China is increasingly looking to Europe as a potential partner in the global movie biz. That was the message delivered at the Venice Film Festival by both Beijing Intl. Film Festival topper Zhao…
Longtime Off Broadway producer Edmund Gaynes has hung out a new shingle, launching Gaynes Theatrical Booking to rep Off Broadway touring properties. The road market for Off Broadway shows is in…
Depending on one’s point of view, the back-to-back appearances by Robin Williams — in a new sitcom — and Arsenio Hall — in a new latenight talkshow — at CBS’ portion of the TV Critics Assn. tour are…
Pearl Jam have announced a sprawling North America tour, the band’s first U.S. road trip in three years. Believed to be tied to the group’s forthcoming, untitled record, Pearl Jam’s fall shows will…
In tackling the latter half of the 1960s, it turns out, "Mad Men" bit off a little bit more than the series can comfortably chew. Series creator Matthew Weiner always sounds a trifle exasperated, as…
Comedy website Funny or Die is breaking beyond the Internet into flesh-and-blood antics, teaming with Live Nation to stage a 13-city summer tour headlined by Dave Chappelle and Flight of the…
Capitalizing on "The 20/20 Experience," the year's bestselling album to date, Justin Timberlake will launch a second RCA album on Sept. 30, prefacing a Live Nation-promoted world tour kicking off…
A U.S. tour of Alfred Hitchcock's nine earliest surviving works, all silent pics newly restored by the British Film Institute, will roll out this summer.
Touring thesps and stage managers will get raises and boosted per diems as part of a new four-year agreement between Actors Equity Association and the Broadway League.
New law will provide $12 million more