In "Afterplay," Brian Friel has written a delicate, bite-sized morsel of Chekhovian drama featuring an imaginary encounter between two of Anton Chekhov's more prominent characters some 20 years after…
One ring, two countries, $23 million. That's the message that rang out loud and clear Wednesday to the SRO crowd of 2,000 who filled Toronto's Princess of Wales Theater for the official announcement…
"Twelve Angry Men" will finally end its deliberations on Broadway, announcing its final extension through May 15. The Roundabout Theater Company production also will have a national tour, presented…
Westport Country Playhouse will reopen its $18 million renovated and expanded theater in June with a four-show slate with a recent Off Broadway musical revival and three Brit and American chestnuts.
LAST YEAR: July 2 Top titles (weeks in release; 4-day figures)1. Spider-Man 2 (1) $116 million2. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2) $22 million3. White Chicks (2) $12 million Weekend total: $223 million July 1…
Proving over the years to be a bankable star, producer-performer Drew Barrymore grew from a child celeb into a well-known underage substance abuser to a formidable producer through her company Flower…
Krista Schulte of Coca-Cola will receive the National Assn. of Concessionaires Bert Nathan Memorial Award.
While Barry Humphries' best known alter ego is resident Broadway diva Dame Edna, New York auds will get a rare taste of another of the entertainer's long-running characters when "Sir Les Patterson…
In his first ShoWest appearance since assuming Jack Valenti's post, Dan Glickman bore good news: Marketing costs dropped 12% and production costs held steady in 2004, while admissions climbed 2%.
Crown Theaters has pacted with Fandango to provide online and phone ticketing at its theaters.
MegaStar Cineplex, a newly formed venture to build theaters in Vietnam, announced its first two megaplexes would be in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.