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Curtains' Noah Racey takes a new direction for the Summer Broadway Festival at Town Hall; Kirsten Childs funks up some fairy tales; and Hairspray's Paul C. Vogt finds it's no drag playing Edna Turnblad.
Bean, Harris, O'Hare, et al. Set for Broadway Stands Up for Freedom!
Harriet Harris (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway Stands Up for Freedom!, a benefit concert for the youth programs of the New York Civil Liberties Union,
Ed Mirvish, Toronto Theater Impresario, Dies at 92
Ed Mirvish Ed Mirvish, a producer with an exuberant personality who redefined the theatrical landscape in Toronto and restored London's Old Vic, died July 11 at the ...
Ashley, Fuller, McRaney, et al. Set for Foote's Dividing the Estate
Elizabeth Ashley (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Elizabeth Ashley, Hallie Foote, Arthur French, Penny Fuller, and Gerald McRaney will star in the Primary Stages produ
Fantasia to Stay in Broadway's Color Purple Through January 6
Fantasia Barrino in The Color Purple (© Paul Kolnik) Fantasia Barrino will continue to play Celie in the hit musical The Color Purple through Jan
Full Cast Set For Paper Mill Happy Days
Felicia Finley (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Felicia Finley (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Full casting has been announced for Paper Mill Playhouse
Angelica Torn to Return in Edge
Angelica Torn in Edge Angelica Torn will reprise her acclaimed performance as poet Sylvia Plath in Paul Alexander's solo play Edge, September 4-October ...
Brian McKnight to Join Broadway's Chicago on October 8
Brian McKnight R&B singer Brian McKnight will take over the role of Billy Flynn in the Broadway musical Chicago, October 8-November 18. He will first play the
Butler, Denman, Powers, Tucker, et al. Set for Reprise's On Your Toes
Jeffry Denman Dan Butler, Jeffry Denman, Stefanie Powers, and Yvette Tucker will headline the Reprise! Broadway Best production of On Your Toes, to play ...
Full Cast, Creative Team Set for BTF's Morning's at Seven
Anita Gillette (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Full cast and creative team have been announced for the Berkshire Theatre Festival's production of Paul Osborn's Mo