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New York Has Its ‘Jerry Springer’ Moment, With Arias and Dancing

New York Has Its ‘Jerry Springer’ Moment, With Arias and Dancing

Terrence Mann, as the title character in “Jerry Springer — The Opera,” was lifted up by the cast during rehearsal for a scene about good versus evil.

Review: Hot Stuff Turns Cold in ‘Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’

Review: Hot Stuff Turns Cold in ‘Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’

LaChanze, center, as the title character in her prime in “Summer: The Donna Summer Musical.”

Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles

Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles

From left: Cindy Cheung, Dolly Wells, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Phillip James Brannon as two gay couples who find their liberal politics challenged in “Log Cabin.”

Review: Whose ‘Fair Lady’? This Time, Eliza’s in Charge

Review: Whose ‘Fair Lady’? This Time, Eliza’s in Charge

Lauren Ambrose, at center, letting loose at the racetrack in the Lincoln Center Theater revival of “My Fair Lady.”

Review: A ‘Carousel’ That Spins on a Romantically Charged Axis

Review: A ‘Carousel’ That Spins on a Romantically Charged Axis

Jessie Mueller as Julie Jordan and Joshua Henry as Billy Bigelow in the revival of “Carousel.”

Review: ‘An Ordinary Muslim’ Gets Caught Between Cultures and Genres

Review: ‘An Ordinary Muslim’ Gets Caught Between Cultures and Genres

Purva Bedi, left, and Sanjit De Silva play husband and wife in “An Ordinary Muslim.”

The Secret Life of Sven

The Secret Life of Sven

Sven, featured in “Frozen” at the St. James Theater — and inhabited here by the actor Adam Jepsen — has a mix of reindeer and human-like qualities.

Rupert Everett Gets His Oscar (Wilde, That Is)

Rupert Everett Gets His Oscar (Wilde, That Is)

Left, the Irish writer Oscar Wilde; right, Rupert Everett as Wilde in “The Judas Kiss.”

Review: ‘The Lehman Trilogy’ Is a Transfixing Epic of Riches and Ruin

Review: ‘The Lehman Trilogy’ Is a Transfixing Epic of Riches and Ruin

Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles star in Stefano Massini’s “The Lehman Trilogy.”

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen

What should we see? Would-be theatergoers gathered last week at the Times Square TKTS booth to see which shows were being discounted.

Tom Hollander Is Starring on Broadway, Poor Guy

Tom Hollander Is Starring on Broadway, Poor Guy

The “Travesties” star Tom Hollander, on the pleasures of acting: “It’s like going on holiday without having to get on an airplane.”

Andrew Garfield and Stephen Spinella Trade Emails on Their Famed ‘Angels in America’ Role

Andrew Garfield and Stephen Spinella Trade Emails on Their Famed ‘Angels in America’ Role

Two Prior Walters: Andrew Garfield, left, plays Prior in the current revival of “Angels in America” on Broadway. Stephen Spinella originated the role in the early 1990s.

What Radicalizes Young Men? This Show Tells You via WhatsApp

What Radicalizes Young Men? This Show Tells You via WhatsApp

“The Believers Are But Brothers,” a hit in the Edinburgh Festival Fringe last year, is now at the Bush Theater in London.

Parkland Survivors Get a Broadway Master Class in Healing

Parkland Survivors Get a Broadway Master Class in Healing

Cameron Kasky, 17, a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, rehearsing “Spring Awakening” while members of the original Broadway cast watched.

After ‘Hamlet’ and ‘King Lear,’ Where Else Can Paapa Essiedu Go?

After ‘Hamlet’ and ‘King Lear,’ Where Else Can Paapa Essiedu Go?

“There’s a line of classical roles for Paapa, if he wants to play them,” the director Simon Godwin said.

Review: At Stratford, ‘Coriolanus’ Is Riveting and Troubling

Review: At Stratford, ‘Coriolanus’ Is Riveting and Troubling

André Sills as the title character in Shakespeare’s “Coriolanus,” directed by Robert Lepage for the Stratford Festival in Canada.


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