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We Need a Little Yiddish, Right This Very Minute

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As a smash hit, all-Yiddish "Fiddler" preps to move Off-Broadway, the American theater's most unlikely CEO seizes a new tradition.

Breaking Bad Brecht: Off-Broadway ‘Arturo Ui’ Goes Kerplop

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Director John Doyle's revival, starring Raúl Esparza, clumsily ties to our current political nightmare.

Meet the Brains Behind ‘The Female Role Model Project’

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Science and theater merge in a daring experiment around gender, empowerment and music.

RJ Mitte, Stephanie Gould Envision Better Roles for Actors with Disabilities

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On this podcast, two actors imagine how the arts could better represent a highly overlooked minority.

After 50 Years, Elaine May Returns to Broadway

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In Kenneth Lonergan's "The Waverly Gallery," May gives a superb performance of lasting memory.

Mike Hot-Pence by Day, VP Mike Pence by Night

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After creating a satirical character, actor Glen Pannell never expected to play the real VP.

As Joan of Arc’s Mother, Glenn Close Sears Your Soul

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With one extraordinary performance, the three-time Tony winner seems to ask two questions.

On Stage Now: The Brilliant Nazi Scientist That America Embraced

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A play about a Nazi (former Nazi?) who helped America to put a man on the moon.

Emily Mann Presents Gloria Steinem, Warts and All

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A documentary theater pioneer takes on a "deeply human" feminist legend.

For Bob Dylan Musical, Conor McPherson Jettisons the Jukebox

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"Hurricane," "Forever Young," “Like a Rolling Stone” -- but not always where you'd expect them.

Craig Lucas Has a Job Off-Broadway, and We Pay For It

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The playwright's heart is in the right place. The play isn’t quite.

Political Machines, Private Lives: Facing the Truth of ‘The True’

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“You don’t buy loyalty, you inspire it," says Edie Falco's character, proving that politics hasn't changed.

The Whim and Whimsy of James and Jamesy

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They're more Beckett than bonkers.

Five Off-Broadway Actors Admit to Being ‘Separate and Equal’

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America was always destined to be so much more, and so much better, than "separate but equal." Yes, it's disheartening and infuriating and galvanizing...

Holocaust? What Holocaust? It’s a Hoax! It’s a Hoaxocaust!

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In 2014, they asked: "If the Holocaust didn’t happen…what did?" After Trump and Charlottesville, I think we have an answer.

Who’s That Goy Speaking Yiddish?

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Shane Baker's muse -- from the crown of his keppie to the ends of his kishkes.

Audible and ‘Harry Clarke’ Remade David Cale’s Career

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Starring Billy Crudup, produced by Audible, it was performance, workshop and theater history in one.

Will Lillian Hellman Return to the Boards for ‘Days to Come’?

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Revisiting the work of a woman who did not cut her conscience to fit any theatrical fashion.

Pointed Political Parallels in an Off-Broadway ‘Henry VI’

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In Stephen Brown-Fried’s elegant new two-part adaptation of Shakespeare’s Henry VI trilogy for Off-Broadway's National Asian American Theatre Company (NAATCO), we don’t have to...

The Maria Irene Fornes Play Marathon We Need Right Now

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A 12-hour tribute to the greatest playwright you've never heard of.
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Herman Cain (and Republicans Unable)

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And then there was Jerry Falwell, Jr., with his open pants, evangelical FUPA and his hands veering into prime side-boob territory with -- hey, doesn't she have a name?