Theater News

Benson, Binder, Blumberg, Gelber, Kiley to Appear in Tina Howe's Birth and After Birth at the Atlantic
Jordan Gelber (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Casting has been completed for the Atlantic Theater Company's New York premiere of Tina Howe's Birth and After Birth
Selected Shorts
Bette Midler, Chevy Chase, Jerry Seinfeld, James Marsden, Sarah Jessica Parker, Tom Hanks, Lauren Bacall, and other stars turn out for the opening of Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me.
It Was a Ball, It Was a Blast: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels to Close September 3
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels will end its Broadway run at the Imperial Theatre on Sunday, September 3. At the time of its closing, it will have played 36 ...
Casting Completed for National Tour of Twelve Angry Men
T. Scott Cunningham The Roundabout Theater Company has completed casting for its national touring production of Twelve Angry Men. Joining previously ...
Kalember, Reeder, and Williamson Join Cast of MTC's Losing Louie; Pill to Join Daniels in Blackbird
Patricia Kalember (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Patricia Kalember, Ana Reeder, and Jama Williamson are set to appear in the Broadway production of Simon Mendes da C
Johnny Depp to Star in Tim Burton Film of Sweeney Todd
Johnny Depp(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Johnny Depp will star in a film version of the Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler musical Sweeney Todd, to be directed by
Berkley, McCarthy, Sheedy, et al. to Appear in 24 is 10: The Best of The 24 Hour Plays at FringeNYC
Andrew McCarthy (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Elizabeth Berkley, Rachel Dratch, Matthew Lillard, Andrew McCarthy, muMs, Ally Sheedy, and Andre Royo are among the ac
Norwegian Production of Peer Gynt Will Have Three-Performance Run at Delacorte in October
Svein Sturla Hungnes in Peer Gynt A concert version of an acclaimed, multi-media production of Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt will be ...
Christopher Walken to Play Wilbur Turnblad in Hairspray Film
Christopher Walken Academy Award winner Christopher Walken has replaced Jim Broadbent as Wibur Turnblad in the film version of the Tony Award-winning musical Hairs
Butler, Champlin, Foster, Fowler, Hoty, Mann, Skinner, et al. to Participate in New York Musical Theatre Festival
Dee Hoty (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) A host of notable theater actors will appear in various New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) productions. The third annua