The Tevye who first emerges in the latest revival of "Fiddler on the Roof" is wearing a modern winter jacket and reads the opening lines tentatively, as if from a history book. Then he strips off the jacket and melts into 1905.
How can opera thrive in the modern era of instant and free entertainment? The solution, say two leading US artists, is to expose people when they least expect it.
If we could leave our memories behind after death, would that make us immortal?
To those who question why a revival of "The Color Purple" is back on Broadway after its predecessor closed there only in 2008, the answer is two words, and it may not be the two words you expect.
Quentin Tarantino has nothing on William Shakespeare -- there are 74 onstage deaths in the Bard's plays, according to a British theater company which said Thursday it would perform them all in a new show.
The musical "Waitress" hasn't yet begun serving its specials on Broadway, but it's already made some history.
Comedian and Ball State University graduate David Letterman is donating memorabilia from his career in television to his alma mater.
Luc Bondy, an influential Swiss director who produced dozens of theater and operatic works in Europe over four decades, died on Saturday aged 67, Paris' prestigious Theatre de l'Odeon, where he was director, announced.
On tour this winter is a Broadway musical about the one that got away, in more ways than one.
Ever since U.S. President John F. Kennedy died from an assassin's bullet, the indelible image has been the silent Zapruder film of the president's doomed motorcade.