Theater News

Wishin' and Hopin'
Filichia makes three wishes to mark the opening of Primary Stages' new home.
O'Hare and Others to Read Letters From American Soldiers in Iraq for THAW
Denis O'Hare(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) On Tuesday, March 2, THAW (Theaters Against War) will present a benefit evening highlighted by readings of letters from U.S
Loose Lips
Phyllis Newman gives BSL the lowdown on the lineup for this year's Nothing Like a Dame event.
Relatively Speaking
Filichia reports on readers' experiences with family members and friends who won't see shows they're in.
"An Evening With Michael John LaChiusa" Will Benefit the Transport Group
Michael John LaChiusa On Sunday, February 22, the Transport Group will present "An Evening With Michael John LaChiusa." The one-night-only event at the Lark Theatre ...
Hairspray Touring Cast to Present Benefit Cabaret in Minneapolis
Carly Jibson and Bruce Vilanch in Hairspray(Photo © Byron Batista) The national tour cast of Hairspray will present an evening of singing, dancing,
Anything Went
How inane is the 1956 film version of Anything Goes? Just listen to Decca Broadway's new CD release of the soundtrack album!
It's Greek to Them
The Aquila Theatre Company doesn't go far enough, Encores! goes just where it should -- and you must go to the Stanhope to hear Anna Bergman.
They Gotta Crow!
Alfre Woodard and Anthony Mackie talk about their roles in Regina Taylor's Drowning Crow.
Not Every Woman Is a Yente: Nancy Opel Replaces Barbara Barrie in Fiddler on the Roof
Nancy Opel It has just been announced that Nancy Opel, a 2002 Tony Award nominee for Urinetown, is taking over the role of Yente the Matchmaker in the new ...