The tuner version of 1994 Aussie pic "The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert" wants to reign over London, confirming plans to open on the West End in late 2008.
Tyne Daly and Brian Murray will topline the world preem of "Me, Myself and I," by Edward Albee set to begin perfs at the McCarter Theater in Princeton, N.J., in January.
The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time Tuesday to consider kudos eligibility for the first two Broadway productions to open this season.
Comic Jackie Mason is bringing his standup shtick to Gotham one more time with "Jackie Mason -- The Ultimate Jew," set to play Off Broadway's New World Stages this spring.
Linda Lavin, Jayne Houdyshell and Peter Bartlett are among the cast of "The New Century," the Paul Rudnick anthology of four short comedies that will have an Off Broadway run at Lincoln Center…
Peter Gallagher will join Morgan Freeman and Frances McDormand in the Mike Nichols-helmed revival of "The Country Girl," which is confirmed for a Broadway run in spring.
Bob Saget will sit down in the Broadway production of "The Drowsy Chaperone," taking over the tuner's central narrator role, Man in Chair, originated by Bob Martin and recently played by John Glover.
Elizabeth Franz will play the lead role in "The Piano Teacher," the new play by Julia Cho ("Durango") that opens this fall at Off Broadway's Vineyard Theater.
Few Broadway shows saw sales rise drastically last week, but most of them were up, with total cume for 24 productions on the boards climbing about $375,000 to $14.3 million.
Looks like Broadway can breathe easy -- at least for now. Rialto producers and the legit stagehands union agreed Friday to continue contract talks in meetings tomorrow and Thursday.
For a couple of weeks this fall, the Rialto gets a visit from Rio. Duran Duran, the band best known for its 1980s hits including "Rio," "Hungry Like the Wolf" and "Save a Prayer," will play a…