While the potential is still there for a musicalized "R&M" to improve upon its source, as "Legally Blonde" did, at present this loud, effortful stab at a crowdpleaser goes in the opposite…
Rock Of Ages
Russell Simmons is developing a hip-hop musical that will draw songs from hip-hop’s “golden age” from between the mid-1980s and the mid-1990s, in the same way that “Rock of Ages” pulled tunes from…
Jamie Dornan is now a bonafide box office star thanks to “Fifty Shades of Grey,” but the 32-year-old actor spent a stretch of his 20s in Los Angeles trying to make it as an actor. During a two-hour…
“One Day,” a retooled version of cult 1999 teen musical “Inappropriate,” will play New York in a new multimedia production from Big Block Entertainment — which produced the musical “Heathers” — and…
“Rock of Ages” producer Matthew Weaver has acquired the stage rights to “Soul Train” with an eye toward turning the property into a Broadway musical. The producer has already begun the hunt for a…
A pair of Broadway press agents at PR firm the Hartman Group, long one of the two big dogs in the small world of Broadway praiseries, are striking out on their own as the Hartman Group closes up shop…
Big Block Theatrical, a new legit arm of VFX firm Big Block, will revive 1999 musical "Inappropriate" in an L.A. workshop staging this fall, with an eye toward returning the Off Broadway alum to…
"Rock of Ages " is a jukebox tuner that knows the licks and lyrics but not the music.
Producers of New Line's "Rock of Ages" are in talks with Bryan Cranston for the role of the mayor.
Producers of the film version of New Line's "Rock of Ages" have signed Mexican actor-singer Diego Boneta for the lead role of aspiring rocker Drew Boley.
The Tony-nominated "Rock of Ages" makes a triumphant return to the city where it started, in this thoroughly entertaining touring company production.