Neil Patrick Harris can do just about anything — other than one of those graceful Cirque du Soleil style press-up handstands, but he's working on that.
"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…
Veteran indie producers Cassian Elwes and Robert Ogden Barnum have announced new financing shingle e2b Capital. Duo will serve as co-heads of the Los Angeles-based company, which is already at work…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
LONDON — The National Theater and Chichester Festival Theater emerged as the producer front-runners in the nominations for this year's Society of London Theater Olivier awards with 13 and 12 noms…
What would Ari Gold — Jeremy Piven's fast-talking huckster of an agent in "Entourage" — have done for a living in 1908? PBS seemingly asks and answers the question by casting Piven as "Mr…
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…
Just weeks after signing on to direct Disney's revisionist Snow White pic "The Order of the Seven," commercials helmer and VFX veteran Michael Gracey has become attached to direct Hugh Jackman in…
Twentieth Century Fox has attached Hugh Jackman to play American showman P.T. Barnum in "The Greatest Showman on Earth," an original contemporary musical to be scripted by Jenny Bicks ("Sex and the…
"Dirty Dancing" rolls into town with more lights and machinery than Barnum & Bailey.
Allen Bloom, who worked with live event company Feld Entertainment for nearly 50 years, died of lymphoma Jan. 18 in Bethesda, Maryland. He was 72.
P.T. Barnum, as it turns out, coined the term "middle class." He came up with the bait and switch. He was a pioneer in public relations, inventing the press conference. Director Simon Wincer's…