Theater News

Equity and League Trade Statements But Talks Have Not Yet Resumed
At approximately 7:30pm this evening, Actors' Equity Association issued a statement that "The Equity Council, the governing body of Actors' Equity Association, has determined that [...
The Normal Heart to Close After Tonight's Performance
Raúl Esparza in The Normal Heart(Photo © Carol Rosegg) It has just been announced that the acclaimed Off-Broadway revival of Larry Kramer's The
Kids in da House
Nobody loves theater more than children, as David Finkle reminds us.
Plenty of Pennsylvania
Barbara & Scott report on what they saw and heard in Milford, PA on one of their rare excursions outside of NYC.
Equity/League Talks Break Down But Broadway Theaters Will Remain Lit, At Least for the Time Being
Negotiations between Actors' Equity Association and the League of American Theatres and Producers broke down late last night. According to a statement issued by AEA, "Contract ...
100 Years, 100 Songs -- Partly Thanks to Broadway
How many of the American Film Institute's 100 greatest movie songs can trace their roots to Broadway?
Musical Theatre Works Suspends Operations
It was announced late this afternoon that the board of directors of Musical Theatre Works, New York's only not-for-profit organization devoted exclusively to the creation and ...
No Microphones Allowed: Broadway Unplugged Concert Set for September 27 at The Town Hall
Christine Andreas(Photo © Michael Portantiere) TheaterMania's Scott Siegel, creator and host of the acclaimed Broadway by the Year series, has just announ
Campbell and Hayden to Star in Syncopation
Michael Hayden and Neve Campbell It has just been announced that Neve Campbell and Michael Hayden will star in the New York premiere of Allan Knee's Syncopation
Absolutely Fabulation
Barbara & Scott heap praise upon playwright Lynn Nottage and groove on the pizzazz of jazz singer Judy Barnett.