Westbeth Entertainment plans to import a quintet of funnymen from the U.K. to Off Broadway in early March.
Terp and thesp Ann Miller, who tapped her way through the golden age of movie musicals and became a star of legit tuners later in life, died Thursday at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.
At least one Off Broadway producer believes it can be 1998-99 all over again. Scott Morfee brings Tracy Letts' new play "Bug" to the Barrow Street Theater next month for an open-ended commercial run.
Add Goodspeed Opera House to the list of theaters that want to try their hand at bringing new life to Jerry Herman's cult tuner "Mack and Mabel."
In the first scene of director Baz Luhrmann's unique take on Puccini's "La Boheme," freezing writer Rodolfo (David Miller) sets fire to his manuscript so the burning paper can warm his icy garret…
Be grateful for the fairies. The quartet of sprites in Martha Clarke's take on "A Midsummer Night's Dream" glide, spin and soar across the vast stage at the Loeb Drama Center. Sensually choreographed…
Melora Walters rounds out the "Match" trio. Set to open April 8, "Match" goes into the Plymouth Theater, current home of "Taboo," which shutters Feb. 8. Previews begin March 12.
The Tony Awards signed a six-year agreement with CBS, giving the network the right to televise three-hour award broadcasts through 2010.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Despite the Martin Luther King holiday, Broadway remained locked in the cold grip of winter: Box office refused to thaw and actually fell $115,067, or 0.82%, from the previous week's icy numbers. The…