With both arms intact, Venus, the Goddess of Love, travels from Olympus to visit dear mortals in order to spread a little beauty, grace and considerable comic abandon in "Cupid and Psyche."
Nothing entertains like murder, except maybe illicit sex. For those unable to choose between the two, there's Red Bull Theater's adroit, opulent staging of Thomas Middleton's scandal-encrusted…
Holiday engagements did gangbusters last week, with limited runs of "White Christmas" and "Liza's at the Palace" stepping up sales significantly in a frame that saw box office at most productions…
It's a Conor McPherson Christmas at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater, which is presenting not one but two of the Irish writer's yuletide tales of alcoholism and potential redemption.
Add another title to the January exodus on Broadway.
Countless films of recent decades have set out to spin a gently subversive fairy tale with a contemporary edge, but few have succeeded as wildly as "Shrek."
Some of the country's biggest institutions devoted to fostering new works are participating in the Sundance Institute Theater's three-day conference on new play development running Sunday-Tuesday.
A lot of legitgoers are apparently dreaming of a "White Christmas." The holiday run of "Irving Berlin's White Christmas" ($1,397,885) was one of the few shows to see grosses climb in Week 28 (Dec…
With legiters closely watching the box office for fallout of the economic downturn, what's to be gleaned from the performance of the secondary ticket market? "Secondary market," of course, is just a…
With recession-ravaged roadshows madly cutting midseason costs, the smaller shows that make up the backbone of the legit touring biz are desperately trying to figure out how to turn a crippling…
The debut teaming of two of the legit industry's most venerable talents -- composer Stephen Sondheim and director Trevor Nunn -- may prove another lightning strike in a series of successes for…