Rising young legit scribes dominate the Playwrights Horizons 2007-08 sked, with Sarah Ruhl, Adam Bock and Kate Fodor among the names with new plays on the bill.
Suddenly, everyone's talking about Broadway in China. Spurred by a report in Crain's Monday of an impending announcement from Rialto landlords and producers the Nederlander Organization, legiters…
Is Steven Spielberg helping to usher in Aaron Sorkin's return to Broadway? It's looking likely, with chatter surfacing on both coasts that Spielberg is joining Broadway producing org Dodger…
MTV Networks is getting into the legit biz: Old-school rock channel VH1 Classic has partnered on the upcoming '80s-rock tuner "Rock of Ages," aiming to open Off Broadway in the fall.
Many theatergoers weren't expecting the New York Philharmonic's four-night-only "concert-reading" of "My Fair Lady" to be a completely costumed and choreographed affair, with all the actors off-book…
The Phantom will be back. Andrew Lloyd Webber confirmed he'll write a sequel to "The Phantom of the Opera," his 1988 mega-tuner that last year surpassed the composer's "Cats" as the longest-running…
"American Idol" may be a ratings powerhouse vs. "The Oprah Winfrey Show" -- "Idol" registers approximately 35 million viewers while "Oprah" attracts a relatively paltry 7 million -- but when it comes…
There's nothing more irritating for regular theatergoers than reaching a climactic, emotional moment in a play -- only to have it interrupted by the piercing ring of a cell phone. But legiters who…