Matt Wolf: Strands
The American National Theater wasn't remembered in many year-end theater roundups, but it sure spilled a lot of ink earlier in 2003, when a bid for inclusion in the World Trade Center redevelopment…
Not every dysfunctional family drama contains lines like, "It is art to fly speech in the air," but Joanna Laurens' Almeida Theater entry "Five Gold Rings" has loftier things in mind than the mere…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Audiences attending the new national tours of "Oklahoma" and "Oliver," both bearing the stamp of Cameron Mackintosh, are for the most part getting plenty of country flavor in the former and city…
Broadway had a happy holiday frame during Week 31 (Dec. 22-28), as grosses took a sleigh ride to a total of $19,133,080, a hefty 21.4% increase from the previous frame. Attendance of 250,531 was up…
Road grosses held steady during Week 31 (Dec. 22-28), rising by a small 3% to $12,406,313. "Hairspray" topped $1 million in the Windy City at the Oriental. "The Producers" was up a bit in its third…
After 10 years as artistic director of the Cleveland Playhouse, Peter Hackett has called it quits. The 88-year-old resident playhouse announced Monday that Hackett has accepted a job as a professor…
Roman Catholic sauciness served up with the basic ingredients of the Anglo-Saxon musical remains a winning dish in Italy with the revival of "Aggiungi un Posto a Tavola," the country's most popular…
They came back, they performed, they conquered. Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick returned to "The Producers" Tuesday for a three-month reprise.
Tony-winning legit director Gerald Gutierrez has died of respiratory failure as a result of the flu. He lived in Brooklyn and was 53 years old.
"The Last Letter" has been entrusted to Kathleen Chalfant, who handles its content with dignity and grace, even as it defies her effort to transform it into theater.