Theater News

A Good Hair Day
By Brooke Pierce · Apr 18, 2003
The Broadway smash Hairspray hits the shelves this week in the form of a beautiful new companion book to the musical.
The 17th Annual MAC Awards Got it Right
The Siegels give a full report on the 2003 MAC Awards, the annual event in which the stars and soon-to-be-stars of cabaret are honored.
Avenue Q to Transfer to Broadway's Golden Theatre
By Matthew Murray · Apr 18, 2003
Princeton, John Tartaglia, Ann Harada, Nicky, Jen Barnhart,and Rick Lyon in Avenue Q (Photo: © Carol Rosegg) It has just been an
Drama Book Shop "Playwrights & Performers" Series Hosts Edward Albee, May 16
By Matthew Murray · Apr 18, 2003
Edward Albee(Photo: © Joseph Marzullo) Edward Albee, winner of three Pulitzer Prizes for Drama and recipient of the 2002 Tony Award for Best Play for The Goa...
Frankly Frank
By Peter Filichia · Apr 17, 2003
Filichia chats with Frank Vlastnik, the Snail with the Mail in the kiddie favorite, A Year with Frog and Toad.
Chita Rivera to Host 48th Annual Drama Desk Awards; TheaterMania Will Webcast the Event
By Matthew Murray · Apr 17, 2003
Chita Rivera(Photo: © Joseph Marzullo) The Drama Desk, which celebrates excellence in Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway theater through its annual awa
Never Gonna Dance to Dance Past Los Angeles for Now and Open on Broadway in Fall 2003
By Matthew Murray · Apr 16, 2003
It has just been announced that Never Gonna Dance, a new musical featuring song classics by Jerome Kern and a book by Jeffrey Hatcher, will be bypassing its originally ...
The Busking Bonanza, a Free Summer Theater Preview, Is Now Accepting Applications From Theater Companies
By Brooke Pierce · Apr 16, 2003
The Busking Bonanza, a summer festival that offers free previews of Off-Off Broadway productions running June through August, is currently accepting applications ...
Here's to the "Lunch with the League" and Lynn Redgrave, April 24
By Matthew Murray · Apr 16, 2003
Lynn Redgrave The award-winning actress Lynn Redgrave, who has starred on Broadway in Moon Over Buffalo, Shakespeare for My Father, The Master Build
American Theatre Wing Announces Spring 2003 "Working in the Theatre" Seminars
By Matthew Murray · Apr 16, 2003
Sutton Foster The American Theatre Wing has announced that its next star-studded series of "Working in the Theatre" seminars will be held on April 29, April 30, and ...