It's official. Almost. The rumored takeover by MSG Entertainment of Gotham's Beacon Theater is one step closer to reality, with a Wednesday press conference called by the Cablevision-owned company at…
Broadway press agent Robert Arthur Fennell, known to the New York theater community as Bob, died Sunday of liver cancer. He was 48.
Off Broadway tuner "In the Heights," the latest show from producers of "The Drowsy Chaperone," has set a cast and dates, beginning previews Jan. 9 at 37 Arts.
The daylight-saving clock change caused its usual decline in Broadway sales last week, with the Oct. 29 switchover spurring B.O. dips for most shows during Week 23 (Oct. 30-Nov. 5). Total receipts…
On a list of the top 10 music acts least likely to appear on "Late Show With David Letterman," the Metropolitan Opera ranks pretty high. But viewers who tuned in to the show's Nov. 8 edition saw…
Chiwetel Ejiofor will star opposite Kristin Scott Thomas in "The Seagull" at the Royal Court in London. Ejiofor, whose film credits include "Dirty Pretty Things" and the upcoming "Children of Men,"…
Gotham director Carl Forsman is set to become a.d. of the Dorset Theater Festival, the summer fest in Vermont. Forsman, who takes the reins in Dorset next summer, also will continue as a.d. of New…
Broadway's Palace Theater won't be entirely dark between last May's closing of "Lestat" and the April opening of "Legally Blonde."
The critically savaged Twyla Tharp-Bob Dylan tuner "The Times They Are A-Changin' " will shutter its Broadway doors Nov. 19, just 28 perfs after it opened Oct. 26. Producers announced the closing to…
Cate Blanchett and her husband, writer Andrew Upton, will take the helm of the Sydney Theater Company when a.d. Robyn Nevin steps down at the end of 2007. Blanchett and Upton will program the…
The daylight-saving clock change caused its usual decline in Broadway sales last week, with the Oct. 29 switchover spurring box office dips for most shows on the boards during the week ended Sunday.