Barack Obama

Theater People Should Love the Olympics: Here's Why
By Zachary Stewart · Feb 3, 2014 · Sochi

The Sochi Games will be the most dramatic (and expensive) theatrical event of the year. Can you really afford to miss out?

Want to Talk About Drone Warfare in a Downtown Theater? Come to Grounded on January 10
By Editorial Staff · Jan 6, 2014 · New York City

TheaterMania's Zachary Stewart will moderate a post-show discussion with playwright George Brandt and director Ken Rus Schmoll.

The Sunnys Will Come Out Tomorrow: Annie's Broadway White House Welcomes President Obama's New Puppy
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Merwin Foard) consults with Sunny on some impawtent paperwork.(© David Gordon) Earlier this month, President ...
Tony Kushner and Others to be Awarded 2012 National Medal of Arts by President Obama
By Bethany Rickwald · Jul 8, 2013 · Washington, DC
Tony Kushner(© Tristan Fuge) President Barack Obama will present the National Medal of Arts on July 10 in conjunction with the National Humanities Medals. The awards will be ...
Children Sing "Tomorrow" for President Obama in Hebrew, Arabic, and English at Israeli President Shimon Peres' House
By Zachary Stewart · Mar 21, 2013 · Jerusalem
President Obama visited Israeli President Shimon Peres at the Presidential Residence in Jerusalem on Wednesday. While he was there, he was treated to a surprise musical moment (really, is ...
Brian Stokes Mitchell, Audra McDonald, Marc Kudisch, Christine Ebersole Star in Election 2012: The Musical
TheaterMania's last editorial meeting went to pieces when the question "What Broadway stars would you cast in a musical adaptation of the 2012 Presidential election?" was posed. We immediately ...