Theater News

Day, Pullman, and Roberts to Star in Second Stage's Peter and Jerry; Remainder of Season Announced
Bill Pullman Johanna Day, Bill Pullman, and Dallas Roberts will star in Edward Albee's Peter and Jerry (October 19-December 9), the first production in Second ...
Howarth, Stritch to Close Stories Left to Tell on June 26
Elaine Stritch (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Daytime Emmy Award winner Roger Howarth will play the role of "Journals" in Spalding Gray: Stories Left to Tell
Lois Smith to Star in 100 Saints You Should Know
Lois Smith (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Award-winning actress Lois Smith will star in Playwrights Horizons' world premiere production of Kate Fodor's 100 Saint
David, Enos, Lysy, Nelson, Robins, et al. Set for Public's Midsummer
Laila Robins (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Principal casting has been announced for The Public Theater's production of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's
Broadway Bares XVII: Myth-Behavior raises big bucks for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Talk Radio to Close on June 24
Liev Schreiber in Talk Radio (© Joan Marcus) The limited engagement of the Broadway revival of Eric Bogosian's Talk Radio at the Longacre Theater
Hunt, McGinnis, Zien, et al. to Join Broadway's Les Misérables
Chip Zien (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Broadway revival of Les Misérables is undergoing some major casting changes in the coming weeks. Ben Dav
Kudisch, Murney, Noll, Ziemba, et al. Set for Summer Broadway Festival
Karen Ziemba (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Nancy Anderson, Joyce Chittick, Mark Jacoby, Marc Kudisch, Nancy Lemenager, Sarah Jane McMahon, Julia Murney, Christiane
Tony Award Winner Thommie Walsh Dies at 57
Thommie Walsh Thommie Walsh, who originated the role of Bobby in A Chorus Line and later won two Tony Awards for Best Choreography, died on June 16 after a ...
Dame Edna Creator Barry Humphries Named CBE by Queen
Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Actor Barry Humphries, best known to millions of theatergoers as Dame Edna Everage, was named a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) as ...