Theater News

Back to the Future
By Peter Filichia · Jun 29, 2003
A recent listen to the Bye Bye Birdie film soundtrack prompts Filichia to muse on prophetic musicals.
Katharine Hepburn, Stage and Screen Legend, Dies at 96
By Matthew Murray · Jun 29, 2003
Katharine Hepburn Katharine Hepburn, a legendary star of Broadway and Hollywood, died today at her home in Old Saybrook, Connecticut. She was 96. Hepburn was born ...
You Never Know Who You'll See
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jun 27, 2003
Danny's Skylight Room plays host to musician, performer, and hit songwriter David Pomeranz.
Photo File
As summer finally hits NYC, the stars are getting out and about.
Rue McClanahan Cancels Her Dance Lessons
By Matthew Murray · Jun 27, 2003
Rue McClanahan(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Rue McClanahan, who was to have starred in the upcoming Broadway production of Richard Alfieri's play Six Dance Le...
Booth is Still in Town
By Peter Filichia · Jun 26, 2003
As the TKTS booth celebrates its 30th anniversary, Filichia discusses the evolution of this Times Square fixture.
Duell Roles
By Michael Buckley · Jun 26, 2003
William Duell returns to The Threepenny Opera in a starry production at the Williamstown Theatre Festival.
Richard Dreyfuss to Star in Sly Fox on Broadway
By Matthew Murray · Jun 26, 2003
Richard Dreyfuss(Photo © Michael Portantiere) It has just been announced that film and stage star Richard Dreyfuss will headline a Broadway revival of Sly Fox...
Best in Shows
By Matthew Murray · Jun 25, 2003
Matthew Murray pores through The Best Plays of 2001-2002, edited by Jeffrey Eric Jenkins.
Kulick to Replace Edelstein at Classic Stage Company
By Matthew Murray · Jun 25, 2003
Brian Kulick Following a six-month nationwide search, Classic Stage Company has announced that Brian Kulick will replace Barry Edelstein as the theater's artistic ...