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NBC Releases Its First Television Promo for Peter Pan Live!
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 31, 2014

Watch Allison Williams and Christopher Walken behind the scenes on the Peter Pan soundstage.

Sparks Fly as Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Cynthia Nixon Open on Broadway in The Real Thing
By David Gordon · Oct 31, 2014

The revival cast was joined by stars of the original production, including Christine Baranski and Peter Gallagher.

Bert Williams: America's First Black Star (Part II)
By Michael Feingold · Oct 31, 2014

A rediscovered film at MoMA prompts reflections on a great artist's extraordinary career.

Bad Jews Extends at the Walnut Street Theatre
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 30, 2014

The Philadelphia theater adds performances of Joshua Harmon's hit comedy.

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.