A Noise Within’s hugely entertaining rendition of Thornton Wilder and Ken Ludwig’s version of George Farquhar’s 1707 comedy “The Beaux’ Stratagem” is an utterly charming evening.
Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony-winning 1994 musical will premiere Off-Broadway at Classic Stage Company in 2013.
Middle schoolers at Brooklyn academy use upcoming production to raise money for Hurricane Sandy relief.
In “Seminar,” from Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson and starring Jeff Goldblum, Theresa Rebeck proves again that she can fashion clichés into an interesting, commercial story.
One of the creators of STOMP, Luke Cresswell, discusses how they keep the percussion show fresh for audiences after 20 years.
An American version of an English panto, “A Snow White Christmas,” starring Ariana Grande at Pasadena Playhouse, offers sparkling music while appealing both to kids and adults.
Three years after it closed in New York, the long-running Off-Broadway revue “Forbidden Broadway” is making a comeback. The newest edition, which parodies past and present Broadway musicals, opens Sept. 6 for a limited run.
Jason Robert Brown has chosen to direct “The Last Five Years,” his 2002 two-person musical about a troubled first marriage, for Second Stage Theatre, and the result is enthralling.
“Reid Farrington’s A Christmas Carol” is a stylish and funny remix of Dickens’ classic, with Everett Quinton’s Scrooge haunted by the digital ghosts of nearly 40 film versions.
"Pippin" star Patina Miller is on the cover of Backstage this week! She chats about how she prepared to play the Leading Player - it involves the trapeze! - and why she feels lucky to be on Broadway.