Next up: "High School Musical" on ice! No, really. Disney is working quickly to put together an "HSM" ice show with Feld Entertainment, the company behind other Disney on Ice offerings.
Noises Off: Broadway sales are taking their usual post-holiday slide, but industry folk have reason to hope the winter forecast may still be sunny.
Julia Hansen, former head of the Drama League, has created a showcase for up-and-coming playwrights similar to the Directors Project, the program she founded for the League in 1984.
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Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Off Broadway's Atlantic Theater Company is juggling its spring sked to accommodate a six-week extension of its well-received revival of "The Voysey Inheritance."
Brit scribe-helmer Alan Ayckbourn is returning to Brits Off Broadway, the annual fest that yielded a critical hit in 2005 with his production of his 2004 play "Private Fears in Public Places."
So far, a reality series on national TV seems to be worth about $1.3 million in Broadway ticket sales. Box office for the Rialto production of "Grease," timed to open with the Jan. 7 preem of casting…
Kelli O'Hara, Brian Dennehy, Kelsey Grammer and Marni Nixon are among the cast of the New York Philharmonic's semi-staged production of "My Fair Lady."
The New York Philharmonic will present a semi-staged production of "My Fair Lady" for four performances in March. Rob Fisher, the veteran conductor of the Encores! series, conducts.
Broadway came back down to earth last week, with holiday-boosted grosses, not to mention holiday-boosted ticket prices, dropping -- but not too far.
"Mayumana's Be," an Israeli rhythm-dance-performance amalgam, begins perfs at Off Broadway's Union Square Theater in February.