At every performance of musical "The Phantom of the Opera," on Broadway and around the country, the tortured title character rips off his mask to reveal his disfigured face. That deformed mug is the…
The brewing Broadway adaptation of "Rear Window" has tapped scribe Keith Reddin and helmer Terry Kinney to bring the thriller to the stage. Reddin is a veteran legit scribe whose plays include "Life…
Playwright and activist Larry Kramer will be receive the annual Isabelle Stevenson Award as part of the 2013 Tony Awards June 9. The laurel, named after the former prexy of Tony co-presenter American…
Longrunning Broadway tuner “Mamma Mia!” will shift from the Winter Garden Theater, its home of the last 12 years, to the Broadhurst Theater later this year. At 1,182 seats, the Broadhurst — currently…
If Thornton Wilder had dropped acid, he might have written "Smokefall," a new play by Noah Haidle being given its world premiere at South Coast Repertory.
Jenna Segal, a former production development exec at MTV, Nickelodeon and VH1, is pulling together her first Broadway project as a lead producer, tapping a team of creatives for a revival of Lerner…
Like the hard-core radical voyeurs in Jennifer Haley's terrific sci-fi play "The Nether," you won't want to leave the Hideaway.
Christopher Durang's play "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" opened March 14 at Broadway's John Golden Theater following an Off Broadway run at Lincoln Center Theater, where the show opened in the…
"The Turn of the Screw" is a story with ghosts, which is not the same thing as a ghost story.
Film producers Charlie Lyons, director Jay Russell and thesp Tim Guinee ("Revolution") have teamed to pick up the first-class stage rights to "Rear Window" with an eye toward adapting the title for…
Warner Bros. has won a bidding war for Canadian author Linwood Barclay's novel "Trust Your Eyes" and set Todd Phillips to direct and produce the thriller with Dan Lin.