| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Nearly 40 years ago, this newspaper first began honoring two people each year for exemplary contributions to local theater. On rare occasions, the honorees were a married couple (David and Betsy Paul, Greg and Kysa Cohen), and even rarer were two...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Tourist biz, an increasingly dominant force on Broadway in recent years, hit a high-water mark last season, with out-of-town visitors accounting for a whopping 66% of all ticket sales during the 2012-13 sesh.
International tourism in particular hit...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:51 AM
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Thursday night NBC staged a three-hour live performance of Rodgers and Hammserstein's "The Sound of Music," the world's most beloved musical, with Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp, a role...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Over the years, "Evita" has become a tour de force for musical theater actresses such as Patti LuPone and Madonna and even straight dramatic performers like Faye Dunaway.
All three could take a back seat to Caroline Bowman, who sinks her teeth firmly...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:30 AM
On last Saturday's penultimate performance of "Romeo and Juliet" on Broadway, after Orlando Bloom was resurrected for the curtain call, the cast gathered on stage for an auction benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDs. This is standard practice...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:09 PM
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| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:05 PM
A few weeks ago, I stood on the balcony of the Casa Rosada, the iconic government building of Buenos Aires. "This is where Madonna filmed scenes in the movie of 'Evita,'" the young tour guide excitedly announced.
"Evita" is the affectionate name given...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:24 PM
The tango, an intense and sensual ballroom dance that's almost a religion in South America, will share the stage with the cast of the touring production of Broadway musical "Evita," onstage this week at Orlando's Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre.
| Mar 8, 2014
A down-to-earth guy from a working-class city is determined to succeed in a tough business. Punching above his weight, he beats the odds and makes it into the ring, cheered on by a crowd that includes a woman who shares his modest roots and encourages his...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Tony topppers “Kinky Boots,” “Pippin” and “Once” are the highlights of the 2014-15 Broadway season at Hartford’s Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts.
The announcement to subscribers and group sales leaders...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:43 AM
The Kennedy Center's 2014-2015 season will feature a celebration of arts from the Iberian peninsula, along with the premiere of a Degas-inspired theater work, and, as usual, a wide assortment of music and dance events.
The center's two major affiliate...