Current Tony nominees (Michael Cerveris, Oliver Platt, LaChanze) and Rialto legends (Angela Lansbury, Ben Vereen) turned out to salute Broadway favorite Chita Rivera at New Dramatists' spring…
The world preem of "Essential Self-Defense," the latest play by Adam Rapp ("Red Light Winter"), will round out the 2006-07 season at Playwrights Horizons.
What a difference 13 Tony nominations makes. Fresh off the May 16 announcement of its baker's dozen of Tony noms, "The Drowsy Chaperone" ($790,020) saw a box office bump of $157,000.
The 2006 Next Link Project, the toplining segment of the annual New York Musical Theater Festival, includes a tuner by Jill Sobule, the musician who had a hit in the mid-1990s with "I Kissed a Girl."
"Tarzan" soon will swing into Holland and Germany. Disney Theatrical Prods. has granted European theatrical giant Stage Entertainment exclusive rights to its latest big-budget Broadway tuner, which…
"The Drowsy Chaperone" cleaned up at the Drama Desk Awards Sunday, taking seven trophies, while imported drama "The History Boys" garnered five.
Legiters are fond of saying that Broadway's a tough market for a straight play. This season, though, there were more than 20 of them on offer. The only catch? You had to catch 'em quick. The…
Daniel Aukin, a.d. of Soho Repertory Theater, will ankle the Off Off Broadway org at the end of the year to become a freelance director.
Judy Kaye, one of this year's Tony nominees, will take over for another, Patti LuPone, when the latter takes a weeklong vacation from the Broadway revival of "Sweeney Todd" in June.
Cy Feuer, the Broadway producer behind "Guys and Dolls" and "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," died Wednesday at his home in Manhattan. He was 95.