As part of the La Jolla Playhouse's Page to Stage initiative, the theater will host a workshop staging of a new musical adaptation of "Dr. Zhivago."
Richard Wagner's "The Ring of the Nibelung" is the mountain that all opera companies have to climb. The Ring Cycle tests an organization to its financial and artistic limits. The Canadian Opera…
Kevin Spacey will tackle his first British production of Shakespeare next fall, when the double Oscar winner plays the title role in "Richard II," directed by Trevor Nunn.
The new City Center Encores! season opens with a nourishing serving of what the long-running series does best -- revisiting underseen or all-but-forgotten entries from the American musical canon…
You might expect S.H. Murakoshi's "Slippery When Wet"-- a play in which interracial dating is about as safe as a minefield -- to come across as starchy or exaggerated. Happily, however, Murakoshi's…
In January, Los Angeles turned into the legit stix when a non-Equity tour of "Oklahoma!" rolled into the mighty Pantages Theater. There on the stage that recently hosted "The Producers" and…
Beyond issues of non-Equity and the virtual orchestra, the road is beset with other worst tours playing major venues.
Strands: Will Shakespeare save Kevin Spacey? We'll find out in the fall, when the two-time Oscar winner embarks on his first British foray with the Bard: "Richard II," directed by Trevor Nunn.
The history and spirit of Africa will be showcased through song and dance in the first pan-African musical play, "Sing Africa Dance," created and produced by Mbongeni Ngema ("Sarafina!") with backing…
Road grosses declined 13.7% to $12,518,125 during Week 36.
At Sundance, festgoers were lavished with Motorola cell phones and Kenneth Cole shoes. At the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, the sexiest free giveaway was ... oxygen.