The psychological cat-and-mouse game between Adolph Eichmann and the Israeli Mossad agent who captured him gives "Captors" its dramatic juice.
Composer Jerry Herman has given Goodspeed Musicals the green light to produce a revival of "Mame," which will open the season at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn., in the spring.
Late-in-life changes among a group of sixtysomething Cambridge friends is the focus of this world preem at Beantown's Huntington Theater Company.
A play centering on a young, bright American couple living in a raffish section of Paris sounds like a night of romance and fun, but playwright Amy Herzog's look at her protags' deceptive lives turns…
"Can I please have my passport back?" asks a figure that haunts Elliot, a soldier who served in Iraq who is finding daily civilian and family life hard to take in his old Philadelphia home turf. But…
Most of the drama for Weston Playhouse's world preem musical, "Saint-Ex," happened offstage when Hurricane Irene became a literal showstopper, flooding the Vermont theater and cancelling fully staged…
Operatic aspirations are replaced with the accessibility, theatricality and showbiz savvy of a Broadway musical in Diane Paulus' bright, beautiful and tuner-centric re-envisioning of "Porgy and…
The connection of music to memory is central to John Doyle's daringly conceived but singularly morose "Ten Cents a Dance," a musical revue set to Rodgers and Hart songs making its preem at the…
Not all Mormon musicals are created equal
The world preem of a new stage adaptation of William Styron novel "Sophie's Choice" starring Carla Gugino ("Desire Under the Elms," "After the Fall") will be one of the highlights of 2011-12 season…
Stage helmer Robert Woodruff plays out this mother-daughter angst-fest in distances -- with a host of theatrical techniques -- that make the U.S. preem of the legit adaptation a haunting, harrowing…