Whatever has kept this show from Broadway? Amy Freed's sparkling academic comedy about the "true" authorship of Shakespeare's literary canon is highbrow art served up as lowdown fun. Exuberant cast…
Trudging through an immense, rain-soaked graveyard at night , the audience travelled to multiple performance sites within the Hollywood Forever Cemetery for the Circle X preem of Dickens' "A…
It's turning into that kind of a season. The Farrah Fawcett starrer "Bobbi Boland" took the rare turn of shuttering in previews. Now Ellen Burstyn takes legit's lowest hit.
Howard Sherman has been named executive director of the American Theater Wing. A veteran of nonprofit theaters in Connecticut, he has been the org's interim director for the past four months. He…
"Bounce" is no. And "Town" is a go. New musical "Bounce" by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman will not make the jump from the Kennedy Center, where it closed Sunday, to Gotham.
Like other virtuosic literary achievements of recent vintage, the book is one of those bestsellers that everybody bought but nobody had the time -- or stamina -- to finish. So there may well be a…
Members of Gotham's LAByrinth Theater Co. -- including Stephen Adly Guirgis, Keith Reddin and Philip Seymour Hoffman -- will teach six daylong master classes to Columbia U. graduate acting students.
Polly Bergen returns tonight to Broadway's "Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks" after missing several perfs due to the flareup of a leg injury.
At first glance, Broadway appears to have avoided its usual pre-Thanksgiving plunge. A whopping 36 shows brought in a record-setting $16,067,013 at the box office. Total receipts fell a tiny $108,561…
"Embedded" satirizes the Iraq conflict, the politicians who created it and the journalists who report it. And at times, the uneasy integration of episodic political vignettes and conventional drama…
Ten-year-old Rattlestick has renamed itself Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, reaffirming its commitment to developing new writers through such hands-on techniques as its mentoring program and…