While the producers-actors negotiations got ugly, the Broadway box office got even uglier, as grosses dropped 11.9% to $14,740,905 during Week 5 (June 28-July 4) and attendance slipped 7.7% to…
They're billing it as a "Broadway musical," even though "Calamity Jane" has never seen Broadway. Not yet, anyway.
Simon Gray play that trades on the trappings of civility is playing to an older theatergoing public that can't believe its luck. When was the last time you went to a play whose leads appeared in…
Actors' Equity and Broadway producers have come to an apparent impasse in their negotiations for a new contract, but the thesp union decided to get tough by sending an interim agreement to producers…
George Hearn will replace Joel Grey as the Wizard in "Wicked."
Paramount has set up a feature project based on the early days of the Fabulous Palm Springs Follies, the long-running vaudeville review starring showbiz veterans, with producer Nelson Woss through…
"Spider-Man" is about to become a musical. Producer Tony Adams and Marvel Comics are looking to take the comicbook-turned-hit-movie franchise and fashion it into a stage tuner.
The National Alliance for Musical Theater has announced its selections for its 16th annual festival of new musicals. Stephen Schwartz, composer-lyricist of "Wicked," will host the showcase, which…
The dead continue to haunt the living in the very particular cosmos of Conor McPherson, but anyone expecting his new play, "Shining City," to be a gloomy downer is in for a surprise. In his first…
After "Sex and the City" and "Assassins," Mario Cantone brings his "Laugh Whore" to Broadway this fall. Solo turn, billed as a "one-person variety show," will be directed by "Assassins" helmer Joe…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%