Gavin Creel ("Thoroughly Modern Millie," "La Cage aux Folles") has landed the role of Jesus in the upcoming Broadway revival of "Godspell."
Whoopi Goldberg will co-produce a couple of upcoming legit projects, beginning with a summer Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange's 1976 play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the…
Plays by young scribes Carly Mensch and Rajiv Joseph are on the 2008 slate for the Second Stage Theater Uptown series.
Lily Rabe and Andre Braugher have joined the cast of the Public Theater's production of "Hamlet" in Central Park this summer.
The Wendy Wasserstein tuner "Pamela's First Musical" gets its first public perf in a starry May staging that is a benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Academic spring breaks and Easter weekend helped give Broadway a boffo boost last week, with almost every show on the boards on the rise and a half-dozen offerings seeing week-to-week sales jump by…
S. Epatha Merkerson, Liev Schreiber, John Lithgow and Vanessa Williams are among the thesps participating in Fidelity FutureStage, an education program offered by Fidelity Investments,
The 2008 Lincoln Center Festival kicks off with Alan Cumming in a production of "The Bacchae" and wraps up with Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson in one-man shows by Samuel Beckett.
As national economic unsteadiness continues to grab headlines, it's only natural for legiters to wonder: How would a recession rock the Rialto? Figures from the last U.S. downturn could offer clues.
"Shrek" has finally found its ogre, with Brian d'Arcy James playing the big green guy in the upcoming legit adaptation of the DreamWorks Animation property.
The Broadway revival of Bob Fosse's "Dancin' " is taking the Roundabout route to the Rialto: The show will play the Gotham nonprofit's Studio 54 in spring 2009.