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Can NYC Mayor Stop Topless Women in Times Square?

Aug 27
Is a topless woman in a public place not "family friendly?" Critics of the women say they harass tourists for tips and are ruining the now-family-friendly landmark. But women site the law that this freedom of expression is their constitutional right.

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Critics Deliver Mixed Verdict on Hyped Cumberbatch 'Hamlet'

By Jill Lawless | Aug 27
It's a "Hamlet" with Hollywood-level hype and an A-list star in Benedict Cumberbatch. But London's latest stage sensation is more than a Shakespearean star vehicle.

Broadway's Leading Ladies Strike Pose Online for Equality

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 27
Kristin Chenoweth, Laura Benanti and Patina Miller were some of the women Wednesday on Twitter or Instagram striking the classic Rosie the Riveter pose.

DC's Women's Voice Theater Festival Holds Opening Celebration

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 27
The DC Women's Theater Festival kicks off with a special opening celebration at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, on September 8.

Performance Review :: I Hate Hamlet

By J. Peter Bergman | Aug 27
Vermont's Dorset Playhouse stages Paul Rudnick's "I Hate Hamlet."

Sean Hayes to be Divine in 'An Act of God' in Los Angeles

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 26
Sean Hayes will play God Almighty in the City of Angels next year.

Theatre Review :: Waitress

By Robert Nesti | Aug 24
"Waitress" is a feel-good musical about a not-so-feel-good subject: an unwanted pregnancy in an unhappy marriage.

Secret Cinema 'Star Wars' Uses the 'Force' of Immersive Theatre

Aug 24
As fans wait for December's release of Episode VII, they are finding a new way to get their fix: becoming a living part of the story.

Facing Anger, NYC Theater Company Adds Female-Written Play

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 22
The Manhattan Theater Club, one of New York's foremost nonprofit theater companies, has added a play written by a woman to its upcoming season in the face of criticism that seven of its upcoming offerings were all penned by white men.

Theatre Review :: The Fantasticks

By J. Peter Bergman | Aug 19
"The Fantasticks" runs at the Theater Barn in an excellent performance through August 23.

'Hedwig and the Angy Inch' to Close on Broadway Next Month

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 19
Hedwig is packing up her miniskirt and high heels and leaving Broadway.

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