As expected, Broadway took a post-Labor Day hit for the week ending Sept. 10. But there were still a couple of surprises.
Legiters are working on a return to Broadway for Philip Seymour Hoffman. Producer Emanuel Azenberg is attached to produce Hoffman and Elizabeth Marvel in "50 Words," a new play by Michael Weller, as…
A new Craig Lucas play toplines the 2007 season at the Intiman Theater in Seattle, which also will get a visit from "The Light in the Piazza."
"Dying City," the latest from scribe Christopher Shinn ("Four," "What Didn't Happen"), gets an Off Broadway run at Lincoln Center Theater starting in February.
Looks like Nathan Lane doesn't need to co-star in a comedy with Matthew Broderick to sell tickets. "Butley," the Broadway revival of Simon Gray's drama, has gotten its advance up to nearly $2 million…
Broadway rode Labor Day tourism to a strong summer finish, with 23 shows on the boards pulling in $16,316,333 for the week ending Sunday. That's not quite as high as early-summer totals, but it's…
Noises Off: Critics are always getting creatives riled up -- but a recent regional controversy is going unusually public. The sticking point is a review by Hedy Weiss in the Chicago Sun-Times of the…
"Jersey Boys" will replace the world premiere of a Motown-based musical at the Ahmanson Theater in May. The national tour of the Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons biotuner will run from May through…
A London stage adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's "The 39 Steps" will get a West End run starting Sept. 14.
Ari Graynor rounds out the cast of "The Little Dog Laughed," the Broad-way transfer of the Douglas Carter Beane comedy set to open at the Cort Nov. 13.