Stephen Fry will write the book for a new musical, The Trials of Eddie Davis . . . The salsa star and presidential candidate Ruben Blades is running even with Ernesto Perez Balladares in the Panama elections . . . Renaissance frescoes attributed to Baldassare Peruzzi and stolen from Italy's Loggia Stati Mattei have been returned after a century in New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art . . .