As a piece of scholarship and a feat of theatrical archaeology, Barry Edelstein's adaptation of Ferdinand Bruckner's "Race" for the Classic Stage Co. is an admirable achievement. Bruckner's drama was…
Sandra Bullock, who toplined recent $100 million-plus domestic grosser "Miss Congeniality," will be ShoWest 2001's female star of the year.
If ever a play had one more narrative ruse up its sleeve than is probably good for it, Kevin Elyot's "Mouth to Mouth" is it, though there's something to be said for the ability to keep you guessing…
You won't quickly forget the ending of Deborah Warner's modern-dress West End staging of "Medea," and if you're thinking infanticide, guess again. Yes, Fiona Shaw's riven and riveting anti-heroine…
The Abbey Theatre's plan to relocate from the center of Dublin to the city's burgeoning docklands area has sparked a bitter political dispute.
Russell Crowe, who just scored a best-thesp Oscar nom for "Gladiator," will be feted as male star of the year at ShoWest 2001.
Most women past the age of, say, 60, would think twice about sporting black leather jodhpurs. But then Emilia Marty, the anti-heroine of Leos Janacek's oddball opera "The Makropulos Case," is not…
Eric Schaeffer, artistic director of the well-regarded Signature Theater in Arlington, Va., and a Cameron Mackintosh favorite, has picked up another job.
The monumentally narcissistic world of self-help gurus is given a jaundiced perusal by Emmy Award-nominated comedy writer-performer Debbie Kasper ("Roseanne," "The Rosie O'Donnell Show") and two-time…
The Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation announced recipients of its annual awards Feb. 8 at the Rihga Royal's Gershwin Room. Winners included several newcomers to the musical theater, as well…
Actress-playwright Lynn Redgrave has written herself a big flashy role in her new play, "The Mandrake Root." She's dotty Lady Rose Randall, a very British former actress who both is and isn't the…