Noises Off: Broadway had better hope the movie-tuner trend doesn't fizzle out anytime soon. "Chicago" the movie goosed "Chicago" the tuner. But who thought granddaddy "The Phantom of the Opera" could…
The second annual New York Musical Theater Festival will run Sept. 12-Oct. 2. The fest's inaugural edition in fall 2004 attracted more than 23,000 people to 141 events.
A day before his play "On the Mountain" opens at South Coast Rep, busy young playwright Christopher Shinn discussed that work and other projects on his docket.
Barrington Stage will kick off its 2005 summer season with Stephen Sondheim's and James Goldman's musical "Follies" at the Consolati Performing Arts Center in Sheffield, Mass. Directed by…
After the screechy cliche overload of "Brooklyn, the Musical" comes the dismal banality of "Under the Bridge," the underwhelming tale of a crusty Parisian clochard who discovers the redeeming power…
While music and movement work seamlessly together in most great dance performances, rarely is the dialogue between the two forms as intimate, as vigorously alive or as spontaneous as in "Classical…
This winter, hordes of Irish tourists reportedly made the December trek to Gotham to do their Christmas shopping, see a few Broadway shows and visit their American relatives whose ancestors came here…
In the future, every woman will have her own solo bio-play. So far, there have been "Full Gallop" (Diana Vreeland), "Tea at Five" (Katharine Hepburn), "Golda's Balcony" (Golda Meir) and "I Am My Own…
English National Opera bows its new production of Leonard Bernstein's "On the Town" March 5 at the London Coliseum. The first London revival of the tuner will play 17 perfs in rep through May 24.
Bob Balaban and Larry Bryggman will headline David Mamet's courtroom farce "Romance" at the Atlantic Theater. Several Mamet revivals have graced the Off Broadway company's sked over the past 20 years.
Two upcoming Broadway revivals have completed their casting. Marsha Mason and Frances Sternhagen join the previously announced actresses of "Steel Magnolias." Delta Burke, Christine Ebersole, Rebecca…