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Review: Familiar Rock Dreams in ‘Gettin’ the Band Back Together’

Review: Familiar Rock Dreams in ‘Gettin’ the Band Back Together’

Jay Klaitz, Marilu Henner and Mitchell Jarvis as New Jerseyites reconnecting with their inner rockers in “Gettin’ the Band Back Together.”

Term of Affection? Ethnic Slur? Theater Union Decides That ‘Gypsy’ Must Go.

Term of Affection? Ethnic Slur? Theater Union Decides That ‘Gypsy’ Must Go.

Jeremy Davis, center, a member of the ensemble in “Cats,” wearing the Gypsy Robe during a 2016 ceremony.

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.

Review: Eve Ensler Goes Deep ‘In the Body of the World’

Review: Eve Ensler Goes Deep ‘In the Body of the World’

Eve Ensler, sharing her experience of illness in the one-woman show “In the Body of the World.”

Rivals on Xbox, Partners Onstage

Rivals on Xbox, Partners Onstage

Sam Crane, center, and Iestyn Davies, right, relaxing during off hours on Broadway by playing video game soccer. Mr. Crane’s wife Pinny and daughter Iris were at left, his son Kit standing on the couch behind him.

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.

Review: ‘The Royal Family of Broadway,’ This Time in Song

Review: ‘The Royal Family of Broadway,’ This Time in Song

From left: Arnie Burton, Laura Michelle Kelly, Hayley Podschun, Harriet Harris, Holly Ann Butler, Will Swenson and Kathryn Fitzgerald in “The Royal Family of Broadway” at Barrington Stage.

How Broadway Keeps Trying to Get the Disco Beat

How Broadway Keeps Trying to Get the Disco Beat

Ariana DeBose, center, in “Summer The Donna Summer Musical.” which features such hits as “Hot Stuff” and “I Feel Love.”

Neil Simon Drew Big Laughs, Then Came a Cultural Shift

Neil Simon Drew Big Laughs, Then Came a Cultural Shift

Neil Simon, in 1964, at the age of 37.

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.

She’s Photographed Broadway for Years. Now Broadway Is Honoring Her.

She’s Photographed Broadway for Years. Now Broadway Is Honoring Her.

This scene, of Sutton Foster with the ensemble of "Thoroughly Modern Millie" in 2002, marks one of the first times Ms. Krulwich successfully used a digital camera to shoot a Broadway show.

How to Listen to Rock ’n’ Roll in a Theater

How to Listen to Rock ’n’ Roll in a Theater

Erik Jensen plays Lester Bangs in “How to Be a Rock Critic,” part of the Under the Radar festival at the Public Theater.

Review: The ‘Dolly’ Parade Marches On, Now With a New Star

Review: The ‘Dolly’ Parade Marches On, Now With a New Star

Bernadette Peters, who is taking over the role of Dolly Levi in “Hello, Dolly!” from Bette Midler. The hit musical revival introduced four fresh principals on Thursday evening.

At 90, Hal Prince Dishes on ‘Fiddler,’ ‘Cabaret’ and Reining In Ambition

At 90, Hal Prince Dishes on ‘Fiddler,’ ‘Cabaret’ and Reining In Ambition

Front row from left, Hal Prince, Jan Horvath, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh celebrating Mr. Prince’s 90th birthday after a performance of “The Phantom of the Opera” earlier this 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.

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.”


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