An inability to distinguish between high comedy and farce, and between "artificial" and "fake," has crippled many a production of Wilde, Shaw and Orton, and it accounts for the Old Globe's woeful…
At key points in "Take Flight," the new tuner from the team of Richard Maltby Jr., David Shire and John Weidman, characters sing the title of the show. On the word "flight," the voices of the…
"In the Heights" has nailed down a venue for its Broadway transfer, with the show confirmed to play the Richard Rodgers Theater this spring.
Nobody, not even lead actor/writer Grant James Varjas himself, gets much mileage out of Varjas' indulgent script to "33 to Nothing."
Hank Azaria and Jimmi Simpson will topline the Broadway production of Aaron Sorkin's "The Farnsworth Invention," the first Rialto outing for Sorkin since he made his name as a TV auteur. Production…
Marivaux, master dissector of passion's complex emotional and verbal skeins, might not immediately recognize his 1720 "The False Servant" in the world premiere of Theatre de la Jeune Lune's retitled…
Michael McKean and Raul Esparza will join Ian McShane in the cast of the Broadway revival of Harold Pinter's "The Homecoming," set to begin perfs at the Cort Theater in November.
Scripter Robert J. Litz projects to 2009, offering a deliciously cynical, if predictable, perusal of Beltway political machinations affecting a controversial Supreme Court confirmation.
Hungarian-born playwright and director George Tabori, a legend in Germany's postwar theater world whose avant-garde works confronted anti-Semitism died July 23 in Berlin. He was 93.
Argentine cartoonist and writer Roberto Fontanarrosa, whose stories were widely adapted for theater, died July 19 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in his hometown of Rosario, Argentina. He was 62.
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