When the curtain rises on Michael Schweikardt's stunning diorama of a set for "1776," it's like seeing a living portrait of a great moment from history.
Roger Rees, the Tony Award-winning actor who took over at Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Mass., is exiting as artistic director after three seasons, according to legit sources.
"Unsex me here," says Lady Macbeth, famously. At the beginning of Shakespeare's study of the ultimate power couple, she seems to have more testosterone than her warrior husband, who's growing …
A museum director's life might not at first be seen as a natural for stage dramatization. But the charismatic A. Everett "Chick" Austin's life is a dynamic work of art unto itself, filled with…
Aaron Kubey, artistic director of the Manhattan-based New York Deaf Theater, is the new executive director and president of National Theater of the Deaf, based in West Hartford, Conn.
Ed Asner will topline Emilie Beck's "Number of People" at Hartford Stage's "Brand:NEW" annual play reading season Nov. 1-6.
There's no end to "Happy Days." Goodspeed Musicals, which produced a workshop production of the legit tuner based on the popular sitcom, will bring back the stage show to open its mainstage season…
No one is gathering round to "tell sad stories of the death of kings" in Yale Rep's production of "Richard II." There's precious little mourning of the fall of England's manchild monarch, played by…
No one is gathering 'round to "tell sad stories of the death of kings" in Yale Rep's production of "Richard II." There's precious little mourning of the fall of England's man-child monarch, played by…
Those looking for a theatrical second coming with the resurrection of Andrew Lloyd Webber's once Rialto-bound musical "Whistle Down the Wind" will be disappointed in this U.S. touring production.
Lynn Nottage, whose Off Broadway hit "Intimate Apparel" received multiple productions across the country, is among 24 people honored by the MacArthur Foundation with this year's "genius grants," it…