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Trump-inspired ‘Building the Wall’ — theater review

A “what if” scenario can lead a writer anywhere. Robert Schenkkan goes to the near-future to imagine horrifying aftershocks of Donald Trump’s presidency in the cautionary two-hander “Building the Wall,” at New World Stages. It’s 2019. In a ...

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‘The Price’ with Mark Ruffalo is not all right: theater review

If you squint real hard you might see a slight physical resemblance between Mark Ruffalo and Tony Shalhoub as they play siblings in “The Price.” The thick hair, dusted with gray. The shape of their faces. The builds. Then again, ...

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Theater review: ‘Disaster!’ isn’t one

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 9:00 PM Faith Prince, Kevin Chamberlin and Kerry Butler rock ’70s fashions and belt hits from the era in “Disaster!” It takes guts to call a Broadway show “Disaster!” That’s just asking ...

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Theater review: ‘Sense & Sensibility’ scores

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, February 4, 2016, 8:00 PM Ashley Garrett Except for a few intentionally sour chords on a piano to set a doleful mood, “Sense & Sensibility” hits all the right notes. It’s goofy, joyous and deeply ...

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‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ kicks off theater run atop the box office

ASSOCIATED PRESS Sunday, January 31, 2016, 1:43 PM Dreamworks “Kung Fu Panda 3’ finished atop the box office after its first weekend in theaters. “Kung Fu Panda 3” kicked its way to the top of the North American box office ...

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Theater review: Phony ‘I and You’

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 28, 2016, 2:05 PM What’s real and what’s fake comes up more than once in Lauren Gunderson’s exasperating play “I and You.” As written, acted and directed, the two-character drama comes off as really ...

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Ziegfeld Theater, which opened in 1969, will close Thursday

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 28, 2016, 5:58 PM It’s curtains for the Ziegfeld Theater. The iconic movie theater’s final screening will be at 10 p.m. Thursday, according to its website. Fans can still book a ticket to “Star ...

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Theater District hot spot Angus’ Cafe Bistro ends its run

BY Larry Mcshane, Anthony Izaguirre NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, January 3, 2016, 1:27 AM Go Nakamura/New York Daily News Exterior of Angus’ Cafe Bistro on Saturday January 2, 2016 in Manhattan. The curtain is coming down on a longtime ...

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‘Star Trek’ alum George Takei grabs food near Longac Theater

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, December 25, 2015, 3:51 PM Grant Lamos IV/Getty Images Takei and a pal dropped by the new Dos Caminos Times Square for pre-performance dinner and ordered chips and salsa, the pescado tacos and a slice ...

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N.J. movie theater evacuated during ‘Star Wars’ screening

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, December 18, 2015, 12:55 PM Frank Giummo via Twitter A Freehold, N.J., theater was evacuated Friday afternoon during a screening of the new “Star Wars” movie, according to a report. Joe Hewes of Freehold told ...

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