Saturday, July 11, 2015
They joke about knocking on heaven's door, but a Japanese "girl band" with an average age of 84 have struck a blow for grannies everywhere by becoming pop idols.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
There's loud talking, snoring and, of course, phones ringing. But theater etiquette might have taken a turn for the bizarre on Broadway last week with a dead cellphone.
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."