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7 More Adventurous Theater Directors to Look Out For

7 More Adventurous Theater Directors to Look Out For

Katie Mitchell’s production of Alice Birch’s “Anatomy of a Suicide” played at the Royal Court Theater in London in 2017.

Bringing the World of Ta-Nehisi Coates, Briefly, to Stage

Bringing the World of Ta-Nehisi Coates, Briefly, to Stage

From left, the pianist Jason Moran, the bassist Mimi Jones and the drummer Nate Smith in a rehearsal for a stage adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s book “Between the World and Me,” which opens at the Apollo Theater on April 2.

2 Tony Winners Try to Upend Rodgers and Hammerstein

2 Tony Winners Try to Upend Rodgers and Hammerstein

Jeanine Tesori and David Henry Hwang at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles during a rehearsal for their first collaboration, “Soft Power.”

A Childhood Eden Seared by Violence. Set to Music?

A Childhood Eden Seared by Violence. Set to Music?

Abigail and Shaun Bengson, a married pair of singer-songwriters who’ve turned their personal stories into theater, most recently in “The Lucky Ones.”

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Dancers performing the cancan at the Moulin Rouge in Paris.

For Those Still Hungering for ‘Hamilton,’ a New Indulgence

For Those Still Hungering for ‘Hamilton,’ a New Indulgence

Lin-Manuel Miranda, left, and David Korins are part of the team behind a new interactive exhibition based on Mr. Miranda’s Broadway musical “Hamilton.”

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.

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.”

A Play Caught in the Crossfire

A Play Caught in the Crossfire

Antoinette Nwandu gave up her teaching job to focus on writing for the stage, a risk that paid off with her new play.

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.

Coming Soon to a Stage Near You: Yesteryear’s Movies

Coming Soon to a Stage Near You: Yesteryear’s Movies

A scene from “Network,” directed by Ivo van Hove, with (left and onscreen) Bryan Cranston.

Review: ‘Mary Page Marlowe’ Lives an Ordinary, Extraordinary Life

Review: ‘Mary Page Marlowe’ Lives an Ordinary, Extraordinary Life

Kellie Overbey (with David Aaron Baker) during a particularly explosive period in the life of the title character in “Mary Page Marlowe.”

Which Show Is Good, Clean Fun: ‘Rocky Horror’ or ‘The Music Man’?

Which Show Is Good, Clean Fun: ‘Rocky Horror’ or ‘The Music Man’?

Dan Chameroy in “The Rocky Horror Show” at the Stratford Festival. He’s the latest in a long line of buff actors to don the mantle of Frank N. Furter.

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.”

Review: ‘Hamilton’ Conquers London (King George Slays, Too)

Review: ‘Hamilton’ Conquers London (King George Slays, Too)

Jamael Westman, center, plays Alexander Hamilton in the London version of “Hamilton.”

Review: In ‘The Damned,’ Ivo van Hove Finds the Mortal Chill in a Nazi Fire

Review: In ‘The Damned,’ Ivo van Hove Finds the Mortal Chill in a Nazi Fire

Jennifer Decker, left in projection and onstage, and Christophe Montenez in Ivo van Hove’s “The Damned” at the Park Avenue Armory.


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