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.
"Funk It Up About Nothin'," the hip-hop adaptation of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" that premiered at Chicago Shakespeare in June, received the Dress Circle Award for musical production at…
An L.A.-based legit troupe's production of Terrence McNally's play "Corpus Christi" will get a Gotham stint this fall at Off Broadway's Rattlestick Theater.
Producers of the tuner version of "9 to 5," beginning its out-of-town tryout in L.A. next month, have delayed the start of preview perfs by three days, citing the need for additional time to work…