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LaChanze Set to Star in The Color Purple on Broadway; Additional Casting Announced
By Dan Bacalzo · Sep 8, 2005
LaChanze (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) LaChanze has been confirmed as the star of the upcoming Broadway production of The Color Purple. She will reprise the
Loose Lips
By Brian Scott Lipton · Sep 8, 2005
Debra Monk moves to Chicago and beyond, while Miracle Brothers Tyler Maynard and Clifton Oliver put their best feet forward.
Lois Smith, Hallie Foote, Lili Taylor, and Sherie Rene Scott Announced For Signature Season
By Dan Bacalzo · Sep 7, 2005
Lili Taylor (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Signature Theatre Company announced that Lois Smith and Hallie Foote will star in Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful
Jana Robbins to be Honored by Jewish National Fund
By Brian Scott Lipton · Sep 7, 2005
Jana Robbins The Jewish National Fund will present its annual Tree of Life Award to actress/producer Jana Robbins on Monday, September 26 at ...
Abingdon's War in Paramus Will Star Matthew Arkin
By Brian Scott Lipton · Sep 7, 2005
Matthew Arkin Matthew Arkin will star in War in Paramus, a new comedy written by his former stepmother, actress Barbara Dana. Directed by Austin Pendleton, ...
Frechette, Warren, Wright, et al. to Host Prom Songs Benefit
By Brian Scott Lipton · Sep 7, 2005
Peter Frechette and David Warren (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Prom Songs, the second annual benefit for The Harvey Milk High School and the Hetrick-Mart
Steppin' to the Bad Side
By Peter Filichia · Sep 7, 2005
A new musical revue at The Triad sticks it to our commander-in-chief. Democrats rejoice!
Slumming With the Merm
By Michael Portantiere · Sep 6, 2005
Decca Broadway re-releases a very strange compilation of recordings made by the great Ethel Merman in 1950-51.
The Mother of Us All
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 6, 2005
The Siegels adore Lorinda Lisitza in Mother Courage, Ralph Fiennes in The Constant Gardener, and John Wallowitch at Danny's
Avant-Garde Theater Artists to Converge at Prelude '05
By Adam Klasfeld · Sep 6, 2005
Sheila Callaghan Some of New York's most distinctive contemporary theater artists -- including Joanna P. Adler, Sheila Callaghan, Richard Maxwell, and Mac Wellman -- ...