Geoffrey Rush has become the latest star to land the role of King Lear in another new production of William Shakespeare's tragedy.
Lithuanian actor Donatas Banionis has died at the age of 90.
John Lithgow's turn as King Lear in New York has failed to conquer the critics.
Veteran actor John Lithgow was left struggling to remember his lines after rain halted an outdoor performance of King Lear in New York City this week (beg21Jul14).
Veteran actor John Lithgow was recently subjected to verbal abuse on the streets of New York after a fan took a disliking to the thick beard he is growing for his new stage role as King Lear.
British rockers Elbow wanted to bring actor Benedict Cumberbatch onstage for a special appearance at Glastonbury festival last weekend (27-29Jul14) but the plan fell through.
Actress Ruby Dee has died at the age of 91.
Actress Lee Chamberlin has lost her fight with cancer at the age of 76.
Actress Annette Bening is set to make a return to the New York stage after almost 26 years.
A classic backstage comedy for anyone who loves regional theater.
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