Young producers John Pinckard and Orin Wolf are the inaugural recipients of the T Fellowship, the one-year legit producing fellowship administered by the Columbia U. School of the Arts.
Latest Off Broadway offering from P73 Prods., the troupe that produced last year's Pulitzer nominee "Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue," is Jason Grote's "1001," skedded to open in October.
William Finn revue "Make Me a Song" is back on track for an Off Broadway production, opening at New World Stages in November.
Broadway inched back up from its traditional post-Labor Day plummet last week, with total grosses rising about $750,000 to $13.2 million for 23 shows on the boards.
Actor, writer, choreographer and director Denny Martin Flinn died Aug. 24 in Woodland Hills, Calif., of complications from cancer. He was 59.
Once again, legiters are talking about sales figures for the new Mel Brooks tuner headed into town.
The 2003 London hit "Jerry Springer -- The Opera" will finally play Gotham in a two-night concert presentation at Carnegie Hall set for January.
Mary-Louise Parker will co-star in the Off Broadway production of Sarah Ruhl's "Dead Man's Cell Phone," set for a spring run at Playwrights Horizons.
Presidential hopeful Barack Obama is wooing Broadway, whistle-stopping at the New Amsterdam Theater for a one-night-only fund-raiser Sept. 24.
Kristin Scott Thomas will likely topline a Broadway transfer this spring of the Royal Court Theater's hit London production of "The Seagull."
Gotham nonprofit the Roundabout Theater Company has initiated a low-price ticket program that charges $10 each for 100 mezzanine seats at the first preview of each production this season in its two…