Brit actor Henry Goodman's axing from "The Producers" last week made headlines on both sides of the Atlantic, as industry members analyzed the why's and wherefore's of the seemingly abrupt decision.
The conundrums come thick and fast in Kenneth Lonergan's "Lobby Hero," the third in the Donmar's ongoing series of American imports. That Lonergan is already repped in London by "This Is Our Youth,"…
Six weeks ago, London barely knew his name. Now, Kenneth Lonergan is the London theater's American discovery du jour on the basis of two well-received openings within one month.
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The most controversial new show of the Broadway season turns out not to be the big musical about the nasty nightlife columnist, or even the comedy about the man in love with the goat. No, it's…
Brian Stokes Mitchell is set to star in "Man of La Mancha" when the latest incarnation of the durable tuner opens on Broadway.
The former Orange County-based Theater District repertory company has made an impressive legit outing at Hollywood's venerable Cast Theater with award-winner Lee Blessing's ("Eleemosynary,"…
"Guys and Dolls," a ground-breaking, vividly original musical, richly deserves its classic status, but the current Broadway/L.A. touring version at the Wilshire Theater doesn't do it justice. Loud…
Director David Schweizer's work is now on display at two major area theaters, with "He Hunts" at the Geffen and David Hare's "The Blue Room" at Pasadena Playhouse through this weekend. Together, they…
Rare is the production of Rossini's opera about the busybody barber that isn't dominated by either the man wielding the razor or the wily young woman whose romantic aims he's recruited to pursue.
Ecstatically received at its 2000 San Francisco Opera premiere -- where the company even scheduled an additional performance -- Jake Heggie's operatic transformation of Sister Helen Prejean's…
Sens. Charles Schumer and Orrin Hatch's recently introduced Playwrights' Licensing Relief Act of 2002 is getting the silent treatment on Times Square.