This week, the millennium arrived 3-1/2 months ahead of schedule. At least, it certainly looked that way, considering the mobs in Times Square.
Ten to Watch, Scribes - 1999
Musical chairs at US began a new go-round as Jann Wenner announced he's taking Wenner Media's monthly US magazine weekly on March 17.
Alexander H. Cohen's two-pronged Tony Awards attack on the League of American Theaters and Producers and the American Theater Wing has connected with its first blow.
Broadway did its annual post-Labor Day withdrawal, although a tad bit more spectacularly than usual. The total gross dropped $2,307,294, hitting $7,409,128 -- and this despite the first week of…
Janeane Garofalo will make her stage debut in David Lindsay-Abaire's new play, which opens Off Broadway in spring 2000 at a theater to be announced.
Winners overtook the B.O. losers last week, with 11 shows gaining and eight losing ground. However, what a difference a hit show makes in the total Broadway receipts for the week of Aug. 30 to Sept…
Playwright-director Tina Landau ("States of Independence," "Stonewall: Night Variations") is in talks with Walt Disney Theatrical Prods. to helm and write the book for a musical based on the animated…
A potential battle is brewing between directors and playwrights over the thorny issue of copyright control.
With "Closer" closed, Broadway last week dipped $474,413 to $9,716,422. The loss of one show wasn't the only sobering factor: Most of the 22 productions lost ground, with only six of them gaining.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%