Theater News

Is That Funny, or What?
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Apr 2, 2004
Barbara & Scott quarrel over Silent Laughter but agree wholeheartedly on Maria Friedman at the Café Carlyle.
Encompass New Opera Theatre to Celebrate Sheldon Harnick's 80th Birthday
By Matthew Murray · Apr 2, 2004
Sheldon Harnick On May 2, Encompass New Opera Theatre will host a gala celebration in honor of the acclaimed Broadway lyricist Sheldon Harnick on the occasion of his ...
Michele Pawk to Offer Musical Theater Master Class
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 2, 2004
Michele Pawk(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Michele Pawk, the highly respected actress and singer who won a Tony Award for her role in Hollywood Arms, will
Broadway Bares Goes to the Movies on Sunday, June 20
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 2, 2004
This year's edition of the wildly popular Broadway Bares series, titled Broadway Bares 14: Now Showing, is scheduled for Sunday, June 20, with shows ...
The King of New Broadway
By Peter Filichia · Apr 2, 2004
Who do Filichia's readers want to crown as the King of Musical Theater?
Documentary About Sam Shepard's The Late Henry Moss to Premiere at Film Forum
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 1, 2004
Film Forum will present the U.S. theatrical premiere of This So-Called Disaster, a new documentary by Michael Almereyda (Hamlet, Nadja) that ...
All Wrong: Chenoweth, Menzel et al. Miscast by MCC
By Seth Christenfeld · Apr 1, 2004
Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) MCC Theater has announced the performers who will appear in its 2004 spring benefit, Miscast,
Loose Lips
By Brian Scott Lipton · Apr 1, 2004
Our man Lipton chats with Karens from "A" to "Z" -- Akers to Ziemba, that is -- and tells us to look for a Broadway transfer of Frozen.
Plays and Playwrights 2004
By Charles Wright · Mar 31, 2004
Martin Denton continues to anthologize Off-Off-Broadway plays, much to the delight of Charles Wright.
The Name Game
By Peter Filichia · Mar 30, 2004
Filichia celebrates musical theater songs that incorporate proper names from Socrates to Dietrich.