St. John Hankin was no George Bernard Shaw; he wasn't even a Harley Granville-Barker. But in "The Return of the Prodigal," he had something to contribute to the Edwardian "drama of ideas," and it's…
With the Tony Awards hullabaloo winding down, legiters are free to turn their attention to the annual round of summer fests. Add two more to the list.
The little show that could (and did), "The Drowsy Chaperone" is nothing if not knowing. The secret behind the success of Casey Nicholaw's exquisitely honed hymn to the forgotten musicals of…
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Lois Smith ("A Trip to Bountiful"), Cady Huffman ("The Producers") and Larry Bryggman ("Proof") are among the cast of "Surface to Air," a new play directed by Tony-winning thesp James Naughton…
Bobby Cannavale and Alison Pill will topline "Mauritius," Manhattan Theater Club's Broadway production of Theresa Rebeck's latest play.
Stephen Sondheim will have a chat with Frank Rich of the New York Times as part of UCLA Live's 2007-08 season, which will also celebrate the 50th anniversary of a famed L.A. folk club.
Tyler Perry will direct and star in the bigscreen adaptation of his stage play "Meet the Browns" for Lionsgate. Comedy, which begins lensing this summer, marks the fifth film Perry will have done for…
Had grand evening at the dinner party given for Frank Langella, celebrating his "Frost/Nixon" triumph on Broadway. Barbara Cook even sang for us. Everyone is predicting a win on Tony night, but, of…
Neil Armfield's Company B theater troupe is enjoying its biggest B.O. success in 10 years with the musical "Keating!", while just a few kilometers across Sydney, the Griffin Theater Company has just…
He half slides, half crawls into his booth, weary but cheerful, his ribbed black shirt and nutmeg silk scarf under a dark dinner jacket an artful balance of bohemian dishevelment and movie-star chic.
One of the pains -- and one of the pleasures -- of theater performance is that it is never truly preserved. And even when it is recorded, the record tends to rob the electricity of the live event…