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Shakespeare, Constellation and GALA Clean Up at the Helen Hayes

THEATRE | By Doug Rule | May 29
Shakespeare Theatre Company was the big winner at May 23's Helen Hayes Awards, snagging 12 wins.

Jake Hegge's Musical Tales

MUSIC | By Joel Martens | May 19
The world of music is a better, richer one because of the work of this skilled composer and those with whom he has collaborated. Jake Hegge talks about his life and career.

Michael Carbonaro, Star of truTV's 'The Carbonaro Effect,' Presents "Michael Carbonaro LIVE!"

THEATRE | By Mike Halterman | May 8
Even now, audiences around the country can experience a feeling of magic and wonder with Carbonaro as he brings the tricks to you -- and it's all live!

His Lola Adventure

THEATER | By Richard Dodds | May 1
He did not create the role of Lola in "Kinky Boots," but it sometimes seems like the role was created for him.

Duncan Sheik Reconsiders A Psycho and Makes Beautiful Music

THEATRE | By Mark Kennedy | Apr 9
The first time Duncan Sheik read the disturbingly gory novel "American Psycho," it didn't go well. He got halfway through the book before throwing it across his dorm room in disgust.

Creating A Legacy at MetroStage

LOCAL | By Doug Rule | Feb 7
Fresh out of college, Thomas W. Jones II thought about becoming a comedian. "I really got into performance that was really engaging an audience," he says. "You know, where it was just the performer and the audience."

Anthony Rapp :: Seasons of Life

THEATRE | By Joel Martens | Jan 31
Success stories for actors in the best of circumstances are a rarity, and for LGBTQ actors it's even harder to "make it." Anthony Rapp's is one such success story. The actor discusses his life and career.

Folderol and Fiddledeedee: 'Cinderella' at National Theatre

THEATRE | By Tim Rosenberger | Nov 22
"So many people got engaged after seeing this show," Douglas Carter Beane bellows over gusts of wind. I've caught the mastermind behind The National Theatre's Cinderella out for a walk in the Cotswolds.

'If/Then' :: Taking the Show on the Road

THEATRE | By Richard Dodds | Oct 31
It's been reunion time for Anthony Rapp and Idina Menzel, who first worked together nearly 20 years ago as original cast members of "Rent." Now they are on a post-Broadway tour of "If/Then,"

Adult Harry Potter (and Son) Coming to Stage in a New Play

THEATRE | By Jill Lawless | Oct 23
Producers announced Friday that "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" will center on an adult Harry and his son Albus Severus.

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