With its peculiar punctuation, clotted paragraphs that go on for pages and circular web of small, surreal incidents leading nowhere, Franz Kafka's "The Castle" may well be among the most unreadable…
Kevin Elyot's 1994 dramedy "My Night With Reg" won the Olivier Award and became an international hit, but the writer has had, at best, mixed success since. His follow-up to "My Night With Reg" was…
It's been almost a decade since an L.A. theater has produced a new play by John Steppling, once a prominent dramatic voice in the city where he grew up. The author has actually left California, and…
Salaries on select Broadway shows may go up a notch if one union gets its way. On Jan. 22, Actors' Equity begins negotiations for a new LORT (League of Resident Theaters) contract; the old one…
If Abba can have its own musical, why not the Boss? The songs of Bruce Springsteen have been fashioned into a rock 'n' roll opera called "Drive All Night."
Here's a helpful hint for economizing at "Cabaret," which is weathering its third winter this season: Cut the makeup budget in half. Judging from the grisly pageant of living dead parading across the…
In contrast to Broadway, road grosses held pretty steady during Week 32 (Dec. 31-Jan. 6), slipping by a minor 7.2% to $13,710,645.
After nearly 40 years in business, the Agency for the Performing Arts is shutting down Gotham operations. Agency prexy Jim Gosnell confirmed late Tueday that APA's New York offices would shutter…
Steven Spielberg will be feted with the ShoWest 2002 lifetime achievement award.
The Royal Shakespeare Co., which has recently come under intense fire in the press for its reorganization plan, is fighting back.