The Lucille Lortel Foundation has created a fellowship for playwrights in the New York tri-state area. Program will award eight grants of $50,000 to scribes every other year.
Playwright Kenneth Lonergan ("This Is Our Youth," "Lobby Hero"), who made the jump to the bigscreen with "You Can Count on Me," will be back on the New York stage in April 2007.
In a bit of legit-lit synergy, the new tuner "J.A.P. Chronicles, The Musical" opens at Off Broadway's Perry Street Theater May 3, just a few days before the novel on which it is based, "The J.A.P…
Maura Tierney ("ER") has joined the cast of "Some Girl(s)," the latest Off Broadway offering from Neil LaBute.
Sally Bowles is blowing into Paris this fall, when Sam Mendes' Tony-winning production of "Cabaret" takes up residence at the Folies Bergere.
Thesp Jason Ritter took home one of the 2006 Martin E. Segal Awards, which recognize the achievement of young artists working with the 12 constituent orgs of Lincoln Center.
Producer Ken Davenport ("Altar Boyz") has acquired the theatrical stage rights to the Richard Matheson novel "Somewhere in Time."
A two-month impasse among dancers and management of the Washington Ballet that forced the cancellation of "The Nutcracker" and other productions has been settled with a tentative agreement for a…
Broadway biz took a downturn for the week ending Sunday, dropping nearly $1.9 million from the previous frame to $13,820,063 for 24 shows.
On Broadway, you gotta get a niche. Take a look at recent hits, and you'll see a batch of shows that each tap a demo rarely drawn to Broadway. "Jersey Boys" attracts the Holland Tunnel crowd, "Monty…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%