Recalling youth and the first flush of love with Hoagy Carmichael's "The Nearness of You" and mining the subtle humor of Irving Berlin's "Cheek to Cheek," Wesla Whitfield pages through the great…
Broadway had no problem smashing the previous $15.29 million record for mid-May set two years ago. Last week, 31 productions brought in $16,595,316, up $961,168 or 6.15% from the previous session…
The producers of "Big River" have received word from CBS that their show will not be allowed to perform on the telecast from Radio City Music Hall despite having been nominated for musical revival.
Contract negotiations between Broadway producers and actors have turned into a case of show me yours and I'll show you mine.
It took seven years and multiple readings and workshops to bring Kia Corthron's latest play to full production, which raises unsettling questions about workshops in general and, in particular, about…
Kevin Kline electrified New York as Falstaff. Jerry Kernion's Falstaff at the Circle X Theater Co. will remain less publicized, but all West Coast devotees of this classic play are likely to find his…
After watching "Thoroughly Modern Millie" for half an hour, the spectator becomes increasingly grateful for the show's title tune. An Oscar nominee in 1967, with lyrics by Sammy Cahn and music by…
No opera company can long survive without Mozart's near-perfect "Marriage of Figaro" in its rep. L.A. Opera having wrung full use out of its aging Peter Hall production, it was probably time to…
Jeffrey who? It may have been the case that made "I hate the little midget" a household phrase, but five years after his legendary day on the witness stand, Disney CEO Michael Eisner is pretty hazy…
Whatever happened to the Big Ideas play?