A pair of shows currently on the boards in productions from Manhattan Theater Club.
Off Broadway tuner "Yank!" has extended its run by two weeks in a move producers attribute to high demand for tickets.
Julia Cho has picked up the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, the kudo handed out annually to a femme playwright, for her play "The Language Archive."
A musical offering from Lemony Snicket and a world preem starring Rita Moreno are among the offerings on tap for the 2010-11 season at Berkeley Rep.
Marin Hinkle ("Two and a Half Men") and Matt McGrath ("Cabaret," "Hedwig and the Angry Inch") are among the thesps who will appear in "Graceland" at LCT3.
The latest play by Stephen Belber, "Dusk Rings a Bell," will finish off the season at Atlantic Stage 2, the smaller of two venues programmed by Off Broadway's Atlantic Theater Company.
Billy Crudup will topline the world preem of Adam Rapp play "The Metal Children" at Off Broadway's Vineyard Theater.
Commercial producers are eyeing Classic Stage Company's Off Broadway production "Venus in Fur" for a potential transfer to Broadway.
Marin Mazzie has been tapped to join the cast of upcoming Broadway play "Enron," portraying company VP Claudia Roe opposite Norbert Leo Butz as CEO Jeffrey Skilling.
Donna Murphy will co-star with Sutton Foster in the City Center Encores! production of 1964 Stephen Sondheim-Arthur Laurents tuner "Anyone Can Whistle."