It’s hard to predict how grownups might feel about this inflated musical adapted from previous stage and film treatments of Roald Dahl’s beloved novel, “Charlie & the Chocolate Factory.” (There’s…
This old town hasn’t seen a dame as bawdy as Bridget Everett since those big fat mamas who stripped for free drinks at Sammy’s Bowery Follies. But you’ll just have to take my word on that, since most…
Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, the “Hairspray” composers whose musical “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” is currently playing on the West End, have signed with CAA. It’s the first time the pair…
MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES "Arrested Development" David Schwartz › Two previous noms › Episode: "Flight of the Phoenix" › Series' signature Tahitian ukelele, jazzy themes return; rare score nod…
Drama has never been central to "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." Roald Dahl's story and the two so-so movie versions used vivid prose or super-saturated-color visuals to disguise the lack of…
"Catch Me if You Can" arrives at the Pantages without the star energy of its original Broadway leads.
Sam Mendes has confirmed he will not return to the director's chair for the next installment in the James Bond franchise.
Each of tuner's songrwiting teams limited to one tune in race
Dinner at 8? Thursday night was more like snacks at 5 at Angus McIndoe restaurant as not one but two shows opened on Broadway: "Don't Dress for Dinner" and "Leap of Faith." The latter had a…
NBC, Sony say their biz plan differs dramatically from the 'Glee' model.
The show will go on. NBC has demonstrated its faith in ambitious tuner drama "Smash" by giving it an early second-season renewal.