The play is still not the thing for American TV audiences, as Sunday's Tony Awards telecast improved only slightly upon the previous year's record-low tune-in. Preliminary Nielsens show an average of…
"This was the first play my father took me to 20 years ago," Liev Schreiber said of "Glengarry Glen Ross." "I saw Joe Mantegna. I'm not afraid to say that I was ripping Joe off"
King Arthur's knights found their holy grail Sunday, as "Monty Python's Spamalot" beat all comers to be honored as the season's best musical.
The Bard is boffo on Broadway. "Julius Caesar," starring Denzel Washington, has recouped its $3 million capitalization, according to the show's producers. Magic day was Sunday. Investors and…
Continuing its awards sweep, John Patrick Shanley's "Doubt" was named best new play Sunday at the 50th annual Drama Desk Awards. "Monty Python's Spamalot" also appears to be on a roll, adding another…
And the first casualty of the Tony Awards season is ... "Little Women." The Broadway musical will close Sunday after having played 55 previews and 137 regular performances at the Virginia Theater.
Unlike film and TV, which honor their veterans by giving them awards and not returning their agents' phone calls, Broadway knows how to treat its living legends: It puts them to work.
Who knew what Disney would ultimately bring with "Beauty and the Beast" and "The Lion King"? In certain Broadway theaters, booster seats for kids are outpacing hearing devices for seniors. Children…
It's a party out there now that the Broadway musical has recovered its sense of humor. "All people really want to do is laugh," says William Finn, composer-lyricist of "The 25th Annual Putnam County…
And the award for trouper of the year goes to ... It's a tie! Christina Applegate and Charlotte d'Amboise for "Sweet Charity." Who showed more spunk, more "the show must go on" determination…
The 1980s are back in theaters. And no wonder: It's good business for producers to wait 20 years before reviving a play or musical. This season alone, they brought back "La Cage aux Folles," "Steel…