Dael Orlandersmith's new play is a beautiful coming-of-age tale that explores the internalized racism that separates a light-skinned African-American young man, or "high-yella," from the big…
The press got its first whiff of the Broadway-bound "Sweet Smell of Success" in Chicago last week, and most agreed the musical did not yet have the aroma of an unmistakable hit.
Nicholas Martin's second season as a.d. of the Huntington Theater Co. goes from strength to strength. It began with reproductions of two New York productions, "James Joyce's The Dead" and "Betty's…
Salaries for select Broadway shows may go up a notch if one union gets its way.
Peggy Lee, the singer-composer whose husky, seductive voice brought a distinctive touch to such pop hits as "Why Don't You Do Right," "Fever" and "Is That All There Is?," died Monday at her Bel Air…
It's easy to understand why eager theatergoers are pulling out the plastic for the stage adaptation of "The Graduate." The source material has iconic status and the play touts Kathleen Turner, Jason…
Baz Luhrmann's "La Boheme" will make its Broadway debut Dec. 8 at the Broadway Theater.
"Biloxi Blues," Neil Simon's 1985 Tony winner, realistically and comically showcases what soldiers have known for years: Basic training is more of a shock to recruits than their later army…
Shakespeare's densely plotted late romance "Cymbeline" is an unruly animal. Bartlett Sher, the ingenious director of the new production at the Lucille Lortel Theater, takes just the right approach…
Historical innacuracy is near the bottom of the list of objections to be raised to Sarah Schulman's play about the troubled writer Carson McCullers. As uncertainly directed by a seemingly bewildered…