Two stars of the stage, small and big screens will co-host the 2014 Village Voice OBIE Awards on May 19 at Webster Hall (125 East 11th Street) in the East Village. Tamara Tunie, perhaps best known as the lead in the Public Theater's Troilus and Cressida (among more credits listed below) and Hamish L ... More >>
Alex Timbers takes on Rocky
Shakespeare gets a fresh update, complete with Slurpees and pot.
Find love at the Delacorte
Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne on Imelda Marcos and the bubble of power
Shake it at David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s new musical
We asked Off- and Off-Off theatermakers what they feel the scene is missing
Just as Wicked provided the Oz backstory for new generations, Peter and the Starcatcher serves as a prequel to Peter Pan, but it uses a whole other tone. In showing how a mopey orphan boy became the arrested youth known as Peter Pan and a creepy pirate named Black Stache evolved into the taunting, ... More >>
On the occasion of the 56th Annual Obie Awards, we ask theater-makers their view of todaysand tomorrowsexperimental theater
The best of the 2010-2011 Off-Broadway theater season
The best of the Off-Broadway season
This just in. . . LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD René Buch and Repertorio Español BEST NEW AMERICAN PLAY Kristoffer Diaz, The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity (includes $1,000 prize)
Disney goes downtown
To the playhouse!
A fake Andrew Jackson and a fake Moliere join a real Patrick Stewart on Broadway
Plus Amy Ryan: not your everyday Jane
If you haven't already heard of it, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson is an emo-rock opera by young theater provocateurs Michael Friedman and Alex Timbers, who's also the guy responsible for mounting a "Hell House" in bougie-Brooklyn, a Scientology Christmas Pageant, and a version of Henrik Ibsen' ... More >>
As the the Wooster Street prepares to close, downtown vets pay tribute the beloved space
Three musicals—two of them new, one from the '60s—all sing of crazy worlds
Les Freres Corbusiers Dance Dance Revolution
Riots! Devils! Mopey Danes! The famous shows we're most sorry we missed.
Gleeful printing-press musical is top of the flops
Try a little of everything at fall dance smorgasbords