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Inside Movies Steven Spielberg to develop 'West Side Story' for Fox? Who knows? Could be...
by Jeff Labrecque | Mar 05, 2014 06:12 PM

Fox is dusting off West Side Story, the 1961 musical that won 10 Academy Awards, based on hints…

Inside Movies 'August: Osage County' trailer: Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, and more! -- VIDEO
by Adam Carlson | May 10, 2013 10:54 AM

August: Osage County (out Nov. 8) may well become the year's fanciest movie about a trashy family. It's based…

PopWatch This Week on Stage: Alec Baldwin, Nathan Lane, The Rascals and a slew of new openings
by Jason Clark | Apr 20, 2013 08:56 PM

The theater season is in full-swing glory right now, and EW has covered no less than nine (!)…

PopWatch Broadway comes out for Nathan Lane on opening-night of 'The Nance' -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO
by Jason Clark | Apr 18, 2013 01:00 PM

Nathan Lane fans, rejoice! The two-time Tony winner plays Chauncey Miles, a gay burlesque star of the 1930s living…

PopWatch Amanda Seyfried on 'Mean Girls' musical: 'I desperately want to be Regina'
by Samantha Highfill | Apr 18, 2013 11:15 AM

When we heard the rumors around a Mean Girls musical, we immediately started casting the parts. But one…

PopWatch Listen to three tracks from the upcoming musical 'Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812' -- EXCLUSIVE
by Jason Clark | Apr 18, 2013 10:55 AM

Brush up your Tolstoy! The conventional practice of dinner-and-a-show is getting a shake-up in NYC's downtown meatpacking district…

PopWatch 'Kinky Boots' stars Billy Porter and Stark Sands: Broadway's new dynamic duo
by Kyle Anderson | Apr 17, 2013 10:00 AM

With a score by Cyndi Lauper and a book crafted by Harvey Fierstein, Kinky Boots seemed designed in a lab…

PopWatch Pulitzer Prize for drama awarded to 'Disgraced,' starring 'Daily Show' correspondent Aasif Mandvi
by Emily Rome | Apr 15, 2013 05:14 PM

This year's Pulitzer Prize winner for drama, announced Monday along with other winners for the highly prestigious writing…

PopWatch This Week on Stage: 'Matilda' casts her spell on Broadway
by Jason Clark | Apr 13, 2013 04:37 PM

This week marks the arrival of the biggest Brit hit musical since a little boy named Billy Elliot…

PopWatch Andrew Lloyd Webber planning to develop 'School of Rock' musical
by Samantha Highfill | Apr 08, 2013 10:01 AM

If you were a fan of Jack Black's 2003 comedy School of Rock, in which he taught a classroom…

PopWatch This Week On Stage: Tom Hanks and Cyndi Lauper take on Broadway
by Jason Clark | Apr 06, 2013 10:00 AM

It was a notable week on the boards, one that included the Broadway debut of a most-beloved film…

PopWatch Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz to star in Broadway revival of 'Betrayal'
by John Mitchell | Apr 05, 2013 10:12 AM

Daniel Craig is set to star opposite his Oscar-winning wife, Rachel Weisz, this fall in the Broadway revival…

PopWatch Jake Gyllenhaal, America Ferrera, Vanessa Redgrave among Lucille Lortel Award nominees
by Emily Rome | Apr 03, 2013 07:00 PM

Theater enthusiasts still have to wait until the end of April for this year's Tony Award nominations, but…

PopWatch Alec Baldwin and 'Orphans' cast talk Shia LaBeef and tweeted emails
by Hillary Busis | Apr 03, 2013 12:17 PM

In two weeks, Broadway's Orphans will officially open -- giving the theater community something to talk about besides…

PopWatch Shia LaBeouf talks Baldwin feud: 'Me and Alec had tension as men' -- VIDEO
by Hillary Busis | Apr 02, 2013 09:57 AM

As Shia LaBeouf Tom Chiarella once wrote, a real man can own up to his mistakes. And though…

PopWatch Taye Diggs is both the world's most charming man and its worst rapper -- VIDEO
by Hillary Busis | Apr 01, 2013 05:47 PM

"He gave Stella her groove back. He broke hearts -- and fixed them -- on ABC's Private Practice.…

PopWatch Broadway box office: An Easter-bunny bounce for 'Cinderella,' 'Motown,' and more
by Thom Geier | Apr 01, 2013 04:43 PM

The Easter Bunny brought a special treat to Broadway last week, with overall grosses up 24 percent for…

PopWatch Orlando Bloom to star in Broadway's 'Romeo and Juliet'
by Samantha Highfill | Apr 01, 2013 11:41 AM

Romeo and Juliet is returning to Broadway for the first time in 36 years, and it's bringing some…

Inside Movies 'Harry Potter' actor Richard Griffiths dies at 65
by Associated Press | Mar 29, 2013 08:35 AM

Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the Harry Potter…

PopWatch 'Gigi' to return to Broadway
by Samantha Highfill | Mar 28, 2013 12:45 PM

A new musical production of Gigi is coming to Broadway. Created 40 years ago by Anita Loos, the…

PopWatch This Week on Stage: 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' and 'Hands on a Hardbody' hit Broadway
by Thom Geier | Mar 22, 2013 10:00 AM

The Broadway theater season is heading for the home stretch, with more than a dozen shows slated to…

PopWatch Phish frontman Trey Anastasio on his new Broadway show, 'Hands on a Hardbody' -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO
by Laura Hertzfeld | Mar 20, 2013 09:30 AM

A new musical about a car dealership contest in Texas might not be what you would expect from…

PopWatch Broadway box office: 'Motown' musical joins Million Dollar Club in its first week
by Thom Geier | Mar 18, 2013 05:34 PM

The producers of Motown: The Musical must be dancing in the street. In its first week of previews, the…

PopWatch 'A Very Potter Senior Year': Darren Criss & Team StarKid's last Potter parody hits YouTube
by Hillary Busis | Mar 18, 2013 12:02 PM

In the beginning, God and Darren Criss created Harry Potter: The Musical, a madcap Harry Potter parody originally…