This spring a handful of adolescent spelling champs will compete in Chicago, and a Christian boy-band will prove it has Seoul. In March, a production of the Tony-winning tuner "The 25th Annual Putnam…
After the curtain fell on Thursday's opening-night perf of "A Naked Girl on the Appian Way," Matthew Morrison could cut loose a little.
August Wilson was a famously slow rewriter. During the nearly 25 years it took him to complete his monumental chronicle of the 20th-century African-American experience, the playwright had grown…
Noises Off: The Drama Dept. has three new productions on its slate, a new partnership with a hip Off Broadway venue and a buzzed-about new musical comedy that just might make it to Broadway.
A gaggle of young film and TV thesps will flock Off Broadway later this fall, when Eddie Kaye Thomas ("American Pie") and Eliza Dushku ("Bring It On") star in Bert V. Royal's "Dog Sees God…
Bill Pullman and Judith Ivey will headline a revival of "The Subject Was Roses" at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., Jan. 7-29.
"Monty Python's Spamalot" has broken the C-note barrier. Hit tuner's top ticket price jumped Wednesday from $100 to $110 -- make that $111.25, including the Shubert Theater facilities fee.
Broadway biz held steady for the week ending Oct. 2, with many shows' grosses rising or falling by unremarkable five-figure margins. For the 23 shows on the boards, total receipts were down $605,789…
Jed Bernstein, prexy of the League of American Theaters and Producers, will ankle at the end of the 2005-06 theater season. Bernstein, who has served as head of the Broadway producers and presenters…
Pulitzer- and Tony-winning playwright August Wilson, whose epic 10-play cycle chronicled the black experience in 20th-century America, died Sunday of liver cancer at Swedish Hospital in Seattle. He…
Florenz Ziegfeld. George Abbott. David Merrick. And now: Oprah Winfrey. With the announcement Sept. 26 that Winfrey signed on to make her Broadway producing debut on the tuner "The Color Purple," the…