Theater News

CBS to Air All Three Hours of the 2003 Tony Ceremony
By Matthew Murray · Mar 5, 2003 · New York City
It has just been officially announced that, for the first time in years, the CBS television network will broadcast all three of the 2003 Tony Awards ceremony live ...
Teaching Musical Theater in America
By Peter Filichia · Mar 4, 2003 · New York City
John Woodin Got a phone call out of the blue from John Woodin, who was a sophomore in my study hall when I was a teacher at Arlington High School in Arlington, ...
Photo File
The eighth annual Nothing Like a Dame celebration, a benefit for the Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative of The Actors' Fund ...
Vive La Louise: Pitre to Highlight First World Cabaret Show at Town Hall
By Matthew Murray · Mar 3, 2003 · New York City
Louise Pitre Louise Pitre, star of the Broadway production of Mamma Mia!, will appear on Friday, March 7 in Vive La Chanson, the first show in Town ...
Lyricist David Zippel Signs With Williamson Music
By Matthew Murray · Mar 3, 2003 · New York City
David Zippel It has just been announced that David Zippel, who has written lyrics for the Broadway productions of City of Angels and The Goodbye Girl ...
Divide and Conquer
By David Finkle · Mar 3, 2003 · New York City
The candidates (Demetra Pittman and Bill Geisslinger)debate before moderator Bob LeJeune (Mirron E. Willis)in Daughters of the Revolution(Photo: ...
Lest We Forget
By Peter Filichia · Mar 3, 2003 · New York City
Got my mailing from the Stage & Screen Book Club, offering me a tantalizing number of selections. What most caught my eye was a book by John DiLeo called 100 Grea
Musicians of Local 802 Extend Strike Deadline
By Michael Portantiere · Mar 2, 2003 · New York City
Members of Local 802, American Federation of Musicians, who had voted on Saturday to authorize a strike against the producers of Broadway shows, yesterday decided to extend the ...
The Scones What They'll Serve: Kenneth Branagh and The Play What I Wrote Cast to Man Ticket Line, March 3
By Matthew Murray · Feb 28, 2003 · New York City
Kenneth Branagh Kenneth Branagh, film star (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing) and director of the ...
Manhattan Theatre Club's 2003 "Writers in Performance" Series Begins March 10
By Matthew Murray · Feb 28, 2003 · New York City
Steve Lawson Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC) has announced that its 2003 "Writers in Performance" series will begin on March 10. The series -- now in its 33rd season --...