Special Reports

Getting Real on Broadway
By Iris Wiener · Jun 5, 2014

Audra McDonald, Jessie Mueller, and Tony Shalhoub discuss the growing trend of real-life icons' stories onstage and the challenges that come with portraying them.

At 78 Plays and Counting, Legendary Dramatist Alan Ayckbourn Shows No Signs of Slowing Down
By David Gordon · Jun 5, 2014

The Tony- and Olivier Award-winning author of The Norman Conquests and Absurd Person Singular brings a new trio of works to off-Broadway's 59E59 Theaters.

Drama Desk Award Winners Take Time to Thank the People Who Gave Them Their Big Breaks
By Zachary Stewart · Jun 2, 2014

Neil Patrick Harris, Jessie Mueller, Warren Carlyle, Darko Tresnjak, and Ed Sylvanus Iskandar talk about honoring their mentors and paying it forward.

My First Tony Award Nomination
By David Gordon · Jun 2, 2014

Neil Patrick Harris, Ramin Karimloo, Anika Larsen, Sophie Okonedo, and more of Broadway's favorites share their notable "firsts" in honor of receiving their first Tony Award nomination this year.

Firsthand: Guerrilla Shakespeare Project Artistic Director Jordan Reeves on Adapting the Bard in And to the Republic
By Jordan Reeves · May 28, 2014

Shakespeare's Roman plays have a lot more in common with the present day than you might think.

The Drama Desk Awards: What Makes a Unique Theatrical Experience?
By Zachary Stewart · May 15, 2014

We spoke to several people at the Drama Desk nominees reception to find out about the Awards' most unique category.

The 5 Worst Mothers Currently on Broadway
By Editorial Staff · May 11, 2014

Be thankful for your mom this Mother's Day, because you could have gotten stuck with one of these.

Is Staten Island the Next Frontier for Regional Theater? Follow the Harbor Lights
By Hayley Levitt · May 8, 2014

Jay Montgomery and Tamara Jenkins are the founders of Staten Island's first-ever professional theater company.

TheaterMania's Guide to Theater Awards: Tonys, Drama Desks, and Many More
By Bethany Rickwald, Dan Bacalzo · May 7, 2014

Learn to distinguish your Obies from your Oliviers with this handy rundown of theater awards across the country (and in London and Toronto).

Julie Rose is Serving Signature Cocktails and Sex Appeal at Cabaret
By Zachary Stewart · May 4, 2014

The Sweet Hospitality Group CEO walks us through what it takes to design food and drink service for Broadway's hottest immersive production.