Army Archerd: Just for Variety
And then there were five. "La Boheme" joined the $1 million club over the New Year's session, taking in $1,013,328. Baz Luhrmann's show fit right in among "Hairspray" ($1,025,021), "The Lion King"…
There is a lifetime of testosterone-driven social angst distilled into Richard Dresser's tragicomic two-character legiter, set mainly on a Little League playing field, where coach Don (Michael…
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation last week donated $2.5 million to the Seattle Repertory Theater. Provided through the foundation's Pacific Northwest Program, the gift increases the total raised…
Benjamin H. Segal, 83, theatrical producer and founder of the Oakdale Theater in Wallingford, Conn., died Dec. 27 in Wallingford after a brief illness.
Broadway grosses hit a high note during Week 31 (Dec. 23-29), setting an all-time record of $21,350,633, an increase of 32.32% from last week. Attendance rose 20% to 289,221.
The 18 road shows also benefited from holiday festivities, grossing $14,260,290 during Week 31 (Dec. 23-29), a 13.4% increase from the previous week.
A major producer who had no money in "Hairspray" exited the show's opening-night performance last August and remarked enthusiastically, "We saw Robin Wagner's sets for the last 10 years. Now we'll be…
Theater, no less than film, speaks a global language, with numerous productions cutting an international swath -- and not necessarily where one would expect.
Disney is expected to announce today the elevation of TV toon unit head David Stainton to prexy of Walt Disney Animation. He replaces Thomas Schumacher, who is relocating to Gotham to head up stage…
Subtitled "A Musical Evolution," "Let Me Sing" spans the first half of the past century, celebrating the architects of what has become known as the Great American Songbook. It's a slick, musically…