| Sep 10, 2008
| 5:13 PM
Touring the newly renovated Mark Taper Forum a few weeks before its official unveiling was a bit like standing at the crossroads between the past and the future. It wasn't merely the sight of stage carpenters readying the set for "The House of Blue...
| Jun 11, 2008
Stephen Sondheim and Georges Seurat. John Guare and Wassily Kandinsky. Edward Albee and Louise Nevelson.
Throughout theater history, writers have mined the works and biographies of artists to create such vastly different dramas as "Sunday in the Park...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 4:32 PM
-- Lineup: New York's Lincoln Center Theater has announced three Broadway productions for the 2010-11 season, including John Guare's "A Free Man of Color," the musical "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown" and the British play "War Horse."......
| Dec 18, 2008
| 3:23 PM
Theater this year had a hard time competing with real-life drama (the melodramatic collapse of the economy; Barack Obama's stirring, historic victory; and, for heart-attack-inducing suspense, Rafael Nadal's superhuman defeat of Roger Federer in the...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 11:43 AM
J.D. Salinger, one of contemporary literature's most famous recluses, who created a lasting symbol of adolescent discontent in his 1951 novel "The Catcher in the Rye," died Wednesday. He was 91.
Salinger died of natural causes at his home in Cornish, N....