Long before the Great Depression caused America's workforce to stall, Eugene O’Neill’s 1922 expressionist sequence of scenes, “The Hairy Ape,” rattled the cages of capitalism. In the new production…
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The Broadway revival of "Pippin" scored seven awards from the Outer Critics Circle, with the musical notching kudos for musical revival, director (Diane Paulus) and lead actress in a musical (Patina…
The legit awards season has barely begun, but Tony nominee Tom Hanks has already notched one trophy to take home with him once his toplining stint in Broadway play “Lucky Guy” ends: The Theater World…
The nominations for the 2013 Tony Awards shaped up into a head-to-head battle between drag queens and little girls, with musical "Kinky Boots" leading the pack with 13 noms and "Matilda," with 12…
The five shows opening on Broadway this week have all gotten an awards-season boost, with the Drama League naming a wide-ranging slate of nominations that includes "Macbeth," "The Testament of Mary,"…
And they're off: The Outer Critics Circle launched the 2013 legit awards-season frenzy with its annual pack of nominations, led by Broadway revival "Pippin" with 11 nods and new Rialto musical "Kinky…
The New York transfer of U.K. musical “Matilda” opened April 11 at Broadway’s Shubert Theater. The following is David Benedict’s review (Daily Variety, Dec. 13, 2010) of the London production, with…
Gabriel Ebert, Karen Aldridge, Lesli Margherita and Lauren Ward round out the principal cast of Broadway's "Mathila," the closely watched Brit hit that's opening on the Rialto in the spring.
Bertie Carvel will follow Brit hit "Matilda the Musical" to Broadway, with the thesp now set to reprise the role of the villainous Miss Trunchbull in the Rialto transfer.