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Jackie Hoffman to Depart The J.A.P. Show on May 5
Jackie Hoffman in The J.A.P. Show (© Jaisen Crockett) Jackie Hoffman will depart The J.A.P. Show: Jewish American Princesses of Comedy on Saturday
Tom Poston Dies at 85
Tom Poston Tom Poston, a popular stage, film, and television actor for over 50 years, died on April 30 in Los Angeles after a brief illness. He was 85. Poston ...
Cassidy, Jackson, Kelly, Kind Set for Reprise's Superman
Patrick Cassidy Patrick Cassidy, Cheyenne Jackson, Jean Louisa Kelly, and Richard Kind will star in the Reprise! Marvelous Musical Mondays ...
Carlson, Cuccioli, Pascal, Zarish, et al. Set for D.C. Hamlet
Jeffrey Carlson as Hamlet (© Carol Rosegg) Stage and television star Jeffrey Carlson will play the title role in the Shakespeare Theatre Company's production of
Barnett, Comstock, Fasano, Stritch, et al. Win 2007 MAC Awards
Barbara Fasano and Eric Comstock (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The 21st annual MAC Awards were presented on May 1 at B.B. King Blues Club. Among the evening's big w
Frederick Weller Replaces Jason Patric in MCC's Dark House
Frederick Weller (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Frederick Weller has replaced Jason Patric in the MCC Theatre production of Neil LaBute's new play In a Dark Dark
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The Atlantic salutes Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen. Plus: Anika Noni Rose, Diana DeGarmo, and Lea Salonga help the New York Pops celebrate, and the Mr. Broadway contestants strut their stuff.
Jersey Boys to Open at Las Vegas' Palazzo in 2008
Des McAnuff (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) A new production of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys, about the musical group Four Seasons, will move in
Billy Crystal to Receive Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize
Billy Crystal (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Tony Award winner Billy Crystal will receive the Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at 8pm on Tuesday,
Audra McDonald's Father Dies in Crash; 110 Cancels Two Days of Shows
Stanley McDonald Jr., the father of four-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald, was killed in a plane crash on Sunday in Yuba County, California, according to published reports in ...