The Public Theater

Michael Friedman, a versatile, cerebral, and witty composer and lyricist who brought a historian’s eye and a journalistic
Public Theater director's wife, as well as other Shakespeare companies around the country, have been targeted.
The controversy over Trumped-up Shakespeare in the Park continues to be a bloody mess.
Just how do you take some old play—W. Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, the Tony (Antonius) Award winner from 1599, for instance
Aneesh Sheth is "very blessed" to have found her voice on the New York stage.
Cover: Abigail and Shaun Bengson in 'Hundred Days;' photo: courtesy of the Public Theater ____________________ Don't you
The Gabriels are dealing with other problems as well. The family--lifelong residents of Rhinebeck, a village on the Hudson
And a busy season it will be! To help you wade through all the offerings coming at us, our writers have been hard at work
"The stage was set, the Paula lights were glowing and Donna Lynne was dancing for her life," Ruiz, who was promoted to series
If superlative acting interests you -- and you probably wouldn't be reading this if it didn't -- you're well advised to make every effort you can to see Phylicia Rashad as Shelah in Tarell Alvin McCraney's Head of Passes, at the Public.
The only distressing element about Hungry, the initial installment in Richard Nelson's new trilogy about the Gabriel Family of Rhinebeck, NY--a philosophical, political and round-the-block neighbor to his Apple Family--is that the author makes the whole thing look so effortlessly easy.
JV: It's an honor, really. I am constantly reminded through friends, and fans just how special this show is and has been
The Lower East Side has always been a playground for oddballs, creative types who diverge from Manhattan's mold. It's a quirky neighborhood filled with idiosyncrasies and secrets stuffed in blocks and buildings. These days, south of Union Square is trending, a wonderland of bars, movie houses, and restaurants that offer a refreshing contrast to Midtown.
Hamilton, written and composed by Lin-Manuel Miranda and directed by Thomas Kail, is the most breathtaking show of its kind that the world has seen in a long time. It ended its world premiere run at the Public on May 3, and is scheduled to open on Broadway on July 13.