Somewhere in the massive trunk of theatrical wit and wisdom that is "Gypsy," there's a line for every showbiz occasion. For the highly anticipated new Broadway revival directed by Sam Mendes, it…
The first play from Catherine Johnson since her international hit "Mamma Mia!" will have its world preem May 23 at London's Bush Theater, where the scribe previously was a writer-in-residence.
"Hairspray" topped the annual Drama Desk awards nominations with a total of 14 citations. In addition to nods for five of its performers, it received nominations for best musical, book, music and…
With its highly perfumed language and lurid subject matter, Oscar Wilde's "Salome" is nothing if not exotic. Indeed, if it's not exotic, it's nothing --merely silly. And a little silliness and a lot…
Army Archerd - Just for Variety
Del Shores, that grand master of Southern lowlife sensibilities, has once again culled his Texas roots and come up with a winner. The award-winning scripter of such legit hits as "Daddy's Dyin'…
Audiences catch a glimpse of male nudity in "Enchanted April" playing at the Belasco Theate, but it's just a fleeting moment in an otherwise comfortingly harmless comedy. Matthew Barber's adaptation…
The sunny cynicism of Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutte" glistens with particular charm in Jonathan Miller's brisk and refreshing production at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Miller's typically clean-lined…