The optimism, innocence and breezy charm of certain mid-'50s musicals can be like a cure-all tonic, which makes "Damn Yankees" the right kind of show for an America plagued by soaring gas prices and…
Raul Esparza will star opposite Jeremy Piven in the upcoming Broadway revival of David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow."
Splendid, spirited actress though she is, Jan Maxwell can't overcome the fatigue factor in the Art-vs.-Authority arguments advanced by Howard Barker in his 1986 didacto-drama, "Scenes From an…
"Passing Strange" has called it quits, with the critically praised, sales-challenged Broadway musical set to close July 20.
Returning to the Ahmanson, the venue whence it departed for its Broadway odyssey (20 months, 674 perfs, five Tonys), "The Drowsy Chaperone" has lost none of its joie de vivre.
Rupert Goold and Ben Power's audacious new version of "Six Characters in Search of an Author" transports Pirandello's 1921 masterpiece into the contemporary world of documentary television -- and of…
James Braly looks like he could use a stiff drink. Nobody knows the troubles he's seen: his wife breastfeeds their 4- and 6-year-old boys, and that's on her sane days. But after a few minutes, Braly…
New Broadway-targeted tuner "Angels" will be the first to take advantage of tax credits offered to live performance producers by the state of Louisiana in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
The spectacle of the Diva in extremis -- from Margo Channing and Maria Callas to Kate Hepburn -- promises outrageous fun while threatening to veer into crude cliche. Both are abundantly present in…
Victoria Clark, the thesp who won a Tony for ``Light in the Piazza,'' will reteam with two ``Piazza'' collaborators, scribe Craig Lucas and helmer Bartlett Sher, for ``Prayer for My Enemy'' at Off…
Spike Lee and ``Passing Strange'' producers have confirmed further details about Lee's upcoming filming of Broadway tuner ``Strange'' - but just how the pic will be distributed remains up in the air.