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Something for a Queen and the Rest of Us

Carmen Pelaez | Posted 11.07.2013 | Arts
Carmen Pelaez

The production is representational and simple and at the same time as modern as it is traditional. Everything from balls, to carriage rides, to angry mobs are brought to breathtaking life through a sound scape, a lighting scheme or a glance.

Theater Designed For Shakespeare, Classics Finds Home In Brooklyn

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 12.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, director Julie Taymor and actor Mark Rylance gathered Tuesday in Brooklyn to help...

Shakespeare Heads To A New York City Parking Lot

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Acting in one of Shakespeare's plays is difficult enough without having to dodge a 3,600-pound SUV. That's just one of the challenge...

How A Misplaced Theater Prop Led To An NYC Bomb Scare

AP | Posted 10.03.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- A New York City playwright who directed a show called the "American Suicide Bomber Association" unwitting sparked a bomb scare when he thr...

Bite Your Tongue at Theater for the New City

Lauren Cahn | Posted 05.13.2013 | New York
Lauren Cahn

What if one day, for no explicable reason, every single one of these people - people like you and me and everyone we know - suddenly broke that long-standing contract we've made with society to keep our thoughts to ourselves?

The Weird and Wonderful Not So Forbidden Off-Broadway

Myra Chanin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Arts
Myra Chanin

A new, devastatingly wicked revue has woken from its three-year long siesta and is blending the weird with the wonderful, cleverly, sometimes even brilliantly, in the brand new edition of Gerard Alessandrini's Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking.

Lucas Kavner

Shows Sink Or Swim At FringeNYC

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts

Before Mindy Kaling was a glimmer in Hollywood's eye, she donned a tracksuit and appeared in a show at the 2002 New York International Fringe Festival...

'Regrets' Is Quietly Effective Drama

AP | by JENNIFER FARRAR | Posted 03.28.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK -- There was an unhappy time in America when ratting out your friends for entertaining socialist ideas was considered by some in the governme...

Theater: New Comic Play The Ugly One Only Goes Skin Deep

Michael Giltz | Posted 04.09.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

I suppose The Ugly One has some comment on beauty and superficiality to make but it's too straightforward and unsurprising to offer even modest insight.

Cirque du Soleil's 'Wintuk': Up to 37% Off Show Tickets

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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