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Heidi: Then, Now and Forever

Rob Taub | Posted 03.23.2015 | Arts
Rob Taub

Wendy Wasserstein's plays are always smart and funny and she writes about nostalgia, friends and change as well as any playwright. MacKinnon has assembled an impressive group of actors who deliver Wasserstein's message with ease and charm and the material still resonates as much now as it did in 1989.

'The Heidi Chronicles': Playing It Forward

Barry Singer | Posted 05.03.2015 | Arts
Barry Singer

Yes, the Heidi Chronicles always has been held up as a play about women -- which it is. For me, though, it has always also been about looking back, in sadness and in laughter, in order to keep moving forward. Whatever your gender.

In Support of New Plays... on Broadway

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.21.2014 | Arts
Cara Joy David

My friends are never very excited about new plays. What is The Realistic Joneses and why did celebrities want to be in it? Is Casa Valentina an atmospheric production where they treat us like we're in a resort?

Kansas Officials Continue Search For Missing 18-month-old Girl

AP | HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH and BILL DRAPER | Posted 07.10.2013 | Crime

OTTAWA, Kan. — A 27-year-old convicted felon was charged Friday in the deaths of a woman and two men whose bodies were found at an eastern Kansa...

Something Isn't Right Here: Surprises of the Fall Broadway Season

Cara Joy David | Posted 03.15.2013 | Arts
Cara Joy David

As the dust settled, I asked a bunch of industry people to comment anonymously on what they consider to be the biggest surprises of the fall season and one of my unsolved mysteries of 2012-2013.

George, Martha & Me

Rob Taub | Posted 12.16.2012 | Arts
Rob Taub

The latest production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, opened Saturday night at the Booth Theatre in NYC exactly 50 years to the day of the play's original Broadway opening on Saturday October 13, 1962.

What to See on Broadway This Fall -- From the Producers

Cara Joy David | Posted 11.12.2012 | Entertainment
Cara Joy David

I sometimes wonder why the majority of them do it. But I thank them all because without someone to produce the theater there would be no theater. This fall/winter the producers presenting work run the gamut from newbies to vets.

Broadway Producers File Grievance Against Jeremy Piven

AP | MICHAEL KUCHWARA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The producers of "Speed-the-Plow" have filed a grievance with Actors' Equity Association, the stage actors' union, against Jeremy Piv...