Theater News

Opening Moves
Hugh Dancy, Chloe Sevigny, and Frances Sternhagen join Claire Danes and Jefferson Mays for the opening of Pygmalion, while Julie Halston, Kate Mulgrew, Jake Silbermann and Karen Ziemba celebrate the opening of Charles Busch's Die Mommie Die!
Pauline Collins to Co-Star in Old Vic's Cinderella
Pauline Collins Pauline Collins, who starred in the title role of the West End, Broadway and film versions of the hit play Shirley Valentine, will star as the ...
Ebersole, Lang, O'Hara, Voigt, Young, et al. Set for American Songbook
John Lloyd Young (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Lincoln Center has announced the line-up for its popular American Songbook series, which will take place Janua
Angel, Bass, Murney, Rocca, et al. Set for Broadway Loves the '80s
Lance Bass (© Joseph Marzullo/WENN) Broadway Loves the '80s, Volume 2, a benefit concert for the Joey DiPaolo AIDS Foundation and Camp TLC, will take pla
Local One Authorizes Strike But Takes No Immediate Action
Local One of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has unanimously authorized its leaders to call a strike if necessary, which would darken most Broadway theaters....
Chris Pine to Lead Cast of Star Trek Film
Chris Pine Stage and screen star Chris Pine will play Captain James Kirk in director J.J. Abrams' new film version of Star Trek, which is scheduled to be ...
Wicked Cast to Appear at NYC's FAO Schwarz on October 23
Elphaba and Glinda dolls (©: Alexander Doll Company) Cast members from the hit Broadway show Wicked and designers from the Alexa
Sir Tom Stoppard to Be Honored at NYPL's Library Lions Benefit
Tom Stoppard (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Sir Tom Stoppard will be honored at the New York Public Library's annual Library Lions benefit, to be held at 7pm
Bogart, Campbell, Emick, Spanger, et al. to Join Schonfeld at Birdland
Jeremy Schonfeld Dave Barrus, Jessica Bogart, Christian Campbell, Julie Danao-Salkin, Natalie Dogulas, Jarrod Emick, Adam Jacobs, Karla Mosley, Paige Price, Joe ...
Broadway Actor Lonny Chapman Dies at 87
Lonny Chapman Lonny Chapman, who originated the role of Turk in the Broadway production of William Inge's Come Back Little Sheba, died on October 12 of heart ...