Imagine Hannibal Lecter crooning about a feast of human liver with fava beans and Chianti while dancing prison guards sing harmonies. That could be on the menu this summer when "Silence! The Musical"…
To paraphrase an infamous Oscar speech, Broadway producers "really, really love" the road presenters. And wouldn't you know? This Broadway season, each and every one of the Tony-nommed tuners is…
Australian entrepreneur Kerry Jewel is attempting to stage an aggressive comeback. After several aborted stabs at producing the Peter Pan musical "Pan" in Oz through the 1990s, Jewel has set his…
The Woolly Mammoth Theater Company's 25-year nomadic existence is finally over. The company known for its wacky and offbeat plays has moved into the trendiest of D.C. neighborhoods and a facility…
Last month, Houston-based radio and advertising conglom Clear Channel Communications announced that it would divest itself of its theater and live-events arm, Clear Channel Entertainment.
Strands: Stand by for the October West End bow of a new version of Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None," tweaked by contempo scribe Kevin Elyot with Steven Pimlott directing a cast of 10.
Road grosses rose 3.40% to $12,083,859 during Week 50 (May 9-15). One reason for the jump was that "Riverdance" did not report its figures the previous week, but reported a $562,412 gross last week.
Form is wedded to content in "Incomplete and Random Acts of Kindness," the David Eldridge play whose title is longer than some of its scenes. A deliberately fractured treatment of a life tilting…
The Tony nominations pumped up most but not all shows' B.O. tallies during Week 50 (May 9-15), while some shows that were shut out of the noms increased their receipts regardless.
In rumpled suit and shaggy haircut, lips clamped on a cigarette, fingers clutching a drink, Welsh thesp Geraint Wyn Davies channels the troubled spirit of his countryman, poet Dylan Thomas, who died…
The Sydney Theater Company's season of "Hedda Gabler" toplining Cate Blanchett achieved 105% capacity during its 11-week season in the company's intimate 331-seat Wharf 1 Theater last year.