"Downton Abbey" star Dan Stevens makes his Broadway debut in "The Heiress," alongside Jessica Chastain and David Strathairn.
Peter Jensen, co-artistic director of the T. Schreiber Studio & Theatre, shares how actors can connect with their characters.
In “Scandalous,” Kathie Lee Gifford’s flimsy, expository musical about the life of evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, Carolee Carmello works miracles in a must-see performance.
We'll have to wait for Tuesday's nominations announcement for the official nominees, but in the meantime here are our predictions for the acting nominees!
With new movie “End of Watch” and his American stage debut in “If There Is I Haven’t Found It Yet,” Jake Gyllenhaal says goodbye to the old and hello to the new.
Thanks to low rent and reams of young talent, the Windy City’s storefront theaters—including the Hypocrites, TimeLine Theatre Company, and Profiles Theatre—boast a veritable underground of undiscovered actors and potential next big things.
This week’s Backstage cover star Benjamin Walker shares how he approaches his role in Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and the best advice he has for actors.
Caparelliotis of MelCap Casting discusses big names on Broadway, why he loves casting regional shows, and how actors can get to know casting directors.
Michael Kostroff delves into the issue of audition respect—and the kiss-happy readers who don’t give it to you.
Here are five tips to market yourself using social media, and ensure that you get some of your Facebook followers to come out from behind their computer screens and join the audience at your live shows.