The Vineyard Theater has announced a two-week extension of Tarrell Alvin McCraney's "Wig Out!," now running through Nov. 2.
Tony-winner Michele Pawk ("Hollywood Arms") will join previously announced cast Victoria Clark and Jonathan Groff in Craig Lucas' "Prayer For My Enemy," beginning previews Nov. 14 at Off Broadway's…
Two of New York theater's most beloved songbirds will appear in the Oct. 19 concert, "Audra McDonald & Barbara Cook: Broadway Voices For Change," benefiting grassroots voter mobilization group…
Broadway will dim its lights at 8pm on Friday, Oct. 3 for one minute in honor of Paul Newman.
It's easy to dismiss "Legally Blonde: The Musical" as lethally bland in a creative sense. But the show is so relentlessly perky that sorority sisters aren't the only ones likely to turn out for a…
Legit actor/singer Rob Guest, the world's longest serving Phantom of the Opera, died of a stroke Sept. 30 in Melbourne. He was 57.
Marriage is no walk in the park in "Fifty Words," Michael Weller's incisive closeup of the emotional battleground of contemporary relationships, in which most audiences with any experience of…
Mary Lou Westerfield is the new Western regional director of legit thesp union Actors' Equity.
Like Pinter's "Betrayal," Strindberg's savage marriage triangle "Creditors" constantly ratchets up tension through its handling not just of the characters but of the audience. Suspense builds because…
I HAVE to add a few words to the many written and expressed about Paul Newman, dead of cancer at 83. I was amused at how Paul's obits and tributes kept referring to him as the consummate Hollywood…
The story in Frank Zappa's "Joe's Garage" is broad with deliberate satirical intent, addressing seriously and presciently the themes of artistic expression vs. government repression and the various…