The 31st Laurence Olivier legit awards will be remembered as the night of the giant-killers. Beating out a bunch of commercial behemoths, the intimate revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's…
National Theater artistic director Nicholas Hytner unveiled on Thursday a raft of world premieres, new stage adaptations and classic revivals skedded for the next 12 months. He also used the occasion…
Does playing with bubbles hold the same attraction as playing in the snow? That question's being floated at New World Stages, where "The Gazillion Bubble Show" is hoping to fill the family-friendly…
Roman Polanski's "Dance of the Vampires" is doing what the tuner's Broadway incarnation failed to do four years ago: It's pulling in sizeable auds here.
The route from stage to screen isn't always an obvious one, but Tyler Perry has proved that by nurturing and building a core theater audience, the rest of the entertainment universe can be yours for…
Broadway shook off some of its winter doldrums in Week 37 (Feb. 5-11), with most shows posting box office gains over the prior week.
Road receipts grew in Week 37 (Feb. 5-11) as the 12-show slate increased 7.23% to $9,613,382.
A new arts festival in Toronto has unveiled its lineup, and Pythonite Eric Idle is front and center. Luminato, which runs June 1-10, offers eclectic entries in an inaugural outing that will include…
He's written 11 plays. His latest production has broken attendance records at venues across the country. He has a popular DVD line of filmed plays that do brisk biz at Target and Wal-Mart. And yet if…
One sensational guitarist, two powerhouse bluesmen, four savvy backup singers, and some 60 songs by legendary blues artist Blind Lemon Jefferson are enough to make any blues lover go weak at the…
Wholesome Debbie did Dallas, and now perky Peggy does Punishment in "Pleasure + Pain," Chantal Bilodeau's play about a young woman whose kinky fantasy life starts messing with her vanilla real one.