Theater News

Whatever Happened at Class?
Forget what the youth of today is listening to; what is the youth of today writing for tomorrow?
Cinderella Story
New York City Opera revives Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella just as the original TV version of the musical is about to make its home video debut.
Fierstein to Replace Molina as Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof
Harvey Fierstein(Photo © Michael Portantiere) It has been confirmed that Harvey Fierstein, who most recently appeared on Broadway in the hit musical Hairpsray...
Bruce Vilanch to Host 16th Annual Gypsy of the Year Competition
Bruce Vilanch in Hairspray(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Bruce Vilanch, currently starring as Edna Turnblad in the Broadway production of Hairspray, wil
MCC to Present Escape: 6 Ways To Get Away Benefit
John Guare MCC Theater will present a benefit event titled Escape: 6 Ways To Get Away on Monday, December 6 at Circle in the Square (1633 Broadway at West ...
TADA! Accepting Submissions for One-Act Play Contest
TADA! Youth Theater is currently accepting submissions for its annual one-act playwriting contest. Three winning playwrights will each receive a cash award and a staged reading as ...
A Gift That Will Keep On Giving
Filichia's thrilled by the new coffee-table book Broadway Musicals: The 101 Greatest Shows of All Time.
South Florida's Carbonell Award Winners Announced
The winners of the 2004 Carbonell Awards for excellence in South Florida theater were announced last night in a ceremony at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort ...
Howard Keel, Star of Stage, Film, and TV, Dies at 85
Howard Keel Howard Keel, the rich-voiced baritone who starred in a number of major musicals on screen, on Broadway, and in London, died yesterday of colon cancer in ...
Photo File
Celebs turn out in force as The Foreigner opens Off-Broadway.