Shirley Knight and LaChanze ("The Color Purple") will appear in a two-night, two-city performance of "Swimming Upstream," a new play penned and performed by a group of women from New Orleans.
Bernadette Peters, currently on Broadway in the revival of Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music," has been inked for the upcoming Kennedy Center production of the Sondheim-James Goldman tuner…
Magnolia Pictures' "Night Catches Us" will open Gotham's 14th annual Urbanworld Film Fest, with a lineup that includes world preems of Danny Glover starrer "Mooz-lum" and closing night selection "I…
Dark Sky Films' "Hatchet II" has carved out a theatrical release for the Halloween season, with the old-school slasher bloodbath hitting AMC Theaters in the top 20 U.S. markets Oct. 1.
Shannen Doherty and Ralph Macchio are among the thesps lined up for reading of "A Room of My Own."
Summer sales continued to dwindle last week along Broadway, with box office slowing ahead of the major dropoff that occurs every year after Labor Day.
Just when you thought it was safe: Dimension Films is already nibbling at "Piranha 3D -- The Sequel."
Preston Whiteway, exec director of the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, has reupped his contract.
Producers decide to combine visitors' two fave things to do in Gotham: see the sights and a show.
Center Theater Group and New Orleans' Southern Rep are among the six orgs to have picked up grants as part of MetLife Foundation and Theater Communications Group's "A-ha! Program."
Helmer Anna D. Shapiro, writer-director Michael John Garces and scribe A. Rey Pamatmat are among the names legiters will recognize among the up-and-coming creatives to score a 2010 Princess Grace…