Category: Theatre

Theatre: Broadway and Beyond

Carey Mulligan on Pre-Show Rituals and Doing the One-Woman Show, ‘Girls & Boys’

"The subject matter didn’t frighten me as much as doing a one-woman show. I spend my whole career trying to forget I am being watched" - Carey Mulligan

Wendell Pierce: “I tell people all the time, get some training and become a student of your craft”

"I always said I studied to try to develop an acting muscle. The key I always thought to my career would be diversity." - Wendell Pierce

Gillian Jacobs on Returning to Theatre and Why Juilliard Wasn’t For Her

"I wanted to challenge myself again. I wanted the rigor of having to be word perfect, of not being able to pull the panic button and say 'Cut!'" - Gillian Jacobs

Bernadette Peters on Returning to Broadway and Why She is Still Trying to Improve Her Craft

"You have to do your best to fulfill the role, not fulfill yourself" - Bernadette Peters

Jonathan Groff on Playing King George III in ‘Hamilton’: “I rehearsed for about a day, and then went into the show”

Can you even imagine stepping into a role in one of the biggest Broadway hits of all time with barely any time to prepare?

Rachel Bay Jones: “Everything we’re trying to do on stage as actors is tell the truth”

Jones revealed the various anxieties she had about her career and how she learned that it was important to be herself.

Rachel Bay Jones on Finding Her ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Character

"We always try to find the recognizable thread. The thing that we relate to is always the strongest point to start from." - Rachel Bay Jones

Laura Linney: “The thing that makes the theater different from any other art form: it’s time”

Linney cast's some light on why revivals in theater are looked at differently than their television and film counterparts.

Corey Hawkins: “I grew up a theater nerd”

"The fun of it and the challenge of it is to take the play — to take the text — and make it your own, to find it your own way" - Corey Hawkins on Theater

Sally Field on Performing on Broadway: “You’re so totally and utterly and completely alive”

Field reveals how the lack of intermission helps her maintain her energy and why she decided to return to Broadway after a nearly 15-year break.

Ben Platt on How He Found Himself Starring in ‘Dear Evan Hansen’

"Every day is a different sort of vibe and feeling. It can be impacted by anything from like, "Is it raining outside?" to "Are there a lot of old people?"" - Ben Platt

Tony Nominee Corey Hawkins on His Nearly-Disastrous Juilliard Audition

"I remember thinking, ‘I want to go to Juilliard, I want that structure and I want that rigor and that classical foundation.’" - Corey Hawkins

Danny DeVito Demonstrates How He Eats a Hard Boiled Egg on Stage in Broadway’s ‘The Price’

DeVito reveals his onstage egg-eating technique and talks about performing for a Broadway audience.

Bobby Cannavale on the Physical Challenge of ‘The Hairy Ape’ and the Advice Bruce Springsteen Gave Him

"I get to the theater two hours early and run the play in my head, because it’s a lot of words and it takes me there." - Bobby Cannavale

Allison Janney, Cate Blanchett & More Lead Star-Powered Broadway Casts This Season

From screen stars to stage favorites, a number of great talents and recognizable faces will grace the Broadway stage this Spring.

Mark Ruffalo on his Return to Broadway: “All I wanted to do was get on a stage with a group of people I trust and love and do a great play”

In the current Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's The Price, Mark Ruffalo returns to Broadway for the first time in over a decade (he last appeared in 2006's Awake and Sing!)

Sally Field Living a Dream in ‘The Glass Menagerie’

Landing the role in The Glass Menagerie has been a highly coveted goal for Sally Field.

Sutton Foster on the Importance of Being Prepared

"A lot of people say, ‘What’s more important: acting, singing or dancing?’ And I say, always acting." - Sutton Foster

Interview: Michael Park Talks ‘Dear Evan Hansen’, Audition Nerves and Why He Considers Himself “Fortunate”

"I’m always a little bit nervous but those nerves help inform characters sometimes." - Michael Park on Auditioning