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Susan Stroman, Brandon Victor Dixon, and David Thompson Bring The Scottsboro Boys to London
By David Gordon · Sep 2, 2014

Four years after closing on Broadway, the 12-time Tony-nominated musical gets ready to make its West End debut.

The Book of Mormon's Gavin Creel Is Back From London and He Has His Eye on Sara Bareilles
By Bethany Rickwald · Sep 1, 2014

But first he's getting casual with Seth Rudetsky as part of Provincetown's Broadway @ The Art House concert series.

Christine Ebersole Previews Her Latest Cabaret Show With Burt Bacharach's "Alfie"
By Editorial Staff · Aug 31, 2014

The show, titled Big Noise from Winnetka, will play New York from September 8-20.

Incorruptible
By Hayley Levitt · May 31, 2014

Michael Hollinger puts the absurdity of blind faith and crooked clerics back under the microscope at Philadelphia's Arden Theatre Company.

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
By Hayley Levitt · May 28, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize-winning musical closes out the 205th season of Philadelphia's historic Walnut Street Theatre.

Barefoot in the Park
By David Finkle · Aug 13, 2012
Neil Simon's 1963 comedy gets a charming revival at the recently reopened Bucks County Playhouse.
Leaving
By Gwen Orel · May 28, 2010
David Strathairn gives a memorable performance in Vaclav Havel's funny and touching satire about a politician forced to leave office.
Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins
By Cooper Robb · Mar 28, 2010
Kathleen Turner gives a remarkable performance as the late newspaper columnist in this involving solo play premiering at the Philadelphia Theatre Company.