Theater News

Angela Lansbury and Patti LuPone Set for Acting Company Benefits
Angela Lansbury, Patti LuPone(© Joseph Marzullo) Four-time Tony Award winner Angela Lansbury will return to the Broadway stage in a one-n
Fierstein, Hoff, McDonald, Young, et al. Set for Broadway Flea Market
Christian Hoff (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Tony Award winners Harvey Fierstein, Richard Griffiths, Christian Hoff, Beth Leavel, Audra McDonald, Bebe Neuwirth, Mar
Franz, Lyng, Myers, Ralston, et al. Will Wear Hats!
Pamela Myers (© Michael Portantiere) Leslie Alexander, Miche Braden, Joy Franz, Nora Mae Lyng, Pamela Myers, Teri Ralston, and Cheryl Stern will star in the wor
Producer Hope Abelson Dies at 95
Hope Abelson, a producer and patron of the arts noted for her theatrical endeavors both in Chicago and on Broadway, died on Friday, September 1 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. ...
Daly, Danza, Roberts, Romano, et al. Set for Building It Together
Tony Danza Jason Alexander, Wayne Brady, Tyne Daly, Tony Danza, Michael Feinstein, Sally Kellerman, Doris Roberts, Ray Romano, Lea Thompson, and Bruce Vilanch are ...
Tales of the City
Peter Filichia looks at the history of Windy City, the musical version of The Front Page, soon to hit Philadelphia.
Brown, Daniels, May, Murney, et al. Set for Broadway at Birdland Series
Julia Murney(© Michael Portantiere) Jason Robert Brown, Julia Murney, Deven May, Jeff Daniels, Jack Donahue, and other notable performers are set for Broadway...
San Francisco Kids Spotlight: September '06
The Young Performers Theater puts a new spin on a classic Persian story with Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. It opens on September 16 at the Fort Mason Center. Hurry, though. It won't last 1001 Nights. It closes October 8.
Philadelphia Kids Spotlight: September '06
OneDream comes to the Philadelphia LiveArts Festival and Philly Fringe on September 9 and 10, but it's not only for kids. It's suitable for all ages. This unique piece combines the tunes of the band One -- whose musicians play the sitar, guitar, table, trombone, piano and percussion -- with the ArcheDream dancers, who wear blacklight masks and unique costumes.
D.C. Metro Kids Spotlight: September '06
Synetic Theatre and its partner, Classika Theatre in Arlington, Virginia, is bringing back this past summer's Synetic-created show Galactika (September 30-October 29). It was inspired by a NASA astrophysicist. The engaging show takes kids five and older through the birth of the universe and its stars.