It is hard to imagine that anyone who has even a passing knowledge of the irreverent musical persona of the late singer/trumpeter Louis Prima and his vocalist wife Keely Smith could have wrought such…
International Creative Management has hired Patrick Herold, former owner of the Helen Merrill agency, as a senior VP and head of the legit theater department at ICM's New York office.
"Billy Elliot -- The Musical" will experiment with a decidedly unorthodox preview period now that producers has canceled its out-of-town tryout and delayed the start of London performances.
Noah Racey knows a few things about stepping into famous dancing shoes. Last season he played the Fred Astaire role in the Broadway production of "Never Gonna Dance," based on the film "Swing Time."…
A new theater company is creating an expressway from Gotham to Connecticut for Off Broadway plays.
Strands: "The Lord of the Rings" is getting a little bit closer to going live. Plans are progressing quietly for an October 2005 opening of the £10 million tuner, which has long been eyeing the…
Road grosses rose during Week 10 (Aug. 2-8), with the 14 shows reporting grossing $12,509,573, an increase of 8.5% from the prior frame.
Broadway grosses dipped by a minor 2% during Week 10 (Aug. 2-8), slipping to $14,867,332. Attendance for the 27 shows on the boards was 222,218, off 1.6%.
The 2004 Helpmann Awards ceremony was everything an awards night should be -- slick, on schedule, humorous and honest.
August is the month when British legit broadens its focus, widening attention outward from London while the West End takes a pre-autumn nap.
Francesca Zambello's "West Side Story," on view for a second record-breaking season at Austria's Bregenz Festival, explodes from the stage that floats on Lake Constance, playing to an onshore…