The national tour of "Aida" launches April 6 at the Historic Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis, with a 40-city national tour skedded through September 2002.
The Internet has gone legit, and theater producers are embracing Web sites as an efficient way to market and sell tickets to their extravaganzas.
Victoria Bailey has been named executive director of the Theatre Development Fund. John Breglio, chairman of the TDF board, made the announcement Tuesday. Bailey replaces Jack Goldstein, who left the…
As it hits the road here this week for a 40-city, 18-month tour, "Saturday Night Fever" is offering presenters both blessings and baggage along with the signature piece of disco beefcake in a white…
The return of Verdi's "Nabucco" to the Metropolitan Opera repertoire after an absence of four decades seems to have put the company's artistic director James Levine in a tender mood. Presumably in…
A disappointing production smudges some of the appeal of "Lobby Hero," a typically mournful new comedy from Kenneth Lonergan. The imperfect pitch of director Mark Brokaw's cast is particularly…
At 10:53 a.m. on Feb. 28, Bartlett Sher, the new artistic director of Seattle's Intiman Theater, was sitting in a production meeting, anticipating the day's rehearsal of "Cymbeline." His 9-week-old…
It may be getting hard for some industry insiders to fit theatergoing into their schedules -- they're too busy attending readings.
Broadway B.O. rose $731,295 -- or 7% -- over the previous week to produce a total of $11,031,607 for 27 shows. For the first time, however, the 2000-2001 season failed to outpace the previous season…
Commissioned by the Actors Theater of Louisville for its 2000 Humana Festival of New Plays, Charles L. Mee's "Big Love" takes off from Aeschylus' 2,491-year-old tragedy "The Suppliant Women" as if it…
Evan Pappas was invaluable as Chuck Baxter in "Promises, Promises" at Connecticut's Goodspeed Opera House in 1993, and he's equally invaluable in this new production of the 1968 Broadway musical…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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