Had Elle Woods grown up in 1960s Texas before her consciousness was raised, she'd fit right into the ensemble of "Vanities, A New Musical," now in tryout at the Pasadena Playhouse. Keying off Jack…
Edinburgh Fringe director Jon Morgan tendered a surprise resignation on Thursday, just 15 months after stepping in to the position.
After Robert Greenblatt got the idea to turn the 1980 film "9 to 5" into a musical, one thing loomed heavily over him: The Dolly factor. Through a series of what he calls "weird connections," he was…
It's the night of the presidential election and the Democratic candidate is poised for victory; suddenly everything spins into chaos as compromising information about the nominee's son surfaces on…
The road was about even in Week 13 (Aug. 18-24), bringing the total gross for the 12-show slate to $10,574,826.
Broadway biz fell off in Week 13 (Aug. 18-24) in the annual late-August slowdown, which usually precedes the sometimes precipitous post-Labor Day dropoff.
The sheer quantity of shows at the Edinburgh Fringe makes it a fascinating barometer of the times. For almost a month, the dedicated theatergoer can see four or five productions a day -- this…
Off Broadway's Ensemble Studio Theater will kick off its 2008-09 season with "Close Ties," beginning perfs in September.
London's Donmar Warehouse production of "Piaf," starring Elena Roger, will spend 14 weeks on the West End this fall, beginning perfs at the Vaudeville Theater in October.
Japanese distrib Shochiku has inked an acquisition deal for James D. Stern and Adam Del Deo's Broadway documentary "Every Little Step" with William Morris Independent.
Tad Mosel, television screenwriter and author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "All the Way Home," died Aug. 24 in Concord, NH. He was 86.