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Finding New Meaning in ‘Mean Girls’

Finding New Meaning in ‘Mean Girls’

From left, Nell Benjamin, Casey Nicholaw, Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond on the set of “Mean Girls” on Broadway at the August Wilson Theater.

Review: ‘The Amateurs’ Takes On God, Noah’s Ark and the Plague. For Laughs.

Review: ‘The Amateurs’ Takes On God, Noah’s Ark and the Plague. For Laughs.

From left, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Kyle Beltran, and Jennifer Kim, with Thomas Jay Ryan, above, in “The Amateurs,” in which a medieval theater troupe goes on tour with “Noah’s Ark” and other works.

‘Hamilton’ Leads a Record-Breaking Holiday Week on Broadway

‘Hamilton’ Leads a Record-Breaking Holiday Week on Broadway

“The Lifespan of a Fact,” starring, from left, Cherry Jones, Daniel Radcliffe and Bobby Cannavale, is one of the plays doing excellent business on Broadway this season.

Review: The Ghosts of Michael Brown, in ‘Until the Flood’

Review: The Ghosts of Michael Brown, in ‘Until the Flood’

Dael Orlandersmith conducted interviews in and around Ferguson, Mo., to create the characters in her anguished one-woman show “Until the Flood.”

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Friends Purchase Drama Book Shop

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Friends Purchase Drama Book Shop

The Drama Book Shop, on West 40th Street, is a mainstay of New York’s theater scene.

How Much Magic Can ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Make on Broadway?

How Much Magic Can ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Make on Broadway?

A key component of the costuming, backstage at the Lyric Theater, where “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” begins previews next month.

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.

He Used to Move Pianos. Now He Moves Audiences.

He Used to Move Pianos. Now He Moves Audiences.

“I was way past the whole mythology of the understudy getting the part,” Stephen Payne said of his surprise casting in “Straight White Men” on Broadway.

Four Musicals on Three Continents: An Australian Company’s Big Bet

Four Musicals on Three Continents: An Australian Company’s Big Bet

The crowd-pleasing title character in the Melbourne, Australia, production of “King Kong.” The show opens on Broadway this fall.

In ‘Grey Rock,’ a Palestinian Playwright Tackles the Ordinary

In ‘Grey Rock,’ a Palestinian Playwright Tackles the Ordinary

Amir Nizar Zuabi’s play “Grey Rock” is about a Palestinian man who decides to build, in a shed, a rocket to the moon.

Rip Van Winkle, Newly Awake, Meets His Neighbors Onstage

Rip Van Winkle, Newly Awake, Meets His Neighbors Onstage

Liam Craig as the title character, rehearsing for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival adaptation of “Rip Van Winkle.”

Review: Surprise Lessons From John Lithgow’s ‘Stories by Heart’

Review: Surprise Lessons From John Lithgow’s ‘Stories by Heart’

John Lithgow in his one-man show “Stories by Heart” at the American Airlines Theater.

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.

Lesley Manville Has Waited Long Enough

Lesley Manville Has Waited Long Enough

Lesley Manville plays the morphine-addicted mother in Eugene O’Neill’s “Long Day’s Journey Into Night.”

Capturing the Short, Glamorous Life of a Forgotten Broadway Lyricist

Capturing the Short, Glamorous Life of a Forgotten Broadway Lyricist

John Latouche in Manhattan in the early 1940s, in a photograph reproduced on the cover of Howard Pollack’s biography of the temperamental but beloved lyricist.


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