Olivia Wilde and Tom Sturridge star as Julia and Winston in the stage adaptation of George Orwell's 1984. Julieta Cervantes/DKC/O&M hide caption

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'1984' Comes To Broadway And 'It's Not An Easy Evening'

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Sponsors Pull Support For 'Julius Caesar' That Seems To Depict Trump

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Karyn Meek, production stage manager for the Tony-nominated musical Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, describes stage managers as "the hub of the wheel." Jeff Lunden for NPR hide caption

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Stage Managers: You Can't See Them, But Couldn't See A Show Without Them

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Elizabeth Taylor, (from left) George Segal, Richard Burton and Sandy Dennis starred in the 1966 film adaptation of Edward Albee's play, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? A theater director in Portland recently cast an African-American actor as Nick (Segal's role) — and found the Albee estate withheld rights to the play. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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Why A Theater Director Made A 'Color-Conscious Choice' In 'Virginia Woolf' Casting

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Christy Altomare and Derek Klena star in the stage adaptation of the 1997 Fox animated film Anastasia. Matthew Murphy/Polk & Co. hide caption

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When It Comes To Family Musicals, Kids' Opinions Matter More Than Critics'

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Adina Verson (right) and Katrina Lenk play, respectively, Rifkele, the brothel owner's daughter, and Menke, the woman she falls in the love with. Carol Rosegg/Courtesy of Sam Rudy Media Relations hide caption

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'Indecent': A Play About A Yiddish Play That Was Ahead Of Its Time

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Cynthia Nixon (left) and Laura Linney alternate playing the roles of Regina (left) and Birdie in The Little Foxes. Joan Marcus/Courtesy of Bonyeau/Bryan-Brown hide caption

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2 Stars Share The Stage, And The Roles, In 'Little Foxes'

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Composer Tim Minchin Brings 'Groundhog Day' To Broadway

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Come From Away, whose cast is pictured here, is one of many musicals competing for attention in Broadway's current surge of openings. Matthew Murphy/Courtesy of Polk and Co. hide caption

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Broadway Producers Reckon With A Crowded Season

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit musical Hamilton won 11 Tonys in 2016. It still draws sellout crowds to the Richard Rogers Theatre in New York as well to touring productions. Evan Agostini/Invision/AP hide caption

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A Blind Theatergoer's 'Hamilton' Lawsuit Aims Spotlight On Broadway Accessibility

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Acrobat Samantha Sterman appears in the Only Child Aerial Theatre's latest show, Asylum. Andrew T. Foster/Courtesy of Helene Davis Public Relations hide caption

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Not Your Grandpa's Circus: The Big Top Makes Room For Experimental Companies

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Somali refugee Asad Abdullahi is played by four different actors, each wearing the same white hat: (left to right) Zoleka Mpotsha, Ayanda Tikolo, Siphosethu Juta and Luvo Tamba. Keith Pattison/Courtesy of BAM hide caption

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'Man Of Good Hope' Tells A Somali Refugee's Story — In Song

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Broadway's Getting A New Theater, Which Is Also Its Oldest

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James Earl Jones stars in August Wilson's Fences in 1985. Fences is one of several plays Wilson premiered at the Yale Repertory Theatre. William B. Carter/Courtesy of Matt Ross Public Relations hide caption

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Yale Repertory Marks 50 Years As A Theater Incubator

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Some Rockettes At Odds With Management Over Inauguration Performance

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