A commission for a new tuner by Duncan Sheik ("Spring Awakening") is among the three producing initiatives for the Stamford (Conn.) Center for the Arts.
Toni Morrison's "The Bluest Eye" receives another remounting -- the first co-production between New Haven's Long Wharf Theater and Hartford Stage.
"Happy Days: The Musical" is looking at a tour following a summer workshop production at Goodspeed Musical's Norma Terris Theater in Chester, Conn.
The West End hit "The 39 Steps" has plans for Broadway -- but first it will have its U.S.bow as the 2007-08 season opener for Boston's Huntington Theater Company.
Like the Antrobus family that survives one disaster after another only to start again with renewed optimism, so goes "All About Us," John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical based on Thornton Wilder's "The…
"I just want the work to speak for itself," says Giuseppe, a 16th century sculptor in Florence. In the Huntington's world premiere of "Persephone," Noah Haidle's imaginatively funny and deeply…
Hot and throbbing rock music, pulsating with hormones and teenage angst, helped Frank Wedekind's "Spring Awakening" heat up the Rialto this season. But Yale Rep's production has not found its way…
Like two disparate but equally intuitive solo musicians doing a special duets recording, Obie-winning writer-performers David Cale and Dael Orlandersmith create a kind of theatrical concept album in…
Alice Childress' 1955 Off Broadway play "Trouble in Mind" will follow its just-shuttered Centerstage run in Baltimore with a follow-up stint at New Haven's Yale Repertory Theater Oct. 26-Nov. 17…
Kirsten Childs, who wrote the book, music and lyrics to musical "The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin," will workshop new tuner "Funked Up Fairy Tales" this summer at Barrington Stage's…
When "Curtains" opens on Broadway this week, it doesn't so much mark the swan song for the long-running theatrical team of composer John Kander and lyricist Fred Ebb as it marks the launch of four…