Theater News

Bell, Clark, Foster, Mitchell, Jersey Boys, Phantom, et al. Set for OCPAC's 2007-2008 Season
Victoria Clark (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa has announced its 2007-2008 season. OCPAC's theatrical offering
Roscoe Lee Browne Dies at 81
Roscoe Lee Browne Actor Roscoe Lee Browne, who appeared on the New York stage for nearly 40 years, died on April 11 in Los Angeles after a long battle with cancer. ...
Kurt Vonnegut Dies at 84
Kurt Vonnegut Author Kurt Vonnegut, who received a Drama Desk Award for his play Happy Birthday, Wanda June, died on April 11 in Manhattan as a result of ...
Loose Lips
Melissa Manchester returns to the stage in Hats! Plus: Euan Morton juggles Katz and cabaret, while Andrea Marcovicci gets ready to make some new Memories.
On the Sheen
In Frost/Nixon, Michael Sheen once again tackles the role of a real-life figure with consummate skill.
Benanti, Burgess, d'Arcy James, Ripley Set for Songs for a New World
Laura Benanti (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway stars Laura Benanti, Tituss Burgess, Brian d'Arcy James, and Alice Ripley will star in the Signature Theatre's
TheatreWorks/USA to Present Free Summer Version of Seussical
Shorey Walker in Seussical (© Joan Marcus) TheatreWorks/USA will present a specially revised version of the Broadway musical Seussical as its free
Allen, Durang, Kurtz et al. to Honor Wendy Wassterstein at O'Neill Gala
Swoosie Kurtz (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Joan Allen, Christopher Durang, Peter Friedman, and Swoosie Kurtz will be among the performers on hand to honor the late
Full Cast Set for Naked Angels' Armed and Naked in America
Logan Marshall-Green (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Amir Arison, Ron Cephas Jones, Logan Marshall-Green, Reno, and Deborah Rush have been added to the roster of perf
Dreamgirls' Anika Noni Rose to Perform in NYFOS Benefit
Anika Noni Rose (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Anika Noni Rose, who played Lorell Robinson in the hit film Dreamgirls and won a Tony Award for Caroline, or