Annette Bening

America's Greatest Woman Playwright (Maybe)

Dana Ivey, Darko Tresnjak, and other leading Broadway lights reflect on a trailblazing solo performer.

John Lithgow and Annette Bening Open King Lear at Shakespeare in the Park

Check out photos from the celebration at The Public's Delacorte Theater.

King Lear

Daniel Sullivan's production of Shakespeare's classic combines holy ritual with Iron Age fashion.

Watch John Lithgow, Annette Bening, and the Cast of King Lear at Shakespeare in the Park

The Public Theater's latest free summer offering enters Central Park's Delacorte Theater.

King Lear Star Annette Bening Is More Than a Hollywood Beauty

The celebrated actress appearing in The Public Theater's latest Shakespeare in the Park production is no stranger to the stage.

John Lithgow Begins Performances in Shakespeare in the Park's King Lear Tonight

Annette Bening also stars in the Public Theater's second free outdoor production of the season.

10 Theaters Where You Can See Celebrities Onstage This Summer

From New York to California, the stars are coming out to reclaim their theatrical roots.

The Public Forum's Shakespeare in America Event Highlighted the U.S.'s Complicated Relationship With the Bard

James Earl Jones, Alec Baldwin, Cynthia Nixon, and more celebrate the latest publication from The Library of America.

In Rehearsal With John Lithgow, Annette Bening, and Shakespeare in the Park's King Lear

The Public Theater's free production is directed by Daniel Sullivan.