Every year at this time, there's usually a Broadway show that legiters say really needs a Tony — a worthy but underselling title for which an award looks like a potential box office savior. This…
I’ll Eat You Last
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Some years, the Tony nominations are announced and Broadway shows fall like dominoes. But this year, two days after the nominations, the news is good: Tom Hanks starrer "Lucky Guy," nominated for six…
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In "I'll Eat You Last," the dishy Broadway play that opened April 24, it's not just Bette Midler who holds the stage for the 90-minute solo show. Backing her up is one heckuva glam set. . .
Wouldn’t we all kill to be invited to a dinner party at Sue Mengers’? But, as Bette Midler puts it so plainly to the auds at her solo show, “Of course I would ask you to stay but … well … look at…
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,"…
Sometimes, legit critics still sell tickets. Case in point: "Matilda," the Broadway transfer of the Brit hit that won Stateside raves after its April 11 opening – and then topped $1 million for the…
As Tom Hanks topliner "Lucky Guy" continued to rake it in at the Broadway box office last week, star-driven plays led by Better Midler and Alec Baldwin joined the fray and Midler outing "I'll Eat You…
With James Bond adventure "Skyfall" taking in more than $1 billion, scribe John Logan could be sitting on his laurels, especially since inking the deal to write the next two Bonds and having already…