A new psychological study, "Holding a Mirror Up to Nature: Psychological Vulnerability in Actors," evaluates the effects of portraying other people.
Julian Sands’ “A Celebration of Harold Pinter,” now at the Irish Rep in a production directed by John Malkovich, winningly remembers the human side of the Nobel Prize–winning author.
Casting begins this week in New York for a new musical based on the life and music of Tupac Shakur, directed by Kenny Leon.
We caught up with the cast of "The Performers" at the show's meet and greet. Cheyenne Jackson, Ari Graynor, Jenni Barber, and Alicia Silverstone share their porn star names, while Henry Winkler enthusiastically motivates young actors.
Mia Guzman is just one of many actors who has been cast through Backstage!
“When You’re in Love, the Whole World Is Jewish,” derived from 1960s Jewish comedy albums and directed by Jason Alexander, is mostly a long, repetitive list of stereotypical jokes.
At Soho Rep, Jackie Sibblies Drury’s “We Are Proud to Present a Presentation…,” about Germany’s virtual extermination of the Herero people of Namibia, is pulse-pounding theater.
Ben Hill founded the Hollywood Fringe Festival (and designed the website), which runs June 5–30 (including previews) at venues around Hollywood.
A Noise Within’s production of Frank Galati’s Tony Award–winning adaptation of Nobel laureate John Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize–winning 1939 novel “The Grapes of Wrath” is a stunner.
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, launching pad of everything and everyone from "Avenue Q" to Meryl Streep, celebrated its 50th anniversary with a gala event July 11.