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  1. 'August Rush' Bound for Broadway

    3:18 pm PST 11/25/2014
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    The new musical is adapted from the 2007 film about an orphaned music prodigy, which starred Freddie Highmore and Robin Williams READ MORE

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  2. Shia LaBeouf Shows He's Making Progress on Treatment in N.Y. Court Appearance

    2:55 pm PST 11/25/2014
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    The actor has to stay out of trouble for six months in order to withdraw his guilty plea stemming from his 'Cabaret' incident READ MORE

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  3. 'Ghost Brothers of Darkland County': Theater Review

    12:46 pm PST 11/25/2014
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    The long-gestating musical collaboration between novelist Stephen King and rocker John Mellencamp is playing one-night dates around the country READ MORE

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  4. Idina Menzel to Launch World Tour Next Summer

    6:20 am PST 11/25/2014
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    Starting July 7 in Richmond, Va., and continuing through Oct. 3, Menzel will play 39 U.S. dates READ MORE

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  5. 'What the Butler Saw': Theater Review

    10:22 pm PST 11/24/2014
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    Joe Orton specialist John Tillinger conjures a superlative version of the classic 1969 farce at the Mark Taper Forum READ MORE

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  6. Glenn Close Reveals Mike Nichols' Final, "Touching" Words to Her

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    The actress, who first met the director when she read for 1983's 'The Real Thing,' remembers the legend in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  7. Morgan Freeman Reveals the Phrase That "Exemplifies" Mike Nichols

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    In The Hollywood Reporter's tribute to the late director, his 'Country Girl' star recalls the term that would "stop conversations" once uttered READ MORE

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  8. Dylan Baker Joins Broadway Cast of 'The Audience'

    8:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    The actor will play former British Prime Minister John Major opposite Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan's play, with Judith Ivey also on board to play Margaret Thatcher READ MORE

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  9. Sting Attempts to Rescue 'The Last Ship'

    7:27 pm PST 11/23/2014
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    The rock star will join the cast of his Broadway musical, which has been a commercial underachiever since it opened on Oct. 26 READ MORE

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  10. 'A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations)': Theater Review

    6:00 pm PST 11/23/2014
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    Stephen Rea stars in Sam Shepard's modern-day riff on Sophocles' Greek tragedy READ MORE

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  11. Sherwood Forest Comes to Broadway

    1:07 pm PST 11/21/2014
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    'The Heart of Robin Hood,' by British playwright David Farr and Icelandic theater director Gisli Orn Gardarsson, will open on March 29 READ MORE

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  12. UTA Signs Theater Director Benedict Andrews

    12:00 pm PST 11/21/2014
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    The Australian native will direct his first film, starring Rooney Mara, next summer READ MORE

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  13. Diane Lane to End Long Absence From NY Stage

    10:27 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    The actress will star opposite Tony Shalhoub in Bathsheba Doran's play 'The Mystery of Love and Sex' READ MORE

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  14. 'A Delicate Balance': Theater Review

    9:00 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    Edward Albee's play may be almost 50 years old, but it has the edge-of-the-seat excitement of new writing in this all-star Broadway revival READ MORE

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  15. Audra McDonald Remembers Mike Nichols: "One Cannot Overstate His Brilliance"

    2:28 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    The legendary singer and actress worked with him on 'Wit' READ MORE

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  16. Mike Nichols: A Giant of the American Theater

    2:00 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    THR's lead theater critic looks back over the director's remarkable half-century career on the stage, and its frequent overlap with his screen work READ MORE

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  17. Whoopi Goldberg Overcome By Emotion Remembering Her Mentor, Mike Nichols

    12:35 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    On Thursday's 'The View,' she seemed to break down into tears, putting her hands over her face and shaking READ MORE

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  18. Broadway to Dim Lights for Mike Nichols

    10:17 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The nine-time Tony Award winner died on Wednesday night READ MORE

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  19. John Cameron Mitchell Sets 'Hedwig' Reprise

    10:00 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The actor will return to the transgender rocker role he created for a limited eight-week engagement in the hit Broadway revival, starting Jan. 21 READ MORE

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  20. Hollywood Mourns Mike Nichols

    5:59 am PST 11/20/2014
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    Julia Roberts, Steven Spielberg, Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Bob Newhart and Nathan Lane are among those remembering the legendary director, who died on Wednesday night READ MORE

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