Theater News

Old Vic to Name Kevin Spacey as New Artistic Director
By Brooke Pierce · Feb 4, 2003 · New York City
Kevin Spacey in The Iceman Cometh The London Times reported today that the American film and stage star Kevin Spacey will be named artistic director of ...
The Corn is Brown: Broadway Production of Oklahoma! to Close on February 23
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 4, 2003 · New York City
Stephen R. Buntrock and Amy Bodnarin Oklahoma!(Photo: Joan Marcus) The Royal National Theatre production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! will close on
Mark His Words
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 3, 2003 · New York City
Mark Setlock(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Anyone who saw Mark Setlock's tour-de-force performance in Fully Committed will probably ...
Titans Theatre Company Celebrates Diversity With Earthshaker Awards, February 24
By Matthew Murray · Feb 3, 2003 · New York City
The Titans Theatre Company will present the second annual Earthshaker Award Gala to honor leaders in diversity in entertainment and on the world stage on Monday, February 24. The ...
Taking (Stage) Direction
By Peter Filichia · Feb 2, 2003 · New York City
Danny Aiello, Mary Birdsong, andEric Elice provide Adult Entertainment (Photo: Nancy Ellison) Went to see The Winter's Tale at Classic Stage Company (B
Curious About the Bard? Think "Thinking Shakespeare," February 8
By Matthew Murray · Jan 31, 2003 · New York City
Classic Stage Company will be continuing its 35th season with an encore presentation of "Thinking Shakespeare: An Open Rehearsal" on Saturday, February 8. "Thinking Shakespeare" ...
Tony Randall Discusses the Dumbing Down of Contemporary Culture, February 5
By Matthew Murray · Jan 31, 2003 · New York City
Tony Randall Tony Randall, renowned actor and founder and artistic director of the National Actors Theater, will be holding a Q&A session about the dumbing down of c
Paul Goldberg Named President of Snug Harbor Cultural Center
By Matthew Murray · Jan 31, 2003 · New York City
Snug Harbor Cultural Center Staten Island's Snug Harbor Cultural Center has found its new president and CEO in Paul Goldberg, who will assume his positions on ...
The Nightlife Awards: A Diary
Dee Dee Bridgewater, one of the threehosts of the Nightlife Awards, in performance Scott's cell phone rang on Monday afternoon as the tech rehearsal of the First ...
Crossover Dreams
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 31, 2003 · New York City
When opera singers attempt to "cross over" by singing songs of the American musical theater, the results aren't always nifty, as anyone who has heard the Kiri Te ...