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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

Oh God

By Michael Cox | Oct 22
Divine casting makes Israeli Stage's 'Oh God' not to be missed -- one would only expect this of Guy Ben-Aharon's traveling production, since the play requires the casting of divinity.

Billy & Ray

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
Writer/director Billy Wilder works with novelist Raymond Chandler to adopt the shoddy little pulp novel "Double Indemnity" into a screenplay, in this new play at The Vineyard Theatre.

Fallen Angels

By J. Peter Bergman | Oct 21
Bravo to Kate Gulliver for choosing one of Noel Coward's funniest one-joke comedies to direct at the Ghent Playhouse, the story of two best friends who have an affair with the same man.


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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