| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Sting officially opened his musical "The Last Ship" on Sunday at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York.
The pop star not only wrote the show's songs, which can be found on his 2013 album of the same title, but used his life as a template to tell its quasi-...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
DreamWorks Studios has cast Mark Rylance as the benevolent giant who is title character in "The BFG."
Steven Spielberg will direct the adaptation of Roald Dahl's children's novel. Published in 1982, "The BFG" tells the tale of a young girl, the Queen...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:35 AM
The box-office success of "Aladdin" in New York has had Broadway watchers wondering where the Disney musical will pop up next on the international map.
On Monday, Disney announced that "Aladdin" will open in Tokyo in May 2015 in what will be the...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:42 PM
"Will & Debra" has come to an end: Debra Messing and Will Chase have split up.
The "Will & Grace" alum's breakup news was confirmed to the Los Angeles Times on Monday.
"Debra Messing and Will Chase have ended their two and a half year relationship,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Stanley Chase, producer of the famed 1950s off-Broadway production of "The Threepenny Opera" and films such as sci-fi cult favorite "Colossus: The Forbin Project," died Tuesday at a nursing home in Santa Monica. He was 87.
He had been in declining...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Michael Wilson’s revival of Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful,” which has just opened at the Ahmanson Theatre, premiered on Broadway in 2013 to a bounty of praise and nominations, especially for Cicely Tyson, who won the Tony...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Actress Marian Seldes, the Tony Award-winning star of "A Delicate Balance" who was a teacher of Kevin Kline and Robin Williams, a muse to playwright Edward Albee and a Guinness Book of World Records holder for most consecutive performances, has died....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:39 AM
There may be puppets but this is definitely not kids stuff.
Northampton Community College presents "Avenue Q: The Musical," the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical featuring 11 Muppet-style puppets who interact with three human characters in a show...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Want to know the ins and outs of the Broadway musical? Just ask Seth Rudetsky.
What show to take to your kids to see? Why some musicals make it and others don't? What was amazing or startling or bizarre about a particular show tune by Streisand or...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 10:02 AM
"It's been an emotional ride," says Christopher Gattelli who still gets moved when he talks about young people's responses to the Broadway musical "Newsies."
Gattelli, who won a Tony Award for his choreography in the 2012 show, speaks of crowds of young...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 10:47 AM
It’s all about the makeover when it comes to “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella.”
The fairy tale is centered on the redo of its title character, who goes from peasant to princess with the wave of a magic wand. The Broadway...