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Rosemary Harris to star in 'Indian Ink' off-Broadway

Rosemary Harris to star in 'Indian Ink' off-Broadway

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Tony Award-winning actress Rosemary Harris is to star in the off-Broadway premiere of Tom Stoppard's "Indian Ink," the Roundabout Theatre Company announced.
Andrea Martin to star in 'Noises Off'

Andrea Martin to star in 'Noises Off'

NEW YORK, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Broadway veteran Andrea Martin will headline a new revival of the classic comedy "Noises Off" put on by the Roundabout Theatre Company in January.
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'Shakespeare in Love' to open on London stage next summer

'Shakespeare in Love' to open on London stage next summer

LONDON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- A stage production of the film, "Shakespeare in Love," is to open at London's Noel Coward Theatre next summer, producers announced Wednesday.
Ewan McGregor to make Broadway debut in fall 2014

Ewan McGregor to make Broadway debut in fall 2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Scottish actor Ewan McGregor is to make his Broadway debut in the revival of Tom Stoppard's play "The Real Thing," producers announced Thursday.

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Pacino radio documentary to air on BBC

Pacino radio documentary to air on BBC

LONDON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Actor Al Pacino has made a British radio documentary about his new film "Wilde Salome" and the inspiration behind his interpretation of Oscar Wilde's 1891 play.
Knightley to star in 'Anna Karenina'

Knightley to star in 'Anna Karenina'

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Joe Wright is to direct British actress Keira Knightley in a big-screen adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel "Anna Karenina," Focus Features said Thursday.
Crudup, Colin set for 'Arcadia' revival

Crudup, Colin set for 'Arcadia' revival

NEW YORK, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Margaret Colin, Billy Crudup and Raul Esparza have signed on to star in the Broadway revival of Tom Stoppard's stage comedy, "Arcadia."

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'Potter' prequel sells for $50K at auction

'Potter' prequel sells for $50K at auction

LONDON, June 11 (UPI) -- An 800-word "Harry Potter" prequel penned by the series' author J.K. Rowling reportedly has been sold for $50,000 at an auction held at Waterstone's in London.
Rowling pens 'Potter' prequel for charity

Rowling pens 'Potter' prequel for charity

LONDON, May 30 (UPI) -- British author J.K. Rowling has written an 800-word prequel to her wildly popular "Harry Potter" series of books to be auctioned for charity.

'Catered Affair' leads Drama Desk noms

NEW YORK, April 28 (UPI) -- The new musical, "A Catered Affair," led the way with 12 nominations Monday when the nominees were announced in New York for the 53rd Annual Drama Desk Awards.

Gore, Stoppard to receive Dan David prize

TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, British playwright Tom Stoppard and Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan are among this year's Dan David Prize honorees in Israel.

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'Spring Awakening' leads Tony nods with 11

NEW YORK, May 15 (UPI) -- "Spring Awakening," the off-Broadway hit musical that moved to New York's Great White Way, captured 11 Tony Award nominations, the most of any play this year.

Charity sketch collection raises millions

LONDON, May 7 (UPI) -- More than 25,000 artists thus far have donated money and art to a British project dedicated to raising funds for Oxfam and Save the Children.

University of Texas acquires Mamet papers

AUSTIN, Texas, April 18 (UPI) -- The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas has acquired the papers of playwright David Mamet, it was announced Wednesday.

EU faulted in Darfur violence

BERLIN, March 24 (UPI) -- Europe's literati denounced the nations of the European Union for failing to bring about peace in the Sudan's war-torn Darfur region. In a letter to 27 EU leaders gathered in Berlin for a weekend of events celebrating the single market that began 50 years

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Garden sets stage for 'Humble Boy'

NEW YORK, June 20 (UPI) -- It isn't often that the set is the most talked-about aspect of a new play, but the lovely English garden with a sculptural beehive that is the setting for Briti
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