Special Reports

Firsthand: Ted Shen, Author of A Second Chance at The Public Theater
By Ted Shen · Mar 18, 2014

Advice from Stephen Sondheim is what provided Shen with the groundwork for his new musical.

Going Solo Off-Broadway
By David Gordon · Mar 14, 2014

Peter Michael Marino, Alexandra Silber, and John Douglas Thompson fill us in on what it's like to star in a one-person show.

TEDx Broadway Roundup: Is the Broadway of Rodgers & Hammerstein Preparing for a System Upgrade?
By Hayley Levitt · Feb 25, 2014

Theater's technological future was the hot topic at the 3rd annual TEDx Broadway conference.

Remembering James Dean: From Method Actor to Screen Idol
By Ellis Nassour · Feb 20, 2014

TheaterMania looks back at a great actor's "exceptional imagination" and the New York mecca where he honed it: the Actor's Studio.

The 10 Greatest Broadway Couples of All Time
By Zachary Stewart · Feb 13, 2014

Past and present, these are the pairings that have left the biggest mark on the Great White Way.

Witness Uganda: Transforming African Aid Work Into A.R.T.
By Hayley Levitt · Feb 6, 2014

Tony-winning director Diane Paulus and writing duo Griffin Matthews and Matt Gould on the divine intervention that brought them all to the world premiere musical.

"Bob Fosse, Little Me, and Me"
By Kevin Winkler · Feb 3, 2014

How the great Bob Fosse revisited one of his Tony-winning musicals and I got to come along.

Real Estate Drama: The Trials and Tribulations of Building New Theaters in New York City
By Zachary Stewart · Jan 24, 2014

Catherine Russell and Jonathan Solari both want to build new theaters in the Big Apple, but they have very different ideas about how to do it.

Happy Birthday, Janis Joplin!
By Editorial Staff · Jan 19, 2014

TheaterMania commemorates the birthday of the iconic musician by looking at Broadway's A Night With Janis Joplin.