Hal Holbrook, who starred as the Stage Manager in a 1977 TV adaptation of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," will reprise the role in a new production of "Our Town" at Hartford Stage in Hartford, Conn.
"Emerald Man," an alum of the 2006 New York Musical Theater Festival, is one of four developing tuners selected for the ASCAP Foundation/Disney Workshop in L.A.
Kristin Chenoweth heads the cast of "Stairway to Paradise," the first original revue to be presented by Encores!
Ruben Santiago-Hudson ("Lackawanna Blues"), Adam Bock ("The Thugs") and Ellen McLaughlin ("Iphigenia and Other Daughters") are among the creatives selected for the 2007 Sundance Institute Playwrights…
Off Broadway's 499-seat Little Shubert Theater has had trouble keeping a tenant since it opened in 2003, but it looks like the current occupant plans to stick around for a while.
Producer Tom Smedes is striking out on his own, ankling his post as partner and co-owner of Martian Entertainment ("Naked Boys Singing," "Love, Janis") to create Tom Smedes Prods.
London import "Frost/Nixon" has confirmed the venue and dates of its Broadway transfer: Show opens at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theater April 22.
The post-holiday slide snowballed into an avalanche last week, with total Broadway grosses dropping around $2.5 million to $14.8 million.
As nonprofit theaters hunt for corporate support, it helps to offer a little quid pro quo. Legit orgs are finding it increasingly difficult to secure funds from corporations on a purely philanthropic…
Next up: "High School Musical" on ice! No, really. Disney is working quickly to put together an "HSM" ice show with Feld Entertainment, the company behind other Disney on Ice offerings.
Noises Off: Broadway sales are taking their usual post-holiday slide, but industry folk have reason to hope the winter forecast may still be sunny.