On Sept. 12, the Web site for the upcoming Broadway tuner "The Pirate Queen" produced a live webcast that kicked off the show's "castcom" -- three-to-four-minute episodes that chronicle the musical's…
A last-minute cast replacement and years of anticipation raised the stakes to unusually high levels for the premiere of the Canadian Opera Company's "Das Rheingold." Opening a new opera house with a…
Frankie Valli biotuner "Jersey Boys" broke another house record with a weekly gross of $1,173,290, defying the general downward trend of Week 15 (Sept. 4-10).
As Mozart's 250th-birthday celebrations drone on, levity has been distinctly absent. Enter British post-punk band the Tiger Lillies to change all that. "The Weber Women" is a gloriously nasty piece…
There was a point in theater history when Diana Rigg was most famous for appearing onstage in the nude. That was back in 1970 in Ronald Millar's "Abelard and Heloise," a play that caused a sensation…
Bella is a successful PR executive and it's her 29th birthday, so where is she? Celebrating in a smart London drinking club with four friends, of course -- but maybe she should be at the bedside of…
Hope pulses so strongly through "Theophilus North," Matthew Burnett's adaptation of Thornton Wilder's final novel, that the buildings and boats know its name. As Theophilus travels the coast of Rhode…
A musical Mary Todd Lincoln in the insane asylum? "Asylum: The Strange Case of Mary Lincoln" has a certain cachet, all right. It turns out the York Theater Company's new chamber musical is…
John Cullum ("Urinetown," "Northern Exposure") will play the narrator in "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! -- The Musical," which kicks off a seasonal run on Broadway in October.
Well, at least he has experience with the naked part. Porn star Spencer Quest joins the cast of long-running Off Broadway tuner "Naked Boys Singing!" on Oct 13.
Neil Simon, Rocco Landesman and Gerald Schoenfeld are among the legiters skedded to speak in honor of Cy Feuer at a memorial service for the legendary producer, who died May 17.