Summertime looked a lot like Christmas on Broadway last week. Not because of the grosses — which, while robust, didn't approach the stratospheric heights of the year-end holidays — but because a…
Jodi Schoenbrun Carter
For Broadway's really big hits, the mega-bucks don't come from a show's outpost on the Main Stem – they come from all the title's incarnations around the world. Proving the point: The juggernaut…
Who says July 4 is bad for Broadway box office? Not spring openers "Kinky Boots," "Motown" and "Matilda," which all hit best-yet tallies in a frame that can sometimes be a rough one for Rialto…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Veteran Gotham legiter Jodi Schoenbrun Carter has hung out her own shingle, launching 1022m Management and Marketing, an outfit that aims to match old-school talent management to new-media branding…
With musicals "After Midnight" and "A Night with Janis Joplin" now booked for fall runs, Broadway's singing a familiar song. A whole slew of them, in fact. Catalog musicals — that is, tuners with…
This well-matched pair is up for anything that helmer Sullivan throws at them in this fun show, which has no discernible theme, but a lot of nerve.
Hot on the heels of his fourth well-received stint as Tony host, Neil Patrick Harris has locked in a Broadway return with a spring 2014 production of John Cameron Mitchell and Steven Trask’s rock…
The 1993 romantic comedy "Sleepless in Seattle" has been turned into a stage musical that can best be described as pointless in Pasadena.
The National Theater of Scotland’s production of “Macbeth,” starring Alan Cumming, opened on Broadway April 21. The following is Mark Fisher’s original review (June 18, 2012) of the show’s initial…
Could it be magic at the Broadway box office?
One giant question hangs over Judy Craymer's "Viva Forever." Has her new jukebox tuner done with the Spice Girls back catalog what her "Mamma Mia!" did with Abba?