LONDON -- A set of the first four editions of William Shakespeare's plays -- dubbed the "Holy Grail of publishing" by Christie's auction house -- sold Wednesday for almost 2.5 million pounds ($3.68 million).
Lin-Manuel Miranda has already this year won a Pulitzer Prize, a Grammy, the Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History and a MacArthur Foundation "genius" grant. What more could he get?
"My ultimate goal is to let all my employees live good lives," said Tsai Ya Tin (蔡雅庭), the leader of Lyrics Studio. The theater troupe, established years ago by Tsai's very close friend, is a living example of the founder's vision.
Dancers from Russian Classical Ballet perform "The Sleeping Beauty" at the National Theatre Ruben Dario in Managua, Nicaragua, Monday, May 23.
Ballerina Lucila Munaretto refused to accept what her doctors told her after a rollerblading accident left her with serious brain and spine injuries -- that she might never dance again.
Paula Vogel's powerful new play "Indecent" is truly a celebration of the power of theater. A seasoned cast presents the story of a controversial early 20th century play simply and intimately, through seamlessly entwined music, dance and narrative.
London's relentless building boom has dug up another chunk of the city's history -- one with a surprise for scholars of Shakespearean theater.
With her arms stretched out and her hands elegantly curved, the young dancer stamps her feet with aplomb, defying prejudice.
New York is famous for the Metropolitan Opera but the city is home to more than 50 smaller opera companies, performing everywhere from parks to bars to private homes.
Trayvon Martin has often been in the thoughts of playwright and activist Rajendra Ramoon Maharaj in the four years since the 17-year-old unarmed black boy was shot and killed after a confrontation with neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman.