Boffo almost doesn't cover it: Thanksgiving auds gorged on Broadway offerings during the week ending Nov. 27, pushing grosses to an outstanding $20,812,266. That's the highest-grossing Turkey Day…
Rumors that the Promenade Theater has been sold to make way for a Sephora store are untrue, according to Ben Sprecher, owner of the Off Broadway venue that is currently home to the John Denver tuner…
Time Warner has partnered with Second Stage Theater for an initiative to develop new plays.
Doug Wright's "I Am My Own Wife," starring Jefferson Mays, will cut short its London run, closing Dec. 10 at the Duke of York's, a victim of poor business and so-so reviews. Show had been booked…
Andrew Lloyd Webber is looking to find his next star on reality TV. That's the buzz in London, anyway, where published reports say the composer-producer-landlord will participate in an "American…
Once the Queen of England awards you an honorary peerage, you're a lord for life. On Broadway, though, your royalty status is always in flux. That's even true for Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, the…
This December, there'll be not one but two Kongs monkeying around in Gotham. The 800-pound gorilla, of course, is Peter Jackson's $200 million "King Kong" remake, due Dec. 14.
The chatter ranged from the serious to the silly at the opening-night soiree for Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest Broadway tuner, "The Woman in White."
Broadway biz fell off a bit for the week ended Sunday, but grosses still totaled a robust $17,023,009, down $719,393. There were few significant rises. "The Color Purple" ($590,900) saw a $91,329…
Phylicia Rashad will topline the cast of "Bernarda Alba." The new tuner from Michael John LaChiusa ("See What I Wanna See") begins previews in February at Lincoln Center.
Jonathan Pryce takes over for John Lithgow in the Broadway tuner "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" on Jan. 17. Brit thesp Pryce, long rumored to be in talks for the role, last appeared on Broadway in "Miss…