With a West End revival bowing in May and a smaller-scale, stand-alone production now running at the D.C. area's Signature Theater, the 1989 mega musical, often mentioned in the same breath as "Les…
"Barnum," the story of the legendary showman, takes place within the circus for which the title character became famous. Acrobatic choreography energizes Cy Coleman's all-the-fun-of-the-fair tunes…
The resurgence of the 1980s Brit megamusical continues, with producer Cameron Mackintosh locking in a West End revival of “Miss Saigon” that will open at the Prince Edward Theater in May. Originally…
It used to be that when a Broadway show booked an out-of-town tryout, it actually went out of town. Not anymore. The world premiere of Rialto-targeted musical "Honeymoon in Vegas" premieres this fall…
The world preem of a new version of the Cy Coleman tuner "Barnum" revised by Cameron Mackintosh and Mark Bramble, headlines the 2013 Chichester Festival Theater slate that also includes a new…
"My friend Nick Allott, who runs Cameron Mackintosh's company, suggested I come talk to Cameron if I was interested in turning 'Les Miserables' into a movie," Fellner says. "We met, we talked, we did…
For all its expected highs, this adaptation of a justly beloved musical has been managed with more gusto than grace.
George Blagden will play Grantaire in Universal's "Les Miserables," starring Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe.
In 2001, following the lukewarm reception that greeted his musical version of "The Witches of Eastwick," Cameron Mackintosh said he would never produce a new tuner again.
Will it run? That's not so foolish a question as it appears.