Theater News

Oscar-Winning Director Delbert Mann Dies at 87
Director Delbert Mann, who won the Academy Award for the 1955 film Marty, died of pneumonia at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 11. He was 87. ...
Guthrie to Debut Little House on the Prairie Musical in 2008
Francesca Zambello The Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis will present the world premiere of the musical Little House on the Prairie, based on the books by Laura ...
Pasadena Playhouse Announces 2008 Season
Judith Ivey The Pasadena Playhouse has announced the first five offerings of its 2008 season. A sixth show will be announced at a later date. The season will ...
Jordan Harrison Wins Kesselring Fellowship; Eno, Groff, Gardley Honored
Jordan Harrison The National Arts Club has announced that playwright Jordan Harrison will receive the Kesselring Fellowship, and playwrights Will Eno, Rinne Groff ...
Bening, Felder, Kaye, Lewis, et al. Win L.A. Ovation Awards
Judy Kaye in Souvenir (© Carol Rosegg) It was neither Paris nor springtime, but it must have felt that way to the producers and creative artists behind w
Size King
Tarell Alvin McCraney is a sensation on both sides of the Atlantic thanks to The Brothers Size.
Public Theater to Present Native Theater Festival
Darrell Dennis The Public Theater will present the Native Theater Festival, dedicated to presenting works by Native artists, which will run December 5-9. ...
Fellner, Pisoni, Pulliam, et al. Set for Irish Rep's The Devil's Disciple
Jenny Fellner Full cast and creative team have been announced for the Irish Repertory Theatre's production of George Bernard Shaw's The Devil's Disciple, to ...
Davis, Hoffman, Nottage, et al. Set for LAByrinth Reading Festivals
Philip Seymour Hoffman (© Joseph Marzullo/WENN) The LAByrinth Theater Company has announced the selections for its two upcoming free developmental festivals of
Sarah Ruhl to Give Free Lecture at Brown University
Sarah Ruhl MacArthur-winning playwright Sarah Ruhl will hold an open discussion of her work at 5:30pm on Thursday, November 15 in the Leeds Theatre of Brown ...