Matt Wolf: Strands
Broadway receipts dropped off during Week 40 (Feb. 25-March 3), as grosses dipped by nearly 3% to $12,203,486. Attendance of 204,016 was off by 1.8%.
Springtime for Hitler in Germany? That mind-boggler is part of the ambitious plan announced by the Alliance of Vienna Stages.
Road grosses rocketed upward during Week 40 (Feb. 25-March 3), rising by 21.7% to $16,864,510. The slate rose to 26 shows reporting.
"The Lion King" will conclude its long run in Los Angeles at the end of this year. The musical opened at the Pantages Theater in October 2000.
The smell of fresh apples drifts across Union Square this time of the year, at least on farmer's market days. But the aroma of a less healthy piece of fruit is currently emanating from the Union…
With last week's total receipts at $13,117,390, Broadway registered a boffo 19% increase over early March 2001. Attendance was up 7% from last year, with 219,577 the final figure this time out.
A couple of millennia after its debut, Aristophanes' "Lysistrata" is still proving controversial.
Woody Allen plays himself -- on video -- in a production of his play "God" at Norway's Ullensaker Theater.
The company of the Shakespeare's Globe Theater, recently reconstituted on the South Bank of the Thames, is making its first U.S. foray this month with a leisurely visit (almost two weeks) to the…
Edgar Bronfman Jr. will return to Broadway after nearly a 25-year absence. The former vice chairman of Vivendi Universal has joined the producing team for the Broadway-bound musical "Never Gonna…