‘Oh, Mary!’ review: The funniest show on Broadway

‘Oh, Mary!’ review: The funniest show on Broadway

Theater review OH, MARY! 80 minutes, with no intermission. At the Lyceum Theatre, 149 W 45th Street. How on earth, amid the political implosion in Washington D.C., is the most heavenly escape on Broadway a non-musical play about the White House? The preposterously enjoyable “Oh, Mary!,” which opened Thursday night at the Lyceum Theatre, does … Read more

John Mulaney adds 2 shows at Port Chester’s Capitol Theater. Get tickets

John Mulaney adds 2 shows at Port Chester’s Capitol Theater. Get tickets

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. Everybody isn’t in LA. Comedian, actor, writer and “It’s Everybody’s In LA” host John Mulaney just announced he’ll perform two shows at Port Chester, NY’s Capitol Theatre on … Read more

Nancy Pelosi and AOC play ‘N/A’ is a predictable snooze

Nancy Pelosi and AOC play ‘N/A’ is a predictable snooze

Theater review N/A One hour and 20 minutes, with no intermission. At the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater, 150 W 65th St. Don’t come looking for juicy drama at “N/A,” the new play about Nancy Pelosi and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that opened Thursday night at Lincoln Center’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. The behind-closed-doors scenes pitting the Speaker … Read more

‘Cats: The Jellicle Ball’ review: The most fun you’ll have at the theater this summer

‘Cats: The Jellicle Ball’ review: The most fun you’ll have at the theater this summer

Theater review CATS: THE JELLICLE BALL Two hours and 30 minutes, with one intermission. At PAC NYC, 251 Fulton Street. Through July 28. The hottest show in town is… “Cats”? Nobody’s said that about Andrew Lloyd Webber’s singing-dancing feline musical since around 1984. But four decades later and it’s true again. If you somehow find … Read more

How NYC’s massive Palace Theater was lifted into the air: ‘An inch an hour’

How NYC’s massive Palace Theater was lifted into the air: ‘An inch an hour’

Putting up a Broadway show is hard enough.  But try lifting a 111-year-old, 7,000-ton Broadway theater 30 feet in the air.  That’s just what a group of intrepid engineers and designers have done to the Palace Theater, the iconic 47th Street venue that’s played host to such luminaries as Judy Garland, her daughter Liza Minnelli, … Read more

How Ian McKellen, 85, ‘cried out in pain’ after falling off stage during London play

How Ian McKellen, 85, ‘cried out in pain’ after falling off stage during London play

Sir Ian McKellen has been hospitalized after falling off the stage during a performance on the West End in London on Monday night. The 85-year-old actor reportedly lost his footing in the middle of a fight scene in “Player Kings” at the Noël Coward theatre, according to the BBC. McKellen “cried out in pain” and … Read more

Inside the Tony Awards afterparties: Angelina Jolie serves McDonald’s, Billy Porter protests

Inside the Tony Awards afterparties: Angelina Jolie serves McDonald’s, Billy Porter protests

“No more Carlyle! No more Carlyle!,” shouted Billy Porter.  It’s not so often you witness a protest inside the ritzy Carlyle Hotel, but the “Kinky Boots” actor was furious.  “Everybody leave right the f—k now!,” he said. The “Pose” star and a slew of others — including yours truly, Corey Cott (“The Heart of Rock … Read more

Get discounted Broadway tickets for every 2024 Tony Award winner

Get discounted Broadway tickets for every 2024 Tony Award winner

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. The 2023-2024 Broadway season has officially come to a close now that the Tony Awards have been handed out — and 10 of the awarded shows are still … Read more

Save on ‘Merrily We Roll Along’ tickets to see Tony-winner Daniel Radcliffe

Save on ‘Merrily We Roll Along’ tickets to see Tony-winner Daniel Radcliffe

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. “Merrily We Roll Along” was already a “surefire, genuine, walk-away blockbuster, lines down to Broadway, boffola, sensational, box office lalapalooza, gargantuan hit” and now it has the Tony … Read more

‘Outsiders’ knocks out ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ at an otherwise dull Tony Awards

‘Outsiders’ knocks out ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ at an otherwise dull Tony Awards

They weren’t outsiders on Sunday night. In a neck-and-neck race, the fantastic new musical “The Outsiders” ultimately took home the coveted Best Musical trophy at the Tony Awards, honoring the best of Broadway, at Lincoln Center. Most pundits (not me!) predicted Alicia Keys’ semi-autobiographical piece “Hell’s Kitchen,” which is also a fun night out, would … Read more

How to watch the 2024 Tony Awards for free: Time, TV and live streaming

How to watch the 2024 Tony Awards for free: Time, TV and live streaming

New York Post may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you buy through our links. Live from Lincoln Center, it’s Broadway’s biggest night (of 2024, at least)! The 77th Annual Tony Awards, which recognize excellence in Broadway theater, are set to begin in just a few hours. The 2023-24 Broadway season was the … Read more

Tony Awards 2024 predictions: ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ or ‘Outsiders’ — which will win Best Musical?

Tony Awards 2024 predictions: ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ or ‘Outsiders’ — which will win Best Musical?

It’s not just the humidity that has Midtown Manhattan sweating bullets — it’s the Tony Awards! While several races on Broadway’s biggest night are all but wrapped up, the most coveted prize, Best Musical, is going right down to the wire. Nobody is totally sure if “Hell’s Kitchen” or “The Outsiders” takes it. More From … Read more

Inside the Tonys’ most legendarily debauched after-party: Fights, fires and passed-out-legends

Inside the Tonys’ most legendarily debauched after-party: Fights, fires and passed-out-legends

A few years ago, a well-known Broadway producer stood outside the Carlyle Hotel — fuming. He had just won a coveted Tony Award, and yet the big shot was appalled to discover that he was not on the door list for the hottest afterparty in town.  Meanwhile, the cast of his play was inside the … Read more

‘Titanic’ musical review: Tragic tale is sweeping and thrilling — even without Jack and Rose

‘Titanic’ musical review: Tragic tale is sweeping and thrilling — even without Jack and Rose

The RMS Titanic’s doomed 1912 voyage did not make a strong argument for hugeness. Quite the contrary. Theater review TITANIC Two hours and 40 minutes, with one intermission. At New York City Center, 131 W. 55th Street, through June 23. But the sweeping concert revival of Maury Yeston’s musical “Titanic” at New York City Center … Read more

How to get discounted Broadway tickets for all 2024 Tony-nominated shows

How to get discounted Broadway tickets for all 2024 Tony-nominated shows

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. We’re just a few days away from Broadway’s biggest night and before this year’s Tony-nominated shows get a national spotlight, we have an exclusive deal to share with … Read more

Inside Pat Sajak’s acting role in Hawaii after ‘Wheel of Fortune’ retirement

Inside Pat Sajak’s acting role in Hawaii after ‘Wheel of Fortune’ retirement

He’s spinning his wheels.  Fresh off of his record-breaking four decades hosting “Wheel of Fortune,” Pat Sajak already has his next gig lined up. Although Sajak, 77, said that he’s stepping back from the long-running game show to retire, he’s set to be in a play at the Hawaii Theatre in Honolulu, for a community … Read more

The Apollo at 90: Harlem legend Leslie Uggams recalls doing ‘29 shows a week’ at the iconic theater

The Apollo at 90: Harlem legend Leslie Uggams recalls doing ‘29 shows a week’ at the iconic theater

When a 9-year-old Leslie Uggams made her debut at Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater in 1952, she instantly won over the notoriously tough crowd as the “extra added attraction” on a bill with jazz great Louis Armstrong as headliner. “It was terrific … They loved me,” Uggams, now 81, told The Post about her 20-minute act, … Read more

Tom Holland stuck in heinous London ‘Romeo and Juliet’: ‘2.5 hours of my life I will never get back’

Tom Holland stuck in heinous London ‘Romeo and Juliet’: ‘2.5 hours of my life I will never get back’

LONDON — Pity Peter Parker. Like a fly caught in a web, Tom Holland, the British actor who plays Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is trapped in a woeful West End production of “Romeo & Juliet.”  The stripped-down Shakespeare show is a dreary and pretentious slog that’s about as passionate as an economics lecture. … Read more

Cynthia Nixon breaks her silence on Sara Ramirez’s ‘And Just Like That’ exit

Cynthia Nixon breaks her silence on Sara Ramirez’s ‘And Just Like That’ exit

And just like that, Miranda is talking.  Cynthia Nixon, 58, who played Miranda Hobbes on “Sex and the City” and its spinoff series, “And Just Like That,” is opening up about Miranda losing her on-screen paramour, Che Diaz (Sara Ramirez, 48).  In an interview with Variety published Thursday, Nixon said that both Ramírez and the … Read more

The Post was right — Audra McDonald WILL play Mama Rose in ‘Gypsy’ on Broadway

The Post was right — Audra McDonald WILL play Mama Rose in ‘Gypsy’ on Broadway

Ready or not, here comes Audra! Just like I said. A new Broadway revival of “Gypsy,” starring Audra McDonald as Mama Rose, was officially announced on Wednesday. Directed by George C. Wolfe, the production of Jule Styne, Stephen Sondheim and Arthur Laurents’ classic musical will open in December (previews start in November) at the newly … Read more