Theater News

Kevin Spacey to Star in Old Vic Revival of Speed-the-Plow
Kevin Spacey (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Artistic director Kevin Spacey today announced details of his fourth season at the Old Vic, in which he will star as Holl
Suddenly... It's Xanadu!
Brian Scott Lipton takes a sneak peek at the new musical Xanadu and speaks with author Douglas Carter Beane and the show's stars: Kerry Butler, James Carpinello, Tony Roberts, and Mary Testa.
Mo Rocca to Host Broadway Loves the '80s at Joe's Pub
Mo Rocca (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Comedian and VH1 host Mo Rocca will host Broadway Loves the 80's, a concert to be held at 11:30pm on Wednesday, June 1
BAM Announces Selections for 25th Next Wave Festival
Charles Mee The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) has announced the selections for the 25th Next Wave Festival, to run October 2-December 16. Theater highlights ...
Ashmanskas, Chamberlin, Perez Set for Broadway Revival of The Ritz
Rosie Perez (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Kevin Chamberlin, Rosie Perez, and Brooks Ashmanskas will star in the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Terrence Mc
Bean, DeLaria, Jackson, Kelly, et al. Set for York's Superman
Cheyenne Jackson (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Cheyenne Jackson will play Clark Kent/Superman, Jean Louisa Kelly will play Lois Lane, and Shoshana Bean will play Sy
Cerveris, Cook, Esparza, Harris, et al. to Present Theatre World Awards
Michael Cerveris (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Michael Cerveris, Barbara Cook, Jennifer Ehle, Patricia Elliott, Raul Esparza, Boyd Gaines, Rosemary Harris, and John
Chin, Tomei, Wilde, et al. Set for Women Center Stage Festival
Marisa Tomei (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Staceyann Chin, Marisa Tomei, and Olivia Wilde are among the artists who will take part in the 2007 Women Center Stage
Broadway Sets New Record for Ticket Grosses
Laura Bell Bundy and Richard H. Blake in Legally Blonde (© Paul Kolnik) Helped in part by an increase in top ticket prices, Broadway set a new record fo
RSC's King Lear and Seagull to Transfer to West End
Ian McKellen The Royal Shakespeare Company's productions of King Lear and The Seagull -- both starring Ian McKellen and directed by Trevor Nunn -- ...