Theater News

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
Stars Over Broadway
By David Finkle · Jan 13, 2004
How much does star casting help a show? And what are the tradeoffs? David Finkle ruminates.
Sondheim and Cook Discuss Musical Theater in New York Times-Sponsored Event
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 12, 2004
[l-r] Stephen Holden, Barbara Cook, and Stephen Sondheimat the CUNY Graduate Center(Photo © Michael Portantiere) On Saturday, January 10,
O'Neill Playwrights Conference Accepting Open Submissions of Scripts
By Matthew Murray · Jan 12, 2004
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut has announced that the O'Neill Playwrights Conference will be accepting open submissions of full scripts from January 12 ...
Ring Them Bells
By Peter Filichia · Jan 12, 2004
Filichia ponders the appropriateness of various musical theater ringtones designed for cell phones.
Casting Announced for The Broadway Musicals of 1926
By Matthew Murray · Jan 9, 2004
Marc Kudisch inThe Broadway Musicals of 1960(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The fourth season of the "Broadway by the Year" series will kick off on Monday,
92nd Street Y to Present A Tribute to Thornton Wilder
By Matthew Murray · Jan 9, 2004
Thornton Wilder The 92nd Street Y will present A Tribute to Thornton Wilder on Monday, January 26 at 8pm. This program in honor of the Pulitzer Prize-winning ...