When it comes to "politically incorrect" comedians, Comedy Central just doesn't get the joke. In the most serious of tones, the laff cabler has filed a lawsuit against Borscht Belt comic Jackie Mason…
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract with Actors Equity Assn. Monday night.
Mickey Mouse might be moving to Times Square, but legit honchos want to know who's supplying the cheese.
Without his leading lady on hand, Andrew Lloyd Webber made a rare press appearance in Los Angeles Wednesday to talk about the somewhat revamped L.A. "Sunset Boulevard," the planned American cast…
A new play commissioned by Bill Cosby titled "Mothers," written by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson, will have three performances during L.A. Theatre Works' 1993 fall "The Plays The Thing" radio series.
The nominees in the Equity and the 99-seat theater categories have been chosen for the sixth annual theater awards from the Beverly Hills/Hollywood chapter of the NAACP.
Appropriately announcing his entrance with the classic "Are You Experienced," the second coming of Jimi Hendrix -- Lenny Kravitz -- was a retro '60s vision in white bellbottoms, chunky platforms and…
The multimedia affair, which until now has been playing to small-town America , spotlights the onscreen and onstage talents of the legendary comic who has starred in 51 films and raised billions for…
When an album as grandly produced as "Siamese Dream" is released by a band with as big a buzz as the Smashing Pumpkins, speculation quickly begins on whether the band will manage the often-delicate…
Steve Martin's "Picasso at the Lapin Agile" demonstrates the well-known actor/comedian/author can write funny. But Martin hasn't been able to get beyond the often corny jokes to create a satisfying…