Theater News

Bernadette Peters Misses Fifth Performance of Gypsy This Week
By Michael Portantiere · May 9, 2003 · New York City
Bernadette Peters Although Bernadette Peters was scheduled to return to her starring role in the Broadway revival of Gypsy last evening after missing four ...
Latin Rhythms of Rivera, Banderas, Esparza, and Others Will Benefit BC/EFA
By Matthew Murray · May 8, 2003 · New York City
Chita Rivera Broadway and Latin music will collide on May 19 at Latin Rhythms, a benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS conceived by Richard Amaro and ...
Treat Williams to Host MTC Spring Gala
By Matthew Murray · May 8, 2003 · New York City
Treat Williams Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC) has announced that its Spring Gala will be held on May 12 this year, hosted by Treat Williams (Captains Courageous...
Roger Moore Collapses at The Play What I Wrote
By Matthew Murray · May 8, 2003 · New York City
Roger Moore Roger Moore, 75, the veteran British actor best known for his starring role in seven James Bond films, collapsed on the stage of the Lyceum Theatre ...
The Fantasticks Documentary Premieres June 25
By Matthew Murray · May 8, 2003 · New York City
The original cast of The Fantasticks The lead-off film of Visionfest '03 -- the only domestic film festival to feature works exclusively by American ...
Neighborhood Playhouse Celebrates 75th Anniversary With theAtrainplays
By Matthew Murray · May 7, 2003 · New York City
Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, one of the most noted acting schools in America, will celebrate its 75th anniversary ...
New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season
By Matthew Murray · May 7, 2003 · New York City
New York Stage and Film (SAF) has announced that its 19th Powerhouse summer season will run for seven weeks, from June 20 through August 3, on the Vassar campus and will include ...
Somlyo Resigns as President of American Theatre Wing
By Matthew Murray · May 7, 2003 · New York City
Roy A. Somlyo Roy A. Somlyo has resigned his position as president and chief executive officer of the American Theatre Wing (ATW), positions he has held for five ...
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Those who attended the Drama Desk Award Nominees reception at St. John boutique on Tuesday, May 6 said that the event was more ...
Your Thoughts on Great Broadway Overtures
By Peter Filichia · May 6, 2003 · New York City
Jim Miller agreed with me. Tony Paradise didn't. Byron Kolln couldn't quite decide. But Bobster didn't mince words at all. "FUNNY GIRL?!?!?!" he wrote in his e-mail,...