The London success of David Grindley's 2004 revival of "Journey's End," R.C. Sherriff's 1929 play set in the British trenches during WWI, illustrated the slow-burning drama's capacity to resonate…
It's easy to carp at the excesses and inefficiency of this prequel/backstory to L. Frank Baum's beloved Oz adventure. Winnie Holzman's libretto is overstuffed with more plot strands than she can do…
"The Producers," the Mel Brooks tuner that broke box office records and created the phenomenon of the premium-priced ticket when it opened in 2001 and then swept that year's Tonys Awards, will…
First and foremost, Harold Pinter was, and is, an actor. That's why he writes so uncommonly well for them, rather than merely providing mouthpieces for authorial ideas.
The elder statesman of Australian theater, David Williamson, has given classical guitarist Karin Schaupp, her mother and her grandmother a generous present in the oral family history, "Lotte's Gift."
It's official: "Sunday in the Park with George" will be part of the Roundabout Theater's 2007-08 Broadway season. U.K. import, which took home five Olivier Awards Sunday, begins previews at Studio 54…
At Off Broadway's Zipper Theater, one musical revue of a single composer's work is making way for another. Zipper's new tenant will be "Make Me a Song: The Music of William Finn," beginning previews…
The theater is the natural habitat of ghosts, and one of the most enchanting spirits in the theatrical archives is the title character of "Mary Rose," J.M. Barrie's 1920 melodrama about a young woman…
THIS YEAR we could echo that great statement made from horseback by Paul Revere -- "The British are coming! The British are coming!" -- because our Anglo friends will be dominating the Academy Awards…
Steven Pimlott, one of the U.K.'s most eclectic and versatile stage directors, died Feb. 14 in Colchester, Essex, of lung cancer. He was 53.
Sheila Matthews Elmer, a 12-year vet of Actors' Equity, is the new marketing rep at C&S, the Gotham entertainment insurance agency formerly known as Coulter & Sands.
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