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  1. theater review
    A Near-Perfect Into the Woods, for a MomentSara Bareilles leads a cast without a weak link.
  2. encores
    Fox to Re-Air First-Ever Full-Length Episode of The Simpsons for ChristmasTitled “Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire.”
  3. Theater Review: Encores! Tries to Reanimate a Jazz Age CartoonIt’s The New Yorkers, an antic mess from 1930.
  4. theater review
    Theater Review: Encores! Shows Why Big River Isn’t Coming Back Anytime SoonThe Encores! performance of Big River shows us why it’s never coming back to Broadway.
  5. o’ canada
    Tragically Hip Frontman Gives Farewell ConcertThe concert was televised across Canada. 
  6. theater review
    Theater Review: Runaways, at Encores! Off-CenterElizabeth Swados’s dark 1978 musical.
  7. theater review
    Theater Review: The Missteps (and Joys) of Do I Hear a Waltz?A flawed but not moribund show gets a flawed but not moribund staging.
  8. theater reviews
    Theater Review: The Encores! Revival of 1776It ranks as one of the best of the 68 musical revivals Encores! has offered in its 23 years of operation.
  9. theater
    Theater Review: Encores! Tries to Renovate Cabin in the SkyRehabbing a musical that’d be unproducible today.
  10. encores!
    Listen to Father John Misty’s Hilarious ‘Encore’“Does anyone have any questions or comments at this juncture?”
  11. theater
    Theater Review: At Encores!, a Brief Return to The Wild PartyBack at Encores!
  12. Theater Review: Encores!’ Little Shop of HorrorsSubsequent to the events.
  13. Theater Review: At Encores!, Zorba Tries to Find the Greek FireThe glory that was Greece.
  14. theater
    Theater Review: At Encores!, Paint Your WagonTranscending some really sketchy material.
  15. theater
    Theater Review: At Encores!, Lady, Be Good!Exclamations! Everywhere!
  16. theater
    Theater Review: The Band WagonHe’s not so easy to replace.
  17. theater
    Theater Review: Pump Boys and DinettesY’all came back!
  18. theater
    Theater Review: A Devil You Do Know, in Randy Newman’s FaustWhy it never got to Broadway.
  19. encores!
    See Kanye West Close Out Dave Chappelle’s Show With a Surprise PerformanceIs this the best encore ever?
  20. theater
    Theater Review: How Was Irma la Douce Ever a Hit?!Ceci n’est pas un succès.
  21. stage dive
    Theater Review: The Happy Return of The Most Happy FellaEncores! brings back a great one.
  22. encores!
    NBC to Re-Air The Sound of Music LiveThis very Saturday.
  23. stage dive
    Theater Review: Encores!’s On Your ToesIt’s a weak production, too. And yet …
  24. stage dive
    Theater Review: At Encores!, It’s a Bird … It’s a Plane … It’s SupermanA strange musical from another planet.
  25. countdown
    Jane Krakowski’s Playing Lola in ‘Damn Yankees’?Taking a break from ‘Mystic Pizza,’ the play, Jenna from ‘30 Rock’ might be appearing in this summer’s Encores! production.
  26. the industry
    Jim Carrey, Gay and in Prison
  27. the industry
    Mike Myers, Only Remaining Actor Never Attached to ‘Walter Mitty,’ Attached to ‘Walter Mitty’
  28. the industry
    No ‘Doubt’ About It: It’s Meryl and Philip