London's "big three" new musicals -- "The Woman in White," "The Producers" and "Mary Poppins" -- grabbed 22 nominations among them Thursday for the Laurence Olivier Awards.
Patrick Wilson, now onscreen in "Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera," returns to "Bright Lights, Big City" by Paul Scott Goodman, his New York legit debut. The actor heads the show's cast…
An "informational picket line" manned by more than 100 members of Canadian Actors' Equity greeted the media arriving for Wednesday's press announcement of Blue Man Group's arrival on the Canadian…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
- ‘La La Land’ Named Best Film by New York Film Critics Circle (Full List)
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Arrival,’ ‘Moonlight’ Lead Critics’ Choice Movie Nominations
Shakespeare's popular pastoral play about betrayal and deception, love and enlightenment, "As You Like It," is nothing without an enchanting Rosalind. Fortunately for the sparkling Theater Royal Bath…
A sprightly Oscar Hammerstein lyric, featured in "Oklahoma!" tells us, "Everything's up to date in Kansas City," but the same can't be said for the show's dated, corn-covered book. Groundbreaking in…
The adventurous New Jersey Repertory Company opens its seventh season of new plays with Mary Fengar Gail's metaphysical comedy "Touch of Rapture." The quirky piece begins as a curiously amusing…
Just for Variety -- Good morning: "Celebration of Freedom" producer George Schlatter admitted when it was over, "This was quite an adventure. I've been through some tough ones, but this one was the…
The theater of dance hath no greater fury -- or frisson -- than a prince turned on to love and sexuality and then thwarted by it, which is just one of the reasons Matthew Bourne's "Swan Lake" seems…
Broadway has a new publicity firm, as longtime press agents Bill Coyle and Jeremy Shaffer have joined to firm Shaffer-Coyle Public Relations. They open shop at 325 W. 38th St. on Feb. 7.
The Public Theater this summer returns to its tradition of staging two plays in Central Park. "As You Like It," directed by Mark Lamos, kicks off the Public's yearlong 50th-anni celebration, followed…
Warner Books has inked a deal with Billy Crystal to publish "700 Sundays," a book based on Crystal's hit Broadway play of the same name.