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A Safer Home for Dangerous Plays

A Safer Home for Dangerous Plays

Jessica Frances Dukes during rehearsals for Aleshea Harris’s play “Is God Is,” which will reopen Soho Rep.

Journeys Home to Find the Meaning of Fatherhood

Journeys Home to Find the Meaning of Fatherhood

The cast of “Fatherland” performing in Manchester, England, in 2017. The work combines text culled from interviews with music, dance and a huge amateur chorus.

A Philadelphia Theater Heading, and Sweating, in a New Direction

A Philadelphia Theater Heading, and Sweating, in a New Direction

Justin Jain, Matteo Scammell and Ross Beschler in the Wilma Theater production of “Blood Wedding,” directed by Csaba Horvath.

Review: Sound, or Silence? A Passionate Debate in ‘Children of a Lesser God’

Review: Sound, or Silence? A Passionate Debate in ‘Children of a Lesser God’

Lauren Ridloff and Joshua Jackson spar over the role of sign language in deaf culture in “Children of a Lesser God.”

Review: ‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ Is a Feast of Pop Nostalgia

Review: ‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ Is a Feast of Pop Nostalgia

Kyle Taylor Parker, center, holding the title prop of the song “Love Potion No. 9” in “Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller” at Stage 42.

Daughters of African Immigrants Use the Stage to Tell of Two Worlds

Daughters of African Immigrants Use the Stage to Tell of Two Worlds

Clockwise from top left: Danai Gurira, Jocelyn Bioh, Mfoniso Udofia and Ngozi Anyanwu.

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Dancers performing the cancan at the Moulin Rouge in Paris.

Bobby Darin Who? Jonathan Groff Gets It Now

Bobby Darin Who? Jonathan Groff Gets It Now

Jonathan Groff, the star of “The Bobby Darin Story,” which will open the new season of the “Lyrics & Lyricists” series at the 92nd Street Y.

The Problem With Broadway Revivals: They Revive Gender Stereotypes, Too

The Problem With Broadway Revivals: They Revive Gender Stereotypes, Too

“Are these the shows I’m going to take my 12-year-old daughter to?” asked Georgia Stitt, a composer, lyricist and musician.

At Edinburgh Fringe, a Spotlight on Mental Health

At Edinburgh Fringe, a Spotlight on Mental Health

Josie Underwood performing in “A Clown Show About Rain” at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. “I think it’s been therapeutic” she said of doing a show about mental health.

Review: In a New Orleans ‘House,’ Wealthy Women Are Haunted by Slavery’s Ghosts

Review: In a New Orleans ‘House,’ Wealthy Women Are Haunted by Slavery’s Ghosts

Harriett D. Foy, center, as a slave living in a household of women that includes the imperious Beartrice Albans (played by Lynda Gravátt, right) and her daughters, played by Juliana Canfield and Nedra McClyde.

Andrew Garfield and Stephen Spinella Trade Emails on Their Famed ‘Angels in America’ Role

Andrew Garfield and Stephen Spinella Trade Emails on Their Famed ‘Angels in America’ Role

Two Prior Walters: Andrew Garfield, left, plays Prior in the current revival of “Angels in America” on Broadway. Stephen Spinella originated the role in the early 1990s.

Review: Surprise Lessons From John Lithgow’s ‘Stories by Heart’

Review: Surprise Lessons From John Lithgow’s ‘Stories by Heart’

John Lithgow in his one-man show “Stories by Heart” at the American Airlines Theater.

For Those Still Hungering for ‘Hamilton,’ a New Indulgence

For Those Still Hungering for ‘Hamilton,’ a New Indulgence

Lin-Manuel Miranda, left, and David Korins are part of the team behind a new interactive exhibition based on Mr. Miranda’s Broadway musical “Hamilton.”

A Broadway Marathon Survival Guide

A Broadway Marathon Survival Guide

Sophie Marvin and other audience members waiting for the second half of a very Harry Potter theater day. “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” clocks in at more than five hours, plus a dinner break.

What Radicalizes Young Men? This Show Tells You via WhatsApp

What Radicalizes Young Men? This Show Tells You via WhatsApp

“The Believers Are But Brothers,” a hit in the Edinburgh Festival Fringe last year, is now at the Bush Theater in London.


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