Special Reports

Why Nothing Can Stop Arena Stage With Molly Smith at the Helm
For Arena Stage's artistic director, everything is simple and obstacles don't exist: a formula that seems to work.
I'm Gorgeous Inside's Justin Sayre on His Top 5 "Bad Girls"
The writer-creator-performance artist's new show explores the women throughout pop culture who shaped him.
"When Did You Become a Grown-Up?" The Cast of For Peter Pan on Her 70th Birthday Answers
The actors of Sarah Ruhl's new family play respond to the question posed to their characters every night.
Do You Need to Choose Between Acting and Playwriting If You Want a Career?
An emerging class of actor-playwrights is changing the way we look at a life in the theater.
Point-Counterpoint: How Uncomfortable Should Audiences Be in the Theater?
Our critics debate where the line exists between telling a story and torturing the audience.
The 11 Most Exciting Shows Opening in New York This Fall
Here are TheaterMania's picks for the new season.
Chita Rivera Celebrates Dancers, With Awards That Bear Her Name
Rivera talks to TheaterMania about the dancer's life and gives advice for career longevity.
Prince of Broadway Stars Share Their Favorite Hal Prince Shows
Emily Skinner, Chuck Cooper, and more discuss the works that left an impact on their lives, from Sweeney Todd to West Side Story.