L.A. company the Evidence Room displays some terrific thesps digging their teeth into a play that twists and turns, and then turns and twists some more, but unfortunately never seems worth the effort…
Alfred Uhry's 1997 Tony Award winner casts a jaundiced eye at a genteel, isolationist Southern Jewish family on the eve of World War II. Uhry has penned a darker-toned variation of the old-fashioned…
Pulitzer and Tony Award winner Frank D. Gilroy ("The Subject Was Roses") penned this romantic two-person legiter in the '60s, adapting it as a 1970 pic for Elizabeth Taylor and Warren Beatty. Gregory…
In "Emma's Child," adoptive parents must decide what to do when the baby who would be theirs is born with a severe disability. It's a story that belongs squarely to the genre of the TV movie.
The Shubert Org is putting its considerable muscle behind a small musical called "Le Passe Muraille," by Michel Legrand.
"Kiss Me, Kate" has received kisses and then some from the British press, in the best set of reviews for any London musical since the last major revival -- "My Fair Lady" -- opened in March. What's…
Despite the surprising resilience shown at the Broadway box office in the weeks after Sept. 11, an air of gloom prevails in legit circles as the holiday season approaches.
Such sweet rapture! Two dozen songs, some familiar, some less so -- and some known only to ardent theater buffs and the piano bar trade -- were packaged for the City Center Encores series.
The Theater for a New Audience will perform its 2002 season at the Lucille Lortel Theater in Greenwich Village. Having been displaced from the American Place Theater, TFANA announced a trio of plays…
For the second week in a row, Broadway's B.O. remained 12% under last year's record-setting level. Only four weeks ago, the 2000 and 2001 figures were nearly identical after a miraculous post-Sept…
Clear Channel clearly believes that movies are an untapped gold mine for legit musicals. The entertainment giant already has joined with other producers to bring both "Hairspray" and "An American in…