Playwright Stephen Karam ("Sons of the Prophet," "Speech and Debate") infuses the traditional kitchen-sink family drama with qualities of horror in his portentous and penetrating work of…
Roundabout Theater Company is promoting from within, tapping its well-received small-scale production of "Bad Jews" to move up to the org's larger Off Broadway space for a run that begins in the fall.
Tony nominee "Once" took home the top Drama Desk Award for new tuner Sunday, while Off Broadway outing "Tribes" scored for play. Revival kudos went to "Death of a Salesman" (for play) and "Follies"…
Current Tony contender "Once" and much-lauded play "Sons of the Prophet" took the top prizes at the Off Broadway-centric Lucille Lortel Awards.
Ambitious magical realist "Heels of War," from tyro Lebanese helmer-scribe Joe Bou Eid, adds beaucoup imaginative license to the story of how his parents met and married.
With a heavy heart and even heavier hand, Stephen Daldry addresses the tragedy of 9/11 through the experience of a boy struggling to accept the death of his father.
Stephen Karam ("Speech & Debate") writes from an off-kilter sensibility that sees something bitterly funny in life's tragedies.
The postponed revival of dance-ical "Bob Fosse's Dancin'" and Off Broadway stagings of plays by Stephen Karam and John Osborne have claimed slots in the 2011-12 season at the Roundabout Theater…
A trio of stage companies has commissioned composer Nico Muhly and playwright Stephen Karam to pen "Dark Sisters," a new opera about a woman trying to escape a polygamist marriage.
The Roundabout Theater Company has taken steps to beef up its new work initiatives, including the announcement of commissions from ten writers plus the appointment of scribe Theresa Rebeck as an…
Sober intelligence goes only so far in crafting an effective bigscreen version of the international bestseller "The Reader."