Opening its 41st season, the Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey will run its expansive seven-play slate through December. Bonnie Monte, artistic director for 13 years, presents an attractive…
All praise to Annalee Jefferies, whose gentle strength as homeless Nantucket spinster Hannah Jelkes is the still, small voice of humanity at the heart of Tennessee Williams' 1961 sex-and-religion…
Is it possible to act and produce a Southern accent at the same time? The question is raised -- but hardly answered -- by "Last Dance," the staggeringly bad new play by Marsha Norman at Manhattan…
The legit preem of Rodrigo Garcia's "Ten Tiny Love Stories" is being helmed by director/performing artist Luis Alfaro and features the talents of six accomplished Latinas. Ranging in length from…
Severe acute respiratory syndrome in the Toronto area continues to keep the entertainment and tourism industries under the weather.
Army Archerd -- Just for Variety
Broadway took its usual nap between Memorial Day and the Tonys fete. Actually, it was a slightly deeper B.O. sleep than usual, as receipts fell $1,724,838, or 11.40%, from the previous week.
In a big shift for the Gotham tenpercentery world, Peter Franklin and Jack Tantleff will head up the theater department at the William Morris Agency.
Latin American feevee Film&Arts has the regional exclusive on the 57th Tony awards ceremony.
Scripter Bob Clyman is getting a lot of mileage out of this intense four-character legiter, set in the rarified atmosphere of high-level cancer research. Having preemed last year Off Broadway at the…
In the first casualty of the new season, the Broadway-bound revival of "Little Shop of Horrors" closes its doors out of town. The tuner by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman finishes its tryout June 15 at…