Theater News

Wicked, Color Purple, Phantom, Shout Set for July 20 Bryant Park Concert
Erica Schroeder and Marie France-Arcillain Shout! The Mod Musical (Photo © Joan Marcus) Performers from Wicked, The Color Purple, Phanto
Michelle Pfeiffer and Brittany Snow Join Cast of Hairspray Film
Michelle Pfeiffer Three-time Oscar nominee Michelle Pfeiffer will play Velma Von Tussle in the film version of the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray, and ...
Atkinson, Brown, d'Abruzzo, Huffman, Pedi, et al. Set for Atrainplays Benefit
Christine Pedi (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Ashlie Atkinson, Jeb Brown, Stephanie d'Abruzzo, Cady Huffman, and Christine Pedi, will be among the stars participatin
All Over the Map
Dottie in the Berkshires, Mitzi's Abortion in Seattle, and The People's Pinocchio in Chicago.
Durang, Gurney, Mee, Swados, Wellman, et al. Set for Flea's 2006-2007 Season
A.R. Gurney Christopher Durang, A.R. Gurney, Charles Mee, Elizabeth Swados, and Mac Wellman are among the playwrights being presented this season by The Flea (41 ...
Wicked Will Move Into L.A.'s Pantages in February
A new sit-down production of the hit show Wicked will begin at Los Angeles' Pantages Theatre on February 9. Casting is currently underway and will be ...
Actress Carrie Nye Dies at 69
Carrie Nye with Daniel Davis in La Rondeat the Williamstown Theatre Festival, 1985 Stage, film and television actress Carrie Nye died of lung cancer on Friday,...
Desperate Housewives' James Denton to Host Benefit Performance of Straight Up With a Twist
James Denton Desperate Housewives star James Denton will host a special benefit performance of Paul Strioli's cabaret show Straight Up With A Twist at ...
Foster, Jones, O'Donnell, Rivera, et al. Set for CTFD's One World Benefit
Chita Rivera (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Sutton Foster, James Earl Jones, Rosie O'Donnell, Billy Porter, and Noah Racey will be among the stars participating in
Loose Lips
Karen Ziemba raises the Curtains and Lorenzo Pisoni has Great expectations. Plus, Adam, Aaron, Kevin, Kelli, and Shoshana sing out!