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Rob Weinert-Kendt, an arts journalist and editor of American Theatre magazine, has written for The New York Times and Time Out New York. He writes a blog called The Wicked Stage.
The cast of “Girl From the North Country” (photo: Joan Marcus)
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How did an old war horse manage to outrun a rolling stone?
Anthony Hopkins and Florence Pugh in the new Amazon/BBC version of ‘King Lear’ 
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A new adaptation from the BBC and Amazon makes ideal use of a sensational cast of British actors.
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Rodgers and Hammerstein created tuneful diversions but also some of our nation's most enduring entertainments.
 Photo By Matthew Murphy
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“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is both a sequel to Rowling’s iconic seven-book series and a canny rehash of many of its tropes.
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A blockbuster exhibition profiles one of the 20th century's great bridge figures.
Matthew MacFadyen (Henry Wilcox) Hayley Atwell (Margaret Schlegel) in 'Howards End’
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E. M. Forster's masterpiece is a state-of-the-nation thesis in the guise of a real estate inheritance plot.
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There is simply no ignoring the elemental power of seeing Jesus’ depicted, earnestly and largely reverently, on national TV.
Beth Malone and Andrew Garfield in ‘Perestroika,’ part 2 of ‘Angels in America’ (photo: Brinkhoff Mögenburg) 
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Tony Kushner’s two-part play feels both timely and timeless.
Photo of Arthur Miller courtesy HBO
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Rebecca Miller has made a film that pays complicated tribute to a complex man.
Roslyn Ruff and Jimonn Cole in ‘X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation’ (photo: T. Charles Erickson)
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But was the civil rights leader Brutus or Caesar?