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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.”

An Antidote to Digital Dehumanization? Live Theater

An Antidote to Digital Dehumanization? Live Theater

Ayad Akhtar maintains that what he calls the “attention-finance complex” has contributed to the collapse of a collective well-being.

7 More Adventurous Theater Directors to Look Out For

7 More Adventurous Theater Directors to Look Out For

Katie Mitchell’s production of Alice Birch’s “Anatomy of a Suicide” played at the Royal Court Theater in London in 2017.

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Paris Cabarets: Can We Ask for More Than the Cancan?

Dancers performing the cancan at the Moulin Rouge in Paris.

Bobby Darin Who? Jonathan Groff Gets It Now

Bobby Darin Who? Jonathan Groff Gets It Now

Jonathan Groff, the star of “The Bobby Darin Story,” which will open the new season of the “Lyrics & Lyricists” series at the 92nd Street Y.

Review: ‘Straight White Men,’ Now Checking Their Privilege on Broadway

Review: ‘Straight White Men,’ Now Checking Their Privilege on Broadway

From left, Stephen Payne, Josh Charles, Armie Hammer and Paul Schneider are the father and sons of Young Jean Lee’s “Straight White Men,” which opened on Broadway on Monday.

A Childhood Eden Seared by Violence. Set to Music?

A Childhood Eden Seared by Violence. Set to Music?

Abigail and Shaun Bengson, a married pair of singer-songwriters who’ve turned their personal stories into theater, most recently in “The Lucky Ones.”

A Show About Indigenous Canadians Has a Glaring Omission: Indigenous Canadian Actors

A Show About Indigenous Canadians Has a Glaring Omission: Indigenous Canadian Actors

For the second time this month, the Quebec theater director Robert Lepage is facing criticism over the casting of a show.

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: An Impresario of ‘Fire and Air’ (if He Does Say So Himself)

Review: An Impresario of ‘Fire and Air’ (if He Does Say So Himself)

In “Fire and Air,” James Cusati-Moyer, sitting in the foreground, is the dancer Nijinsky and Douglas Hodge, behind him in the top hat, is the impresario Diaghilev. Members of their circle, from left: Marsha Mason, John Glover and Marin Mazzie.

Joan of Arc, Superstar? Not to the Woman Playing Her

Joan of Arc, Superstar? Not to the Woman Playing Her

Condola Rashad on the set of “Saint Joan” at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater.

Ayad Akhtar Gets a European Welcome, With Conditions

Ayad Akhtar Gets a European Welcome, With Conditions

From left, Peter Simonischek, Irina Sulaver, Aenne Schwarz and Philipp Hauss in Ayad Akhtar’s “The Who & the What” in Vienna.

This Movie Romance Scandalized a Nation. Now It’s a Drama Onstage.

This Movie Romance Scandalized a Nation. Now It’s a Drama Onstage.

Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in the 1963 film “Cleopatra.” Their on-set affair has inspired a new play.

Review: ‘Mean Girls’ Sets the Perils of Being Popular to Song

Review: ‘Mean Girls’ Sets the Perils of Being Popular to Song

Erika Henningsen as Cady Heron in the musical “Mean Girls,” adapted by Tina Fey from her screenplay for the cult-favorite 2004 film.


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