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    Hanafuda Denki : A Tale of Fantastic Traditional Playing Cards

    A mixture of ghost stories andWeimarcabaret, “Hanafuda Denki,”Tokyo’s Ryuzanji Company’s adaptation of “The Threepenny Opera,” is sometimes inexplicable but always delightful.

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    John Stamos Says ‘Gore Vidal’s The Best Man’ Has Been ‘Life-Changing’

    John Stamos, currently appearing in "Gore Vidal's The Best Man" on Broadway, chatted with Backstage about playing the bad guy, working with James Earl Jones, and his future in musical theater.

  • News

    L.A.'s VS. Theatre Company Finds a Home

    VS. Theatre Company takes over the former site of the Black Dahlia Theatre.

  • News

    Honorary Recipients Announced for 2012 NYIT Awards

    Five Lesbian Brothers, the Theatre Development Fund, and Astoria Performing Arts Center will receive honorary awards at this year's New York Innovative Theatre Awards in September.

  • Reviews

    City of Shadows

    “City of Shadows” is a unique and compelling song cycle from the Fringe that makes use of haunting forensic photographs to paint an impression of life’s fragility and preciousness.

  • Reviews

    Becoming Butch

    Vincent James Arcuri’s “Becoming Butch,” a one-man Fringe show, is a familiar gay self-acceptance tale related with such specificity and insight that it’s once again fresh.

  • Reviews

    20 Somethings

    Evan Sanderson’s “20 Somethings,” a Fringe Festival play about young people seeking a place to belong, is funny and touching though somewhat unoriginal.

  • News

    28th Annual Artios Awards Nominees Announced

    CSA nominates CDs Bernard Telsey, Tara Rubin, Jim Carnahan, Francine Maisler, and more for 2012 awards honoring excellence in casting for theater, film, and television.

  • Reviews

    My Date With Troy Davis

    In the Fringe show “My Date With Troy Davis,” the engaging Daniel Glenn considers such philosophical concerns as comparative moralities and the worth of human life with flair.

  • Reviews

    SleepOver

    Watching the Fringe drama “SleepOver,” it becomes clear that high school senior Max W. Friedlich is a talented writer, with a sharp ear for dialogue and a good eye for character.