Underdog contender “Rocky” couldn’t triumph over Broadway, where soft sales have led producers to post an Aug. 17 closing notice for the big-budget musical based on the Oscar-winning film. The early…
Whatever your expectations going into “Rocky,” you come out rocking the technology. No mystery about where the $16.5 million capital investment went in this musical iteration of the 1976 movie that…
Fox and "Motown" producer Kevin McCollum have formed a joint venture to develop live stage productions based on the studio's titles. They are joined by Tom McGrath and film producer John Davis.
New musical "Big Fish" has a high-class problem. In the six months between the end of this Chicago tryout and its Broadway launch in September, creatives need to resist tampering too much with…
Jenna Segal, a former production development exec at MTV, Nickelodeon and VH1, is pulling together her first Broadway project as a lead producer, tapping a team of creatives for a revival of Lerner…
LONDON — "The X Factor" production company Syco (Simon Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment) has teamed with legit producers Stage Entertainment U.K. to lampoon its multi-territory TV talent search in…
Henk Kivits, the chief exec of Euro legit producing giant Stage Entertainment Group, will ankle his post this summer to be replaced by current Stage international exec producer Peter O'Keeffe.
Joop van den Ende's Hamburg-based production powerhouse Stage Entertainment has long dominated the live entertainment and musical scene in Germany, with wide-ranging productions that include not only…
PARIS -- One of brightest stars of French culture, late songbird Edith Piaf, is the inspiration behind "Les Amants d'un jour," a Broadway-style musical set to bow in Paris, with aspirations of moving…
Abrams Artists Agency is kicking off 2012 by expanding its ranks and renovating its offices.
Fox is hitting the road with its "Ice Age" franchise.