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Tony Night: Awards and After-Parties

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.10.2014 | Arts
Cara Joy David

It's the culmination of every New York theater industry professional's year. It's the time to put on nice clothes, watch an award show and then go celebrate the theater community.

The Tony Nominations, Three Weeks Later

Cara Joy David | Posted 07.20.2014 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Often I am surprised with something right as the nominations come out, but, upon reflection, my surprise changes to understanding. This year that wasn't so. My opinions haven't changed since the announcements.

First Nighter: Harvey Fierstein's Highly Accomplished 'Casa Valentina'

David Finkle | Posted 06.23.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Yes, Fierstein fans, there are plenty of belly laughs as the two-acts unfold on Scott Pask's lean version of a mountain getaway that's seen better days. But the playwright has much more on his mind and up his chiffon sleeve.

The Brat Pack Movie Mindy Cohn Missed Out On

OWN | Posted 02.15.2014 | OWN

For nine years, actress Mindy Cohn played Natalie Green on "The Facts of Life." Though the '80s sitcom was a hit, Cohn tells "Oprah: Where Are They No...

Passion Play: Hit the Wall at the Barrow Street Theater

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.14.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The summer of 1969, with Stonewall in June and Woodstock in August, represents a shift in the American ethos. These events meet in a new play Hit the Wall at the Barrow Street Theater.

Laurie Metcalf Breaks Down at Other Place; Revival No Picnic

Michael Giltz | Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts
Michael Giltz

Sometimes the stock of a playwright falls for a very good reason. Such is the case with William Inge, a wildly successful artist in the 1950s whose work quickly seemed dated and fell strongly out of favor.

Jessica Lange Wins Second Emmy

Posted 09.24.2012 | TV

Jessica Lange took home the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Miniseries Or Movie at the 64th annual Emmys awards ceremony for her work in ...

Sending the Bard a Birthday Card

George Heymont | Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Not only have Shakespeare's works survived directorial updating and near-villainous tampering with the text, they are still taught in high schools and colleges around the world. What has changed is the wealth of teaching tools now available in the classroom and on the Internet.

Movie review: Shakespeare High

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.08.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

There seem to be an endless series of student competitions about which to make documentaries - and any number have been made over the years. From Sp...

Theater: Hear This Loud and Clear -- Tribes One of Year's Best

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.05.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Nina Raine's new drama Tribes is unquestionably one of the best plays of the year. Even its flaws feel like the flaws of an ambitious young playwright bursting with talent and something to say. It's the sort of talent that makes you listen very carefully.

THR Identifies The Cool Hollywood Temples

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 12.08.2011 | Los Angeles

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