About one thing there was never a scintilla of doubt. Putting "Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe on stage as a seriously disturbed adolescent who blinds horses was always going to be a box-office…
Asked about the nature of research for a work of fiction, novelist Rose Tremain once argued that authors should leave a long time between researching and writing: "You need to forget a lot ... and…
Michelle Williams of the R&B group Destiny's Child is joining the Chicago production of "The Color Purple." Williams will play the role of Shug Avery, a sexy blues singer.
"Rust" is an intriguing, multileveled meditation on African-American success, identity and history. Its protagonist is a modern-day NFL star haunted by Aunt Jemima and other racist stereotypes…
The Metropolitan Opera gets a dash of Broadway next season, with legiters such as John Doyle ("Sweeney Todd"), Mary Zimmerman ("Metamorphoses") and Richard Jones ("Wrong Mountain") helming three of…
Playwright Deborah Brevoort brings the pain of bombings from all over the world into stark clarity by focusing on a single tragedy -- the terrorist bombing of Pan Am Flight 101 over Lockerbie…
Leah Kornfeld Friedman's experiences as a young stenographer in Gotham's garment district have been turned into a creative but flawed amalgam of gritty noir-esque melodrama and stylized absurdism. A…
Broadway held on to some of the momentum from Presidents Day weekend, upticking to $18.3 million in total sales for the week ending Feb. 25. That's up by about $1 million from the prior sesh.
Paul Mazursky will helm the world premiere of Michael Elias' play "The Catskill Sonata," which opens March 9 at the Hayworth Theater in downtown Los Angeles.
Brit writer-director Neil Bartlett not only manages to shake Lionel Bart's melodic songs out of one's head in his sensational stage adaptation of "Oliver Twist," he makes the audience rethink…
Loosely inspired by Homer's "The Odyssey," Dan Dietz's "tempOdyssey" is an absurd saga of a murderous office temp that made its awkward bow at the New Jersey Rep in the guise of a contemporary comic…
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