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Rip Torn-- contentious, brilliant, mercurial, genius-- actor is dead at age 88. He was best known for playing Garry Shandling's sidekick on "The Larry Sanders...
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Martin Charnin, 85, the co-creator and lyricist for "Annie," has died. His daughter posted a notice to Instagram over night. Charnin and Charles Strouse...
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Even adding the famous song it was named for has not saved Broadway's "Pretty Woman." The tepidly reviewed musical will close on August 18th...
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Carole King has had a huge hit with her Broadway musical, "Beautiful," even though it may be winding down soon. King's songs with Gerry...
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Liberace and his glittering pianos are finally on track for Broadway. For the last couple of years, movie producer David Permut--who just produced the all-star...
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Summer can be cruel on Broadway -- especially if there are no Tony Awards in mid June for shows that are suffering at the...
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One thing the 17 actors on stage at Riverside Church couldn't see last night as they performed Robert Schenkkan's "The Investigation": the looks on...
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I attended this extraordinary performance last night at the magnificent Riverside Church on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Annette Bening is the host. John Lithgow...
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First of all, it's hard to believe "Pretty Woman" is still playing on Broadway. It got no Tony nods at all. Nothing. Not for...
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Sunday night's Tony Awards crashed in the ratings. This should not have come as a surprise to anyone. Going in we knew that would...