Banishing typecasting, Charlotte Westenra's choices for the two contrasted characters in "Kiss of the Spider Woman" are a surprise. Who else would have looked at Rupert Evans' resume -- BBC period…
In it's seventh season, "Broadway by the Year" has found a real comfort zone in the year 1959, a season that produced such landmark musicals as "Fiorello!," "The Sound of Music," "Take Me Along,"…
Movie biz may have dwindled last week, but Broadway brought in solid numbers. Total sales for 37 shows on the boards hit about $20.5 million.
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Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 20.7 Network: NBC
Family Guy2Rating: 4.5 Share: 12 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
The Simpsons3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 8.5 Network: FOX
Bette Midler is currently rehearsing a big extravaganza she'll export to Las Vegas to take over from Celine Dion at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. When I was chatting Bette I couldn't quite…
The roots of madness may always remain a mystery, but the pathology of those who collude in madness -- those who are unaccountably persuaded to join up for a Charlie Manson spree or drink the…
"Why do we need the play written out?" asks Flaminio Scala, the fading hero of "The Glorious Ones." "We know the characters. We are the characters." From the point of view of a 17th-century Italian…
The ghost of Clifford Odets hovers over David Wiener's "System Wonderland," not just in the self-consciously cynical dialogue or the luxurious beachfront living room in which "The Big Knife" could be…
While based on the mission of the Red Hat Society -- a growing org founded in 1998 to celebrate women over 50 -- new musical revue "Hats!" is colored less in red than in bright and cheery pastels.
Rogue Artists Ensemble's world premiere adaptation of Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean's graphic novel "The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch" is an otherworldly phantasmagoria. Under Sean…
Omigod, Broadway totally has a new princess. In much the same way Tracy Turnblad sashayed into town in "Hairspray" or the budding "Wicked" witches touched down, Elle Woods beams in from planet Malibu…