No matter where you stand with regard to current geo-political terrorism, the cry "Dare you make war on war?" hits home as timely. Which is pretty impressive for a line written in 1905 for the…
One the most exhilarating scenes in "Manhattan Murder Mystery" sees Woody Allen's friends hanging upon Anjelica Huston's lips as she straight-talks her way through a complex account of how a murder…
Asked about the difference between musicals and opera, Stephen Sondheim once gave a pithy answer at the National Theater: "The audience."
One part sins-of-the-parent drama to one part arch comedy, "The Vortex" is more like Ibsen's "Ghosts" with jokes. And those jokes gleam like diamonds in the dark.
Newly refurbished off-West End venue The King's Head theater is headlining a new 37-week, seven-show season with the world premiere of a new Cole Porter tuner.
Even a year ago, U.K. regional venue Chichester Festival Theater wasn't exactly a major player in the international legit marketplace. That is about to change with the imminent confirmation of a…
Hands up: Who thought balloon-modeling was poised for a comeback? That so ancient and silly a music-hall act should prove so deliciously winning in the midst of so searingly romantic a story as…
Child murder, pregnant 13-year-olds and soldiers returning from Iraq don't sound like standard fodder for theater aimed at teen audiences -- one of the legit sector's most underserved demographics.
Few theater organizations get to spend their fourth birthday partying at the opening night of their first Broadway transfer. But for Menier Chocolate Factory artistic director David Babani, that's…
Halfway through "Vertigo," Hitchcock pulled a surprise twist. Although Fiona Evans' remarkable "Scarborough" is not a thriller, it offers a similarly thrilling, equally audacious midpoint switch.