An admiring gaggle of entertainers saluted comedian Bill Cosby's impact on American humor and media depictions of race at the Kennedy Center's 12th annual Mark Twain Prize ceremony on Monday.
Tyne Daly has signed to play the role of Maria Callas in the Kennedy Center's spring production of Terrence McNally's "Master Class."
Say what you will about Rocco Landesman -- and right now, people are saying -- the guy sure knows how to make an entrance.
The Kennedy Center has received a $5 million donation from arts patron Adrienne Arsht to support musical theater programming at the D.C. venue.
Producer Margo Lion ("Hairspray") has been appointed co-chair of President Obama's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities.
Signature Theater's long-running relationship with Kander and Ebb has taken another inventive turn.
Producer/director Mel Brooks, actor Robert De Niro, rock star Bruce Springsteen, musician Dave Brubeck and opera singer Grace Bumbry and have been selected to receive this year's Kennedy Center…
Playwright-actor Danai Gurira earns a reputation for hard-hitting drama.
For a minute there, it looked like nonprofit theaters around the country were going to fall like dominos.
Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and Phylicia Rashad are among the lineup of celebs set to salute comedian Bill Cosby when he receives the Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Oct. 26.
Arena Stage has received a $1.1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to create the American Voices New Play Institute, an initiative to help further new play development within American…