Toreador, be on your guard. Prosper Merimee's novella "Carmen" has seen numerous adaptations for the stage, opera, film and ballet, and seemingly every previous version has been ransacked for the…
Andrea Martin has been confirmed for the cast of the Broadway-bound Mel Brooks tuner "Young Frankenstein." Thesp (most recently seen on Broadway in "Fiddler on the Roof") will play Frau Blucher, the…
Claudia Allen's affectionate, enjoyable but superficial adaptation of Stuart Dybek's "I Sailed With Magellan" belongs squarely in the noble effort category.
Edward Albee's revisitation of his early breakout success and a new tuner from the composer of "High Fidelity" are among the shows in the 2007-08 season at Second Stage Theater. The Off Broadway…
Following last season's Lincoln Center Theater production of "The Clean House," the belated discovery of Sarah Ruhl on New York stages continues apace with "eurydice," the distinctive young…
Matthew Schneck's confused new play "Badge" is its own evil twin, coupling a potentially affecting comedy about death and mourning with a lame, unfunny satire about a mentally ill 29-year-old Boy…
After the opening-night perf of "Herringbone" was aborted when star B.D. Wong gouged his thigh in a freak onstage accident requiring 30 stitches, the thesp bounced back over the weekend with a…
Broadway gained a healthy glow in the wake of the Tonys, with a solid number of shows on the boards seeing increases in sales, though not spectacular ones.
Lois Smith will topline "100 Saints You Should Know," the first offering of the 2007-08 season at Off Broadway's Playwrights Horizons.
Tim Blake Nelson, Laila Robins and Mireille Enos are among the cast of the Shakespeare in the Park production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
"I gave you the most horrible evening of your life." So says Kenneth Cranham's detective in the coda of "Gaslight." "Oh no," breathes relieved heroine Bella (Rosamund Pike), "the most wonderful." In…