Tom Donaghy's play "The Beginning of August," receiving its world premiere at South Coast Rep, is a slight piece of work but predominantly an appealing one. Peopled with quirky characters trying to…
Let's take a moment to recap the career of Karen Finley, the very model of a post-modern performance artist. In 1990, she provoked the ire of Senator Jesse Helms, thrusting the NEA into a controversy…
The producers of "The Ride Down Mt. Morgan" announced the filing of a formal complaint with Actors' Equity regarding Patrick Stewart's conduct at the production's two perfs on Saturday.
Atruly bizarre amalgamation of styles and subject matter, "Ghosts in the Cottonwoods" can be considered something like "Deliverance" meets "Saturday Night Fever" as it might be imagined by Sam…
Hollywood.com has launched Broadway.com, a Web site created to tap into the $3 billion worldwide live theater biz.
The spirit of David Merrick lives. George C. Wolfe appeared on PBS' "The Charlie Rose Show" Monday night to pan Ben Brantley's New York Times pan of "The Wild Party," produced by the Public Theater…
Constantly breaking the theatrical "fourth wall" to include the audience in the shenanigans, "Anthology" is a joyous outing that underscores the nation's premier Chicano-Latino comedy trio's adroit…
John Spencer ("The West Wing") will play the lead in the West Coast premiere of Warren Leight's "Glimmer, Glimmer and Shine" at the Mark Taper Forum in January.
Celebrating its 50th anniversary, the Outer Critics Circle has announced the winners of its annual theater awards, to be presented May 25 at Sardi's.
Easter had nothing to do with it. For the second week in a row, Broadway attendance set a record, rising 3,432 to close at the all-time high of 311,685. Box office fell a minuscule $142,271 for a…
Nine Broadway orchestrators have banded together to urge the Tony Awards administration committee to reconsider its decision granting "Contact" eligibility in the best musical category.