Theater News

New Voices Prize to Assist Creators of New Musicals
By Matthew Murray · Aug 29, 2003
It's just been announced that the National Music Theater Network and the Theater for the American Musical, Inc. have joined to collaborate on the New Voices Prize, intended for ...
Hail Carmen, Full of Grace
By Michael Portantiere · Aug 29, 2003
A long out-of-print studio recording of Carmen Jones starring Grace Bumbry gets a CD release courtesy of DRG.
The Singer/Songwriters
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Aug 29, 2003
The Siegels are present as a couple of Johns -- Wallowitch and Bucchino -- sing and play their own songs.
The Millers' Son
By Peter Filichia · Aug 28, 2003
Filichia travels to St. Louis to meet Scott Miller and to attend the Party at his New Line Theatre.
50 Years Ago on Broadway
By Michael Buckley · Aug 28, 2003
Joan Diener and Albert Marre recall Kismet and John Raitt remembers The Pajama Game in a TheaterMania retrospective.
Atlantic Theater Company Announces 2003-2004 Season
By Matthew Murray · Aug 27, 2003
The Atlantic Theater Company has just announced its slate of productions for 2003-2004. The first show of the season will be the American premiere of Jez Butterworth's The Night
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy
By Michael Portantiere · Aug 27, 2003
In The Thing About Men, writer Joe DiPietro once again proves that you don't have to be heterosexual to know how those people tick.
Long-Running Cabaret Revival to Close
By Matthew Murray · Aug 27, 2003
Jon Secada in Cabaret(Photo © Joan Marcus) Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Cabaret, which opened on Broadway at Henry Miller's Theatre on M
The 20 Best Titles for Musicals
By Peter Filichia · Aug 26, 2003
Sifting through 60 years' worth of musical theater, Filichia selects a few dozen of his all-time favorite show titles.
TDF Costume Collection Giveaway Set for September 12
By Matthew Murray · Aug 26, 2003
The Theatre Development Fund (TDF) has announced that its annual Costume Collection giveaway for not-for-profit organizations such as theatre and dance companies, schools, churches, ...