"Shout! The Mod Musical," a tuner that follows the lives of five women through 1960s pop, is set for Off Broadway's Julia Miles Theater starting July 11.
Mamie Gummer, who made a well-received Off Broadway debut earlier this season in "Mr. Marmalade," has joined the cast of Theresa Rebeck's "The Water's Edge," set to begin perfs at Second Stage in May.
"The Color Purple," "The Drowsy Chaperone," "Jersey Boys" and "The Wedding Singer" were the four Broadway tuners to score nominations from the Drama League, some of the first award nods of the season.
Felicity Huffman gets toasted and roasted May 1 at the Atlantic Theater Company's spring gala. Thesp was a founding ensemble member of the company, where she met her husband, Atlantic co-founder…
The British are still coming. Boyett Ostar, aka the producing duo Bob Boyett and Bill Haber, have extended their first-look option on possible U.S. transfers of shows from Britain's National Theater.
Broadway did big biz over Passover/Easter weekend, cracking $20 million for the first time since the boffo Christmas season. Strong numbers for stalwarts coupled with robust new contenders helped…
The Pulitzer board gave no award for drama this year, snubbing finalists "Miss Witherspoon" by Christopher Durang, "The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow" by Rolin Jones and "Red Light Winter" by Adam…
The reteaming of scribe Charles Busch and helmer Lynne Meadow ("The Tale of the Allergist's Wife") and the U.S. preem of David Harrower's "Blackbird" are among the offerings from Manhattan Theater…
Jane Fonda returns to Broadway, for one night at least, with a staged reading of Eve Ensler's "Necessary Targets," the kickoff to a two-week performance fest in June dubbed Until the Violence Stops…
"Grey Gardens" will eke out a final weeklong extension at Playwrights Horizons April 25-30, and on April 27 the performers head into the studio to lay down tracks for an original cast recording.
Jackie Hoffman, DJ Spooky (aka Paul D. Miller), Mary Testa, David Rakoff and the Wau Wau Sisters join hip downtown theater troupe the Civilians for "Patriot Acts: An American Vaudeville," a…