News for Jan. 31, 2006

'Lord of the Rings' Delays Toronto Preview

1/31/06, 6:35 pm EST - Xoanon

NEW YORK - Theatergoers curious about the lavish stage version of "The Lord of Rings" will have to wait two days longer for the first public performance in Toronto. The production will now begin preview performances Saturday at the Princess of Wales Theatre instead of Thursday, producer Kevin Wallace said in a telephone interview from Canada. "It isn't that there is a problem," Wallace said. "It's just the volume of work. We need an extra 48 hours." [More]