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S. Epatha Merkerson to Star on Broadway in Come Back, Little Sheba
S. Epatha Merkerson (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) S. Epatha Merkerson will reprise her acclaimed Los Angeles performance as Lola in William Inge's classic drama ...
Freeman, Gallagher, McDormand Set for Broadway's The Country Girl
Mike Nichols (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Tony Award and Academy Award winner Mike Nichols will direct a Broadway revival of Clifford Odets' drama The Country G
Blanchett, Hawke, Hoffman, Kidman, et al. Set for NY Film Festival
Ethan Hawke (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Films featuring New York stage veterans Cate Blanchett, Patricia Clarkson, Ethan Hawke, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Nicole Kid
Full Casting Set for Wilma Theater's Amadeus
Dean Nolen Broadway veteran Dean Nolen will play Antonio Salieri and Drew Hirschfield will play Wolfgang Mozart in the Wilma Theater's production of Peter Shaffer's
Grease Will Be Recorded; CD Set for October 2 Release
Laura Osnes and company in Grease (© Joan Marcus) The new Broadway production of Grease will be recorded on August 16, with a CD release on the Ma
John Wallowitch Dies at 81
John Wallowitch John Wallowitch, one of cabaret's most beloved singers and songwriters, died in New York City this morning after a long bout with cancer. He was 81 ...
Burton, Glover, Rifkin, Sands, Wettig, et al. Set for LATW Season
John Glover (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Kate Burton, John Glover, Ron Rifkin, Julian Sands, and Patricia Wettig are among the artists who will appear this season
Blum, McLaughlin, Wehle, et al. Join Esparza for WTF's Our Town
Mark Blum (© Carol Rosegg) Mark Blum, Ellen McLaughlin, and Brenda Wehle will join previously announced star Raul Esparza in a staged reading of Thornton Wilder
Carole Shelley to Return to Wicked on August 28
Carole Shelley in Wicked (© Joan Marcus) Carole Shelley will return to the role of Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of Wicked, beginning
Nancy Anderson and Jeffry Denman to Star in Gallery Players' Yank!
Nancy Anderson (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Nancy Anderson and Jeffry Denman will star in Yank!, a musical by brothers David and Joseph Zellnik, at the Gal