Theater News

London Kids Spotlight: June '07
Playing throughout June, Polka Theatre for Children presents We're Going on a Bear Hunt, an exciting and funny new stage adaptation of Michael Rosen's classic story. Join one happy family as they rhyme their way through the forest, the snowstorm, the mud, water and grass, and home again to safety.
Spamalot, Vanya, et al. Win Connecticut Critics Circle Awards
David Elder in Singin' in the Rain(© Diane Sobolewski) The Long Wharf Theatre's production of Uncle Vanya; Goodspeed Musicals' revival of Singin...
SF Kids Spotlight: June '07
Searching for musical entertainment that's fun for the whole family? Look no further than Bus Barn Theatre's production of A Year With Frog and Toad. Featuring music by Robert Reale, with book and lyrics by Willies Reale, the show transports Arnold Lobel's beloved characters from the page to the stage.
Philadelphia Kids Spotlight: June '07
There's magic (and mayhem) in the air this June as Hedgerow Theater presents The Sorcerer's Apprentice (June 2 -30). The apprentice gets into mischief when the Sorcerer leaves. Fun for the whole family!
Seattle Kids Spotlight: June '07
June's got plenty of entertaining offerings for the young and the young at heart. Studio East presents Tom Sawyer (June 1-10), Tacoma Musical Playhouse has The Emperor's New Clothes (June 9-17) and Stone Soup Theatre brings things home with The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. In addition, starting June 5 and running through the end of August, Seattle Children's Theatre and The Children's Museum put on The Green Sheep, an innovative and interactive theatre experience designed specifically for children ages 1-4. Parents and toddlers sit in the sheep pen as they take a stimulating journey through color, size and distance, searching for the ever elusive green sheep.
Broadway Bares Raises $450,000 for BC/EFA
Karine Bageot and Keith Roberts(Photo © Photo Credit: Andrew Eccles) Broadway Bares, the much-anticipated event that finds Broadway performers giving -- and bari
Braff, Broderick, LuPone, Osmond, et al. Will Present at Tony Awards
Matthew Broderick (© Joseph Marzullo / Retna) Zach Braff, Matthew Broderick, Harvey Fierstein, Marvin Hamlisch, Marcia Gay Harden, Mark Indelicato, John Kander,
Broadway Bares XII Raises $395,000 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Captain America holds his mighty shieldin Broadway Bares XII(Photo: Michael Portantiere) In two performances on Sunday evening, June ...
Brian Murray Replaces John Glover in Project Shaw Readings
Brian Murray (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Brian Murray will replace previously announced star John Glover in the readings of George Bernard Shaw's one-acts Vill
Boston Metro Kids Spotlight: June '07
Wellesley Summer Theatre Company presents The Wind in the Willows, a classic tale of friendship. When Rat, Mole and Badger encounter the eccentric Mr. Toad, their world turns topsy-turvy. Young audiences are encouraged to use their imaginations and accept the differences of others.