Theater News

Mercedes Ruehl to Receive Guild Hall Lifetime Achievement Award
Mercedes Ruehl (© Michael Portantiere) Tony Award winner Mercedes Ruehl will be among the recipients of the Guild Hall Academy of the Arts 22nd Annual Lifetime
X Marks The Spot
Composer Ray Leslee discusses the NYC revival of his innovative a cappella musical Avenue X.
Becky Ann Baker to Join All My Children
Becky Ann Baker (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway veteran Becky Ann Baker will join the ABC daytime drama All My Children on March 28 in the role of Mar
Boll, Champlin, Pawk, et al. Set for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs
Michele Pawk (© Michael Portantiere) Patrick Boll, Donna Lynne Champlin, and Michele Pawk will headline the Transport Group's revival of William Inge's The D
Dreamgirls, The Departed, et al. Win Academy Awards
Jennifer Hudson in Dreamgirls (© Dreamworks) The 79th annual Academy Awards were bestowed on February 25 in Los Angeles. The evening's big winner was
Loose Lips
Michael Imperioli plays Chicken and Marla Schaffel fills a tall order. Plus: A return visit to Wicked!
Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance Set for NYC Book Signings
Married actors Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance will sign copies of their book Friends: A Love Story at the Barnes & Noble store at 555 Fifth Avenue at 5:
Chalfant, Elg, Robins Set for Garbo's Last Walk Reading
Kathleen Chalfant (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Kathleen Chalfant, Taina Elg, and Laila Robins will star in a staged reading of Garbo's Next Walk, a new play
Arkin, Cumming, McDormand, et al. Win Independent Spirit Awards
Alan Arkin Theater stars Alan Arkin, Alan Cumming, and Frances McDormand were among the winners of this year's Independent Spirit Awards, which were presented today ...
Three Edinburgh Festival Hits Set to Play NYC
Hugh Hughes in Floating Three hit shows from the 2006 Edinburgh Festival Fringe will have brief New York City runs starting next week. Floating put on ...