Road grosses rose during Week 27 (Nov. 26-Dec. 2), as shows on holiday layoff returned to the boards. Grosses totaled $11,861,845, a rise of 24.8% from the prior week.
And the renovated Biltmore Theater on West 47th Street will make it three. The Manhattan Theater Club will announce today the finalization of its plans for its first permanent home on Broadway.
Back in the early '90s, when playwright-in-residence Justin Tanner was turning out a slew of award-winning legit fare at the Hollywood-based Cast Theater, "Happytime Xmas," his comedic look at the…
Walden Media has partnered with film and theater producer James Stern ("The Producers"), Harriet Newman Leve ("Hedda Gabler"), and Don and Steve Kempf of Giant Screen Films ("Michael Jordan: To the…
Fifty years after Arnold Schoenberg's death, his unfinished, frustrated, towering masterpiece has achieved its first hearing in its composer's final hometown. Begun in 1930, abandoned in 1945 with…
Broadway made a respectable recovery from the post-Thanksgiving doldrums. B.O. rose $724,925 -- up 5.98% over the previous session -- to produce total receipts of $12,830,711. Not bad for 28 shows…
Former Long Wharf Theater artistic director Doug Hughes, who resigned suddenly from that New Haven nonprofit theater in June because of conflict between him and LWT board chair Barbara L. Pearce…
Destruction is raised to the level of art in "Othello," and audiences couldn't ask for a more captivating creator of chaos than the Iago of Liev Schreiber, the latest and finest in this exemplary…
"No Man's Land" occupies its own shimmering theatrical limbo, as the title of Harold Pinter's bitterly funny yet fiercely bleak play suggests. It comes as something of a surprise, then, to find…
Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott have been tapped to star in the Gotham premiere of the new Jason Robert Brown musical, "The Last Five Years."