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Santino Fontana stars as John Adams in the Tony-winning 1969 musical about the Founding Fathers, which Lin-Manuel Miranda credits as his inspiration for 'Hamilton.' Is there room on Broadway for two musicals about the...
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348
31 March 2016, 22:20

Head of Passes...

Phylicia Rashad stars as the matriarch of a family in southernmost Louisiana experiencing a crisis of faith in Tarell Alvin McCraney's contemporary spin on the Book of Job. Gifted playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney turned...
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593
29 March 2016, 5:23

A Gentlemans Guide to Love & Murder...

The 2014 Tony winner for best musical arrives in Los Angeles on its national tour, with wit and charm to spare and an all-new cast. Alec Guinness received no Oscar nomination for his pitch-black comedyKind Hearts and...
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715
25 March 2016, 6:01

Dry Powder...

Hank Azaria, Claire Danes and John Krasinski play hardball with the American economy in Sarah Burgess' drama at the Public Theater, staged by 'Hamilton' director Thomas Kail. After coordinating the countless moving...
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542
23 March 2016, 6:00

The Effect...

Directed by David Cromer, this U.S. premiere by 'Enron' playwright Lucy Prebble follows two volunteers in a clinical antidepressant drug trial who fall in love. Provocative themes do not always make for compelling...
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805
21 March 2016, 5:00

The Painkiller...

Kenneth Branagh returns to the West End stage in director Sean Foley's adaptation of a 1969 French farce by Francis Veber, which also stars Rob Brydon. Almost halfway through their 13-month, six-play residency at the...
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591
19 March 2016, 1:13

She Loves Me...

Laura Benanti and Zachary Levi play quarreling co-workers unaware that they are amorous pen pals in this musical love letter, which also features Jane Krakowski. It's one month late for Valentine's Day, but Roundabout...
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485
18 March 2016, 4:26

Ironbound...

Marin Ireland plays a struggling Polish immigrant in Martyna Majok's gritty, New Jersey-set drama, which also features Shiloh Fernandez. Why is Marin Ireland not yet a household name? Playing the central role of a...
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617
17 March 2016, 5:43

White Rabbit Red Rabbit...

A different star performs weekly in this experimental solo play in which the actor is seeing the script for the first time when he or she steps onstage. Whoopi Goldberg was displaying an uncharacteristic trait Monday...
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674
15 March 2016, 22:39

Hold On to Me Darling...

Timothy Olyphant plays a crossover country star whose mother's death throws his life into turmoil in Kenneth Lonergan's comedy about celebrity self-importance. It's no secret that Kenneth Lonergan has a rocky...
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422
15 March 2016, 5:27

Southern Comfort...

Annette O'Toole plays the dying patriarch of a transgender family in this musical adaptation of the 2001 documentary, a Grand Jury Prize winner at Sundance. The musicalSouthern Comfort, About a makeshift family composed...
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709
14 March 2016, 4:02

The Robber Bridegroom...

Steven Pasquale and Ahna O'Reilly hit the Natchez Trace in Alex Timbers' high-energy staging of this backwoods bluegrass musical based on the Eudora Welty novella. Even without his name on the program, it would be a...
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482
14 March 2016, 2:11

Blackbird...

Jeff Daniels and Michelle Williams face off in David Harrower's intimate drama about the fraught reunion of two people years after an illicit relationship that scarred them both. It was nine years ago when Jeff Daniels...
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600
11 March 2016, 6:16

Boy...

Bobby Steggert stars in Anna Ziegler's play about a man struggling with transgender issues as a result of being raised as a girl after a childhood accident. The hot-button issue of transgender sexual identity is...
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686
11 March 2016, 5:37

Disaster!...

An ensemble of Broadway stalwarts gets nostalgic for 1970s big-screen calamities and cheesy Top 40 period pop in this gag-laden musical parody. InDisaster!, Jennifer Simard plays Sister Mary, a nun who entered the...
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762
09 March 2016, 6:16