Theater News

Chicago Kids Spotlight: October '05
The always-reliable Lifeline Theatre Kidseries offers Stuart Little (October 1-November 27) with Saturday and Sunday matinees, and the highly-regarded Emerald City Theatre Company presents the world premiere musical Stellaluna and Other Tales (October 8-November 5), based on the works of Janell Cannon. Emerald City performs at the Apollo Theater.
D.C. Metro Kids Spotlight: October '05
Theatergoers both young and old will probably enjoy Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical version of the famed biblical story about sibling rivalry starring Broadway veteran Patrick Cassidy in the title role. (Warner Theater, October 18-23). Also, Imagination Stage, the nationally recognized children's theater and education center in Bethesda, Maryland is presenting the American premiere of a classical version of Cinderella, accompanied by some of Mozart's early music. Imagination Stage suggests you should be at least five years old to appreciate this timeless story, which runs until November 6.
Philadelphia Kids Spotlight: October '05
For a fun family evening out, the Media Theatre is presenting the "now and forever" Broadway musical Cats. If the kids can't stay up late, there is a special 10am performance on Thursday, October 13 (a day some schools close for Yom Kippur).
Theatre League President Jed Bernstein to Step Down at Season's End
Jed Bernstein(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Jed Bernstein, president of the League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc., has announced that he will be resigning h
Collins, Masterson, Rapp, Robins Slated for Scottish Play Benefit Reading
Lynn Collins (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Lynn Collins, Mary Stuart Masterson, Anthony Rapp, and Laila Robins will star in a special reading of Lee Blessing's
Tru Greatness
Philip Seymour Hoffman is phenomenal as Truman Capote on film. Plus: Feinstein's at the Regency hosts Kitty Carlisle Hart and the Pizzarellis.