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Wishin' and Hopin'
TheaterMania photographs and chats with the contenders at a reception for this year's Tony Award nominees.
Drat! The Cat!
By Marc Miller · May 11, 2005
In the gallery of 1960s musical megaflops, one title has always aroused special curiosity. Drat! the Cat! opened at the Martin Beck on October 10, 1965 and ...
Doubt and The Pillowman Win New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards
By Adam Klasfeld · May 11, 2005
The winners of the New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards for the 2004-2005 season have been announced. John Patrick Shanley's Doubt was named Best Play, and the Best Foreign ...
The Mermaid
By Dan Bacalzo · May 11, 2005
Mark Finley has a sharp comic wit but is less adept at creating dramatic moments in this play.
Richard Thomas Joins Cast of Public Theater's As You Like It
By Brian Scott Lipton · May 11, 2005
Richard Thomas(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Richard Thomas will play the role of Touchstone, the clown, in the Public Theater's upcoming production of Shakespeare's
Finkle, Cote, McCarter, Musto, and Winer Will Dissect the Season on May 22 at Ars Nova
By Mania Editorial Staff · May 10, 2005
On Sunday, May 22 at 12:30pm, TheaterMania will host the second annual edition of The Season Dissected -- a panel discussion of the current theatrical season by prominent New York ...
Follow Spot
By Michael Portantiere · May 10, 2005
Debby Boone reflects on Rosemary Clooney. Plus: The Last 5 Years and The Full Monty redux. Also: What have you had thrown at you from the stage recently?
Billy Dee Williams Withdraws from The Mambo Kings
By Brian Scott Lipton · May 10, 2005
Billy Dee Williams Billy Dee Williams has withdrawn from the upcoming Broadway musical The Mambo Kings due to an aggravated hip condition, according to a ...
John Simon Out, Jeremy McCarter In as New York Magazine's Chief Theater Critic
Jeremy McCarter, currently chief theater critic for The New York Sun, has been named to replace John Simon as chief theater critic for New York magazine, effective ...
2004-2005 Tony Award Nominations Announced
The nominations for the 2004-2005 Tony Awards were announced this morning at the Mariott Marquis hotel by actors Alan Cumming, Lynn Redgrave, Kate Burton, and Brian ...