Commercial Off Broadway productions are falling into place for theater-district runs this fall, with Dr. Ruth bio "Becoming Dr. Ruth" locked in for a run at the Westside Theater and downtown…
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
New tuner "Rated P ... for Parenthood" is set for a run at Off Broadway's Westside Theater starting in February.
While based on the mission of the Red Hat Society -- a growing org founded in 1998 to celebrate women over 50 -- new musical revue "Hats!" is colored less in red than in bright and cheery pastels.
In the beginning, Stephen Sondheim's "Follies" was known as "The Girls Upstairs." Before he decided on "A Streetcar Named Desire," Tennessee Williams toyed with the more prosaic "The Poker Game." And…
If you are truly, passionately, deeply and, most important, insanely in love, then "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" will probably be a truly, passionately, deeply and insanely funny night in…
For regional theaters, "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" is the gift that keeps on giving. Since regional rights became available in 2000, houses across the country have watched the show…
The tip-off was the set design. When David Rockwell's dazzling, innovative designs for "All Shook Up" failed to nab a Tony nom in 2005, it was clear: The awards committee members did not just dislike…
"No, I'm not a big traveler for my shows," says Joe DiPietro. "Especially one I wrote 10 years ago." For some writers, it is simple. Give them a free plane ride and hotel setup, and they're ready to…
The four actors in "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" probably work harder backstage than onstage as they plow through about 50 costumes a night.
It's hardly a revelation that music in post-WWII America was as segregated as society. To tread this familiar turf, a show must have something special going for it: a compelling story, captivating…