While a hit like "Cats" proves that there's no such thing as a bad idea for a musical, some ideas are definitely less good than others.
Tantalized by the prospect of big bucks from families over the holidays season, London's repertory theaters have traditionally seized the excuse of Christmas to abandon serious programming. And…
Not-for-profit theaters seized all but one of the jewels in the crown of the 56th London Evening Standard Theater Awards.
It may be the saddest line of the year and it comes, typically quietly and matter-of-factly, in the middle of a phone call. "If you want to ask me things, you have to make it so I can say yes or no."
London's repertory theaters have traditionally seized excuse of Christmas to abandon serious programming.
Bennett plays Garland not just toward the end of her career but at the end of her cajoling, caressing, snarling, weeping, and rampaging her way through the nightmare that was Garland's five-week…
"Macbeth," "The Merchant of Venice," "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Marat/Sade" are among the shows on tap to open the Royal Shakespeare Company's new mainstage venue, while the season in the RSC's…
There are no two ways about it: Debuting opera director Simon McBurney has manifestly earned his fee.
The absurdity of its plot is the major reason that Francisco's Cilea's one-hit-wonder has largely vanished from view.
New writing powerhouse the Royal Court dominates the 56th London Evening Standard Theater awards shortlist with 11 of the 28 nominations.