Broadway musical "The Visit," which went into the 2015 Tony Awards ceremony with five nominations but walked away empty-handed, has set a closing date for June 14. 'The Visit," a dark and challenging…
This spring, the name on everybody's lips was Kander. Composer John Kander, that is. In March, "The Visit," the show he wrote with his late collaborator Fred Ebb and playwright Terrence McNally…
There's a delicious moment in the reworked musical "The Visit" when Chita Rivera, playing Claire Zachanassian, the world's richest woman, speaks of her eventful, much-widowed life and her near-death…
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“The Landing” is esteemed Broadway composer John Kander’s first musical since the death of his long-time collaborator, Fred Ebb, so all eyes are naturally on his new partner, the young playwright…
If you're going to make your directing debut under a harsh industry spotlight with minimal rehearsal time, it's smart to appropriate a world-famous production's concept and numerous veterans of same…
Avner Garbi, an Israeli actor and director who co-founded the Jewish Repertory Theater in Gotham and was a founding member of the West Coast Ensemble, died May 22 in Los Angeles. He was 70. Garbi was…
Off Broadway’s Vineyard Theater has booked David Hyde Pierce, currently up for a Tony for his perf in “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” to star in its upcoming production of “The Landing” as…
Susan Stroman's staging of John Kander and Fred Ebb's "The Scottsboro Boys" finally comes to L.A.'s Ahmanson Theater after stints on Broadway, San Diego and elsewhere. Although most of the Broadway…
They both have one word titles, beginning with the letter "c," and they were written by John Kander and Fred Ebb. "Cabaret," however, is not "Chicago."
John Cullum is locked in to reprise his role in "The Scottsboro Boys," the Kander and Ebb tuner heading to Broadway in the fall.
John Cullum ("110 in the Shade"), Colman Domingo ("A Boy and His Soul") and Brandon Victor Dixon ("The Color Purple") will lead the cast of "The Scottsboro Boys."