‘Porgy and Bess’: Gershwins’ Opera Gets Film Update

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Producers Mike Medavoy and Bobby Geisler are developing a re-envisioned and updated film version of George and Ira Gershwin’s… Read More

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If making your Broadway debut at age 12 doesn't sound scary enough, imagine doing it in an iconic role. Now triple it. That's… Read More

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Denzel Washington Returning to Broadway in "A Raisin In The Sun" Revival?

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The New York Post is reporting that Denzel Washington will play Walter… Read More

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In his lifetime, the late, great playwright August Wilson penned two Pulitzer Prize-winning Broadway dramas: Fences (1985)… Read More

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Dance is more than an artistic display of the physical prowess that lies within the human form. For many of those who attended the… Read More

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Cicely Tyson Returning to Broadway After 30 Years

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The last time Cicely Tyson appeared on Broadway was during an August 22, 1983 to September 18… Read More

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Audiences were first introduced to Khalil Kane in the 1992 classic Juice, where he and Tupac played teenagers caught up… Read More

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Alvin Ailey’s Latest Season Is Another Hands-Down Winner

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Sequels are rarely more satisfying than the originals, but choreographer Robert Battle just defied the odds this… Read More

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Chiwetel Ejiofor is returning to his stage roots next summer, when he'll play the Congolese nationalist hero… Read More

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