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Gypsy of the Year Sets New Record for Fundraising
Despite a 19-day strike, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS raised a record-breaking $3,927,110 as part of the 19th annual Gypsy of the Year competition, ...
Legendary Tap Dancer Fayard Nicholas Dies at 91
Famed tap dancer Fayard Nicholas, who won a Tony Award for his choreography of the musical Black and Blue, has died in California at the age of 91, according to The ...
LAByrinth's UNCONDITIONAL Rejiggers Dates, Cast
Anna Chlumsky The world premiere of Brett C. Leonard's UNCONDITIONAL, to be directed by Mark Wing-Davey, has made changes to its running dates and cast ...
Avery Brooks to Return to D.C. Tamburlaine on December 29
Avery Brooks in Tamburlaine (© Carol Rosegg) Avery Brooks, who plays the title role in Shakespeare Theatre Company's production of Tamburlaine, w
Bruce Vilanch to Host 2008 Nightlife Awards
Bruce Vilanch (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Emmy Award winner Bruce Vilanch will host the 2008 Nightlife Awards, created and produced by TheaterMania contributor S
Ambrose, Jennings, Sanders Receive Equity Awards
Lauren Ambrose (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Lauren Ambrose and Byron Jennings have been awarded this year's Joe A. Callaway Award, while Jay O. Sanders has receiv
Tommy Tune Launches Gallery Website
"Flight" (© Multiple Tony Award winner Tommy Tune has launched, which features a different side to the art
David Burnham to Join Wicked on January 8
David Burnham (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) David Burnham will play the role of Fiyero in the Broadway production of Wicked, beginning on January 8. Sebastia
2008 Humana Festival Selections Are Announced
Lee Blessing The selections for the 32nd Annual Humana Festival of New American Plays, to take place February 24-March 30 at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in ...
Bernstein: The Best of All Possible Worlds Set for 2008
Bernstein: The Best of All Possible Worlds, a citywide festival devoted to the late composer Leonard Bernstein to be presented by Carnegie Hall and the New ...