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Off-Broadway Theater

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  • WIGS channel aims for TV-quality scripted shows on YouTube

    WIGS channel aims for TV-quality scripted shows on YouTube
    The wails of an infant haunt much of the 13-minute YouTube clip. On the Internet's dominant video site, recordings of laughing babies, talking twin babies, roller-skating babies long have made for amusing, sure-fire click bait. This case of a crying...
  • Review: "The Lion in Winter" Roars In Stockbridge

    Review: "The Lion in Winter" Roars In Stockbridge
    The show: “The Lion in Winter” at the Fitzpatrick Main Stage (formerly the Berkshire Theatre Festival) in Stockbridge, Mass. What makes it special?: Treat Williams and Jayne Atkinson dig into dialogue in James Goldman’s still...
  • Winter Park Playhouse opens 'Forever Plaid'

    Winter Park Playhouse opens 'Forever Plaid'
    The Winter Park Playhouse opens its 2013-2014 Mainstage Series this Friday, Aug. 2, with the hit Off-Broadway musical, "Forever Plaid." In the 1950s, four male singers whose lives ran out before their enthusiasm did, are miraculously revived for a...
  • Nick Searcy brings authenticity to his characters

    Nick Searcy brings authenticity to his characters
    This is the first of a series on some of the top character actors in Hollywood. Over the years, Nick Searcy has played everything from a German shepherd in an off-Broadway musical rip-off of "Cats" called "Dogs" to astronaut Deke Slayton in the Emmy...
  • Mad Cow Theatre adds off-Broadway play to season

     Mad Cow Theatre adds off-Broadway play to season
    Mad Cow Theatre has announced the final play of its 2013-14 season, filling in the "to be determined" gap next summer in its previous season announcement. I'm going to follow the lead of the New York Times and refer to the dark comedy as the...
  • SCR returns to the past to honor anniversary

    SCR returns to the past to honor anniversary
    South Coast Repertory will conclude its 50th season with the play that opened its first: "Tartuffe," the farce by French playwright Moliere about a religious hypocrite who charms his way into a family home. It's the Costa Mesa theater's way of coming...
  • Andy Karl will be Broadway's Rocky in Sylvester Stallone musical

    Andy Karl will be Broadway's Rocky in Sylvester Stallone musical
    Yo, the Italian Stallion is coming to Broadway and Andy Karl will play the struggling Philly boxer-with-heart in the upcoming musical, “Rocky,” producers announced on Monday. Margo Seibert will play opposite Karl as Rocky’s girlfriend,...
  • In 'Lucky 7,' the lives of a more ordinary number

    In 'Lucky 7,' the lives of a more ordinary number
    TORONTO — Modern television dramas are filled with all kinds of fantastical characters you’ll probably never meet in real life — turncoat FBI agents, throne-seeking knights, superhero crime fighters. What it may not have enough of, at...
  • Mad Cow Theatre opens season with 'Other Desert Cities'

    Mad Cow Theatre opens season with 'Other Desert Cities'
      Mad Cow Theatre will open its 17th season with "Other Desert Cities," a 2011 critically acclaimed play by Jon Robin Baitz, who created television's "Brothers and Sisters" and has written for "The West Wing" and "Alias." Fans of "Brothers and...
  • Aaron Neville, "War Horse" Creators, Kronos Quartet Highlight New Haven Festival

    Aaron Neville, "War Horse" Creators, Kronos Quartet Highlight New Haven Festival
    The latest show from the British director and South African puppeteers of Broadway’s award-winning “War Horse,” a premiere of a chamber opera based on a Chekhov short story, performance by Aaron Neville and the Kronos Quartet and talks...
  • Ayad Akhtar's "Disgraced" Wins Pulitzer Prize

      "Disgraced," by Ayad Akhtar, won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Drama for his work in his off-Broadway play depicting "a successful corporate lawyer painfully forced to consider why he has for so long camouflaged his Pakistani Muslim heritage." The play...