Broadway held on to some of the momentum from Presidents Day weekend, upticking to $18.3 million in total sales for Week 39 (Feb. 19-25). That's up by about $1 million from the prior sesh.
Road receipts grew in Week 39 (Feb. 19-25) as the 12-show slate increased 3.64% to $10,878,272.
Who would have thought that the hottest news on the movie scene this year would involve the world of opera? On Feb. 24, dozens of movie venues across North America found themselves playing to sellout…
Strands: WHEN OLIVIER AWARDS JUDGE Clive Hirschorn says, "I did it for two years and still don't understand how the voting works," it doesn't exactly inspire confidence.
Not for nothing does "The Tempest" start on board ship. Whether from magic to reality, from pain to forgiveness, or from darkness to light, the one certainty about Shakespeare's dreamlike…
Jay Harnick, founder of Theaterworks/USA, died in New York Feb. 27 after an illness. He was 78.
L.A. theater producer and actress/dancer Denise Wisenmeyer died in her sleep on Feb. 11 in Chatham, Ill. She was 53. Wiesenmeyer, who used the stage name Denise Ragan, was the co-founder of the Attic…
Kerry Butler will take the lead in the Broadway-bound tuner version of "Xanadu."
Downward spirals don't get much more deadening than the one traveled by the eponymous midlife-crisis mascot of Patrick Marber's corrosive glumfest, "Howard Katz." The writing is often pungent, and…
Barbara Hauptman, exec director of legit helmers' union Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers, will ankle the post when her contract is up in November.