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No one plays prickly and contentious like Frances McDormand. It doesn't matter if she's the mother in "Almost Famous" who declares that "Rock stars...
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The continued sniping at "Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" by the New York Post has turned into a festival of untruths. The Post...
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"Rock of Ages," the Broadway musical about pop and rock music from the 1980s, is getting a surprise addition to its cast. Of course,...
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The New York Times, trade papers Variety and The Hollywood Reporter, as well as USA Today and Bloomberg News, all disregarded the set opening...
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Yes, James Franco and Nicole Kidman are headed to Broadway this fall for Tennessee Williams's "Sweet Bird of Youth." I told you that Franco was...
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"Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" won't officially open until March 15th, set back from February 7th. And January 11th. And December 21st. At...
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"Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" turns on the money. Last week, "Spider Man"--still in previews--was the number 1 grossing show on Broadway. The $65...
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"Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" may be the most controversial Broadway show ever. But it's also a hit. The Julie Taymor-Bono & the Edge...
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This is tough: Natalie Mendoza is leaving "Spider Man: Turn off the Dark," but there are no tears backstage. Mendoza famously suffered a concussion a...
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Sunday's matinee of "Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" produced no injuries and only one short stop, in the first act. Otherwise, the well publicized...