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New York Musical Theater Festival Selects Shows for Next Link Series
By Brian Scott Lipton · May 24, 2005
The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMTF) will present full productions of 18 new musicals as part of its Next Link series this fall. The festival, which will include more than ...
Elliot Norton Awards Presented in Boston
By Dan Bacalzo · May 24, 2005
Pamela Gien in The Syringa Tree The Boston Theater Critics Association presented the 23rd annual Elliot Norton Awards in a ceremony at the Cutler Majestic ...
Beyond a Shadow of a Doubt
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 24, 2005
The drama of the Drama Desk Awards. Plus: praise for The Pursuit of Persephone and a new production of Miss Julie.
Winners' Circle
The happy honorees smile for TheaterMania's cameras at the 50th annual Drama Desk Awards.
Top 10 Tips for Tourists
By Craig Coursey · May 23, 2005
Here's some advice for folks who want to fit in, rather than stand out, when visiting NYC.
Broadway University's Final Exam for 2005
By Peter Filichia · May 23, 2005
The use of Yiddish in musical theater songs is the subject of the latest exam from Professor Filchia.
2005 Drama Desk Awards Presented
By Matthew Murray · May 22, 2005
Brían F. O'Byrne and Cherry Jones in Doubt(Photo © Joan Marcus) The 50th annual Drama Desk Awards ceremony, hosted by Harvey Fierstein, was held on
Butz and d'Amboise to Receive TDF/Astaire Awards
By Adam Klasfeld · May 20, 2005
The winners of the 2005 TDF/Astaire Awards, presented annually for the "Best Dance on Broadway," have been named by the TDF/Astaire Awards committee and announced by the awards ...
Rachel York Joins Cast of Paper Mill's Ragtime
By Dan Bacalzo · May 20, 2005
Rachel York (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) It has just been announced that Rachel York has joined the cast of the upcoming production of Ragtime at the Paper
Mostly Forgettable
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 20, 2005
Dianne Wiest almost saves Memory House. Plus: An Israeli author-actor knocks on wood, and B.J. Ward pays tribute to lyricist Marshall Barer.