A new play by A.R. Gurney and an early play by Arthur Miller highlight the repertoire at this summer's 47th Williamstown Theater Festival, running June 13-Aug. 26 in Williamstown, Mass.
Broadway grosses slipped in Week 45 (April 2-8), with a total net of $13,176,219 marking a decrease of 6.1%. Total attendance was 243,402, a decrease of 5.6%.
The Paper Mill Playhouse production of "Funny Girl," the Fanny Brice bio-musical, suggests that the tuner has been too long on the shelf. Playhouse artistic director Robert Johanson captures the…
Susan Booth, the literary manager of Chicago's Goodman Theater, has been named the new artistic director of the Alliance Theater in Atlanta, effective July 1.
As the current season heads into its final lap, plans for the next continue to evolve. The roster of new musicals slated for next season continues to grow, with "The Visit," once planned for this…
Dying is easy, comedy is hard. And musical comedy is nearly impossible. But "The Producers" has achieved the impossible. A week before its April 19 bow, the show's advance is $13 million, in the…
"Dreamgirls" is getting a dream cast. The Actors' Fund of America will produce a benefit concert performance of the 1981 Michael Bennett musical "Dreamgirls" on Sept. 24 with the female leads to be…
Several Bravo Network execs waxed nostalgic about their childhood experiences in the theater on Tuesday. The occasion was a press conference announcing the cable network's legit workshop for kids…
Craig Bierko, star of "The Music Man," is in final negotiations to headline the new Susan Stroman-helmed musical "Thou Shalt Not," due on Broadway in fall.
Chita Rivera will headline not one but two stage musicals ready to hold their world premieres this year.