Lisa Banes, a versatile actress who came to prominence on the New York stage in the 1980s and went on to a busy career that…View More Lisa Banes, ‘Gone Girl’ Actress, Dies at 65 After Hit-and-Run
LAS VEGAS — Penn Jillette, one half of the Penn & Teller magic and comedy act that has helped define nightlife in Las Vegas for…View More Headliners and Headdresses Return to Las Vegas. Will Tourists Follow?
A sculptural representation of a bookworm — 140 feet of scripts and songbooks, twisted along a steel skeleton — corkscrews across the Drama Book Shop…View More How Lin-Manuel Miranda and Friends Made an Old Bookstore New
As the emails finally started arriving late last week, some business owners got the good news they had been long awaiting: They would be awarded…View More Some Venue Owners Get a Federal Lifeline. Others Are Told They’re Dead.
And finally: Broadway’s rebound takes another step The Times’s Michael Paulson writes: The return to stage is gaining steam. The producers of “Pass Over,” a…View More How to Apply for Rent Relief in New York
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LONDON — At the Globe theater in London one recent Thursday was a sight Shakespeare could have related to: 11 actors larking about onstage rehearsing…View More ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ Onstage. A Nightmare Off It.
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Yasmine Khalil, who recently stepped down as Cirque’s executive producer after 25 years at the company, said the group retained a sparkling global brand, while…View More Cirque du Soleil’s Return Could Be Its Most Challenging Feat Yet