Theater News

You've Got to Come Back a Star: 42nd Street to Hold Open Auditions for Female Tappers
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 16, 2004
42nd Street The producers of the current Broadway revival of 42nd Street will hold open auditions for female tap dancers who sing on Friday, February 6 ...
Music of the Nightlife
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jan 16, 2004
Scott & Barbara report on exactly what was happening behind the scenes at the 2004 Nightlife Awards
Hello Again
By Peter Filichia · Jan 16, 2004
People have been singing Hello, Dolly! for decades, but here are some lyrics that didn't make it into the show.
Caroline, or Change Set for Move to Broadway
By Matthew Murray · Jan 15, 2004
Tonya Pinkins and Harrison Chadin Caroline, or Change(Photo © Michal Daniel) It has just been announced that the Public Theater production of Caroline...
NYTE Publishes Plays and Playwrights 2004
By Seth Christenfeld · Jan 15, 2004
The New York Theatre Experience, Inc., has announced the publication of Plays and Playwrights 2004, the fifth volume in NYTE's annual series of anthologies of Off-Off-...
Uta Hagen, Legendary Actress and Teacher, Dies at 84
Uta Hagen Broadway veteran Uta Hagen, whose credits span more than 60 years and include some of the most influential productions of the 20th century, died yesterday ...
They Love the Nightlife
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 14, 2004
TheaterMania's cameras are there for the 2004 Nightlife Awards -- right in the front row at The Town Hall!
He's Flying Again
By Peter Filichia · Jan 13, 2004
How well does J.M. Barrie's classic Peter Pan hold up in its new film version? Filichia takes a look.
Not Safe in the City: Taboo Will Close on February 8
By Matthew Murray · Jan 13, 2004
Euan Morton in Taboo(Photo © Joan Marcus) The Broadway production of Taboo will be closing on Sunday, February 8, according to a production represe
Gussow to Interview McNally at Barnes and Noble
By Seth Christenfeld · Jan 13, 2004
Terrence McNally(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally will be interviewed by Mel Gussow of The New York Times a