Theater News

Drama Desk Award Nominations Announced
By Michael Portantiere · May 1, 2003
Watch the nominations     Download the free player here The nominations for the 48th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced this morning at ...
All Over the Map
By Dan Bacalzo · Apr 30, 2003
A concert revival of Roberta in San Francisco, a parody of cabaret in Orlando, and a bilingual Ice Cream Suit in Minneapolis
Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces Marathon 2003
By Matthew Murray · Apr 30, 2003
John Guare Ensemble Studio Theatre has announced the 10 plays that will be presented as part of Marathon 2003, its 26th annual festival of new one-acts. The plays ...
Adrianne Lobel and Frog and Toad at Barnes & Noble
By Matthew Murray · Apr 30, 2003
Adrianne Lobel, the scenic designer and producer of the new Broadway musical A Year With Frog and Toad and the daughter of Arnold Lobel, on whose books the ...
Amas Musical Theatre to Present The Robber Bridegroom
By Matthew Murray · Apr 30, 2003
Alfred Uhry The Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy -- the Amas Musical Theatre's youth company -- will present a new production of The Robber Bridegroom, ...
Rare Songbirds (and Songs) on Display
By Peter Filichia · Apr 29, 2003
Filichia gets an earful of musical rarities at two new shows featuring several fabulous women.
Additional Casting Announced for The Boy From Oz
By Matthew Murray · Apr 29, 2003
Hugh Jackman Additional casting for The Boy From Oz, the musical biography of Peter Allen, has been announced. The show is scheduled to begin previews at ...
TV's Theater Talk Lists Upcoming Guests
By Matthew Murray · Apr 29, 2003
Harvey Fierstein Theater Talk, the TV show hosted by Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins that airs Fridays at midnight on Thirteen/WNET in New York, has announced its ...
Stage & Screen Book Club to Cease Operations in July
By David Finkle · Apr 28, 2003
The Stage & Screen Book Club, which has been in existence for more than half a century, will call it quits after a July mailing to its approximately 15,000 current members. The outfi
Def Poetry Jam on Broadway to Close on May 4
By Matthew Murray · Apr 28, 2003
(l-r) Poetri, Steve Colman, Lemon, and Mayda Del Valleat a Def Poetry reading at Barnes and Noble in NYC(Photo © Michael Portantiere)