Stagecraft with Gordon Cox
Behind the scenes with the biggest stars on Broadway, Off Broadway and beyond.
How 'Cambodian Rock Band' Became One of the Most Produced Plays in the U.S.
by Variety on February 18, 2020 at 7:32 pm
Bending genres, confronting history and rocking out, with playwright Lauren Yee and director Chay Yew.
Duncan Sheik Created a Monster
by Variety on February 11, 2020 at 9:00 am
The Tony-winning composer, whose latest musical "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice" is now playing Off Broadway, talks the Buddhist […]
Vampires, Cowboys and Stealth Diversity
by Variety on February 4, 2020 at 9:00 am
Writer Qui Nguyen, the co-founder of Vampire Cowboys Theater Company, talks stage superheroes, Comic-Con and his new play "Revenge Song," […]
"Mrs. Doubtfire," Live From BroadwayCon
by Variety on January 28, 2020 at 9:00 am
Gender politics, quick changes and honoring Robin Williams: a live conversation with Rob McClure, Jerry Zaks and more, recorded at […]
Why Not Do The Crazy Thing?
by Variety on January 21, 2020 at 9:00 am
Why playwright Bess Wohl, now making her Broadway debut with “Grand Horizons,” keeps asking for the impossible.
What Laura Linney Learns From Bad Shows
by Variety on January 14, 2020 at 9:00 am
The "Ozark" actress, now on Broadway in "My Name is Lucy Barton," on the lessons of failure, her favorite costars and why solo shows are […]
Sometimes Theater Is Just Like Football
by Variety on January 7, 2020 at 9:00 am
Actor-producer Nnamdi Asomugha traded in pro football for Broadway, where he’s now starring in “A Soldier’s Play.”
The Surreal Spectacle of ‘Cats,’ Explained
by Variety on December 19, 2019 at 9:00 am
Director Tom Hooper talks digital fur, trailer reactions and the reason that only some cats wear shoes.
Lucas Hnath's Own Play Gave Him Nightmares
by Variety on December 10, 2019 at 9:00 am
The playwright behind "The Thin Place" and "Dana H." talks mental remapping, performing trauma and why in ghost stories, less is more.
Let's Talk About Sex Onstage
by Variety on December 3, 2019 at 9:00 am
How Broadway's first intimacy director, Claire Warden, is helping to revolutionize how actors get intimate.
How To Be The Most-Produced Playwright in America
by Variety on November 26, 2019 at 9:00 am
Writer Lauren Gunderson reveals the secrets to her success. Step 1: Write. A lot.
Jonathan Groff Knows He’s a Spitter
by Variety on November 19, 2019 at 12:00 pm
The star of "Mindhunter" and "Frozen 2" gets wet for his current gig in "Little Shop of Horrors."
Brian Cox on Shakespeare, 'Succession' and the Crisis We're In
by Variety on November 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Why the actor, now on Broadway in 'The Great Society,' chases 'scripts of the now.'
How 'The Lightning Thief' Hopes to Open Up Broadway
by Variety on November 5, 2019 at 12:00 pm
The musical's creative team talks pushing boundaries and sea changes.
The Impact of 'For Colored Girls,' Then and Now
by Variety on October 29, 2019 at 6:15 pm
Actress Adrienne C. Moore on Ntozake Shange, "Wonder Woman" and life after "Orange is the New Black."
The 'Soft Power' of Musicals to Change Minds
by Variety on October 22, 2019 at 7:54 pm
Composer Jeanine Tesori on how musicals can spur change, and how her latest changed her.
How 'Jagged Little Pill' Will Rock Broadway
by Variety on October 15, 2019 at 8:00 am
Meet the creators and producers bringing Alanis to Broadway. Recorded at Variety's Business of Broadway breakfast.
Kristin Chenoweth Wants to Write a Broadway Musical
by Variety on October 8, 2019 at 11:00 pm
The Broadway favorite dishes on her new album, her worst flub, and the bucket-list musical she wants to write.
The Broadway Controversies and Coups of Two Acting Greats
by Variety on October 1, 2019 at 8:20 pm
Eileen Atkins and Jonathan Pryce, now in “The Height of the Storm,” reveal favorite roles, Broadway memories and the […]
Why Tom Hiddleston Thinks Everyone Should Play Hamlet
by Variety on September 24, 2019 at 8:00 am
Hiddleston and his co-stars in "Betrayal," Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox, talk Pinter, dick-swinging and superheroes.