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Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz to star together on Broadway

Hollywood power couple Daniel Craig (a.k.a. James Bond) and Rachel Weisz (most recently in "Oz: The Great and Powerful") are to head to Broadway in the fall, costarring as husband and wife in Harold Pinter's "Betrayal."


Theater Review: Mike Tyson takes off the gloves in tell-all solo 'Undisputed Truth'

Mike Tyson tells all in his one-man show 'Undisputed Truth' at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre.


Tony Award winner brings Broadway to Oscars

The folks behind Hollywood's glitziest night have imported some help this year - from Broadway....


Tom Hanks in ‘Lucky Guy,’ His Broadway Debut

Tom Hanks

Mr. Hanks is making his Broadway debut in “Lucky Guy,” written by his friend Nora Ephron... Tom Hanks swears. Not a blue streak, no, but it’s bracing to hear profanity from the man who has defined decency for three decades in Hollywood, playing white knights in “Splash,” “Forrest Gump,” “Apollo 13” and the “Toy Story” series. If he is grandma-friendly on screen, he is looser and less predictable in person — as his old friend Nora Ephron was reminded several years ago when she sent him the screenplay for a biopic, “Lucky Guy.” Mr. Hanks took an instant dislike to his character, Mike McAlary, the muckraking columnist of New York City tabloids in the 1980s and ’90s.


'Once' crowned best musical at the Tony Awards

Once Musical

The bittersweet romantic musical "Once" won best musical Sunday night at the Tony Awards. It beat out "Newsies," "Nice Work If You Can Get It" and "Leap of Faith."


66th Tony Awards: And the Winner Is . . . Washington

Sunday night, we will finally get the answer to a tense theater season cliffhanger: Will the Kennedy Center win its first Tony Award in 15 years?


'Lion King' is Broadway's all-time box office king

Very quietly, almost stealthily, a new king has been inaugurated on Broadway. Box office figures released Monday show that "The Lion King" last week swiped the title of Broadway's all-time highest grossing show from "The Phantom of the Opera."


Ricky Martin Livin' La Vida Evita on Broadway

Every spring, a non Broadway star is brought in with a new production or revival to goose ticket sales. Last year it was Daniel Radcliffe in “How to Succeed in Business.” Last night, it was Ricky Martin, the pop star sensation of 1998, starring as Che Guevara in “Evita.” Ricky is selling tickets, and on stage he makes a fine Che. He’s not quite as passionate as you might like, and his voice is pop, not Broadway. He’s not belting anything out. He’s also a very clean cut idea of Che, lacking a beard or long hair. (He’s sort of the Nickelodeon Che.)


Apple firestorm leads artist to change his show


Mike Daisey, the off-Broadway performer who admitted that he made up parts of his one-man show about Apple products being made in Chinese sweatshops, has cut questionable sections from the monologue and added a prologue explaining the controversy.


‘Spider-Man,’ a Year After First Preview, Is on Solid Ground

A year after its preview disasters “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” is established as a solid Broadway show.


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