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Annette Bening, Jessica Hecht & Jessica Collins Will Join John Lithgow in Shakespeare in the Park's King Lear

Annette Bening, Jessica Hecht & Jessica Collins Will Join John Lithgow in Shakespeare in the Park's King Lear

The speculation was true! Annette Bening, along with Jessica Hecht and Jessica Collins, will play the daughters of the previously announced John Lithgow in the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park production of King Lear. Tony winner Daniel Sullivan will direct the Shakespeare classic about a King who loses everything after disowning his favorite daughter. The play will run ...

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John Lithgow, Martha Plimpton & More Will Join Glenn Close in A Delicate Balance On Broadway

John Lithgow, Martha Plimpton & More Will Join Glenn Close in A Delicate Balance On Broadway

The cast is set for the Broadway revival of Edward Albee’s A Delicate Balance. Tony winner John Lithgow and nominee Martha Plimpton will join the previously speculated three-time Tony winner Glenn Close in the Pam MacKinnon-helmed project. They will be joined by Tony winner Lindsay Duncan, Bob Balaban and Olivier winner Clare Higgins. The limited engagement will run for ...

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Marvin Hamlisch Makes Magic, the Rockettes Kick It & Big Fish Swims Away in Our Christmas Week Datebook

Marvin Hamlisch Makes Magic, the Rockettes Kick It & Big Fish Swims Away in Our Christmas Week Datebook

Broadway elves (uh, the Matildas?) have been hard at work to make sure Christmas week in NYC offers a full stocking of theatrical treats, including a new Marvin Hamlisch documentary, a final chance to see Big Fish and, of course, those holiday vixens, the Radio City Rockettes. Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, we have your list of Broadway ...

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Signature Theatre Company to Honor The Dance and the Railroad Playwright David Henry Hwang at Annual Gala

Signature Theatre Company to Honor The Dance and the Railroad Playwright David Henry Hwang at Annual Gala

The Signature Theatre Company’s annual gala celebration will honor Tony-winning playwright David Henry Hwang on February 11 at off-Broadway’s Pershing Square Signature Center. Hwang’s play The Dance and the Railroad began previews February 5 at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, starring Rui Iskandar and Yueken Wu.

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John Lithgow to Headline The Magistrate at London's National Theatre; More Plays Announced for Upcoming Season

John Lithgow to Headline The Magistrate at London's National Theatre; More Plays Announced for Upcoming Season

Tony winner John Lithgow in will star in The Magistrate, directed by Timothy Sheader, at London's National Theatre. The National's upcoming season will also include Alan Bennet’s previously announced new play People, The Effect by Lucy Prebble and more. Performances will take place at the Lyttlelton Theatre, the Cottesloe Theatre and the Olivier Theatre in London.

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Celebrating Broadway Abs, Onstage Kink and Male Lingerie: Tony Awards We'd Love to See

Celebrating Broadway Abs, Onstage Kink and Male Lingerie: Tony Awards We'd Love to See

On June 10, a select group of theater professionals will get to take home Broadway's biggest honor: a Tony Award. Although we're eager to congratulate the Best Actors and Best Featured Actresses, Broadway.com's editors feel it's high time to bestow awards in some less-obvious categories! Below is our list of 25 fictional Tonys we ...

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The Columnist, Starring John Lithgow, Receives Third and Final Extension

The Columnist, Starring John Lithgow, Receives Third and Final Extension

David Auburn’s The Columnist has extended its run at Manhattan Theatre Club’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre for the third time. Directed by Daniel Sullivan, the play will now end its limited engagement on July 8. Starring two-time Tony Award winner John Lithgow, The Columnist opened on April 25 and was originally scheduled to conclude its run July 1 ...

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Squigs Pens a Newsworthy Portrait of John Lithgow in The Columnist

Squigs Pens a Newsworthy Portrait of John Lithgow in The Columnist

David Auburn’s political drama The Columnist stars 2012 Tony nominee John Lithgow as Joseph Alsop, a king among columnists, beloved, feared and courted in equal measure in the early 1960s. Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson took a seat at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre to capture Lithgow as Alsop along with (from top) Margaret Colin as Susan ...

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The Columnist’s John Lithgow Dishes on Missing Woodstock and Plays Charades on Late Night

The Columnist’s John Lithgow Dishes on Missing Woodstock and Plays Charades on Late Night

John Lithgow may call himself the “the least cool member” of his generation, but having just nabbed his sixth Tony nomination for The Columnist, it appears he's doing just fine. On May 21, Lithgow dropped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to chat about his early days as an actor, including his decision to skip Woodstock and instead study ...

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Darren Criss Gives Licking Privileges, Jeremy Jordan Goes Both Ways & More Lessons of the Week

Darren Criss Gives Licking Privileges, Jeremy Jordan Goes Both Ways & More Lessons of the Week

It's hard to believe another insanely busy week on Broadway is over, but it's even harder to believe we managed to narrow this week's lessons down to 10! The Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards were a fun-filled, face-licking lesson goldmine, with everyone from Darren Criss to Jeremy Jordan to Laura Osnes spilling their guts on stage and ...

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