Magnet Releasing has snagged world rights, excluding Europe, to Norwegian pic "The Troll Hunter," aiming for a 2011 theatrical release.
"Winter's Bone" topped the list of nominations for the Gotham Independent Film Awards, with Debra Granik's pic scoring three noms including feature, actor and ensemble perf.
Richard Dreyfuss is set to star Off Broadway in the world preem of Colin Greer's play "Imagining Heschel," bowing later this fall at the Cherry Lane Theater.
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David C. Hodgson, an exec at private equity investment firm General Atlantic, has succeeded Peter J. Solomon as chairman of the board of directors at Gotham nonprofit Manhattan Theater Club.
Naked Angels, the Off Broadway troupe whose play "Next Fall" hit Broadway last season, has lined up three shows as part of its 2011 season.
Gotham-based Labyrinth Theater Company, the troupe co-founded by Philip Seymour Hoffman, has struck up a cross-country partnership with L.A.'s Elephant Theater Company, kicking off with two…
A Broadway musical with a cast made up almost entirely of African-African actors enacting a pre-civil rights tale of injustice? Seems like a natural candidate for outreach to black theatergoers.
Newmarket Films and Wrekin Hill have skedded an unusual release strategy for Billy Joel docu "The Last Play at Shea," with the show playing one-night-only stints on around 120 screens ahead of some…
Kelli O'Hara and Will Chase will topline the upcoming Encores! revival of "Bells Are Ringing," helmed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall.
Mary McColl has been named exec director of legit thesps union Actors' Equity Assn., stepping into the post in January.
Geoffrey Rush, Alan Rickman and Derek Jacobi are among the thesps lined up for stage stints as part of the spring 2011 season at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.