Cumberbitches, Now Is The Time To Learn How To Be Good Theatergoers

Benedict Cumberbatch, the dreamy personification of an English accent, is currently starring in a production of Hamlet at London’s Barbican Centre. When movie stars take to the stage, theaters often see an influx of people (read: teenagers) who wouldn’t usually view plays and musicals as worthwhile sources of… »8/09/15 8:00pm8/09/15 8:00pm

Vibrant Color, Icy Lace, and a Gaggle of Supermodels At the Tonys

The Tony Awards red carpet looked a leeeeetle different than it may have in recent years: it was filled to the brim with A-list models and fashion designers, so many their presence threatened to overshadow the theatre stars themselves. Why the sudden shift? Why, Anna Wintour, of course. »6/08/15 6:40pm6/08/15 6:40pm

Don't tell mama, but the rumor that Emma Stone will be joining the cast of Broadway's Cabaret has of

Don't tell mama, but the rumor that Emma Stone will be joining the cast of Broadway's Cabaret has officially been confirmed! Stone is set to replace Michelle Williams in the role of Sally Bowles on November 11. Her run — alongside Alan Cumming as the MC — will last until February 1, 2015. »8/20/14 4:30pm8/20/14 4:30pm

Advocacy Group Dares Theater Companies to Produce More Plays By Women

The Kilroys, a self-described gang of lady playwrights and producers who are done talking about gender parity in the theater and are ready to do something about it, have just released a list of 46 highly recommended plays by female-identified authors. This list can now be shoved in the face of theater industry leaders… »6/16/14 11:30pm6/16/14 11:30pm

Surely Memorable Stage Play Features Mayonnaise Enemas

Is your butthole dry and in need of a creamy kick? Well, good news for people building sandwiches in their asses — or for those just in need of some emergency lube — but two Canadian performance artists took to the stage to deliver a performance that featured not one..., not two..., but three (ha ha ha!) mayonnaise… »7/23/13 11:00am7/23/13 11:00am

Watching These Little Girls Get Cast in Annie Will Make Your Week

Over the weekend, PBS aired ANNIE: It's a Hard Knock Life, From Script to Stage, a documentary about the classic musical's current Broadway revival. Perhaps you missed it because you (wrongly) thought you had better things to do on a Friday night than stay home and watch an Annie documentary on PBS. If that's the… »7/01/13 2:40pm7/01/13 2:40pm