Theater News

Lois Smith, Hallie Foote, Lili Taylor, and Sherie Rene Scott Announced For Signature Season
Lili Taylor (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Signature Theatre Company announced that Lois Smith and Hallie Foote will star in Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful
Jana Robbins to be Honored by Jewish National Fund
Jana Robbins The Jewish National Fund will present its annual Tree of Life Award to actress/producer Jana Robbins on Monday, September 26 at ...
Abingdon's War in Paramus Will Star Matthew Arkin
Matthew Arkin Matthew Arkin will star in War in Paramus, a new comedy written by his former stepmother, actress Barbara Dana. Directed by Austin Pendleton, ...
Frechette, Warren, Wright, et al. to Host Prom Songs Benefit
Peter Frechette and David Warren (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Prom Songs, the second annual benefit for The Harvey Milk High School and the Hetrick-Mart
Steppin' to the Bad Side
A new musical revue at The Triad sticks it to our commander-in-chief. Democrats rejoice!
Slumming With the Merm
Decca Broadway re-releases a very strange compilation of recordings made by the great Ethel Merman in 1950-51.
The Mother of Us All
The Siegels adore Lorinda Lisitza in Mother Courage, Ralph Fiennes in The Constant Gardener, and John Wallowitch at Danny's
Avant-Garde Theater Artists to Converge at Prelude '05
Sheila Callaghan Some of New York's most distinctive contemporary theater artists -- including Joanna P. Adler, Sheila Callaghan, Richard Maxwell, and Mac Wellman -- ...
Burton, Easton, Ivey, Masterson, Stuhlbarg, and Urbaniak Will Star in Revelation Readings
Dana Ivey and Kate Burton (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Kate Burton, Richard Easton, Dana Ivey, Mary Stuart Masterson, Michael Stuhlbarg, and James Urbaniak wil
Playwright Arnold Weinstein Dies at 78
Arnold Weinstein, a noted playwright, librettist, and lyricist best known for his work with composer William Bolcom, died on September 4 in New York City from liver cancer, ...