Since its 1995 bow in Canada, Morris Panych's "Vigil" has been produced in the U.K. and U.S., often under its more audience-friendly title "Auntie and Me." But it's never quite achieved the traction…
Neil Simon will receive kudos from the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Conn. when the prolific, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright receives the Monte Cristo Award.
The first call Nicholas Martin made when he was named a.d. of Williamstown Theater Festival last fall was to Blythe Danner.
Prior to the second act of the American Repertory Theater production of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar," jazz chanteuse Marianne Solivan sings Peggy Lee's ode to ennui, "Is That All There Is."
Following his debut play, "The Brothers Size," seen last season at the Public Theater, Tarell Alvin McCraney continues to fulfill his promise as an original new voice in the American theater.