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Brown, Daniels, Gravitte, Murney, et al. to Appear at Birdland This Fall
Jeff Daniels Jason Robert Brown, Jeff Daniels, Debbie Gravitte, and Julia Murney will be among the performers appearing this fall at Birdland, the famed New York ...
Rashad Naylor Replaces Wayne Brady in La Jolla's The Wiz
Rashad Naylor in The Rat Pack Live! Rashad Naylor has replaced Wayne Brady as the Scarecrow in the cast of the La Jolla Playhouse production of the musical
Burke Moses Replaces James Moye as El Gallo in The Fantasticks
Burke Moses(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Burke Moses has replaced James Moye as El Gallo in the new Off-Broadway production of the Tom Jones-Harvey Schmidt music
Taking the Jailbait
LAByrinth members Brett C. Leonard, Stephen Adly Guirgis, David Zayas, and Michael Pitt talk about their disturbing new film.
Bryne, Corduner, Stram, et al. Set for McCarter's The Birthday Party
Allan Corduner Barbara Bryne, Allan Corduner, Dennis Creaghan, Randall Newsome, Charlotte Parry, and Henry Stram will star in Harold Pinter's The Birthday Party
York Theatre to Present Asylum: The Strange Case of Mary Lincoln
Carolann Page The York Theatre Company will kick off its 2006-2007 season with the world premiere musical Asylum: The Strange Case of Mary Lincoln, September ...
San Francisco Kids Spotlight: August '06
The man behind the curtain isn't the only one pulling the strings in this puppet version of L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz. In Fairyland's latest show, Dorothy and her friends are operated by expert puppeteers as the characters battle the evil witch, confront the old man, and learn the value of home. It also contains music from the original 1939 movie.
Philadelphia Kids Spotlight: August '06
Philadelphia Children's Theatre presents a Pinocchio Commedia, with all of the figures of the beloved Italian art form -- an "Arlecchino" Cricket, a "Pantalone" Geppetto, a "Razullo" Fox, a "Beltrama" Cat, and a "Pulcinella" Puppetmaster. (Pinocchio plays himself.) It's fun for adults, children, and all theater enthusiasts. Meanwhile, Jungle Book is still playing at the Hedgerow Theatre.
London Kids Spotlight: August '06
L. Frank Baum's novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has seen several adaptations -- from the original musical to The Wiz to Wicked -- but it's never been adapted like this. The Unicorn Theatre presents Patrick Shanahan's Oz, which takes the audience to a quiet Victorian office in Chicago where Baum is working on his masterpiece. When he finds a girl named Dot hiding in his house, he takes her on a journey to his soon-to-be-famous magical land. Also, check out Babe, The Sheep-Pig at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park.
Abraham, Alexander, Fonda, Short, et al. Will Appear at 92nd Street Y
Jane Fonda F. Murray Abraham, Edward Albee, Jason Alexander, Jane Fonda, Robert Klein, and Martin Short are among the artists who will appear this fall at the 92nd ...