, seated center, in “Kid Victory,” a musical by Greg Pierce and John Kander at the Vineyard Theater.This dark musical by Greg Pierce and John Kander examines the ordeals of a teenager trying to recover from a drugged captivity.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:00:17 GMTLakisha Michelle May and Chris Perfetti in “Everybody.”Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’s take on a stark 15th-century morality play includes characters like Stuff, Death and Love.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:41:47 GMTDanai Gurira and André Holland in a theater at New York University, where they met in the Tisch Graduate Acting Program.André Holland first saw Danai Gurira at New York University, performing a monologue she wrote. Since then, they have acted and written together.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:34:55 GMTThe Simet Troupe opening the Ringling Brothers show “Out of This World” in New York.Yes, the three-ring circus can seem like a relic. But something irreplaceable will be lost when this tent is closed for good.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:06:35 GMTErik Lochtefeld, left, and Aya Cash in “The Light Years,” at Playwrights Horizons.The Debate Society presents a world premiere based on events at the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:00:02 GMTThe actor André Holland heading to the Samuel J. Friedman Theater in Manhattan, where he is starring in August Wilson’s play “Jitney.”When he isn’t performing in “Jitney,” Mr. Holland catches up with friends, family and scripts in need of a read. Then he usually falls asleep in his favorite place.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:31:26 GMTIain Armitage as Ziggy Chapman in HBO’s adaptation of Big Little Lies.Meet Iain Armitage, who rose to fame with a YouTube channel where he offers reviews of “Othello” and “Cats.”
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:00:27 GMTTaylor Mac in “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music” at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn.Mr. Mac’s marathon “24-Decade History of Popular Music” was praised as “a vast, immersive, subversive, audacious and outrageous experience.”
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:00:01 GMTJosé Joaquín Pérez, foreground, and Gardiner Comfort in the play “Fish Men.”A drama by Cándido Tirado set in Washington Square Park has characters talking genocide and justice while the speed-chess clock ticks.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:49:32 GMTRegina Gibson and Jon Berry in the revival of “Leah, the Forsaken” at the Metropolitan Playhouse.In 1700s Austria, a man loves a traveler who can’t stay in his village because she is Jewish. This play’s parallels with current concerns ring clear.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:12:11 GMTZadie Smith and Patrick Stewart, two of the people who signed the letter.The letter, written by PEN America, reads in part: “Vibrant, open intercultural dialogue is indispensable in the fight against terror and oppression.”
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:59:29 GMTHillary Clinton chatting backstage with Glenn Close, star of “Sunset Boulevard.”For Broadway audiences, she’s become a familiar sight — and another reason to applaud.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 03:00:02 GMTMarin Ireland in “On the Exhale” at the Roundabout’s Black Box Theater.Martín Zimmerman’s play, starring Marin Ireland, approaches the subject of American gun violence from a startlingly original perspective.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 05:25:33 GMTDavid Robertson and the St. Louis Symphony performed at Carnegie Hall in New York in 2011. The symphony has urged its board members to call their elected representatives about potential budget cuts under the Trump administration.Across the country, orchestras, theaters and operas reacted with alarm that public funding for the arts could be cut under President Trump.