Road grosses took a small hit during week 40 (Feb. 24-March 2). The Total B.O. was off by 4.4% to $13,199,871.
When Adam Sandler strode onstage at the Jubilee Theater in Las Vegas last week for the ShoWest premiere of "Anger Management," exhibs lapped up his schtick about the makings of the madcap comedy.
In support of the musicians' strike, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 1 and Actors' Equity announced today that its respective members would not cross picket lines that…
Cynthia Nixon is now playing pregnant onstage. In this softer-edged comedy about a 40-year-old music teacher whose biological clock is booming in her ears, the willowy redhead is expecting, and the…
Clearly, depression is hot. Who would have imagined that "The Hours" would be a prime candidate for Oscar glory? Now Broadway has its answer in Nicholas Wright's mournful new play about the early…
Lynn Nottage's "Intimate Apparel" focuses on working-class characters laboring in the Manhattan of 1905. Nottage's intriguing play benefits from its understanding of the garment trade. This…
Broadway's musicans called a strike at 12:01 a.m. today after a bid for an 11th-hour settlement with producers came up short. The shows will go on, albeit with "virtual orchestras" of synthesized or…
There's still some show in ShoWest. Universal film execs Thursday unspooled a 36-minute reel of trailers from upcoming studio pics for exhibs attending ShoWest, with Jim Carrey starrer "Bruce…
While studio distribution execs say both Rentrak and Nielsen EDI come up with roughly the same box office numbers at the end of the day, the way the two companies collect and report data differs…
Sam Mendes' meteoric cinema rise is due in no small measure to his understanding of the acting process, without which no venture -- onscreen or onstage -- carries much weight.