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Watch: Ian McKellen Gets Emotional Reading Coming Out Letter

Feb 9
British actor Ian McKellen got emotional reading a coming out letter from Michael Tolliver, the fictional character from Armistead Maupin's novel series "Tales of the City," during a recent series from "Letters Live."

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Stage Version of 'Frozen' to be Directed by Broadway Veteran

By Mark Kennedy | Feb 9
Disney has tapped one of Broadway's freshest talents to direct one of its most anticipated musicals, "Frozen."

Theatre Review :: The Convert

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 9
One can sense the playwright's skepticism: Other than clothing and customs, Danai Gurira seems to be saying, different tribes of humans are identical in the wrongs they perpetrate.

Theatre Review :: Utility

By Marcus Scott | Feb 9
Once the power is out in Emily Schwend's "Utility," the character and the playwright lose their way.

Theatre Review :: A Ride on the Irish Cream

By Terence Diamond | Feb 8
"A Ride on the Irish Cream" tells the story of a little girl (Regan)'s rich fantasy romance with a pontoon boat, The Irish Cream that appears to be docked in her backyard.

Theatre Review :: Prodigal Son

By Maya Phillips | Feb 8
"Prodigal Son" appeals to the intellect of its audience with moral and existential themes, but ultimately suffers from being too much or not enough.

To Relieve Stress, Ted Cruz Sings Show Tunes

Feb 8
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz apparently really loves Broadway. So much so that his wife, Heidi Cruz, said last week that her husband calls her up to sing show tunes as a way to cope with stress.

Hot Choreography at the Ballet

By Paul Parish | Feb 6
San Francisco Ballet opened its winter season last week with two programs of mixed bills, each of which featured a world premiere by a hot choreographer.

Choreographer Dan Safer on Making 'Ubu Sings Ubu' (With Help from Google)

By Robert Nesti | Feb 4
Can the little-seen 19th century satire "Ubu Roi" still shock today? The answer can be found with "Ubu Sings Ubu," a mash-up of punk/rock & absurdist theater. EDGE spoke to the production's co-adapter, director & choreographer Dan Safer about the project.

'An American in Paris' Tour Kicks Off in Boston

Feb 3
"An American In Paris," the most-awarded new musical of 2015, opens its national tour with a two-week engagement at the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre in Boston, October 25-November 6, 2016.

'Charles Busch's Cleopatra' to Receive World Premiere in NYC

Feb 3
Charles Busch will return to Theater for the New City this spring with his new comedy "Charles Busch's Cleopatra" for a limited premiere showcase engagement.

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