Writer-director Roger Bean has turned harmless musical nostalgia into a career. He's crafted jukebox tuners out of WWII ditties and radio jingles, but his crowning achievement is "The Marvelous…
Taking advantage of some recent Rialto sked juggling, "The Seagull," the Broadway transfer of the Royal Court production starring Kristin Scott Thomas and Peter Sarsgaard, will now open Oct. 2…
James Lapine will create a revue of Stephen Sondheim tunes called "iSondheim: aMusical Revue," preeming at Atlanta's Alliance Theater in April.
Christopher Shinn's engrossing new drama delivers a cumulative emotional punch that ultimately matches its thematic audacity.
Only after the show is over, when there's a chance to sit and ponder the dying mother, the empty birthday party and the hidden infidelities, do Fosse's finer points eventually reveal themselves.
"Shrek the Musical," which opened here Sept. 10 in its pre-Broadway engagement, has been percolating for five years, including three readings, a seven-week workshop and a month of previews.
Whatever happened to Peter Schneider? The energetic, erstwhile Mouse House chair and prexy in charge of animation unexpectedly ankled in 2001 to return to his first love: theater. Chief among his…
Welcome back, Weller. He hasn't had a major New York production since 1990, but this month, playwright Michael Weller will raise the curtain on two Off Broadway bows in quick succession.
The road dove nearly 15% in Week 15 (Sept. 1-7), bringing the total gross for the 10-show slate to $9,090,800.
Broadway grosses took a significant tumble in Week 15 (Sept. 1-7) with the exit of Labor Day weekend tourists, the return of students to school after summer break and the tail end of hurricane…