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2005-2006 Tony Awards Committee Members Named
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 9, 2005
The Tony Awards nominating committee for the 2005-2006 Broadway season has been announced. The members of the committee attend all productions that open during the season and select ...
Lincoln Center Theater Extends Run of The Light in the Piazza Through January 1
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 9, 2005
Victoria Clark and Mark Harelikin The Light in the Piazza (Photo © Joan Marcus) Lincoln Center Theater has extended the run of The Light in the Piazza
Footlight Records Store to Close in July
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 8, 2005
Footlight Records, one of the country's foremost purveyors of theater-related recordings for more than 30 years, will close its store at 113 East 12th Street in New York City next ...
Altar Boyz to Hold Open Auditions for Detroit Engagement
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 8, 2005
The Off-Broadway cast of Altar Boyz The producers of Altar Boyz will hold open auditions in Chicago and Detroit this month to ...
Espinosa, Ripley, and Shields to Star in Helen of Troy Concert
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 8, 2005
Eden Espinosa(Photo © Peter Berberian) Brooklyn's Eden Espinosa will star with Alice Ripley, Cary Shields, and Bruce Vilanch in a concert presentation of
Musicals Tonight! Set for 2005-2006 Season
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 8, 2005
The 2005-2006 season of Musicals Tonight! will offer five shows, including Dietz & Schwartz's The Gay Life and the 1929 Gershwin musical Show Girl. Performances will ta
As Good As It Gets
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 7, 2005
Malcolm Gets prepares to show off his many talents at Birdland and gets his Irish up for another shot at Finian's Rainbow.
In a Red State
By Peter Filichia · Jun 7, 2005
On the red carpet at the Tony Awards, Filichia has some trouble with the names of the celebrities' dress designers -- not to mention the name of a certain nominee's wife.
Anne Bancroft Dies of Cancer at 73
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jun 7, 2005
Anne Bancroft Actress Anne Bancroft, a two-time Tony Award winner for Best Actress in a Play and the wife of Mel Brooks, the creator of The Producers, died of ...
La Cage aux Folles to Close on June 26
By Michael Portantiere · Jun 7, 2005
La Cage aux Folles(Photo © Carol Rosegg) It has just been announced that La Cage aux Folles, the 2005 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, will