Theater News

Loose Lips
Raúl Esparza, Annie Golden, RuPaul, and other stars prepare to let their Hair down for The Actors' Fund.
Far Is Near
A chat with Gary Schocker, whose musical Far From the Madding Crowd will be presented as part of the NYMF.
Lennon to Open on Broadway in Summer of 2005
John Lennon It has just been announced that Lennon, a new musical based on the life and songs of former Beatle John Lennon, is scheduled to open on Broadway ...
East Fourth Street FAB Arts Festival Set for September 18
Fourth Arts Block (FAB), a team of cultural and community organizations resident on East Fourth Street in Manhattan, will present a day-long Fourth Arts Block Festival/Festival de ...
All Over the Map
Immoral Imperatives in Cape Cod, Death of Yazdgerd in San Francisco, Conscription of the Fates in St. Louis, and Wait and See in Coral Gables
A Shaw Thing
Filichia reports on the eight shows that he saw while attending the Shaw Festival in Ontario.
Of Dames and Men
Barbara & Scott ship out with Dames at Sea at the Jean Cocteau Rep, then come ashore to spend time with Hair of the Dog's Men.
Kushner to Read From Caroline, or Change at Coliseum
Tony Kushner Tony Kushner will read from Caroline, Or Change, the musical that he wrote in collaboration with composer Jeanine Tesori, at the Coliseum Books ...
Writer Jerome Chodorov Dies at 93
Jerome Chodorov, who co-wrote the 1940 hit My Sister Eileen and the book for its 1953 musical version, Wonderful Town, as well as such comedy hits as Junior Miss...
Encores! Slates A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Purlie, and The Apple Tree
New York City Center has announced the lineup for its 12th season of Encores! Great American Musicals in Concert, as follows: A Tree Grows in BrooklynThis musical ...