When the song-and-dance finale of this year’s gala fundraiser for Theater Development Fund came around, the performers trotted out that familiar tune from “Aladdin,” “A Whole New World.” But it…
Broadway veteran Tom Viertel has been tapped to run the Commercial Theater Institute, the training program for commercial theater producers run by the Theater Development Fund (TDF) and the Broadway…
For his lastest superheroic feat, Spider-Man has endowed Broadway theatergoers with the extraordinary ability to reserve tickets and pay for them later. It might not sound like much. But the mobile…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Philip J. Smith, the chairman and co-chief exec of Broadway's Shubert Organization, is set to be honored at the Theater Development Fund's annual gala in a shindig that will include Bernadette Peters…
"Once," the Broadway musical that turns razzle-dazzle tuner traditions on their head with a hushed and idiosyncratic take on an indie-style love story with a melancholy ending, topped the 2012 Tony…
Tony special honors for legit perfs of the highest order
Broadway musical "Once" led the pack of 2012 Tony nominations, nabbing a total of 11 nods including one for top tuner.
While Sunday night's Tony ceremony was a notably celeb-filled affair, the stars didn't attract any more eyes to the kudocast than last year -- and the flat figures seem another indication that…
Hot Docs 2010 marked 11 days of record auds.
The prevailing impression of a new book from the Theater Development Fund, "Outrageous Fortune: The Life and Times of the New American Play," is that playwrights find themselves financially…
This summer, Broadway has been radically different.