Biggins slams “woke” superman’s son coming out as bisexual We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our…View More Wokeness gone mad: Macbeth slapped with trigger warning as punters told to call Samaritans
For someone who struggles with what he described as “legendary, decades-long insomnia,” BD Wong usually makes rest a priority on the weekends. “With Sundays, in…View More How BD Wong Spent Tony Awards Sunday
LONDON — A play about two long-dead British politicians might not be an obvious winner in London’s West End. But this summer a brief run…View More To His Surprise, His Play About 2 Dead U.K. Politicians Struck a Chord
Alamo Drafthouse, the hip, booze- and food-serving moving theater chain with three locations in the Denver area, has filed for bankruptcy in the wake of…View More Alamo Drafthouse movie theaters, with three Denver area locations, files for bankruptcy
Plague erased social, gender and personal differences. Shakespeare responded by emphasizing people’s unique and inerasable difference. His work is a narrative vaccine. By Emma Smith…View More Opinion | What Shakespeare Teaches Us About Living With Pandemics
PARIS — The children hurried with their parents past tree-lined promenades and sparkling fountains toward a jewel-box puppet theater in Luxembourg Gardens, the popular park…View More The French Theaters Where the iPhone Is No Match for Guignol
As actors and the parents of eight-year-old twins, Neil Patrick Harris, and his husband, David Burtka, who is also a chef, know how to improvise.…View More How Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka Spend Their Sundays
ATHENS — Our next location is a mere 100 steps from where I’m writing these essays. I pass it every day on my way to…View More Opinion | Athens in Pieces: The Tragedy of Democracy
[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] The 15 or 20 minutes before the performance ticked…View More Did ‘Hamilton’ Get the Story Wrong? One Playwright Thinks So
There are stirrings of discussion these days in philosophical circles about the prospect of human extinction. This should not be surprising, given the increasingly threatening…View More Opinion | Would Human Extinction Be a Tragedy?
“Be good or be gone” has long been the slogan of the Apollo Theater’s Amateur Night, an open-mic talent show where the audience can boo…View More The Warm-up Master of Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Retiring. Wait, He Changed His Mind.
To the Editor: “Spoiler Alert: Act I Is Brutal. Brace Yourself” (front page, Nov. 19) got me thinking back to when I attended my first…View More Opinion | Trigger Warnings at the Theater: Love ’em, Hate ’em
MOSCOW — One of Russia’s most daring and innovative directors went on trial on Wednesday, charged in a financial fraud case widely seen among the…View More Trial of Russian Director Seen as Test of Artistic Freedom