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Theater Listings for Aug. 29-Sept. 4

published about 10 hours ago
Theater Listings for Aug. 29-Sept. 4
A critical guide to productions in New York City, including shows in previews.

Theater Review: Kieron Barry’s ‘Tomorrow in the Battle’: A Love Triangle

published about 11 hours ago
Theater Review: Kieron Barry’s ‘Tomorrow in the Battle’: A Love Triangle
Kieron Barry’s “Tomorrow in the Battle,” at Stageworks/Hudson, follows powerful, self-destructive Londoners in a romantic triangle.

Spectators Walk Out of a Show for Many Reasons

published about 17 hours ago
Spectators Walk Out of a Show for Many Reasons
Boredom and irritation. A waiting train. Or deep disappointment. Ticketholders walk out of a show for varied reasons.

Ruby Rae Spiegel’s Play ‘Dry Land’ Confronts Abortion

published about 18 hours ago
Ruby Rae Spiegel’s Play ‘Dry Land’ Confronts Abortion
Ruby Rae Spiegel, still a Yale undergraduate, will see her play “Dry Land,” about a DIY abortion, produced in New York.

Checking Back: Broadway Darlings, Rejects and Mixed Memories

published 1 day ago
Checking Back: Broadway Darlings, Rejects and Mixed Memories
Critics for The New York Times recently checked back on long-running Broadway shows. We asked readers for their memories of the shows.