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Review: Renée Fleming Plays Against Type in ‘Living on Love’

published about 9 hours ago
Review: Renée Fleming Plays Against Type in ‘Living on Love’
Ms. Fleming, the opera star, heads the cast of Joe DiPietro’s Broadway comedy as a tantrum-throwing egomaniacal opera star.

ArtsBeat: Audiences Flying to ‘Neverland’ and ‘Paris’

published about 12 hours ago
ArtsBeat: Audiences Flying to ‘Neverland’ and ‘Paris’
Despite negative reviews, producers of the “Peter Pan”-inspired “Finding Neverland” announced a national tour.

In ‘Emily Climbs (Machine Méchant),’ a Botched Rebirth

published about 13 hours ago
In ‘Emily Climbs (Machine Méchant),’ a Botched Rebirth
“Emily Climbs” seems like a singular story, but it’s actually two stories told by three actors playing the same character.

Review: In ‘Séquence 8’ Acrobats Defy Gravity and Constrictive Words

published about 13 hours ago
Review: In ‘Séquence 8’ Acrobats Defy Gravity and Constrictive Words
Les 7 Doigts de la Main, philosophizing acrobats with a gift for subverting metaphors, upend and mock the laws of physics.

Cirque du Soleil Being Sold to TPG-Led Private Equity Group

published about 18 hours ago
Cirque du Soleil Being Sold to TPG-Led Private Equity Group
The deal for the Montreal circus troupe is said to be valued at about 1.5 billion Canadian dollars.