Monday, August 31, 2015
Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the first African-American and youngest person to ever play the role of Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables" on Broadway has died after falling from a fire escape, according to a show spokesman. He was 21.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
The stage lights have been hard to get used to and she worried about limited rehearsal time, but ballerina Misty Copeland has put aside her nervousness and is finding her feet on Broadway.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
The Manhattan Theater Club, one of New York's foremost nonprofit theater companies, has added a play written by a woman to its upcoming season in the face of criticism that seven of its upcoming offerings were all penned by white men.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
A musical play will be staged around the country later this month to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the R.O.C.'s victory over Japan in the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Taiwan military announced yesterday.
Monday, August 3, 2015
Stamping her heels to the brisk strumming of a guitar, Merche Esmeralda, 68, twirls her black shawl in the sunshine as the Madrid traffic streams by a roundabout behind her.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Shakespeare is still going strong after all these centuries, even in France, where an annual European theater festival just finished in the southern city of Avignon showcased several of the Bard's works.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway: Marimba ringtones! Rat-a-tat texting! The shaming "shhhhh!"
Monday, July 20, 2015
Gesticulating and breaking into spine-tingling arias, a jovial Placido Domingo coached young opera singers vying for their big break while perched on a stool in a rehearsal room at London's Royal Opera House.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Christopher Jackson was doing fine stepping into the boots of George Washington during rehearsals of "Hamilton" -- until he had to actually put on the boots, breeches and frock coat.