Two New Jersey regional venues, McCarter Theater and Paper Mill Playhouse, are teaming up to present a new production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," directed by Tina Landau and scored by folky rock…
Scribes Amelia Bullmore and Elizabeth Kuti share the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, the annual U.K. legit award that honors female playwrights writing in the English language.
When playwright Steven Sater first asked Duncan Sheik to pen music for the theater, Sheik demurred. He said, "Steven, that's not really in my skill set."
Sandra Bernhard brings "Everything Bad and Beautiful" to Off Broadway this spring. Thesp's self-penned show comes to the Daryl Roth for a two-month stint starting March 29.
What's next at the Schoenfeld? That's the question making the rounds on the Rialto these days, with Broadway real estate in limited supply and a slew of shows jostling for the vacancy left when…
There was plenty of park in evidence at the opening-night party of "Barefoot in the Park": The shindig was held at the Central Park Boathouse on Feb. 16. But the weather proved a little too cold for…
Cherry Jones isn't getting out of the habit of "Doubt" just yet. Thesp, who won a Tony for her turn as the crusading nun in John Patrick Shanley's Pulitzer- and Tony-winning play, will star for six…
Opera and film director Franco Zeffirelli will receive an award for lifetime achievement in theatrical design at the TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards on April 7.
John Gallagher Jr., currently appearing in MTC's "Rabbit Hole" on Broadway, will play a troubled adolescent in "Spring Awakening," the tuner adaptation of the 1891 Frank Wedekind play with music by…
Broadway got a nice boost over Presidents' Day weekend, with grosses climbing around $2.6 million to a robust $16,497,521 for the week ended Sunday.
Noises Off: Let's go out on a limb and call Leigh Silverman, the 31-year-old helmer of Lisa Kron's "Well," the youngest female director to work on Broadway.