When is a blog more than a blog? How about when it's a piece of theater? Several Off Broadway projects are trying to capture the nuclear energy of the blogosphere by making online writing an integral…
The inaugural Festival TransAmeriques, which ran May 23-June 7, offered a bracing dose of cutting-edge theater and dance.
Broadway biz slid last week, following a couple of strong frames boosted by Tony-nom fever and Memorial Day tourism.
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Road receipts increased in Week 1 (May 28-June 3) as the 13-show slate rose 6.22% to $12,574,791.
Well, there was no runaway hit. But the lack of a juggernaut isn't entirely a bad thing. After all, Broadway was more popular than ever, with paid attendance rising to a record 12.3 million.
Come July 1, smokers in England won't be lighting up in enclosed public places, thanks to a new law. But showbiz won't be kicked in the ash.
The big question for the 13th Shanghai Television Festival is whether it can survive being cut adrift from its younger, higher-profile film festival cousin. With joint TV and film markets, STVF and…
It's business, but not quite as usual at this year's Shanghai Intl. Film Festival. SIFF has been accused in the past of having mixed priorities but now, in its 10th incarnation, China's only grade-A…
Whose Al Hurra is it, anyway? Criticisms of the U.S.-funded Arabic-language newscaster during a May 16 congressional hearing have only served to highlight an inherent paradox in the net's underlying…
Nominees for the fest's top prize, the Jin Jue award
Luc Besson is looking more like a movie mogul every day -- and it's not just the spreading waistline. The Gallic filmmaker last week began the process of floating his 7-year-old mini-major EuropaCorp…