Waylon and Willie gave wise advice to mamas when they sang, “Don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys.” Someone should write another verse for playwrights: “Don’t direct your own plays.” Regina…
A world premiere by Edward Albee and the U.S. bow of Caryl Churchill's new play are among notable additions to Off Broadway's 2013-14 lineup.
Off Broadway's Signature Theater has tapped Martha Clarke and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins as the latest additions to its Residency Five program, which promises three full productions to each writer over…
Off Broadway's Signature Theater has lined up eight shows for its 2012-13 season including world preems by Sam Shepard, David Henry Hwang, Regina Taylor and physical-theater duo Bill Irwin and David…
So "ripped from the headlines" that there's ample "Today" show footage speckled throughout.
A poignant adaptation of a story by Langston Hughes kicks off the new "American Collection" of the long-running PBS Masterpiece Theatre showcase in grand style. Heartfelt performances by leads Regina…
Motherhood sure isn't what it used to be. There are four moms among five characters in Cheryl L. West's "Jar the Floor," a new(-ish) play at the Second Stage Theater, but nobody's baking any cookies.
With the author's characteristic fluidity and passion, Regina Taylor's "Oo-Bla-Dee" chronicles the struggles of post-war jazz musicians trying to make sweet music over the intrusive societal noise of…
The teaming of Samuel L. Jackson and Kevin Spacey, two of the most highly regarded actors around, in perfectly fitting roles that call for a battle of wits and wills, proves to be a shrewd piece of…
Treating its host rather rudely, ABC's first American Television Awards were dominated by two NBC series: "Seinfeld" and the canceled drama "I'll Fly Away."