The weather-beaten life-size image of the crucified Christ looks over Eugene Lee's wonderfully ugly set for "Crime and Punishment" like a disappointed parent witnessing the slow breakdown of Scott…
After tackling Hamlet and Richard II head-on for Classic Stage Company, Michael Cumpsty turns in another muscular performance as that consummate Shakespearean villain, Richard III.
The two sides of the Broadway labor dispute may not be talking -- but everybody else with a stake in the dispute is as legiters continued to speculate about the outcome of the stagehands' strike that…
Argentine actor and comedian Norman Erlich, best known for his Jewish humor, died Nov. 6 in Buenos Aires after battling leukemia.
Mae West's 1926 vehicle "Sex" ran for nearly a year, closing only when police shut it down on obscenity charges, jailing its creator-star for a week. Aurora's chamber-scaled production of this rare…
Baby boomers may think the cultural gap between themselves and their parents was the widest in history, but the asymptotic progression of technology, as evidenced in Eric Coble's romantic comedy "For…
Mary Zimmerman's "Argonautika" is ship-shape for a longer voyage after its debut at Chicago's Lookingglass a year ago.
"The Adding Machine: A Chamber Musical" will land off-Broadway at the Minetta Lane Theater in February.
The Shakespeare Theater Company inaugurates its magnificent new Sidney Harman Hall with two elaborate productions in repertory -- the seldom-produced Christopher Marlowe plays "Tamburlaine" and…
Strike action at Milan's La Scala could jeopardize the upcoming opening night gala at the famed opera house, where workers, musicians and their unions are on the warpath after months of stalled…