Theater News

Footlight Records Store to Close in July
Footlight Records, one of the country's foremost purveyors of theater-related recordings for more than 30 years, will close its store at 113 East 12th Street in New York City next ...
Altar Boyz to Hold Open Auditions for Detroit Engagement
The Off-Broadway cast of Altar Boyz The producers of Altar Boyz will hold open auditions in Chicago and Detroit this month to ...
Espinosa, Ripley, and Shields to Star in Helen of Troy Concert
Eden Espinosa(Photo © Peter Berberian) Brooklyn's Eden Espinosa will star with Alice Ripley, Cary Shields, and Bruce Vilanch in a concert presentation of
Musicals Tonight! Set for 2005-2006 Season
The 2005-2006 season of Musicals Tonight! will offer five shows, including Dietz & Schwartz's The Gay Life and the 1929 Gershwin musical Show Girl. Performances will ta
As Good As It Gets
Malcolm Gets prepares to show off his many talents at Birdland and gets his Irish up for another shot at Finian's Rainbow.
In a Red State
On the red carpet at the Tony Awards, Filichia has some trouble with the names of the celebrities' dress designers -- not to mention the name of a certain nominee's wife.
Anne Bancroft Dies of Cancer at 73
Anne Bancroft Actress Anne Bancroft, a two-time Tony Award winner for Best Actress in a Play and the wife of Mel Brooks, the creator of The Producers, died of ...
La Cage aux Folles to Close on June 26
La Cage aux Folles(Photo © Carol Rosegg) It has just been announced that La Cage aux Folles, the 2005 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, will
May Be, May Be Not
Elaine May raises but then dashes hopes with After the Night and the Music, Jack Jones hits all the right notes at the Algonquin, and the Tony Awards show disappoints.
Josh Lucas Leaves The Glass Menagerie
Josh Lucas(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Actor Josh Lucas left the cast of the current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, in which h