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Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's Elf Musical
By Editorial Staff · Oct 24, 2014

The TV and Broadway star's newest project is based on the movie and musical.

Bette Midler Is CrazySexyCool
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 24, 2014

The Broadway songstress takes on a TLC classic in her latest woman-powered album.

The Phantom of the Opera — the Television Show?
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 24, 2014

Save a seat for the Phantom at the Emmys.

Bert Williams: America's First Black Star
By Michael Feingold · Oct 24, 2014

A rediscovered film at MoMA prompts reflections on a great artist's extraordinary career.

Tony Danza and Judith Light Reunite at the Opening of Disgraced on Broadway
By David Gordon · Oct 23, 2014

The new drama stars Hari Dhillon, Gretchen Mol, Josh Radnor, Karen Pittman, and Danny Ashok.

The Cryptogram
By Catey Sullivan · Oct 17, 2014

David Mamet's three-hander opens at Chicago's Profiles Theatre.

The Night Alive
By Catey Sullivan · Oct 6, 2014

Life and death, violence and happiness coexist in Steppenwolf's luminous staging.

Rest
By Catey Sullivan · Sep 29, 2014

Life, death, and extreme compassion storm through this Samuel D. Hunter drama.

Reasons to Be Happy
By Catey Sullivan · Sep 18, 2014

Profiles Theatre takes on twisted relationships in Neil LaBute's follow-up to Reasons to Be Pretty

Since I Suppose
By Catey Sullivan · Sep 12, 2014

Melbourne's step up productions creates a creepy, enthralling synthesis between city and story.