| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:29 AM
A touring production of Broadway hit "The Book of Mormon" and local revivals of "Hello Dolly!" and "Glengarry Glen Ross" were each multiple winners April 21 at the Helen Hayes Awards, the D.C. area's annual theater kudofest.
"Dolly," a co-production of...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Lili-Anne Brown, the artistic director of Bailiwick Chicago, has thrown a detailed, modern-dress frame around "Dessa Rose," the Stephen Flaherty-and-Lynn Ahrens musical set during slavery times and following the unlikely friendship and alliance between...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Now that Rachel York is a parent, the days when anything goes are coming to an end.
The reason? Her daughter, Olivia, has reached preschool age.
York has picked up rave reviews for her portrayal of Reno Sweeney in Roundabout Theatre Company's...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The Cole Porter musical "Anything Goes" may become an octogenarian next year, but it can kick up its heels with the best of them, as is currently being evidenced at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.
This vintage piece of artistic fluff, bolstered by...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 10:47 PM
Preservationists have their lists of endangered buildings; conservationists, their list of endangered species. I have my list of endangered artistic experiences.
You come home from work, exhausted. You rally, dress up a bit. You hop a train or a bus...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Broadway in Chicago said Wednesday that is has booked the touring productions of Frank Wildhorn's "Jekyll & Hyde" and the Broadway revival of Cole Porter's "Anything Goes" for its spring season, adding to several previously announced shows.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:15 PM
For 15 years, Reprise Theatre Company brought musical-theater favorites and rarities to devoted audiences at UCLA's Freud Playhouse and other venues on the Westside of Los Angeles.
The company managed to draw top-notch Broadway actors and directors, and...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:27 AM
The 2012-13 season at the Ahmanson Theatre will feature Theresa Rebeck's "Seminar," starring Jeff Goldblum, and the U.S. premiere of "Backbeat," a new musical about the origin of the Beatles, based on the 1994 movie.
As previously announced, the...