Though skillfully written and constructed, "The Voice of the Turtle" was a vehicle tailored to its original Broadway stars, relying on charm and stagecraft. In its current outing, it's lucky that its…
Joop van den Ende's live entertainment group Stage Holding is taking over four theaters in Germany owned by bankrupt rival Stella Entertainment as well as Stella productions "Dance of the Vampires"…
Broadway sustained a smaller B.O. blow than usual in its pre-Fourth of July session. Twenty-nine shows brought in $13,625,549, with receipts down only $210,967 (or 1.52%) from the previous week.
Matthew Lombardo's one-woman play "Tea at Five," featuring Kate Mulgrew as Katharine Hepburn and first seen at Hartford Stage earlier this year, is taking to the road.
It's faint praise, but it must be reported that this production from the Royal Shakespeare Co. is by no means as dire as its devastating London reviews would suggest. ("Miserably undercast…
Broadway grosses held steady during Week 4 (June 17-23), slipping by a minuscule .6% to $13,756,353. Attendance was off by 1.1% to 223,436, which was still more than 10,000 below the figure for the…
Road grosses were roughly even during Week 4 (June 17-23), as the 16 shows reporting grossed $11,959,432, a drop of just .1% from the prior frame.
Matt Wolf: Strands
This year's Tony Award-winning Williamstown Theater Festival, which has just opened its 48th annual summer season in Williamstown, Mass., is getting a major upgrade courtesy of Williams College.
Mara Manus has been appointed executive director of the Public Theater.
"Bombay Dreams," at $7 million the largest mainstream Asian legit venture the U.K. has ever seen, hasn't quite received the reviews an impresario dreams of. But less than a week after the June 19…