No Broadway production is an island. At least, few of them were this year. Twenty-five awards were doled out during the Tony ceremony June 10 -- and 23 of them went to productions linked to nonprofit…
Michael Ball will play Edna Turnblad in the West End incarnation of "Hairspray." Brit thesp, seen on Broadway in "Aspects of Love" and "The Woman in White," will step into the matronly role for which…
"Sometimes, you have to let them fail," says Neil Pepe. The artistic director of the Atlantic Theater Company is talking about playwrights.
Near the close of this year's Tony Awards, a swarm of men and women converged to accept one of the ceremony's top awards, filling the Radio City stage to bursting point. But this wasn't the massive…
It's tuner time in London again. After an unprecedented six weeks of previews, "The Lord of the Rings" is about to open, but its competition has suddenly come into focus.
This year's Tony Award acceptance speeches were peppered with pleas for a true repertory theater company in New York, and while "The Coast of Utopia" certainly hinted at how such an institution might…
The National Theater of Scotland is making its first visit to the U.S. with "Black Watch," a tough play in a military setting, laced with more profanity than vintage David Mamet. As if to make…
Ten years after "The Lion King" bowed on Broadway, Simba has come home. The South African production of the stage behemoth -- directed by Tony winner Julie Taymor but cast entirely with local actors…
In Week 2 (June 4-10), sales for eight-time Tony winner "Spring Awakening" rose nearly $60,000 to a healthy $644,716, and the show played to auds at 92% capacity.
Road receipts increased in Week 2 (June 4-10) as the 14-show slate rose 4.75% to $13,172,332.