"Forbidden Broadway," a long-running hit Off Broadway, is turning its satirical sights on Sin City. Eclectic Prods. and "Forbidden" producers John Freedson and Harriet Yellin will launch "Forbidden…
Cheyenne Jackson, originally hired to understudy the role of Chad in "All Shook Up" on Broadway, will instead play the role in the world preem of the new musical comedy based on the songs of Elvis…
Peter Gelb will leave his post as prexy of Sony Classical to take over the Metropolitan Opera as general manager, succeeding Joseph Volpe. Gelb, 50, will join the Met Aug. 1 to work in tandem with…
Atlanta's Alliance Theater reported significant financial growth at the end of its 2004 fiscal year.
With two new shows on the boards, Broadway grosses rose 2.5% during Week 21 (Oct. 18-24) to $12,484,077, which is still down $2 million-plus from the same week last year. Attendance was up 3.5% to…
Anyone can make fun of religion, but two L.A. stage productions are taking a different tack. They satirize local controversial beliefs by ironically celebrating them.
As every "American Idol" addict knows, judge Simon Cowell thinks "Broadway" is a dirty word. If a contestant sings on pitch, eschews painfully held caterwauling high notes and otherwise follows the…
Charm intact after nearly three decades, long-running Broadway hit "Gemini" reappears as a nostalgia musical, a feel-good family comedy defanged by time. No longer is the gay son's coming-out…
In 2002, before rehearsals began for Tom Stoppard's trilogy "The Coast of Utopia" at the National Theater, set designer William Dudley gave director Trevor Nunn a taste of his design.
Anthology evenings of one-act plays can be tricky at the best of times, but Gene Franklin Smith has solved many of the problems inherent to the form with "Haunted Masters". The founder and artistic…