Theater News

Big Improvements
By Peter Filichia · Aug 25, 2003
Filichia compares and contrasts three different versions of the Maltby-Shire musical Big.
2002-2003 Best Plays Choices for 2002-2003 Announced
By Matthew Murray · Aug 22, 2003
The 10 plays that have been selected for the 2002-2003 Best Plays yearbook have been announced. As is traditional, each of the plays will be celebrated with an essay in the ...
An Officer, A Lady, and an Oklahomosexual
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Aug 22, 2003
The Siegels take in Phillip Officer at the King Kong Room, Ludmilla Ilieva at Dillon's, and Brad Loekle at Don't Tell Mama.
New Kander and Ebb Musical Won't Visit the Public
By Matthew Murray · Aug 22, 2003
Chita Rivera(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) It has just been confirmed that the Public Theater's scheduled New York premiere production of The Visit, the new mu
Where Was I When the Lights Went Out?
By Peter Filichia · Aug 22, 2003
In "light" of recent events, Filichia recounts his experiences during the last two major blackouts.
Arthur Miller and Mel Gussow to Converse at the "Y"
By Matthew Murray · Aug 21, 2003
Arthur Miller Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Arthur Miller (Death of a Salesman, All My Sons, The Crucible) and New York Times ...
BC/EFA Flea Market and Grand Auction Scheduled
By Matthew Murray · Aug 21, 2003
Last year’s BC/EFA flea market and auction(Photo © Kenneth Blauvelt) The 17th annual Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction, which raises money for Broadwa
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Amanda Green, Peter Palmer, Bernadette Peters, the stars of Avenue Q, and others are caught by TheaterMania's cameras.
Gypsy in Her Soul
By Matthew Murray · Aug 20, 2003
Matthew Murray reviews Broadway Angel's brand-new cast recording of the 2003 revival of Gypsy, starring Bernadette Peters.
More "Tuesdays at 7" on Broadway This Fall
By Matthew Murray · Aug 20, 2003
"Tuesdays at 7," a program that was implemented last season in deference to commuters and family members who may be put off by the standard 8pm start time for Broadway shows, will ...