It starts with a bang. The houselights snap out on the sound of a bomb blast. It's the IRA's 1996 attack on London's Canary Wharf, but terrorism is only the background of David Eldridge's "Under the…
After a year of renovation, Center Theater Group unveiled the refurbished Mark Taper Forum with an emphasis on increased comfort for patrons and improved working conditions for casts and crews.
A well-worn "Mickey and Judy" tuner plot is updated to the '80s in "The Next Big Thing: A Garage Band Musical," spotlighting the callow machinations of songwriter wannabe Chip (Brandon Ruckdashel)…
Broadway auds will see "Guys and Dolls" again after all -- but not the long-discussed transfer of helmer Michael Grandage's hit London revival.
Solo shows have grown more widespread and sophisticated in recent decades, painting complex multicharacter portraits, autobiographical narratives, even all of the first "Star Wars" trilogy in an hour.
There's not a lot to be said for Caridad Svich's "Twelve Ophelias," a very small meditation on Hamlet set in an Appalachian backwater, but if you pass up the chance to schlep out to Williamsburg for…
Just for Laughs' more compact Toronto festival wrapped Sunday, attracting 153,000 comedy fans to an array of showcases.
"Peter Pan" prequel "Peter and the Starcatchers," a legit offering being developed by Disney Theatrical Prods., will get its first public showcase in a no-critics run next spring as part of the Page…
To memorialize War Babies, West Coast improv and sketch mainstays of the '70s and '80s, members Renny Temple and Caryn Kaye have assembled seven likable youngsters in an obvious labor of love to…
Broadway sales remained robust last week, with many shows posting gains and only a few productions experiencing relatively slight declines.
"Billy Elliot" stole the show and seven statuettes Sunday at the eighth annual Helpmann Awards, Australia's version of the Tonys.