Theater News

Sounds of the '60s
By Michael Portantiere · Sep 24, 2003
Michael Portantiere reviews new CD issues of the soundtrack albums of Bye Bye Birdie and Sweet Charity.
Sunday in the Houseman With Shows
By Peter Filichia · Sep 23, 2003
Filichia gets to see three different shows at one theater when he spends the day at the John Houseman.
Sweet Charity
Theater people give their all to make smashing successes of The Actors' Fund's Chess concert and BC/EFA's Flea Market and Grand Auction.
All-Star LAByrinth Theater Company Benefit Slated
By Matthew Murray · Sep 23, 2003
Madonna The LAByrinth Theater Company's first benefit will be held at 6:30pm on Monday, September 29 at the Daryl Roth Theater. The centerpiece of the event will be ...
O'Neill Playwrights Conference to Hold Forum in NYC
By Matthew Murray · Sep 22, 2003
James Houghton, artistic director of the O'Neill Playwrights Conference, will hold an open forum for playwrights in New York City at New Dramatists (424 West 44th Street, between ...
New York Nightlife Gets Livelier
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 22, 2003
The Siegels catch Mark Nadler and KT Sullivan's Irving Berlin revue at New York's newest cabaret venue, Mama Rose.
Suddenly Seymour
By Michael Buckley · Sep 22, 2003
Hunter Foster plays the musical theater's ultimate nebbish in Little Shop of Horrors.
Take Me Out of the Crowd
By Peter Filichia · Sep 21, 2003
Sometimes it's the viewers, not the actors, who should get panned. Filichia tells tales of audience insensitivity.
Mel Gussow's Conversation With Arthur Miller Canceled
By Matthew Murray · Sep 19, 2003
Arthur Miller It has just been announced that, due to a recent illness, Arthur Miller's appearance at the 92nd Street Y on September 22 has been canceled. The event ...
Rivers, Naughton, and Pitre to Headline Gala Reopening of Palace Theatre in Stamford
By Matthew Murray · Sep 19, 2003
Joan Rivers(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Joan Rivers, James Naughton, Louise Pitre, and other stars yet to be announced will headline the gala reopening of the newly