Theater News

The Family Way
Filichia discovers that the Family Musical as we know it is a fairly recent phenomenon.
Bening, Molina, Redgrave, et al. Set for Ahmanson/Taper 2005-2006 Season
Alfred Molina (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Annette Bening, Alfred Molina, Larry Bryggman, Lynn Redgrave, and Dame Edna will be part of the Mark Taper Forum/Ahmanso
Camp Broadway Seeks Thankgiving Day Parade Performers
Andrew Lippa Camp Broadway is seeking 400 children, ages 9-13, from around the country to perform in the opening number of the 79th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day ...
Buckley/Hensley Sweeney Todd Canceled
Betty Buckley (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The Ector Theatricals production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, which was to have starred Tony Award winners
Bay Area Playwrights Festival Selections Announced
The selections for the 28th annual Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF), to be held from July 29 through August 7at San Francisco's Magic Theatre, have been announced. The winning ...
Loose Lips
John Dossett is in Constant demand. Plus: Pamela Reed finally gets her Goat, and Tony n' Tina celebrate a milestone.
We're Gonna Live Forever!
An alumnus shares the magic of this year's High School of Performing Arts reunion.
All Shook Up Cast Members to Sign CDs and Perform at Virgin Megastore
Cast members of the Broadway musical All Shook Up, including Cheyenne Jackson, Jenn Gambatese, Leah Hocking, Curtis Holbrook, Nikki M. James, and Mark Price, ...
All Over the Map
Steven Page of Barenaked Ladies scores As You Like It for the Stratford Festival. Plus: Avanti, Da Vinci! in Atlanta and Elton John's Glasses in Chicago.
Actor Lane Smith Dies at 69
Lane Smith Lane Smith, who won a Drama Desk Award for his performance as James Lingk in the original 1984 Broadway production of Glengarry Glen Ross and who ...