Despite the less than happy nature of his first legit foray -- the Livent fiasco -- Mike Ovitz is ready to get back in the theater business.
Manhattan Theater Club had another busy week. On Jan. 22, the company was feted at Tavern on the Green, where Jujamcyn Theaters prexy Rocco Landesman handed over a $50,000 prize.
Patrick Cassidy is headlining the national tour of Disney's "Aida," while Rex Smith has nabbed the lead role in the upcoming road company of "Kiss Me, Kate."
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Broadway spirits fell along with Broadway grosses during Week 34 (Jan. 15-21), as shows hunkered down for the winter. The total dropped to $11,033,705, a loss of 9.9% from the previous week's take…
"Time and Again," a musical receiving its Gotham premiere in a chamber production on the Manhattan Theater Club's tiny second stage, could be compared to an antique easy chair. It's an innocuous if…
As a playwright and performer, Craig Archibald ("Kiss Me Guido") instills a captivating emotional insight into the very private, closeted life of one of the 20th century's most flamboyant public…
Broadway marched in place as B.O. fell an insignificant .2%, down only $23,040 to soft land at $11,010,665. Most of the decline was attributable to the absence of "Copenhagen," which had closed the…
The curtain is going up on the second act for several musicals, both Gotham-bound and Broadway-ready.
At the Jujamcyn Theaters Award party last Monday, artistic director Lynne Meadow joked that the $50,000 prize money would buy her Manhattan Theater Club "until Wednesday afternoon." "It would buy us…
There are no certainties in the theater, of course, but 27-year-old Adam Pettle looks to have a winner with "Zadie's Shoes," a highly promising new play about gambling addiction.
The narrow, confining parameters of Benjie Aerenson's new play, "Paradise Island," are established so early on that claustrophobia may grip you before the lights have gone down on the first of its…