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  • News

    Get a ‘Bloody Sunday’ on Friday

    This week catch a screening of “Sunday Bloody Sunday”; invade “Office Space” in Santa Monica; pick up the original cast album of “The Bridges of Madison County”; get “Under My Skin” at the play’s opening; and chat with opera legend Jessye Norman.

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    5 Things to Increase Your Cultural Intel

    Check out the vocal range of Kristin Chenoweth; the acting range from another Kristen...Bell that is, on the “Veronica Mars” DVD; the funny family-driven comedy “Charlotte’s Shorts”; the “Here Lies Love” musical (back for round two, folks); and the touching musical, Marsha Norman’s “the Trumpet of the ...

  • News

    Get Your ShakesBEER On

    This week we’re excited to drink to the Bard; catch contemporary plays at Louisville’s Humana Fest; buy “Stephen Ward” on CD; chat with Jason Robert Brown; and watch “Cry, Trojans!”

  • Advice

    Jason Robert Brown Shares What He Looks for in Actors

    The composer-lyricist of the new Broadway musical “The Bridges of Madison County” shares what attracts him to performers.

  • Reviews

    ‘The Last Five Years’ Benefits From Its Author’s Insightful Direction

    Jason Robert Brown has chosen to direct “The Last Five Years,” his 2002 two-person musical about a troubled first marriage, for Second Stage Theatre, and the result is enthralling.