Broadway was hobbled in the days following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, with B.O. for the week plunging to a mere $3,647,734, a colossal 63.9% slide from the previous frame. Perfs on the day of…
In stark contrast with Broadway, which had a disastrous week, road grosses held up suprisingly well during Week 16 (Sept. 10-16), indicating that theatergoers across the country were happy to seek…
Vanessa Williams doesn't look like a witch. Then again, neither did Bernadette Peters, who originated the centerpiece role in "Into the Woods."
Seven is not a lucky number for the producers of "The Music Man" who have posted a Sept. 30 closing notice.
Nicholas Hytner has been named artistic director of the Royal National Theater, confirming months of speculation that the director of stage, opera and film had secured the top post in the British -…
Two months ago, Annie Weisman made her major-theater debut with the La Jolla Playhouse production of her first full-length play, "Be Aggressive." The next work by this Southern Californian native in…
In a deal that marks the first legit partnership for both, MTV Films and Immortal Entertainment Group have joined to mount the L.A.-originated tuner "bare!" in Gotham.
Violence certainly flares and food eventually flies in "The Late Henry Moss," the new Sam Shepard play at the Signature Theater Co., but for much of its 2½-hour running time, the play feels like…
Broadway resumed its eight-performance schedule last week, making for a $4,340,086 surge -- or 118.9% increase -- over the previous session's catastrophic plummet to $3,647,734. Total tally came to…
Looking disconcertingly like the country-pop singer k.d. lang in her handsome suit and tie, British mezzo soprano Sarah Connolly is a thoroughly convincing and authentically dashing Romeo in City…
Broadway shows that have not already been granted labor concessions from the powerful Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees will have to wait at least four weeks for relief.