Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play "Shows For Days."
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Did you hear the one about Bob Hope, Rodney Dangerfield and Andy Kauffman performing on the same stage?
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Shakespeare's Globe theater will soon visit Taiwan again to perform "Hamlet" as part of an international program to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, widely seen as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
It's a rite of spring: performers auditioning for the privilege of doing their thing in grubby, noisy New York City subway stations.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Starring on Broadway in "Chicago" has turned into a fountain of youth for Brandy Norwood.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
The musicals "An American in Paris" and "Fun Home" each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway season.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Stephen Adly Guirgis's "Between Riverside and Crazy" has won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama, a play hailed by the judges for using "dark comedy to confront questions of life and death."
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
A special Cloud Gate Dance Theater (雲門舞集) train made its debut yesterday afternoon, featuring strong Cloud Gate images on the exterior and interior of the train, celebrating the grand opening of its new headquarters in Tamsui.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Leanne Cope built a career in the rarefied world of Britain's Royal Ballet. So it was something of a shock when acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon asked her to sing in a shower cubicle.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
A play about American activist Rachel Corrie, who was crushed to death by an Israeli bulldozer in Gaza, is winning quiet acceptance in New York, where uproar postponed its debut a decade ago.