It's really hard to pull off a production style that says: “Yoo-hoo, I'm being ironic here!” without patronizing or caricaturing its targets of irony. Todd Haynes executed this risky directorial…
Off Broadway company Playwrights Horizons has tapped former "Do No Harm" topliner Steven Pasquale to co-star in this season's tuner adaptation of "Far From Heaven," while lining up a 2013-14 season…
New productions of Marx brothers tuner "Animal Crackers" and 2010 musical "Johnny Baseball" are among the titles joining "The Bridges of Madison County" on the 2013 slate at the Williamstown Theater…
The newly manufactured 1920s-set musical "Nice Work if You Can Get It" crams vintage Gershwin songs into a bubbly crowdpleaser, enchantingly rendered by thesps Kelli O'Hara, Michael McGrath and Judy…
Broadway musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It" tops the list of Outer Critics Circle nominations, scoring nine noms in the first round of legit kudos to announce contenders this season. Two more…
Sam Waterston has played Hamlet, Prince Hal, Benedick and Prospero, so it's only fitting that he would tackle King Lear for his 12th appearance at the Public Theater in a Shakespeare play.
The reasons "Knickerbocker" has remained on the shelf for 70-odd years are immediately apparent.
"Bells" turns out to be not only tuneful but sprightly, charming and rollickingly funny.
In the past two Broadway seasons, Kelli O'Hara has stepped away from the ingenue roles that made her a Broadway stalwart in musicals as varied as "Follies," "Sweet Smell of Success" and "The Light in…