Strictly from a commercial standpoint, redoing "Steel Magnolias" with a predominantly African-American cast feels like an idea whose time has come, and -- smart enough not to tamper with success…
There's obviously controversy and a bit of inaccuracy built into the title ABC is abbreviating as "GCB" -- but "Just Sort-of OK Christian Bitches" would have looked unwieldy on a billboard.
A new revival of Robert Harling's bittersweet comedy "Steel Magnolias" will tour the U.K. in a production helmed by David Gilmore ("Grease") and produced by David Ian Prods. ("Seminar," currently…
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At midseason, the valiant Paper Mill Playhouse continues its desperate search for patrons and subscribers to rescue the financially threatened theater with an engaging revival of "Steel Magnolias,"
Monday night didn't offer up the habitual Broadway opening-night crowd.
Jason Moore is moving from "Avenue Q" to the bell tower. Helmer of Broadway's puppet-centric musical has signed on to direct ABC's upcoming live-action telepic tuner "The Hunchback of Notre Dame."
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ADDRESS UNKNOWN (Leucadia Film Corp., 65 West Louise Ave., Salt Lake City, UT 84115) 10/9, Utah. Kyle Howard, Johna Stewart, PatrickRenna PROD, David Anderson; DIR, Shawn Levy; AD, Matias Alvarez…
Robert Harling's play was set solely in the beauty parlor where his heroines - a group of the liveliest, warmest Southern women imaginable - gather to dish dirt, crack jokes, do hair and give one…