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Chita Rivera will headline the event

Chita Rivera Performs at Art Attack Benefit at Birdland

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 15
On Monday, September 15, Broadway legend Chita Rivera will headline at "An Evening of Song," benefiting the Art Attack Foundation at the equally legendary Birdland music club.

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Theatre Reviews

"Yentl" runs to Oct. 5 at Washington, D.C.'s Jewish Community Center

Yentl

By Doug Rule | Sep 14
The show needs punchy music to match the punch of the story about a girl who gives up everything to pursue her dream - only to besmirch her own plans by pursuing love and happiness.

The cast of 'Sunday in the Park with George' at Signature Theatre

Sunday in the Park with George

By Rachel Breitman | Aug 25
In Sondheim's musical imagining of the life of painter Georges Seurat and his American grandson George, the competition between artistic control and reality makes the story at times brilliant, at others, two-dimensional.

An Octoroon

By Marcus Scott | May 4
Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins joins the masterful ranks of Lydia R. Diamond, Tarrell Alvin McCraney and Katori Hall with his subversive "An Octoroon" at Soho Rep.

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Theatre Features

William Inge's Dark Side Explored at Upcoming Ptown Festival

By Robert Israel | Sep 8
William Inge & Tennessee Williams were friends & rivals. Both dominated 1950s American theater, but dealt with being gay differently. At the upcoming Williams Theatre Festival in Ptown, four short Inge plays explore his relationship with being gay.

Justin V. Bond in 'The Drift'

Justin V. Bond Stages Free Association Show 'The Drift' at Joes' Pub

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 8
On September 11, Justin Vivian Bond embarks on a new, free associative collage of spoken word and song that is inspired by Tennessee Williams' story "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone."

Thayne Jasperson as Pothos in "Finding Neverland" at the ART

Thayne Jasperson :: Scene Stealing (On All Fours)

By Robert Nesti | Sep 4
In the new musical "Finding Neverland" actor Thayne Jasperson has no lines of dialogue & performs on all fours, but as J.M. Barrie's dog Porthos, he steals the show. EDGE spoke to the talented actor about his extremely physical role.

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