Theater News

2003 MAC Awards Bestowed at Symphony Space
By Matthew Murray · Apr 15, 2003 · New York City
Stephen Schwartz The Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC) Awards were presented last night at the Peter Norton Symphony Space, co-hosted by Colette ...
Café a Go Go Gets Go-Going June 22
By Matthew Murray · Apr 15, 2003 · New York City
Café a Go Go, a new musical by The Heather Brothers, will begin previews Off-Broadway on June 5 and is scheduled for a June 22 opening at the Caf&eacu
Vital Children's Theatre Seeks Stories by New York Kids
By Matthew Murray · Apr 15, 2003 · New York City
The OOBR Award-winning Vital Children's Theatre has announced that its 2003-2004 season will kick off with a new musical for kids, written by kids. To achieve this, the theater is ...
Michelle Williams Expresses Interest in Broadway's Aida But Toni Braxton is Set for Four-Month Engagement
By Brooke Pierce · Apr 14, 2003 · New York City
Michelle Williams Michelle Williams, a member of the R&B group Destiny's Child, has hinted publicly that she might be joining the cast of Disney's Aida (see MT
She Will Entertain You
By Peter Filichia · Apr 13, 2003 · New York City
Tammy Blanchard and Kate Reinders in Gypsy (Photo: Joan Marcus) Here she is, that five-foot-two bundle of dynamite, Kate Reinders! Thi
Vera Zorina, Star of Ballet, Film, and Theater, Dies at 86
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 12, 2003 · New York City
Vera Zorina in The Goldwyn Follies (1938) Vera Zorina, famous as a star of ballet, film, and theater in the 1930s and '40s, died on Wednesday, April 9 at her ...
From Big Rooms to No Room
James Naughton For pure showmanship -- and we mean that in oh so many ways -- James Naughton's galvanizing take on Tom Waits' "Step Right Up" might well be the most ...
The Maury Yeston Songbook
By Matthew Murray · Apr 11, 2003 · New York City
With a revival of Nine having just opened on Broadway, PS Classics has picked the ideal time to release The Maury Yeston Songbook. Containing 20 ...
Mary-Louise Parker Will Be Reckless at Second Stage
By Matthew Murray · Apr 11, 2003 · New York City
Mary-Louise Parker Mary-Louise Parker, the Tony Award winning actress who has starred on Broadway in such shows as Proof and Bus Stop, has been ...
Melanie Griffith to be Chicago's New Working Girl
By Matthew Murray · Apr 11, 2003 · New York City
Melanie Griffith It has just been confirmed that Melanie Griffith, star of such Hollywood films as Working Girl, Born Yesterday, and Mulholland Falls