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The Greatest Overture in Broadway History
By Peter Filichia · May 2, 2003
Filichia tries to decide which Jule Styne show has the superior overture, Gypsy or Funny Girl.
By David Finkle · May 1, 2003
Bernadette Peters in Gypsy(Photo © Joan Marcus) "If you have a good, strong finish, they'll forgive you for anything," Rose Hovick tells a gaggle of ungif
Last of the Suns
By Dan Bacalzo · May 1, 2003
Eric Steinberg, Ching Valdes-Aran, and Kati Kuroda in Last of the Suns (Photo © Ching Gonzalez) "Let me die," cries a wheelchair-bound figure at the begi
Creating New Venues
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 1, 2003
The Siegels are very pleased to catch jazz singer Cynthia Crane performing at a restaurant in the West Village.
Gem of the Ocean
By Jonathan Abarbanel · May 1, 2003
Greta Oglesby and Yvette Ganier in Gem of the Ocean (Photo © Michael Brosilow) The esteemed August Wilson -- a good bet for a fu
Cirque du Soleil: Varekai
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 1, 2003
Varekai(Photo © Rick Diamond) No matter what anybody tells you, there is no story to follow in Cirque du Soleil's new show, Var...
Drama Desk Award Nominations Announced
By Michael Portantiere · May 1, 2003
Watch the nominations     Download the free player here The nominations for the 48th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced this morning at ...
By David Finkle · Apr 30, 2003
Al Pacino and Marisa Tomei in Salome(Photo © Joan Marcus) In Oscar Wilde's Woman of No Importance, the wicked Lord Illingwo
All Over the Map
By Dan Bacalzo · Apr 30, 2003
A concert revival of Roberta in San Francisco, a parody of cabaret in Orlando, and a bilingual Ice Cream Suit in Minneapolis
Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces Marathon 2003
By Matthew Murray · Apr 30, 2003
John Guare Ensemble Studio Theatre has announced the 10 plays that will be presented as part of Marathon 2003, its 26th annual festival of new one-acts. The plays ...