Opening Arguments in Menendez Trial Focus on the Meaning of Friendship The opening statements of the federal corruption case of Senator Robert Menendez centered on the question: What constitutes a permissible friendship with a politician?
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Tomorrow’s Marquee Names, Now in the Making Unknown talents — some joining high-profile projects like “Mean Girls,” others creating brand-new work — will soon brighten New York theater.
Scouting Report: How to Join the Fashion Pack at New York Fashion Week Open houses and special shopping events at Barneys, Bergdorf, Bloomingdale’s and more.
Metropolitan Diary: They Validate Parking A woman does a good deed, and reaps a small benefit.
Celebrate West Side Story’s 60th Anniversary With Songs and Memories Celebrity guests to be announced for the September 26 event at Feinstein's/54 Below.
Watch the Cast of the New Les Misérables National Tour in Action The 25th anniversary production will travel North America beginning September 21.
New York City Offers Free Lunch for All Public School Students The city becomes the largest district in the country to feed all children free of charge, ending stigma for those who can’t afford to pay.
Tony Winner Jonathan Pryce Will Play Pope Francis in Netflix Film The Pope The stage and screen alum will likely be joined by Anthony Hopkins as Pope Benedict.
Critics Say City Has Not Investigated Yeshivas, Breaking Pledge The schools that serve Orthodox students are accused of ignoring secular subjects. One graduate called them, ‘an educational catastrophe.’
Jason Alexander, Sherie Rene Scott, and the Company of The Portuguese Kid Meet the Press The new play by Moonstruck and Doubt writer John Patrick Shanley is set to begin Off-Broadway performances September 19.
Take a First Look at the New Les Misérables National Tour in Rehearsals The tour, which stars Broadway’s Nick Cartell as Jean Valjean, is set to begin performances in Providence, Rhode Island September 21.
Go Inside Rehearsals for Too Heavy For Your Pocket, New Off-Broadway Play About Freedom Riders The new play, written by Jireh Breon Holder and directed by Margot Bordelon, will kick off Roundabout Theatre’s Underground season of world-premiere works September 15.
What You Need to Know About Ticketmaster’s #VerifiedFan Ticket-Buying The new ticket-buying procedures for Hamilton and the upcoming Springsteen on Broadway and Harry Potter.
Broadway's Farinelli and the King, Starring Mark Rylance, Completes Its Cast Claire van Kampen’s play will begin performances December 5.
Matt McGrath and Arnie Burton to Star in Lonely Planet The Steven Dietz play will kick off Keen Company’s new season Off-Broadway.