| Feb 20, 2013
| 8:26 AM
The first national tour of "Once," the Tony Award-winning musical based on the movie of the same name about an Irish street musican and his Czech angel, is headed to Chicago. "Once" will play the Oriental Theatre (24 W. Randolph St.) for three weeks,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Did you like "Once" when you saw it once, twice, thrice on Sunday night's Tony Awards? Or how about "Bring It On!" Or "Mamma Mia!
Then get ready for the 2013-14 Broadway series of New Haven's Shubert Theater, which will be celebrating its 99th year....
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:49 PM
"The Book of Mormon" will be in good company when the 2013-14 series of touring Broadway shows opens in Orlando in the fall.
"War Horse," the 2011 best-play Tony winner, and "Once," the Tonys' best musical of 2012, will join "The Book of Mormon" when...
| Jan 24, 2013
At the start — the rough start — of the Marriott Theatre's new revue of the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, entitled, with justification, "Now & Forever," the throbbing electronic tones of "The Phantom of the Opera" fill the theater as colored...
| Jun 8, 2013
For four days last month, Broadway's impresarios met with stage producers from around the country for what's known as the "road conference," a series of events showcasing the season's offerings.
The panels and parties were ostensibly thrown to help...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:23 AM
| May 3, 2013
| 6:43 AM
The season finales crop up with greater regularity as the May ratings period continues. What to expect this weekend:
"The Amazing Race" names another winner in a two-hour season finale that starts at 8 p.m. Sunday on CBS. The hockey brothers seem the...
| May 2, 2012
| 2:30 PM
They don't talk the language of chemical addiction in Harry Hope's New York saloon — once a first-class hangout for sports, now a brutal "Bottom of the Sea Rathskeller" where the denizens have fallen as far as anyone can fall in this world, save for...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 6:09 PM
There are plenty of romantic Broadway musicals. But "Once," the gorgeously crafted and intensely moving new show that opened on Broadway on Sunday night after a seamless transition from downtown to the main stem, is part of a much smaller and more...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:49 AM
John Tiffany is the director of "Black Watch" and an associate director of the National Theatre of Scotland. He also directed the 2012 Tony-winning musical "Once" about a young street musician and his muse. "Black Watch" is written by Gregory Burke...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:49 AM
In the 18 months since the profane warrior Celts of the "Black Watch" were last spied in Chicago at the Broadway Armory, Osama bin Laden has been killed, the 2003 war in Iraq has receded further into the shifting sands of history and the careers of...