Theater News

2006-2007 Tony Awards Nominating Committee Announced
Joanna Gleason (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Actress Joanna Gleason, playwright David Henry Hwang, and Tom Viola, president of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, ar
Helena Bonham Carter to Star in Sweeney Todd Film
Helena Bonham Carter Helena Bonham Carter will play Mrs. Lovett in Tim Burton' s film version of Sweeney Todd opposite Johnny Depp, according to Variety...
Witchy Woman
Former Saturday Night Live star Ana Gasteyer flies into Wicked as the new Elphaba.
Full Cast, Creative Team Set for Paper Mill's A Wonderful Life
Nick Wyman (© Michael Portantiere) Jeff Brooks, Catherine Brunnell, James Clow, John Jellison, and Nick Wyman will star in the Paper Mill Playhouse production o
Donny Osmond Extends Beauty and the Beast Stay Until December 24.
Donny Osmond (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Donny Osmond has extended his stay as Gaston in Disney's long-running musica; Beauty and the Beast until Sunday, D
Mary Faber Joins David Cale in Floyd and Clea Under the Western Sky
Mary Faber Mary Faber will join co-author David Cale in the Playwrights Horizons production of the musical Floyd and Clea Under the Western Sky, November 10-...
Opening Statements
Laura Linney, Sigourney Weaver, Marisa Tomei, Tom Everett Scott, Alexander Gemignani, and Cheyenne Jackson are among the stars who came out for the openings of My Name is Rachel Corrie, Losing Louie, and The Cartells.
Keir Dullea and Mia Dillon to Star in Off-Broadway's Strings
Keir Dullea Keir Dullea and Mia Dillon will star in Carole Buggé's new play Strings, December 13-January 6, at the 78th Street Theatre Lab. The play, wh
David, Kiki & Herb, Kudisch, Lynch, White, et al. Set for Joe's Pub
Broadway stars Keith David, Kiki & Herb, Marc Kudisch, Stephen Lynch, and Lillias White are among those who will appear at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) in the c
Harvey Fierstein and Lainie Kazan Join Rags Concert
Harvey Fierstein (© Michael Portantiere) Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein will play Avram and legendary star Lainie Kazan will play Rachel in the World AIDS D