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Joel Paley and Marvin Laird Are "Ruthless" People

By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 22
You may think you've seen "Ruthless" - the hilarious musical comedy about an overly ambitious juvenile actress that helped launch the careers of Laura Bell Bundy, Natalie Portman, and Britney Spears - but think again.


Theatre Reviews


By Marcus Scott | Oct 23
Eli Bolin, Hunter Bell and Lee Overtree creates a fun, albeit messy, downtown musical that the world deserves with 'Found,' based on the zeitgeist-y indie zine that took the aughts by storm.

The Belle of Amherst

By Marcus Scott | Oct 23
The 2014 Off-Broadway revival of William Luce's "The Belle of Amherst," following the life and times of reclusive American poet Emily Dickinson, plays like a vigil instead of a tribute to one of the world's greatest poets.

Lennon: Through A Glass Onion

By Marcus Scott | Oct 23
Union Square Theater welcomes 'Lennon: Through a Glass Onion,' the latest call-to-arms for baby boomers and inspiring songwriters for the downtown sect.


Theatre Features

Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.

Playwright Billy Porter Wants to Live

By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 14
Tony Award-winning actor Billy Porter opens up about his latest stint as playwright on the semi-autobiographical play "While I Yet Live."

Robert Patrick: One of Nation's Oldest Gay Playwrights on Being Part of Theater History

By Henrik Eger | Oct 10
Robert Patrick is the author of "Kennedy's Children" and "The Haunted Host," one of America's oldest gay plays, now celebrating its 50th anniversary. He opens up about his colorful past in this interview.


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