US theatre

It's good to know that the theatre can still provoke headlines and controversies, not least when it’s a 400-year-old play. As I recently wrote in...

Reader, you may recall Tabard poking fun at the abundance of Trump-based shows at the Edinburgh Fringe this year. Well, those comedians and actors...

I write this month’s article from my Airbnb in the west Bronx. I’m over here bringing a show from London to the Brits Off...

It wasn’t a picket line last Thursday morning, but rather a demonstration, as Broadway casting directors and their supporters walked back and forth in...

I just got back from one of my regular New York stints to round off the season that culminated with the presentation last Sunday...

Broadway is mirroring West End trends with record sales, defying the past decade’s economic pressures and rising ticket prices. Mark Shenton meets Charlotte St...

In New York, musicals were the talk of this year’s Tonys. Even if there was no stand-out best new musical nominee – no Hamilton,...

The last Broadway season has just ended, with last weekend's end-of-year celebration that is the Tony Awards. As ever, to the victors will go...

The impact that gongs can have on the future of a show on Broadway means the risks – and the rewards – can be...
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