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A Broadway Bigwig Lampoons Trump, Despite Family Ties

A Broadway Bigwig Lampoons Trump, Despite Family Ties

Jordan Roth, a prominent Broadway theater owner and producer, appearing in his new video series, which opened with a raunchy attack on President Trump.

Review: Dancing to Destruction in Enda Walsh’s Fierce ‘Disco Pigs’

Review: Dancing to Destruction in Enda Walsh’s Fierce ‘Disco Pigs’

Evanna Lynch, left, and Colin Campbell as 17-year-olds on the loose in Enda Walsh’s “Disco Pigs” at the Irish Repertory Theater.

Journeys Home to Find the Meaning of Fatherhood

Journeys Home to Find the Meaning of Fatherhood

The cast of “Fatherland” performing in Manchester, England, in 2017. The work combines text culled from interviews with music, dance and a huge amateur chorus.

An Antidote to Digital Dehumanization? Live Theater

An Antidote to Digital Dehumanization? Live Theater

Ayad Akhtar maintains that what he calls the “attention-finance complex” has contributed to the collapse of a collective well-being.

Review: A Fantasy Town Builds a Wall Against Time in ‘Ballyturk’

Review: A Fantasy Town Builds a Wall Against Time in ‘Ballyturk’

Mikel Murfi, left, and Tadhg Murphy in the play “Ballyturk” at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn.

Making Manhood in ‘The Hairy Ape’

Making Manhood in ‘The Hairy Ape’

An illustration by Miguel Covarrubias is featured in artwork for a production of Eugene O’Neill’s play “The Hairy Ape” at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival.

Women Set London’s Stages Ablaze

Women Set London’s Stages Ablaze

Lia Williams as a charismatic schoolteacher in the title role of “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie,” directed by Polly Findlay at the Donmar Warehouse in London.

Joshua Henry Does Whatever It Takes, in ‘Carousel’ and as a Father

Joshua Henry Does Whatever It Takes, in ‘Carousel’ and as a Father

For Joshua Henry, the Tony-nominated star of “Carousel,” playing the flawed Billy Bigelow is an opportunity to expand younger black actors’ notion of what they can hope to do onstage.

These Actors Are Off Book. Way Off.

These Actors Are Off Book. Way Off.

Tami Sagher, a comic improviser, and Cristin Milioti, a stage and television actress, collaborating in a sketch based on Steven Dietz’s play “Trust,” at the Upright Citizens Brigade.

How Orin Wolf Orchestrated a Tony Coup With ‘The Band’s Visit’

How Orin Wolf Orchestrated a Tony Coup With ‘The Band’s Visit’

The producer Orin Wolf embracing Sasson Gabay, who will succeed Tony Shalhoub in “The Band’s Visit,” during a party after the musical won 10 Tony awards.

Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles

Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles

From left: Cindy Cheung, Dolly Wells, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Phillip James Brannon as two gay couples who find their liberal politics challenged in “Log Cabin.”

Women’s Voices Festival a Potent Reminder of Who Goes Unheard Onstage

Women’s Voices Festival a Potent Reminder of Who Goes Unheard Onstage

Members of the ensemble in Timberlake Wertenbaker’s interracial love story and historical drama, “Jefferson’s Garden.”

A Buoyant ’70s Musical About Black Lives Lands in 2018

A Buoyant ’70s Musical About Black Lives Lands in 2018

Micki Grant, in a rehearsal room at New York City Center, became the first woman to write both the music and lyrics to a Broadway musical with “Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope,” in 1972.

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.”

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen

What should we see? Would-be theatergoers gathered last week at the Times Square TKTS booth to see which shows were being discounted.

For Paula Vogel, a Once-Banned ‘Beautiful’ Love Story Inspires Her New Play

For Paula Vogel, a Once-Banned ‘Beautiful’ Love Story Inspires Her New Play

Rebecca Taichman, left, and Paula Vogel at the Vineyard Theater.


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