Sunday, June 8, 2014
Historical film footage and modern interpretive dance recreated the images of World War II at D-Day's 70th anniversary, a blend of old and new that bridged seven decades and depicted a once riven Europe as a newly unified whole.
When Ramin Karimloo was 16, he made a foolish bet with a friend — foolish, that is, for a teenager in Canada who played ice hockey and had no training in either acting or singing.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez — the Oscar-winning husband-and-wife team behind the film “Frozen” — are preparing an original romantic comedy for the stage called “Up Here.”
Monday, June 2, 2014
A new arena version of “Jesus Christ Superstar” starring punk legend John “Johnny Rotten” Lydon and Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child has abruptly canceled its 54-city tour just days before its launch in New Orleans.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
It was a brutal Tuesday morning for some A-list stars on Broadway.
Friday, April 25, 2014
William Shakespeare's plays are to be performed in mid-air as Britain celebrates the 450th anniversary of his birth this week, while a tour of “Hamlet” aims to reach every country on Earth.
Barbie is coming alive.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Annie Baker was teaching a playwriting class at New York University when her phone exploded with rings. Her students soon learned that their teacher had just won one of theater's biggest honors — the Pulitzer Prize for drama. But class wasn't over.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
An acclaimed revival of Henrik Ibsen's grueling “Ghosts” was an early winner at London's Olivier stage awards Sunday, taking prizes for best revival and best supporting actor.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
A new play about Britain's future king is getting rave reviews. Once it would have been theatrical treason.