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The musical grossed more than $4 million, while plays showed surprising strength at the box office, too.
The island has shaped the “Hamilton” creator’s identity. Now he’s bringing the musical to San Juan, and things are getting complicated.
With Lin-Manuel Miranda in the title role, the musical will delay performances and run in a San Juan arts venue, not at the University of Puerto Rico.
The music industry conglomerate also owns the Rodgers & Hammerstein organization and has a joint publishing-licensing venture with Andrew Lloyd Webber.
The darkly revisionist production, which was staged this fall at St. Ann’s Warehouse, will play the Circle in the Square.
Harper Lee’s estate objected to elements of Aaron Sorkin’s early stage adaptation. Now it arrives on Broadway with concessions from both sides.
The revival of Harvey Fierstein’s Tony-winning play will mount a national tour with Michael Urie continuing in the lead role.
In the middle of the opening-night performance on Monday, the actor who plays Sonny Bono criticized Mr. West for looking at his cellphone. The rapper apologized.
Two Iranians and a Syrian were allowed entry to perform “The Jungle,” a play about refugees, after urgings by Sting and an ex-archbishop of Canterbury.
Regional productions of the Broadway hits are the subject of a legal dispute between competing theater operators.
The show won the Tony Award for best musical revival, but was not a financial success.
The musical reimagining of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth is now playing at London’s National Theater.
The musical, which opened on Broadway on July 26, had gotten mixed reviews and struggled at the box office.
Should audience get advance word on content that might offend or unsettle them? Opinions differ strongly.
A number of American theaters are posting specific and comprehensive advisories about sensitive material, while others are resisting the trend.
Four times recently he’s stopped his solo Broadway show to make his feelings known — gently but firmly. Getting too angry can backfire.
The theater had fired the previous artistic director, Gordon Edelstein, over sexual misconduct accusations.
Work-life balance is particularly difficult for women in the theater, but a number of experiments are attempting to make the juggling easier.
The improvisatory group will perform at the Greenwich House Theater starting in January. Mr. Miranda said he will join them occasionally.
The average age of the Broadway theatergoer last season was 40.6 — the lowest since 2000, the Broadway League says, and 15 percent of theatergoers were under 18.
Grants will provide closed captioning of spoken words, or audio description of action, on mobile devices, in a way that is not distracting to other patrons.
In a turnabout no one expected, New York’s most prominent stages are rich with drama, most of it new and most of it American.
A series of New York concerts will bring to life songs from the composer’s catalog, some from unseen shows, several of them eerily prescient.
Lucas Hnath’s “Hillary and Clinton” will be the first play with Mrs. Clinton as a protagonist to reach Broadway.
Ms. Parks has been chosen for the Mimi, or the Steinberg Distinguished Playwright Award, which comes with a $200,000 cash award.
“Tina,” which is running in London and will open in Germany in the spring, will have a Broadway production in the fall of 2019.
The show’s lead producers said that the final performance will be April 7, 2019, making it by then the 25th-longest-running Broadway production in history.
Nederlander of San Francisco asked a judge to prevent a rival theater from staging the popular shows.
Friday: Sarah Jones’s “Sell/Buy/Date” comes to L.A., the Kavanaugh hearing, Elon Musk is sued by the S.E.C., and cataloging Latina youth culture.
The play, a comedy about his own reflections on fatherhood, will run for nine weeks at the Cort Theater, with previews beginning Oct. 25.
Arthur Miller’s tragic World War II drama is to return to Broadway next spring via the Roundabout Theater Company.