Shirley Herz, the storied Broadway press agent, died of complications from a stroke Aug. 11 in New York. She was 87. Herz, who suffered the stroke July 18, repped close to 100 Broadway productions…
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
If two "Macbeths" is company, is three a crowd? That's a question Broadway types have started to wonder in the wake of glowing reviews for the Kenneth Branagh-toplined revival of "Macbeth," now in…
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,"…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The main question is: What kind of a "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" is Scarlett Johansson? The short answer is: This Maggie the Cat is a tiger.
Exclusive interview with thesp reveals plans to play 'Cat' woman on Broadway
After bouncing between top directors and watching a string of marquee-name actors circle and then withdraw due to scheduling conflicts, producer Stephen C. Byrd's long-gestating project to mount an…
It's not springtime on Broadway just yet, with B.O. for most shows continuing to slide from the Presidents' Day weekend spike.
The sense of the two key couples in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" as refracted mirror images of off-kilter marriages, each with its own survival strategy, comes across with illuminating lucidity in the…
The Kennedy Center's festival of plays by Tennessee Williams is proving to be a consistently high-level affair. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is followed by a high-voltage version of "Cat on a Hot Tin…
Recent Broadway seasons have boasted at least one, and sometimes two, major revivals of plays by Eugene O'Neill and Arthur Miller, but the third definitive name in American theater history books…
There are several strong performances in A Noise Within's polished production of Tennessee Williams' "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," but Mitchell Edmonds stands out as Big Daddy. Commanding the stage as if…