Doug Hughes will helm "Farragut North," Beau Willimon's Broadway-bound play about a young man who is a staff member for a rising presidential candidate.
"Hair" returns to Central Park this summer, with the 1960s rock tuner joining "Hamlet" on the 2008 slate of the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park program.
Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Anthony Mackie and Tamara Tunie are among the thesps lined up to appear in the Kennedy Center's August Wilson fest, "August Wilson's 20th Century."
Playwright Brett C. Leonard has won producer Daryl Roth's Creative Spirit Award, the 12-year-old kudos given to legit scribes. Award comes with a $10,000 cash prize.
Off Broadway tuner "Altar Boyz" recouped its $1 million investment around the end of 2007, according to its producers.
L.A. praisery Fifteen Minutes PR has opened a Gotham office anchored by former Ogilvy veep Corey R. Martin and longtime Rialto publicist Pete Sanders.
The seasonal slowdown on Broadway continued last week, with B.O. slipping by around $1.2 million to an estimated $14.3 million for 31 shows on the boards.
Zorro is set to swashbuckle his way through a UK tour of a new tuner about the Latin swordsman, with the aim of leaving a mark on the West End.
The performers whose lives provided the fodder for "A Chorus Line" will now have a financial participation in the current Broadway revival of the show and in future major productions of the tuner.
Mike Nichols' Broadway revival of "The Country Girl" has booked the Jacobs Theater, where the show will open in April. Toplined by previously announced stars Morgan Freeman, Frances McDormand and…
Pretty much everyone in the New York theater community believes the $450 "Young Frankenstein" ticket was a producerial blunder. It turns out producer Robert F.X. Sillerman thinks so too.