"High Fidelity" has tuned into the Imperial Theater for a Dec. 7 opening on Broadway. Announcement of the new musical's Rialto home comes after rampant speculation that this fall's upcoming return of…
When Meryl Streep takes on Brecht's gargantuan comedy-tragedy-musical "Mother Courage and her Children," people take notice -- people such as Liev Schreiber, John Guare, David Henry Hwang and Rosie…
"Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" is closing Sept. 3. No wait, it's Aug. 27. No wait, it's Sept. 3. Producers of Broadway tuner "Scoundrels" put up a new closing notice Tuesday saying that if sales didn't…
Sandy Duncan will step into Mame Dennis' shoes for a staged concert version of the Jerry Herman musical "Mame" at Barrington Stage in Pittsfield, Mass. Artistic director Julianne Boyd stages the…
"American Idol" finalist Constantine Maroulis, who spent much of the spring hanging around Rialto opening nights, steps into "The Wedding Singer" Sept. 8, playing the lead character's rocker sidekick.
Actors' Equity, the union that reps legit thesps, has appointed org prexy Patrick Quinn as its executive director beginning Oct. 5. Changeover is the first in Equity leadership in 25 years, since…
You couldn't swing a cat without hitting a celebrity at Thursday's Broadway opening of "Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me."
A new "Old Times" is in the works at the Roundabout, with Alan Rickman and Lindsay Duncan primed to star in Harold Pinter's 1970 play at Studio 54 this fall.
Broadway biz deflated a bit over the week ending Aug. 20, with the majority of the 23 shows on the boards seeing dips at the box office. Still, with total sales around $15.5 million, grosses remained…
In theater, you have to be there, and you can't take it with you. But now legit events are expanding into other media -- meaning that sometimes you can take it with you.