Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Road grosses dropped by a hefty 8.1% during Week 50 (May 7-13), falling to $13,851,249. "Ragtime" was on layoff, while "Aida" moved to Seattle and took $229,081 for four perfs, a drop from its full…
Just for Variety - Army Archerd
The 46th annual Village Voice Obie Awards, which honor achievement in Off Broadway theater, provided a nice antidote to the "Producers"-mania that's swamping the annual theater awards season.
Broadway got a small boost last week as grosses rose to $14,439,110, a 1.9% increase over the previous week. There were, however, four fewer titles on the boards, and overall attendance dipped…
"The Producers" was the big winner by a large margin at the Drama Desk Awards Sunday night.
Mariette Hartley will replace the injured Mary Tyler Moore in the Williamstown Theater Festival's production of A.R. Gurney's new play "Buffalo Gal" this summer.
Lee Blessing's wistful and sweet-spirited "Thief River" would be more generally affecting if it were more convincing in its particulars. The play traces the complicated relationship between two men…
Susan Stroman was honored with this year's Astaire Award for choreography for her work on "The Producers." Awards were given out at a lunch ceremony Friday benefiting the Theater Development Fund…
The Circle X Theatre Co. has established an admirable reputation. Carlos A. Murillo's unfocused, meandering sojourn into the troubled personal lives of 19th century philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche…
It takes tremendous talent to write songs that are supposed to be mediocre while making them successfully satirical and incisive at the same time. Composer Joe Patrick Ward (who also wrote the book…