Theater News

Julie Wilson to Inaugurate The Hideaway Room on April 2
By Matthew Murray · Mar 24, 2004
Julie Wilson(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Cabaret legend Julie Wilson will open Manhattan's newest cabaret venue, The Hideaway Room @ Helen's (169 Eighth Avenue
Benvenuto, Cellini!
By Marc Miller · Mar 24, 2004
It's grand to have Kurt Weill's The Firebrand of Florence complete on CD, but the casting is haphazard and the work itself quite strange.
Gun Song
By Michael Portantiere · Mar 24, 2004
Neil Patrick Harris draws a bead on his dual roles in Assassins.
Attend the Tale
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Mar 24, 2004
The Siegels scrutizine Sweeney Todd at City Opera, A Midsummer Night's Dream at BAM, and Melissa Errico at The Oak Room.
A Flahooley Affair
By Peter Filichia · Mar 23, 2004
Filichia describes his 14-year search for one of the most elusive of all cast recordings.
Controversial Acting Teacher Eric Morris to Visit NYC
By Dan Bacalzo · Mar 23, 2004
Eric Morris On Friday, April 30 at 5pm, acting teacher Eric Morris will give a free lecture followed by a book signing at The Drama Book Shop (250 West 40th Street). ...
Kaufman Center to Celebrate Finn, Strouse, and New Musicals at Merkin Hall
By Seth Christenfeld · Mar 23, 2004
The Kaufman Center will continue its "Broadway Close Up" series at Merkin Concert Hall on Monday, March 29 with More Infinite Joy: The Music of William Finn. ...
A Closer Look at...Philadelphia
By Cooper Robb · Mar 22, 2004
J. Cooper Robb examines the history of Philly's theater community and comments on current productions.
Dodgers Prepare New Theater Complex for Fall Opening
By Seth Christenfeld · Mar 22, 2004
The 50th Street entrance to the defunct Worldwide Cinemas,currently being transformed into the Dodger Stages complex(Photo © Michael Portantiere)
Who's in Charge Here?
By Peter Filichia · Mar 21, 2004
Who's the reigning King of Musical Theater? Filichia's answer may surprise you.