Two Irish legiters who made a splash in Gotham this year, scribe Brian Friel and director Garry Hynes, will be back in New York next year with a Hynes-helmed production of Friel's 1981 play…
Next up for producers of "The Drowsy Chaperone": "In the Heights," a new Off Broadway tuner that will begin perfs at 37 Arts in January for a February opening.
No more pies with a little priest in them: The Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd" will shutter Sept. 3. Pared-down production of the tuner in which the 10 actors double as its…
A normal guy strikes a deal with Tom Cruise to experience Tom's life at the center of the celebrity circus. It's a Faustian bargain -- with Cruise cast as the devil.
Ask a member of the Gotham legit community to characterize the subscriber base at the city's nonprofit theaters, and you'll likely hear the stereotype: They're all blue-haired geriatrics whose tastes…
The next project for last season's Broadway breakout talent, John Lloyd Young, might just be in TV. Young, who picked up a Tony in June for his Rialto debut playing Frankie Valli in Four Seasons…
Actors' Equity has filed an unfair labor practice charge against American Girl Place for what the union contends is unfair treatment of thesps who appear in stage shows at American Girl Place, the…
Jeff Daniels, Christine Baranski, Mark Linn-Baker and Sian Phillips are among the thesps lined up to appear at Manhattan Theater Club this season.
Jenn Colella will play the dumper to Will Chase's dumpee in the upcoming tuner adaptation of "High Fidelity." It'll be the first stint on Broadway for Colella since her debut in the ill-fated "Urban…
"The Pirate Queen," the latest mega-tuner from "Les Miserables" creatives Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, will indeed dock at the Hilton Theater in the spring.
Amy Irving and Off Broadway regular Jason Butler Harner are the final thesps to be cast in major roles in "The Coast of Utopia," Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming production of Tom Stoppard's…