Broadway biz slid last week, following a couple of strong frames boosted by Tony-nom fever and Memorial Day tourism.
The inaugural Festival TransAmeriques, which ran May 23-June 7, offered a bracing dose of cutting-edge theater and dance.
When is a blog more than a blog? How about when it's a piece of theater? Several Off Broadway projects are trying to capture the nuclear energy of the blogosphere by making online writing an integral…
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe may goose its media profile this summer if Al Gore hits the Scottish capital to tubthump for Current TV, as the cable network he founded with entrepreneur Joel Hyatt…
Well, there was no runaway hit. But the lack of a juggernaut isn't entirely a bad thing. After all, Broadway was more popular than ever, with paid attendance rising to a record 12.3 million.
In Jessica Hagedorn's first commissioned play for Campo Santo, "Stairway to Heaven" (2005), a San Francisco Tenderloin recluse's privacy is invaded by her haughty, materialistic sister, who had just…
All together, now: It's Fronk-en-shteen. "Young Frankenstein," Mel Brooks' much-anticipated follow-up to "The Producers," has finally confirmed a cast (Roger Bart, Megan Mullally, Sutton Foster…
Nathan Lane will play the presidential lead role in "November," the new political comedy by David Mamet due to begin perfs on Broadway in December. Lane had been tipped as the likeliest candidate to…
Performance artist and director Lee Nagrin died June 7 in New York of colon cancer.
A Broadway transfer of the hit London revival of "Guys and Dolls" is in the works. Now it just has to find a cast. A Rialto incarnation of the 2005 West End production, which ran for about two years…