Fred Ebb, who wrote the lyrics for such hit Broadway musicals as "Chicago" and "Cabaret" as well as the big-city anthem "New York, New York," died Saturday of a heart attack.
When John Steinbeck dramatized "Of Mice and Men" for the stage, it was honored with the New York Drama Critics Circle award. Play has seldom revealed the dusty and turbulent realism that director Joe…
Strands: OK, it's at least 18 months (probably more) away, and everything beyond a shared commitment to the venture is at an entirely tentative stage. But the fact remains that Jude Law and director…
Road grosses dropped 11.6% to $9,439,018 during Week 14 (Aug. 30-Sept. 5), as several shows closed or took the week off.
Broadway was no match for an elephant stampede, as the Republican National Convention sent grosses plummeting 13.3% to $10,919,373 during Week 14 (Aug. 30-Sept. 5) and attendance plunged 13.9% to…
How many American actors end up running a theater overseas -- much less two-time Oscar winners in their cinematic prime? But Oscars aren't everything, as Kevin Spacey can attest.
The Abbey Theater's artistic director, Ben Barnes, last week survived a motion of no confidence in his leadership. But the theater he'll run until December 2005 is in a dire state.
Dodger Stages formally opened its doors Sept. 8 with chorus girls from the current production of "42nd Street" greeting guests to the new five-theater complex, built at a cost of $23 million.
Dianne Wiest headlines the New York premiere of Kathleen Tolan's play "Memory House" at Playwrights Horizons. Previews begin April 22, with opening night set for May 17. David Esbjornson directs.
Slava Polunin may well be the world's greatest clown. He might even be the world's greatest magician, hypnotizing blase New York auds (who normally flinch at the word "interactive" in a program note)…
With "Idomeneo" Mozart came into his own as an operatic master; the opera was produced in Munich shortly before he made his final leap into Viennese musical society to create the humanist operas the…
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