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The Legend Returns! John Cameron Mitchell Will Play Hedwig on Broadway
By David Gordon · Nov 20, 2014

The original star and writer of Hedwig and the Angry Inch will once again play the role he created.

Mike Nichols, the Director Behind Broadway's Spamalot and The Odd Couple, Has Died
By David Gordon · Nov 20, 2014

Nichols picked up eight Tony Awards for Best Director throughout his career.

Bob Balaban Delicately Balances a New Broadway Role With Hollywood Character Acting
By David Gordon · Nov 20, 2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel and Best in Show cast member offers his thoughts on consistently working and not getting recognized on the street.

Strandline
By Catey Sullivan · Nov 7, 2014

A Red Orchid Theatre sinks in Abbie Spellan's seaside yarn.

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