Box office draw Fantasia Barrino has reupped with "The Color Purple." The "American Idol" winner, who stepped into the lead role of "Purple" in April and was skedded to depart in October, will now…
Former 'N Sync band member Lance Bass and "Grease: You're the One that I Want" runner-up Ashley Spencer will join the cast of "Hairspray" on Broadway this summer.
Looks like "The Drowsy Chaperone" never woke up at the London box office. The West End production of the Broadway tuner, which opened at the Novello Theater May 14, will shutter Aug. 4.
American tuners are big in Japan. And South Korea. And China. And Broadway producers are hoping they get bigger. Asia is gaining increasing prominence on the radar of legiters, prodded to sit up and…
A fest of Samuel Beckett works from Dublin's Gate Theater, a new holiday concert from the Tiger Lillies and the buzz-attracting Scottish play "Black Watch" are among the offerings of the 2007-08…
Total world domination continues apace for "High School Musical," the legit version of the smash Disney Channel telepic. "HSM," already repped in the States by a domestic touring production, kicks…
Martha Plimpton follows up her Tony-nommed turn in "The Coast of Utopia" with the Shakespeare in the Park production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
Departing Broadway shows got a jolt of box office adrenalin last week, but overall sales were down as more than half of the productions on the boards saw receipts dip.
Paul Dano, Peter Dinklage and Josh Hamilton are in the cast of "Things We Want," the new play Ethan Hawke will helm this fall in a production from Off Broadway's New Group.
Rialto tuner "Grey Gardens" won't make it beyond July 29 -- despite a recent announcement stating otherwise. Producers decided over the weekend to shutter the musical, which took home three Tonys in…