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Regina Spektor Tunes Up for Broadway

A couple of weeks ago, the singer-songwriter Regina Spektor was shown into a soundproofed rehearsal studio in midtown. “Let me know what you think of it, Regina,” the proprietor, a man in a black baseball cap, said. “Because you’re very…

Terrence McNally in the Age of #MeToo

There’s a man in a woman’s apartment, and he’s decided, after one date and a roll around the sack, that he’d rather not leave. The man and the woman are co-workers—she’s a waitress at a diner; he’s a cook whose comely wrists have…

Getting To Know BURN THIS Star Adam Driver

This season, Academy Award-nominee Adam Driver is making his return to the Broadway stage alongside Keri Russell in Lanford Wilson's play Burn This. One of the finest actors of his generation, Driver has routinely displayed a…

The Broadway Life of Hillary Clinton

A few weeks ago, I was speed-walking through midtown Manhattan toward the Cort Theatre, where Glenda Jackson is starring in “King Lear.” It was a few minutes before curtain, and I was running late. As I approached the marquee, I spotted…

Two Broadway Shows Dismantle the American Myth

“Lots of things happen to folks.” Those were the words that haunted me as I left the dark, sexy, weird, brutal new Broadway revival of “Oklahoma!” the other night—words as banal and deadly and all-American as Donald Rumsfeld’s “Stuff…
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