Theater News

Sara Ramirez and Keith David to Star in Reading of Desire Under The Elms
Sara Ramirez (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Sara Ramirez and Keith David will star in a reading of Eugene O'Neill's Desire Under the Elms on Monday, July 11 a
Rising Stars
It's hot, sexy, man-on-shark action for Michael Arden and Logan Marshall-Green in Swimming in the Shallows.
Steel Magnolias Wilt: Closing Set for July 31
Lily Rabe, Christine Ebersole, and Frances Sternhagen in Steel Magnolias (Photo © Joan Marcus) The Broadway production of Steel Magnolias, Robert
Clifton Oliver Cast in Miracle Brothers
Clifton Oliver, who is currently appearing on Broadway in the ensemble of Wicked, has been cast as one of the two title characters in Kirsten Childs' new musical Miracle Br
Screenwriter-Producer Ernest Lehman Dies at 89
Ernest Lehman Ernest Lehman, the screenwriter of The King and I, West Side Story, The Sound of Music, Who's Aftraid of Virginia Woolf, ...
Joy Will Open at Actor's Playhouse on July 31
Promo art for Joy John Fisher's Joy, a comedy with music that had a critically acclaimed Off-Off-Broadway run earlier this year, will begin a ...
Works by Wasserstein, Nelson, LaChiusa, and Greenberg Set For 2005-2006 Mitzi Newhouse Season
Richard Greenberg New works by Wendy Wasserstein, Michael John LaChiusa, Richard Nelson, and Richard Greenberg will make up the 2005-2006 season at Lincoln Center's ...
The Color Purple to Land on Broadway in October
The musical The Color Purple, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1983 novel by Alice Walker and the 1985 Steven Spielberg film version, will begin performances at the ...
Fraser Replaces Kalember in McNally's Dedication
Alison Fraser Alison Fraser has replaced Patricia Kalember in the Primary Stages production of Terrence McNally's Dedication, or the Stuff of Dreams, which is ...
Playwright Christopher Fry Dies at 97
Christopher Fry Christopher Fry, the British playwright who was most famous for penning The Lady's Not for Burning, died on July 1 in Chichester, England at ...