The founders of Prague's subversive, underground Semafor Theater, Jiri Slitr and Jiri Suchy, penned "A Walk Worthwhile" in 1965, with the absurdist jazz opera going on to become a huge hit in a…
Departing Broadway shows got a jolt of box office adrenalin last week, but overall sales were down as more than half of the productions on the boards saw receipts dip.
Paul Dano, Peter Dinklage and Josh Hamilton are in the cast of "Things We Want," the new play Ethan Hawke will helm this fall in a production from Off Broadway's New Group.
Who can resist metaphors when writing about the conflicts within a chamber music group? Certainly not Brit novelist Damian Lanigan, who crams his freshman playwriting effort, "Dissonance," with…
Rialto tuner "Grey Gardens" won't make it beyond July 29 -- despite a recent announcement stating otherwise. Producers decided over the weekend to shutter the musical, which took home three Tonys in…
Canada's street performers turned circus empire Cirque du Soleil is making moves on China with the debut of its touring show "Quidam" in Shanghai.
Christian Hoff, the Jersey Boy who picked up a featured actor Tony, will likely star in an upcoming Broadway revival of "Pal Joey."
If Potomac Theater Project has a specialty, it's "No End of Blame." During their 20 years in Washington, D.C., the politically oriented troupe produced Howard Barker's 1981 screed about art…
There are plenty of old-fashioned plays that can still sparkle onstage, but "Old Acquaintance" is probably not high on that list. Despite the handsome upholstery of Michael Wilson's Broadway revival…
The top ticket for the upcoming Broadway tuner "Young Frankenstein" will be $450 -- $100 higher than the $350 top-tier ducat at "Jersey Boys."
Mary Louise Wilson, who won a Tony for her turn as Big Edie Beale in "Grey Gardens," departs the Broadway tuner July 29. Lead actress Christine Ebersole, who also picked up a Tony earlier this month…