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The Desk Set
Stars smile as photographers snap away at the Drama Desk Awards and its attendant events.
Theatre World Award Recipients Announced
By Matthew Murray · May 19, 2003
John Selya(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The recipients of the 59th Annual Theatre World Awards, which are bestowed every year to performers making notable, revie
Dame Wendy Hiller Dies at 90
By Matthew Murray · May 19, 2003
Dame Wendy Hiller Dame Wendy Hiller, an esteemed British actress of the stage and screen, died on Wednesday, May 14, at her home outside of London. She was 90. A ...
Play by Play: Theater Essays & Reviews, 1993-2002
By Charles Wright · May 19, 2003
Charles Wright critiques fellow critic Jonathan Kalb's Play by Play, a new collection of essays and theater reviews.
A Great Pearl of a Price
By Peter Filichia · May 19, 2003
From Merrily to Master Harold, director (and sometime actor) Lonny Price has had one busy season.
2003 Drama Desk Awards Presented
By Matthew Murray · May 18, 2003
Harvey Fierstein, Antonio Banderas,and Bebe Neuwirth(Photo © Roger An) The 48th Annual Drama Desk Awards were presented this evening at the Fiorello H. LaGuardia
McClanahan and Hamill To Dance on Broadway
By Matthew Murray · May 18, 2003
Rue McClanahan(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Following an engagement at the Coconut Grove Playhouse in Florida, Richard Alfieri's new comedy Six Dance Lessons ...
Plenty to Sing About!
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 16, 2003
The Siegels spend some quality time at Brandy's, then drop in at Danny's to hear Barbara Brussell sing a slew of Bob Merrill tunes.
Drama Desk Stars and Musical Numbers Announced
By Matthew Murray · May 16, 2003
Bernadette Peters(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The stars and musical numbers for the 48th Annual Drama Desk Awards ceremony have been announced. The event will be we
Sam Waterston in New Haven
By Leslie (Hoban) Blake · May 16, 2003
The Yale grad co-stars in the The Black Monk, a new David Rabe play based on a story by Chekhov, at the Yale Rep.