An English theatrical warhorse gets an Asian makeover courtesy of the Young Vic revival of Harold Brighouse's "Hobson's Choice." And while it might seem audacious to transpose to modern-day…
One good musical deserves another. "Hairspray" scribes Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan are on board to write the book for John Waters' new stage tuner, "Cry-Baby," based on his 1990 film comedy…
Princeton landmarks and the small nearby community of West Windsor serve as the locale for an often-boisterous update of William Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor." The Bard's frothy spree…
Celebrating its 25th season, the Theater for a New Audience will present three well-known directors at the helm of three stage rarities.
The medieval passion plays (12th-14th centuries) were designed by the clergy to instill a sense of the wonder and awe within an illiterate populace, basing works on tales from the Old and New…
For only the second session this season, total receipts last week fell below the record levels set a year ago. But don't shed too many tears for Broadway. Twenty-three productions brought in a…
Columbia Pictures and Red Wagon Prods. have tapped writer-producer Stuart Blumberg to pen the remake of tuner "Bye Bye Birdie."
"Amateur" doesn't need to be a dirty word. When viewed as an adjunct program of the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, the sincere if artless "A Stoop on Orchard Street" serves as an affectionate…
In their barbed but good-natured satire of Hollywood hotcakes Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, funny femmes Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers pose the burning question about those longtime best buds. No…
A federal court has backed the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees in confirming a $54,000 arbitration award against David Copperfield's Disappearing Inc.
Nobel Prize winner Derek Walcott is teaming with Gotham-based Kaufman Films to write, produce and direct his musical play, "Ti Jean and His Brothers."