The post-turkey slump was a real gobbler last week, with receipts down a significant 16% over the previous session. The $2,680,245 tumble to $13,351,732 made for B.O. indigestion. A year ago, the…
The Goodspeed Opera House Foundation is changing its name to Goodspeed Musicals, after three or more years of unofficial use.
Ethan Hawke, Carla Gugino ("Spy Kids") and Frank Whaley are toplining Whaley's second directorial effort, "The Jimmy Show."
Horton Foote's new play at the Signature Theater Co. is the stage equivalent of a lace doily. It's far from consequential, and lots of folks will have no use for it -- it just sits there humbly…
The secret is out: Hollywood for much of the past two decades has been hiding a great theater actress in Jessica Lange, and it has taken London's West End to allow her stage gifts to fully shine.
The last time Isabelle Adjani appeared onstage was 16 years ago, when she abandoned a Paris production of Strindberg's "Miss Julie" because of bad notices. Now she is back as the Dame aux Camelias -…
One of these days Keir Charles will end up in the play this talented young actor deserves, but for the moment, he -- like his audience -- will have to settle for "Eye Contact." Only minutes ago, or…
Lipsynka meets '70s mime troupe Mummenschanz meets Chuck Jones meets Elvis. It's fun to think of all the ways to describe Ennio Marchetto, a unique comic performer who parades a series of life-size…
With this new national touring production of "Cinderella," director Gabriel Barre and writer Tom Briggs prove it's possible to turn a charming television musical into a magical stage production.
Lynne Taylor-Corbett's troupe throws body and soul into "Swing," an evocation of 1930s and '40s swing dancing supported by a songbook of legendary tunes. These dancers, backed by the Gotham City…
To paraphrase the good doctor: Oh, the mistakes you can make! The biggest blunder committed by the now-beleaguered creators of "Seussical" was probably the first and most forgivable: surrendering to…