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Marathon 18-hour Shakespeare play dazzles Avignon



'Shakespeare in Love' bows on London stage - with the dog

'Shakespeare in Love' bows on London stage - with the dog

Man gets 10 years to life in death of Vegas dancer

A judge sentenced a former Cirque du Soleil performer to 10 years to life in prison on Wednesday in the killing and dismemberment of his...

Clouds over Wagner's Green Hill at famed Bayreuth Festival

The curtain goes up on the Bayreuth Festival this week, but observers say the prestigious month‑long summer music fest dedicated to the works of...

Nathan Lane: Straight actors can play gay roles

Gay actors shouldn't have a monopoly on gay roles, award‑winning stage and screen actor Nathan Lane said. Lane, who is gay and has played both...

Deaf educator and pioneer Robert Panara dies at 94

Robert Panara, who lost his hearing as a child and became a leading educator of the deaf and a pioneer of studies of deaf culture, has died. He was 94....

'The Fantasticks' breaks a color barrier

Not long ago, Kevin R. Free went to an audition for a part in the longest running musical in history. He immediately felt weird. All the other actors...