The West End revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Whistle Down the Wind" has one big advantage: It got in early. The show's March 27 opening put it ahead of an astonishing pack of 13 more tuners opening…
Not too many musicals boast a cast list that includes live snakes. But there they were, writhing their way through the original London production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical transplanting of a…
The fact the current revival of "Sweeney Todd" recouped in 19 weeks, faster than any other Broadway production of a Sondheim show, is the responsibility of one man: director John Doyle.
It wasn't just photographer Ansel Adams who had a fondness for silver birch trees. For decades, their scarred and spindly trunks have been designers' shorthand for Chekhov plays. Which is why they're…
Strands: Although Congress is not exactly a stranger to dramatic shenanigans, no one imagined it becoming a theatrical touring house. Until now.
As the salesmen famously agree in the opening number of "The Music Man," "Ya gotta know the territory." Howard Davies, the U.K.'s finest director of American drama, certainly does. Davies and a…
It's bizarre that so many productions of Tchaikovsky's retelling of Pushkin paddle in the shallows when approaching its sophisticated storytelling. This is not a charge that could be made of Steven…
Tied to a chair, Giuseppe Zangara (Richard Colvin) cries out fiercely: "No laughs! No fun!" Given that he's being punished for attempting to assassinate Roosevelt and that the chair in question is…
There was a time when the words "William" and "Morris" were not routinely followed by "agency." The earlier Morris was the founder of the Arts & Crafts movement, a designer riposte to the mass…
Putting a fast spin on the idea of product placement, the original creators of anarchic mime outfit Blue Man Group have adopted a striking new approach to marketing for their show's London run.
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