Theater News

Rock in Their Heads
The Sh-K-Boom company is based largely on the premise that inside many a musical theater performer, there's a rock star screaming -- ...
The Worst Titles for Musicals
By Peter Filichia · Aug 3, 2003 · New York City
Stephen Bienskie and Nicole Ruth Snelson in Slut(Photo © Aaron Mason) I'm so embarrassed. A musical called Slut is using a
All Over the Map
By Dan Bacalzo · Aug 1, 2003 · New York City
Greta Rothman of Those Seven Little Words "Ever since my prom, every guy that I've dated or wanted to date has been gay," says Greta Rothman. Now the ...
2003 Starving Artists Ball Scheduled for August 21
By Matthew Murray · Aug 1, 2003 · New York City
Studio 42 and TheaterMania will host the 2003 Starving Artists Ball, celebrating the emerging artists of the downtown theater scene, on Thursday, August 21. In ...
Music Man Luther Henderson Dies at 84
By Matthew Murray · Aug 1, 2003 · New York City
Luther Henderson Luther Henderson, a highly respected Broadway musical director, dance arranger, and orchestrator, died on July 29 after a long battle with cancer. ...
Mason Building Towards New Show
Karen Mason For the past 16 years in a row, singer-actress Karen Mason has traveled up to Stockbridge, Massachusetts to perform at the DeSisto School, a unique ...
Herbal Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
By Peter Filichia · Jul 31, 2003 · New York City
Elisabeth Shue smokes a cigarette in last season’s Burn This(Photo © Rahav Segev) New York City's Clear Indoor Air Act stipu
Abingdon Theatre Company Announces New Productions
By Matthew Murray · Jul 31, 2003 · New York City
The Abingdon Theatre Company has announced four of the five shows that will comprise its 2003-2004 season. Two plays will be offered on the company's mainstage. John Petrick's Be
"Broadway on Broadway" Concert Set for September 7
By Matthew Murray · Jul 31, 2003 · New York City
Broadway on Broadway 2002 Preliminary information regarding the 12th annual "Broadway on Broadway" concert -- the kick-off event of the new theater season, in which ...
Stoppard's Indian Ink to Receive New York Premiere
By Matthew Murray · Jul 30, 2003 · New York City
Tom Stoppard The Off-Off-Broadway theater company AlterEgo Productions will present the New York premiere of Top Stoppard's Indian Ink at Walkerspace, located ...