Theater News

Conventional Wisdom
The Cabaret Convention pays tribute to Barbara Carroll. Also: Sock Puppet Showgirls has its moments.
False Notes
You really can't judge a musical by the notes for its cast album.
Susan Watson Will Star in No, No, Nanette in California
Susan Watson Tony Award nominee Susan Watson will appear in a special concert staging of No, No, Nanette on November 14 and 21 in Glendale and Long Beach ...
Arthur, Chalfant, Lithgow, Nixon, Seldes, et al. to Appear at Symphony Space
Bea Arthur (Photo © Joan Marcus) A special benefit performance of Bea Arthur: Back on Broadway and a 12-hour reading marathon featuring a host of Broadwa
Purple People
Broadway veterans and newcomers collaborate in bringing to life a musical based on Alice Walker's novel The Color Purple.
Burton, Edelman, O'Malley, Mann, and Tunie Headline All About Eve Benefit
Kate Burton (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Kate Burton, Gregg Edelman, Kerry O'Malley, Terrence Mann, and Tamara Tunie will star in a reading of the 1951 radio play
Clayburgh, Durang, Jenkins, Thomas, Torn, et al. to Appear at Makor in November
Christopher Durang (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Jill Clayburgh, Christopher Durang, Capathia Jenkins, Richard Thomas, and Angelica Torn are among the artists w
DeLaria, Foster, Hoffman, Pasquale, Porter, et al. to Play Joe's Pub
Sutton Foster (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Sutton Foster will perform a new cabaret show titled June in January at Joe's Pub on Sunday, January 16 at 7:30pm
Davis, Dutton, Uggams, et al. to Honor August Wilson on October 23
(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Mary Alice, Anthony Chisholm, Viola Davis, Charles S. Dutton, and Leslie Uggams will be among the celebriti
Wicked Offers Saturday Morning Behind-the-Scenes Tours
Shoshana Bean in Wicked (Photo © Joan Marcus) Behind the Emerald Curtain, an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Tony Award-winning musical