In Richard Nelson’s new play, “Nikolai and the Others,” George Balanchine, Igor Stravinsky, Maria Tallchief and a full complement of other notable Russian emigres spend a Chekhovian weekend together…
Blair Brown, Michael Cerveris, John Glover and Kathryn Erbe are among the thesps on board Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming Off Broadway production of "Nikolai and the Others," the new play by…
If we must have a play about Richard and Pat Nixon, then Douglas McGrath makes a damned good job of it in "Checkers." TV pros Anthony LaPaglia ("Without a Trace") and Kathryn Erbe ("Law & Order…
It's nearly impossible to channel surf without coming across a cop show or three. With countless police dramas to choose from, you might assume audiences have had their fill of the genre, but…
Bravo is keeping its plate of "Top Chef" series full, renewing spinoff "Top Chef Just Desserts" for a second season.
USA has changed the name of Sarah Shahi starrer "Facing Kate" to "Fairly Legal" and given the drama a Jan. 20 premiere date.
Jeff Goldblum has decided to exit USA's "Law and Order: Criminal Intent." Should the show return for a 10th season, Goldblum's reps told Variety on Tuesday that the thesp has made up his mind to…
An exquisite example of calculated execution in pursuit of elusive ideas.
The Gersh Agency has made senior partners of Bill Butler and Rick Greenstein. Butler has been a partner and head of Gersh's New York office, while Greenstein has been a partner, senior veep and head…
Parents were really taking it on the chin last week, at least on New York stages. They even got their own play, whose title leads this column, though on the marquee of the Barrymore Theater it says…