Theater News

Tim Robbins to Join Cast of Embedded
By Matthew Murray · Apr 23, 2004
Tim Robbins It has just been announced that the Academy Award-winning actor Tim Robbins will join the cast of Embedded, a play that he wrote and directed and ...
Harvey Fierstein to Host Drama Desk Awards Ceremony
By Matthew Murray · Apr 22, 2004
Harvey Fierstein It has just been announced that Harvey Fierstein, the Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning star of Hairspray, will host the 49th Annual Drama ...
Loose Lips
By Brian Scott Lipton · Apr 22, 2004
BSL toasts the stars at the Lucille Lortel Awards cocktail reception, chats up Amy Brenneman, and listens attentively as bare star Kaitlin Hopkins bares it all.
Actors' Fund Benefit Concert of Bounce Postponed
By Matthew Murray · Apr 21, 2004
Richard Kind in Bounce(Photo © Liz Lauren) The Actors' Fund benefit concert of the new Stephen Sondheim-John Weidman musical Bounce, which had been
Easter Parade
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 21, 2004
The 2004 Easter Bonnet Competition raises more than $3.4 million for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Gypsy to Close on May 30
By Matthew Murray · Apr 21, 2004
Bernadette Peters in Gypsy(Photo © Joan Marcus) The Broadway revival of Gypsy starring Bernadette Peters, John Dossett, and Tammy Blanchard will cl
Sixteen Wounded to Close After 12 Performances
By Matthew Murray · Apr 21, 2004
Judd Hirsch in Sixteen Wounded(Photo © Joan Marcus) It has just been officially announced that the Broadway production of Eliam Kraiem's play Sixteen W...
Dinner for Six
By Peter Filichia · Apr 20, 2004
Filichia samples Chef's Theater and breaks bread with some theater notables.
Food for Thought, or Just Food?
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Apr 20, 2004
Barbara and Scott investigate Sixteen Wounded at the Walter Kerr and Chef's Theater at The Supper Club.
Drama League Award Nominees Announced
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 20, 2004
The Drama League has announced the nominees for its 70th annual awards, which will be presented at a luncheon ceremony on Friday, May 14 at the Grand Hyatt hotel (42nd Street and ...