Army Archerd - Just for Variety
What the Broadway gods gaveth, they quickly took away. After an unusual post-Easter bounce, the box office fell into a deep hole last week.
"Hairspray" and "Take Me Out" were the big winners at the Outer Critics Circle awards, announced Sunday.
Tom Stoppard's "Rough Crossing" will open the Old Globe Theater's eight-play 2003-04 season Sept. 18 on the San Diego theater's mainstage.
Rolin Jones' "The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow," making its world premiere at South Coast Repertory, has a plot that rings of high-concept: Adopted, agoraphobic 22-year-old, emotionally trapped…
The man may abhor organized religion, but Bill Maher's new solo show on Broadway bears a suspicious resemblance to a revival meeting. Onstage Maher preaches his gospel while the audience says amen…
If anxiety over the economic malaise, or the ongoing unrest in Iraq, or that spooky new virus has you lying awake at night, fear not and forget the pharmaceuticals. A new form of sedative is at hand…
Broadway grosses swelled during Week 48 (April 21-27) as the spring roster reached a peak, with 32 shows on the boards.
A legit tradition is going Hollywood. For the first time, the Juilliard School will take its annual actor presentations -- previously seen only in New York -- to the West Coast. Carnegie Mellon…
To a large but under-appreciated degree, August Wilson's decade-driven series of dramas has been a study in the variance of theatrical form as much as the changes in the American black experience in…
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