Theater News

Color Purple, Drowsy Chaperone Recoup Investments
Beth Leavel inThe Drowsy Chaperone (© Joan Marcus) The Broadway musicals The Color Purple and The Drowsy Chaperone announced this week that
Foster, Lang, Myers, Pierce, Taylor, et al. to Guest Star in an oak tree
David Hyde Pierce (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Kathleen Chalfant, Mark Conseulos, Alix Elias, Hunter Foster, Stephen Lang, Mike Myers, David Hyde Pierce, David Ras
Loose Lips
Mamma Mia! star Carolee Carmello temporarily trades her Grecian duds for Rags, and Keir Dullea gets ready to be a Strings player. Plus: Lauren Bacall talks back, Goldie Hawn makes a Short stop, and Kiki & Herb celebrate the holidays!
49th Annual Grammy Award Nominations Announced
Nominations for the 49th annual Grammy Awards were announced this morning. The awards will be given out on Sunday, February 11 in Los Angeles and broadcast live on ...
The Year of Magical Thinking Sets Broadway Dates
Vanessa Redgrave (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Year of Magical Thinking, a one-woman play by Joan Didion based on her autobiographical book of the same t
Nicholas Martin Extends Huntington Theatre Contract Through 2008
Nicholas Martin Huntington Theatre Company artistic director Nicholas Martin has extended his contract through the end of the 2007-2008 season. After the expiration ...
A.R.T/New York Awards $67,500 in Design Grants to NYC Theaters
David Korins The Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York has awarded nine theaters a total of $67,500 in cash grants on behalf of the Edith Luytens and Norman Bel ...
The Coast of Utopia Extends Through May 13
Billy Crudup and Ethan Hawke in The Coast of Utopia Part I: Voyage (© Paul Kolnik) Lincoln Center Theater's production of Tom Stoppard's three-part epic
Campbell, Cunningham, Peil, Regan Set for Long Wharf's The Cocktail Hour
A.R. Gurney Rob Campbell, John Cunningham, Mary Beth Peil, and Molly Regan will star in a new production of A.R. Gurney's autobiographically-inspired comedy The Co
Hudson, Mirren, Wallach, et al. Win National Board of Review Awards
Eli Wallach(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Jennifer Hudson, Helen Mirren, and Eli Wallach are among the winners of the 2006 National Board of Review Awards, honoring t