Thomas Becket, we're told, "never stops thinking," so it's somewhat troubling to have an actor in the part who doesn't exactly suggest thought. Onscreen, Scottish thesp Dougray Scott has lent a…
Road grosses took a 10.1% dive during Week 22 (Oct. 25-31), falling to $10,820,751, mainly because one company of "The Producers" was on hiatus. Also, "Hairspray" plunged $522,826 to $492,159 in…
As Australia's leading legit troupes grow more conservative, limiting the number of original local productions to just three each year -- two of them shared with another company -- it beccomes…
Jenny Gersten, associate producer at the Williamstown Theater Festival, will not be part of the new leadership team under newly appointed artistic director Roger Rees, who takes over the…
A new Noel Coward musical? Well, new to the U.S., anyway. Tony Walton will direct the American preem of "After the Ball," Coward's musical based on Oscar Wilde's "Lady Windermere's Fan," at Off…
Kelli O'Hara, currently playing Lucy Westenra in Broadway's "Dracula," will star as Clara Johnson in Lincoln Center Theater's production of "The Light in the Piazza."
The world preem of Four Seasons tuner "Jersey Boys" has announced the final extension of its run at La Jolla Playhouse. It now will close Jan. 2 at the Mandell Weiss Theater.
Shakespeare adaptation "Rose Rage" scored four trophies and "The Light in the Piazza" took three at Nov. 1's annual Joseph Jefferson Awards, which honor Equity and non-resident productions in Chicago.
In its original dramatic form, Mark Harelik's tender tribute to his Jewish grandfather, a Russian emigrant who bypassed Ellis Island to settle in rural Texas in 1909, "The Immigrant" has made…
Three legit offerings are included in the Brooklyn Academy of Music's spring season. Director Peter Hall makes his BAM debut with the Theater Royal, Bath, production of "As You Like It," featuring…