Fantasia turned into a box office fantasy for "The Color Purple." "American Idol" winner Fantasia Barrino's first week in the starring role of "Purple" shot weekly sales for the Broadway tuner up by…
Seas have been rough enough for "The Pirate Queen" -- the latest Broadway tuner from "Les Miz" creatives Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg -- that rumors of its moneylosing potential have…
"Gutenberg! The Musical!" is not about Steve Guttenberg. But Steve Guttenberg wants you to see the show anyway. The "Police Academy" thesp is promoting the Off Broadway tuner -- a spoofy musical…
"Coram Boy," the Broadway incarnation of a National Theater production, qualifies as the most ambitious nonmusical offering on the boards in a spring season crowded with straight-play competition.
The nominating committee for the Tony Awards will consider Tom Stoppard's three-play trilogy "The Coast of Utopia" as a single candidate for play kudos.
London dweller Kevin Spacey loves being back in New York and starring in "A Moon for the Misbegotten," the Gotham transfer of the hit U.K. production that opened Monday on Broadway.
Two-year-old legit praisery Shaffer-Coyle will shutter April 27, with partner Jeremy Shaffer moving May 1 to the Publicity Office ("Phantom of the Opera," "Les Miserables," "Grey Gardens").
Helmer Christopher Ashley will take the reigns of the La Jolla Playhouse in October. He steps in to the role vacated by director Des McAnuff ("Jersey Boys"), who is leaving the San Diego regional to…
Thesps Dianne Wiest and Michael Cumpsty and scribe David Ives topline the 40th season of Off Broadway's Classic Stage Company.
"The Pirate Queen," the latest Broadway offering from "Les Miserables" creatives Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, opened April 5 after weathering significant retooling and a leading lady…
The Easter Bunny was kind to Broadway, bringing a basket full of grosses that hit $22.9 million, up 19% from $19.2 million the prior week. With the holiday coinciding with academic spring breaks, it…