Douglas Carter Beane has been officially added to the creative team of the incoming Broadway musical incarnation of "Sister Act," with the scribe set to provide additional material to the book.
Tribeca Film, the distribution label under the same umbrella org as the Tribeca Film Festival, has made nine new acquisitions for release as part of its bumped-up year-round sked.
Jeffrey Tambor has exited the Broadway revival of "La Cage aux Folles," barely more than a week after he began his stint in the production Feb. 15.
Several thousand Facebook fans like "Chicago." A few weeks ago, the Broadway tuner liked them back.
Broadway box office got a healthy boost in Week 39 (Feb. 14-20), with almost every production posting a week-to-week gain -- including "The Lion King," which became one of the rare tuners to nudge…
James Earl Jones has nailed down his next Broadway gig, with the thesp set to play a fictional former president of the United States in "Gore Vidal's The Best Man."
A pair of world preems, Michael Mitnick's "Sex Lives of Our Parents" and Anna Kerrigan's "The Talls," are on tap for the 2011 summer season of Second Stage Theater Uptown.
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Lorber Films has picked up U.S. rights to WWII drama "Korkoro" for a spring theatrical release.
Ellen Barkin will make her Broadway debut in "The Normal Heart," a last-minute addition to the Broadway season that will also star Joe Mantello and John Benjamin Hickey.
Brian Murray and Jayne Houdyshell are among the thesps stepping into roles in the Roundabout Theater Company's Broadway revival of "The Important of Being Earnest."