The atmosphere is all -- and it isn't remotely enough -- in "The Girl With Red Hair," the Sharman Macdonald play that all but slips away in a vaporous mist as you're watching it. Scribe's gift for…
Noises Off: As big musicals enjoy longer and longer runs, Broadway theaters in the 1,400-plus seat range are increasingly at a premium. Newcomers such as "Spamalot," "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" and…
Road grosses dipped 4.53% to $14,178,101 during Week 43 (March 21-27), as "The Producers" went on layoff.
The theater steals from film for source material all the time, but now it's taking a cue from the exhibition side by going multiplex. .
For a composer who habitually had regarded love with wry detachment, "Passion" marked a radical shift for Stephen Sondheim. True to the 1993 musical's title, he penned lyrics about "a love that shuts…
Playwright Sean Cunningham has put a lot of effort into making this satiric vaudeville show tasteless, offensive, rude and crude. Had he but made it funny, this "Candide"-like saga about the…
The Geffen Playhouse will return to Westwood for its 10th anniversary season in November, reopening its doors with "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," starring John Goodman and directed by Geffen Playhouse…
Alan Ayckbourn's theater company and Traverse Theater Edinburgh are among participants as 59E59 Theaters hosts the second annual Brits Off Broadway festival April 5-July 3.
Ralph Fiennes will star in Brian Friel's 1979 play "Faith Healer" on Broadway next spring in a production transferring from Dublin's Gate Theater.
Elton John and Bernie Taupin's new vampire musical, "Lestat," will have its world premiere late this year at San Francisco's Curran Theater. The Broadway run follows in spring 2006.