A Russian court on Tuesday extended the house arrest of acclaimed theatre and film director Kirill Serebrennikov, in a controversial fraud case that has shocked the arts community. A judge at Moscow's Basmanny district Court ruled that...Show More Summary
The Broadway transfer of The Band’s Visit – which topped many critics’ Best Of lists last season in its off-Broadway premiere at the Atlantic Theatre Company – played to full houses in its first full week of previews. David Yazbek and...Show More Summary
The week's offerings in L.A.'s small theaters include "Kaidan Project" by Rogue Artists, "A Love Affair" at Santa Monica Playhouse, "Resolving Hedda" at Victory Theatre and "The House on Mango Street" at Greenway Court Theatre.
Russia's Bolshoi theatre and New York's Metropolitan Opera on Monday announced plans to work together for the first time, co-producing three operas all starring Russian soprano Anna Netrebko. The New York opera house's general manager Peter Gelb and Bolshoi director Vladimir Urin announced the plans at a joint news conference in the Moscow theatre. Show More Summary
The Roundabout Theatre Company’s developmental program is called Roundabout Underground, and it’s housed in the sub-sub-basement of the nonprofit’s off-Broadway complex, the Steinberg Center for Theatre, where shows typically play to audiences of fewer than 100 patrons. Show More Summary
Just as the two companies have opened their first major collaboration, "the Joffrey Ballet and Lyric Opera of Chicago announced Friday that the dance company will move its season residencies from the Auditorium Theatre to the Lyric Opera House, beginning in fall 2020."
In a major cooperative effort by the city’s leading producers of ballet and opera, the Joffrey Ballet and Lyric Opera of Chicago announced Friday that the dance company will move its season residencies from the Auditorium Theatre to the Lyric Opera House, beginning in fall 2020. The venue shift,...
Also, they’re no longer called The Theatres at Canal Place Seven years after Chef Adolfo Garcia started serving white truffle popcorn and house made sausage flatbreads to moviegoers as they lounged in front of the big screens at The Theatres at Canal Place, he has parted ways with the upscale movie house. Show More Summary
The humble boardinghouse across the street from Ford’s Theatre is where the president spent his last hours.
For my "House Call" column in the Mansion section of The Wall Street Journal this week, I interviewed American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Misty Copeland (go here). Misty talked about the bubble of tranquility she created growing up with a...
The downtown area that's home to the city's flagship performing arts organizations is adjacent to Buffalo Bayou and has seen severe flooding. Here are preliminary damage reports from the Alley Theatre and the venues that house the Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, and Houston Grand Opera.
Acclaimed Russian theatre and film director Kirill Serebrennikov was put under house arrest Wednesday after being charged with fraud in a case that has sent shockwaves through the arts community. The director denounced the charges against...Show More Summary
The Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook Terrace will not just host Chicago’s 2017 Equity Joseph Jefferson Awards on Nov. 6. On that night, the long-lived suburban musical house will see itself listed as a nominee more times than any other area theater. In nominations announced Wednesday, the all-volunteer...
Hello and welcome to one of our shoutouts for projects casting around the U.K. As always there’s a mix of opportunities for all ages, abilities, and locations but do remember to check if you fit the bill before applying. Although weShow More Summary
Tagline: "She Will Never Let You Go." Ghost House is a supernatural thriller. Shot in Bangkok Thailand, Vertical Entertainment will release this feature, in theatres. The film was directed by long time composer Rich Ragsdale, from a script developed by Kevin O’Sullivan and Jason Chase Tyrrell. Show More Summary
The nightly rate? $1,199 The Kim Sing Theatre opened as the Alpine Theatre in 1926, reportedly to show vaudeville acts, and, in 1943, might have been the location where the zoot suit riots started. In the ’70s and ’80s, Chinese American...Show More Summary
Onetime movie house turned Pentecostal church makes a big comeback Ingleside’s El Rey Theatre, an Art Deco treasure at 1970 Ocean Avenue, was awarded landmark status by the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. Opening in 1931, the 1,800-seat...Show More Summary
"The program, known as the A.R.T. Institute, is housed within Harvard's acclaimed American Repertory Theater, and has had several recent setbacks that contributed to the freeze. In January, the federal government called out the institute for burdening its students with loan debt averaging about $78,000 each." This for a program that does not confer an […]
by Rich Smith Icarus soaring above Deadalus. Joan Marcus I know Lisa Kron's adaptation of Alison Bechdel's Fun Home, which runs through July 30th at the 5th Avenue Theatre, won five Tony awards "including best musical." I know Kron is great because I saw Sara Rudinoff playing her playing herself in Well last year, and that was great. Show More Summary