• In this undated photo provided by O&M/DKC, John Slattery, left, and Nathan Lane perform in a scene from the production of "The Front Page." The play opened Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York under the direction of three-time Tony Award-winner Jack O’Brien.  (Julieta Cervantes/O&M/DKC via AP)

    Review: Nathan Lane saves ‘The Front Page’ from fish wrap

    NEW YORK (AP) — You want the story? You want to really know what’s up with “The Front Page” on Broadway? Well, pay attention, you lousy baboons. Here’s what you need to know: This sap of a play is older than yesterday’s news. But, I’ll level with you. This is the God’s honest truth: A fellow named Nathan Lane somehow saves it.

  • This image released by Polk & Co. shows, Richard Armitage, left, and Amy Ryan, in a scene from “Love, Love, Love”, currently performing off-Broadway at Roundabout at Laura Pels Theatre in New York.  (Joan Marcus/Polk & Co. via AP)

    Review: The kids are not alright in play ‘Love, Love, Love’

    NEW YORK (AP) — The social, economic and emotional legacy of post-World War II baby boomers certainly hasn’t lived up to the 1960s optimism of a youth movement that thought it would “change the world.”

  • Actress Allison Janney poses atop her new star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

    Allison Janney to star in ‘Six Degrees of Separation’ in NYC

    NEW YORK (AP) — A Broadway revival of “Six Degrees of Separation” will star Allison Janney and John Benjamin Hickey as the rich New York couple who have a run-in with a brash con artist.

  • In this image released by PBS, from left, Daveed Diggs, Okieriete Onaodowan, Anthony Ramos and Lin-Manuel Miranda perform in the musical, "Hamilton." The documentary “Hamilton's America” debuts on PBS on Friday as part of its Great Performances series, offering a behind-the-scenes look at the musical’s creation and putting it in historical context. (Joan Marcus/PBS via AP)

    The filmmaker behind the ‘Hamilton’ documentary reveals all

    NEW YORK (AP) — What was to become the Broadway phenomenon “Hamilton” was still raw and unshaped when documentary filmmaker Alex Horwitz turned on his camera three years ago.

  • In this Sept. 29, 2016 image taken from video, actress Mandy Gonzalez appears during an interview in New York. Gonzalez, a Broadway veteran of such shows as “Wicked,” “Aida” and “In the Heights” replaced Renée Elise Goldsberry as Angelica Schuyler in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical about Alexander Hamilton.  (AP Photo)

    Mandy Gonzalez steps into ‘a dream role’ in ‘Hamilton’

    NEW YORK (AP) — The night Mandy Gonzalez made her triumphant debut in “Hamilton” on Broadway, there was a special guest in the audience cheering her on: a Jedi Master, in fact.

  • Entertainer Billy Crystal performs the opening number during a benefit concert for the Hillary Victory Fund Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

    Broadway concert for Hillary Clinton draws huge stars

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stars of Hollywood and Broadway — including Julia Roberts, Jake Gyllenhaal, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Hugh Jackman, Emily Blunt, Neil Patrick Harris and Helen Mirren — put on a splashy fundraiser for Hillary Clinton.

  • In this Oct. 7, 2014 file photo, Bette Midler poses for a portrait in New York. The Grammy- and Emmy Award-winner is re-releasing a deluxe version of “The Divine Miss M,” her 1972 debut album that included the hits "Do You Want To Dance," "Chapel Of Love," "Friends" and "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)

    Bette Midler revisits ‘old friends’ _ her star-making songs

    NEW YORK (AP) — Bette Midler is going back to the beginning of her career — the divine beginning.

  • This image released by The Metropolitan Opera shows British baritone Simon Keenlyside during a performance of Mozart's “Don Giovanni.” (Marty Sohl/The Metropolitan Opera via AP)

    British baritone Simon Keenlyside headlines Mozart HD

    NEW YORK (AP) — After four years’ absence from the Metropolitan Opera, Simon Keenlyside makes an attention-grabbing return, leaping from a balcony railing onto a ladder and scrambling down to the stage.

  • Christopher Jackson is latest to leave Broadway’s ‘Hamilton’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Christopher Jackson, who earned a Tony Award nomination for originating the role of George Washington in “Hamilton,” is leaving the Broadway show on Nov. 13.