There were plenty of speed bumps along the way, but Broadway finished the season with a number to celebrate. Box office receipts set a new record, totaling $720,578,750, a rise of a healthy 12% from…
The Guthrie's new joint is a go. On Thursday, the Minnesota Legislature approved $25 million in general obligation capital bonds for the construction of the Guthrie Theater's new $125 million complex.
First the Oscars, now the Tonys. Paul Newman has made it clear he will not attend the June 8 Tony Awards telecast, despite his actor nomination for "Our Town."
It isn't over until the horn player votes. Last week, the musicians union ratified its contract with the League of American Theaters & Producers.
Broadway, the Ride: thrill-packed opening, scary plummet in the middle, dashing if not splashy finish. In the end, and despite its ups and downs, the 2002-03 Broadway season set a B.O. record.
Fewer shows, fewer bucks. Not that Bill Maher and "Urban Cowboy" were packing them in. But without those two, Broadway's overall tally retreated slightly to $15,133,099, down $608,168 or 3.86% from…
Dinner at Eight John Lee Beatty called it “the fastest show on Broadway.” Lincoln Center Theater's “Dinner at Eight” required no fewer than nine sets from the designer. “Each scene was a play unto…
In record numbers, this year's Tony actor contenders are portraying characters with a past. Twenty-eight of the 35 noms come from revivals or stage adaptations of films. Which of them wins a Tony…
Small world, isn't it? No, this is not yet another item on Bernadette Peters' attendance rate at "Gypsy." In the race to the Tonys, very few people pull the strings behind the campaigns that seek to…
Robert Hofler -- Noises Off