Des McAnuff, director of this year's Tony-winning tuner "Jersey Boys," will step down as artistic director of La Jolla Playhouse when his contract expires in April.
Ruben Santiago-Hudson, the thesp who won a Tony for the original Rialto version of August Wilson's "Seven Guitars," will helm the Signature Theater Company's new production of the play, set to bow…
Legit thesps Raul Esparza ("Company"), Will Chase ("High Fidelity"), Anthony Rapp ("Rent"), Michael Stuhlbarg ("The Pillowman"), Johanna Day ("Proof"), Christina Kirk ("Well") and Jordan Gelber…
New York Theater Workshop today receives the first Tony Randall Grant, a $100,000 award given to a Gotham-area nonprofit theater.
Billy Crudup, Richard Easton, Martha Plimpton, Jennifer Ehle, Josh Hamilton and David Harbour will join Ethan Hawke and Brian F. O'Byrne in the large ensemble of Lincoln Center Theater's production…
The aud at the Off Broadway tuner "Spring Awakening" -- an adaptation of the 1891 Frank Wedekind play with tunes by Duncan Sheik -- loved the show at its Thursday opening.
It's getting so you can't swing a cat without hitting a millionaire on the Rialto these days. Seven shows were members of the millionaires' club -- meaning each cracked more than a mil in grosses for…
The free summer offering of kid-friendly Theatreworks/USA gets a boost from "Avenue Q" creatives, with composer-lyricist team Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx contributing to "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie…
Off Broadway's MCC Theater, currently doing strong biz with Neil LaBute's "Some Girl(s)," has another LaBute play in the works for the same slot next year: "In a Dark, Dark House" will be the final…
With a four-week extension and a producer circling for a possible commercial transfer, Off Broadway tuner "Spring Awakening" will be rousing auds for a while longer.