The legendary lyricist and composer Stephen Sondheim is worthy of a great, big, expansive documentary. But if you're going to make a film that centers on a single show of his, there are certain…
Merrily We Roll Along
Indie film distributor Abramorama has picked up “Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened” — the “Merrily We Roll Along” documentary that will have its world premiere at the New York Film…
Can't make it over to London to check out notable stage shows there? Don't fret: You can probably catch them in a movie theater near you. With the launch of a new West End Theater Series of…
LONDON — The tuner version of Alice Walker's "The Color Purple" will receive its European preem at London's Menier Chocolate Factory this summer in a new production helmed by John Doyle. Produced by…
Just for Laughs Group, the 31-year-old Canadian producer of comedy fests around the world, has launched a Gotham-based theatrical division led by producer Adam Blanshay.
Monday's premiere of Lionsgate's "The Last Stand" evoked plenty of memories in Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's "Merrily We Roll Along" is a skittish beast -- it was a famous flop on Broadway -- and makes a challenging choice for West End star Maria Friedman's directorial…
Stephen Sondheim's "Merrily We Roll Along" flopped on Broadway 31 years ago after 16 perfs -- and hasn't been seen on the Great White Way since -- but London's powerhouse Menier Chocolate Factory is…
With Batman and Harry Potter already on tour, Warner Bros. will now send Scooby-Doo on the road, with "Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries" hitting stages in January.
"Billy Elliot" is that successful tuner that captivates us despite music, by Elton John, that never enhances the action or deepens our commitment to the characters.
"Merrily We Roll Along" rolls triumphantly back to town as the opening attraction of the 2012 season at City Center Encores! The troubled piece -- a 16-performance failure when it opened in 1981 -…