Fred Astaire has been gone 17 years, but his legacy lives on. Andrea Marcovicci is toasting the dancer in the Oak Room, and "Timeless Divas" at the Triad uptown is giving a buoyant nod to Fred and…
Thesp-cum-scribe Charles Grodin's "The Right Kind of People" is a very Manhattan affair making its debut at San Francisco's Magic Theater. This seriocomedy about ugly doings on a Fifth Avenue co-op…
Sports journalist and savvy scribe Mitch Albom is a bankable brand in Michigan, where he peddles a lucrative multimedia blend of commentary, comedy and the kind of gentle, homespun, self-actualizing…
There's a risk that comes from getting things off to the spine-tingling start with which the Donmar revival of "Grand Hotel -- The Musical" begins, the brilliant and baleful opening number filling an…
Boyett Ostar and Robert Fox will bring Martin McDonagh's "The Pillowman" to Broadway. Opening night is April 20 at the Booth Theater, with previews beginning March 21.
At one point late in the first act of Hungarian composer-librettist team Peter Eotvos and Mari Mezei's English-language opera premiere of "Angels in America," Hannah Pitt (Roberta Alexander), the…
The audience for "The Big Con" may be limited, but those who like it will find it deeply cathartic. The political mimicry show savages the country's conservative government. Playing Sydney before a…
Just For Variety: James Bond in Legoland? I caught up with Pierce Brosnan, wife Kelly, sons Dylan, 7 and Paris, 3 Monday as they were driving to Legoland.
Thanksgiving lifted Broadway out of its B.O. funk as 33 shows brought in $17,364,990, up $3,476,111, or 25.03%, over the previous lackluster session.
Terry Kinney will direct Anna Paquin, Kieran Culkin and Tim Hopper in "After Ashley" at the Vineyard Theater.
New Line Cinema has set Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produce "Hairspray," the film version of the hit Tony-winning musical that is set for a mid-2005 start in Baltimore and 2006 release.