In the Playbill, the playwright tells us not to call his characters "drag queens" or "female impersonators." And that's not the end of his sermonizing
The star recalls Marlene Dietrich, Nicole Kidman and Cameron Diaz, in his role as Hedwig, an edgy, angry, bitchy transgender rocker
Even the star's credible singing and dancing in "How to Succeed in Business" never brought to mind Hollywood's great song-and-dance man. But in Martin McDonagh's...
Leigh Silverman's direction puts the broad back in Broadway
Former "Monk" star's many physical transformations emerge as one of the production's greatest pleasures and its major element of suspense
Franco completely abandons any trace of the laconic slacker that's defined his best-known screen portrayals
Chloe Grace Moretz is the bad girl in this scenario carried forth on nonstop cable news, and the actress's fine performance, a stage debut, helps...
Susan Stroman achieves a level of low vulgarity not encountered even among the non-stop obscenities of "The Book of Mormon" in her staging of the...
Off-Broadway production marks indie star's stage debut
Will Eno's dialogue isn't just off-kilter, it's way off center, and both Michael C. Hall and Tracy Letts handle the dazzling wordplay with great deadpan...
With his bravura performance, Denzel Washington shifts the balance of Lorraine Hansberry's classic play, and he shifts it in the right direction
David Schwimmer directs the two-character New York play
Financial incentives offered to in-state productions
Imagine the wound-up, overly fraught Ida Lupino trying to play a distressed teenager, and you have Barrett Wilbert Weed's Veronica. At age 16, Winona Ryder...
The switching back and forth in a film like "Sliding Doors" is easier to follow but it doesn't have the pleasures on the stage, where...
Tyne Daly gets some of the evening's biggest laughs without even saying a word in Terrence McNally's new play
"Sherlock" star to headline revival in London
Disney Theatricals turns the Genie into a big show queen in padded Broadway adaptation of the animated hit
The problem with the "Rocky" musical is that Stallone's script was pretty sodden even back in 1976
Satirical musical scores Utah tour date
The White House wants The National Endowments for the Arts and for the Humanities budgets to stay flat
"You Know Her Name," Facebook and Twitter spot says
The collaboration here is a nearly perfect melding of story, arias, dialogue, recitative and pop tunes. Robert Jason Brown has written arias for Kelli O'Hara,...
Stephen Daldry directs West End production
Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale argue the troubling moral questions at the center of the hit novel
The Oscar nominee will star opposite Ewan McGregor
How is an aging drag queen who specializes in Bette and Marilyn going to keep working in Vegas when all the Millennials and Gen-Xers want...
It's crisis time in the land of the Yankees. And a sports crisis for playwright-director Eric Simonson is equal to a nuclear meltdown or the...
Dylan Farrow's claims against Allen has the theater community tied up in knots
Atlantic editor's memoir recounts his fears of everything from public speaking to cheese