Frances McDormand will topline the Broadway staging of David Lindsay-Abaire's "Good People," the Manhattan Theater Club production that begins perfs in February.
Lorber Films has picked up U.S. rights to writer-director Annemarie Jacir "Salt of This Sea."
Whoopi Goldberg has signed up for a three-week stint in the London production of "Sister Act."
A brewing musical adaptation of 2001 MGM pic "Heartbreakers" and a new show from the composer of hit Korean tuner "My Scary Girl" are among the works on tap for the National Alliance for Musical…
The Fourth of July fireworks helped contribute to a fizzling Broadway B.O. last week, with sales sliding at the majority of shows on the boards.
The 2010-11 season at Dublin's Abbey Theater will include a revival of Henrik Ibsen's "John Gabriel Borkman" that stars Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw and Lindsay Duncan.
The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park production of "The Merchant of Venice," toplined by Al Pacino, has gotten a boost from a slew of strong reviews, adding to the show's potential for a…
E1 Entertainment has picked up U.S. rights to Ashley Judd starrer "Helen," which will get a theatrical release in Gotham this summer ahead of home video, VOD, digital and TV distribution.
The long-gestating musical adaptation of "Elf" will finally get a holiday run on Broadway, beginning perfs at the Hirschfeld Theater in November.
David Duchovny will make his Gotham stage bow in "The Break of Noon," the Neil LaBute play that will get its world preem at Off Broadway's MCC Theater.
The U.S.-based nonprofit Global Film Initiative is broadening its distribution business, launching a DVD arm with two July releases.