How do you drum up word of mouth for a new Broadway tuner with little lead time and an awkward title? One tactic: Tell people you're trying to do just that.
In a rousing wakeup call, "The Drowsy Chaperone" raked in 14 nominations for the 2005-06 Drama Desk Awards. Off Broadway's "Grey Gardens" took 12, with "See What I Wanna See" and "Sweeney Todd"…
The Roundabout's hit revival of "The Pajama Game" will be back on Broadway in the fall with a new cast, following a summer hiatus.
John Ellison Conlee ("The Full Monty") rounds out the cast of "Pig Farm," the new play written by Greg Kotis and directed by John Rando, two members of the creative team behind "Urinetown."
Like "Pajama Game," "[title of show]" will also be back. The meta-tuner, in which four performers portray themselves engaged in the process of creating and performing a new musical, will pick up…
At the Broadway opening of "Lestat" Tuesday, big hair for men was all the rage. Most of the actors sport long, flowing tresses in the tuner adaptation of Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles.
Only a few more days before "Ring of Fire" is extinguished: The Johnny Cash tuner will close Sunday.
Judy Gold and Brian F. O'Byrne will host the Lucille Lortel Awards at New World Stages on May 1.
The Signature Theater in Arlington, Va., will establish the American Musical Voices Project thanks to a $1 million grant from the Shen Family Foundation.
Barter Theater in Abingdon, Va., will preem tuner "Hats! The Red Hat Society Musical" in August.
Looks like Sandra Bernhard is bad and beautiful enough to warrant a six-week extension. Her show "Sandra Bernhard: Everything Bad & Beautiful," originally set to shutter May 28, now runs through July…