Noises Off: Two days before opening night, Stephen Sondheim and Susan Stroman sat down on the Juilliard Theater stage to talk about their latest, "The Frogs." Playwright John Guare moderated the…
Broadway grosses rose a tiny 1.3% to $15,442,047 during Week 7 (July 12-18), with attendance down 0.5%. But those figures were not bad considering there were two fewer shows on the boards ("Jumpers"…
Road grosses fell 3.8% to $10,663,571 during Week 7 (July 12-18).
It's not just about Broadway imports: An improving U.S. economy, pent-up demand for travel since 9/11 and a diverse number of new attractions are fueling the latest boom in Las Vegas.
If HBO can help produce Tony Kushner's musical "Caroline, or Change," then it makes perfect sense for Showtime to bring Mario Cantone's "Laugh Whore" to Broadway.
It's part "Rocky Horror Show" and part "Little Shop of Horrors," with a distinct twist of its own. More important, it's a bloody good time. "Evil Dead 1 & 2: The Musical" could become one of those…
Dramatic question at the heart of this politically pointed musical comedy is, Which playwright would you bring back from hell to save mankind, George Bernard Shaw or William Shakespeare? The answer…
"Hairspray" has arrived in Los Angeles polished and shiny, a sparkling production that floods the spacious Pantages with, to sum it up in a word, fun. The songs, the book and the star have already…
Don Shipley has been named director of the Dublin Theater Festival, replacing Fergus Linehan, who is leaving after this year's event (Sept. 27-Oct. 9) to take over the Sydney Arts Festival in…
The producers of "Avenue Q" are looking to a follow-up project: a musical version of "High Fidelity." Robyn Goodman, Kevin McCollum and Jeffrey Seller have acquired the rights from Disney to the Nick…
The ladies on the left are taking their knocks. First Whoopi Goldberg and Linda Ronstadt. Now Margaret Cho.