Theater News

Not Every Woman Is a Yente: Nancy Opel Replaces Barbara Barrie in Fiddler on the Roof
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 16, 2004
Nancy Opel It has just been announced that Nancy Opel, a 2002 Tony Award nominee for Urinetown, is taking over the role of Yente the Matchmaker in the new ...
Holmes Is Where the Heart Is
By Peter Filichia · Feb 15, 2004
Songwriter Raymond Jessel takes a trip down Memory Lane and finds himself on Baker Street.
The Theater Offensive of Boston Will Celebrate Its 15th Anniversary With "ClimACTS"
By Matthew Murray · Feb 14, 2004
Paula Vogel, Charles Busch, and Peter Paige Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel, Peter Paige from TV's Queer As Folk, ...
Cover Boy John Selya to Sign Copies of Dance Magazine at Drama Book Shop
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 13, 2004
John Selya, one of the stars of the Twyla Tharp-Billy Joel musical Movin' Out, will be signing copies of the February issue of Dance Magazine at the ...
Something is "Happening" at chashama, February 25-29
By Matthew Murray · Feb 13, 2004
Currently located at 135 West 42nd Street, chashama [sic] is moving to make way for the new Bank of America building. Before the move, the theater company will turn over its current ...
Steel Magnolias to Sprout on Broadway Next Season
By Matthew Murray · Feb 13, 2004
It has been announced that a new production of Robert Harling's award-winning play Steel Magnolias will open on Broadway during the 2004-2005 season. The play, about a close-...
Heather Headley to Star in BC/EFA Benefit Concert
By Matthew Murray · Feb 13, 2004
Heather Headley Tony Award winner Heather Headley will make a brief return to Broadway on Monday, May 24 at 7pm in Home, a one-night only concert at the New ...
Paper Mill Playhouse Announces 2004-2005 Season
By Matthew Murray · Feb 13, 2004
Paper Mill Playhouse The Paper Mill Playhouse, located in Millburn, New Jersey, has announced the six shows that will constitute its 2004-2005 season. The Pulitzer ...
And So Don't Her Sisters and Her Cousins and Her Aunts
By Peter Filichia · Feb 12, 2004
Think performers' family members and friends can't wait to seem them in shows? Think again.
Lohengrin and Bear It
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Feb 12, 2004
Barbara and Scott bicker about Valhalla but agree that Jackie Hoffman's kvetching should definitely continue.