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Dukakis and Newman to Read Under the Bed at Makor
By Matthew Murray · Dec 30, 2004 · New York City
Olympia Dukakis and Phyllis Newman will participate in a one-night-only staged reading of Susan Sandler's new play Under the Bed at Makor (35 West 67th Street at Central Park ...
Collegiate Chorale to Perform Selections from American Operettas at Alice Tully Hall
By Adam Klasfeld · Dec 30, 2004 · New York City
Robert Bass, now in his 25th anniversary season as musical director of The Collegiate Chorale, will lead the group in an evening of American operetta on Tuesday, February 1. ...
The Best of 2004
By Mania Editorial Staff · Dec 30, 2004 · New York City
The cast of Twelve Angry Men(Photo © Joan Marcus) Yes, it's that time of year when pu
2005 Nightlife Award Winners Announced
By Matthew Murray · Dec 29, 2004 · New York City
The winners of the 2005 Nightlife Awards, celebrating the best in New York cabaret, comedy, and jazz, have just been announced. During the awards show, which is scheduled for ...
Wonderful Town to Close on January 30
By Matthew Murray · Dec 29, 2004 · New York City
Brooke Shields inWonderful Town(Photo © Paul Kolnik) The Broadway revival of Wonderful Town, the 1953 show with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics
Birds of a Feather
The jazz club Birdland was alive with the sounds of musical theater on Monday night, December 27 as composer-lyricist-musical ...
Housing Works Used Book Café Will Host Christopher Shinn/Jo Bonney Discussion
By Adam Klasfeld · Dec 29, 2004 · New York City
Christopher Shinn Playwright Christopher Shinn and director Jo Bonney will appear at the Housing Works Used Book Café on Tuesday, January 25 at 7pm for a discu
Stage, TV, and Film Star Jerry Orbach Dies at 69
Jerry Orbach(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Jerry Orbach, the stage and screen actor best known to the public for his role of Detective Lennie Briscoe on the long-
Put on a Happy Replacement
By Peter Filichia · Dec 28, 2004 · New York City
I got the semi-new recording of Wonderful Town, on which the voices of Brooke Shields and Jennifer Hope Wills have been substituted for those of Donna Murphy ...
Rising Stars
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 28, 2004 · New York City
Jennifer Simard(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Seeing as how Forbidden Broadway requires enormously versatile cast members who can do killer impressions as