An estimated 40,000 people attended Broadway's centennial birthday bash Wednesday in Times Square. The second annual "Broadway on Broadway" free outdoor concert showcased every musical currently on…
Blackfriars Theater has become a road show, and it's a long road. The company will leave July 19 for a 6,100-mile journey to Far Eastern Russia , where it will become the first U.S. arts group to…
A group claiming to represent more than 25,000 World War II veterans of the Canadian Bomber Command Aircrew has announced plans to file a $ C500 million ($ 400 million) class action lawsuit against…
"The Beautiful People," one of William Saroyan's more obscure plays, focuses on appreciating life. Although the lessons of this positive homage to the human spirit are still relevant, the play's…
Playwright Christopher Meeks has funneled many of our society's ills, psychological and otherwise, into the angst-ridden relationship of yuppie couple Martin (Scott Allyn) and Julia (Annie Grindlay)…
Amid some major snafus opening night, the El Rey Theatre reopened as a legit playhouse with "Sang Sista' Sang," a musical with a dull and preachy book, some good music and five great voices.
Leonard Cohen doesn't have fans; he has worshipers. And while there have never been quite enough of them to make any of the Canadian poet's 11 albums big moneymakers, there are certainly enough to…
Hal Holbrook adds another impressive credit to his resume with his strong rendition of the title role in Jack O'Brien's dark, spare and stirringnew version of Shakespeare's tragedy.
Closing the Long Beach Civic Light Opera's 44th season, "Dreamgirls" is an entertaining and polished presentation that nonetheless misses the passion of other productions. While this incarnation of…
A New Zealand production company has sued the producers of the film "Point Break" for allegedly basing the movie on a screenplay it owns.