Theater News

Peter's Principles
Peter Gelb hopes an influx of theatrical artists will bring new life and new audiences to the Metropolitan Opera.
Alexander, Channing, Daly, Fabray, Gallagher, Morse, et al. Set for Jule Styne Centennial Benefit
Carol Channing (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Jason Alexander, Carol Channing, Tyne Daly, Nanette Fabray, Peter Gallagher, and Robert Morse are just a few of the sta
Danieley, D'Arcy James, Kind, Mazzie, Wopat Set for Shakespeare on Broadway
Richard Kind (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway stars Jason Danieley, Brian D'Arcy James, Richard Kind, Marin Mazzie, and Tom Wopat will star in The Shakespeare
FringeNYC Encores and 2006 Festival Award Winners Announced
Jeff Berg and Amy Flanagan in I Was Tom Cruise (© Shirley Herz Associates) FringeNYC Encores, a new series of popular show
Audra McDonald to Kick Off Lincoln Center's American Songbook
Audra McDonald (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Quadruple Tony Award winner Audra McDonald will kick off the ninth season of Lincoln Center's American Songbook
Megan Dodds to Star in My Name Is Rachel Corrie
Megan Dodds Megan Dodds will once again star in The Royal Court Theatre production of My Name Is Rachel Corrie, the controversial play taken from the writings ...
Alda, Danner, Irons, Mirren, Mullally, Piven, et al. Win Emmy Awards
Blythe Danner in Huff Tony Award winners Blythe Danner and Jeremy Irons were among the winners at the 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, which were held ...
Jim Caruso is...Prying!
Lucie Arnaz, Stephanie J. Block, David Burnham, Jeffry Denman, Raúl Esparza, and Linda Lavin share their greatest inspirations and influences.
Spring Awakening Sets Official Broadway Opening for December 10; Gallagher, Groff, Michele, et al. to Star
John Gallagher, Jr., Jonathan Groff, and Lea Michele in Spring Awakening (© Monique Carboni) The Broadway production of the music
Wallace Shawn and Bernard Weinraub Added to New Group Season
Wallace Shawn (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The New Group will present new plays by Wallace Shawn and veteran New York Times writer Bernard Weinraub as part