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…
West End tuners have been in short supply since the triumphant opening of "Matilda the Musical" in November 2011, but the new season offers some serious box office contenders.
Perhaps no genre faces more obstacles than the movie musical
Global Creatures, the team behind the successful arena adaptation of the BBC's "Walking With Dinosaurs" series, has announced its King Kong musical will bow in Melbourne's Regent Theater in 2013.
To locally premiere a tuner and see it become a Great White Way cash cow is the trickiest of grails. Still, every "Memphis" keeps the dream alive for the likes of "Bonnie and Clyde," a La Jolla…
Big-budget tuner "An Officer and a Gentleman -- The Musical," an Aussie-U.S. co-production based on the Richard Gere-starrer, will world preem in Sydney in May.
This Broadway season, only one musical started from scratch, so to speak.
Leslie Kritzer, Barbara Walsh and Felicia Finley are among the Broadway vets signed on to showcase the developing tuners at the 2009 New York Musical Theater Fest.
Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit and Kerry Butler have announced they have been cast in the out-of-town tryout of new tuner "Catch Me If You Can."
Filmmaking twins the Quay Brothers' first film in 10 years, "The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes" impresses as a visually exquisite, rigorously intellectual but dauntingly obscurantist fable about…
F. Scott Fitzgerald obviously wasn't thinking of Peter Schneider when he wrote that there are no second acts in America. After leaving his Disney prexy job in 2001, Schneider has refashioned himself…