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How the Fresh Prince's Geoffrey, Joseph Marcell, Became King Lear
By David Gordon · Oct 2, 2014

The classically trained British actor takes a Shakespeare's Globe production around the world.

Former The View Host Joy Behar Gets Ready for Her New Solo Show
By David Gordon · Oct 1, 2014

Me, My Mouth and I will make its world premiere at the Cherry Lane Theatre.

On the Town Star Megan Fairchild Crowned Miss Subways of 2014
By David Gordon · Oct 1, 2014

Fairchild received the honor at a Miss Subways reunion luncheon at Ellen's Stardust Diner.

Olivier-Winning Luther Star to Join Jake Gyllenhall on Broadway in Constellations
By David Gordon · Oct 1, 2014

British actress Ruth Wilson makes her Broadway debut at Manhattan Theatre Club.

The Audience Casts Four Prime Ministers to Join "Queen" Helen Mirren on Broadway
By Hayley Levitt · Sep 30, 2014

Mirren's London castmates will accompany her to Broadway.

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.