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Review: A Wondrous ‘Pinocchio’ With That ‘Lion King’ Magic

Review: A Wondrous ‘Pinocchio’ With That ‘Lion King’ Magic

A scene from “Pinocchio,” written by Dennis Kelly and directed by John Tiffany.

Kerry Washington Is Going From the Beltway to Broadway

Kerry Washington Is Going From the Beltway to Broadway

David Alan Grier, left, with Kerry Washington, in her Broadway debut in David Mamet’s “Race” in 2009.

Review: A Species on the Brink in ‘Secret Life of Humans’

Review: A Species on the Brink in ‘Secret Life of Humans’

From left, Richard Delaney, Olivia Hirst and Andy McLeod in David Byrne's "Secret Life of Humans."

 The Ones We Left Behind

The Ones We Left Behind

Ellen McLaughlin in the 1993 Broadway Production of “Angels in America.”

Neil Simon Drew Big Laughs, Then Came a Cultural Shift

Neil Simon Drew Big Laughs, Then Came a Cultural Shift

Neil Simon, in 1964, at the age of 37.

Staging Reality Winner: An F.B.I. Transcript Becomes an Offbeat Thriller

Staging Reality Winner: An F.B.I. Transcript Becomes an Offbeat Thriller

Tina Satter, right, is directing Emily Davis in “Is This a Room,” a play about the F.B.I.’s 2017 interrogation of the military contractor Reality Winner.

A Show About Indigenous Canadians Has a Glaring Omission: Indigenous Canadian Actors

A Show About Indigenous Canadians Has a Glaring Omission: Indigenous Canadian Actors

For the second time this month, the Quebec theater director Robert Lepage is facing criticism over the casting of a show.

Review: ‘Is God Is’ Reinvents the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Review: ‘Is God Is’ Reinvents the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

From left, Alfie Fuller, Dame-Jasmine Hughes, Anthony Cason and Caleb Eberhardt in “Is God Is” at Soho Rep.

New York Has Its ‘Jerry Springer’ Moment, With Arias and Dancing

New York Has Its ‘Jerry Springer’ Moment, With Arias and Dancing

Terrence Mann, as the title character in “Jerry Springer — The Opera,” was lifted up by the cast during rehearsal for a scene about good versus evil.

Review: Glenda Jackson Gets Her Queen Lear Moment in ‘Three Tall Women’

Review: Glenda Jackson Gets Her Queen Lear Moment in ‘Three Tall Women’

Glenda Jackson as a woman over 90 facing mortality, but not very gently, in Edward Albee’s “Three Tall Women.”

Review: ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Raises the Bar for Broadway Magic

Review: ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Raises the Bar for Broadway Magic

A scene on Platform 9¾ in “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” at the Lyric Theater. From left, Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger, Susan Heyward, Paul Thornley, Brooklyn Shuck, Benjamin Wheelwright, Sam Clemmett, Poppy Miller and Jamie Parker as Harry Potter.

Coming Soon to a Stage Near You: Yesteryear’s Movies

Coming Soon to a Stage Near You: Yesteryear’s Movies

A scene from “Network,” directed by Ivo van Hove, with (left and onscreen) Bryan Cranston.

When the Actors Are Students, and They’re Armed

When the Actors Are Students, and They’re Armed

Alexandria Celia, center, used a squirt gun painted black in “Miss Saigon” at Somerset Berkley Regional High in Massachusetts.

Falling for the Lure of the Stage. The Backstage.

Falling for the Lure of the Stage. The Backstage.

Natalie Soto during a walk-on role as a part of the stage crew in “Dance Nation” at Playwrights Horizons.

Review: Who Am I? ‘Panorama’ Says There Is No Easy Answer

Review: Who Am I? ‘Panorama’ Says There Is No Easy Answer

Valois Mickens in “Panorama,” a multimedia production from the Italian troupe Motus, at La MaMa.

Glenda Jackson on Quitting Parliament, Playing Lear and Returning to Broadway

Glenda Jackson on Quitting Parliament, Playing Lear and Returning to Broadway

Glenda Jackson, taking a break from rehearsals for “Three Tall Women,” which will mark her return to Broadway after 30 years.


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