A trio of regional theater veterans have launched Mainspring Arts Cooperative, a new nonprofit organization that will produce and present theater productions aimed at touring regional theaters around…
Three new plays and two classic dramas will be presented as part of Center Theatre Group’s 2015 season at the Mark Taper Forum, with the 48th season at the Los Angeles Music Center venue set to…
The Mark Taper Forum at L.A.'s Center Theater Group has lined up its 2014 season with a couple of world preems that legiters in Gotham and beyond will likely keep an eye on. Among the titles on the…
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If you can overlook the absurdity of casting the ravishing Jessica Chastain as the plain and clumsy heroine of "The Heiress," Ruth and Augustus Goetz's 1947 stage adaptation of "Washington Square,"…
There's history behind "Standing on Ceremony: the Gay Marriage Plays," a feel-good show celebrating gay marriage.
In Moises Kaufman's "33 Variations," Jane Fonda's indomitability invests dying musicologist Dr. Katherine Brandt with true grit and transcendent grace.
Composer-lyricist Mark Hollman, thesp Andre De Shields, nonprofit leaders Victoria Bailey and Todd London and helmers Michael Greif, Moises Kaufman and Gordon Edelstein are among the additions to the…
It's been 46 years since Jane Fonda's last role on Broadway but there's no sign of rustiness in the cool command she brings to "33 Variations."
According to Kaufman, the Sundance people are very accommodating. Make that extremely accommodating when it came to the play he wrote with the Tectonic Theater Project. Based on the 1998 murder of…
The Williamstown Theater Festival opens its new multimillion-dollar home and launches Roger Rees' reign as artistic director with Oscar Wilde's comedy-melodrama of Victorian English society. The…
The Wadsworth stage is now hosting one of its most offbeat, idiosyncratic tenants -- the character of Charlotte Mahlsdorf, a notorious East German transvestite who managed to outwit both the Nazis…