Theater News

Tony Committee Creates New Category, Determines Eligibility for Five Shows
The Tony Awards Administration Committee has created a new category to be awarded this season: Best Performance by an Actor or Actress Recreating a Role. According to the committee:...
Scott Bakula to Star in Ford's Theatre Shenandoah
Scott Bakula Scott Bakula will star as family patriarch Charlie Anderson in the Ford's Theatre production of the Tony Award-winning musical Shenandoah. Jeff ...
Jackson, Lucci, Menzel, Peters, Rashad, et al. Join Broadway Katrina Benefit
Phylicia Rashad (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Ricky Ian Gordon, Adam Guettel, Cheyenne Jackson, Judy Kuhn, Susan Lucci, Idina Menzel, Phyllis Newman, Elizabeth
Brown, Cumming, Dench, Jones, Minnelli, et al. Part of 2005 Hamptons Film Festival
Alan Cumming (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) A restored version of Liza Minnelli's Emmy-winning TV special Liza With A "Z", and films starring Tony Award winne
Ramirez, Tunie, White Set for Amas Damn Yankees Benefit
Sara Ramirez (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Tony Award winner Sara Ramirez and Tamara Tunie will both play Lola for the Amas Musical Theatre's upcoming Blast from
Robert Cuccioli to Play Brutus in Julius Caesar
Robert Cuccioli (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Robert Cuccioli will play Brutus in the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's production of Julius Caesar, Oc
Howard, Rubinstein, York, et al. Join Casablanca Reading
John Rubinstein Thora Birch, Henry Gibson, Ken Howard, Tom McGowan, John Rubinstein, and Michael York have joined The Actors' Fund of America's all-star reading of ...
Broadway on Broadway 2005
At this year's edition of the annual concert, Michael Portantiere speaks with Christina Applegate, Ashley Brown, Frenchie Davis, Raúl Esparza, Cheyenne Jackson, LaChanze, and other stars.
Musicals Tonight! Adds Herbert and Kern Shows to 2005-2006 Season
Victor Herbert's little-known musical Mademoiselle Modiste and the 1918 Jerome Kern show Oh Lady! Lady!! have been added to the 2005-2006 season of ...
Baldwin, Lenox, Luker, Pawk, et al. Set for Broadway Babies
Kate Baldwin and Rebecca Luker (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Kate Baldwin, Judy Blazer, Jenn Collela, Catherine Cox, Adriane Lenox, Rebecca Luker, Jessica Molas