Around Broadway : April 2012

Broadway Goes to the Movies But Will the Tony?

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

New York Times theater critic Charles Isherwood noticed something interesting about this year's Tony contenders: all of the big musicals may be shows based on films.

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Evita Joins Superstar in Broadway Revival

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

It’s a big season on Broadway for Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, who led the first British invasion on Broadway. A revival of Evita now joins the currently running Jesus Christ Superstar revival.

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4000 Miles Retains Intimacy With Move Uptown

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Charles Isherwood, theater critic for The New York Times, joins host Elliott Forrest this week to discuss why 4000 Miles has become one of his favorite plays of this season.

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Gore Vidal's The Best Man Returns to Broadway

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

The Gore Vidal play The Best Man is back on Broadway. Does Vidal’s play have something to say to us now? The New York Times' Charles Isherwood casts his vote.

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