The kids are all right. That’s the takeaway from “Romeo and Juliet,” with movie heartthrob Orlando Bloom and ingenue stunner Condola Rashad as Shakespeare’s star-cross’d lovers. The interracial…
Dish Network dropped 78,000 net subscribers in the second quarter, with the No. 2 satcaster attributing higher cancellations rates to its January rate increase. The company ended the second quarter…
Will pooch-loving DirecTV customers bite on this offer? DogTV — a 24-hour channel aimed at keeping hounds relaxed, happy and well-behaved — launched Thursday on DirecTV channel 354. It’s free to all…
The Signature Theater Company's much-lauded revival of August Wilson's "The Piano Lesson" scored with four Lucille Lortel Awards at Off Broadway’s annual kudofest. The Playwrights Horizons staging of…
Kiddie-cabler Sprout said it launch one new original series that would let kids play a game along with the show via tablet or mobile device, as well as three acquired series in the months to come…
Under Ruben Santiago-Hudson's flawless helming, a brilliant cast makes this 1987 play live and breathe and sing for a new generation.
The Mandt Bros., behind ESPN's "Jim Rome Is Burning," have paired up with Ranik Ultimate Fighting Federation to produce TV shows around mixed martial arts to grow the sport in China.
Disney XD has renewed "Kickin' It" for a second season, with production resuming in December for air in 2012.
NBC and Universal Media Studios are reassembling a team from "Friday Night Lights" to tackle another genre: the Western.
Variety.com unveils today a digital version of the paper's 105-year archives.
Ghosts fill Athol Fugard's "Coming Home," a haunting yet clear-eyed play of lost dreams, receiving its world preem at New Haven's Long Wharf Theater.