Now Broadway's replacement stars can get a statue, too. The Tony Awards administration committee, in the first of four meetings this season, established a new category for performance by an…
Broadway tuner "Monty Python's Spamalot" crowns a new King Arthur on Dec. 20, when British thesp Simon Russell Beale steps into the royal role currently played by Tony-nommed Tim Curry.
Marin Mazzie will reteam with Brian Stokes Mitchell for the Encores! production of "Kismet" Feb. 9-12. The pair co-starred on Broadway in "Kiss Me, Kate."
Bebe Neuwirth will join Jenn Harris ("Silence! The Musical"), Jeffrey DeMunn and James Waterston in "Ashley Montana Goes Ashore in the Caicos ... Or What Am I Doing Here?"
Make that twice around. The Off Broadway rock musical "Once Around the Sun" is aiming for a berth on Broadway in fall 2006, with a production likely to cost $5 million-$6 million.
More bad news for fans of the jukebox musical: "Lennon" will shutter Sept. 24. Gotham crix slaughtered the Yoko-approved tuner about the life and music of John Lennon, and auds seemed to agree.
A gaggle of Broadway thesps has signed on to perform in the National Alliance for Musical Theater's 17th annual Festival of New Musicals, a two-day tuner marketplace for industry invitees only Sept…
The open secret is officially no longer a secret. Disney Theatrical Prods. announced that "Tarzan" will follow "Movin' Out" into the Richard Rodgers Theater,
Ethan McSweeny ("Gore Vidal's The Best Man") has stepped in to direct "Dr. Sex," a new Off Broadway musical, currently in previews.
Martin McDonagh's creepy play "The Pillowman" isn't just dark, it's black. In the black, that is: Producers announced that the show recouped its $2.2 million investment during the week of Aug. 15-21…
"Kismet" looks fated to kick off the 2006 Encores! season. Kathleen Marshall will direct Brian Stokes Mitchell in the concert reading, skedded for Feb. 9-12.