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Angela Robinson to Replace Withers-Mendes in The Color Purple
Angela Robinson Angela Robinson will take over the role of Shug Avery from original cast member Elisabeth Withers-Mendes in The Color Purple, beginning ...
Brian Dykstra's The Jesus Factor Gets Open-Ended Run
Brian Dykstra Brian Dykstra's comic piece The Jesus Factor will begin an open-ended run at the Barrow Street Theater, February 2, with an official opening on ...
Marshall-Green, Stadelmann, Weston, et al. Set for U.S. Drag
Logan Marshall-Green (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Logan Marshall-Green, Matthew Stadelmann, and Audrey Lynn Weston will be among the cast members of Gina Gionfrid
Varla Jean Merman to Present Foreign Tongue at Ultra Suede
Varla Jean Merman (© Peter Palladino) Varla Jean Merman, the purported love-child of Ethel Merman and Ernest Borgnine, will return to Los Angeles with < a href=
Megan Mullally to Perform at the Zipper Factory on March 24
Megan Mullally (© Joseph Marzullo/WENN) Megan Mullally, one of the stars of the Broadway musical Young Frankenstein will perform with her band, Supreme M
Diamond, Lavery, Schwartz, et al. Named Blackburn Prize Finalists
Lydia Diamond The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has announced the finalists for this year's prize. The awards, to be announced in March, are given annually to ...
Colin, Lee, Struthers, et al. Set for Casa Manana's Steel Magnolias
Margaret Colin (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Full casting has been announced for Casa Manana's production of Robert Harling's Steel Magnolias, to run Februar
Hot Stuff
Terrence Howard, Anika Noni Rose, James Earl Jones, and Debbie Allen preview the new Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Ha'Penny Bridge Cancels San Francisco Engagement
The musical Ha'Penny Bridge has cancelled its planned engagement at San Francisco's Golden Gate Theatre, which was to run July 6-August 10. No replacement ...
Conklin, Fletcher, et al. to Receive 2008 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards
The 2008 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards will be presented in a ceremony at the Hudson Theatre on Friday, March 28. John Conklin will receive the ...