A Novella Idea


Composer Bob Telson hasn't been on Broadway since “The Gospel at Colonus” in 1988, and that's too long, but he'll be back soon. Telson has collaborated with director/choreographer Graciela Daniele on…

Webs Wheeze Over License Fees


The major networks are seeing red – or rather, worrying about seeing it on their financial statements – over the license fees paid to renew long-running hit series, an issue that's quietly become one…


The Deputy


Music Theater Intl. chairman Freddie Gershon has moved quickly to replace his irreplaceable lieutenant, Greg Smith, who died in late January, and the choice was the most logical one: Stephen Spiegel…

Call Her 'Madam'


The sophomore season of City Center's “Encores!” series – semi-staged concert versions of neglected musicals – kicked off Feb. 16 with a lively reading of Irving Berlin, Howard Lindsay and Russel…

Biz Gains; 'Beast' 648g


With two new on board, the slate's take jumped during Week 37 (Feb. 6-12). Receipts totaled $6,190,973, a 5.9% hike. Attendance for the 19 shows totaled 145,348, a 12.4% improvement. Almost every…

Wayne And William


Wayne Wang, who opened his new Miramax film “Smoke” at the Berlin Film Festival, used the time to land a star for his next film, “The Big Nowhere” for United Artists. Among the cast members taking…

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