With Cooper in the lead, the play takes on new meaning, teaching us what it’s like to be a movie star in ways E! and...
- By Robert Hofler on December 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Anyone who’s ever seen newsreels of Houdini has wanted to go back in time to experience first-hand the cheesy excitement of seeing a stunt performer...
- By Robert Hofler on November 23, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Rea may be the first Oedipus to play the role in blood-spattered overalls, and he deftly handles Shepard’s freewheeling segues from tragedy to slapstick and...
- By Robert Hofler on November 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Close’s strong, unyielding matriarch is sister to Norma Desmond from “Sunset Boulevard,” the actress’ last role on Broadway twenty years ago
- By Robert Hofler on November 18, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Sharyn Rothstein’s new play recalls Miller’s “All My Sons,” and to her credit, the absorbing story deserves more than its current one act
- By Robert Hofler on November 6, 2014 @ 4:15 pm
It’s not torture or ISIS that trouble America’s TV family when a son comes home from Vietnam; but in this harrowing revival, the nightmare is...
- By Robert Hofler on November 3, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Like in “Little Buddha,” the parents in Sarah Ruhl’s new play send their son to Nepal to be tested, enthroned, and educated. And so the...
- By Robert Hofler on October 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Actors’ chemistry is like Hepburn and Tracy’s only in reverse; she’s solid and implacable, he’s high-strung and nervously pecking around for a way to chip...
- By Robert Hofler on October 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
In John Rando’s fun, new Broadway revival, everyone dances like there’s no tomorrow in wartime New York
- By Robert Hofler on September 28, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
The light airiness of Jones’ performance provides just the right launching pad for others to soar and bring down the rafters
- By Robert Hofler on September 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Ivo van Hove directs the first must-see event of the 2014-15 theater season.
- By Robert Hofler on September 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
For anyone familiar with this playwright-director’s work, it will come as no surprise that a very good-looking, buff guy will be outmatched by the lesbian...
- By Robert Hofler on September 11, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Daring casting of the young actors pays off as Culkin delivers a performance with the surreal ferocity of Robert Downey Jr
- By Jordan Zakarin on September 11, 2014 @ 10:02 am
“The Fault in our Stars” director Josh Boone will write the adaptation of the Annie Weatherwax novel
- By Jordan Zakarin on August 20, 2014 @ 9:00 am
The “Spider-Man” star will finally make her Broadway debut
- By Robert Hofler on August 9, 2014 @ 12:32 pm
When the distraught actress looks into the bathroom mirror to reapply her makeup, nobody smears lipstick with the panache of Blanchett
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TheWrap goes inside rehearsals for a sneak preview of director Adam Shankman’s all-star production
- By Brent Lang on March 29, 2013 @ 5:31 am
Richard Griffiths won a Tony for "The History Boys"
- By Lisa Fung on March 8, 2013 @ 5:01 pm
"House of Cards" creator Beau Willimon's new play, "The Parisian Woman," is set in Washington just like his "Farragut North"
- By Greg Gilman on March 8, 2013 @ 3:06 pm
The judge overseeing the case against James Holmes denies most of the defense's motion on the constitutionality of the state's insanity law
- By Lisa Fung on March 8, 2013 @ 12:50 pm
Fred Weller and Josh Hamilton will appear in "Reasons to Be Happy," the Neil Labute sequel to "Reasons to Be Pretty"
- By Lisa Fung on March 7, 2013 @ 11:45 am
Elizabeth Olsen, the star of "Martha Marcy May Marlene," will appear in the title role in the Classic Stage Company production of "Romeo & Juliet"
- By Lisa Fung on March 6, 2013 @ 11:57 am
James Franco says he will play George in the John Steinbeck classic "Of Mice and Men" on Broadway and invites Stephen Colbert to join him
- By Brent Lang on March 6, 2013 @ 10:14 am
Shia LaBeouf is angry after Alec Baldwin likened him to a "celebrity chef"
- By Brent Lang on March 6, 2013 @ 8:40 am
Jacob Bernstein says career considerations made Nora Ephron hesitant to come clean about her disease
- By Lisa Fung on March 5, 2013 @ 3:47 pm
Amanda Peet's new play, "The Commons of Pensacola," will have its world premiere at Manhattan Theatre Club next season
- By Brent Lang on February 28, 2013 @ 12:08 pm
Idina Menzel, who won the Tony Award for "Wicked," will star in "If/Then," a new musical by the team behind "Next to Normal"
A guide to the big names and hot tickets hitting Broadway and beyond
- By Greg Gilman on February 21, 2013 @ 5:22 pm
A live performance of Peter Morgan's play starring Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II will be broadcast to theaters around the world this June