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Watch: Ian McKellen Gets Emotional Reading Coming Out Letter

Feb 9
British actor Ian McKellen got emotional reading a coming out letter from Michael Tolliver, the fictional character from Armistead Maupin's novel series "Tales of the City," during a recent series from "Letters Live."

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Stage Version of 'Frozen' to be Directed by Broadway Veteran

By Mark Kennedy | Feb 9
Disney has tapped one of Broadway's freshest talents to direct one of its most anticipated musicals, "Frozen."

Theatre Review :: The Convert

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 9
One can sense the playwright's skepticism: Other than clothing and customs, Danai Gurira seems to be saying, different tribes of humans are identical in the wrongs they perpetrate.

To Relieve Stress, Ted Cruz Sings Show Tunes

Feb 8
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz apparently really loves Broadway. So much so that his wife, Heidi Cruz, said last week that her husband calls her up to sing show tunes as a way to cope with stress.

Hot Choreography at the Ballet

By Paul Parish | Feb 6
San Francisco Ballet opened its winter season last week with two programs of mixed bills, each of which featured a world premiere by a hot choreographer.

'Charles Busch's Cleopatra' to Receive World Premiere in NYC

Feb 3
Charles Busch will return to Theater for the New City this spring with his new comedy "Charles Busch's Cleopatra" for a limited premiere showcase engagement.

Talk Show Host James Corden Will Host the Tony Awards

By Mark Kennedy | Feb 2
James Corden will be staying up late for real to host the Tony Awards.

Theatergoer Literally Faints After Russell Tovey Takes Off Shirt

Feb 2
"Looking" star Russell Tovey is so hot that a theatergoer literally passed out shortly after the out British actor took off his shirt during a Broadway show in New York City.

Review: Fox Shows It Can Do Musicals With Ambitious 'Grease'

By Mark Kennedy | Feb 1
The chills were indeed multiplyin' during the "Grease: Live" telecast on Sunday, a show that survived early rain, some tricky costume changes, a mortifying loss of audio and a cast member's heartbreak.

Fox's Ambitious 'Grease' Ups The Live TV Musical Ante

By Lynn Elber | Jan 31
"Grease," the 1950s-set musical romp that was a stage and screen smash in the 1970s, is rebooting as a Broadway-meets-Hollywood hybrid for its 21st-century television close up.

Anthony Rapp :: Seasons of Life

By Joel Martens | Jan 31
Success stories for actors in the best of circumstances are a rarity, and for LGBTQ actors it's even harder to "make it." Anthony Rapp's is one such success story. The actor discusses his life and career.

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