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    Sundance Announces Winner of First Tennessee Williams Award

    Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins will be the first recipient of the inaugural award supporting the development of new work for the stage.

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    TCG’s Annual Report Finds American Theater’s Finances Approaching Pre-Recession Levels

    A long, chugging train, straining to climb but doing so steadily and with the mountaintop in view: That’s the economic picture painted by the Theatre Communications Group’s annual report for 2012 regarding the health of American theaters.

  • Reviews

    NY Review: 'The Women of Spoon River: Their Voices From the Hill'

    Actor-adapter Lee Meriwether's "The Women of Spoon River," a Fringe entry, focuses on the distaff population of Edgar Lee Masters' epitaphs to vivid effect.

  • Reviews

    A Short Trip

    In Jason Atkinson’s dull Fringe comedy “A Short Trip,” complex religious questions underlie superficial concerns in a story about whether a spouse should take a Roman vacation.

  • Advice

    Pilar Millhollen

    Equity actor Pilar Millhollen became yet another casualty of the economy a few months ago when her agent dropped her, along with several other clients.

  • News

    L.A.’s Brimmer Street Theatre Co. Gambles on Fundraiser

    The Los Angeles ensemble, a non-profit which produces and develops new work, is hosting a professional Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournament at its annual gala. Buy in for the card game is $35.

  • News

    'Rear Window' to Be Adapted for Broadway

    The original source material for Alfred Hitchcock's classic film "Rear Window" will be adapted for Broadway by actor Tim Guinee, producer Charlie Lyons, and director Jay Russell.

  • Reviews

    Ticket 2 Eternity

    Matthew Ethan Davis’ Fringe show “Ticket 2 Eternity,” a dreamscape about the joys of servitude, is a lively peek into a would-be waiter’s subconscious but lacks coherency.

  • News

    Best of the Week Ahead: April 18–24

    “Forbidden Broadway”; the 15th Annual Festival of Film Noir; the 4th Annual Comedy in Dance Festival; a panel discussion with members of the cast and creative team of AMC’s “Mad Men”; and a night of comedy with Sarah Silverman are some of the things we’re looking forward to ...

  • Advice

    Cirque du Soleil Goes to the Movies

    Academy Award–nominated director Andrew Adamson (“Shrek”) on bringing Cirque du Soleil’s Vegas stage creations to big screens in his new 3D film “Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away.”