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No Boone to Cabaretgoers
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 13, 2005
Barbara & Scott have widely varying reactions to Debby Boone's opening night performance at Feinstein's and the Broadway Spelling Bee.
Michael Portantiere and Matthew Murray review a raft of brand new cast albums on the Sh-K-Boom and Ghostlight labels.
It Isn't Working
By Peter Filichia · May 13, 2005
At the risk of stating the obvious, Filichia points out that hard work does not necessarily make for a good show.
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?