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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:40:24 GMTThe actress Tonya Pinkins in 2015.The actress finds herself the subject of taunts. She knows the culprit.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:06:54 GMTEric T. Miller, left, and RJ Brown in “Mope,” at the Ensemble Studio Theater.Paul Cameron’s Hardy’s new play at the Ensemble Studio Theater focuses on two actors, one a success in pornography, the other just a journeyman player.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:06:35 GMTRichard Roxburgh and Cate Blanchett in “The Present,” at The Barrymore Theater.The work, an adaptation of Chekhov’s first play written by Ms. Blanchett’s husband, Andrew Upton, last week grossed just over $1 million.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:39:21 GMTJames Monroe Iglehart, who won a Tony Award for his performance as the Genie in “Aladdin,” will join the cast of “Hamilton” in mid-April.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:14:41 GMTPuppeteers act out a relationship between two lonely souls while exploring American consumerism and human rights abuses in “Made in China.”This enchanting, unclassifiable show swings freely between political commentary and surrealistic comedy.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:54:56 GMTFrom left, Julia Sirna-Frest, Leah Karpel and Jorge Cordova in “[Porto].”This Kate Benson play is set in a Brooklyn spot that promises company and conversation, especially for a lonely woman who wants to attract a man.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:49:59 GMTLisa Kron, who won the award for most promising musical theater librettist.Daniel Zaitchik also won the award, which comes with $100,000.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:00:14 GMTMarie Mullen, left, and Aisling O’Sullivan in “The Beauty Queen of Leenane.”A revival of Martin McDonagh’s play features Marie Mullen as the mother, Mag; almost 20 years ago she played Maureen, Mag’s daughter.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:20:25 GMTFrom left, Daniel Reichard, John Lloyd Young, Christian Hoff and J. Robert Spencer in the musical “Jersey Boys” in 2005.About three out of four Broadway shows lose money. But not “Jersey Boys.” Here’s how a group of unlikely investors helped make the show a global hit.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:00:14 GMTHarriet Walter, left, and Leah Harvey in “The Tempest,” at St. Ann’s Warehouse. Set in a women’s prison, this production is the third and last installment of the director Phyllida Lloyd’s series of Shakespeare plays for Donmar Warehouse.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:18:58 GMTForeground, from left, Christian Conn, Adam LeFevre and Carson Elrod in “The Liar” at the Classic Stage Company.The playwright David Ives delivers an adaptation of the Pierre Corneille comedy.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:51:43 GMTThe Russian artist Pyotr Pavlensky and his partner, Oksana Shalygina, in Paris. The couple deny the sexual assault allegations by an actress at an avant-garde theater, saying that an encounter was consensual and that the case is politically motivated.The authorities in Russia questioned the performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky and his partner after an actress accused them of sexual assault.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:40:43 GMTDick Gautier as the vain Conrad Birdie in the 1960 Broadway musical “Bye Bye Birdie.”The comic actor, who was also known for his role as a robot on the TV show “Get Smart,” was 85.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:04:16 GMTActors at the State Jewish Theater in Bucharest, Romania, after a performance this month. The theater stages mostly Yiddish plays in a city with a tiny Jewish population.Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theaters left in Europe, which remained open even as Romania was gripped by anti-Semitism during World War II.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:42:18 GMTJennifer Holliday said on Saturday that she would no longer take part in any events affiliated with the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as president.The singer said she had been influenced by an article about how her planned appearance was heartbreaking to her gay fans.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:44:58 GMTJennifer Holliday during a TV performance in 2014. She was disheartened that her decision to sing for Donald J. Trump had drawn threats.Ms. Holliday said that she had not supported Donald J. Trump’s candidacy, but that she “thought of the history part of it.”
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:49:12 GMTFrom top, Maryia Sazonava, Maryna Yurevich and Yana Rusakevich in “Time of Women” at the Tisch School of the Arts Shop Theater.In this emotionally raw play from the Belarus Free Theater at the Under the Radar festival, three women relive their incarceration and interrogation.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:28:34 GMTLaurie Carlos, center, performing with Jessica Hagedorn, left, and Deborah Artman in 1987.The inner lives of black women was often the focus of Ms. Carlos, a multifaceted award winner who was also a writer and director.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:28:37 GMTMarga Gomez in her latest one-woman show, “Latin Standards,” part of the Under the Radar festival.In her latest one-woman show, Marga Gomez pays tribute to her father, a popular entertainer in the Latino vaudeville circuit.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:03:04 GMTJohn Mulaney, left, and Nick Kroll as George St. Geegland and Gil Faizon in “Oh, Hello on Broadway,” which closes on Jan. 22. See listing below.Previews, openings and some last-chance picks.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:36:22 GMTMartha Swope in her apartment in 2012.Ms. Swope produced hundreds of thousands of images of performers in action, and by the time she retired, her studio contained more than a million images.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:55:12 GMTThe city’s Theater Subdistrict Council will provide funding for paid training and mentorship opportunities.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:54:14 GMTAn exclusive musical number from the popular CW comedy featuring the Tony-winning Ms. LuPone and the Tony nominee Tovah Feldshuh.