On an idyllic summer night for Summit's "Step Up Revolution" preem at the Chinese, helmer Scott Speer had an easy answer to the question of his biggest challenge.
The postponed revival of dance-ical "Bob Fosse's Dancin'" and Off Broadway stagings of plays by Stephen Karam and John Osborne have claimed slots in the 2011-12 season at the Roundabout Theater…
Donald H. Josephson, a prominent theatrical advertising executive, died Dec. 8 in Manhattan. He was 82.
China's "response" to the Disney pic scores high on ethnic credentials.
Singer Teresa Brewer, who topped the charts in the 1950s with such hits as "Till I Waltz Again with You" and performed with jazz legends Count Basie and Duke Ellington, died Wednesday. She was 76.
The five-year span of 1978-83 saw no shortage of cultural crimes, and hammering the fatal nail in the coffin of the already moribund movie musical wasn't the greatest of them. Arguably worst of all…
Like its ex-con-going-straight hero, "Man Dancin'" trips an uneasy line between a grungy Scottish crime drama and an evangelical pamphlet. Not a particularly pleasant way to spend two hours at the…
If Tony Manero can make it in New York City in "Saturday Night Fever," then so can Violet Sanford in "Coyote Ugly," the latest and most calculated re-do on the formulaic fantasy of an innocent…
With a new running time of little more than two hours --- and only one intermission --- "Fosse" has been wisely trimmed down for the road. But although aficionados may miss the nixed "Shoeless Joe,"…
Musical numbers: "The Stardust Ballroom," "Family Counsel," "Who Gave You Permission?," "The Job Application," "A Big Mistake," There's a Terrific Band," "Call Me a Fool," "Song for Dancin',"…
"Singin' In the Rain" is a fancy package of musical entertainment with wide appeal and bright grossing prospects. Concocted by Arthur Freed with showmanship know-how, it glitters with color, talent…