How big a hit will "Young Frankenstein" be? Its producers say we'll just have to guesstimate. In a surprising move, Mel Brooks and Robert F.X. Sillerman, the two producers behind Brooks' latest…
The 2007-08 season of Off Broadway theater troupe the Transport Group includes a new tuner co-written by Michael Patrick King ("Sex and the City").
Sales were hot on Broadway this summer, with total grosses climbing to $261.8 million for the first 14 weeks of the 2007-08 season, stretching from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Casting, the old saw says, is everything. Having John Lithgow in splendidly imperious form as Malvolio in the Royal Shakespeare Company's new production of "Twelfth Night" is certainly a boon -- and…
In "America LoveSexDeath," the most disturbing thing about Billy the Mime's work is that it's beautiful. With just a few movements of his hands, his long fingers bent toward his stomach, he creates…
The plays of Plautus are widely and incorrectly thought to be a laugh riot on the strength of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," which actually incorporates only one line and a few…
Michael Bush, a longtime veteran of Manhattan Theater Club, has been appointed the new a.d. of the Emelin Theater in Mamaroneck, New York.
Off Broadway's Vineyard Theater has set the first two offerings of its 2007-08 season, which kicks off with "The Piano Teacher" by Julia Cho ("Durango") and continues with "The Slug Bearers of Kayrol…
Lincoln Center Theater has added the latest Paul Rudnick play, "The New Century," to its Off Broadway sked for the 2007-08 season.
Chinese-language TV station New Tang Dynasty TV is stepping up its live entertainment sked, boosting the number of perfs of its annual holiday show in a bid to become more direct competish for the…
Christine Ebersole, Barbara Cook, Audra McDonald, Phyllis Newman, Lucie Arnaz and Lillias White are among the performers to appear at the memorial tribute for lyricist and librettist Betty Comden.