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Tena Stivicic’s ‘3 Winters’ wins Blackburn Prize

This Monday, March 2, 2015 photo provided by courtesy of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize shows, Tena Stivicic, left, (U.K. and Croatia), and Alex Kilgore, the president of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, at the reception held at Playwrights Horizons in New York. Stivicic has won the oldest and most prestigious playwriting prize for women for her sweeping play about four generations of women growing up in Croatia after World War II. The author of "3 Winters" was awarded the international Susan Smith Blackburn Prize and $25,000 on Monday night.  (AP Photo/Courtesy Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, Richard Termine)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tena Stivicic was still buzzing a day after winning the oldest and most prestigious playwriting prize for women with her sweeping play about four generations of women growing up in Croatia after World War II.

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Chilina Kennedy on finding the ‘joy’ of Carole King on B’way

This image released by the O and M Company shows Canadian actress-singer Chilina Kennedy who is taking over from Jessie Mueller in "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" on March 7. (AP Photo/The O and M Co., Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time Broadway theatergoers got to see Chilina Kennedy, she was portraying Mary Magdalene. Now she’s returned to play someone much more contemporary — songwriter Carole King.

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Director of ‘Verite’ and ‘Hand to God’ discusses his methods

This May 4, 2014 file photo shows theater director Moritz von Stuelpnagel at the 29th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards at the NYU Skirball Center in New York. Von Stuelpnagel, the artistic director of the downtown Studio 42 company, is directing two works: "Verite," a thriller starring Anna Camp currently at Lincoln Center, and "Hand to God," a satire starring a sock puppet that’s coming to Broadway this month. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Not many theater directors have the range to do a play with a foul-mouthed hand puppet and then one with a whiff of film noir. Moritz Von Stuelpnagel can do both — in the same season.

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Clive Owen to make Broadway debut in Pinter’s ‘Old Times’

In this Oct. 18, 2014 file photo, actor Clive Owen poses for photographers at the Rome Film Festival in Rome. Owen will make his Broadway debut this fall in in “Old Times” by Harold Pinter Roundabout Theatre Company said Monday, March 2, 2015, that Owen will star in the “unsettling drama of desire and blurred realities” starting Sept. 17 at one of its Broadway theaters. Douglas Hodge will direct. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Clive Owen will make his Broadway debut in “Old Times” by Harold Pinter.

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Nick Offerman to star in stage’s ‘A Confederacy of Dunces’

In this Nov. 3, 2012 file photo, Nick Offerman arrives at the "Holy Motors" special screening as part of AFI Fest in Los Angeles. Offerman of NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” will star as Ignatius Reilly in a stage adaptation of "A Confederacy of Dunces," in Boston. Huntington Theatre Company in Boston said Monday that Offerman will play the obnoxious, overweight and very funny protagonist of the novel who rails against the evils of the modern age and sells hot dogs from a cart in the French Quarter. The show will run from Nov. 11-Dec. 13. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Offerman of NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” will star as Ignatius Reilly in a stage adaptation of “A Confederacy of Dunces.”

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