The Rodgers and Hart songs in "Pal Joey" are certainly easy on the ear, but what makes the Roundabout revival of their 1940 show so compelling is Richard Greenberg's trenchant adaptation of the…
Sometimes you just need a hug, which makes the timing right for "Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas," a new feel-better tuner that serves as theatrical comfort food for our increasingly desperate times.
Managing with sly wit and tonal dexterity to make a very good show out of a very bad one, "Cherry Bomb" takes up the improbable history of the Cherry Sisters of Iowa, five backwoods women who decided…
William H. Macy and Norbert Leo Butz will take over for Jeremy Piven in the Broadway revival of "Speed-the-Plow."
Joseph Cross ("Running With Scissors"), Anson Mount ("In Her Shoes"), Mark Blum ("Twelve Angry Men") and Robert Hogan are among the thesps to join the cast of the New Group's Off Broadway production…
In the search for new shows that could become holiday perennials, two Connecticut theaters this month are offering high-profile premieres, both of which are drawing outside interest that just might…
Brian Murray, John Benjamin Hickey, Maria Tucci, Michael Countryman and Chandler Williams are among the supporting cast of the upcoming Broadway staging of "Mary Stuart" starring Janet McTeer and…
As a dramatization of the man from Nazareth's final week on Earth, "Jesus Christ Superstar" would seem most appropriate as an Easter-time attraction. No matter; this new touring version comes to…
Mike Birbiglia's popular solo show "Sleepwalk With Me" has extended its Off Broadway run by two months.
Jeremy Piven will abruptly end his run in Broadway's "Speed-the-Plow," after missing Tuesday evening's performance and a Wednesday matinee.
Another nonprofit legit org has put out a distress call in an uncertain economy, with Shakespeare Santa Cruz announcing it will have to shutter permanently if it cannot raise $300,000 by Monday.