Rhonda Coullet certainly has a good hook for a musical biography. She was Miss Arkansas 1965, but gave up her title and crown a few months after the Miss America pageant, where judge Joan Crawford…
It's a safe bet that few people are drawn to theme parks for the indoor shows they offer, but parks are upgrading their productions to enhance the lure of their overall attractions in a competitive…
Despite the provocative title, Brian Christopher Williams' play contains little that's shocking. It's the touching tale of a teenager who realizes he's gay at the same time that Anita Bryant is…
With this new national touring production of "Cinderella," director Gabriel Barre and writer Tom Briggs prove it's possible to turn a charming television musical into a magical stage production.
Audiences who have been stymied by the quickly shifting moods and emotions in William Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale" can find some solace in the engaging musical version being presented by…
Some Broadway musicals are copied down to the last out-of-place lock of hair before they begin touring the country. It's the rare musical, like "Chicago," that is allowed to breathe and adapt to new…
Frank Loesser's "Greenwillow" lasted only two months on Broadway in 1960, but this short-lived musical about love and redemption has been redeemed with a new book that makes it an appealingly…
On Oct. 26, Jed Bernstein opened the sixth biennial meeting of the League of American Theaters & Producers with a 10-point plan aimed at giving the members of Broadway's trade group greater value for…
With the hiring of Howard Millman as producing artistic director, the Asolo Theater Company is looking to its past to build its future. Millman, 63, who currently holds a similar post at Rochester…
Canadian producer Garth Drabinsky promised a national tour of "Kiss of the Spider Woman" that was an exact replica of the original Broadway production. It's even better.
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%