Theater News

Lucille Lortel Award Winners Announced
By Michael Portantiere · May 6, 2003 · New York City
Take Me Out, which originally opened at the Public Theater but has already transferred to Broadway, and Avenue Q, which is still playing at the Vineyard Theatre but is ...
2003 Astaire Award Nominations Announced
By Matthew Murray · May 5, 2003 · New York City
Tom Wopat(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The nominees for 2003 TDF/Astaire Awards, presented annually for the "Best Dance on Broadway," have been announced in thre
Rita Moreno to be Honored at L.A. Tony Awards Party Benefit on June 8
By Matthew Murray · May 5, 2003 · New York City
Rita Moreno(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Film and TV star Jennifer Tilly, who appeared on Broadway in the 2001 revival of The Women, will host the seventh
So Bad, They're Good
By Michael Portantiere · May 5, 2003 · New York City
Sing out, Cole!Haley Joel Osment in The Sixth Sense,soon to be a Broadway musical??? Well, TheaterMania's "Bad Musicals Based on ...
Sony -- No Baloney!
By Michael Portantiere · May 5, 2003 · New York City
While we're all waiting for PS Classics to release the cast recording of the Nine revival, Sony has thrown us a ...
The "Tom Swifty" Goes Broadway
By Peter Filichia · May 4, 2003 · New York City
There have been tons of knock-knock jokes, ethnic jokes, and how-many-light-bulb jokes down through the decades. But 40 years ago, the joke that was sweeping the ...
Outer Critics Circle Award Winners Announced
By Michael Portantiere · May 4, 2003 · New York City
The Outer Critics Circle has just announced the winners of its awards for 2002-03. This season marks the 53rd anniversary of the OCC, an association of more than 75 critics and ...
In Nyack, It's Hooray for 100 Years of Hollywood
By Matthew Murray · May 2, 2003 · New York City
Rob Evan A bevy of musical theater performers will gather in Nyack, New York to offer great songs from the movies in a show titled 100 Years of Hollywood, May ...
Urban Cowboy Tour to Kick Off in Fall of 2004
By Matthew Murray · May 2, 2003 · New York City
Matt Cavenaugh and Jenn Colella in Urban Cowboy(Photo © Paul Kolnik) It has just been announced that a national tour of the musica
Casting Director Vincent Liff to be Memorialized
By Matthew Murray · May 2, 2003 · New York City
Vincent Liff Noted casting director Vincent G. Liff, who died on February 25 at age 52 after a long battle with a brain tumor, will be memorialized at Broadway's ...