Strands: The high-profile Andrew Lloyd Webber-David Zippel tuner "The Woman In White" won't be the first West End musical out of the starting gate this fall.
Road grosses plunged 15.2% to $10,927,750 during Week 5 (June 28-July 4). Independence Day weekend is never kind to the theater biz, and "Riverdance" and "Les Miserables" closed at the end of Week 4…
It takes a real gift to make the mere question "Do you?" at once sexy, funny and mysterious, but it long ago became clear that Helen McCrory is no mere actress. That rare performer who can…
Let's make a movie of that Kipling story "The Man Who Would Be King." We could cast Christopher Plummer as Kipling and get Sean Connery and Michael Caine to play British rogues who trek into the…
Val Kilmer has been cast as Moses in the upcoming stage musical "The Ten Commandments," set to open Sept. 27 at Hollywood's Kodak Theater. It won't be the actor's first stab at the biblical…
The Royal Shakespeare Co. will launch a 22-week West End residency in November at the Albery Theater in what artistic director Michael Boyd calls "a major new chapter in the reorganization of the…
Disney's "The Lion King" has nabbed 11 nominations and topped the list for the 2004 Helpmann Awards, Australia's Tony's.
A veteran New York press rep is suing the Goodspeed Musicals in East Haddam, Conn., for breach of contract and nonpayment of services.
After 18 years, the publicity office of Keith Sherman & Associates will no longer represent the Tony Awards.
Actors' Equity and the League of American Theaters and Producers outlined their new four-year contract Wednesday, describing a new road tier system that was the major subject of contention during…
An allegiance to truth in advertising might necessitate a few words being inserted into the title of this summer's Shakespeare in the Park presentation from the Public Theater. Call this one "Way Too…