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2005 Drama League Award Winners Announced
By Dan Bacalzo · May 13, 2005
Norbert Leo Butz in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Photo © Carol Rosegg) The winners of the 71st Annual Drama League Awards were announ
The Apple Tree
By David Finkle · May 13, 2005
Kristin Chenoweth does a tour de force in the Encores! presentation of this 1966 musical with songs by Bock and Harnick.
Loose Lips
By Brian Scott Lipton · May 13, 2005
Marin Hinkle returns to Miss Julie; Eartha Kitt, Michael McKean, Jack Jones, et al. fill New York City's cabarets; and William Finn is everywhere.
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.