The Chelsea mainstage of Off Broadway's nonprofit Atlantic Theater company has a new name, courtesy of husband-and-wife donors Linda and Daniel Gross.
Sherie Rene Scott and Norm Lewis are among the Broadway names who'll star in "The Little Mermaid," Disney's legit tuner opening on the Rialto in December after a tryout in Denver this summer.
Evolution may be speeding up for Broadway ticketing. Earlier this week word got out that the League of American Theaters and Producers had last fall dropped its opposition to abolishing laws that cap…
James Carpinello rounds out principal casting of the new legit adaptation of 1980 roller-disco pic "Xanadu." Carpinello will play a frustrated artist who is inspired by a muse to build a roller disco.
Ian McKellen's take on "King Lear" and a new translation of "Peer Gynt" by Robery Bly ("Iron John") are among the offerings of the 2007-08 season at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minn.
New York got hit with 24 hours of sleet last week -- but that didn't keep Broadway auds away. An undaunted box office continued its springtime thaw with the highest total the frame has seen in recent…
A world preem by scribe Edward Albee and the latest from helmer Mary Zimmerman are among the works on the bill for the 2007-8 season at the McCarter Theater in Princeton, N.J.
Camryn Manheim has joined the Public Theater's upcoming Shakespeare in the Park production of "Romeo and Juliet." Thesp ("The Practice") will play the Nurse in a cast led by Lauren Ambrose ("Six Feet…
Add two more names to the "Xanadu" cast list: Jackie Hoffman ("Hairspray") and Mary Testa join Kerry Butler and Tony Roberts in the new tuner based on the 1980 cult flop pic about two guys, a muse…
Patrick Swayze and Melissa Gilbert will topline the pre-production workshop presentation of "Prairie," a new tuner based on the "Little House on the Prairie" series of books.
David Rabe, Theresa Rebeck, Jose Rivera, Will Eno and Warren Leight are among the legit scribes participating in the two-week one-act fest, "Armed and Naked in America: A Naked Angels Issues Project."