Theater News

A Damned Exasperating Woman
By Michael Portantiere · Sep 8, 2003
How does the movie version of Hello, Dolly! hold up on DVD? An assessment of Barbra Streisand's most unlikely film.
Will the Kids Pan Peter?
By Peter Filichia · Sep 7, 2003
As the curtain rises on a new production of Peter Pan, Filichia wonders if the play can be enjoyed by today's youth.
Photo/Video File
From Rosie O'Donnell and Boy George hawking Taboo to young hopefuls in search of Fame, we've got the shots -- and the footage.
ATW Announces Big River Seminar
By Matthew Murray · Sep 5, 2003
Tyrone Giordano, Daniel Jenkins, and the companyof Big River(Photo © Joan Marcus) The American Theatre Wing's next "Working in the Theatre" seminar will b
Ready or Not, Here Comes Assassins
By Peter Filichia · Sep 4, 2003
Filichia wonders whether or not Broadway is finally ready for Sondheim and Weidman's controversial Assassins.
Raw Talent
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 4, 2003
Mychelle Colleary breaks out in a new show at The Duplex; the Siegels are there to take note, and to take notes.
Composer/Pianist William Roy Dies at 75
William Roy, a pianist, songwriter, and conductor who wrote the score for the 1953 Broadway musical Maggie, has died at age 75 in Florida, where he had been living for some ...
Len Cariou to Headline Follies Concert in Boston
By Matthew Murray · Sep 3, 2003
Len Cariou Broadway veteran Len Cariou will star in concert performances with full orchestra of the Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical Follies to be ...
Bernadette Peters Scheduled for Vacation From Gypsy
By Matthew Murray · Sep 3, 2003
Bernadette Peters in Gypsy(Photo © Joan Marcus) It has just been announced that Bernadette Peters will be taking a one-week vacation from her Tony Award-n
Patinkin Does It His Way
By Peter Filichia · Sep 3, 2003
Filichia finds that, for better or for worse, Mandy Patinkin always does things his own special way.