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Once More, With Feeling
By Peter Filichia · Jun 23, 2005
Filichia makes a list of performers who returned to their Tony Award winning roles, sometimes many seasons later.
Jennifer Jason Leigh Set to Star in Abigail's Party
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 23, 2005
Jennifer Jason Leigh Jennifer Jason Leigh will star in Mike Leigh's drama Abigail's Party to kick of the 2005-2006 season of The New Group. Scott Elliott, the ...
Shanley's Chain of Command Will Have Workshop Production at New York Stage and Film
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 23, 2005
John Patrick Shanley (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley's newest play, Chain of Command, will receive a three-day wor
On Golden Pond to Close on June 26
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 23, 2005
The Tony Award-nominated production of On Golden Pond will close on Sunday, June 26, due to the continuing illness of star James Earl Jones. As was previously reported, the ...
Sounds of SILENCE! Concert Postponed
By Michael Portantiere · Jun 23, 2005
The Sounds of SILENCE! and Other Inappropriate Showtunes, a benefit concert for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS that was to have taken place at 7pm tomorrow (Sunday, July 3)...
Darlene Love to Join Hairspray Cast in July; Winokur Extends Return Stint
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 23, 2005
Darlene Love Darlene Love will return to Broadway next month as Motormouth Maybelle in the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray, replacing Mary Bond Davis, ...
Kids and Animals
By Sam Harris · Jun 23, 2005
In this excerpt from his forthcoming memoir, Sam Harris writes about an all too familiar on-stage annoyance.
Talkin' Broadway Establishes Summer Theatre Festival Citations
By Mania Editorial Staff · Jun 22, 2005
The website announced today that it will honor new plays and musicals through the first ever Talkin' Broadway Summer Theatre Festival Citations. These citations ...
Food for Thought Series Moving to Players Club
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 22, 2005
Food for Thought, the popular series of lunchtime play readings, will begin its sixth season on September 12 in a new location: The Players Club, located at 16 Gramercy Park ...
James Earl Jones' Absence Due to Illness May Lead to On Golden Pond Closing
By Michael Portantiere · Jun 22, 2005
James Earl Jones (Photo © Michael Portantiere) A provisional closing notice has been posted for On Golden Pond, the Broadway revival of Ernest Thompson's