Road grosses declined 14.02% to $9,733,166 during Week 5 (June 27-July 3) as three shows left the boards. "The Producers" took a week off before its move to Japan. "Riverdance" went on hiatus until…
Broadway grosses fell 10% to $16,069,360 during Week 5 (June 27-July 3), but that total was without four shows that closed the previous week, and it still demolished the previous record for the…
Will "Billy Elliot -- The Musical" pirouette on Broadway? Now that the show is a British stage hit, questions about its chances of crossing the Pond have intensified from idle speculation to feverish…
A connoisseur of diverse cultural pursuits slips up with "President of an Empty Room," the first stage play from Steven Knight. Set in a Cuban cigar factory at a moment of crisis for senior roller…
Strands: The London theater is never complete, it seems, without something by Stephen Sondheim, and the latest example is Sam Buntrock's upcoming revival of "Sunday in the Park With George," which…
Yes, folks, she does the final cartwheel. That's an initial tribute due Brooke Shields, the 16th and latest Roxie Hart in London's "Chicago," which celebrates its eighth West End birthday in November.
New York theatergoers had better start brushing up on their French. On Sunday, July 17, Gotham plays host to the inaugural "Act French" series, an ambitious five-month season of more than 50 events…
Producer Jeff Gardner has acquired the stage musical rights to 1993 pic "Grumpy Old Men" with an eye toward adapting it for Broadway. Warner Bros. pic, which starred Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau as…
The new opera from Philippe Bosemans, "Julie," is a perfect work for people who think they don't like opera or atonal music. Shorter than a movie and more intense and absorbing than most Hollywood…
The Broadway production of Robert Harling's play "Steel Magnolias" will play its final performance July 31. Production will have played 23 previews and 136 regular perfs.
Julia Stiles has joined Mia Farrow in "Fran's Bed," the play written and directed by James Lapine that goes up Off Broadway at Playwrights Horizons later this summer.
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